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Dr. Ann Dulany

Dean of Academic Advising

Assistant Vice President for Student Success

[email protected]
(740) 284-5254

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Franciscan University’s Director of Advising and Academic Operations has been assisting students with navigating degree requirements since 2000. After receiving a Bachelor of Arts degree in Social Work, Dr. Dulany began her career with Franciscan in Gaming, Austria as a Residence Director. Returning to the states, she completed a Master of Science in Educational Administration and worked in Enrollment Services before transitioning to Academic Affairs in 2012.

It is our unique mission that first attracted Dr. Dulany to Franciscan University as a student and has since engaged her pursuits in academic advising. Dr. Dulany’s primary aim is to help students achieve their academic goals. Her work with students encompass exploring majors, navigating academic requirements, applying transfer credit, and creating degree completion plans. As co-chair of the student success council, Dr. Dulany is committed to providing resources for students who are struggling in the classroom.

  • PhD in Instructional Management and Leadership via Robert Morris University.
  • Master of Science in Educational Administration, Educational Staff Personnel Administrator concentration, Franciscan University of Steubenville (2008)
    • Research project: “University Foundations:Is It The Key To Building Academic Success?”
  • Bachelor of Arts, Social Work, cum laude Franciscan University of Steubenville (1997)
    • Received Social Work Department Award


  • 2012-present, Director of Advising and Academic Operations, Franciscan University of Steubenville.
  • 2000-2012, Associate Registrar, Franciscan University of Steubenville (promoted from Assistant Registrar in 2008).
  • 2000, Interim Director of International Students, Franciscan University of Steubenville.
  • 1997-2000, Residence Director, Austrian Program, Franciscan University of Steubenville.


  • 2012, Jenzabar Annual Conference: “Maximizing Degree Audit”
  • 2011, OACRAO Annual Conference: “Bean Counting: Who’s Here? Working with Enrollment Management”
  • 2010, OACRAO Annual Conference: “SIS Conversions and Upgrades”
  • 2010, Student Life: “FERPA for RDs”
  • 2009, Enrollment Services: “FERPA: An Update”
  • 2007, Student Life: “FERPA: What’s Up With That?”
  • 2004, Enrollment Services: Noel Levitz’s Connections Customer Service Training


  • Alpha Chi: 1996-present
  • Franciscan University Chapter Sponsor
  • National Association of Academic Advisors (NACADA): 2012-present
  • Ohio Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers (OACRAO): 2001-2012
  • Scholarship Committee, Chair; Programming Committee; 2009 Local Arrangements Committee
  • 2008-present, A Caring Place, Child Advocacy Center, Board member and secretary
  • 2004-present, Warriors of the Word Household, Advisor
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