Welcome Dr. Christine Leichliter, Dean of Enrollment!

August 31, 2011

I am very pleased to report that Dr. Chris Leichliter will join us as Dean of Enrollment, as of September 12, 2011.

Dr. Leichliter has over 35 years of experience in higher education, both in teaching and in administration. She began her career in West Virginia as a faculty member at West Virginia State College and West Virginia University, Parkersburg. She then held both teaching and administrative positions at Marietta College and Washington State College in Ohio. Her teaching areas include Writing and Public Speaking, and Teaching Methods in Secondary Education.

Since 2001, she has served as Assistant Dean of the School of the Arts and Communication at The College of New Jersey. In 2008, she was also appointed Assessment Fellow for the Office of Institutional Effectiveness at TCNJ.  She holds Bachelor’s and Master’s Degrees from the University of Pittsburgh, and a Doctorate in Educational Leadership from the University of Phoenix.

Dr. Leichliter’s areas of research/interest include curriculum design, implementation and assessment in transformative change; strategic planning; successful transitions for first-year college students; and mentoring and educational strategies to develop and support leadership styles of women in higher education. 

Please join me in welcoming Chris to the Corcoran community in early September.