Areena Arora, Managing Editor
Dale J. Brugh, professor of Chemistry has been appointed as the university’s first Associate Dean of Innovation.
According to a press release sent by Cole Hatcher, director of media and community relations, “Brugh will research and evaluate the impact of potential new academic programs, advise the university on ways to streamline academic policies and practices, promote the use of new time-saving technologies, and contribute to institutional research.”
Provost Chuck Stinemetz in his message to the campus said, “Dale brings a unique combination of creativity, reasoning, and experience to the position. His recent work as chair of the Faculty Personnel Committee also highlights his ability to both implement policy revision and apply technology to allow for more efficient processes.”
Brugh said, “I look forward to helping faculty translate their ideas into changes that make Ohio Wesleyan University better able to serve current and future students,” according to the press release.