Dr. Barbara Morris (Credit: suny.oneonta.edu)

SUNY Oneonta has a new President. On Wednesday the Board of Trustees appointed Dr. Barbara Jean Morris to succeed Nancy Kleniewski who is retiring this year. Most recently Dr. Morris has served as the provost and vice president for academic affairs at Fort Lewis College, in Durango, Colorado.  She  received her bachelor of arts in political science from San Diego State University, a master of arts and a doctorate in political science from the University of California, Santa Barbara. Dr. Morris starts at SUNY Oneonta on July 1st.