Daniel Qualls is vice president for academic affairs and head of campus at the University of Maine at Machias. An associate professor in UMM’s Education Program, his teaching areas include instructional methods, and curriculum design and assessment. For three years, Dr. Qualls was the curriculum coordinator for Mano en Mano’s Blueberry Harvest School for the children of migrant workers in Washington County. He previously taught in Tennessee and worked as an archaeologist in the mid-South region of the United States. At UMM, Dr. Qualls also has served as division chair for Professional Studies, Education Program coordinator, and director of Academic Services and Community Outreach. He was recently elected president of the UMM Faculty Assembly. He holds a Ph.D. in theory and practice in teacher education from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville.