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Dean of Graduate Studies and Continuing Education

  1. The Dean of Graduate Studies and Continuing Education is the principal administrator for all graduate programs. The Dean provides leadership in the development and implementation of graduate program goals and assumes ultimate responsibility for the quality, effectiveness, and progress of all graduate programs.
  2. The Dean, as appointed by the Provost, will serve as the chair of the University Graduate Council. In cooperation with this committee, the Dean will be responsible for developing and implementing an ongoing strategic plan for establishing and administering all graduate programs at Shepherd University.
  3. The Dean reports to the Provost.
  4. Specific duties of the Graduate Dean include, but are not limited to: