Terese M. Wignot, Interim Provost
Terese M. Wignot, Ph.D. - Interim Provost
Dr. Wignot received her B.A. and her Ph.D. from Lehigh University. She has been an Associate Professor of Chemistry at Wilkes since 1989. During that time, she served as both the Coordinator (2000-2005) and the Chair (2005-2011) of the Chemistry Department. Since 2000, Dr. Wignot has been the Director of Science in Motion, a grant-funded program which enables Wilkes to partner with and provide outreach to secondary schools in the region. She is a member of the American Chemical Society and Phi Beta Kappa.
In addition to her proven leadership in science education, Dr. Wignot has contributed to the University community through her service on a variety of committees including the Admissions and Financial Aid Committee, the University Athletic Board, the Faculty Affairs Council, the Faculty Workload Task Force, and the Master Planning Committee.
Throughout her career at Wilkes, Dr. Wignot has been an effective advocate for the faculty in terms of program innovation and openness in the governance process.