Nix, Vince

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Position, Department: 
Assistant Vice President for Instruction and Student Services
Degrees / Education / Other Information: 

B. A. Sociology and Psychology, University of Mississippi
Ed.M. Educational Leadership & Counseling Psychology, Washington State University
PhD Higher Education Administration (Student Affairs), Washington State University

My name is Jerry Vincent Nix (you may call me Vince) and I am excited to be working with all y'all as I bring several years of practical experience in personal and professional development, retention, engagement, assessment, cross-functional project management, collaborative leadership, and global human resource development along with teaching experience in Human Resources, Organizational Development, Leadership, Strategic Management, and Career Management.

For the past eight years I have focused on developing adult-learners and non-traditional students for college and career successes.

Since May 2011 I've been at Idaho State University (ISU), first developing a pilot-project that focused on transition and retention of GED students. I turned that project over to others on Jun 29, 2013. I served as visiting Assistant Professor of Organizational Learning & Performance at ISU until I joined the DCC team in May 2014.

Previously I’ve worked for the University of Mississippi and Washington State University where I studied Japanese language and Chinese business and culture. I was an HR manager for a Japanese manufacturer. For six years I served in several roles in China while completing research for my dissertation on Sino-U.S. trade. My undergraduate major and my PhD cognate were focused on sociology; I generally examine and resolve issues from a radical sociologist's perspective.

I am an avid Techie. I use Linux, and I am active on social media. I am married to Misty Song; we do not have children.

Office Location: 
M 122
Office Hours: 

M-F, 8:00 - 5:00

Office Phone: 
1 (406) 377-9447
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