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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 Ciera White.

Lisa LandisDirector of Student Academic Support Services
Office: MHC 1149
Phone: 813-974-6217
Lisa Landis 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.

Susan CrochunisGraduate Student Program Specialist
Office: MHC 1148
Phone: 813-974-8865
Susan Crochunis 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
Jessica Lestourgeon