Meredith Rausch

Assistant Professor

Meredith Rausch

Assistant Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

College of Education
Department of Advanced Studies & Innovation

Bio

Meredith A. Rausch received her Ph.D from the University of Iowa in 2015. Her research focuses on underserved populations, particularly LGBTQ+ individuals and women, and mentorship.

Education

  • Ph.D., Counselor Education/School Cou University of Iowa, 2015

  • MS, Counselor Education/School Cou University of Wisconsin - Whit, 2010

  • BA, Speech Communication and Rheto University of Wisconsin - Whit, 2001

Certifications

  • National Certified Counselor National Board of Certified Counselors, 2014

Awards & Honors

  • College of Education Research Award Augusta University, 2017

  • Caught in the Act of Great Teaching Augusta University, 2017

  • Albert Hood Promising Scholar 2015

  • Outstanding Graduate Student Award North Central Association for Counselor Education and Supervision, 2014

  • Courtland C. Lee Multicultural Excellence Award-Nominee 2014

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • COUN 6770

    Crisis Intervention Counseling
  • COUN 6760

    Diversity Sensitivity in Coun
  • COUN 3660

    Helping Skills
  • COUN 6680

    Theories & Tech of Counseling
  • COUN 6700

    Couples and Family Counseling

Teaching Interests

Counseling Theories
Couples and Family Counseling
Crisis Counseling

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Binder Boss, 2019
    Other
  • Chapter 13: Neurodevelopmental and neurocognitive disorders, 2019
    Book, Chapter in Textbook-Revised
  • Imagine my World, 2019
    Other
  • That is When my Life Changed for the Better”: Students’ Perceptions of their School Counselors’ Impact, 2019
    Journal Article, Professional Journal
  • Examining the 360º case conceptualization process: A comparison of two groups, 2019
    Journal Article, Professional Journal

Research Interests

Women
Veterans
LGBTQ+
Mentorship
Fertility & Healthcare

Department Service

  • Promotion and Tenure Committee 2020 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Counselor Education Kickball Event 2017 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Co-Director Admissions 2015 - Present

    Role: Other

College Service

  • Chair Elect COE Assembly 2020 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Associate Dean Search Committee 2019 - Present

    Role: Attendee, Meeting
  • Individual Pre-Tenure Organizational Project 2019 - Present

    Role: Other
  • COE Rights & Responsibilities Committee 2019 - Present

    Role: Committee Chair
  • COE Bylaw Review, Ad Hoc Committee 2019 - Present

    Role: Committee Member

University Service

  • Faculty Development Committee 2017 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Domestic Violence Awareness Month Committee 2016 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • LGBTQ Panel 2016 - Present

    Role: Guest Speaker
  • Augusta University Chapter of the Association of the United States Army 2016 - Present

    Role: Attendee, Meeting
  • Student Veteran Association 2016 - Present

Professional Service

  • Navigating Post-Doctoral Career Placement, Research, and Professionalism 2020 - Present

    Role: Editorial Review Board Member
  • Journal of Counselor Preparation and Supervision 2020 - Present

    Role: Reviewer
  • Association for Creativity in Counseling 2015 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Military Behavioral Health Journal 2015 - Present

    Role: Reviewer, Journal Article
  • Chi Sigma Iota 2015 - Present

    Role: Reviewer

Public Service

  • American Counseling Association 2013 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Student Service Member Day 2016 - 2018

    Role: Other
  • SPECS, Inc. 2012 - 2017

    Role: Officer, Vice President
  • SPECS, Inc/College of Education 2015 - 2015

    Role: Program Organizer
  • Stock Our Shelves, Augusta Georgia 2015 - 2015