Vice President for Student Affairs

Dr. Dee Dee Anderson

Vice President for Student AffairsIn the Spring of 2018, the University selected Dr. Dee Dee Anderson to lead the Division of Student Affairs at Southern Miss. Prior to this appointment, Dr. Anderson served as the Interim Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga where she provided leadership, vision and strategic direction for the Division of Student Affairs.

She has previously held positions as Associate Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs and Dean of Students. Her broad experiences and over 20-year career are complemented by leadership positions in various professional associations and community service. She is an active member of the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators and currently serves on the Associate Vice President Steering Committee.

In 2017, Dr. Anderson was awarded the Women in Higher Education Tennessee Women of Achievement Award. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her husband, Chris and her daughter, Katelin.  Dr. Anderson holds a doctorate degree in Education Leadership, a Masters of Arts in Industrial and Organizational Psychology, a Masters of Arts in Elementary Education and a Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education

Location

The Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs is located in R. C. Cook Union (map), Room 210.

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