Brian Sevier
Dean of Education, California State University at Channel Islands

Dr. Brian Sevier is the Dean of Education for the California State University at Channel Islands. Prior to this position, Brian was the Associate Dean of Education at Metro State University, Denver and the Colorado Department of Education’s (CDE) Director of Standards and Classroom Instruction. In addition to his work at the state level, Brian was an Associate Professor of Social Studies Education and the Director of the Elementary Education at the University of Northern Colorado, an Associate Professor at the University of North Carolina and an Assistant Professor at the University of Colorado, Boulder. Across his educational career, Brian has published in numerous journals and texts representative of the curriculum and instruction spectrum. Brian has a strong background in standards, curriculum, instruction and professional development through his work at the state level, his experience in developing/designing educator preparation programs, and his classroom and district experiences.