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Company Overview of Kent State University

Company Overview

Kent State University is an educational institution that offers academic research programs focusing on certificate, associate, bachelor's, master's, educational specialist, and doctoral levels. The institution provides degrees in arts, sciences, communication and information, health and human services, and technology. Additionally, it offers courses in nursing, financial engineering, and digital sciences. Kent State University was formerly known as The Kent State Normal School and changed its name in 1935. The institution was founded in 1910 and is based in Kent, Ohio.

1500 Horning Road

Kent, OH 44242

United States

Founded in 1910

Phone:

330-672-3000

Key Executives for Kent State University

Dean of Kent State’s College of Public Health
Secretary to the Board of Trustees and Trustee
General Counsel and Vice President of Human Resources
Vice President for University Relations and Chief Marketing and Communications Officer
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Kent State University Key Developments

Kent State University Announces Board Changes

KENT Stephen Perry, former executive director of the Pro Football Hall of Fame, is Kent State University's newest trustee. Gov. John Kasich appointed Perry to a nine-year term on the board of trustees, ending in May 2023. Perry replaces Jane Murphy Timken, whose term ended this year. She previously served as chair of the board.

Kent State University Elects Beverly J. Warren as President

The Kent State University Board of Trustees has elected Beverly J. Warren, Ed.D., Ph.D., FACSM, currently provost and senior vice president of Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU), as its next university president at a special board meeting held on Jan. 8, 2014. Warren will begin serving as Kent State's 12th president on July 1, 2014. She will succeed retiring President Lester A. Lefton, who has served as Kent State's chief executive officer since July 1, 2006.

Kent State University Presents at Graphite & Graphene Conference, Nov-26-2013 10:15 AM

Kent State University Presents at Graphite & Graphene Conference, Nov-26-2013 10:15 AM. Venue: Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel, 811 7th Ave at 52nd Street, New York, New York, United States. Speakers: Hiroshi Yokoyama, Director, Liquid Crystal Institute.

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