Dr. Tina Q. Richardson joined the Penn State family in July 2015 as chancellor of Penn State Lehigh Valley and is a 25-year resident. Her work on our campus has been focused on three main priorities: Academic Excellence, Campus Visibility, and Enrollment. Dr. Richardson was a faculty member in Lehigh University’s College of Education for 20 years.
During her time at Lehigh, she was director of the counseling psychology program and a special assistant to the provost for a National Science Foundation-funded leadership initiative for women in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. She most recently was an associate dean at Drexel University, where she provided leadership related to academic program development and evaluation, faculty professional development, and the promotion and tenure process.
Dr. Richardson earned her bachelor’s in psychology and master’s and doctorate in counseling psychology, all from the University of Maryland.