Kim Nehls, Ph.D.

Visiting Assistant Professor, Educational Psychology & Higher Education

Kim Nehls

Carlson Education Building (CEB) 313


Curriculum Vitae

Research Expertise: Philanthropy and volunteerism in colleges and universities, college student engagement, social media, leadership, and qualitative research methods

Dr. Kim Nehls has served as the Executive Director of the Association for the Study of Higher Education (ASHE) since 2008. ASHE is a scholarly, non-profit organization that is headquartered in the College of Education at UNLV. ASHE has 2000 members worldwide, a book series, a top-tier journal, and an annual research conference. Kim teaches classes for both the ed psych and higher ed programs within the department. Kim enjoys conducting research on fundraising for colleges and universities, as well as student engagement through social media. Kim regularly publishes and presents at conferences and workshops on topics related to her research.