Dean's Office

Dean: Marvin Lynn
Office: EA 2221

Marvin Lynn is the dean of the School of Education at Indiana University South Bend. Lynn has 20 years of experience in education, including teaching and numerous administrative positions. Lynn has served as associate professor of Curriculum and Instruction and director of Graduate and Undergraduate Elementary Teacher Education Programs at the University of Illinois – Chicago; and coordinator, Minority and Urban Education Graduate Program and assistant professor of Curriculum and Instruction at the University of Maryland College Park.  He has been an elementary school teacher in Chicago Public Schools and New York City Public Schools.

He earned a Ph.D. in Social Sciences and Education from the University of California – Los Angeles; M.A. in Curriculum and Instruction from Teachers College at Columbia University in New York; and has a B.S. in Elementary Education.


Associate Dean: Karen B. Clark
Program Area: Associate Professor of Special Education
Office: EA 2225

Karen Clark has been with the School of Education since 1994 when she became the Director of Student Teaching and Field Experiences. She later joined the special education faculty and then became Associate Dean and NCATE coordinator. In her role she will work to ensure continuing involvement with the Dean and School of Education initiatives.