Holmgren, Rick – Chief Information Officer, Associate Dean of the College, Director of the Learning Commons, Associate Professor of Mathematics – Learning, Information, and Technology Services

Rick Holmgren is head of the College’s Learning, Information, and Technology Services group, which includes the Library, the Learning Commons, Computing Services and Institutional Research.  He came to Allegheny in 1988 after earning his Ph.D. in mathematics from Northwestern University. A tenured member of the mathematics department, Rick accepted an administrative position as Associate Dean of the College with primary responsibility for faculty development in 1999. He has been an Associate Dean since and served in a variety of administrative roles including Director of First-Year/Sophomore programs and advising, chair the College’s accreditation review team, assisting with the College’s strategic planning efforts, and founding the Learning Commons. In 2005 he attended the Frye Institute and was appointed head of the Learning, Information, and Technology Services group shortly thereafter. In addition to working in the Dean’s office, Rick serves on the College’s Administrative Executive Committee.

Rick’s curriculum vitae

Learning Common’s Office:
Allegheny College
Pelletier Library #201B, Box 6
520 North Main Street
Meadville, PA  16335
phone:  (814) 332-2765
fax:  (814) 332-2987
rholmgre@allegheny.edu