Dr. William C. Van Buskirk left Tulane in 1998 for the New Jersey Institute of Technology, where he became provost and vice president for academic affairs [1].  He had been on the Tulane faculty since 1970, held an endowed chair, and was dean of the School of Engineering.

  1. "Colleges ... New Orleanians out of state," The Times-Picayune, New Orleans, July 23, 1998, p. 6A-1.