Dean's Welcome

Picture of campus

Welcome to the College of Health Sciences!

Healthcare and health sciences are some of the fastest-growing fields in the world. Whether you want to become a healthcare provider or teach and do research in the area of human health, our programs can help you reach your goals. Our faculty are some of the most dedicated and qualified in their professions, providing you with an excellent learning environment and foundation for success. Their mentorship will help you navigate the transition from student to healthcare professional.

As a student in the College of Health Sciences, you will have the opportunity to engage in research, clinicals, internships, projects, and other experiences that will maximize your ability to be successful in your chosen career. The College of Health Sciences also offers opportunities for community engagement through the efforts of the Center for Health and Social Issues. Whether you’re looking into athletic training, exercise science, human performance, health promotion, physical education, nursing, or public health, selecting Georgia College & State University as your educational home will be one of the best decisions that you will make. Please let us know how we can help and feel free to reach out to us anytime!

College of Health Sciences

Contact Information

Picture of Will Evans

Dr. Will Evans

131 Parks Memorial Building

Ph.D. Public Health Education/Health Promotion with a concentration in Epidemiology from The University of Alabama and The University of Alabama-Birmingham

DC from Logan University in St. Louis


Research interests include modification of healthcare provider behaviors related to patient health promotion, smoking cessation research, including smoking ordinance modification, infection control measures for manual therapists, and nutrition and health behaviors in sports. 


Dr. Will Evans has over 30 years of combined experience in healthcare and academic leadership in the health sciences. He is a Master Certified Health Education Specialist. He holds numerous fellowships in the health sciences. These include the Kansas Public Health Leadership Institute, the Southeastern Conference Academic Leadership Development Program, and the Food Systems Leadership Institute. His research on complementary and integrative healthcare has been cited by the National Center for Health Statistics.

Julie N. Collis, MEd

Administrative Manager
120 Parks Memorial Building

Lorraine Milam

Administrative Assistant
131 Parks Memorial Building
ELBoewadt headshot

Emily Lim Boewadt

Senior Development Officer
129 Parks Memorial Building