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V. Dean Adams

V. Dean Adams


Associate Dean & Department Head

Contact Information

Office Location: ENGR 413B
Phone: (435) 797-9114


During Dean Adam's distinguished career, he has had the opportunity to develop skills in teaching, fundraising, academic program development, recruitment, research, and administration while working with diverse groups of people to build strong educational programs. He has an avid interest in student recruiting, advising and retention, and improving teaching. Additional research is needed to improve retention, time to graduation, and enhanced instruction. He strongly believes there is a bright future in the way we approach engineering education.