Dean of Academic Studies

Dr. Jeffrey Thies

Dr. Jeffrey Thies came to Lee College in February 2011 as Dean of Academic Studies. He oversees all core curriculum and transfer courses.

He previously served as the District Academic Chair at Central Arizona College in Coolidge, Ariz. His career has included positions as a Division Chair for Mathematics and Science, a District Academic Chair for Mathematics, and an Athletic Director. Additionally, he has taught mathematics at the junior high, high school and collegiate levels.

Dr. Thies received his bachelor’s degree in education from Arizona State University, his master’s in secondary education from Northern Arizona University, and his PhD in higher education from the University of Arizona.