Dean's Welcome

Dean's Welcome

Welcome Letter from the Dean

Tabbetha Dobbins


I am delighted to welcome you to Rowan University and its esteemed community of scholars. As Dean, it gives me great pleasure to extend my warmest greetings.

Graduate education is a unique and transformative experience that can propel you towards your academic and professional goals. Rowan University is committed to providing you with the highest quality education, unparalleled resources, and opportunities for growth and development.

We take great pride in our distinguished faculty members who are world-renowned experts in their fields and who are dedicated to mentoring and supporting our graduate students. Our graduate programs are rigorous and challenging, designed to provide you with a broad-based education that fosters critical thinking, research excellence, and innovation.

As you embark on this exciting journey, I encourage you to take full advantage of the resources and opportunities available to you. Whether it is through research, internships, leadership opportunities, or community service, we are committed to providing you with a well-rounded education that will prepare you for success in your chosen field.

To our current graduate students, I want to congratulate you on your achievements so far and remind you of our continued support and commitment to your success. To our potential graduate students, I invite you to explore our programs and discover the many ways in which we can help you achieve your academic and professional goals.

Thank you for choosing Rowan University, and I wish you all the best on your academic journey.


Tabbetha A. Dobbins, Ph.D.
Dean, School of Graduate Studies
Division of Academic Affairs
Professor, Department of Physics & Astronomy 
Rowan University
phone: 856-256-5154