Rob Alsop

Alsop to leave WVU as school ‘reorganizes’ strategic initiatives in wake of financial crisis

BY: - October 31, 2023

Rob Alsop, the vice president of strategic initiatives at West Virginia University, will leave his position this month as he “temporarily transition[s]” to being a special advisor for President E. Gordon Gee, according to a news release issued by the school on Tuesday.  The change is effective Nov. 18 and Alsop will serve in the […]

Gee a no-show for state lawmakers, who got a closer look at WVU budget ahead of programs, jobs cuts

BY: - September 11, 2023

West Virginia University President E. Gordon Gee did not attend his scheduled meeting with lawmakers Monday morning to discuss the university’s $45 million budget shortfall. The university’s Board of Governors is expected to cut dozens of academic programs and jobs on Friday in an effort to deal with the financial issues. Rob Alsop, vice president […]