Dr. Walker de Félix is an Associate Provost for Academic Affairs and Dean of the Graduate School. She joined the University of Missouri-St Louis in July 2002.
Previously Dr. Félix was dean of the School of Education at Webster University (1997-2002) and Associate Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs at the University of Houston (1994-1997). At the University of Houston she held other leadership roles, including Associate Dean of the College of Education and Chair of Curriculum and Instruction, as well as serving as professor of bilingual education. Dr. Félix's scholarship includes edited books and articles on second language teaching and equity issues in educational leadership. Her expertise led to consulting in Thailand, Brazil, Germany, Mexico, and Venezuela and with national and local agencies in the United States.
Dr. Félix received her B.S. at the University of Kansas and her Ph.D. at the University of Florida.
For additional information you can also visit Dr. Félix's College of Education web page.