Chairs and Coordinators 2023-2024


Dean: Craig Jackson

Africana Studies  
History Rich Bond
International Studies Modupe Oshikoya
Psychology Taryn Myers
Political Science Sally Shedd
Social Sciences Antje Schwennicke
Sociology/ Criminal Justice Jeff Toussaint


Dean: Vic Townsend, Jr.

Biology Soraya Bartol
Biochemistry & Chemistry Kevin Kittredge
Computer Science and Information Systems John Wang
Earth & Environmental Sciences Chris Haley
Environmental Studies Chris Haley
Mathematics Audrey Malagon (spring)
Margaret Reese (fall)


Dean: Sally Shedd

Comprehensive Liberal Studies Loren Marquez
English Kellie Holzer
Fine and Performing Arts Bryson Mortensen
Foreign Languages and Classics Susan Wansink
Gender, Women, and Sexuality Studies Jen Slivka
Media and Communication Stu Minnis
Philosophy Larry Hultgren
Religious Studies Craig Wansink

Watts School of Professional Studies

Dean: Ben Dobrin

Business Michelle Vachris
Education Bill McConnell
Nursing and Allied Health Maury Howard
Social Work

Annette Clayton

Sport and Recreation Professions Jill Sturts
Sustainability Management Maynard Schaus

VWU Global Campus

Dean: Deirdre Gonsalves-Jackson
Assistant Dean: Nadia Nafar

Batten Honors College

Dean: Travis Malone
Assistant Dean:
Jill Sturts