Marilyn Amey

Marilyn  Amey
  • Interim Associate Provost for Faculty and Academic Staff Development
  • Administration Building
  • 426 Auditorium Road, Room 308
  • East Lansing, MI 48824, MI 48824
  • (517) 432-1185
  • Fax: (517) 432-2069

Marilyn Amey is a professor of higher, adult and lifelong education. She is serving as interim associate provost for Faculty and Academic Staff Development. In that role, she facilitates the work of the Academic Advancement Network (AAN), which cultivates connections and integrated work with partners across campus to support the professional growth of MSU colleagues across the full range of academic responsibilities and throughout their careers.

Dr. Amey studies educational partnerships, particularly those of community colleges; leadership, including how leaders learn; postsecondary governance and administration; and faculty concerns, including interdisciplinary academic work. Her current work focuses on education partnerships, including a multi-year evaluation of institutions in an interdisciplinary consortium and mid-level academic and administrative leadership. Her areas of expertise are student affairs administration and higher, adult and lifelong education. Amey was appointed as the Dr. Mildred B. Erickson Distinguished Chair in Higher, Adult and Lifelong Education in 2017. She received her doctorate from Pennsylvania State University.