WVU Provost offers thoughts on higher ed
June 14, 2012 ·
West Virginia University announced recently that there will be a 5% increase in tuition in the upcoming academic year. Provost Michele Wheatly discusses the change and some of the other challenges in higher education today.
Born and raised in London, Wheatly just finished her 2nd academic year as WVU’s first female provost. Prior to joining WVU in January 2010, Wheatly was the dean of the College of Science and Mathematics and professor of Biological Sciences at Wright State University. Wheatly’s background is in biomedical science. Select the link above to hear the conversation between Glynis Board and Dr. Michele Wheatly.