Undergraduate Catalog 2015-2016 [Archived Catalog] [Archived Catalog]

Administration and Staff

University Administration

Jerry L. Falwell, B.A., J.D.
President

Ronald E. Hawkins, B.A., M.Div., Ed.S., D.Min., Ed.D.
Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost
Founding Dean, School of Behavioral Sciences

Tom Arnold
Vice President for Development

Jeff Barber, B.S.
Athletic Director

Lee Beaumont, B.S., M.S.
Senior Vice President for Auxiliary Services

David M. Corry, B.A., J.D.
General Counsel

Mark Hine, B.S., M.Div., D.Min.
Senior Vice President for Student Affairs

Chris E. Johnson, B.S., M.B.A.
Executive Vice President for Enrollment Management

Ronald Kennedy, B.S., M.B.A.
Executive Vice President for Marketing

Richard A. Martin, B.S., M.B.A.
Vice President for Research and Financial Analysis

Don Moon, B.S.
Chief Financial Officer
Vice President for Investment Management/Risk Manager

Barry N. Moore, B.S., M.A., Ph.D.
Vice President for Outreach and Strategic Partnerships

David Nasser
Senior Vice President for Spiritual Development

Robert Ritz, B.S., M.Ed., Ph.D.
Vice President for Financial Aid

Randy Smith
Executive Vice President

Charles Spence
Senior Vice President, Construction Planning

Scott Starnes
Vice President for Field Operations

Elmer Towns, B.A., M.A., Th.M., M.R.E., D.Min.
Vice President and Co-Founder, Liberty University
Distinguished Professor of Systematic Theology

Laura J. Wallace
Executive Vice President for Human Resources

H. William Wheeler, B.A., M.S., Ph.D.
Associate Vice President for Institutional Effectiveness
Professor of Counseling

Matthew Zealand, B.S.
Chief Information Officer


Academic Affairs

Shanna Akers, R.N., A.D.N., B.S.N., M.S.N./M.B.A., Ed.S.
Associate Dean, School of Nursing
Assistant Professor of Nursing

Shawn Akers, B.A., M.A., J.D.
Dean, Helms School of Government
Professor of Government

J. Matt Barber, B.S., M.A., J.D.
Associate Dean for Online Programs, School of Law
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Law

Rita Beale, B.A., J.D.
Associate Dean for Internal Affairs, School of Law

Bruce Bell, B.A., M.A., Ph.D.
Associate Dean, College of General Studies
Professor of Business and Communication

Deanna Britt, B.S., M.S., Ph.D.
Dean, School of Nursing
Professor of Nursing

Marlene Carrilho, B.S., M.A., Ed.S.
Associate Dean, School of Behavioral Sciences
Instructor of Psychology

Suzanne Caruso, B.S., M.B.A., J.D.
Associate Dean for Career Services & Professional Development, School of Law
Assistant Field Instructor

Kevin Corsini, B.B.A., Th.M., Ph.D.
Vice Provost for Academic Operations
Administrative Dean for Graduate Programs
Professor of Counseling

David Donahoo, B.S., M.S.
Dean, School of Engineering & Computational Sciences
Associate Professor of Management Information Systems

Gabriel Etzel, B.S., M.A.R., M.Div., D.Min.
Administrative Dean, School of Religion
Associate Professor of Religion

B. Keith Faulkner, B.S., J.D., M.B.A.
Dean, School of Law

Michelle Goodwin, B.S., M.Ed., Ed.D.
Associate Dean for Licensure Programs, School of Education
Professor of Education

Ben Gutierrez, IV, A.A., B.S., M.A.R., M.Div., Ph.D.
Vice Provost for Academic Administration
Administrative Dean for Undergraduate Programs
Professor of Religion

Scott M. Hayes, B.F.A., M.F.A.
Associate Dean, School of Communication & Creative Arts
Associate Professor of Theatre Arts

Emily Heady, B.A., M.A., Ph.D.
Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education
Dean of the College of General Studies
Professor of English

Scott Hicks, B.S., M.B.A., Ph.D.
Dean, School of Business
Professor of Business

Edward E. Hindson, B.A., M.A., Th.M., Th.D., D.Min., D.Phil., F.I.B.A.
Dean, School of Divinity
Distinguished Professor of Biblical Studies and Religion

John D. Kinchen, III, B.M., M.M., D.M.A.
Associate Dean, Center for Music and Worship Associate Professor of Music and Education

