Campbellsville University Professor Receives Promotion, Awarded Tenure

By Joan C. McKinney, director of university communications

CAMPBELLSVILLE, Ky. – Dr. Glenn McQuaide, assistant professor of biology at Campbellsville University, has been promoted and granted tenure at Campbellsville University, according to Dr. Michael V. Carter, president.

McQuaide, who is a 1985 graduate of Campbellsville University, has been promoted to associate professor of biology. He has employed at CU since 1993 when he began teaching as an adjunct professor and became a full-time instructor in 1996.

McQuaide worked as a lab analyst at Campbellsville Water Company from 1993 until 1996.

He is a 1981 graduate of Adair County High School. In 1985, he received a bachelor of science degree in biology from Campbellsville University. He earned a master of science degree in entomology from the University of Wisconsin – Madison and received his doctorate from the University of Louisville in 2006. He was a fellow in the biology department at U of L from 1989 to 1991.

He holds memberships in the Central States Archaeological Society and The Nature Conservancy.

McGuaide is serving as president-elect of the National Sigma Zeta Honorary Science and

Math Society and will serve as president in 2008.

He and his wife, Mary Ann Hutchison McQuaide, have two daughters, Sarah and Lauren. He is the son of Gladys Goodin McQuaide of Columbia, Ky., and the late Harry McQuaide.

Campbellsville University is a private, comprehensive institution located in South Central Kentucky. Founded in 1906, Campbellsville University is affiliated with the Kentucky Baptist Convention and has an enrollment of 2,310 students who represent 100 Kentucky counties, 32 states and 28 foreign nations. Listed in U.S.News & World Report’s 2008 “America’s Best Colleges,” CU is ranked 22nd in “Best Baccalaureate Colleges” in the South and eighth in the South for “Great Schools, Great Prices.” CU has been ranked 15 consecutive years with U.S.News & World Report. Campbellsville University is located 82 miles southwest of Lexington, Ky., and 80 miles southeast of Louisville, Ky. Dr. Michael V. Carter is in his ninth year as president.

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