FORA.tv Speaker - Daniel Porterfield

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Biography

Franklin & Marshall College President Daniel R. Porterfield, Ph.D., prioritizes enhancing academic excellence, supporting students, building campus community and increasing civic outreach. A scholar of English, he teaches literature courses dealing with human rights, education and social justice.

Since becoming president on March 1, 2011, Porterfield has strengthened support for faculty and student research, launched new initiatives to enhance students’ personal and professional development and overseen a strategic planning process designed to solidify F&M’s position as a leading national liberal arts college during a time of rapid change in American higher education.

1 Program

Higher Education Panel

11.07.13 | 00:29:06 min | 0 comments