Peter J. Fos
|Peter J. Fos|
|Born||New Orleans, Louisiana|
|Residence||New Orleans, Louisiana|
|Institutions||University of New Orleans|
|Alma mater||University of New Orleans
LSU Health Sciences Center New Orleans
|Known for||University of New Orleans president|
Fos holds a baccalaureate degree in biological sciences from the University of New Orleans, a doctor of dental surgery from Louisiana State University's Health Sciences Center in New Orleans, and a doctor of philosophy in health care decision analysis from Tulane University. Prior to his presidency of UNO, he served in teaching, research, and administrative roles not only at UT-Tyler but also at Tulane, University of Southern Mississippi, and University of Nevada Las Vegas. In 2010 he was a finalist for the presidency of the University of Louisiana at Monroe. He is married to Lori Ann Lege Fos.
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