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Robert Young

Professor Emeritus
Counseling & Higher Eduacation
McCracken Hall 105E

Dr. Robert Young holds the A.B. in History from the University of Rochester and the M.S. in Counseling from California State University. He then earned the Ph.D. in Higher Education from the University of Illinois. Dr. Young teaches courses in higher education, and his scholarship primarily focuses on student affairs administration, history and philosophy of higher education, and legal and ethical issues in higher education.

Most Recent Publications:

Young, Robert B. (Ed). (2011). Advancing the integrity of professional practice.(New Directions for Student Services, No. 135). San Francisco, CA: Jossey Bass Publishers.

Young, R. (2007). Still leaders! Still invisible? In R. Ackerman (Ed.), Mid level management in student affairs. Washington: National Association of Student Personnel Administrators.

Young, R. (2004). Questioning integrity. In K. Westhues (Ed.), The trial, degradation, and dismissal of a professor. Lewiston: Edwin Mellen Press.

Young, R. (2004). Values and philosophy. In S. Komives & D. Woodard, (Eds.), Student services: A handbook for the profession (4th ed.) (pp.89-106).  San Francisco: Jossey-Bass. 

Young, R. (2001). Ethical practice. In D. Creamer, R. Winston & T. Miller (Eds.), The professional student affairs administrator (pp. 153-180). Springfield: Charles Thomas.