Dr. Amy Murphy
Dean of Students / Managing Director, Center for Campus Life
In her role as Dean of Students / Managing Director of the Center for Campus Life, Dr. Murphy provides oversight to the following areas:
- First Year Raider Experience
- Red Raider Orientation
- Transfer Connection
- Greek Life
- Off Campus & Sophomore Initiatives
- Spirit Activities
- Assessment Response Team & Crisis Intervention
In addition, Dr. Murphy is a liaison for student services to the Texas Tech off-campus sites and study abroad programs. She is also available to assist students and families in resolving problems and issues impeding retention and student success at the institution.
With more than 10 years of experience in Student Affairs, Dr. Murphy has enjoyed various positions within the Center for Campus Life and previous experiences at Texas Tech in Residence Life and at Texas Christian University in the Office of Admissions. Her educational background includes a M.Ed. in Higher Education/Student Affairs, a B.A. in Public Relations, and she completed her Ph.D. in Higher Education at Texas Tech University in December 2010.
Dr. Murphy spends her time volunteering with the Junior League of Lubbock and enjoys professional associations with the American Association of University Women, Lubbock Chamber of Commerce, and Texas Association of College and University Student Personnel Administrators.