UWO professor named first-ever Viessmann Endowed Chair in Sustainable Technology
Greg Kleinheinz, associate dean and professor in the College of Letters and Science, has been named the first Viessmann Endowed Chair in Sustainable Technology at the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh.
In December 2012, renewable-energy and academic partners with UW Oshkosh, Viessmann Group CEO Martin Viessmann, and his wife Annette,pledged a generous gift to the UW Oshkosh Foundation to create the University’s first endowed chair.
As the Viessmann Endowed Chair in Sustainable Technology, Kleinheinz will play a visionary role in bringing the topic of renewable energy technologies to an international level. Kleinheinz will formally begin the role Sept. 1.