Academic Affairs Office


(440) 826-2251, (440) 826-3577 (fax),

Campus Location

Bonds Hall, Room 201
275 Eastland Rd.
Berea, OH 44017-2088

Mailing Address

Academic Affairs
Baldwin Wallace University
275 Eastland Road
Berea, OH 44017-2088

Office Hours

Academic Year: Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Summer: Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

About Academic Affairs

The academic affairs office oversees the academic mission of the University. The office is guided by Baldwin Wallace University's mission statement and strategic plan. Together these documents establish a direction for BW's academic programs and educational priorities enabling BW to serve its community.

The information contained in the BW Office of Academic Affairs pages is primarily directed toward current and prospective faculty members and is intended to facilitate communication about academic issues, faculty development, and policies and procedures.

Student Reinstatement

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Undergraduate Research and Creative Studies

Collaborate with a BW faculty member as you discover something new about nature, people, the arts or humanities. Check examples of projects that might be of interest to you.

In accordance with Baldwin Wallace University's mission statement, the BW Office of Academic Affairs is committed to making learning a life-long process.


Stephen Stahl, Ph.D.
(440) 826-2251

Guy E. Farish, Ph.D.
Associate Provost
(440) 826-2478

Lisa Henderson, Ph.D.
Assistant Provost
(440) 826-2767

Susan C. Warner Taylor, Ph.D.
Director, Assessment
(440) 826-2476

Annie Heidersbach
Director, Academic Grants
(440) 826-3530

Kris Stanley
Academic Affairs Analyst
Colleague Programming & Related Projects
(440) 826-3796

Lynn Hulthen
Academic Project Coordinator
(440) 826-3360

Academic Structure

The academic organization of Baldwin Wallace is structured to meet the needs of students studying in a diverse mix of 80  undergraduate and graduate majors.

College of Arts and Sciences

Guy E. Farish, Ph.D., Associate Provost and Dean, (440) 826-2478,

School of Humanities

Susan Oldrieve, Associate Dean, (440) 826-2291,

School of Social Sciences

Dale Grubb, Associate Dean, (440) 826-2400,

School of Natural Sciences, Mathematics and Computing

Jim McCargar, Associate Dean, (440) 826-2313,

School of Health, Physical Education and Sport Sciences

Amy-Jo Sutterluety, Associate Dean, (440) 826-3175,

School of Business

Frank C. Braun, Dean, (440) 826-3566,

School of Education

Michael J. Smith, Interim Dean, (440) 826-3137,

School of Health Sciences

Colleen Visconti, Dean, (440) 826-5909,

Conservatory of Music

Susan Van Vorst, Dean, (440) 826-2362,

Graduate Studies

Karen Kaye, Dean, (440) 826-2164,