Our Leadership


​Christine Sapienza, PhD, CCC-SLP

Dean of the Brooks Rehabilitation College of Healthcare Sciences; Professor, Communication Sciences and Disorders

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​Keigwin School of Nursing

Cheryl L. Bergman, PhD, ARNP, CEN

Associate Dean, ​Keigwin School of Nursing; Professor, Keigwin School of Nursing

​Michelle Edmonds, PhD, FNP-BC, CNE

Assistant Dean, Faculty and Curriculum; Professor, Keigwin School of Nursing

​Jessica Shearer, PhD, RN, CNE

Director of the Undergraduate Programs, Keigwin School of Nursing

​​Hilary Morgan, PHD, CNM​

Director of Graduate Nursing Programs​​; Associate Professor, Keigwin School of Nursing

Kathleen Ann Kavanagh DMH, MSN, Ed RN

Director of Simulation Training and Applied Research (STAR); Assistant Professor, Keigwin School of Nursing

School of Applied Health Sciences

Heather A. Hausenblas, PhD

Associate Dean, School of Applied Health Sciences; Professor, Department of Kinesiology

Email address  hhausen@ju.edu
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Whitney George, PhD

Department Chair, Clinical Mental Health Counseling

Email address  wgeorge@ju.edu 

Brandy V. Gustavus, DHSc

Department Chair and Assistant Professor, Health Informatics

Email address  bgustav@ju.edu 

Michael D. Justiss, PhD, OTR

Associate Professor and Department Chair; Doctor of Occupational Therapy (OTD) Program

Christopher T. Robertson, PhD

Department Chair, Kinesiology Program; Assistant Professor, Kinesiology

Judith M. Wingate, PhD, CCC-SLP

Department Chair and Associate Professor, Communication Sciences and Disorders

Email address  jwingat2@ju.edu

School of Orthodontics

Eman Othman, DDS, MS, Diplomate of ABO

Interim Department Chair, Director of Fellowship in Clinical Research, Clinical Assistant Professor