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Academic Affairs

The Dean's Office coordinates all academic support services for faculty and students in the College of Behavioral & Community Sciences. Please contact the following individuals for assistance.

Catherine BatscheAssociate Dean for Academic
Affairs Office: MHC 1115
Phone: 813-974-1992
Dr. Catherine Batsche is responsible for academic program development, curricular processes, enrollment management, academic student support services, and the tenure and promotion application process. Dr. Batsche's administrative assistant is Sharon Springer.

Bea SmithDirector of Academic and Student
Services Office: MHC 1149
Phone: 813-974-2904
Bea Smith has the primary responsibility of all student support services functions for the college including academic advising, new student orientations, academic program and curriculum development, academic grievances and petitions for exceptions to academic policies, policy dissemination, and student outreach.

Wanda MacLeanGraduate Student Program
Specialist Office: MHC 1146
Phone: 813-974-8865
Wanda MacLean is responsible for college processes related to graduate student admissions, degree certification, tuition waivers, graduate assistantship appointments, and graduate fellowships.

Karen GrigsbyUndergraduate Academic Program Specialist
Office: MHC 1143
Phone: 813-974-8441
Karen Grigsby

Susan CrochunisUndergraduate Academic Program Specialist
Office: MHC 1143
Phone: 813-974-1988
Susan Crochunis