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Dr. Linda Cabe Halpern

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Contact Info

University Programs

The Office of the Vice Provost for University Programs provides oversight and support for large academic programs that involve multiple colleges and departments. In addition, the office is the liaison for JMU’s partnership with Study Group to offer a pathway program for international students and coordinates activities related to online instruction.

Staff

Dr. Herb AmatoAssociate Vice Provost for University Programs
Maury Hall, Room 109 | 540.568.3576 | amatohk@jmu.edu

Dr. Margaret M. MulrooneyAssociate Vice Provost for University Programs
Maury Hall, Room 112 | 540.568.8179 | mulroomm@jmu.edu

Ms. Catherine CrummettAssistant Vice Provost for University Programs
Maury Hall, Room 115 | 540.568.2508 | crummecm@jmu.edu

Ms. Lori SmilowitzAdministrative Assistant
Maury Hall, Room 104A | 540.568.7770 |smilowlg@jmu.edu

Ms. Clarissa ShoecraftAdministrative Assistant (fiscal)
Maury Hall, Room 104 | 540.568.7525 | shoecrcl@jmu.edu

Departments

The following areas report directly to the Vice Provost for University Programs.

Center for Assessment and Research Studies
Dr. Donna Sundre, Executive Director
Anthony Seegar, Room 23 | 540.568.3483 | sundredl@jmu.edu 

General Education Program
Dr. Margaret M. MulrooneyAssociate Vice Provost for University Programs
Maury Hall, Room 112 | 540.568.8179 | mulroomm@jmu.edu

Ms. Gretchen HazardCluster One Coordinator
Harrison Hall, Room 1272 | 540.568.3428 |hazardga@jmu.edu 

Dr. Dennis Beck; Cluster Two Coordinator
Estes Center, Room 2222 | 540.568.6386 |beckdc@jmu.edu 

Dr. Scott Paulson, Cluster Three Coordinator
Physics Chemistry Building 2310 | 540.568.4567 |paulsosa@jmu.edu

Dr. Raymond “Skip” Hyser, Cluster Four Coordinator
Jackson Hall, Room 208 | 540.568.6043 |hyserrm@jmu.edu 

Dr. Georgia Polacek, Cluster Five Coordinator 
Maury Hall, Room 111 | 540.568.7097 |polacegn@jmu.edu

Honors Program
Dr. Barry Falk, Director
Hillcrest, Room 102 | 540.568.5535 | falkbl@jmu.edu 

Interdisciplinary Liberal Studies
Dr. Fletcher Linder, Director
Maury Hall, Room 118 | 540.568.5260 | lindergf@jmu.edu 

Outreach & Engagement
Dr. James Shaeffer, Associate Vice Provost
Memorial Hall, Room 3185 | 540.568.4253 | shaeffjm@jmu.edu 

University Advising
Ms. Anna Lynn Bell, Director
Wilson Hall, Room 102 | 540.568.7350 | bellal@jmu.edu

University Studies
Maury Hall, Room 104 | 540.568.7770 | universitystudies@jmu.edu