AAC&U-Cengage Inclusion Scholarship Winner

Ronald S. Rochon

University of Southern Indiana, Evansville, Indiana

Ronald S. Rochon began serving as the University of Southern Indiana’s fourth president in July 2018, after eight years serving USI as provost. His academic and professional career has focused on advocating for educational excellence, access, equity and equality. He has taught classes on the history of American Education, culturally relevant and responsive teaching practices within pre-K through grade 12 schools, and organizational leadership within higher education settings. His body of work has centered on the needs of diverse learners within underserved schools and communities as well as their integral contributions to the larger society.