Centre College Office of Admission

J.H. Atkins

J. H. Atkins

Assistant Vice President for Diversity Education

J.H. Atkins joined the College in 2001 as assistant vice president and associate professor of education. He has taught in a variety of public schools at the elementary, middle, and high school levels; he also has extensive administrative experience as an elementary principal and as an assistant superintendent (director of elementary schools). At Centre, he teaches Introduction to Education as well as Social Studies Methods, assists with elementary and secondary student teachers and with diversity activities for the College.

Atkins received a B.A. from Kentucky State University; M.A. and Rank I from Eastern Kentucky University. He holds certification in Instructional Supervision (K-12), Principalship (K-12); and Superintendency along with his lifetime teaching credentials.



E-mail: jh.atkins@centre.edu