Meet the Faculty

DeirdreC. Gonsalves-Jackson

Deirdre C. Gonsalves-Jackson

Vice President of VWU Global Campus


Degrees Held

A.B., Randolph-Macon Woman's College
M.S., Florida Atlantic University
Ph.D., Florida Institute of Technology

Office Location: 125 David L. Kaufman Center For Enrollment, Godwin Hall
Phone: 757-455-3265
Email: dgonsalvesjackson@vwu.edu
Department/s:
- Biology
- VWU Global Campus

Gonsalves-Jackson received her Ph.D. from the Florida Institute of Technology. A predoctoral fellow studying Panama Mollusks, she worked at Randolph-Macon Woman's College in Lynchburg, Va., where she attended as an undergraduate. She will be teaching courses and labs in biology, oceanograpy and invertebrate zoology.

Dr. Deirdre Gonsalves-Jackson Receives CUMU Scholar-Administrator Award
Recognition honors leadership and intellectual voice in urban/metropolitan educational environment

Dr. Deirdre Gonsalves-Jackson Named Dean of VWU Global Campus
She has served in a variety of teaching and leadership roles at the University since 2006

The Science of Zombies
Unique Winter Session course took a contemporary approach to engaging students

Focus on Faculty: Deirdre Gonsalves-Jackson
Love of teaching and mentoring students drives this marine biologist

Grand Opening for Center for Innovative Teaching and Engaged Learning (INTEL)
New space in the Batten Center provides opportunities for technological innovation and wireless collaboration