Office of the Provost


WCSU appoints dean of Macricostas School of Arts & Sciences

Dr. Michelle Brown has been appointed dean of the Macricostas School of Arts and Sciences at Western Connecticut State University.

Brown begins her new position at WCSU on July 16, 2018. The school is home to 13 academic departments in the sciences and liberal arts, which offer a total of 21 undergraduate majors and five graduate majors.

Brown has served since June 2017 as university fellow for academic excellence at Shenandoah University. In this capacity, she has been a member of the senior academic leadership team, assisting the vice president for academic affairs in many areas including university program accreditation reaffirmation, strategic planning, and faculty and curriculum development. She also administered the honor code and created and led a series of diversity initiatives.

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