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Dr. Gilbert L. Rochon

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WSFA

12 East Delano Avenue

Mongomery, Alabama 36105

United States

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President

Tuskegee University

Affiliations

Board Member
Association of Public and Land-grant Universities

Advisory Board Member
Saint Francis Care Inc

Technology Advisory Committee
Center for High Performance Computing

Member of Education, Workforce Development and Technology Transfer
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Education

Harvard University

MIT

MIT's School of Architecture and Planning

University of Florida

Education Booth

Master of Public Health degree

Yale University

Master of Public Health degree

Yale University School of Medicine

Ph.D.

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Ph.D.

Purdue University

bachelor's degree

University of Dhaka

bachelor's degree

English

Xavier University

joint BA/MS degree programs

collaboration

Columbia University

joint BA/MS degree programs

collaboration

New School for Social Research ( Public Policy

joint BA/MS degree programs

collaboration

New School for Social Research ( Public Policy )

joint BA/MS degree programs

collaboration

State University of New York

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TUSKEGEE, Ala. (September 17, 2010) - ...

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TUSKEGEE, Ala. (September 17, 2010) - Dr. Andrew Brimmer, chairman of the Tuskegee University Board of Trustees, announced the appointment of Dr. Gilbert L. Rochon as the sixth President of Tuskegee University, effective Nov.1. Rochon comes to Tuskegee from Purdue University in West Lafayette, Ind.


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Daniel "Chappie" James Center on Saturday, Jan. 22 for the inauguration of Tuskegee University's sixth president, Dr. Gilbert L. Rochon.

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TUSKEGEE, Ala. (January 18, 2011) - International researcher and academician, Dr. Gilbert L. Rochon, will be inaugurated as president of Tuskegee University on Saturday, Jan. 21 at 2 p.m. in a formal ceremony in the Gen. Daniel "Chappie" James Arena. The program, open to the public, will include delegates from colleges and universities throughout the U.S.
Inauguration speakers include Rochon; Alabama Governor Robert Bentley; Dr. Molly Corbett Broad, president of the American Council on Education; and Dr. Michael Lomax, president of the United Negro College Fund.


TUSKEGEE, Ala. (January 18, 2011) - ...

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TUSKEGEE, Ala. (January 18, 2011) - International researcher and academician, Dr. Gilbert L. Rochon, will be inaugurated as president of Tuskegee University on Saturday, Jan. 21 at 2 p.m. in a formal ceremony in the Gen. Daniel "Chappie" James Arena. The program, open to the public, will include delegates from colleges and universities throughout the U.S.

Inauguration speakers include Rochon; Alabama Governor Robert Bentley; Dr. Molly Corbett Broad, president of the American Council on Education; and Dr. Michael Lomax, president of the United Negro College Fund.


TUSKEGEE, Ala. (September 17, 2010) - ...

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TUSKEGEE, Ala. (September 17, 2010) - Dr. Andrew Brimmer, chairman of the Tuskegee University Board of Trustees, announced the appointment of Dr. Gilbert L. Rochon as the sixth President of Tuskegee University, effective Nov.1. Rochon comes to Tuskegee from Purdue University in West Lafayette, Ind.

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Rochon comes highly recommended with an impressive set of credentials, Brimmer stated.
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Rochon currently serves as a senior research scientist at the Rosen Center for Advanced Computing and director of the Terrestrial Observatory at Purdue. The Observatory is a real-time satellite ground station for interdisciplinary multi-sensor remote sensing. Additionally, he served as Associate Vice President for Collaborative Research and Engagement at Purdue.
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In recommending the candidate, Brimmer told the Board of Trustees: "As we reviewed and evaluated Dr. Rochon's Education and Professional Experience, it became evident that he has been preparing thoroughly (without aiming for it explicitly) for the presidency of Tuskegee University.
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Rochon earned his bachelor's degree in English from Xavier University (New Orleans); a Master of Public Health degree from the Yale University School of Medicine; and a Ph.D. from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Rochon has held several positions in education, health, and community and national agencies. His resume includes: director of the Dorchester Mental Health Center, Boston State Hospital, Boston, Mass.; associate professor and director/chair of the Conrad N. Hilton Endowed Professorship, Urban Studies and Public Policy Institute at Dillard University in New Orleans, where he established joint BA/MS degree programs in collaboration with counterparts at Columbia University (Urban Planning), New School for Social Research (Public Policy) and State University of New York, Stonybrook (Coastal Oceanography); and researcher and investigator in divisions of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.
Rochon has an extensive background of international research. He is currently an adjunct professor at the Mah Fah Luang University, Chiang Rai, Thailand.
Rochon, a native of New Orleans, has been the recipient of many research fellowships,, including the Fulbright Senior Specialist Research Fellow, International Nutrition Fellow, the Dwight David Eisenhower Faculty Fellow, and the Dorothy Danford Compton Fellow.
Rochon has published and/or collaborated on more than 135 articles in peer- refereed professional journals. He is the founding editor of the Journal of Terrestrial Observation. He also serves on many review panels and advisory boards in the areas of his scientific specialization.


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