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Bettyjo H. Bouchey


Associate Professor
Associate Dean, College Operations & Faculty Development
Director, Online Academic Operations
College of Professional Studies and Advancement

Programs/Classes Taught:

B.A. in Business Administration
B.S. in Management
B.S. in Management Information Systems


Small Business Management
Entrepreneurship Lab
Entrepreneur as Manager, Leader, and Salesperson
Management Assessment
Marketing for Managers
Professional Development Practicum
Management and Supervision

Areas of Expertise:

Marketing and Public Relations
Product Management
Project Management 
Strategic Management


Dr. Bouchey is Associate Professor of Business and Management and Associate Dean for College Operations and Faculty Development at the College of Professional Studies and Advancement.  She also serves as Director of Online Academic Operations for the University.  Prior to joining NLU in this capacity she served on the adjunct faculty body as well.  Dr. Bouchey has enjoyed a long history in higher education leadership serving in roles at smaller institutions ranging from vice president, provost, and dean, to her most cherished role as faculty member.  In the years leading up to her tenure in higher education, Dr. Bouchey worked for and led several high-tech start-up firms in Upstate New York.  

Dr. Bouchey believes that everyone deserves the opportunity to pursue post-secondary schooling and that National Louis University is one of the best places to do so.  She is known for combining her deep understanding of pedagogy with caring, hands-on leadership of students, faculty and staff.     

Dr. Bouchey holds a B.A. in Psychology from the University at Albany, an M.B.A. from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and a Doctorate in Education from Northeastern University.   Dr. Bouchey is also a tireless advocate for Epilepsy awareness and serves on the Board of Advisors for the Epilepsy Foundation of Indiana and is an Epilepsy Innovation Institute pilot tester for the Epilepsy Foundation of America.  



Doctor of Education, Northeastern University
Master of Business Administration, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Bachelor of Arts, State University of New York at Albany

Research and Interests:

Models of for-profit education 
Implicit social cognition in the workplace

Contact Information:


Phone: (317) 800-8687

Skype: bettyjo.bouchey


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