Deborah J. Taub


Deborah J. Taub is Professor and Chair of the Student Affairs Administration Department at Binghamton University. She has been a full-time faculty member in graduate professional preparation in student affairs for over 20 years; she previously taught at the University of North Carolina Greensboro and at Purdue University. She is the co-editor of two volumes in Jossey-Bass’s New Directions for Student Services series: Preventing College Student Suicide (2013) and Assisting Bereaved College Students (2008). She has published over 25 articles in peer-reviewed journals and book chapters. Her research interests include psychosocial and identity development in today’s college students, under-represented and under-served populations in higher education, and graduate preparation in student affairs.

Dr. Taub is a member of the editorial board of the Journal of Student Affairs Research and Practice. She has been recognized frequently for her scholarship and teaching, including ACUHO-I’s Research and Publication Award, NASPA’s Robert H. Shaffer Award for Excellence as a Graduate Faculty Member, ACPA’s Diamond Honoree, and ACPA’s Annuit Coeptis Senior Professional Award.

Author's Books

The Missing Competency

An Integrated Model for Program Development for Student Affairs


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