Smith School Administrators
Associate Dean for Undergraduate Studies
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
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
He is married to Nancy Glover Mullins, and has two kids – Justin and Audrey.