Avant, Robin L.

Robin L. Avant

Dean of Academic Affairs

A.S., Housatonic Community College
B.S., Central CT State University
M.A., Central CT State University


  • Email:
  • Phone: 203-332-5061
  • Office: BH-278A



  • Master of Art in Bio-Molecular Science, Central CT. State University, 2008. GPA 3.7
  • Bachelor of Science in Bio-Molecular Science, Central CT. State University, 2006
  • Associate of Science in Biotechnology, Housatonic Community College, 2003. GPA 3.6


  • Association of College & University Educators (ACUE) – Effective Teaching Certificate, 2017
  • Forensic Science for Educators, University of New Haven, 2015
  • Pastoral Counseling Certificate, ST. Francis Hospital, 2014
  • Pastoral Counseling Graduate Certificate, Liberty University Theological School, 2014
  • Certificate in Forensic Science, Professional Career Development Institute, 2004


  • 4/20/2018: Awarded Board of Regents Local and State-Wide Teaching Award
  • 11/19/2016: Awarded Housatonic Community College Young Alumni Award
  • 6/25/2016: Awarded Jettie Tisdale Community STEAM Award

Avant, R. L., The Spirit of Gardening- Gardening for New Bees. Xulon Press, April. 2020

Achieving the Dream
Aspen Award
JED Campus