Sharing this couple of weeks late… Sorry about it.

Congratulations to Michigan Indian Community Member Virinder Moudgil on being appointed Lawrence Technological University’s President. He is the seventh president of LTU. Virinder Moudgil succeeds Lewis Walker on July 1st 2012.

From Crain’s Detroit Business:

Moudgil, senior vice president and provost of Oakland University, oversees operations of six schools, the library, 16 administrative units, grants, sponsored research and other areas. He also co-chairs the steering committee for the Oakland University William Beaumont Medical School. He joined the staff of Oakland University in 1976 as an assistant professor of biological sciences.

Moudgil earned a doctorate in zoology and biochemistry from Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India.

For more details on Virinder K.Moudgil check out this page at Oakland University.