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Karen Zannini Bull | Associate Dean of Academic Affairs for University College, Syracuse University

Current Position and Past Experience
Karen Zannini Bull was appointed Associate Dean of Academic Affairs for University College at Syracuse University in October, 2017. In this capacity, Zannini Bull takes a leading role in positively impacting and sustaining Syracuse University’s strategic plan.

Prior to taking on her current role, Zannini Bull served as Interim Associate Dean of Academic Affairs and Online Programs and Manager of Online Programs at University College. As Manager, she modernized the College’s interface with Syracuse University’s academic departments and functional units to identify high-priority online learning opportunities for converting existing courses and developing new credit- and non-credit courses. Bull also designed and launched the University Partners for Online Education Strategies (UP Online) Conference, a gathering of regional colleagues working in online education to share ideas, address common problems, and build a network for professional development.

Education, Honors and Achievements
Karen Zannini Bull holds a Ph.D. from the School of Education at Syracuse University, a Master of Education in Instructional Technology from the University of Maine, and a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from Allegheny College.

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