Texas Tech University

Andrea McCourt, Ph.D.

Program Director, Human Resource Development
Department Leadership Team, University Studies
Andrea McCourt, Ph.D.

Current Position

Dr. Andrea McCourt is the Program Director for the Human Resource Development academic program through University Studies. 

Research Interest

Dr. McCourt’s current research interests include workplace mentoring, flextime in the workplace, promoting critical thinking in the online classroom, and retention strategies for online students.


Dr. McCourt is a Quality Matters Certified Peer Reviewer and has an Online Teaching Certificate with an emphasis in Online Management from the Online Learning Consortium.  During her time at Texas Tech, Dr. McCourt has also coordinated the campus access program for students with disabilities, worked as a teaching consultant/learning assessment specialist in the Teaching, Learning, and Professional Development Center, and served as an Associate Director in the Office of Planning and Assessment. 

She has a BS in Elementary Education from Eastern New Mexico University and earned her Masters degree in Higher Education with an emphasis in Student Affairs and a doctorate in Human Development and Family Studies from Texas Tech University.