Len Archer, PhD, is the Vice-President for Academic Administration and Academic Dean for Undergraduate programs at AdventHealth University. Dr. Archer received his undergraduate degree in Botany and Applied Botany at the University of the West Indies, St. Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago. He then completed an M.S. In Biology at Andrews University and a PhD in Microbiology at Indiana State University. He joined the faculty at AHU in 1993 and served as an academic department chair from 2000 to 2011. He has published in the area of Microbiology and presented at national meetings in student retention and student advisement. He is an active member of the American Society of Microbiology (ASM) and the American Association of College Registrars and Academic Officers (AACRAO) and served on AACRAO national committees. Dr. Archer has been a nominee for several teaching awards and a recipient of the Zapara Excellence in Teaching Award. In 2020, Dr. Archer was the recipient of the AdventHealth University Distinguished Service Award.