Announcing the appointment of Dr. Peter C. West, VP of Academic Affairs for the University of North America
It is my pleasure to announce the appointment of Dr. Peter C. West as Vice President of Academic Affairs for the University of North America.
Dr. West has extensive experience as an academic leader and faculty member in higher education. Prior to joining UoNA he was the Dean of Academic Affairs for The Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale, the Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs for Colorado Technical University and has been on the faculty and served as an administrator for Northern Illinois University.
Pete has a bachelor’s degree from the University of Wisconsin – Whitewater, a master’s degree from the University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee, and a doctorate from Northern Illinois University.
In this position, Pete will be working closely with Dr. John Hough, VP of Academics and Outreach, and Jason Koo, VP of Educational Operations. Together, they will be responsible for day-to-day academic operations including faculty and instructional oversight, academic support services, new program development, ensuring institutional effectiveness and assessment for improvement, ensuring compliance with accreditation criteria, and helping to create and sustain a collaborative educational environment for UoNA.
Pete is looking forward to working with our faculty and students as we continue our efforts at creating an outstanding institution that provides quality learning experience for all UoNA students.
Please join me in welcoming Dr. West to UoNA.
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