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The Schools of Nursing and Pharmacy operate on both the Oxford and Jackson campuses. The Schools of Dentistry, Health Related Professionals and Medicine, and the Health Sciences Graduate School, are based in Jackson only. (Additional healthcare programs are available through the School of Applied Sciences on the Oxford campus.) Other than these exceptions, the schools above are on the Oxford campus.

Faculty Profile

LORI A WOLFF

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CENTER FOR EDUCATIONAL RESEARCH & EVAL
PROFESSOR OF LEADERSHIP & COUNSELOR EDUCATION AND DIRECTOR OF THE CENTER FOR EDUCATIONAL RESEARCH & EVALUATION
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139 GUYTON
UNIVERSITY, MS 38677
(662) 915-5791
Joined UM: 01/13/2005

Areas of Expertise

  • CONFLICT RESOLUTION
  • FACULTY - HIGHER EDUCATION
  • HIGHER EDUCATION - STUDENT SERVICES
  • HIGHER EDUCATION LAW
  • HIGHER EDUCATION, LEGAL ISSUES
  • LAW, HIGHER EDUCATION
  • STATISTICS

Brief Bio

Lori A. Wolff received her B.S.Mth and M.S. in Mathematics from Creighton University, and Ph.D. in Higher Education and J.D. from Saint Louis University. In the past twenty years, she has worked in various capacities within college/university settings, including as an administrator in the student affairs, judicial affairs, and institutional research/assessment areas and faculty member in higher education, statistics/research, and general mathematics areas. She also has additional legal-related experience outside of higher education, including service as a judicial law clerk for a state appellate court judge and as a guardian-ad-litem. She is a licensed attorney in Missouri (2001) and Mississippi (2011). Her research interests include conflict resolution in community and education settings, higher education law, and assessment. Dr. Wolff has been a member of the full-time faculty at the School of Education since 2005.

Degrees

BS
MATHEMATICS
CREIGHTON UNIVERSITY/OMAHA, NEBRASKA (1985)
MS
MATHEMATICS
CREIGHTON UNIVERSITY/OMAHA, NEBRASKA (1987)
PHD
HIGHER EDUCATION
SAINT LOUIS UNIVERSITY/ST LOUIS, MISSOURI (1990)
JD
LAW
SAINT LOUIS UNIVERSITY/ST LOUIS, MISSOURI (2001)

Committee Memberships

University Standing Committee
Education-Committee on Pre-Tenure Review
Ad Hoc Committee
Faculty Activity Report Task Force
Task Force
University Standing Committee

Awards

School of Education Outstanding Teacher of the Year
2009