Dr. Joseph A. Whittaker, PhD


A native of Falmouth, Jamaica. He is Dean of the School of Computer, Mathematical and Natural Sciences and Professor at Morgan State University. He overseas more than 150 Faculty Members in Five Academic Departments. At present, Dr Whittaker is actively engaged in the development of international research collaborations as well as faculty and student exchange programs in Finland, South Africa, Puerto Rico, Bermuda and Jamaica.

His professional experience includes more than 20 years of undergraduate, graduate and medical education with numerous contributions to each of these fields. Dr. Whittaker’s service to his profession and the community has been extensive. At the national level, he has been a member of numerous scientific review panels and committees at the National Science Foundation, Academy of Sciences and Institute of Health. He serves on the Board of several several professional and community based organizations.