Chief of Staff
189 Bascom Hall
500 Lincoln Drive
Madison, WI 53706
Over his 23-year career in higher education, Argyle Wade has had the pleasure of assisting many students as they discover their purpose and pursue their passions. He holds a Ph.D. in Higher Education Administration from Saint Louis University, a Master of Science degree in College Student Personnel from Emporia State University and a Psychology degree from Truman State University. In 2007, Argyle joined the Division of Student Life as the associate dean of students at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
In August of 2018, Argyle was appointed as interim dean of students at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, where he continues to inspire and support students and staff as they create their unique Wisconsin Experience. Outside of work he is a father of two children in seventh and eighth grades, a volunteer firefighter, a past fantasy football champion, studies productivity hacks, plays golf, and listens to old school rap.