MSU Announces Second Presidential Candidate

MSU has released the name of the second candidate that has applied to become Midwestern State University's new president.

Dr. Andrew Rogerson has been named as the second candidate in the MSU Presidential search.

According to his biography, Andrew Rogerson is the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs at Sonoma State University.

Rogerson has held faculty and/or research positions at the University of Toronto, the University of London, UC Santa Barbara and the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology. He has held research appointments at two Government Laboratories in Canada and England. He is a strong advocate of promoting faculty research involving students.

Rogerson's own research has been funded by federal or governmental agencies including the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, the National Science Foundation, and the National Environmental Research Council (UK). He has served as Dean of Science and Mathematics at Fresno State (CA), Dean of Science at Marshall University (WV) and Associate Dean at the Oceanographic Center of Nova Southeastern University (FL). Rogerson received his Ph.D. in Microbial Ecology from the University of Stirling, Scotland in 1979.