University College Faculty

In support of the University College mission and principles, University College faculty are committed to enhancing and to improving undergraduate education for students in all units, to supporting interdisciplinary studies, and to promoting academic and scholarly excellence. Unique to University College is the faculty's focus on creating a community distinguished by multidisciplinary faculty involved with students through effective mentoring, rigorous teaching, and responsible curriculum design. University College faculty play a major role in making decisions that direct University College governance and operations, supporting curriculum development, and serving as ambassadors to the campus and community.

Administrative Officers


BAKER, SARAH S., Associate Dean

BENNETT, HARRIETT L., Assistant Dean of Development, Operations, and Employee Relations

BUYARSKI, CATHERINE, Assistant Dean and Executive Director of Academic and Career Development

WILLIAMS, GAYLE A., Assistant Dean of Academic Affairs and Executive Director of First-Year Programs and Retention Initiatives


BROWNING, BARBARA, Student Support Services

BYRER, NATHAN, Technology Services

CHISM, LAUREN, Themed Learning Communities

DAVIS, HELEN, Fiscal Affairs

ENGLER, ANDREA, Orientation Services

FITZGERALD, YVONNE, Academic Advising


HARRIS, NATHAN, Upward Bound

HUDSON, JONIKA, Twenty-first Century Scholars Regional Support Program

JOHNSON, CHARLES, Nina Mason Pulliam Legacy Scholars

MCDONALD, JANNA, Student Employment

MINGLIN, MARK, Bepko Learning Center

RUSSELL, JOHN, SPAN Division and Early College Entrance Programs

SCHOTT, JENNIFER, Career Counseling

SHABAZZ, KHALILAH, Student Success

THEDWALL, KATE, Gateway to Graduation Program

WASHINGTON, PHYLLIS, Twenty-first Century Scholars Success Program

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