Centre College Faculty
Stephanie Fabritius• Vice President for Academic Affairs
• Dean of the College
• Professor of Biology and Behavioral Neuroscience
Office: Old Centre
Stephanie Fabritius is a professor of biology, vice president for academic affairs, and dean of the College. Prior to joining Centre in 2006, she was a professor, associate provost, and director of the Paideia Program at Southwestern University, where she worked for more than 17 years.
While at Southwestern University, she held the Lillian Nelson Pratt Chair in the Sciences from 2000 to 2004, and in 1997 received the Exemplary Teaching Award from the Board of Higher Education and Ministry of the United Methodist Church. In 2002-2003, she was one of 35 professors and academic administrators from across the country selected for an American Council on Education Fellowship. She spent her fellowship year at Bowdoin College in Brunswick, Maine. Dean Fabritius currently serves on the board of the American Council of Academic Deans.
Fabritius' signature courses have included introductory biology, biological diversity and interactions, ecology, animal behavior, evolution, natural history of the vertebrates, animal behavior seminar, and introduction to research.
She holds a B.S. in biology from Pepperdine University and a Ph.D. from Purdue University.
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