Dr. Jason Pina
Dr. Pina serves as the Vice President of Student Affairs at Ohio University. OHIO is a public research university with a combined enrollment of over 38,000 students. Dr. Pina provides leadership for more than 450 professional staff, 3,700 student employees, and approximately 60 graduate assistants. He previously served as the Vice President for Student Affairs and Enrollment Management at Bridgewater State University. Previously to these vice presidencies, Dr. Pina served as the Associate Vice President and Dean of Students at the University of Rhode Island. During his career, Dr. Pina has held the roles of chief diversity officer, dean of enrollment management, and numerous other positions that focused on student success.
For over 25 years, Dr. Pina has collaborated with faculty, professional and student colleagues to improve campus environments, student achievement, and student affairs programs. Dr. Pina is a leading voice on leadership in student affairs and diversity. His work with colleagues at Ohio University has been recognized by Diverse Issues in Higher Education, Insight into Diversity, EverFi, OCPA and NASPA. He recently co-edited AVP: Leading from the Unique Role of Associate/Assistant Vice President for Student Affairs and contributed several chapters. He assisted in the revision of the ACPA/NASPA Professional Competencies and Rubrics. Dr. Pina joined the NASPA Board of Directors in 2017 and is the 2019 & 2020 NASPA Annual Conference Chair.
Dr. Pina received his bachelor's degree in economics from Occidental College, has a master's degree and education specialist degree from the University of Northern Colorado, and a doctorate in educational leadership from Johnson & Wales University.
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