University of Southern Indiana
Science and Education Center


SP-ButtonOur Vision
The Pott College of Science, Engineering, and Education strives to be a leader in quality undergraduate education and experiences including professional development and community partnerships.

Our Mission
The mission of the Pott College of Science, Engineering, and Education is to provide students with a rigorous and diverse undergraduate education by developing analytical, problem-solving, and communication skills that prepare students for careers and post-graduate pursuits. We promote student and faculty interactions in state-of-the-art facilities and provide opportunities for students to participate in undergraduate research, scientific discovery, and hands-on learning experiences.

Our Faculty
Our faculty, dedicated to teaching, scholarship and service, create a learning environment where students:

  • Interact closely with faculty members, encouraging achievement at the highest levels.

  • Collaborate with faculty and community partners on research projects and unique learning opportunities and discoveries.

  • Become part of an academic community that values learning and accomplishment.

  • Develop intellectual pride and appreciation for new ideas and opinions.


Zane Mitchell, Jr.
Dr. Zane Mitchell, Jr.
Professor of Engineering
Dean of the Pott College of Science, Engineering, and Education
Contact: 812-465-7137
Education Center 1107

Bonnie Beach
Dr. Bonnie Beach
Associate Dean of Teacher Education
Professor of Teacher Education
Contact: 812-465-1620
Education Center 1103B

Glenna Bower
Dr. Glenna Bower
Professor of Kinesiology and Sport
Associate Dean of the Pott College of Science, Engineering, and Education
Contact: 812-464-1709
Education Center 1104



Terry Martin
Mrs. Terry Martin
Administrative Associate
Contact: 812-464-1811
Education Center 1104

Lisa Staples
Mrs. Lisa Staples
Administrative Associate
Contact: 812-464-1977
Education Center 1104

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