Eileen Hulme, PhD

Adjunct Professor, Department of Higher Education

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Eileen Hulme, PhD, an APU faculty member since 2005, possesses 20 years of experience in higher education administration, including three vice presidencies that position her well to teach courses in leadership and change. Hulme, a 2001 Fulbright Scholar in higher education administration, has taught at both the master’s and doctoral levels for the past 10 years and co-directed the MS in Student Services Administration Program at Baylor University. Her research interests include the development of meaning and purpose in college students, the effect of emotional intelligence on success in a university environment, and a strengths-based approach to leadership.


  • PhD, Education Administration, Adult Education and Human Resource Development, University of Texas
  • MA, Azusa Pacific University
  • BS, Baylor University

Academic Area

  • School of Behavioral and Applied Sciences
    • Department of Higher Education

Courses Taught

  • HED 732 – Leading Change in Higher Education