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Peck Parrott, Kelli



Peck Parrott, KelliClinical Professor and Program Leader, Higher Education Administration and Policy,
Student Personnel in Higher Education Programs
Associate Director, School of Human Development and Organizational Studies in Education

College of Education
University of Florida
285 Norman Hall
PO Box 117049
Gainesville, FL 32611
Phone: 352-273-4331
Fax: 352-846-2697
kpparrott@coe.ufl.edu

Research Biography

Dr. Kelli Peck Parrott is a Clinical Professor and the Program Leader for the Higher Education Administration and Policy programs, and the Associate Director for the School of Human Development and Organizational Studies in Education. Her research interests center around student affairs administration and college students. More specifically, Dr. Peck Parrott has written and presented extensively regarding generations in the workplace, particularly in the student affairs administration workplace. She has served as an ongoing trainer for Halliburton, the Texas A&M Engineering Extension Service, and the Bill Blackwood Law Enforcement Management Training Institute. Her most recent published work was the book, Careers in Student Affairs: A Holistic Guide to Professional Development in Higher Education, which she co-edited with Dr. Peggy Holzweiss.

Degrees

Doctor of Philosophy in Higher Education Administration, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, Ohio, 2000
Areas of Concentration: Higher Education Law and Women in Higher Education

Master of Education in Student Affairs, Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, Kentucky, 1994

Bachelor of Arts in English and Allied Language Arts, Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, Kentucky, 1992

Key Professional Appointments

Associate Director, School of Human Development and Organizational Studies in Education, Program Leader for the Higher Education Administration and Policy Programs, College of Education, University of Florida, 2017 – present

Clinical Professor, Higher Education Administration and Policy, and Student Personnel in Higher Education Programs, School of Human Development and Organizational Studies in Education, College of Education, University of Florida, 2016 – present

Clinical Professor and Director, Student Affairs Administration in Higher Education (SAAHE) Master’s Program, Educational Administration and Human Resource Development, College of Education, Texas A&M University, 2014 – 2016

Activities and Honors

Chair, Long Range Planning Committee, College of Education, 2017 – present

Advisory Board Member, Journal of African American Males in Education, 2009 – present

Association of Future Student Affairs Professionals, Texas A&M University, “The Parrott Award of Support,” (Annual award initiated and named in my honor), 2016

Educational Administration and Human Resource Development, Texas A&M University, Teaching Achievement Award, 2014

Selected Publications

Books and Book Chapters

Holzweiss, P., & Peck Parrott, K. (Eds.). (2017). Careers in student affairs: A holistic guide to professional development in higher education. Washington, DC: NASPA.

Peck Parrott, K. (2017). Strategies for effective supervision. In P. Holzweiss & K. Peck Parrott, (Eds.), Careers in student affairs: A holistic guide to professional development in higher education. Washington, DC: NASPA.

Refereed Publications

Beyerlein, M., Jones, T., & Peck Parrott, K. (2017). Redesigning an undergraduate HRD program with stakeholder guidance. Advances in Developing Human Resources, 19(2), 138-156.

Preston-Cunningham, T., Boyd, B. L., Elbert, C. D., Dooley, K. E., & Peck Parrott, K. (2016). What’s up with this leadership thing? Voices of African American male college undergraduates. Journal of Leadership Education, 15(3), 53-74.

Holzweiss, P., Peck Parrott, K., & Cole, B. (2013). Informal learning in academic student organizations: The occurrence of student-faculty interactions and the relationship to leadership. Journal of Leadership Education, 12(13), 18-34.

Selected Presentations

Peck Parrott, K. (2017, April). What I learned…. Invited keynote speaker for the Transitions Conference: Discovering the Difference First Year Experience, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL.

Musoba, G., Peck Parrott, K., Bailey, K., & Jacob, S. (March, 2017). Finding your fit. Undergraduate preconference at the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators Annual Conference, San Antonio, TX.

Peck Parrott, K., Holzweiss, P., Bailey, K., Crowe, P., Parrott, D., Smedlick, B., Lowery, J., & Carter, M. (March, 2017). The well-rounded professional. National Association of Student Personnel Administrators Annual Conference, San Antonio, TX.

Peck Parrott, K. & McKoin, M. (March, 2016). Inspiring Millennial professionals within student affairs: Issues between workplace readiness, retention, and generation. National Association of Student Personnel Administrators Annual Conference, Indianapolis, IN.

Peck Parrott, K., Parrott, D., & Woods, C. J. (2016, January). Law, administration, and theory: Insights for Greek life advisors. Invited training for the Greek Organization Advisor Workshop, All Greek Leadership Conference, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX.

Peck Parrott, K., & Parrott, D.  (2015, November). Culture, generations, and law collide to frame campus conflict. Invited training presentation for the housing staff at Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, KY.

Peck Parrott, K. (2015, November). Generations in the university. Invited discussant. Sam Houston State University, College of Education, Houston, TX.

Peck Parrott, K. (2015, July). Understanding generational impact in the university. Invited training presentation for the University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, KY.

Peck Parrott, K. (2015, February). Generations at work: Hopes and headaches. Invited keynote presentation for the Southeast Texas Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers Conference, College Station, TX.

Peck Parrott, K. (2015, January). Four generations. TEEX Leadership Symposium, San Marcos, TX.

Peck Parrott, K. (2014, April). Generational training. Training presentation for Halliburton Operation P.E.O.P.L.E. Development, Houston, TX.

Peck Parrott, K. (2014, August). Enhancing effectiveness across generations. Invited presentation for the Alumni Professionals of the South East Conference annual conference, College Station, TX.

Peck Parrott, K. (2014, October). Four generations at work. Invited presentation for the Texas Court Clerks Annual Conference, College Station, TX.