Dr Kimarie Engerman

Dr Engerman, Gender Summit 5 Speaker

Interim Dean, College of Arts and Sciences, University of the Virgin Islands. 

A Translation from Theory to Practice
Knowledge Exchange Forum: Women of the African Diaspora in STEM Academic Leadership

Kimarie Engerman is a graduate of Bowie State University and Howard University.  She was a Post-Doctoral Research Associate at the Center for the Advancement of Engineering Education. Dr Engerman is presently an Associate Professor of Psychology and the Interim Dean of the College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences at the University of the Virgin Islands (UVI).  She has served as principal investigator and co-principal investigator on various grants.  Prior to her appointment as Interim Dean, Dr Engerman served as a Provost Fellow.

Dr Engerman is currently providing leadership on the creation of the university wide advising plan, implementation of the Dual Enrollment Initiative between UVI and the Virgin Islands Department of Education, and establishment of the junior faculty mentoring plan and initiatives.  Through a National Science Foundation fellowship, Dr Engerman completed a Post-Graduate Certificate in Academic Leadership at The Chicago School of Professional Psychology.