Mines News

Release Date Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Puszynski Named Interim President at SD Mines

Jan A. Puszynski, Ph.D., is the interim president of the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology.

Jan A. Puszynski, Ph.D., vice president for research at South Dakota School of Mines & Technology, has been named interim president at SD Mines.

Puszynski begins his duties immediately and will serve in a temporary capacity until a national search for the next president is concluded and a new university president is appointed.

For more information on the appointment of Puszynski as acting president please see the press release issued by the South Dakota Board of Regents.

 

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