Dr. Paul Gore, Associate Professor of Educational Psychology and Director of Institutional Analysis has been named an American Council on Education (ACE) Fellow for academic year 2013-14. The ACE Fellows Program is designed to strengthen institutions and leadership in American higher education by identifying and preparing promising senior faculty and administrators for responsible positions in college and university administration.
Dr. Gore joined the faculty in the Department of Educational Psychology in 2006 and currently serves as the training director for graduate programs in clinical mental health and school counseling. He was instrumental in launching the University of Utah’s Master’s program in school counseling at the Graduate Center in St. George. In addition to his faculty responsibilities, Dr. Gore serves as the Director of Institutional Analysis in the Office of Budget and Institutional Analysis. Prior to arriving in Utah, Dr. Gore served as the Director of the Career Transitions Research Department at ACT, Inc. and held tenured or tenure-track faculty appointments at Southern Illinois University and the University of Missouri – Kansas City. His scholarship focuses on contextual and intrapersonal factors influencing student transition and success.