Dr. Montcalm is currently the interim dean of the Division of Health Sciences until a new vice president for Health Sciences/Dean of the School of Medicine is in place. Additionally, she is the interim director of the Sanford Center for Aging, Director of the School of Social Work, MSW Program Coordinator, and Associate Professor. Her education is as follows: BSW 1974, Nazareth College, M.S.W. 1985, Michigan State University, Ph.D. 1991, Michigan State University, Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship in Aging Studies 1991-1993, University of Michigan. Professor Montcalm teaches courses in research, data analysis, human behavior, and death and dying. Her primary research interests include research self-efficacy (among social workers) and family care giving. Community involvement includes past program chair for the Association of Baccalaureate Social Work Program Directors annual conference, past vice-president for the Nevada Chapter of the NASW; and current Nevada Geriatric Education Center Board of Directors.