Subscribe Register Login

Wednesday, September 03, 2014, 12:45 a.m.
Top Picks - Mobile App

UALR names 3 vice-provost candidates

This article was published June 3, 2014 at 12:30 p.m.

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock has selected its top three candidates to become vice provost for research, innovation and economic development, the university said Tuesday.

The new vice provost will be head of department-based research projects, plus the university’s Center for Integrative Nanotechnology Sciences; its Emerging Analytics Center; and TechLaunch, formerly the Center for Innovation & Commercialization, UALR officials said.

The finalists and their campus visit dates are:

• Amit Goyal, a corporate fellow and scientist at Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Oak Ridge, Tenn., who holds a master’s degree in mechanical and aerospace engineering from University of Rochester, N.Y..; an executive master’s of business administration from Purdue University of West Lafayette, Ind., and a Ph.D. in materials science and engineering from the University of Rochester. He will visit campus June 9-10.

• Matt McKillip of Purdue University, who directs research and innovation across eight campuses. He holds a master’s degree in science/organizational leadership from Purdue and will visit June 17-18.

• Andrew Myers, executive director of the Kansas Polymer Research Center at Pittsburg State University in Pittsburg, Kan., holds master's and doctoral degrees in chemistry from the University of Rochester. He will visit June 11-12.

Comments on: UALR names 3 vice-provost candidates

To report abuse or misuse of this area please hit the "Suggest Removal" link in the comment to alert our online managers. Read our Terms of Use policy.

Subscribe Register Login

You must login to make comments.


  • Finish heavy equipme

    Redstone Construction Group has the following positions avai...

  • Financial aid adviso

    University of Arkansas at Little Rockr The University of Ark...

  • Member service rep

    member service representative Fayetteville UARK Federal Cr...
    FAYETTEVILLE, Arkansas

  • Website design

    aristotle design:Web Site Design Producer positions now hiri...

  • Forestry

    forestrytrees Are Us , LLC, Warren, AR is now hiring 65 temp...

Search 921 jobs >

Top Picks - Mobile App
Arkansas Online