|Business Administration Department starts academic year with new chair|
Victor Kane begins the next chapter of his academic career by joining University of the West on Aug. 1 as the chair of the Business Administration Department.
“Dr. Kane comes to us with an impressive background in both private industry and higher education,” said Dr. Steve Morgan, UWest President.
Kane earned his B.A. at Boston University and an M.S. from Columbia University. He earned his Ph.D. from Brandeis University.
Formerly an executive in private industry, Kane has also held teaching positions in the U.S. and abroad. He is also a published author.
“I also express my thanks to Dr. Chi Sheh and Meskerem Tadesse for serving as co-chairs during our search process,” Morgan said. “Their willingness to take on the extra role and its many responsibilities is greatly appreciated.”
Professors Sheh and Tadesse will continue to teach and mentor UWest students.