The page uses Browser Access Keys to help with keyboard navigation. Click to learn moreSkip to Navigation

Different browsers use different keystrokes to activate accesskey shortcuts. Please reference the following list to use access keys on your system.

Alt and the accesskey, for Internet Explorer on Windows
Shift and Alt and the accesskey, for Firefox on Windows
Shift and Esc and the accesskey, for Windows or Mac
Ctrl and the accesskey, for the following browsers on a Mac: Internet Explorer 5.2, Safari 1.2, Firefox, Mozilla, Netscape 6+.

We use the following access keys on our gateway

n Skip to Navigation
k Accesskeys description
h Help

 Home

    Walden University
   
 
  Nov 22, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Catalog (September 2017)

Academic Administration


Return to: Faculty and Administration  

Center for Undergraduate Education

Steven Danver, PhD, Executive Director

Eric Bliss, PhD, Academic Coordinator, Natural Science, Math, and Communication

Jon Paulson, PhD, Assessment and Data Coordinator

Lisa Pertillar-Brevard, PhD, Academic Coordinator, Humanities, Composition, and General Education

The Richard W. Riley College of Education and Leadership

L. Ward Ulmer, PhD, Vice President of College Administration

Kathleen (Kate) Steffens, PhD, Dean, Assessment, Accountability, and Accreditation

Kelley Costner, EdD, Dean, Higher Education and Adult Learning, Administration and Leadership Programs

Janet Williams, EdD, Dean, Teaching, Learning, and Professional Licensure

Deborah Bechtold, PhD, Director, College Assessment

Jennifer Knutson, MA, Director, Office of Field Experience, Certification Officer

Martha Larkin, PhD, Assessment Director

Robert Marshall, EdD, Assessment Director

Patricia Thurmond, PhD, Program Director, Academic Initiatives, Doctoral Research Operations

Suzanne Wesson, EdD, Assessment Director

Martha Cheney, EdD, Program Director, Early Childhood Education; Masters of Arts in Education (MAT) Early Childhood Education Programs and Reading Endorsement Programs

Mark Clauburg, EdD, MS in Instructional Design and Technology; BS in Instructional Design and Technology; PhD in Education and Education Specialist (EdS) Assessment, Evaluation, and Accountability; Global and Comparative Education; Self-Designed; General Education; Leadership, Policy, and Change in Education Programs; Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Instructional Design and Technology

Alice Duhon-Ross, PhD, Program Director, MS in Education Programs

Mel Griffin, EdD, Program Director, Doctor of Education (EdD) and Education Specialist (EdS) in Teacher Leadership Programs

Tiffany Hamilton, EdD, Program Director, Doctor of Education (EdD) Programs in College Teaching and Learning, Higher Education and Adult Learning, and Adult Education; Education Specialist (EdS) Programs in Higher Education and Adult Learning, and Adult Education Jennifer Knutson, Director, Office of Field Experience, Certification Officer

Sherry Harrison, EdD, Program Director, Doctor of Education (EdD) and Education Specialist (EdS) in Administrator Leadership for Teaching and Learning Programs

Suzanne James, PhD, Program Director, MS in Higher Education Program; MS in Adult Learning Program

Frances Reed, PhD, Program Director, Masters of Arts in Education (MAT) Special Education Programs; Special Education and Educational Leadership Programs

Lucy Sennett, EdD, Program Director, MS in Education Programs

Lisa Share, Program Director, Doctor of Education (EdD) and PhD in Education in Early Childhood Education Programs; Education Specialist (EdS) and MS in Education Educational Leadership Programs; Certification Oversight

MaryFriend Carter, PhD, Program Director, PhD in Education and Education Specialist (EdS) Educational Technology; Learning, Instruction, and Innovation Programs; Residencies

Colin (Kim) Winkelman, PhD, Program Director, PhD and Education Specialist (EdS) in Higher Education and Adult Learning Programs; Doctor of Education (EdD) and Education Specialist (EdS) in College Teaching and Learning Programs

