I am deeply honored to be receiving an honorary doctorate from Caucasus University, and remain committed to continued participation in global conversations that are so important in higher education worldwide.
Palo Alto, CA (PRWEB) April 17, 2013
Sofia University (formerly Institute of Transpersonal Psychology) President Neal King, PhD, has been nominated for “Honorary Doctor of Caucasus University” (Doctor Honoris Causa) on behalf of the Academic Council and the Board of Caucasus University.
The honorary doctorate is given in recognition of President King’s efforts to strengthen international relations in science and education, as well as distinguished public service to the nation of Georgia and Caucasus University.
King commented, “I am deeply honored to be receiving an honorary doctorate from Caucasus University, and remain committed to continued participation in global conversations that are so important in higher education worldwide.”
King also currently serves as President for the International Association of University Presidents (IAUP). Founded in 1964, IAUP is an association of university chief executives from higher education institutions around the world. Membership is limited to those individuals who serve as presidents, rectors or chancellors at regionally accredited colleges or universities.
President King will visit Caucasus University to personally receive his honorary doctorateat the school’s annual graduation ceremony at Radisson Blu Iveria Hotel in Tblisi, Georgia, on October 14, 2013.
About Sofia University
Founded in 1975, Sofia University (formerly the Institute of Transpersonal Psychology) is a private, non-sectarian university accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges. For over 35 years, within the context of scholarship and research, the school has offered transformative education for the whole person, probing the mind, body, spirit connection. As Sofia University, the school is broadening its mission, reaching into multiple disciplines and adding undergraduate study. For more information, visit http://www.sofia.edu.