Kevin P. Gwaltney, Ph.D.
Dr. Kevin Gwaltney is Director of Planning in the Office of Institutional Effectiveness at Kennesaw State University. He supports KSU's demonstration of educational program quality and continuous improvement, and acquisition and maintenance of program/specialized accreditation. He was a member of the writing team for KSU’s Consolidation Prospectus and Substantive Change Report and served as an internal report editor. In 2011-2012, Dr. Gwaltney was the coordinator of the Strategic Thinking and Planning Committee, which developed the KSU 2012-2017 Strategic Plan. In 2012 and 2013, he contributed to the University’s SACSCOC Fifth-Year Interim Report by coordinating evidential materials of more than 80 educational programs that supported the University’s response for Comprehensive Standard 18.104.22.168. The report was accepted without condition, resulting in two invitations to present at SACSCOC meetings, for which Dr. Gwaltney was a co-presenter.
Dr. Gwaltney joined KSU in 2001 and is an Associate Professor of Chemistry. He holds a Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry from North Carolina State University. He was a member of the KSU Strategic Plan Assessment Team. For 2009-2010, Dr. Gwaltney served as KSU’s Faculty Senate President, which included responsibilities as chair of the Faculty Senate Executive Committee, the University Council, and the President’s Planning and Budget Advisory Committee.