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Dr. Jay Gladden leads the IUPUI Division of Undergraduate Education as associate vice chancellor for undergraduate education, dean of University College, and acting dean of Honors College. He provides guidance and leadership for a variety of curricular and co-curricular campuswide student success programs that serve students from orientation through graduation. He is a tireless advocate for utilizing active and engaged learning strategies to ensure equitable access to high-impact practices.
From 2009 to 2017, Dr. Gladden served as the dean of the School of Physical Education and Tourism Management, where he strategically increased student support, retention, and conferred degrees.
Before coming to IUPUI, Dr. Gladden was associate dean at the Isenberg School of Management at the University of Massachusetts Amherst and a member of the Sport Management faculty. He earned his Bachelor of Arts degree from DePauw University in 1988, his master’s degree in sport management from The Ohio State University in 1991, and his doctorate in sport management from the University of Massachusetts Amherst in 1997.
HPER-P 432 Sports Management Consulting
UCOL-U 110 Bridge/First-Year Seminar