ABOUT the UNIVERSITY

East Carolina University

East Carolina University

East Fifth Street
Greenville, NC 27858
Phone: (252) 328-6131
http://www.ecu.edu

 
 
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East Carolina University. Tomorrow starts here. For more than a century, East Carolina University has served the people of North Carolina and the nation. From modest beginnings as a school for training teachers, ECU has become an emerging national research university with an enrollment of nearly 28,000 students. East Carolina offers 103 bachelor's degree programs, one educational specialist degree program, one certificate of advanced study program, 72 master's degree programs, 18 doctoral degree programs, 71 departmental certificates, and first-professional degree programs in medicine and dentistry. With a mission of teaching, research, and service, East Carolina University is a dynamic institution connecting people and ideas, finding solutions to problems, and seeking the challenges of the future.

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Carnegie Classification of Institutional Characteristics
Basic Type Doctoral/Research Universities
Size and Setting Large four-year, primarily residential
Enrollment Profile High undergraduate
Undergraduate Profile Full-time four-year, selective, higher transfer-in
Undergraduate Instructional Program Professions plus arts and sciences, high graduate coexistence
Graduate Instructional Program Doctoral, professional dominant
Directory
Chancellor
Cecil Staton
Chancellor
Phone: 252-328-6212
 
Executive Assistant to the Chancellor
Christy Daniels
Assistant to the Chancellor
Phone: 252-328-1400
Fax: 252-328-4155
 
Chief of Staff
Christopher Locklear
Chief of Staff
Phone: 252-328-6105
 
Provost (Chief Academic Officer)
Ron Mitchelson, Dr.
Provost and Senior Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs
Phone: 252-328-5419
Fax: 252-328-6005
 
Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs
Virginia D. Hardy
Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs
112 Spilman Building
Greenville, NC 27858-4353
Phone: 252-328-6541
 
Vice Chancellor/Vice President
Phyllis Horns, Dr.
Vice Chancellor for Health Sciences
Phone: 252-744-2265
 
Ron Mitchelson, Dr.
Interim Vice Chancellor for Research and Graduate Studies
Phone: 252-328-9471
 
Frederick D. Niswander
Vice Chancellor for Administration and Finance
Phone: 252-328-6975
 
Chief Research Officer
Dr. Jay Golden
Vice Chancellor for Research, Economic Development, and Engagement
1500 Greenville Centre
Greenville, NC 27858
Phone: 252-328-9471
 
Chief Information Officer
Don Sweet
Associate Vice Chancellor and CIO
Phone: 252-328-9015
Fax: 252-328-0857
 
Associate Vice Chancellor
Anne Jenkins
Associate Vice Chancellor for Financial Services
Phone: 252-737-1133
 
Elmer C. Poe
Assistant Vice Chancellor for Emerging Academic Initiatives
Phone: 252-328-9066
 
Associate Provost
LaKesha Alston
Associate Provost for Equity and Diversity
Phone: 252-328-6804
 
Austin W. Bunch
Senior Associate Provost
Phone: 252-328-0607
 
W. Randolph Chitwood, Jr.
Senior Associate Vice Chancellor for Health Sciences
Phone: 252-744-4822
 
John T. Fletcher
Associate Provost for Enrollment Services
Phone: 252-328-5817
 
Ying Zhou, Dr.
Associate Provost of Institutional Planning, Assessment and Research
Phone: 252-737-1913
 
Dean
Kevin Baxter
Associate Dean Honors College
Phone: 252-737-4079
 
Sylvia Brown
Dean of the College of Nursing
Phone: 252-744-6372
 
Gregory Chadwick, Dr.
Dean of the School of Dental Medicine
Phone: 252-737-7701
 
Paul R.G. Cunningham, Dr.
Dean of the Brody School of Medicine and Senior Associate Vice Chancellor for Medical Affairs
Phone: 252-744-7400
 
Richard R. Eakin
Associate Vice Chancellor and Interim Director of William E. Laupus Health Sciences Library
Phone: 252-744-2212
 
Stanley G. Eakins
Dean of the College of Business
Phone: 252-328-6359
 
Paul Gemperline
Dean of the Graduate School
Phone: 252-328-6073
 
Glen G. Gilbert
Dean of the College of Health and Human Performance
Phone: 252-328-0038
 
Jan Lewis
Interim Dean of Academic Library and Learning Resources
Phone: 252-328-2267
 
Judy Siguaw
Dean of the College of Human Ecology
Phone: 252-328-1098
 
John Sutherland
Interim Dean College of Fine Arts and Communication
Phone: 252-328-6249
 
Stephen W. Thomas
Dean of the College of Allied Health Sciences
Phone: 252-744-6010
 
Marianna Walker
Dean Honors College
Phone: 252-737-3004
 
David White
Dean of the College of Technology and Computer Science
Phone: 252-328-9604
 
