Dr. Tabetha Adkins has spent her career focused on student success. She currently serves as Dean of the University College at Texas A&M University- Commerce where she leads initiatives for retention, assessment and institutional planning, first-year experiences, peer mentoring, mathematics curricular revision and innovation, as well as faculty development. Prior to joining the University College, she served first as Director of the Writing Center and then as Director of First-Year Writing.
Dr. Adkins holds a Ph.D. in Rhetoric and Composition from the University of Louisville, a Master of Arts in English from the University of Louisville, and a Bachelor of Arts in English from Marshall University. She brings 12 years of administrative experience to this position and is eager to join her new colleagues and students at West Chester University.
Council of Chairs