Dr. Sandra Flash joined the Graduate School as associate dean in December, 2015. Her core responsibility is to provide leadership and vision for graduate student services. She comes to the graduate school with over 22 years of service to UB.
Most recently Flash has served as the executive director of academic and student affairs in the School of Dental Medicine, where she led student and academic advancement. She was instrumental in leading change in the admissions process, enhancing diversity and inclusion. Flash is recognized as a national authority on application services and graduate admissions. She was elected to chair a national task force on application services for the American Dental Education Association.
Prior to her service at the School of Dental Medicine, Flash held several leadership positions while working in International Education. Through her efforts as director of study abroad programs, UB achieved study abroad participation rates that were three times the national average. She began her professional career serving as an international student advisor.
Sandra J. Flash
409 Capen Hall
Buffalo, NY 14260-1608