VCSU recognizes faculty, staff accomplishments

Aug 26th, 2013 @ 1:51 pm | Author: Greg Vanney
Valley City State University faculty and staff members who received tenure, were promoted, and/or completed a degree were honored at a recognition reception with President Steven W. Shirley and Cabinet members at the President’s House Guest Inn on Aug. 13.

The honorees included:

• David Demuth, Jr., Ph.D., professor and executive director of the Great Plains STEM Center at VCSU, who received tenure

• Jennifer Jenness, M.A./MSLS, who received tenure and was promoted from assistant to associate professor of communication arts

• Gregory Carlson, director of institutional research and assessment, who earned a Ph.D. in institutional analysis from North Dakota State University

• Peder Gjovik, who earned a Ph.D. in occupational and adult education from North Dakota State University and was promoted from instructor to assistant professor in the department of technology

• Sheri Okland, who earned a Ph.D. in education from North Dakota State University and was promoted from instructor to assistant professor in the department of education and graduate studies

• Rachelle Hunt, instructor in the health and physical education department, who earned an M.Ed. in teaching and technology from VCSU