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dc.contributor.authorScott, Thomas Allan (1943- )
dc.contributor.editorScott, Thomas Allan (1943- )
dc.contributor.otherCurrin, Thomas R.
dc.identifier.citationInterview with Thomas R. Currin, 2018-04-04, Kennesaw State University oral history series, Kennesaw State University Oral History Project, 1973- , KSU/45/05/001, Kennesaw State University Archives.en_US
dc.descriptionDean Thomas R. Currin joined the Civil Engineering Technology Department of Southern College of Technology in 1991. Dr. Currin became Southern Polytechnic State University’s Director of Planning for Engineering in 2005. The following year, 2006, he became the founding dean of SPSU’s School of Engineering. He played a central role in gaining Board of Regents approval and professional accreditation for SPSU’s various degree programs in engineering. With consolidation, he became the founding dean in 2015 of KSU’s Southern Polytechnic College of Engineering and Engineering Technology. In 2016 the Georgia Society of Professional Engineers chose Dr. Currin as the Georgia Engineer of the Year. He retired in June 2018.en_US
dc.description.abstractOral history interview with Thomas R. Currin, Dean of KSU’s Southern Polytechnic College of Engineering and Engineering Technology.en_US
dc.publisherKennesaw State University Archivesen_US
dc.rightsThe digital reproductions on this site are provided for research consultation and scholarly purposes only. To request permission to publish, reproduce, publicly display, broadcast, or distribute this material in any format outside of fair use please contact the Kennesaw State University Archives.
dc.subjectCurrin, Thomas R.
dc.subjectSouthern Polytechnic State University -- History.
dc.subjectKennesaw State University -- History.
dc.subjectUniversities and colleges -- Georgia -- Cobb County -- History.
dc.subjectUniversities and colleges -- Mergers -- Georgia -- Cobb County.
dc.subjectOral histories.
dc.titleInterview with Thomas R. Currinen_US

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