Shawn  Adkins

Shawn Michael Adkins

Assistant Director of Student Affairs, Undergraduate Programs, College of Medicine

Medical Sciences Building

E168C

COM Dean Undergraduate Program - 0552

Professional Summary

Shawn Adkins serves as the Assistant Director of Student Affairs for the College of Medicine Undergraduate Programs.  In this role, Shawn serves students in the Medical Sciences Baccalaureate Program, Public Health Baccalaureate Program, Medical Sciences Minor, Public Health Minor, and Certificate in Integrative Health & Wellness.  Shawn provides services such as academic advising, career planning, experiential learning and medical exploration options, and is Instructor and Co-Director of the medical sciences seminar courses for the Medical Sciences Baccalaureate Program.  

Education

Bachelor of Arts (BA), Berea College Berea, KY, 2001 (Political Science)

Master of Science (MS), Indiana Wesleyan University Marion, IN , 2006 (Management )

Specialist in Education (Ed.S), Fort Hays State University Hays, KS, 2020 (Education Innovation & Leadership)

(In-Progress) Doctor of Education (Ed.D), University of North Dakota Grand Forks, ND, 2022 (Educational Practice & Leadership)

Positions and Work Experience

03-23-2015 -04-28-2017 Admission Counselor & Transcript Analyst, Graduate Studies, Mount St. Joseph University, Cincinnati, OH

05-01-2017 -08-24-2018 Enrollment Services Advisor, Graduate Programs, College of Nursing, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH

08-27-2018 -06-30-2020 Educational Specialist, Undergraduate Programs, College of Medicine, University of Cincinnati , Cincinnati, OH

07-01-2020 - Assistant Director of Student Affairs, Undergraduate Programs, College of Medicine, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH

Research and Practice Interests

Through Shawn's Ed.S and Ed.D degree programs, he has conducted and presented research on Generation Z and college choice.  He has also extensively studied the financial and enrollment struggles of small, private liberal arts colleges.  

Presentations

Invited Presentations

Adkins, Shawn (10-07-2020. ) Advising Asian American College Students .University of Cincinnati, UC. . Level:Prof. Org.

Professional Affiliation

Member - National Association of Advisors for the Health Professions,

Courses Taught

-MEDS-1000 MSF SEMINAR Medical Sciences Freshmen Seminar I Level:Undergraduate

-MEDS-1001 MSF SEMINAR Medical Sciences Freshmen Seminar II Level:Undergraduate

-MEDS-2000 MSS SEMINAR Sophomore Medical Sciences Seminar I Level:Undergraduate

-MEDS-2001 MSS SEMINAR Sophomore Medical Sciences Seminar II Level:Undergraduate

MEDS 3000 Junior Medical Sciences Seminar I Level:Undergraduate

MEDS 3001 Junior Medical Sciences Seminar II Level:Undergraduate