Carl A. Stockton, Ph.D.

Carl A. Stockton, Ph.D. : Carl StocktonDr. Stockton is Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost at University of Houston – Clear Lake (UHCL). He joined UHCL after serving three years as Dean and Houston Endowed Chair for Education in the University of Texas at Brownsville’s School of Education. During his tenure, Dr. Stockton led the school to double its enrollment and added significant programs to its degree offerings while fostering collaborative initiatives among the university’s schools and other educational institutions. To ensure future success for the school and its students, he acquired more than $33 million in external funding.

Other administrative roles held by Dr. Stockton include serving as department chair of health and applied human sciences in the University of North Carolina at Wilmington’s College of Art and Sciences and as department chair of exercise, sport and health education in Radford University’s College of Education and Human Development. An educator, researcher and author, he is also active in his community and in professional associations include the American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education, American Association for Health Education and American Council on Education.He holds Ph.D. in Health Education from the University of Tennessee.