Harris Search Associates appoints Director of the School of Social Work at West Virginia University
Harris Search Associates has successfully appointed Dr. Elise Fullmer as Director of the School of Social Work search at West Virginia University.
Dr. Fullmer brings significant experience and expertise to the School. She has served in academic leadership positions in social work programs at Radford University, Spalding University, Murray State University, and UNC-Charlotte. Her research and teaching interests complement our School's mission. Through her leadership in various research and training grants, she has worked with community and state-level stakeholders. Dr. Fullmer also has practice experience, having worked as a social worker in Utah and New York. Elise Fullmer has a Ph.D. in Social Work from the State University of New York at Albany, an MSW from the University of Utah, and a B.S. in Psychology from the University of Utah.
West Virginia University, is a doctoral, Research High-Activity, land-grant institution located in Morgantown WV. Morgantown was recently selected as the best small city in the east and is located in the scenic foothills of the Appalachian Mountains, 75 miles south of Pittsburgh and 200 miles west of Washington, DC. The WVU student body population is approximately 30,000. Additional information about the university and community may be found at www.wvu.edu. The University offers 193 bachelor's, master's, doctoral, and professional degree programs in 15 colleges. WVU has produced 25 Rhodes Scholars including former WVU president David C. Hardesty, Jr. The University also has produced 30 Goldwater Scholars, 19 Truman Scholars, 5 members of USA Today's "All‑USA College Academic First Team", and 2 winners of the Morris K. Udall Undergraduate Scholarship
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