Welcome From The Dean

Dean Michael Dantley

Welcome to Miami University's College of Education, Health and Society.

The College of Education, Health and Society is committed to impacting our local, national and global communities through a holistic educational experience. Such experiences emphasize academic rigor, student engagement, partnerships with schools and community agencies designed to provide opportunities to put cutting-edge research into practice. All of this is accomplished through an abiding commitment to diversity, inclusion and social justice.

Our College is particularly positioned to address many of the societal issues that need serious attention. Through the collaboration of our five departments, the College of Education, Health and Society offers answers to questions of academic inequities and health and wellness disparities for children, families and the broader community. Our work in teacher preparation, kinesiology and health, family studies and social work, educational psychology and educational leadership provides our College tremendous opportunities to apply ground-breaking research in all of these fields. We continue to build upon our national reputation for programs that challenge and transform the minds and hearts of our students.

We are able to succeed in these efforts through the outstanding teaching and research of our renowned faculty, the dedication of the members of our committed staff and the intellectual challenges our students readily engage. Therefore, if you are looking for an exciting and transformative place to work and study, then the College of Education, Health and Society of Miami University is the place for you.

--Michael E. Dantley, Dean

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