Kelrick Named Biology Chair

This summer, Michael Kelrick was appointed chair of the Biology Department.

For the previous three and half years, Kelrick served as the director of Interdisciplinary Studies. He worked to support and develop Truman’s Interdisciplinary Studies programs and to nurture the relatively new Student Initiated Course and Student Initiated Learning Opportunity programs.

Marty Eisenberg, associate provost, will serve as the interim director of Interdisciplinary Studies for the 2011-2012 academic year.