Reuban Rodriguez, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Counseling and Special Education

Reuban Rodriguez, Ph.D.


An affiliate faculty member for the School of Education’s Department of Counseling and Special Education, Dr. Rodriguez has served as the associate vice provost and dean of the Division of Student Affairs at VCU since 2004. In that capacity, he serves as an advocate for all VCU students. He supervises numerous units that impact student life, including the Office of Multicultural Student Affairs, Military Student Services, Student Accessibility and Educational Opportunity, and the Office of Student Conduct and Academic Integrity.

He received his Bachelor of Arts in English from Emory University, his Master of Science in urban studies at Georgia State University, and his Doctor of Education in educational leadership from the University of Central Florida.

For the past 37 years, he has served in a variety of capacities in higher education. He is a member of Phi Kappa Phi, a faculty adviser for Omicron Delta Kappa at VCU and has served as president of the Virginia Association of Student Personnel Administrators.

Rodriguez is a native New Orleanian and enjoys spending time with his family and reading.

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