Dr. King is the Interim Vice President for Student Affairs. He is responsible for all aspects of student life, promoting a campus culture that embraces academic excellence, social and personal development and civic responsibility. The departments/offices within Student Affairs include Campus Recreation, Career Development Center, Counseling & Psychological Services, Dean of Students Office, Owls Health Care Promotion, Housing and Residential Life, International Student and Scholar Services, Military & Veterans Affairs, Diversity and Multicultural Affairs, New Student Orientation, Parent and Family Programs, Upward Bound, Student Conduct, Student Health Services, Student Government, Student Involvement, Leadership Education and Development, Student Media, Student Union, Office of Students with Disabilities and the Weppner Center for Civic Engagement and Service.
Dr. King is also an Associate Graduate Faculty with the department of Educational Leadership and Research Methodology within the College of Education.
Over the past 20 years, Dr. King has held administrative positions in Student Affairs at Florida State University, University of Florida, Wheeling Jesuit University and East Carolina University. Dr. King is involved with the Southern Association for College Student Affairs (SACSA) and the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA). He has participated in many institutes and workshops including the NASPA/SACSA New Professional Institute (NPI), NASPA/SACSA Mid Managers’ Institute (MMI), and the NASPA Senior Student Affairs Officers’ Institute.
Dr. King holds a Bachelor of Science in Curriculum & Instruction and a Master of Science in Higher Education Administration/Student Affairs from Florida State University. He received a Doctorate of Educational Administration & Leadership from Indiana University of Pennsylvania.