2016-MakehsaEvansDr. Makesha Evans
Dr. Makesha Evans is Vice President – Academic Affairs at the International University of the Caribbean. She has functioned as a senior educational administrator for over ten years and is also an experienced instructional designer and corporate trainer. Dr. Evans holds Bachelor's degrees in Pure and Applied Sciences and in Psychology, a PhD in Psychology and a Master's degree in Adult Education and Training. Dr. Evans is a lecturer and research supervisor for several master's and doctoral level programmes offered at IUC.

Dr. Evans is Executive Vice President of the Jamaica Association of Private Tertiary Institutions (JAPTI), Secretary and Education Chair of the Jamaican Psychological Society, and chairs the Jamaican Core Group of the Caribbean Area Network for Quality Assurance in Tertiary Education (CANQATE). She is currently serving as an educational resource person for the Psychology and Counselling Standards Committee of the University Council of Jamaica, and for the Caribbean Association of Professional Chaplains. Dr. Evans' research interests include psychology education, distributed cognition and distributed education. She is also an avid reader, freelance writer, and published poet.