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College of Social Sciences & Public Policy

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Through stimulating coursework and opportunities for educational enhancement beyond the classroom, our students are engaged, inspired and transformed into tomorrow’s leaders and brightest thinkers —dynamic people well prepared to offer innovative solutions to the pressing issues we face in today’s world. Our students and faculty work together to advance and deepen our knowledge about social systems —how people interact, govern themselves, and shape their surroundings.

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College of Social Sciences & Public Policy
P.O. Box 3062160
113 Collegiate Loop
Tallahassee, Florida 32306-2160
Dean Tim Chapin
Associate Dean for Faculty Development Deana Rohlinger
Associate Dean for Research Mark Horner
Assistant Dean for Academic Affairs Tanya Hayes-Perry
Assistant Dean for Development Cindy Michelson
Chief of Staff Tonja Guilford
Director of Communications Rob Nixon
IT Coordinator Shawn Lewers