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Keith Howell, PhD

College of Health and Human Services

Keith Howell

Dr. Howell, Associate Dean of Research and Program Evaluation, serves as the College's contact point for research issues with faculty, administrators, and all University-related offices and coordinates accreditation activities including Mason's SACS accreditation. He also participates in recruiting and hiring research faculty and supporting the development of their individual research programs. Dr. Howell is a member of numerous professional organizations, including the National Council of University Research Administrators, Council on Undergraduate Research, American Public Health Association, Society for Public Health Education, and American School Health Association.  


  • PhD, Community Health Education, University of Toledo, 1973
  • MA, Health Education, Eastern Kentucky University, 1968
  • BS, Health and Physical Education (Minors: Mathematics and Psychology), Pikeville College, 1967