Westminster College Selects Dr. Jamie McMinn as Associate Dean of Academic Affairs

Tuesday, November 19, 2013

NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. - Westminster College selected Dr. Jamie McMinn to serve as the associate dean of academic affairs, beginning Jan. 2, 2014.

McMinn is an associate professor of psychology and currently the interim director of Adult & Graduate Studies. McMinn joined Westminster in 2003. He earned an undergraduate degree from Emory & Henry College and a master's degree and Ph.D. from the University of Pittsburgh. His training is in group processes and dynamics.

McMinn's responsibilities will include leading departmental and academic unit assessment efforts, including program competencies, program assessment plan, yearly program assessment report, and academic program review; leading off-campus study efforts along with faculty committees; working with the registrar to oversee course scheduling; and working with the Faculty Development Committee and overseeing the administrative duties of the committee.

Contact McMinn at 724-946-7121 or email for additional information.

About Westminster College...
Founded in 1852 and related to the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), Westminster College ranks first in the nation as "Best College for Women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math," according to Forbes.com. Westminster is a top-tier liberal arts college and a national leader in graduation rate performance, according to U.S. News Best Colleges guide. Westminster is also honored as one of "The Best 378 Colleges" by The Princeton Review, and is named to the President's Honor Roll for excellence in service learning.

Nearly 1,600 undergraduate and graduate students benefit from individualized attention from dedicated faculty while choosing from 41 majors and nearly 100 organizations on the New Wilmington, Pa., campus. Visit www.westminster.edu/advantage to view "Advantage: Westminster" A Strategic Plan 2010-2020.

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Dr. Jamie McMinn