MSUM President Anne Blackhurst has named Joseph D. Bessie to be Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs. Bessie is currently a Professor of Philosophy at the University of Wisconsin–Stout, where he also served as Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic and Student Affairs. “Following a national search, Dr. Bessie emerged as the clear choice […]
Academic Affairs is pleased to announce two new additions to our Office of Institutional Effectiveness. Kevin Brown is the new Director of the Office of Institutional Effectiveness. Kevin has experience in institutional research from the University of Wisconsin-River Falls. He also served as the Institutional Effectiveness Director for Brown College in Mendota Heights, Minnesota. He […]
On Wednesday, May 28, 2014, two candidates will interview for the position of Interim Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs. Both candidates will host an open forum where they will introduce themselves, outline their vision and goals for the Interim Provost position, and respond to questions from the audience. Dr. Tim Borchers: Dr. Borchers […]
The Preliminary Fall 2014 Kick-Off Week Schedule for new and returning faculty has been posted to the Academic Affairs website at www.mnstate.edu/academicaffairs/reference.aspx.
An opinion article published by slate.com, A Ghost Town with a Quad, on Nov. 26, 2013 discusses university wide conversations at MSU Moorhead to adjust the numbers of its faculty members to a student body that has declined 10.9 percent since 2010. The article suggests that MSUM will soon have no departments of English, physics, […]