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'Women of Influence' series welcomes Kennesaw State University provost

Alfred University’s Women's Leadership Center (WLC) welcomes Dr. Teresa Joyce, a native of Andover, NY, and associate provost at Kennesaw State University (KSU), Kennesaw, GA, to speak on Thursday, March 19, at 4:30 p.m. at the Women’s Leadership Center.

Her program is part of the WLC’s “Women of Influence” series and is open to the public free of charge.

In her talk, Joyce will discuss ways to be sure that a college education is teaching essential leadership skills, as well as why everyone should care about women’s leadership in the first place. She will share her views after having established a women's leadership lab at Kennesaw State’s College of Business.

Before becoming associate provost, Joyce served as the dean of the Graduate College (2000-08) and chair of KSU’s Department of Management & Entrepreneurship (1993-2000). Previously, she served as a faculty member at St. Bonaventure University, the University of Pittsburgh, and Emory University, Atlanta, GA. She also served as a management consultant with Organizational Design Consultants, Inc.

Joyce has authored or co-authored more than 80 articles on the topics of organizational change, strategic planning, and human resource management.

She earned a bachelor’s degree from St. Bonaventure and MBA and doctoral degrees from the University of Pittsburgh.