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Oct. 02, 2012
CONTACT: K. E. Schwab

Rock graduate earns Fulbright

Kimberly Kline, a 1989 Slippery Rock University graduate and associate professor of higher education administration at Buffalo State University, recently was named a Fulbright Scholar and will serve in Kyiv, Ukraine.

The Fulbright Scholar Program provides merit-based grants for international exchange for students, scholars, teachers, scientists and artists. U.S. Sen. J. William Fulbright of Arkansas founded it in the U.S. in 1946.

Kline, who majored in political science at SRU, received her doctorate in higher education from Indiana University. At Buffalo State, she teaches courses in assessments, tests, research methods in higher education and moral reasoning in higher education.

Her research focuses on professional development, issues of social justice in higher education and student learning outcomes.

Slippery Rock University is Pennsylvania's premier public residential university. Slippery Rock University provides students with a comprehensive learning experience that intentionally combines academic instruction with enhanced educational and learning opportunities that make a positive difference in their lives.