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W.Va. State names Kumara L. Jayasuriya as provost and vice president
Reported by: Associated Press
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 12:09 PM EDT
Kumara Jayasuriya (JAZ'-uh-ree-ha) has been named provost and vice president of academic affairs at West Virginia State University.
He currently is associate vice chancellor for academic affairs and a professor of mathematics at Purdue University North Central.
He previously served at Indiana University East as dean of the School of Natural Science and Mathematics and in several other positions.
Jayasuriya also has served as a peer reviewer for the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association and for The National Alliance of Concurrent Enrollment Partnerships.