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Krista Bailey Murphy

Krista Bailey Murphy

Dean of Student Life

Office Location:  Fournier Hall, First Floor (Across from Cafeteria)
Office Phone:  215.248.7142

Educational Background  

  • PhD, Educational Psychology, Temple University, In Progress (Anticipated Graduation - 2012) 
    Dissertation: College student risk taking and academic performance: A quantitative and qualitative analysis using the National College Health Assessment and individual interviews
  • MA, Higher Education and Student Affairs, The Ohio State University, 2004
  • BA, Psychology & Communications, Ursinus College, 2002
    Honors Thesis: Communication in a Freshman CIE Class: An Ethnographic Study
  • Phi Beta Kappa


Administrative Responsibilities 

  • Student Activities
  • Orientation
  • Parent & Family Relations
  • Comprehensive Leadership Program
  • Student Discipline
  • Housekeeping
  • Campus Safety
  • Transportation

Advising Responsibilities 

  • Student Government Association
  • Fighting Against Dangerous Decisions (FADD)
  • Griffins for Paws


Committee Responsibilities 

  • Assessment Committee
  • Data Standards Committee
  • Greater Expectations Committee
  • JENZABAR Operations
  • Middle States – Student Admissions and Retention/Student Support Services Working Group