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Julie Shank

George Mason University
College of Education and Human Development
College of Education and Human Development

Julie Shank is a Doctoral Candidate in the Higher Education Program with a secondary concentration in Educational Psychology in the Graduate School of Education, College of Education and Human Development, George Mason University. Ms. Shank is a former assistant dean of student life at the United States Naval Academy and retired naval officer and taught Ethics and Moral Reasoning to students there. Previously a graduate professional assistant with the Early Identification Program at Mason, she is currently a graduate research assistant with the NSF-IUSE funded project, Building a Culture of Active Learning through Course-Based Communities of Transformation. Her research interests include: Student Veterans, success in higher education, and self-regulated learning.