Interim Associate Dean: Academic Affairs
The Interim Associate Dean for Students & Programs reports directly to the Dean and is primarily responsible for reviewing proposed changes to academic programs of study. In addition, he serves as the point of contact for students experiencing issues related to the college.
Phillip Post, Ph.D., CMPC, is a professor in the Kinesiology and Dance (KinD) department. Before serving as the Interim Associate Dean for Academics, he served as the Department Head for KinD. He teaches sports and exercise psychology courses and is the co-director of the Motor Behavior/Human Performance Lab and the Electronic Caregiver Virtual Reality/Augmented Reality lab on campus. He examines the essential mental skills and motor components associated with effective motor learning and performance in these labs. He has over 20 research publications reviewing the effects of imagery and autonomy on motor learning and motor performance.
Interim Assc. Dean, Research | Assistant Dean for Budget and Finance
Dr. Juanita M. Hannan directs the Education Research and Budgeting Office. She is responsible to the Dean of the College of Education for accurate accounting and reporting with regard to externally funded projects. She manages the work of ERB staff and serves as liaison and central contact for other offices on campus and, as needed, for funding agencies. Dr. Hannan also oversees the Distance education and summer programs.
Director, Effectiveness and Evaluation
Dr. Boren is responsible for data collection and reporting for different accrediting bodies of the College, the New Mexico Public Education Department, internal research, and continuous improvement. This includes creating and administering surveys, quantitative and qualitative data collection and analysis, and creating reports for different needs and audiences. Her primary expertise is in program evaluation in the social sciences. She also is the Director of the Southwest Outreach Academic Research (SOAR) Evaluation and Policy Center.
Debra Medoff Marks
Director of Development
Debra is in charge of our advancement activity along with promoting interactions with alumni and donors. If you have any donor/development interests, please contact her directly.