Professional Studies Division

Welcome to the Professional Studies Division.

The Professional Studies Division is committed to providing job-ready programs at the certificate, associate and bachelor degree levels. Courses are offered in a variety of formats including traditional face-to-face, hybrid and online. Graduates will be prepared to enter the workforce with skills that match area employers’ goals. Career ladders are provided in business administration, business technology, criminal justice, child development, agriculture, and elementary education.

DR. BOBBI MARSHALL

Dean

Dr. Bobbi Marshall joined WVU Parkersburg in 2017. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education from Oklahoma Christian University of Science and Arts with a minor in Early Childhood, a Master of Arts in Education and Human Development with an emphasis in Early Childhood Special Education from The George Washington University and a Doctor of Education in Special Education from Northcentral University. She has over 30 years of experience working in the public and private sectors, as well as 14 years of experience in higher education.

Accreditation

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Delta Mu Delta

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Professional Studies Division Faculty

Chris Birkhimer

Chris Birkhimer

Program Specialist

Christi Calvert

Christi Calvert

Assistant Professor

Holly Dexter

Holly Dexter

Assistant Professor

Melissa Graham

Melissa Graham

Program Specialist

Jeremy Harrison

Jeremy Harrison

Instructor

Melody Hatfield

Melody Hatfield

Instructor

Gregory Hill

Gregory Hill

Instructor

Jeff Holland

Jeff Holland

Professor

Sami Kincaid

Sami Kincaid

Administrative Associate

Dr. Bobbi Marshall

Dr. Bobbi Marshall

Dean

Dr. Megan McKnight

Dr. Megan McKnight

Director

Hannah Morgan

Hannah Morgan

Agriculture Outreach Specialist

John Riggs

John Riggs

Director

Dr. Vijay Shah

Dr. Vijay Shah

Professor

Danielle Shockey

Danielle Shockey

Instructor

Dr. Missy Spivy

Dr. Missy Spivy

Professor

Dr. Stephanie Stopiak

Dr. Stephanie Stopiak

Assistant Professor

Amy Strong

Amy Strong

Assistant Professor, Criminal Justice

Tyler Villers

Tyler Villers

Farm Operations Manager

Majeda Al Waked

Majeda Al Waked

Instructor

Andrew Walker

Andrew Walker

Associate Professor, Criminal Justice

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