Gary Dickstein was appointed October 1, 2016 as the Interim Vice President for Student Affairs. He oversees a variety of University departments including the Asian and Native American Center, Bolinga Black Cultural Resources Center, Campus Recreation, Community Standards and Student Conduct, Counseling and Wellness Services, Disability Services, Latino Affairs, LGBTQA Affairs, Pre-College Programs, Residence Life and Housing, Services, Student Activities, Student Support Services, Student Union, University Police Department, Veteran and Military Center and the Women’s Center.
Dr. Dickstein has been employed in a variety of leadership capacities since he came to Wright State in 1993. He received his Bachelor of Social Work degree from Western Michigan University; the Master of Arts degree in higher education administration from Wright State University; and a Doctor of Philosophy degree with an emphasis in higher education administration from Ohio University.
Dr. Dickstein and his wife, Shelley are proud parents of twins Abigail and Aaron.