Academic Council

The Academic Council at USF Sarasota-Manatee consists of the Regional Vice Chancellor for Academic and Student Affairs, the four College Deans, Assistant Vice President of Enrollment Services & Student Success, Faculty Senate President and Vice President, and Associate Director of Community Engagement & Faculty Affairs. The council is responsible for decision-making with regards to academics and the welfare of students and faculty.

Academic Council Minutes | Core ASA Leadership Minutes


Robert Anderson, PhD
Dean, College of Business

Cihan Cobanoglu, PhD
Dean, College of Hospitality and Technology Leadership

James Curran, PhD
Faculty Senate Representative

Sarah Fayard, M.Ed.
Associate Director of Community Engagement & Faculty Affairs

Terry A. Osborn, PhD
Regional Vice Chancellor for Academic and Student Affairs

Richard Reich, PhD
Academic Programs Committee Representative

Jane Rose, PhD
Dean, College of Arts & Sciences

Mary Beth Wallace, Ed.D.
Assistant Vice President, Student Engagement & Success

G. Patricia Wilson, PhD
Interim Dean, College of Education


Dina Kathman
Executive Administrative Specialist, Academic Affairs