APL nextED Mini-Pod
APL nextED is pleased to announce the launch of our new podcast, APL nextED Mini-Pod, where for a few minutes each week, academic leaders will share insights and perspectives on the most important issues and opportunities facing academic teams. Subscribe to the podcast on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Amazon Music, and iHeartRadio.
This week we hear from Ji Seon Lee, Associate Dean of the Graduate School of Social Service at Fordham University and a 2022 APL nextED Women Leading in Academics Award recipient. She will enter her new position as Associate Provost of Faculty Affairs at Fordham University on July 1, 2022.
Ji Seon spoke with Kathleen Gibson, APL nextED CEO and Founder, and shared valuable lessons learned this past year, her approach to the transitions occurring in higher education, and ways to gain a deeper understanding of the needs of both faculty and learners.
Visit aplprod090723.wpenginepowered.com/2022-Award to learn more about the Outstanding Women Leading in Academics Award.
Ji Seon Lee currently serves as the Associate Dean of the Graduate School of Social Service (GSS) at Fordham University. Dr. Lee oversees the GSS programming at the Westchester. She will begin her new position as Associate Provost of Faculty Affairs at Fordham University on July 1, 2022.
Lee’s area of scholarly research is in long-term care policy, chronic illness, and older adult care. She was selected to be one of the first researchers as the Hartford Geriatric Social Work Faculty Scholar Program, a position she held in 1999-2000.
She holds master’s degrees in social work and public administration and a doctorate in social work from Columbia University.
Fordham Westchester’s GSS is home to approximately 350 students. It offers full-time and part-time plans of study to earn a master’s in social work, with concentrations in clinical, human service leadership, community based practice, and leadership and research.