Office of the Dean of Faculty

Meet the Dean of Faculty

Mary Hatcher-Skeers

Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of Faculty

Professor Hatcher-Skeers has been at Scripps College and on the Natural Science (formerly Keck Science) faculty since 1998. She has served as the faculty advisor to the Scripps College Summer Academy and the First Gen@Scripps Program, served as the chair of the Faculty Executive Committee twice, served as a faculty co-director for the Center for Teaching and Learning, been the recipient of the Mary W. Johnson Faculty Achievement Award in Teaching, Research and Service, has published with undergraduate student researchers, and been the recipient of grants from the National Science Foundation and the National Institutes of Health. Professor Hatcher-Skeers has held the Clare Boothe Luce Professorship and the Sidney J. Weinberg, Jr. Chair of Natural Sciences and has served as the Associate Dean of Faculty for Racial Equity. She earned her BA from UC San Diego, her MSc from San Francisco State University and her PhD from the University of Washington.