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2022-2023 Deans, Associate Deans and Chairs List

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College of Business

College/Dept. Dean/Chair & Admin. Assistant
Dean Dr. Timothy Bisping
Kristi Howard
Associate Dean of Faculty/Administration Dr. Jason Reese
Allison Thornton
Assistant Dean for Academic & Career Success   Dr. Laurie Rogers
Allison Thornton
Accountancy, School of Dr. Kelly Noe
Susan McGhiey
Business Communication and Legal Studies Dr. Carol Wright 
Tonya Huber
Economics and Finance  Dr. Mikhail Kouliavtsev
Kristina Taylor
Management and Marketing Dr. Matthew Lindsey
Lynn Shivers


College of Education

College/Dept. Dean/Chair & Admin. Assistant
Dean Dr. Judy A. Abbott
Heather Hawkins
Assoc. Dean of Assessment & Accountability Dr. Christina Sinclair
Nikkie Strahan
Assoc. Dean of Student Services & Advising Dr. Stacy Hendricks
Marianne Payne
Education Studies Dr. Jannah Nerren
Heather Stewart
Human Sciences, School of Dr. Chay Runnels
Nesha Deckard
Human Services and Educational Leadership Dr. Michael Walker (Interim)
Kinesiology and Health Science Dr. Jay Thornton
Ashley Moore

College of Fine Arts

College/Dept. Dean/Director & Admin. Assistant
Dean Dr. Gary Wurtz
Florence Lunsford
School of Art Mr. Chris Talbot
Kendra Brown
School of Music Dr. Nathan Nabb 
Melissa DeVine
School of Theatre & Dance  Mr. Cleo House, Jr.
Sheri Grant-Fenton

College of Forestry

College/Dept. Dean/Chair & Admin. Assistant
Dean Dr. Hans Williams
Christen Myles
Associate Dean Dr. Matt McBroom
Christen Myles
Agriculture Dr. Erin Brown
Cynthia Baize
Environmental Science Dr. Kenneth Farrish
Christen Myles

College of Liberal and Applied Arts

College/Dept. Dean/Chair & Admin. Assistant
Dean Dr. Dustin Knepp
Gina Ajero
Associate Dean Dr. Joyce Johnston
Geivonna Little
Anthropology, Geography and Sociology Dr. Ray Darville
Donna Matheny
English and Creative Writing Dr. Liz Tasker Davis
Celia Ranninger
Government Dr. Kwame (Antwi-Boasiako)
Joy Rhodes
History Dr. Andrew Lannen
Michelle Dorsett
Languages, Cultures and Communication  Dr. Jeana Paul-Urena
Gloria Hoefler-Johnson
Mass Communication Dr. John Hendricks
Jerri Cates
Military Science James Vance 
Sonnie Mosier
Multidisciplinary Studies Dr. Joyce Johnston
Geivonna Little
Psychology Dr. Scott Hutchens
Tiffany Gauntt
School of Social Work Dr. Freddie Avant
Carol Levine

College of Science and Mathematics

College/Dept. Dean/Chair & Admin. Assistant
Dean Dr. Kimberly Childs
Tricia Cain
Associate Dean Dr. Michele Harris
Tricia Cain
Associate Dean Dr. Debbie Pace
Tricia Cain
Biology Dr. Kevin Langford (Interim)
Sabrina Wittwer
Chemistry and Biochemistry Dr. Odutayo Odunuga (Interim)
Heidi Wilson
Computer Science Dr. Matthew Beauregard 
Angela Perry
Geology Dr. Wesley Brown
Shana Scott
Mathematics and Statistics Dr. Lesa Beverly
Judeana Marshall
Physics, Astronomy & Engineering  Dr. Rickey McDaniel
Tamara Story
School of Nursing Dr. Tammy Harris
Stacie Rodgers
Pre-Health Professions Dr. Erin Childress (Interim)
JacksTeach Dr. Jane Long

Graduate Studies

Title Dean/Chair & Admin. Assistant
Dean Dr. Sheryl Jerez (Interim)
Sherry Tucker


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