Logan University Appoints Sherri A. Cole, PhD, as Dean of its College of Health Sciences
August 5, 2013
Sherri A. Cole, PhD, has been named the dean of Logan University’s College of Health Sciences. She will report to Dr. Carl Saubert, Logan’s vice president of academic affairs. The College of Health Sciences grants Master of Science Degrees in Sports Science and Rehabilitation and in Nutrition and Human Performance, as well as Bachelor of Science Degrees in Life Science and in Human Biology. The College also offers undergraduate coursework through an Accelerated Science Program.
Before joining Logan, Dr. Cole spent six years as the dean of allied health and professional development at Aultman College of Nursing and Health Sciences in Canton, Ohio. While in that position, she developed the school’s allied health division within the Aultman College of Nursing and Health Sciences. She was also an associate professor on the Aultman faculty and taught radiation physics. She was director of radiology at Aultman Hospital from 2001 to 2007 and, prior to that time, worked for several hospitals in Ohio as a registered radiologic technologist and mammographer. She is a decorated military veteran.
“We are very pleased to have someone with Dr. Cole’s experience as our dean of the college of health sciences,” said Logan President Dr. Clay McDonald. “She is a great addition to our academic management team.”
Dr. Cole holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Management from Malone University and a Master of Business Administration from Baker College of Graduate Studies. She received her PhD in Applied Management and Decision Sciences at Walden University where she graduated summa cum laude.
Dr. Cole has served as a consultant to the Chancellor of the state of Ohio, reviewing programs for the Ohio Board of Regents (OBR). She is a member of the U.S. Distance Learning Association (USDLA), Association of Collegiate Educators in Radiologic Technology, Inc (ACERT), and the Association of Educators in Imaging and Radiologic Sciences, Inc. (AEIRS).