Harris Search Associates has been selected to lead the search for the Benjamin M. Statler College of Engineering and Mineral Resources Endowed Chair of Gas Utilization at West Virginia University.
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 "Allâ€‘USA College Academic First Team", and 2 winners of the Morris K. Udall Undergraduate Scholarship.
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