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Dean for Faculty Development, Reviews, and Assessment

Dr. Rashna Wadia Richards serves as the Dean for Faculty Development, Reviews, and Assessment. Her primary areas of responsibility include overseeing all aspects of faculty development as well as all phases of faculty reviews at Rhodes. In addition, she manages early leaves, sabbaticals, rotational professorships, and research funds; coordinates the evaluation of department and program chairs in collaboration with the Associate Provost; and facilitates the external reviews of departments and programs. Dr. Richards is a Professor of English, and she also chairs the interdisciplinary program in Media Studies.