University Governance

Lincoln is led by President Brenda A. Allen. For more details on Lincoln's governance, please visit:

Administrative Policies

Access Lincoln’s human resources, administrative, faculty, employee and collective bargaining policies on the HR Policies page.

Administrative Offices

Lincoln’s administrative offices are crucial in supporting the operations and mission of the university. They deal with a wide range of issues including human resources, financial activities, research administration and student affairs.

A - Z list of Administrative and Academic Offices



Brenda A. Allen, Ph.D.

Chief of Staff

Diane M. Brown

Provost & Vice President for Academic Affairs

Patricia Pierce Ramsey, Ph.D.

Dean of the College & Vice President for Student Success 

Lenetta R. Lee, Ph.D.

Vice President for Finance & Administration

Charles Gradowski

Vice President for Human Resources


Vice President for Institutional Advancement

Mellissia M. Zanjani, Ph.D., CFRE

Director of Athletics & Recreational Services

Harry O. Stinson III

Dean of Faculty

Patricia A. Joseph, Ph.D.