Eric Moyen, a higher education administrator originally from Lexington, Ky., is the new leader of the Department of Educational Leadership, the graduate academic department at Mississippi State University’s College of Education.
Moyen has served for the past 13 years at Lee University in Cleveland, Tenn., as professor of education and director of First Year Programs. He also was chair of the health, exercise science, and secondary education department, and most recently, was assistant vice president for academic affairs.
Moyen earned his doctoral degree from the University of Kentucky and received a master’s degree from the University of Alabama. He completed his undergraduate work at Taylor University.
He and his wife, Missy, have two daughters, Anna Grace and Emmy.