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4 days ago · Dr. Robert Sloan, President of Houston Baptist University, and Dr. Stan Napper, Provost and Vice president for Academic Affairs, are pleased to announce the selection of Dr. Kristie Cerling as Dean of the HBU College of Education and Behavioral Sciences, and Professor of Education. Dr. Cerling’s appointment is effective as of February 8, 2021.