NC State University
Dean of Education
M. Jayne Fleener is the E.B. “Ted” Robert Professor and Dean of the College of Education at Louisiana State University. As dean, she has developed initiatives and supported faculty and partnerships to address community needs in the areas of education, health, and wellness. Emphasizing coherence among teaching, research and scholarship, she has created an engaged college by leveraging resources and expertise to advance the university flagship agenda through collaborations that have an impact on local educational and wellness contexts.
Before coming to LSU, Dean Fleener served as the mathematics certification chair and mathematics education area coordinator as a faculty member in mathematics education at the University of Oklahoma. Prior to moving to higher education, Dean Fleener taught high school mathematics and computer science in Durham, North Carolina in both public and private schools. Dean Fleener has been the Dean of the College of Education at LSU since 2004.