Jesus Ernesto Zamora, PhD, Program Director, Doctor of Education (EdD) and Education Specialist (EdS) Programs in Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment; MS in Education Programs for Teacher Leadership

College of Health Sciences

L. Ward Ulmer, PhD, Vice President of College Administration

Andrea Lindell, PhD, Dean, School of Nursing

Jorg Westermann, PhD, Dean, School of Health Sciences

Nancy Moss, PhD, Program Director, Doctor of Nursing Practice Program

Vincent Hall, PhD, Program Director, Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) SP Program

Linda Steele, PhD, Program Director, Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Nurse Practitioner Program

Karen Ouzts, PhD, Program Director, RN-BSN Program

Nancy Rea, PhD, Program Director, PhD in Public Health Program

Tammy Root, PhD, Interim Program Director, PhD in Health Services and Doctor of Healthcare Administration (DHA)

Kim Kato, PhD, Program Director, PhD in Health Education and Promotion, MS in Health Education and Promotion, MS in Clinical Research Administration,  MS in Health Informatics

Michelle Burcin, PhD, Program Director, Master of Public Health

Linda Mast, PhD, Program Director, CBL Master of Healthcare Administration and Interim Program Director, Course-Based Master of Healthcare Administration

Shelley Armstrong, PhD, Program Director, School of Health Sciences Undergraduate Programs

Leslie King, PhD, Program Director, Doctor of Healthcare Administration and PhD in Health Services

Cheryl McGinnis, PhD, Program Coordinator, Doctor of Nursing Practice

Jeanne Morrison, PhD, Program Coordinator, Nursing Leadership and Management

Tracy Scott, PhD, Program Coordinator, Nursing Informatics

Sue (Bobbie) Whitworth, PhD, Program Coordinator, Nursing Graduate Core Coordinator

Patti Urso, PhD, Program Coordinator, Nurse Education

Phyllis Morgan, PhD, Program Coordinator, Family Nurse Practitioner

Salma Hernandez, PhD, Program Coordinator, Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner

Timothy Legg, PhD, Program Coordinator, Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

Stefanie Gatica, PhD, Program Coordinator, Family Nurse Practitioner

Janice Beeken, PhD, Program Coordinator, Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Shana Morrell, PhD, Program Coordinator, Master of Public Health

Timothy Radak, PhD, Program Coordinator, PhD in Public Health

Janice Long, PhD, Research Coordinator, School of Nursing Doctoral Programs

Tammy Root, PhD, Research Coordinator, School of Nursing Doctoral Programs

Leslie Hussey, PhD, Residency Coordinator, School of Nursing Doctoral Programs

Vincent Hall, PhD, Program Director, Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) SP Program

College of Management and Technology

L. Ward Ulmer, PhD, Vice President of College Administration

Karlyn Barilovits, PhD, Associate Dean for the School of Information and Technology and Program Director, Doctor of Information Technology (DIT)

Freda Turner, PhD, Associate Dean for the School of Management and Director of Doctoral Programs, Program Director, Doctor of Business Administration (DBA)

Roberto Castaneda, DBA, CPA, Program Director, BS in Accounting, MS in Accounting, MS in Accounting and Management, and MS in Finance

Allyson Gee, PhD, Program Director, BS in Communication, BS in Business Communication, and MS in Communication

Sandy Kolberg, PhD, Program Director, PhD in Management

John P. McDonald, PhD, Program Director, BS in Business Administration, Executive Master of Business Administration (EMBA), MS in Marketing, and MS in Human Resource Management

Rebecca Sidler Krysiak, PhD, Program Director, Master of Business Administration (MBA), MS in Leadership, and MS in Management

Kathleen Simmons, PhD, Program Director, MS in Project Management

John Stachel, PhD, Program Director, BS in Computer Information Systems, BS in Information Technology, MS in Information Technology, MS in Information Ssytems, Master of Information Systems Management (MISM)

College of Social and Behavioral Sciences

L. Ward Ulmer, PhD, Vice President of College Administration

Savitri Dixon-Saxon, PhD, Dean, School of Counseling and The Barbara Solomon School of Social Work and Human Services

