Associate Dean for Undergraduate Studies | Diversity Officer
Victor Mullins heads Office of Undergraduate Studies at the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business. The office provides student academic services—registration, academic advising and scholarship administration, plus managing student life, co-curricular activities and the undergraduate community. He oversees more than 2,900 undergraduates in academically rigorous management education programs, plus customizable learning opportunities through the Undergraduate Fellows Program, which bridges both academic and co-curricular activities.
Mullins comes to the Smith School from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign where he served as Associate Dean of Undergraduate Affairs in the College of Business. He received a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Communications at George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia; a Master of Arts Degree in Higher Education Administration at New York University (NYU); and a Doctor of Philosophy Degree in Higher Education Administration at NYU. Upon completion of his Master’s Degree at NYU, he began his higher education career. During his 11-year tenure at NYU, he served in several positions, including Assistant Dean of Undergraduate Affairs at the Leonard N. Stern School of Business. Mullins spent the past nine years as Associate Dean at Illinois.
With over 20 years of experience, he has been committed to the admission, retention, placement, and graduation of students. He is passionate about student development and is looking forward to working collaboratively with faculty, staff, students, alumni, and corporate partners in building a strong student-centered community.
He is married to Nancy Glover Mullins, and has two kids – Justin and Audrey.