Brian Dietz currently serves as the Assistant Dean of Students and Director of Student Involvement & the Hicks Student Center at Kalamazoo College (MI). He earned a Masters degree in College Student Personnel from Bowling Green State University (OH) and has worked in the field of Student Affairs at institutions in Ohio, Virginia, Indiana, Pennsylvania, and Michigan.
Brian Dietz has been involved in the field of alcohol education and several alcohol abuse prevention initiatives on college campuses for the past 15 years. He has worked as a practitioner within the functional areas of residence life, late night programs, new student orientation, coalition building, peer education, student activities, and campus policy to address issues related to high-risk student alcohol use. Dietz has presented on the topic of college drinking at several state, regional, and national conferences, and has authored articles on the topic of high-risk drinking for the National Association of Campus Activities (NACA) and the Association of College Unions International (ACUI). Dietz also served as a Center Associate for the U.S. Department of Education’s Higher Education Center for Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse and Violence Prevention.
Involvements & Professional Affiliations
The Network, Regional Director for Indiana-Michigan-Ohio and Chair-Elect
Indiana Collegiate Action Network (ICAN) Steering Committee
Virginia College Alcohol Abuse Prevention Standards
Promising Practices for Campus Alcohol Strategies
Certified TIPS Instructor
Resources for alcohol prevention & education efforts
The U.S. Department of Education's Higher Education Center for Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse and Violence Prevention
A Call to Action: Changing the Culture of Drinking at U.S. Colleges
The Network Addressing Collegiate Alcohol and Other Drug Issues
Selected Articles & Publications