New & Noteworthy

Dr. Jimmie L. Joseph Named the College of Business Interim Dean

February 15, 2021


The College of Business is proud to announce the appointment of Dr. Jimmie L. Joseph as interim dean. Dr. Joseph has been with the College of Business since 2012 and served as program coordinator for the CIS and CIT programs since 2017. He has a Ph.D. in Information Systems, a Master of Science in Management of Information Systems, and an MBA from the University of Pittsburgh’s Joseph M. Katz Graduate School of Business. Dr. Joseph also served as an officer in the Pennsylvania Army National Guard and the United States Army Reserve.

Dr. Joseph has taught several classes at Ferris State University over the years, including Systems Analysis and Design, Networking and Operating Environments, Introduction to Information Systems, Senior Project Capstone, Virtual Systems Administration, Security+, Linux+, Networking, Windows Client Administration, Microsoft Server I, and Windows Server II.

“I am here to serve the College of Business. It is my fervent hope that we can continue to excel in our efforts to make a difference in our communities. Words cannot express how proud I am of the great work our students have done to minimize the impact and spread of COVID-19 on campus and in our community of Big Rapids.”

-Dr. Jimmie Joseph