Graduate Studies

Dr. Carole Wells Named Vice Provost and Dean of Graduate Studies

Dr. Carole Wells

KUTZTOWN, Pa. - Dr. Carole V. Wells is the Vice Provost and Dean of Graduate Studies at Kutztown University of Pennsylvania. Previously, she was the Associate Dean in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences for four years and taught in the Psychology Department for eight years. She earned a Ph.D. in social psychology and human resource management from Temple University, an M.S. in social psychology from Temple University, an M.A. in counseling psychology from Kutztown University, and a B.A. in psychology from LaSalle University.

In addition to co-authoring the book Service-learning Code of Ethics, Dr. Wells has presented and published on the pedagogy of service-learning, ethical issues in research in international service-learning, and power, trust, strategies of influence, conflict resolution, and leadership in organizations.

She has served on numerous boards, including Friend, Inc., Habitat for Humanity, Pennsylvania Society of Teaching Scholars, Pennsylvania Institute for Children's Environmental Health, Goodwill Industries, Berks Encore, and Kutztown University Foundation and Alumni Boards.