Joelle LienSystem Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs, South Dakota Board of Regents

    Dr. Joelle Lien serves as Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs for the South Dakota Board of Regents. She works with various groups in the six-university system on the development and review of academic programs, policies, and procedures with respect to South Dakota workforce needs and compliance with accreditation standards and system and state policies. Lien also oversees the system’s General Education curriculum and assessment, Complete College America alliance team, WICHE Interstate Passport, and various system-wide academic discipline councils. Lien holds Doctor of Musical Arts and Master of Music degrees from Arizona State University and a Bachelor of Music Education from South Dakota State University.

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