Vincennes University has named Robert Dotson associate dean of students. He most recently served at Texas A&M University-Commerce where he served in various roles, including assistant dean of campus life and student development, director of diversity and cultural affairs and university student conduct officer. Prior to that, he served at Wright State University as associate director of student judicial services and Greek affairs. Dotson was also director of multicultural student affairs at Shepherd University, program advisor in the office of student leadership and activities at the University of South Florida and assistant director of Wilson Commons/Student Activities at the University of Rochester. He started in higher education as a graduate assistant for the Housing Programming Office at Southern Illinois University.
Dotson earned a doctorate of education in higher education administration from Texas A&M University-Commerce. He received a master of education in college student affairs from the University of South Florida. Dotson obtained a bachelor of science in clothing and textiles from Southern Illinois University.