Dean, College of Education, Health and Human Services | University Administration | Kent State University

Dean, College of Education, Health and Human Services

James Hannon, Ph.D.James Hannon, Ph.D.

College of Education, Health and Human Services


  • B.A, Southern Illinois University
  • M.S., Northern Illinois
  • Ph.D., Florida State

Job Description

Responsible for the College of Education, Health and Human Services’ functions at the university. Dean Hannon is the administrative officer overseeing the administration, planning, coordinating, publicizing and reporting of the activities of the college. Hannon leads and manages the policies, programming, personnel and resources; provides leadership for the 18 undergraduate programs, 24 graduate degrees and 13 doctoral programs; and serves as a faculty member for the sports administration program.

Direct Reports

  • Associate Dean, Administrative Affairs and Graduate Education, Stephen Mitchell
  • Associate Dean, Student Services and Undergraduate Education, Alicia R. Crowe
  • Assistant Dean, Assessment and Accreditation, Erica L. Eckert
  • Director, School of Foundations, Leadership and Administration, Kimberly S. Schimmel
  • Director, School of Health Sciences, Ellen L. Glickman (Interim)
  • Director, School of Lifespan Development and Educational Sciences, Mary M. Dellmann-Jenkins
  • Director, School of Teaching, Learning and Curriculum Studies, Alexa L. Sandmann
  • Director of Advancement, Brittney R. Braydich
  • Director, Gerald H. Read Center, Linda F. Robertson
  • Senior Budget Manager, Michael J. Login
  • Senior Academic Program Director, MAC Center Annex, Lettie Gonzalez
  • Lead IT User Support Analyst, Matthew D. Starcher
  • Communications and Marketing Manager, Vacant
  • Faculty, College of Education, Health and Human Services

Contact, 330-672-2202

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