Prof Moves Into PNW Leadership Post

Sep 18, 2017

Purdue Northwest Professor Richard Rupp speaks at a 2011 "Friday University" program, when it was Purdue Calumet. Rupp is now chief of staff to PNW Chancellor Thomas Keon.
Credit Purdue University Northwest - Hammond

A veteran Purdue University Northwest faculty member who has experience not only in the classroom and in research, but in heading up campus projects, is now putting his academic and service experience to work directly for the PNW administration.

Richard Rupp was recently named as chief of staff to PNW Chancellor Thomas Keon.  I had a chance to sit down with Professor Rupp in the Chancellor's Conference Room on the Hammond campus on Friday to talk, and here's what he told me.