Amy Badal has been with the Office of the Dean of Students since 2001. She was named Dean of Students in August 2015.
As the chief student affairs officer at Bucknell, Amy oversees the office responsible for a range of student-life matters, including new student orientation, residence halls and off-campus living, campus activities and organizations, fraternity and sorority affairs, student government, religious life, multicultural interests, student leadership and wellness services, among other areas of student life.
As a member of Bucknell's Provost Council, Amy works closely with the Dean of the College of Arts & Sciences and the Dean of Engineering. Amy is also a member of the President's Operations Management Group.
In addition to Bucknell, Badal worked at Appalachian State University overseeing student leadership initiatives and teaching leadership development courses.
She received her B.A. degree from Western New England College, an M.A. degree from Miami University and earned her Ph.D. in Student Affairs Administration from The University of Georgia.