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Donna L. Wagner, PhD. Dean of New Mexico State, University College of Health and Social Services
Donna L. Wagner, PhD. Dean of New Mexico State, University College of Health and Social Services

 

Dr. Wagner serves on the Institute of Medicine Committee on Caregivers for Older Adults, working on a consensus report on this topic and expected to be available early 2016.  She is a highly respected researcher and administrator who has been Associate Dean of Academic Affairs for the College of Health and Social Services since January of 2011."  During her tenure as associate dean, the college has developed new programs, hosted three highly successful accreditation visits, and written and finalized tenure and promotion policies, said Daniel J. Howard, NMSU executive vice president and provost.  Along with administrative responsibilities as associate dean, Wagner teaches courses and conducts research.  She is one of the country's leading experts in the field of eldercare.