People Watch: Another University of Akron dean is stepping down

Elizabeth Kennedy is leaving the Ohio institution to join Missouri Western State U
By: | November 20, 2019
Elizabeth Kennedy, Vice Provost, Missouri Western State UElizabeth Kennedy, Vice Provost, Missouri Western State U

The University of Akron is going through another dean-level leadership change, as Elizabeth Kennedy, who is currently dean of the College of Applied Science and Technology and interim dean of the College of Health Professions, is leaving the Ohio institution. She is joining Missouri Western State University as vice provost. Read more.

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