Cercone Appointed Provost Fellow

Posted on 4/15/2010 1:59:36 PM

Dr. Karen Rose Cercone, Department of Geoscience, was appointed a Provost Fellow for the 2010–2011 academic year to work on the Middle States Commission reaccreditation process for IUP.

The announcement from the Provost’s office follows:

Dr. Karen Rose Cercone, professor of Geosciences, has been appointed as Provost Fellow beginning this summer and through the 2010–2011 academic year. Dr. Cercone will work closely with the associate provost primarily on assessment projects, especially on work required in preparation for the Periodic Program Review Report due to be submitted to the Middle States Commission in summer 2011 as part of our reaccreditation process.

During her twenty-four years at IUP, Dr. Cercone has served on her department and college outcome assessment committees as well as the University Outcomes Assessment Committee. Her knowledge and expertise will be a great asset to Academic Affairs as we prepare for the next Middle States review.