Dr. Rondall Rice named Director of University Studies
We are pleased to announce that Dr. Rondall Rice will be joining University Studies on July 1st, 2014 as Director of University Studies.
Dr. Rice comes to us from the United States Air Force where he is ending his current assignment as Chief of Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance of the 603rd Air and Space Operations Center, U.S. Air Forces Europe and U.S. Air Forces, Africa. He holds a Ph.D. in history from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, a master of strategic studies with academic distinction from the Air War College, a master of arts in history from the University of Nebraska at Lincoln and a bachelor of science from the United States Air Force.
He served two stints in the department of history at the US Air Force Academy. At the Academy, he led in creating, directing, and teaching interdisciplinary courses. Dr. Rice has also held a number of positions in academic administration within military education programs and at the Academy.
Our sincerest gratitude is extended to Dr. Nelson Cooper who has served as the interim director of the University Studies program during the initial year of planning and implementation. His leadership has been outstanding as he has helped get the program off to a successful start.