Karen Dishauzi, DC, PhD, MEd
Associate Dean of Student Success|Office: Suite 137
Dr. Karen Dishauzi, Associate Dean of Student Success, is also a Professor and a practicing Doctor of Chiropractic with licenses in the states of Missouri, Pennsylvania and Florida.
She received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from Carlow College with a Certification in Special Education from Duquesne University in Pittsburgh, Pa.; received a Bachelor of Science degree in Human Biology and a Doctorate in Chiropractic from Logan College of Chiropractic; a Master’s in Adult and Higher Education from the University of Missouri-St. Louis; and a PhD in Higher Education with the emphasis in Educational Leadership and Policy Studies at the University of Missouri-St. Louis.
She has received the Emerson Excellence in Teaching Award at Logan. She received the Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges Award through the College of Education Graduate Program and was chosen to be in the Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society and the Golden Key International Honour Society through the University of Missouri-St. Louis.
She holds professional certifications in Acupuncture, Internal Health Specialist, Scoliosis and Utilization Review/Quality Assurance. Dr. Dishauzi has a vast amount of experience to complement teaching in the various areas of Clinical Methods, Orthopedics, Physical Diagnosis, Medical Terminology, Clinical Nutrition, Neuromusculoskeletal Diagnosis and Higher Education.
As the Associate Dean of Student Success, she supervises the areas of Disability Services, the Writing Center, Testing Center, Student Care Manager, Peer Tutoring program, and the Academic Success Coaches.