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Delia Anderson

Delia Anderson, PhD

Dean of the School of Arts & Sciences, Professor of Biology

Associate Provost of Undergraduate Education

Department: School of Arts and Sciences
Office: Fennell 267

(P) 617.732.2910


School of Arts and Sciences


Medical and Molecular Biology (BS)
Premedical & Health Studies (BS)


BA, University of Rhode Island
MA, University of South Carolina
PhD, University of Southern Mississippi

Affiliated Appointments

Program Director, Premedical and Health Studies Program
Professor of Biology

Research Interests

Microbiology curriculum and teaching
Adjunct faculty development
Program evaluation/outcomes assessment

Peer-Reviewed Articles & Book Chapters

Hart, J., Anderson, D. & DeMasi, J. (2010). Reality-Check: Helping Pre-Health Students Evaluate and Work Towards Their Career Goals through a Health Professions Seminar. The Advisor: Journal of the National Association of Advisors for the Health Professions. 30(1), 20-23.

Dacey, M., Murphy, J., Anderson, D., & McCloskey, W. (2010). An interprofessional service-learning course: Uniting students across educational levels and promoting patient-centered care. Journal of Nursing Education. 49(12), 696-699.


2009 MCPHS Faculty Research/Scholarship Award

Current Professional Memberships, Service & Leadership

Council of Colleges of Arts and Sciences
American Association of Colleges and Universities
American Society of Microbiology
National Association of Advisors for the Health Professions