Academic Leadership

Ann M. Vendrely

Vice President for Academic Affairs and Academic Dean

Dean’s Advisory Council

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Department Chairpersons

Merrill Krabill and Randy Horst Art
Regina Shands-Stoltzfus Peace, Justice and Conflict Studies, Bible and Religion
Jody Saylor Biological Sciences
Michelle Horning Business
Dan Smith Chemistry
Duane Stoltzfus Communication
Kathy Meyer Reimer Education
Ann Hostetler and Jessica Baldanzi English
Philipp Gollner History and Political Science
Beth Martin Birky Interdisciplinary Studies
Jewel Lehman Kinesiology
David Housman Mathematics and Computer Science
Colleen Geier Modern and Classical Languages and Literatures
Matthew Hill Music
Brenda Srof Nursing
John Ross Buschert Physics and Pre-Engineering
Julie Reese Psychology
Jeanne Liechty Social Work, Sociology-Anthropology
David Ostergren Sustainability and Environmental Education
Doug Liechty Caskey, and Anna Kurtz Kuk Theater

Program Directors

Colleen Geier American Sign Language
Brenda Srof Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Duane Stoltzfus Core Curriculum
David Ostergren Master of Arts in Environmental Education
Ruth Stoltzfus Master of Science in Nursing  and co- director of Doctor of Nursing Practice
Fritz Hartman Harold and Wilma Good Library
Jan Bender Shetler International Education
Michelle Horning Master of Business Administration (MBA)
John D. Roth Mennonite Historical Library
David Ostergren Merry Lea Environmental Learning Center
Jewel Yoder RN-to-BSN Completion
Jeanne Liechty Social Work (traditional and degree completion)
Kathy Meyer Reimer Teacher Education: Elementary Student Teaching
Suzanne Ehst Teacher Education: Secondary Student Teaching
 Brooke Lemmon Teacher Education: Special Education
Ann Hostetler and Suzanne Ehst TESOL
Beth Martin Birky Women and Gender Studies

Academic Affairs Committee 2019-2020

Ann M. Vendrely Vice President for Academic Affairs & Academic Dean
Beth Martin Birky Associate Academic Dean
David Housman Faculty Chair, School of Nursing and Science
Duane Stoltzfus Core Curriculum Director; School of Professional Studies
Fritz Hartman Ex Officio
Dave Ostergren School of Graduate Studies
Regina Shands Stoltzfus School of Society and Religion
Jeanne Leichty School of Society and Religion
Merrill Krabill School of Humanities: Arts, Languages and Literatures
Colleen Geier School of Humanities: Arts, Languages and Literatures
David Housman School of Nursing and Science
Jewel Yoder School of Nursing and Science
Michelle Horning School of Professional Studies
Jan Kauffman Ex Officio