For Immediate Release
Date: June 24, 2019
Contact: Tom McGuire, Director of Media Relations
BLOOMSBURG - Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, Diana Rogers-Adkinson, has named Todd Shawver as the University’s Dean of the Zeigler College of Business.
Dr. Shawver has served as interim dean of the college since August of 2018. Previously, he served as chairperson, and associate professor of accounting, and was assistant professor in the department beginning in 2012. Prior to joining the faculty at Bloomsburg University, Shawver served as a learning and development manager for the Institute of Management Accountants, instructor of accounting at Lafayette College, assistant professor of accounting and finance at Lock Haven University, visiting professor of finance at Bloomsburg University, and adjunct professor of accounting at both Wilkes University and King’s College.
As Dean of the Zeigler College of Business, Shawver will build on a long-standing tradition of academic excellence in a variety of business degree programs and related initiatives. He will be responsible, in collaboration with the faculty, for enhancing existing programs, supporting student success, leading accreditation efforts with the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), and working to identify emerging areas of growth.
“I am pleased to announce that Dr. Todd Shawver will be moving into the permanent position as Dean of the Zeigler College of Business,” said Rogers-Adkinson. “Todd provided excellent leadership as the interim dean and demonstrated his readiness to continue in the position. He has shown a commitment to collaboration with faculty, staff, and the community. I believe he is the right person to advance the college forward.”
Shawver is a graduate of Nova Southeastern University where he earned his Doctor of Business Administration in business with a finance concentration. He holds a master’s degree in business administration from Plymouth State University and a bachelor’s degree from New England College. He holds the Certified Management Accountant (CMA) designation and is a registered tax return preparer as affirmed by the Internal Revenue Service. He also serves as treasurer and vice president of communications for the Pennsylvania Northeast Chapter of the Institute of Management Accountants.
Dr. Shawver and his family live in Wapwallopen, Pa.
Bloomsburg University is one of 14 universities in Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education. The university serves approximately 8,900 students, offering comprehensive programs of study in the colleges of Education, Business, Liberal Art and Science and Technology.