John Marr, Jr., Ph.D.

John MarrDean of Academic Affairs
Cuyahoga Community College

Dr. Marr holds a doctorate in Higher Education Administration from The Ohio State University, as well as a master’s degree in Business and Industrial Counseling from Wright State University and a bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Wittenberg University. Dr. Marr has also completed a certificate in financial management from Cornell University.

Dr. Marr’s almost 30 years in college administration includes mid- and senior-level experience in small, medium, large, urban, and suburban two-year colleges. Dr. Marr has led critical college operations in both student and academic affairs and has consulted nationally and internationally in the areas of assessment and accreditation.

Prior to joining Cuyahoga Community College in 2010, Dr. Marr served as the Secretary of the University and Executive Assistant to the President at Wittenberg University where he oversaw the implementation of the University’s strategic plan. John has also worked closely with the staff of the Higher Learning Commission for many years in training peer reviewers and conducting accreditation visits. Dr. Marr resides in the greater Cleveland area with his wife and two sons.





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