Kerry Pannell Joins ASC as New AVP for Academic Affairs

Monday, July 15, 2013

Kerry Pannell has joined Agnes Scott College as its new associate vice president for academic affairs and associate dean of the college.

Pannell comes to Agnes Scott from DePauw University, where she was the QG Noblitt Professor of Economics and Management. She previously served as dean of the faculty and chair of the department of economics and management at DePauw.

Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of the College Carolyn J. Stefanco "is thrilled that the college recruited Pannell, who brings a wealth of administrative experience and a record of scholarly achievement in both feminist economics and pedagogy."

Pannell also has taught at Stanford University, Bowdoin College, Kiev Polytechnic Institute, Ukraine and University of Colorado-Boulder.

Pannell received her Ph.D. in economics from Stanford University and her M.A. and B.A. in economics from University of Colorado-Boulder (Phi Beta Kappa).

“I am excited to be joining a great Academic Affairs team at Agnes Scott and am happy to be part of the long, rich tradition of providing an outstanding global liberal arts education to women from all backgrounds,” said Pannell.

Agnes Scott College educates women to think deeply, live honorably and engage the intellectual and social challenges of their times. Students are drawn to Agnes Scott by its excellent academic reputation, exceptional faculty and metropolitan Atlanta location—offering myriad social, cultural and experiential learning opportunities. This highly selective liberal arts college is known for its diverse and dynamic intellectual community. Through SUMMIT, it provides every student, regardless of major, with an individualized course of study and co-curricular experiences that develop leadership abilities and understanding of complex global dynamics.