Academic Affairs

University College’s academic programs are facilitated by academically qualified practitioners with real-world experience. The academic department works to ensure student success and set up the path toward lifelong learning.


  • Craig Brewer, Ed.D.
    Academic Dean
  • Gordon Jorgenson, M.A.
    Assistant Dean
  • Christine Oh, Ph.D.
    Assistant Dean
  • Lisa Phillips, Ph.D.
    Assistant Dean
  • John Washatka, Ed.D.
    Assistant Dean


  • Richard Durfield, Ph.D.
  • Scott Edgar, Ph.D., D.Min.
  • Fred Garlett, Ed.D.
  • Brant Himes, Ph.D.
  • Shannon Hunt, M.A.
  • Jeff Slattery, DBA
  • Kurt Takamine, Ed.D.
  • Joanna Vance, Ph.D.
  • Robert Waltz, Ed.D.

Meet more of the UC academic team through the Course Portal.