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Cecilia Maldonado, Ph.D.

Associate Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs


Dr. Maldonado, Associate Professor of Workforce Development and Provost Fellow for Faculty Mentoring and Development, has been an active member of the UNLV community and is generally drawn to work that is geared at improving the organizational climate of the campus. She has volunteered on committees that focus on the development of people, such as the Consortium for Faculty Professional Opportunities, where she developed and delivered workshops and for-credit seminars for graduate students aimed at improving their teaching skills.

Dr. Maldonado holds B.S.s in Industrial Management and Elementary Education, an M.S. in Technical Education from The University of Akron, and a Ph.D. in Workforce Education and Development from The Pennsylvania State University. Dr. Maldonado has been at UNLV since 2000, having served as Faculty Senate Chair in 2010-2011 and Faculty Senate executive committee from 2009-2012. She was recently program and graduate coordinator for the Ph.D. in Workforce Development and Organizational Leadership.