Dale Wesley Lick, PhD

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Title: Emeritus President, Professor
Company: Florida State University
Location: Tallahassee, Florida, United States

Dale Lick, Emeritus President and Professor at Florida State University has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Educators for dedication, achievements, and leadership in higher education.

Prior to his professional career, Dr. Lick attended Michigan State University in East Lansing, Michigan, where he graduated with a Bachelor of Science, with honors, in 1958, and a Master of Science in math in 1959. He continued his education at the University of California Riverside, where he earned a PhD in math in 1965. After garnering experience as a research assistant and teaching assistant at his alma mater, Michigan State University, Dr. Lick served as an instructor at multiple institutions. He became an assistant professor of mathematics at the University of Tennessee from 1965 to 1967 and subsequently worked as a postdoctoral fellow at Brookhaven National Laboratory until 1968. After sharing his knowledge as an associate professor at numerous institutions, he became a professor of mathematics and computing sciences at Old Dominion University from 1974 to 1978. Dr. Lick served as the president of mathematics and computer science at Georgia Southern College until 1986, when he transitioned to the University of Maine, acting as a professor of mathematics and president for five years.

From 1991 to 2008, Dr. Lick worked at Florida State University, serving as president, professor of mathematics, and university professor of the Learning Systems Institute and Department of Education Leadership. Since his departure, he has held emeritus status at the university, and since 2006, he has been the chairman of the board of directors at HyLighter LLC. Additionally, since 2016, he has been a member of the board of trustees for Graceland University. Dr. Lick holds multiple professional certifications and has found success through his written works alongside his primary pursuits, authoring and co-authoring numerous publications between 1970 and 2013. He has maintained affiliation with myriad organizations in relation to his areas of expertise and has been recognized for his excellence with a number of awards and accolades, including the International Peace Prize from the United Cultural Convention in 2010. As a further testament to his success and experience, Dr. Lick has been selected for inclusion in numerous editions of Who’s Who in America, Who’s Who in American Education, Who’s Who in the East, and Who’s Who in the South and Southwest. In the coming years, he plans to be enjoying his retirement with his wife and family.

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