As the Vice President of Academic Affairs and Provost, Dr. Victoria L. Bastecki-Perez provides oversight of and strategic direction to the College's five academic divisions, workforce development and continuing education, e-Learning, and academic support services, among other areas of responsibility. She previously held the positions of Associate Vice President of Academic Affairs, Dean of Health and Physical Education and Director and Professor of Dental Hygiene at the College, and she was an award-winning faculty member and Senior Clinical Supervisor at the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine. She holds an Ed.D and M.Ed. in Instructional Design and Technology from the University of Pittsburgh and a B.S. in Education from Edinboro University of Pennsylvania. She began her graduate coursework at Exeter College, Oxford University through the Edinboro-Oxford Experience study abroad program. Dr. Bastecki-Perez was recognized as a Distinguished Alumna by Edinboro University of Pennsylvania (Education, 2000) and the University of Pittsburgh, School of Dental Medicine (Dental Hygiene, 2010).