NEW COLLEGE OF EDUCATION DEAN
Professor Cathy Horn assumed the role of dean of the College of Education on June 1, 2023, becoming the first woman to hold the position. Horn had served as interim dean since August 2022 and previously served as chair of the Department of Educational Leadership & Policy Studies. Her scholarly work focuses on college access for and success outcomes of traditionally underserved students, and she leads three research centers, including the state-approved UH Education Research Center. Her expertise areas include addressing the state and national teacher shortage, student assessment, and other timely education policy issues. Read more.