Dr. William W. Sullivan

Dr. William W. Sullivan earned his Ph.D. in Education, Curriculum and Instruction from The University of Utah. An alumnus of a Talent Search project in Chicago, Illinois, he has been a TRIO professional since the early 1970s and has directed the TRIO, GEAR UP and equity programs at University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV) since 1978. Dr. Sullivan has extensive curriculum and program development experience as well as faculty teaching experience. He currently serves as the Associate Vice President for Retention and Outreach and the Executive Director for the Center for Academic Enrichment and Outreach (CAEO) at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV). Dr. Sullivan is responsible for the administrative leadership and is the chief spokesperson for the Center. He is responsible for ensuring an academic culture that is amenable to members of disadvantaged or high risk populations, as well as overseeing approximately nineteen Federal TRIO and GEAR UP programs. Dr. Sullivan can be reached at (702) 774-4101 or (702) 774-4123 and via email at william.sullivan@unlv.edu