Karen Moldenhauer, a professor and rice breeder, has been named interim director of the Rice Research & Extension Center at the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture in Stuttgart. Moldenhauer put her recently announced retirement on hold to serve in the position.
William “Bill” Ryan has joined University of Arkansas-Pulaski Technical College in North Little Rock as the dean of the School of Technical & Professional Studies. Most recently, Ryan served as an instructor of construction technology, carpentry and historic preservation technology at Montana Technical University.
Jerry Stewart, the Conway Corp. information risk and compliance administrator, has earned the certificate for certified information systems auditor from the Information Systems Audit & Control Association. Stewart has been with Conway Corp. since 2007 and has been in his current role since December 2018.
Mitch Walton is the new director of the Office of Graduate & Professional Support at Harding University in Searcy. The office was launched July 1 to provide resources for more than 50 graduate and professional programs.
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