Rena M. Lindevaldsen, B.A., J.D.
Associate Dean, Academic Affairs, School of Law
Associate Director, Liberty Center for Law and Policy
Professor of Law

Ralph F. Linstra, B.S., M.Ed., Ed.D., C.H.E.S.
Dean, School of Health Sciences
Professor of Health Professions

Beverly S. Mahoney, R.N., B.S., M.S., Ph.D., M.C.H.E.S., F.A.S.H.A., F.A.A.H.E
Associate Dean, School of Health Sciences
Professor of Health Professions

Douglas F. Mann, B.A., M.A., Ph.D.
Vice Provost for Graduate Education
Dean of the Graduate School
Professor of History

Ronnie B. Martin, Pharm D., D.O., FACOFP-dist.
Dean, College of Osteopathic Medicine

Professor of Family Medicine

Ronald Miller, B.A., M.S.
Associate Dean, Helms School of Government
Assistant Professor of Government

Norman C. Mintle, B.A., M.A., Ph.D.
Dean, School of Communication & Creative Arts
Associate Professor


James P. Molloy, B.S., M.A.S., FAA COMM, INST, CFI, CFII
Dean, School of Aeronautics

Stephen M. Parke, B.S., J.D., LL.M.
Associate Dean, Helms School of Government
Associate Professor of Criminal Justice

Karen L. Parker, B.A., M.S., Ed.D.
Dean, School of Education
Professor of Education

Rory Patterson, B.A., M.A, M.L.I.S.
Associate Dean, Planning, Administration and Operations
Jerry Falwell Library

Wayne Patton, B.A., M.A.R., M.Div.
Associate Dean, College of General Studies
Assistant Professor of Religion

Angela M. Rice, B.A., M.L.S.
Dean, Jerry Falwell Library

Carey Roberts, B.A., M.A., Ph.D.
Associate Dean, College of Arts & Sciences
Chair, Department of History
Professor of History

Sara Rollins, B.A., M.A., M.L.I.S.
Associate Dean, Research and Customer Services
Jerry Falwell Library

Anita Satterlee, B.S., M.A., Ed.D.
Associate Dean, School of Business
Professor of Business

Roger Schultz, B.A., M.A., Ph.D.
Dean, College of Arts & Sciences
Professor of History

Mark A. Tinsley, B.S., M.S., M.A.R., M.Div., Th.M., D. Min.
Associate Dean, College of General Studies
Assistant Professor of Earth Science

Steve E. Warren, B.S., M.A.
Administrative Dean, School of Behavioral Sciences
Associate Professor of Counseling

Scott Watson, B.A., M.A., Ph.D.
Associate Dean for Advanced Programs, School of Education
Professor of Education

William Wegert, B.S., M.S., M.Div., D.Min.
Dean of International Student Programs
Director of Resident Graduate Admissions

Vernon M. Whaley, B.A., M.C.M., M.A., D.Min., Ph.D.
Dean, School of Music
Professor of Music and Worship

Brian C. Yates, B.S., M.Ed., Ed.D.
Dean, College of Applied Studies and Academic Success
Professor of Education

David L. Young, B.S., M.A., FAA COMM, INST, CFI, CFII, ME, MEI, ATP
Assistant Provost for LU Aeronautics Education
Associate Professor of Aviation

Administrative Staff

Tamela L. Crickenberger, B.S., M.S.
Executive Director of Enrollment, Liberty University Online

Tyler Falwell, B.S.
Director of Alumni Relations

John Gauger, B.S., M.B.A.
Deputy Chief Information Officer

Kirk Handy, B.S.
Senior Director of Campus Recreation

Eric Hendrickson, B.S.
Enterprise Solutions Architect

Col. Richard D. Hinkley, B.S.
Chief of Police

Larry D. Hoezee, B.A., M.A., Ph.D.
Executive Director of Resident Enrollment Management

David D. Nemitz, B.R.E., M.A., D.Min.
Director, Center for Curriculum Development
Associate Professor of Religion and Instructional Design

Steve Peterson, B.S., M.A.R., M.B.A., Ed.S., Ed.D.
Vice President of Admissions, Liberty University Online

Sharon L. Wheeler, B.A., M.A., M.F.A., M.Ed.
Director, Center for Teaching Excellence
Associate Professor of Theatre Arts and Education



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