General Counsel
Donna Payne
University Attorney
Phone: 252-328-6940
 
Faculty Senate Chair
Mark Sprague
Chair of the Faculty
Phone: 252-328-6537
 
Admissions Director/Enrollment Manager
Anthony C. Britt
Director of Admissions
Phone: 252-328-4781
Fax: 252-737-1192
 
University Registrar
Angela R. Anderson
Registrar
Phone: 252-328-6747
Fax: 252-328-4232
 
Director of Financial Aid
Julie L. Poorman
Director of Financial Aid
Phone: 252-328-6610
 
Director of Institutional Research
Skip Kirby
Interim Director, Institutional Research Institutional Planning, Assessment and Research
Phone: 252-737-1913
 
Director of Intercollegiate Athletics
Jeff Compher
Director of Athletics
Phone: 252-737-4502
 
Health Center Director
Jolene Jernigan
Student Health Center Director
Phone: 252-737-2821
 
Director of Disability Services
Elizabeth S. Johnston
Director, Disability Support Services
Phone: 252-737-1016
 
Director of Career Services
Leslie Rogers
Interim Director, Career Center
Phone: 252-328-6050
 
Human Resources
Melissa Bard
Associate Vice Chancellor for Human Resources
Phone: 252-328-9881
 
Director
C. Steve Duncan
Assistant Secretary to the Board of Trustees
Phone: 252-328-6105
 
Mary Schulken
Executive Director of Communication, Public Affairs and Marketing
Phone: 252-328-6482
 
F. Clayton Sessoms
Director of Continuing Studies
Phone: 252-328-9317
 
Dorothy A. Spencer
Director of William E. Laupus Health Sciences Library
Phone: 252-744-2212
 
Beth Velde, Dr.
Director, Public Service and Community Relations
Phone: 252-737-1377
 
University Advancement
Chris Dyba
Vice Chancellor for University Advancement
Phone: 252-328-9565
 
Student Affairs
Virginia Hardy
Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs
Phone: 252-328-6541
 
Administrative Assistant
Rhonda Jordan
Executive Assistant to the Vice Chancellor for Administration and Finance
Phone: 252-328-6975
 
Student Body President
Tim Schwan
Student Body President
Phone: 252-567-2376
 
Board of Trustees
Ryan Beeson
ex officio - SGA
ECU
101 Mendenhall Student Center
Greenville, NC 27858
Phone: 252-328-4742
Fax: 252-328-2308
 
Edwin Clark
3602 Hwy. 264 East
Greenville, NC 27834
Phone: 252-752-4366
 
Mark Copeland
3741 Stanford Avenue
University Park, TX 75225
Phone: 214-969-8026
 
Vern Davenport
1300 Glennis Court
Wake Forest, NC 27587
Phone: 919-802-2448
 
Deborah Davis
1250 East Marshall Street
Suite 2-300
Richmond, VA 23298-0510
Phone: 804-628-7565
 
Leigh Fanning
Steven W. Jones
Chair
3600 Glenwood Avenue
Suite 300
Raleigh, NC 27612
Phone: 919-880-9565
 
Max Joyner, Jr.
105 E. Arlington Blvd.
Greenville, NC 27858
Phone: 252-327-8750
 
Kel Normann
Bob Plybon
Secretary
Plybon & Associates
6518 Airport Center Drive
Greensboro, NC 27409
Phone: 336-207-7188
 
Danny Scott
4206 Cassatt Court
Swansea, IL 62226
Phone: 618-541-1004
 
Kieran Shanahan
Vice Chair
Terry Yeargan
6325 Hilltop Road
Willow Springs, NC 27592
Phone: 919-618-8517
 
Trustees
Ryan Beeson
ex officio - SGA
ECU
101 Mendenhall Student Center
Greenville, NC 27858
Phone: 252-328-4742
Fax: 252-328-2308
 
Edwin Clark
3602 Hwy. 264 East
Greenville, NC 27834
Phone: 252-752-4366
 
Mark Copeland
3741 Stanford Avenue
University Park, TX 75225
Phone: 214-969-8026
 
Vern Davenport
1300 Glennis Court
Wake Forest, NC 27587
Phone: 919-802-2448
 
Deborah Davis
1250 East Marshall Street
Suite 2-300
Richmond, VA 23298-0510
Phone: 804-628-7565
 
Leigh Fanning
Steven W. Jones
Chair
3600 Glenwood Avenue
Suite 300
Raleigh, NC 27612
Phone: 919-880-9565
 
Max Joyner, Jr.
105 E. Arlington Blvd.
Greenville, NC 27858
Phone: 252-327-8750
 
Kel Normann
Bob Plybon
Secretary
Plybon & Associates
6518 Airport Center Drive
Greensboro, NC 27409
Phone: 336-207-7188
 
Danny Scott
4206 Cassatt Court
Swansea, IL 62226
Phone: 618-541-1004
 
Kieran Shanahan
Vice Chair
Terry Yeargan
6325 Hilltop Road
Willow Springs, NC 27592
Phone: 919-618-8517
 

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