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Robyn Cooper, Ph.D.

Associate Professor / Director of Doctoral Program / Chair Leadership & Counseling Dept.

Contact Information

Phone: 515-271-4535
Mailing Address:
    2507 University Ave
    Des Moines, IA 50311


B.S.: University of Nevada, Las Vegas
M.Ed.: University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Ph.D.: Iowa State University

Areas of Expertise

Youth and Adult Development; Epistemic Development; Wellness; Underrepresented populations in STEM; Leadership; and Campus Environments.

Courses Taught

Quantitative Research Methods, Advanced Quantitative Research Methods, Doctoral Foundations Seminar, Dissertation Seminar, Philosophies & Epistemologies of Education; Data Analysis in Educational Research: Educational Psychology for Teaching and Learning, Assessment of Learning, Educational Research Methods, and Student Development & Learning Theories.  

SOE News
May 7, 2018
Wayne Ford, a longtime Iowa elected official and nonprofit leader, will receive an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters during Drake’s 144th Commencement Ceremony for Undergraduate Degree Recipients at 10 a.m. Sunday, May 20, in The Knapp Center.