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Dean, School of Business & Technology

In January 2017, Lifang Shih, PhD, became the dean of the School of Business & Technology at Excelsior College. She had previously been associate dean, director of program development and assessment, as well as director of online course management. In her new role, Shih is responsible for managing activities of faculty and staff relating to academic policies, course development, student services, learning and instruction, and program growth. Read more

Dean, School of Health Sciences

Barbara Pieper, PhD, RN has been affiliated with Excelsior College for more than 28 years. As a founding faculty member of the School of Health Sciences, Dr. Pieper was instrumental in the development of the Bachelor of Science and the Bachelor in