Loyola University Chicago

School of Education

Faculty and Staff Directory

Dugan, John P.

Title/s: Associate Professor

Specialty Area: Higher Education, International Higher Education

Office #: Lewis Towers 1106, WTC

Phone: 312.915.7637

E-mail: jdugan1@luc.edu

CV Link: Dugan-CV


Ph.D., University of Maryland, College Park, MD

Program Areas

  • Higher Education

Research Interests

  • The influence of higher education on college student leadership development
  • Social identity and its influence on developmental outcomes associated with college

Professional & Community Affiliations

  • American College Personnel Association (ACPA): College Student Educators International, Commission Directorate
  • Association for the Study of Higher Education (ASHE) 
  • International Leadership Association (ILA)
  • National Association of Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA)
  • National Clearinghouse for Leadership Programs (NCLP), Research Scholar
  • Journal of College Student Development, Ad Hoc Reviewer

Courses Taught

  • ELPS 419 Leadership in Higher Education
  • ELPS 429 Administrative Leadership in Higher Education
  • ELPS 433 Student Development in Higher Education


  • Loyola University Chicago, School of Education Distinguished Faculty Award for Excellence in Research (2013)
  • Fellowship in Women's Studies Scholarship, Gannon Center for Women and Leadership, Loyola University Chicago (Spring 2010)
  • Emerging Scholar Award, ACPA: College Student Educators International (2008-2009)
  • Melvene Hardee Dissertation of the Year, Runner Up, National Association of Student Personnel Administrators (2008-2009)
  • Nevitt Sanford Award for Research in Student Affairs, ACPA: College Student Educators International (2008)
  • Burns B. Crookston Award for Doctoral Research, ACPA: College Student Educators International  (2006)