College of Social and Behavioral Sciences
Renanda Dear is a Licensed Master Social Worker with experience as a social work practitioner for numerous healthcare facilities, private adoption agencies, substance abuse clinics, and behavioral health organizations. Additional research interest includes gender and leadership issues, healthcare disparities, and career development. She holds a Doctorate from Georgia Southern University in Higher Education Administration, M.S.W. from the University of Georgia, and a B.S.W. from Georgia State University.