Interim Associate Vice Provost for Student Success and Dean of the University College, Kennesaw State University
Lynn M. Disbrow, (Ph.D. Wayne State University, 1989), is Interim Associate Vice Provost for Student Success and Dean of the University College at Kennesaw State University. Disbrow previously served as Dean of Arts and Humanities and Professor of Communication Studies at Huntingdon College in Montgomery, Alabama. Disbrow’s professional life has emphasized innovation in pedagogical design and technology integration, advising, student support, and building trans-institutional relationships to create a wholistic approach to student success. Each year the National Communication Association awards the Lynn M. Disbrow Advisor of the Year award to an outstanding chapter advisor of the Sigma Chi Eta Communication honor society, in recognition of Disbrow’s role in founding this national student organization. Disbrow served as the Director of the Educational Policies Board of the National Communication Association, as a national team leader for the Lumina Foundation/NCA Learning Outcomes Grant project and is the recipient of numerous international, national, state, and institution specific awards for student service, teaching, and curricular development. Disbrow’s lengthy digital and traditional publication record emphasizes instructional design and delivery.