Academic Cabinet

The Academic Cabinet engages in strategic planning concerning the academic issues of the university. This includes planning for new programs and coordination of the academic elements of the university vision. The Academic Cabinet is the academic governing body that reviews and approves all new academic initiatives and changes.

  • Mark E. Stanton, Ph.D., ABPP


  • Vicky R. Bowden, DNSc, RN

    Vice Provost
    WSCUC Accreditation Liaison Officer

  • Rebecca Cantor, Ph.D.

    Assistant Provost

  • Robert Duke, Ph.D.

    Dean, School of Theology and Azusa Pacific Seminary

  • Rukshan Fernando, Ph.D.

    Interim Dean, School of Business and Management

  • Diane Guido, Ph.D.

    Vice Provost
    Research Integrity Officer

  • Keith E. Hall, Ed.D.

    Vice President, Chief Diversity Officer

  • Anita Henck, Ph.D.

    Dean, School of Education

  • Stephen P. Johnson, DMA

    Dean, College of the Arts

  • Stephanie Juillerat, Ph.D.

    Associate Provost, Center for Teaching, Learning, and Assessment;
    and Professor

  • Aja Tulleners Lesh, PhD, RN

    Dean, School of Nursing

  • Heather Petridis, Ph.D.

    Vice President for Enrollment Management/Chief Enrollment Officer

  • Jennifer E. Walsh, Ph.D.

    Dean, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

  • David L. Weeks, Ph.D.

    Dean, Honors College

  • Robert Welsh, Ph.D., ABPP

    Dean, School of Behavioral and Applied Sciences