About Us

Leadership

Dean Cheryl Achterberg

Cheryl Achterberg, Dean Cheryl Achterberg was appointed dean of the College of Education and Human Ecology in July 2008. In her role, she leads highly ranked programs in the educational studies, human sciences and teaching and learning disciplines.

She is one of today's outstanding scholars in community health and nutrition education. She has numerous honors including the 2015 Helen Denning Ullrich Award of Excellence from the Society for Nutrition Education and Behavior and the Mead Johnson Award for Research in Nutrition from the American Institute of Nutrition. (Read More)


Central Leadership

  • Richard Lomax, Associate Dean of Research
  • Bryan Warnick, Associate Dean of Academic Affairs
  • Erica Brownstein, Assistant Dean of Educator Preparation
  • Jennifer Klosterman-Lando, Assistant Dean of Undergraduate Student Services
  • Valerie Kinloch, Chief Diversity Officer


Community Impact

Our work at the College of Education and Human Ecology brings together theory and practice to share and improve the community in powerful ways. Our centers and programs develop and execute innovative strategies that improve educational and healthy living opportunities for children, adults and families in cities, states and nations around the world. (Read More)


College Council

The College Council is an elected body of faculty that advises the dean on college academics, policies and procedures such as programs, fiscal matters and personnel decisions. (Read More)


Resources

Strategic Plan