Cuyahoga Community College Names Dr. Michael Schoop Metropolitan Campus President.
"We are looking forward to the leadership Dr. Schoop will bring to our Metropolitan Campus and his joining our management team. He has an impressive list of academic and administrative credentials that demonstrate a strong commitment to helping students achieve success in their personal and professional lives," said Tri-C President Dr. Jerry Sue Thornton.
Schoop received his baccalaureate degree from the University of Chicago and both his Master's and Doctorate from the University of Maryland. He has taught numerous undergraduate courses in writing and composition and has given presentations at regional and national conferences on higher education and the field of rhetoric.
In his recent graduate studies, he has focused on the intersection between finance, organizational development, and learning innovation taking place at America's community colleges.
"Cuyahoga Community College has a well-deserved national reputation as being one of this country's most creative and cutting-edge colleges. It is also recognized for the vital role its academic, social and economic development programs play in the community of Northeast Ohio. I am truly excited by the opportunity to join the talented faculty and staff of this extraordinary institution," said Schoop.
CONTACT: Greg Krizman, Executive Director, Marketing and Communications of Cuyahoga Community College, +1-216-987-4820, or cell, +1-216-409-6683
Web site: http://www.tri-c.edu/