Yulanda TyreEducation

PhD, Auburn University; MS, EMBA, Auburn University at Montgomery; BS, Troy University Montgomery

Research Interests

Gay and lesbian identity development among African Americans; first-generation and provisional student success in college; Americans with disabilities; transition from high school to college; best practices in leadership, mentorship in student development, and counselor education

Background

Dr. Tyre is currently the assistant vice chancellor for student affairs for Auburn University at Montgomery (AUM). She is responsible for the university’s Counseling Center, Center for Disability Services, Career Development Center, campus sustainability programming, and sustainability initiatives. She holds a PhD in Counselor Education and Leadership from Auburn University, where her dissertation research explored the experiences and perceptions of African American gay and lesbian identity development in a historically black college environment. She has served on the board of Mental Health America and is past president of the Alabama College Counseling Association. She was selected as the 2008 Alabama Counseling Association Emerging Leader and the 2006 Southern Association for Counselor Education and Supervision Emerging Leader, is a member of the Junior League, and is a graduate of Emerge Montgomery and the AUM Leadership Team.

Man researching online education on laptop
Request Free Information
Request Free Information

Fill out this form to get free information on courses, admissions and financial aid from your personal advisor.


Please use our International Form if you live outside of the U.S.

Fill out this form to get free information on courses, admissions and financial aid from your personal advisor.


Please use our Domestic Form if you live in the U.S.
*Required Field
Academic Interests
Required
Required
Contact Information
Required
Required
Invalid email address
Please provide a valid phone number
Required
Please provide a valid zipcode
Required
Additional Information
Required
Submit

By submitting this form, I understand and agree that Walden University may contact me via email, text, telephone, and prerecorded message regarding furthering my education and that calls may be generated using automated technology. You may opt out at any time. Please view our privacy policy or contact us for more details.

Required