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Dr. Frank Dooley, Chancellor of Purdue University Global

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About Frank Dooley

Purdue Global Chancellor Frank Dooley

Dr. Frank J. Dooley, chancellor of Purdue University Global, oversees academics for approximately 36,000 students.

Previously, Dooley was senior vice provost for teaching and learning at Purdue University, where he earned an international reputation as being a creative researcher and a gifted and innovative teacher.

Purdue Global is part of the Purdue University system, a highly ranked public research university whose flagship institution is located in West Lafayette, Indiana.

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Awards and Recognition

National Level

2016: St. John’s University Alumni Achievement Award

2011: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association Outstanding Undergraduate Teacher, More Than 10 Years

2008: Advisor for American Agricultural Economics Association Outstanding Undergraduate Paper, Megan Sheely

2000: American Agricultural Economics Association Outstanding Undergraduate Teacher, Less Than 10 Years

1997: Advisor for Transportation Research Forum Outstanding Thesis Award, Mark Berwick 1997; Western Agricultural Economics Association Outstanding Teacher, Less Than 10 Years

1992: Outstanding Paper Award, Transportation Research Forum, Agricultural and Rural Transportation Chapter

1987: Outstanding Paper Award, Transportation Research Forum, Agricultural and Rural Transportation Chapter

University Level

2018: Purdue University Board of Trustees, Resolution of Appreciation

2014: Purdue Old Master’s Honorary; Barbara Cook Mortar Board Honorary

2013: Purdue Book of Great Teachers

2012: Purdue, Iron Key Honorary

2009: Purdue Agriculture Team Award, the Integrated Corn Ethanol Co-Products Team; Charles B. Murphy Outstanding Undergraduate Teaching Award, Purdue’s highest award for teaching; Richard L. Kohls Outstanding Undergraduate Teacher Award, College of Agriculture, Purdue

2007: Purdue Panhellenic Association Outstanding Professor Award

2006: Purdue Panhellenic Association Outstanding Professor Award

2004: David C. Pfendler Outstanding Counselor Award, College of Agriculture, Purdue

2002: Faculty Fellow, Purdue Teaching Academy

1999: Teaching for Tomorrow Award, Purdue

1997: Preferred Professor, Mortar Board, North Dakota State University

1996: College of Agriculture Excellence in Teaching, Early Career, North Dakota State University; Preferred Professor, Mortar Board, North Dakota State University

1994: College of Agriculture Outstanding Academic Advisor Award, Mortar Board, North Dakota State University; Preferred Ag Instructor, College of Agriculture Student Activities Council, North Dakota State University

1993: Preferred Professor, Mortar Board, North Dakota State University

1986: Faculty Recognition Award for Outstanding Teaching and Service, Moorhead State University

Commencement Events

Purdue Global Commencement Remarks

Purdue Global Chancellor Dooley Addresses June 2020 Graduates—June 8, 2020

Graduation Ceremony Videos

June 2020 Ceremony—Traditional View

June 2020 Ceremony—360-Degree View

Contact the Office of the Chancellor

I invite you to send me your ideas, concerns, suggestions, or a viewpoint that you'd like to share. You may send your comments to chancellor@purdueglobal.edu or send a message to:

Purdue University Global
Office of the Chancellor
2500 Northwestern Ave
West Lafayette, IN 47906-1332


Thank you for sharing your thoughts with me.

Frank Dooley
Chancellor


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