Mary H. Gresham

Mary GreshamInterim Dean

151 Shibles Hall
University of Maine
Orono, Maine 04469-5766

Bio: Mary H. Gresham is interim dean of the University of Maine College of Education and Human Development. Dr. Gresham has extensive experience in higher education as a senior leader, with significant expertise in developing, implementing, and fundraising for programs that provide academic support and access for nontraditional students. A psychotherapist by training, she has a strong background in building university-community partnerships and promoting multicultural programs.

Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology, 1992, University of Buffalo, State University of New York at Buffalo

Sample publications

  • Gresham, M.H. (2015). “Me, Myself and I: Bi-Racial Challenges and Mental Health.” In Collins, Catherine (Ed.), . Black Girls and Adolescents: Facing the Challenges, New York, Praeger. pp. 99 – 110. (Invited chapter)
  • Gresham, M.H. (2013). “Stone Soup Revisited: Policy Considerations for Public Education in the 21st Century.” Excelsior: Leadership in Teaching and Learning, 7(2), NYACTE. (Invited guest article), pp.1-15
  • Gresham, M.H. (2010). “New Wine in Old Bottles: Cutting a New Path in the Academy.” Forum on Public Policy Online, Summer 2009 edition (January 2010)