09-27-2014, 06:45 PM
Appointed to start 33rd president of November 2010, (including external research funding a $ 500 M) annual operating budget Staff College and 37,500 12 schools and flagship of Loh lead state, and 9000 faculty students, of $ 6.7 billion 1 subsidy system of the land.
Continued dominance as a research university, University of Maryland front-rank, public support is a priority for him.
• education and affordable excellence: learning and teaching skills; Exit the gap of achievement and overall; entrepreneurial education curriculum and conversion technology innovation through.
• strategic partnership of research and innovation: joint faculty appointments federal agencies, and industry, research, and collaboration with universities in other (School of Health Sciences of the University of Maryland Baltimore School especially) the practical application of technology.
• physical facilities, environmental sustainability: building or completion date, totaling $ 700 million newly renovated; I will reduce the footprint of the campus in half by 2020 pipeline.
• Fundraising: 2012; preparation for the campaign of the following completion of the campaign of $ 1 billion capital.
• Conference of the big 10: I took part in the Big 10 in 2014 compete at the highest level to ensure the long-term health of the financial athletics Maryland, academic cooperation and 10 peer institutions Big.
• activation of College Park: with complex real estate development expansion in order to strengthen the quality of public safety, public transportation, public charter education, the life of the university town around.
Previously, and Loh Vice President, Seattle University Humanities Dean director who served as president of the University of Iowa, chief policy advisor and governor policy room, Hon Gary Locke, Washington; dean Faculty of Vice President Academic Affairs, Colorado University Boulder province. University of Washington Law School Dean.
Iowa law professor Washington, Colorado and Boulder was a professor of public policy at the University of Maryland Loh earlier. He was a Law School Visiting Professor Austin Cornell University, Peking University (China), Emory, Texas, University of Houston, at Vanderbilt. Criminal justice reform and the field of social change laws and is equipped with education and scholarship of his.
It served as the United States General Accounting Audit Advisory Council and the American Council of Education. He chaired the advisory committee of the academic in the United States Department of Homeland Security.
I was selected as the Daily Record, the "people of Maryland influential". From immigrant Council of the United States winning pioneer Award "immigrant achievement Award" "," Asia Pacific Ocean American judicial Association he;. Honorary degree from his three universities in the University of Washington School of Law as a law school in the United States by the student "year was elected the Professor "Association President.
Born in China, as a child to move to Peru with his family Loh. He himself became a naturalized citizen and immigrated to the United States after graduating from high school. He and his wife, Barbara, you have master's degree, rn, a daughter.
Mass, get JD Yale Law School a doctorate at the University of Michigan in psychology; bachelor's degree, University of Grinnell; Cornell University MFA graduate school te Leuven University (Belgium): education.