Dean's Welcome

It’s my pleasure to welcome you to the School of Social and Behavioral Sciences. Our faculty members are ready to help you explore the fascinating complexity of human behavior and bring deep expertise in anthropology, education, psychology, and sociology. Most importantly, they bring a passion for teaching.

Earning your degree will take hard work, determination, and perseverance, but, you’re not in it alone. We’re here for you every step of the way as part of a team dedicated to your success.

We look forward to working with you.

Frank VanderValk
Dean of the School of Social and Behavioral Sciences