Shana Garrett, PhD, Dean, School of Public Policy and Administration

Marilyn Powell, PhD, Dean, School of Psychology

William Barkley, PhD, Program Director, MS and PhD in Human Services Programs, The Barbara Solomon School of Social Work and Human Services

Esther Benoit, PhD, Assessment Coordinator, School of Counseling

Kristen Beyer, PhD, Program Director, PhD and MS in Forensic Psychology

Kimberly Blackmon, PhD, Program Director, MS in Criminal Justice, PhD in Criminal Justice

Craig Blum, PhD, Field Experience Coordinator, School of Counseling

Kristi Cannon, PhD, Director of Assessment, School of Counseling

Kelly Coker, PhD, Assistant Dean, School of Counseling

Patricia Costello, PhD, Program Director, Undergraduate Psychology Programs

April Crable, PhD, Field Experience Coordinator, School of Counseling

Rachel Dilts, PhD, Academic Program Coordinator, MS in School Counseling

Matthew Fearrington, PhD, Field Placement Coordinator, School of Psychology

Rodney Ford, PhD, Field Placement Coordinator, School of Psychology

Elisha Galaif, PhD, Senior Research Coordinator, School of Psychology

Earl Grey, PhD, Director of Field Experience, School of Counseling

Laura Haddock, PhD, Academic Program Coordinator, PhD in Counselor Education and Supervision

Sebrena Jackson, PhD, Director of Field Experience, Social Work Programs

Linda Kiltz, PhD, Program Director, Master of Public Administration (MPA), Master of Public Policy (MPP), MS in Emergency Management, MS in Nonprofit Management and Leadership

Jason King, PhD, Student Development Coordinator, School of Counseling

Lori LaCivita, PhD, Program Director, MS and PhD in Organizational Psychology

Chet Lesniak, PhD, Student Development Coordinator, School of Psychology

Timothy Lionetti, PhD, Academic Program Coordinator, PhD in Psychology

Colleen Logan, PhD, Program Director, MS in Addiction Counseling; MS in Marriage, Couple, and Family Counseling Programs, and PhD in Counselor Education and Supervision Program, School of Counseling

K. Elizabeth McDonald, PhD, Academic Program Coordinator, MS in Clinical Mental Health Counseling

Meredith McKee, PhD, Academic Program Coordinator, Undergraduate Programs, School of Psychology

Peter Meagher, PhD, Residency Coordinator, Social Work Programs

Lori Milo, PhD, Academic Integrity Coordinator, School of Counseling

Nina Nabors, PhD, Residency Coordinator, School of Psychology

Jason Patton, PhD, Field Experience Coordinator, PhD in Counselor Education and Supervision

Mary Pinon, PhD, Academic Program Coordinator, MS in Psychology

Sara Plummer, PhD, Assessment Coordinator, Social Work Programs

Brian Ragsdale, PhD, Academic and Skills Development Coordinator, School of Psychology

Tiffany Rush-Wilson, PhD, Skills Development Coordinator, School of Counseling

Sreeroopa Sarkar, PhD, Program Director, MS in Psychology

Tracy Senstock, PhD, Program Director, MS in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, School of Counseling

Amy Sickel, PhD, Program Director, PhD in Psychology, Education, General, Health, and Social Specializations

Gilbert Singletary, PhD, Academic Integrity and Student Deployment Coordinator, Social Work Programs

Ljubica Spiro, PhD, Academic Program Coordinator, MS in Clinical Mental Health Counseling

Leann Stadtlander, PhD, Academic Program Coordinator, PhD in Psychology

Dana-Marie Thomas, PhD, Academic Program Coordinator, PhD in Public Policy and Administration, School of Public Policy and Administration

Robyn Trippany Simmons, PhD, Residency Coordinator, School of Counseling

Raymond Trybus, PhD, Program Director, MS in Clinical Psychology

April Young, PhD, Academic Program Coordinator, MS in Clinical Mental Health Counseling