"Cease conceiving of education as mere preparation for later life, and make it the full meaning of the present life" - John Dewey
Susan Elizabeth French Graybeal
Associate Dean of Academic Affairs for Accreditation and Institutional Effectiveness
Bristol Campus: King, 16D
Dr. Susan Graybeal is the Associate Dean of Academic Affairs for Accreditation and Institutional Effectiveness for King University. She has worked in the field of institutional effectiveness and research since 2000 and joined King in 2016. Dr. Graybeal earned her Master of Business Administration, as well as her Doctor of Education, from East Tennessee State University.
Susan has taught graduate-level research and statistics classes at East Tennessee State University and information technology-related classes at Northeast State Community College. She has taught courses in varying formats, including hybrid, face-to-face, and online.
Dr. Graybeal’s research interest, publications, and presentations reflect her interest in education, strategic thinking, and continuous improvement processes.
Ed.D, Educational Leadership and Policy Analysis, Post-secondary and Private Sector Leadership - East Tennessee State University (2007)
M.B.A., Business Administration - East Tennessee State University (2010)
M.Ed., Reading/Storytelling (Emphasis: Oral Communications in Business Settings) - East Tennessee State University (2000)
B.S., Business Administration - Milligan College (1998)
A.A.S., Management Information Sciences - Northeast State Community College (1992)