Merrily S. Dunn

Biography

Program Coordinator for School Counseling and Counselor Education and Supervision, Ph.D. (Student Affairs Administration). Programs of study to include: College Student Affairs Administration, M.Ed.; Student Affairs Leadership, Ed.D. (Griffin)

Areas of Expertise

  • student development theory
  • identity development theory
  • campus environments and ecology

Interests

  • college student identity development
  • college students and poverty
  • parents of college students

Academic Affiliations

Education

  •  B.A. in Political Science, 1980
    University of Nebraska
  •  M.S. in Higher Education Administration, 1982
    Iowa State University
  •  Ph.D. in Higher Education Administration, 1993
    The Ohio State University

Contact

 706-255-8691 (mobile)

Awards and Accolades

Annuit Coeptis, Senior Professional Award

ACPA (College Student Educators International), 2009

Outstanding Contribution to Student Affairs Through Teaching Award

NASPA (National Association of Student Personnel Administrators) Region III, 2007

Research and Publication Award

Association of College and University Housing Officers - International, 2006

Collaborative Teamwork Award

Creswell Hall Learning Communiities, March Division of Student Affairs, UGA, 2005

Melvene Draheim Hardee Award for Outstanding Contributions to Student Affairs

Southern Association for College Student Affairs, 2003