Robert Wall Jr. has been appointed the new physical plant director at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff.

Robert Wall Jr. has been appointed the new physical plant director at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff.

Wall comes to UAPB after several years of higher education facilities management in Mississippi. Most recently he served as director of operations at Alcorn State University, where his achievements included the construction of a $47 million student housing complex and a nationally recognized custodial services program.

His previous experience includes Jackson State University, where the energy management program under his leadership received two Best Practice awards. Prior to that he worked in various positions for the Jackson Medical Mall Foundation.

Robert is a graduate of Morehouse College in Atlanta and maintains active membership in various professional and trade organizations. He and his wife Carmen have been married for five years and have three children: Caleb, 3, Jackson, 1, and Jillian, 1.