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Rebecca L Neilson

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Last Updated: February 12, 2020
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Education

Education

    • 2000 MS in Human Resource Management
      2000
    • 2000 MS in Human Resource Management
      The University of Texas at Arlington, 2000
    • 1979 BS in Personnel Administration
      Nicholls State University, 1979

Appointments

Appointments

    • June 2008 to Present Director of Graduate Business Services and Goolsby Leadership Academy Assistant Director and Lecturer
      University of Texas at Arlington
      Assist prospective students with the admission process. Conduct New Student Orientation, monitor graduate enrollment, approval authority for petitions and class roll adjustments. Responsible for administrative oversight of students’ records and ensuring records are correct for conferral of degrees. Work with nine Advisors on administration of their programs. Assist in the recruitment and admission of students. Assist with the management of the Academy. Teach the first leadership class in the Goolsby Leadership Academy which focuses on communication (oral and written), teamwork and ethics.
    • Aug 2004 to May 2008 Lecturer and Graduate Advisor for the MS in Human Resource Management Program
      University of Texas, Arlington
      Teach undergraduate courses on Human Resource Management, Organizational Behavior and Leadership. Recruit, admit and advise graduate students on their programs degree requirements.

Memberships

    • 2007 to Present MidCities Human Resource Management Association
      Various
    • 1998 to Present Society for Human Resource Management
    • Jan 2016 to Dec 2017 Texas State SHRM
      Director of College Relations
      It is the state SHRM organization that governs the local SHRM chapters.

Courses

      • LSHP 4311-001 LEADER AS COMMUNICATOR
        (Course Id: 101204)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • LSHP 4311-001 LEADER AS COMMUNICATOR
        (Course Id: 101204)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • LSHP 4314-001 LEADERSHIP IN CONTEXT
        (Course Id: 101207)
        Summer - Summer Intersession - 2017
      • LSHP 4311-001 LEADER AS COMMUNICATOR
        (Course Id: 101204)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • LSHP 4314-001 LEADERSHIP IN CONTEXT
        (Course Id: 101207)
        Summer - Summer Intersession - 2016
      • LSHP 4311-001 LEADER AS COMMUNICATOR
        (Course Id: 101204)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • BHNR 4394-001 HONORS THESIS/SENIOR PROJECT
        (Course Id: 101012)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • LSHP 4311-001 LEADER AS COMMUNICATOR
        (Course Id: 101204)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • LSHP 4311-001 LEADER AS COMMUNICATOR
        (Course Id: 101204)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • LSHP 4311-001 LEADER AS COMMUNICATOR
        (Course Id: 101204)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • HONR-BU 4394-001 HONORS THESIS
        (Course Id: 103871)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • LSHP 4311-001 LEADER AS COMMUNICATOR
        (Course Id: 101204)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • LSHP 4311-001 LEADER AS COMMUNICATOR
        (Course Id: 101204)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • LSHP 4311-001 LEADER AS COMMUNICATOR
        (Course Id: 101204)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010

Service to the University

    • 2007 to  Present Committee Member
      Veteran's Connection Committee
    • Past to  Apr 2015 Guest Speaker
      National Society of Leadership and Success induction ceremony
    • Past to  May 2010 Guest Speaker
      ROTC Commissioning Ceremony

Service to the Community

Service to the Community

    • Jan 2015 to  Dec 2017
      (Classification: Applied or Integration/Application Scholarship)
      Board Member (Arlington, TX, USA)
      MidCitiies HR Association
      Worked with Student SHRM groups in the DFW area to assist with speakers, scholarships and the promotion of the HR profession.
    • Jan 2015 to  Dec 2017
      (Classification: Applied or Integration/Application Scholarship)
      Board Member (Arlington, TX, USA)
      TX State SHRM
      Worked with College Relations Directors across the state to assist with the promotion of the HR profession.