Rex Ramsier is the senior vice provost and professor of physics and chemistry.
Prior to his appointment as senior vice provost, Ramsier served the University in a number of positions, including vice provost for academic programs and operations; associate provost for academic policies, procedures and reviews; director of the Institute for Teaching and Learning; associate professor of physics, chemistry, and chemical engineering; and assistant professor of physics. After earning his Ph.D., Ramsier was a senior scientist in stress corrosion cracking and advanced energy conversion at Westinghouse Electric Corporation Bettis Atomic Power Laboratory.
Ramsier graduated summa cum laude from The University of Akron with a B.S. in physics. He earned an M.S. in physics from UA and a Ph.D. in physics from the University of Pittsburgh.
Areas of Responsibility
- Higher Learning Commission and Discipline Accreditation
- AAUP Contract Negotiation and Implementation
- Academic Structure and Policies
- Academic Facilities and Staffing