Debra Mullen


Debra Mullen

Associate Dean

Ph.D., Community and Human Resources, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 2001
M.Ed., Guidance and Counseling, Northwest Missouri State University, 1981
B.S. in Ed., Social Studies, Northwest Missouri State University, 1978
B.S., History, Northwest Missouri State University, 1978

Dr. Mullen is the associate dean of the College of Education and Human Sciences as well as a member of the Educational Administration faculty. She provides leadership for the co-curricular aspects of the college, the scholarship awarding process, and the college's initial work in developing an international initiative, among other duties.

Teaching and advising


Dr. Mullen teaches EDAD 832. She is interested in advising students whose interests include first-year students, the Greek system and developmental theories. She prefers to work with students who have a basic understanding of the research process and a solid grasp of writing and editing.

Professional Highlights

Honors and Recognition
1987, 2005-2009, Contributions to Students Award, UNL Parents Association2001, University of Nebraska Board of Regents Kudos Award Recipient1992, Teacher of the Year, University of Nebraska Student Education Association
Experience
2012-Present, Instructor, Department of Educational Administration, University of Nebraska-Lincoln2006-Present, Associate Dean, College of Education and Human Sciences, University of Nebraska-Lincoln1999-Present, Adjunct Faculty, Master of Arts in Management program, Doane College2001-2006, Academic Learning Communities Coordinator, University of Nebraska-Lincoln1989-1999, Instructor, Department of Educational Psychology, University of Nebraska-Lincoln1986-2001, Assistant Director of Residence Life-Abel-Sandoz Complex and Coordinator of Academic Initiatives and Research, University of Nebraska-Lincoln1983-1986, Residence Director, Department of Residential Education, University of Nebraska-Lincoln1981-1983, Guidance Counselor and Teacher, North Andrews R-VI Junior-Senior High School, Rosendale, MO
Memberships
Association of American Colleges and UniversitiesUpper-Midwest Region of the Association of College and University Housing OfficersNational Resource Center for the First Year Experience and Students in TransitionAmerican Association of Higher Education