Dean's Office

Office of the Dean

The Dean's Office facilitates faculty and staff development, including promotion and tenure for tenure-track faculty and promotion and long-term contracts for clinical faculty. This office also coordinates all hiring of faculty and staff, provides administrative support for the faculty-elected Policy Council, and maintains records of program approval and accreditation.

School of Education (est. 1908)

  • William Lowe Bryan (acting Dean, June 23, 1908 thru 1912)
  • Walter Albert Jessup (First Dean, Summer 1912)
  • William Wesley Black (1912-1916)
  • Henry Lester Smith (1916-1946)
  • Wendell W. Wright (1946-1959)
  • Harold G. Shane (1959-1965)
  • David L. Clark (1966-1973)
  • Richard R. Gousha (1974-1980)
  • Howard D. Mehlinger (1981-1990)
  • Donald Warren (1990-2000)
  • Gerardo Gonzalez (2000-2015)
  • Terrence Mason (2015-2018)
  • Lemuel Watson (2018-Present)