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Dr. Eric Schmidt
Assistant Dean of Faculty Development

The Office of Faculty and Staff Development is under the leadership of Dr. Eric Schmidt, who joined the Division of Educational Research in July, 2008.  He is an associate professor in the Professional Counseling program at Texas State University and director of the Assessment and Counseling Clinic. Dr. Schmidt holds a PhD in counselor education from the University of North Texas, an M.Ed. in counseling and guidance from Corpus Christi State University, and a BS in psychology from Texas A & M University in College Station, Texas.  His research interests include motivation and adherence to weight loss for children and adults, clinical supervision for chemical dependency counselors, and theoretical guidance and grounding. Dr. Schmidt is a member of the ad hoc testing committee for Texas State Board of Examiners of Professional Counselors.

Contact Information:

Dr. Eric A. Schmidt

Assistant Dean for Faculty and Staff Development

Professor of Professional Counseling (CLAS)

512.245.3979 (ED 4016)


Melissa Skasik

Administrative Assistant II

512.245.2610 (ED 2135)