East Tennessee State University (ETSU) took a major step last week with what was described in this news release as a repurposing the the institution’s Research Foundation.
President Brian Noland announced the renaming of the organization as the ETSU Research Corporation, a new focus for its efforts, and the appointment of David Golden as its Chief Executive Officer.
“With all of the many opportunities in our region to establish partnerships, innovate, and help drive prosperity, I feel strongly that ETSU should play an even greater role in this effort,” Noland said. “The Research Corporation will have a greatly expanded role to connect, convene, and create across our campus and our region. It will be a dynamic and forward-thinking partner as we work to enrich the region and impact the world.”