March 19, 2021 – Chandler, AZ – Trident University International (Trident) adjunct faculty member Dr. Karen A. Archondidis was the guest speaker for a virtual Women’s Veterans Tribute on Thursday, March 18.
This event is hosted by Kutztown University’s Office of Veterans Services. Dr. Archondidis shared remarks based around the theme “Celebrate Small Wins.”
Proudly serving since 1986, Dr. Archondidis is currently the Deputy Commandant, Chief Academic Officer for the United States Army Medical Noncommissioned Officers Academy. In this capacity she oversees the training of more than 9000 students each year, providing supervision and oversight for the programs offered at the academy. She also serves as the principal advisor to the Commandant, Commanding General, and senior officials.
Her academic expertise includes curriculum development, military education, and assessment development. As part of her role at Trident, she was part of a team that developed and updated courses in the Ph.D. in Educational Leadership program.
In 2019 she presented the seminar, “Your Study Method: The First Step in Successful Research,” to an audience of Trident’s doctoral students.
Dr. Archondidis is an alumna of Trident’s Ph.D. in Educational Leadership program. She also holds a Master of Science in Health Sciences from Trident and a Bachelor of Arts in Applied Sciences from the University of the Incarnate Word.About Trident University International
Founded in 1998, Trident University International is a member of the American InterContinental University System, which is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (hlcommission.org). Trident uses the EdActive™ learning approach, which employs case-based learning in an online setting to teach real-world relevant critical thinking skills designed to enhance the lives and education of students. Trident offers quality associate, bachelors, masters, and doctoral degree programs and certificates, led by a qualified faculty team, over 80% of whom have doctoral degrees. Trident has nearly 27,000 alumni, of which more than 22,000 have a military affiliation and has received acknowledgements from Washington Monthly, Military Times, and Military Advanced Education & Transition for their dedication to student success. Visit www.trident.edu, Trident’s Facebook page, or call at to learn more about Trident's wide range of educational options.