Camper appointed MSU's interim vice president for research, creativity and technology transfer
Longtime Montana State University faculty member and administrator Anne Camper has been named the university’s interim vice president for research, creativity and technology transfer, university officials announced Thursday. She will assume her duties on July 1.
“As a faculty member, researcher and administrator, Dr. Camper thoroughly understands MSU’s research enterprise, and she is well-positioned to continue to advance it. She is well respected in the research community, has enormous experience and a track record of success,” said MSU President Waded Cruzado.
Camper will succeed Tom McCoy, who has been named vice president for research and economic development at the University of North Texas in Denton.
Award-winning journalist to deliver keynote address at W2: The Women to Women Conference
Award-winning journalist Nance Guilmartin will deliver a keynote address from noon-1:30 p.m. at the 2013 W2: The Women to Women Conference, set for Thursday, May 23, at the Best Western Plus GranTree Inn in Bozeman. The conference, "Empowering Women to Move Forward in Business and Life," is presented by the Montana State University College of Business, MSU College of Business Women's Circle of Excellence, Prospera Business Network and Montana Women's Business Center. (Registration is required.) (4/13)
Long-time MSU alumni director Jaynee Drange Groseth set to retire
Jaynee Drange Groseth - the long-time director of the Montana State University Alumni Association - is retiring effective July 1. In recognition of her long service, she will be given the title president emerita of the MSU Alumni Association. "All across Montana and even in faraway states, MSU alumni and friends know the name 'Jaynee Groseth'," said MSU President Waded Cruzado. "Throughout her career, she has been an exceptional advocate for MSU and laid the foundation for so many of the university's current successes." more
ADVANCE Project TRACS awarded $3.4 million
MSU has received a $3.4 million grant to help broaden the participation of women faculty members by improving the work environment for the entire campus. Funding is from the National Science Foundation's ADVANCE Institutional Transformation program for "Project TRACS: Empirically Investigating Transformation through Relatedness, Autonomy, and Competence Support." award news
The research team includes Jessi Smith, Psychology Department, as the PI. President Waded Cruzado, Provost Martha Potvin and Tom McCoy, Vice President for Research, Creativity and Technology Transfer, and Sara Rushing, Political Science, are serving as Co-PIs.
For more information please contact Jessi Smith or call 994-4690.NEW - ADVANCE Project TRACS web site
Working to enhance and expand research and creative opportunities for women and minorities.