Dr. James Zhang, Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost
Dr. James Zhang has served as the Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost since 2014. As the Chief Academic┬áOfficer of Kettering, he oversees learning and teaching, along with all related areas including student achievement, curriculum┬ádevelopment, faculty performance and development, graduate education, and research. He is also a member of the President's┬áCabinet.
While at Kettering, James has led efforts to create the University's current college structure and new faculty workload model.┬áAlso, he guided the University's Program Realignment and Reinvention initiative which resulted in significant program and┬áorganizational changes. During his tenure, James has expanded collaboration with international corporations and higher┬áeducation institutions, and grown graduate studies.
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