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Vice Provost for Student Success and Dean of University College

The Vice Provost for Student Success (VPSS) and Dean of University College provides leadership and support for academic student success initiatives at Winthrop University and serves as the administrative head of University College, our campus home for academic success programs and initiatives. Reporting directly to the Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs, the VPSS functions as the institutional lead to coordinate operations and initiatives that increase retention and graduation rates. The VPSS supervises staff positions, oversees high impact programs, and sustains processes that bridge Academic Affairs and Student Affairs units and staff. Strong working relationships with key student success stakeholders such as vice presidents, other vice provosts, deans, associate deans, student services directors, advisors, faculty, and staff are essential to the success of the VPSS. 

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As part of Winthrop University's national search for the Vice Provost for Student Success and Dean of University College, the following candidates will be visiting the Rock Hill campus for further interviews and meetings, including a public presentation focused on advancing student success and higher education.

 

Beth Costner

Beth CostnerCurrently Associate Dean, Richard W. Riley College of Education, Winthrop University, Rock Hill, SC

On-Campus Interview: January 14-15, 2020

Open Presentation: January 15, 2020, 3:00-4:00 p.m., Dina's Place, DiGiorgio Campus Center

Curriculum Vitae, Cover Letter, Presentation, & Survey

 

 

Forrest Anderson

Forrest Anderson

Currently Associate Provost, Catawba College, Salisbury, NC

On-Campus Interview: January 21-22, 2020

Open Presentation: January 22, 2020, 3:00-4:00 p.m., Dina's Place, DiGiorgio Campus Center

Curriculum Vitae, Cover Letter, Presentation & Survey (available after January 23, 2020)

 

 

Melissa Jarrell

Melissa Jarrell

Currently Dean of University College and Professor of Criminal Justice, Texas A&M University, Corpus Christi, TX

On-Campus Interview: January 28-29, 2020

Open Presentation: January 29, 3:00-4:00 p.m., Dina's Place, DiGiorgio Campus Center

Curriculum Vitae, Cover Letter, Presentation & Survey (available after January 30, 2020)

 

 

Jamie Cooper

Jamie Cooper

Currently Assistant Provost for Academic Programs, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia

On-Campus Interview: January 30-31, 2020

Open Presentation: January 31, 2020, 3:00-4:00 p.m., Dina's Place, DiGiorgio Campus Center

Curriculum Vitae, Cover Letter, Presentation & Survey (available after February 3, 2020)

 

 

 

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Last Updated: 1/16/20