Academic Administration

Dr. Lawrence Potter
Lawrence T. Potter, Jr.
Chief Academic Officer/Provost
Ph.D., University of Missouri-Columbia; M.A., University of Missouri-Columbia; B.A., Stillman College
Victor McCrary
Victor R. McCrary
Vice President, University Research and Sponsored Programs
Ph.D., Howard University; M.S., University of Pennsylvania; B.A., The Catholic University of America
Scott Krawczyk
Scott T. Krawczyk
Associate Chief Academic Officer, Administration, Accreditation, and Faculty Success
Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania; M.A., University of Rhode Island; B.A., United States Military Academy, West Point
Herman S. Prescott, II
Assistant Chief Academic Officer, Academic Budgets, Space, and Resources
M.A., Fordham University; B.A., Hampton University
Carl Moore
Carl S. Moore
Assistant Chief Academic Officer, Assessment, Innovation, and Faculty Development
Ph.D., Temple University; M.Ed., Temple University; M.A., The Ohio State University; B.S., Kutztown University of Pennsylvania
Melva Reid
Malva Daniel Reid
Assistant Chief Academic Officer, Graduate and Online Education, and Academic Partnerships
Ph.D., Howard University; M.S., Howard University; B.A., Fisk University

Academic Deans & Directors

Renée M. Hutchins
Renée M. Hutchins
Dean, David A. Clarke School of Law
J.D., Yale Law School; B.A., Spelman College
April Massey
April Massey
Dean, College of Arts and Sciences
Ph.D., Howard University; M.A., University of Cincinnati; B.A., The Ohio State University
Devdas Shetty
Devdas Shetty
Dean, School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Ph.D., Indian Institute of Technology; M. Tech., National Institute of Technology; B.E., National Institute of Technology
Mohamad Sepehri
Mohamad Sepehri
Dean, School of Business and Public Administration
Ph.D., Indiana University; M.B.A., Indiana University; B.A., College of Mass Communications
Dwane Jones
Dwane L. Jones
Dean, College of Agriculture, Urban Sustainability, and Environmental Sciences
Ph.D., North Carolina State University; M.S., East Carolina University; B.S., East Carolina University
Marilyn Hamilton
Marilyn A. L. Hamilton
Dean of Academic Programs, UDC-Community College
Ph.D., Walden University; M.Ed., Howard University; B.A., Howard University
MaShonda R. Smith
MaShonda R. Smith
Dean, Workforce Development and Lifelong Learning
Ph.D., Washington State University; M.S., Johns Hopkins University; M.P.A., American University; B.S., University of South Florida
Melba Broome
Melba Broome
Director, Library Services—Learning Resources Division
M.S.L.S. (credits), University of Maryland, College Park; B.S., North Carolina Central University

CAO Staff

Denise Slaughter
Denise Slaughter
Special Assistant to the Chief Academic Officer
M.A., Brown University , B.A., Brown University
Wyl Strong
Wyl Strong
Project Specialist
B.A., Central Michigan University
Gevin J. Brown
Financial Analyst
M.A., The University of Alabama, B.A., The University of Alabama