Dr. Bradley Bielski
Vice President Academic Affairs
Fax: 859 344-4055
Dr. Bielski received his Doctorate in the area of Physical Chemistry in 1991 from the University of Cincinnati. His research interests included quantum statistics (Bose-Einstein and Fermi-Dirac), statistical thermodynamics and quantum chemistry, as applied to both low temperature and high temperature systems. He is published in Spectrochimicia Acta, The Journal of Applied Spectroscopy and in The Journal of Analytical and Atomic Spectroscopy. From 1995-2004, Dr. Bielski served as member of the Thomas More College Chemistry Department, teaching Physical Chemistry, General Chemistry, Undergraduate Research and selected Analytical courses. He served as the Chair of the Department from 2002-2004 and also as the Chair of the Faculty General assembly. As a faculty member, he received funding from the National Science Foundation, the Center for Integrated Science and Mathematics, George Renaker Charitable Trust, Acer Inc., and Cinergy. Since 2004, Dr. Bielski has served as the Academic Vice-President and Dean of the College, thoroughly enjoying the daily interactions with students, faculty, staff and the President. His areas of responsibility include all traditional academic departments, accelerated education (TAP), graduate studies, the Registrar’s Office, Lifelong Learning, Institutional Planning and Effectiveness, the Library and Retention Services. He has continued to work collaboratively on external funding, contributing to grants received from the James Graham Brown Foundation Inc., the U.S. Small Business Administration, Cinergy (Duke) and U.S. Bank. Dr. Bielski is active in several professional/community organizations, serving or having served as Chairman of the Board for the Brighton Center Inc., Chairman of the Board for the Northern Kentucky Council of Partners, Chair of the AIKCU Chief Academic Officers Association, the Greater Cincinnati Consortium of Colleges and Universities, Strive, Leadership Northern Kentucky, Vision 2015 and the Board of Trustees of Thomas More College. Brad enjoys playing softball, golf, volleyball and spending time with his family. He is a member of St. Thomas Parish, Fort Thomas, Kentucky.
B.S., University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH (1986)
Ph.D., University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH (1991)
Bradley Bielski first came to Thomas More College in 1995.