Dean, College of Aeronautics and Engineering | University Administration | Kent State University

Dean, College of Aeronautics and Engineering

Christina Bloebaum, Ph.D.

Christina L. Bloebaum, Ph.D.

College of Aeronautics and Engineering


  • B.S., University of Florida
  • M.S., University of Florida
  • Ph.D., University of Florida

Job Description

Responsible for the College of Aeronautics and Engineering and its primary units of Applied Engineering and Aeronautical Studies. Dean Bloebaum has authority over the development and supervision of program budgets; recommendations regarding the appointment and retention of all staff; recommendations and implementation of program and course offerings; establishment of course assignments and workloads; assistance in the administration of the university’s personnel and affirmative action policies; and enforcement of all university regulations, policies and procedures. 

Direct Reports

  • Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, Maureen R. McFarland (Interim)
  • Assistant Dean for External Affairs, Jackie A. Ruller (Interim)
  • Outreach Program Manager, William T. Southards
  • Faculty, College of Aeronautics and Engineering

Contact, 330-672-0790

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