Provost Updates

On January 11, 2017, Provost Todd Diacon announced that four candidates for Dean of the College of Education, Health and Human Services will visit campus over the next several weeks. Based on responses received from faculty, staff, and students through a survey and town hall meetings, each candidate will hold a public presentation on the following...

December 15, 2016 Kent State University's Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost Diacon today announced the search for the next dean of the Honors College. Details on the search, including information on how to apply, are available at www.kent.edu/provost/search-dean-honors-college. 

November 2, 2016 Kent State University's Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost Diacon today announced the search for the next dean of the College of Education, Health and Human Services. Details on the search are available at http://www.kent.edu/EHHS-Dean-Search.  The search committee wishes to represent the interests of EHHS...

August 30, 2016 Kent State Provost Announces Leadership Appointments Kent State University's Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost Todd Diacon today announced that Melody Tankersley, Ph.D., has been appointed dean of Graduate Studies, effective Aug. 1, 2016. Tankersley has served as interim dean of Graduate Studies since July 1,...

August 19, 2016 It is my pleasure to announce that following a rigorous review, Sonia Alemagno, Ph.D., has been reappointed to a second five-year term as dean of the College of Public Health, beginning July 1, 2016. Please join me in thanking committee chair Dean John Crawford-Spinelli, Ed.D., and review committee members Eric Jefferis, Ph.D.,...

August 5, 2016 Kent State Provost Announces Regional Campus Leadership Appointments Kent State University's Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost Todd Diacon today announced that Susan Stocker, Ph.D., has been appointed interim dean and chief administrative officer of Kent State University at Geauga, located in Burton, Ohio, and...

July 20, 2016 Provost Announces Appointment of Jennifer Marcinkiewicz as Interim Director of Kent State's Center for Teaching and Learning Kent State University's Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost Todd Diacon today announced that Jennifer Marcinkiewicz, Ph.D., has been appointed interim director of the Center for Teaching...

Kent State University's Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost Todd Diacon today announced that David Dees, Ph.D., has been appointed interim dean and chief administrative officer of the Kent State University Columbiana County campuses, effective July 1, 2016. He will provide overall leadership of Kent State University at East...

Kent State University's Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost Todd Diacon announced today that Joan Inderhees will join the Office of the Provost in August to serve as the 2016-2017 Provost's Fellow. The Provost's fellowship provides faculty members who have an interest in academic administration the chance to develop knowledge,...

June 8, 2016 Mandy Munro-Stasiuk Selected as Associate Provost for Academic Affairs Kent State University's Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost Diacon announced today that Mandy Munro-Stasiuk, Ph.D., has been selected as associate provost for academic affairs beginning June 1, 2016.  Munro-Stasiuk has served as interim...