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David Holmes 

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Admin

Dean, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences


Dr. David Holmes is a native of Los Angeles. He taught at Pepperdine University, Seaver College for over 25 years and also served in administrative roles, including as Associate Dean for Curriculum and General Education.

Dean Holmes holds a doctorate in English and a Master of Arts in English from the University of Southern California, a Master of English Literature from California State University, Dominguez Hills and a Bachelor of Arts degree in speech communication from Oklahoma Christian University. He is the author of two books, several scholarly articles and the recipient of awards for teaching, scholarship and community service.