Jackson State announced on Friday that Athletic Director Vivian Fuller has accepted the post of associate vice provost for Student Affairs.

“We are delighted to announce that Dr. Fuller has accepted this post. We honor people who have achieved success in their tasks and believe that she can bring her talents to Student Affairs. This is a strategic redeployment of talent,” JSU President Carolyn Meyers said.

Meyers cited Fuller’s success in improving academic scores within the Athletic Department.

The university will conduct a national search for Fuller’s replacement, Meyers said.

Robert Walker, who has previously served as interim athletic director, will again serve as interim effective March 1, Meyers said. read more…