Meet the ELT: Here’s Bob Hancox

As the interview adventures continue, I have managed to speak with the Dean of Academic Affairs, Dr. Bob Hancox. I discovered some info that even surprised me. Read on and find out what I learned!

Q: What High School did you go to?

A: “I went to Summit High School in New Jersey.”

Q: What college did you at go to and what was your major?

Bob HA: “Actually I went to 3 colleges, First was Lycoming College for my Bachelor’s Degree in Pre Med, then I went to Fairleigh Dickinson for my Masters in Business and lastly I went to Pace University and received my Ph.D. in Strategy.”

Q: What made you choose to work here at the Pennsylvania Institute of Technology and when did you start working here?

A: “I picked this particular school because I really enjoy P.I.T.’s passion for student success and I started 2005.”

Q: Do you have any hobbies?

A: “I am a huge fan of professional sports.”

Q: What is something people wouldn’t know about you?

A: “Once I graduated high school, I played minor baseball for the St. Louis Cardinals.”

Q: Would you change anything about your past?

A: “Honestly, I would go back and become a more conscientious student.”

Q: What are your dreams for the future of this school?

A: “I hope to strengthen our mission and to see more students succeed.”