Erica Lembke, Interim Dean
Joanne H. Hook Dean’s Chair in Educational Renewal
Erica Lembke was named the Interim Joanne H. Hook Dean’s Chair in Educational Renewal effective July 7, 2020.
Dr. Lembke has been with MU since 2003 and had served as the Department Chair of Special Education for the past five years. Additionally, she has served on a variety of college and campus committees, including chairing the College of Education’s policy committee. She is a steering committee member of the Leadership Development Program at MU and a 2019 graduate of the Harvard Management Development Program.
Dr. Lembke has served as president of the national board for the Division for Learning Disabilities and editor of the journal, Assessment for Effective Intervention. Her research interests include assessment and intervention for students at risk and with disabilities, and she has participated as a Principal Investigator (PI) or Co-PI on nearly $10 million in federally funded projects.