Dr. Jenn Capps

Dr. Jenn Capps, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, oversees the academic affairs of HSU's individual colleges, the faculty, and the curriculum, plus the Library; Information Technology Services; Office of Research, Economic and Community Development; College of Extended Education and Global Engagement; Diversity, Equity & Inclusion; and Institutional Research, Analytics, and Reporting.

Carmen Bustos-Works
Dr. Carmen Bustos-Works will be joining HSU and Office of Academic Affairs as Interim Associate Vice President of Academic Programs beginning August 2, 2021. Dr. Bustos-Works comes to us from Sonoma State University (SSU) and has significant experience in assessment, curriculum, and accreditation but also in the blend of science and...


I am very pleased to announce that Mrs. Kacie Flynn will serve as Humboldt State University’s permanent Executive Director of HSU’s Sponsored Programs Foundation. Kacie Flynn joined Humboldt State University Sponsored Programs Foundation in 2010 and has served in a number of roles, most recently as the Interim Executive Director. For the past three years, Kacie has been responsible for...


I am very pleased to announce that Dr. Eric Riggs, Professor of Geoscience Education at Texas A&M University, will serve as Humboldt State University’s next Dean for the College of Natural Resources & Sciences (CNRS). Dr. Riggs’ appointment is effective July 15, 2021.

Dr. Riggs has served for the last 10 years at...