VIU will welcome Dr. Kymm Watson to the VIU community as its new Dean of the School of Business on July 17, 2018.
Dr. Watson joins VIU from South University in High Point, NC where she most recently served as Department Chair and Assistant Professor for Business Programs overseeing 11 different campus business programs. Prior to South University, Dr. Watson worked at University of Phoenix in Raleigh, NC where she held various positions including Adjunct Faculty, Campus College Chair of Business, and Acting Director of Academic Affairs. Dr. Watson brings extensive business experience in such diverse industries as academics, non-profit, for-profit, management operations, change management, administration and research and development. She holds a Ph.D in Organization and Management from Capella University, Minneapolis, MN, as well as a M.S in Organizational Management from Pfeiffer University, Misenheimer, NC, and a B.S in Organizational Development from St. Augustine College, Raleigh, NC.
VIU looks forward to Dr. Watson joining its academic leadership team and leading its School of Business!
For more information about Dr. Watson’s professional background, visit her Linkedin profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/dr-kymm-m-watson-b764193a/