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Deborah Taub

Chair and Professor

CCPA Student Affairs Administration


Deborah J. Taub serves as the Chair of the Department of Student Affairs Administration. She has over 20 years of experience as a faculty member in student affairs administration. Prior to coming to Binghamton University, she taught at Purdue University and the University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG).

Taub is active in professional associations in the field: she is a member of the editorial board of the Journal of Student Affairs Research & Practice and was a Directorate Member of ACPA's Coalition for Women's Identities and on the planning committee for the 2016 ACPA Convention. 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 Academic Excellence as a Graduate Faculty Member, ACPA Diamond Honoree and ACPA's Annuit Coeptis Senior Professional Award.


  • PhD, University of Maryland
  • MA, University of Maryland
  • BA, Oberlin College

Research Interests

  • Psychosocial development and identity development
  • Under-represented populations in higher education
  • Graduate preparation in student affairs

Research Profile