Jann Joseph named education dean at Eastern Michigan University
April 27, 2011
Eastern Michigan University has chosen Jann Joseph, an administrator at Grand Valley State University, as dean of the College of Education.
Since 2006, Joseph has served as associate dean for professional development and administration in the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences at Grand Valley, EMU said in a press release.
“I am excited to join Eastern Michigan University as Dean of the College of Education - a college that is a leader in preparing education professionals in Michigan and in the nation,” Joseph said in the release. “At a time when higher education institutions are being asked to do more with less funding, EMU is answering the call.”
Joseph is also being appointed a professor of teacher education, with tenure, EMU said. Her appointment is effective July 1, subject to the approval of the EMU Board of Regents. Her annual salary will be $155,000.