Stuart Noble-Goodman, PhD
Dean, School of Arts and Sciences
Appointed the Dean of the School of Arts and Sciences in August 2018, Dr. Stuart Noble-Goodman oversees all aspects of a school that creates pathways for students to go on to successful careers, as well as helps strengthen businesses in Grenada and the surrounding islands.
Dr. Noble-Goodman’s prior academic experience included stops at Benedictine University, North Carolina State University, the University of Redlands, and Marylhurst University.
Among his academic roles prior to SGU was a 16-year tenure at the University of Redlands, the majority of time spent as Dean of the School of Business, a stint that included creating a successful industry mentorship program and International MBA program with students from India and China. He also served as the Dean of the School of Continuing Studies at the University of Redlands. While in his most recent position as the Director of the School of Business at Marylhurst University, Dr. Noble-Goodman was instrumental in helping launch a new bachelor’s degree program in hospitality management, the first of its kind in the Portland metro region.
In addition to working with tertiary level students, Dr. Noble-Goodman successfully built and developed online degree programs and adult education programs, as well as integrated liberal arts into business training. His past research efforts focused on a broad range of sustainability issues facing humanity and the planet. He is passionate about conservation, having served as the former Chair of Environmental Studies at Redlands.
Dr. Noble-Goodman earned a Bachelor of Arts in English at UC-Berkeley and a Doctor of Philosophy in American Literature at Duke University.