Faculty Profiles

Educational Research and Administration department faculty contact and bio information.


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Dr. Francis Godwyll

  • Position: Chair, Director, Professor
  • Department: Educational Research and Administration
  • Office Location:  Building 77, Room 104

Dr. Francis Godwyll is Professor and Chair of the Department of Educational Research and Administration and Director of the Doctoral Program in the College of Education and Professional Studies.

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Dr. Diane Bagwell

  • Position: Instructor
  • Department: Educational Research and Administration
  • Office Location:  Building 77, Room 111

Bio not yet available.

Haas, Karen

Dr. Karen Haas

  • Position: Visiting Instructor
  • Department: Educational Research and Administration
  • Office Location:  Building 77, Room 101

Dr. Karen Haas is an Instructor in the Department of Educational Research and Administration.

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Dr. Mark Malisa

  • Position: Assistant Professor
  • Department: Educational Research and Administration
  • Office Location:  Building 77, Room 108

Dr. Mark Malisa is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Educational Research and Administration.

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Dr. Wisdom Mensah

  • Position: Visiting Instructor
  • Department: Educational Research and Administration
  • Office Location:  Building 77, Room 102

Dr. Wisdom Mensah, a Visiting Instructor, has four years teaching experience from the University of Professional Studies, Accra, Ghana.

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Dr. Carla J. Thompson

  • Position: Professor, Director, CORAL Center
  • Department: Educational Research and Administration
  • Office Location:  Building 77, Room 103/107

Dr. Carla J. Thompson is a Professor and Director, Community Outreach Research and Learning (CORAL) Center, a Florida Board of Governors sanctioned center.

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Dr. Pat Wentz

  • Position: Professor
  • Department: Educational Research and Administration
  • Office Location:  Building 77, Room 103A

Dr. Patricia Wentz, a Professor of Educational Leadership, holds a Ph.D. from Texas A&M University, where her major was Educational Psychology and her minors were Sociology and Curriculum & Instruction.

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Dr. Hongwei "Patrick" Yang

  • Position: Assistant Professor
  • Department: Educational Research and Administration
  • Office Location:  Building 77, Room 109

Dr. Hongwei “Patrick” Yang in an Instructor in the UWF Department of Education Research and Administration.

College Student Affairs Administration Affiliate Faculty

College Student Affairs Administration program affiliate faculty contact and bio information.


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Dr. Ben Stubbs

  • Position: Interim Program Co-Coordinator
  • Department: College Student Affairs Administration Program
  • Office Location:  Building 22

Ben Stubbs serves as the Associate Dean and Director of Student Involvement and Interim Director of UCES.

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Dr. Brandon Frye

  • Position: Associate Vice President and Dean of Students
  • Department: Enrollment and Student Affairs
  • Office Location:  Building 18

Dr. Brandon Frye began working at the University of West Florida (UWF) in February 2013 and currently serves as Associate Vice President and Dean of Students within the Division of Enrollment and Student Affairs.

College Student Affairs Administration Adjunct Faculty

College Student Affairs Administration adjunct faculty contact information.


  • Dr. Ruth Davison

    • Position: Adjunct Instructor
    • Department: College Student Affairs Administration
    • rdavison@uwf.edu
  • Dr. Jennifer McCaul

    • Position: Executive Director
    • Department: Center for Academic Success
    • Office Location: Building 21, Room 115
    • jmccaul@uwf.edu
    • 8504743170