Ashford University Leadership
Dr. Justin Harrison
Executive Dean - Division of General Education
Dr. Justin Harrison has been with Ashford University since January 2012. As the Executive Dean of the Division of General Education, Dr. Harrison provides management and leadership in all areas of general education, including the development of course curriculum. He also oversees the faculty for Ashford’s general education disciplines.
Before he took on the role of Dean, Dr. Harrison held several key positions with Ashford. He was Associate Dean of the College of Liberal Arts, Chair of General Education, Academic Department Chair, and an Assistant Professor/Chair of Philosophy. Dr. Harrison has significant experience as a college-level professor, having taught courses at Ashford University, Loyola University Chicago, Harper College, Harold Washington College, the University of Toledo, Columbia Southern University, and Argosy University Online. He is a published author and has presented at numerous conferences.
Dr. Harrison holds a PhD from Loyola University Chicago, an MA in Philosophy from the University of Toledo, and a BA in Biology/Pre-Med from Taylor University.