Academic Leadership Directory

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Vice President of Academic Affairs

Deborah Hardy

Deborah Hardy  
Pecos (MSQ 165)



Gabriela Rosu

Dean of Instruction

Gabriela Rosu  
Pecos (MSQ 162)

Chris Schnick

Dean of Arts & Sciences

Chris Schnick  
Pecos (MSQ 160)

Thomas Pearson

Dean of Workforce & Innovation

Tom Pearson  
Williams (COOP 120)

Division Chairs

Bashir Khalil


Division Chair: Bashir Khalil
Division Office: 480-988-8004  
Williams (BLUF 110B)

  • AET Airway Science Technology, Flight Eph.
  • AIT Automated Industrial Technology
  • AMT Aircraft Maintenance Technology
  • UAS Unmanned Aircraft Systems
Jacqueline Cala

Biological Sciences

Division Chair: Jacqueline Cala  
Division Office: 480-726-4004  
Pecos (EST 114)

  • BIO Biology
  • ENV Environmental Sciences
  • SSH Sustainability/Social Sciences and Humanities
  • SUS Sustainability/Natural Science

Barbara Gonzalez

Business & Computing Studies

Division Chair: Barbara Gonzalez  
Division Office: 480-726-4001  
Pecos (EST 118)

  • ACC Accounting
  • BPC Business Personal Computers
  • CIS Computer Information Systems
  • CLD Cloud Computing
  • CNT Cisco Network Technology
  • CSC Computer Science
  • GBS General Business
  • IBS International Business
  • ITS Informational Technology Security
  • MGT Management
  • MKT Marketing
  • MST Microsoft Technology
  • SBS Small Business Management
  • SBU Society and Business
Micaela Church

Communication and Fine Arts

Division Chair: Micaela Church  
Division Office: 480-726-4005  
Pecos (EST 113)

  • ARH Art Humanities
  • ART Art
  • AVC Art and Visual Communication
  • COM Communication
  • DAH Dance Humanities
  • DAN Dance
  • MHL Music: History/Literature
  • MTC Music: Theory/Composition
  • MUC Music: Commercial/Business
  • MUP Music: Performance
  • STO Storytelling
  • THE Theatre
  • THF Theatre and Film
  • THO Theatre Occupational
  • THP Theatre Performance/Production

David Finley

Composition, Creative Writing, and Literature

Division Chair: David Finley  
Division Office: 480-726-4125  
Pecos (EST 213)

  • CRE Critical Reading
  • CRW Creative Writing
  • ENG English
  • ENH English Humanities
  • GST Game Studies
  • HUM Humanities
  • RDG Reading
  • WAC Writing Across Curriculum
Andrea Villarreal

Health Science and Public Service

Division Chair: Andrea Villarreal  
Division Office: 480-726-4002  
Pecos (IRN 248)

  • AJS Administration of Justice
  • CAP Counseling and Applied Psychology
  • CPD Counseling and Personal Development
  • EMT Emergency Medical Technology
  • EXS Exercise Science
  • FYE First Year Experience
  • FON Food and Nutrition
  • HES Health Science
  • LET Law Enforcement Training
  • MSP Mortuary Science
  • PED Physical Education
  • REC Recreation
  • SPT Sports
  • WED Wellness Education

Paul Petrequin

Languages, Humanities, Learning Center, and Information Studies

Division Chair: Paul Petrequin  
Division Office: 480-726-4003  
Pecos (EST 214)

  • AFR African American Studies
  • AIS American Indian Studies
  • ASL Sign Language
  • CCS Chicana & Chicano Studies
  • HIS History
  • IFS Information Studies
  • PHI Philosophy
  • REL Religious Studies
  • SLC Studies in Language and Culture
  • SPA Spanish
  • SPH Spanish Humanities
  • WST Women's Studies
Pamela Woodbury


Division Chair: Pamela Woodbury  
Division Office: 480-726-4008  
Pecos (EST 218)

  • MAT Mathematics

Jill Anderson


Division Chair: Jill Anderson  
Division Office: 480-988-8881  
Williams (EGEL 225)

  • HCC Health Core Curriculum
  • HCR Health Care Related
  • NUR Nursing Science Basic
Arlisa Richardson

Physical Sciences and Engineering

Division Chair: Arlisa Richardson  
Division Office: 480-857-5563  
Pecos (IRN 241)

  • AST Astronomy
  • AIM Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning
  • CHM Chemistry
  • ECE Engineering Science
  • EEE Electrical Engineering
  • GLG Geology
  • GPH Physical Geography
  • PHY Physics

Linda Zehr

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Division Chair: Linda Zehr  
Division Office: 480-726-4009  
Pecos (IRN 279)

  • ASB/ASM Anthropology
  • CFS Child/Family Studies
  • ECH Early Childhood Education
  • ECN Economics
  • EDU Education
  • EED Early Education
  • ETL Excellence/Teaching/Learning
  • HON Honors
  • POS Political Science
  • PSY Psychology
  • SOC Sociology