Mueller Promoted to Full Professor

Posted on 8/3/2011 10:45:26 AM

Dr. John A. Mueller, Department of Student Affairs in Higher Education, will be promoted to full professor effective Fall 2011.

Promotion to full professor rank requires that the applicant demonstrate a record of excellence in teaching, scholarship, and service.

The SAHE Department Promotion Committee, in their unanimous and strong support for Dr. Mueller’s application for promotion, described Dr. Mueller as an excellent teacher who is dedicated to the preparation and socialization of the next generation of student affairs professionals. The committee affirmed that Dr. Mueller has achieved a distinguished record of scholarship that is recognized nationally for its relevance, quality, significance, and enduring value. Finally, the committee recognized Dr. Mueller’s dedicated service to higher education at the departmental, college, and national levels through which he models for students the importance of service.

Dr. Mueller was hired at the rank of assistant professor in 1999. He was promoted to associate professor and earned tenure in 2004.