Senior Associate Dean for Academic Programs


  • Role:

  • Position:

    • Senior Associate Dean for Academic Programs
    • Professor of English
    • Interim Chief Academic Officer, CSU System
  • Concentration:

    • Early Modern English Literature and Culture
  • Department:

    • CLA Dean's Office and English
  • Education:

    • Ph.D. in English, University of California, Santa Barbara


Professor. B.A., English, Vassar College; M.A., English, Ph.D., English, University of California, Santa Barbara
Pronouns: she/her/hers

Dr. Hentschell has been at CSU since August 2002. Currently, she serves as the Senior Associate Dean for Academic Programs in the College of Liberal Arts. In that role, she oversees undergraduate and graduate program development, curriculum, and engaged learning, including education abroad. She works with faculty and staff to promote and foster student success and has been committed to enhancing access and success for underrepresented students.

For 2022-23, Roze is serving at the Interim Chief Academic Officer for the CSU system.

She is Professor of English with a specialization in early modern studies. Her first book, The Culture of Cloth in Early Modern England: Textual Constructions of a National Identity, a study of the English wool industry and trade from 1580-1615, was published by Ashgate Press. She is also the co-editor of Masculinity and the Metropolis of Vice, 1550-1650, with Amanda Bailey (Palgrave) and Essays in Memory of Richard Helgerson: Laureations, with Kathy Lavezzo (U of Delaware Press. Her second monograph, St Paul's Cathedral Precinct in Early Modern Literature and Culture: Spatial Practices, was published in 2020 from Oxford University Press. Her most recent book, "Transforming Leadership Pathways for Humanities Professionals in Higher Educations," co-edited with Catherine E. Thomas, will be published by Purdue University Press in early 2023.