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Linnette Werner, Ph.D. Named Associate Dean of Graduate Programs for CLA


Linnette Werner, Ph.D became Associate Dean of Graduate Programs for the College of Liberal Arts on July 8, 2019. She has extensive academic and administrative experience in higher education. Most recently, Dr. Werner served as Interim Assistant Vice Provost at the University of Minnesota. Prior to her appointment to that position, she served as Director of the Leadership Program at the University of Minnesota and increased enrollment in the program from 250 to 1,800 students between 2006 and 2017.

Dr. Werner earned her Ph.D from the University of Minnesota in Educational Policy and Leadership, after earning a Master of Arts in Educational Research and Program Evaluation. She received a Bachelor of Science degree in Curriculum Instruction from the University of Wisconsin and, for several years, worked as a Research and Evaluation Coordinator in St. Paul Public Schools.

Written by staff.
July 12, 2019