Zakahi named provost, VP of academic affairs at Keene State
Keene State College has announced Dr. Walter Zakahi as its new provost and vice president for academic affairs. (COURTESY)
Zakahi brings 16 years of academic leadership to his new post at Keene State College. Most recently, he has served as College of Arts and Humanities Dean at Minnesota State University, Mankato for the past four years.
Zakahi was chosen from a large pool of qualified candidates, according to Keene State.
“Walter’s background, which is steeped in academics, along with his executive leadership experience, commitment to public liberal arts, dedication to the success of students and his passion for a diverse learning environment, all make him a superb choice for Keene State College,” Huot said. “I am confident that faculty, staff and students alike will benefit greatly from his service. With this addition to our leadership team, Keene State College is taking an important step toward reaching its greatest potential.”
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