Academic Structure

Academic Affairs

Provost: Andrea Scott

Associate Provost for Academic Success & Chief Diversity Officer: Rebecca Hernandez, rhernandez@georgefox.edu

Associate Provost for External Engagement & Strategic Initiatives: Mary Peterson

  • IDEA Center
  • External Partnerships
  • Academic Incubator Initiatives (Board of Trustees)

Associate Provost for Academic Innovation, Libraries & Research: Brian Doak

Cultural Enterprise

Executive Dean: Joseph Clair

College of Humanities

Dean: Abigail Favale

College of Education

Dean: Marc Shelton

School of Theology

Interim Director: Joseph Clair 

George Fox Connect

Associate Dean: Jennie Harrop

General Education

  • Traditional General Education
    • LIBA 
    • Writing Program 
  • Online General Education (Director: Brian Doak)

Industrial Enterprise

Executive Dean: Bob Harder

College of Engineering

Dean:  Bob Harder

College of Business

Dean: Debby Thomas 

School of Natural Science 

Director: John Schmitt

School of Design

Director: Jillian Sokso

Portland Seminary Enterprise

Executive Dean: MaryKate Morse

Wellness Enterprise

Executive Dean: David Cimbora

College of Nursing

Associate Dean: Pam Fifer

College of Psychology

Associate Dean: TBA

College of Counseling

Associate Dean: Keith Dempsey

College of Medical Science

Associate Dean: Curt Stilp 

College of Physical Therapy

Associate Dean: Tyler Cuddeford

College of Social Work

Associate Dean: TBA

  Academic Affairs Organization Chart 2020-21