Carol Dietrich

Carol Dietrich

Title: Retired Dean, Educator
Company: DeVry University
Location: Worthington, Ohio, United States

Carol Dietrich, Retired Dean, Educator at DeVry University, has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Educators for dedication, achievements, and leadership in the field of higher education.

Inspired by her family and her own educational experience, Dr. Dietrich has pursued a career in education. She earned a Bachelor of Arts from Carnegie Mellon University in 1983 before matriculating at The Ohio State University where she earned a Master of Arts in 1985, a Doctor of Philosophy in 1993 and a Master of Education in 1994. Later on in her career, Dr. Dietrich earned a Master of Social Service in 2004 as well as a Master of Theological Studies from Trinity Lutheran Seminary in 2000. She worked at The Ohio State University from 1983 to 1988 before taking her talents to DeVry University, where she worked as a professor and dean of general education from 1996 to 1998. In addition to her main pursuits, Dr. Dietrich has served on the board of elections and as a voting location manager for Franklin County and has been both a donor and volunteer with The American National Red Cross.

A talented writer, Dr. Dietrich has contributed her poetry to the American Poetry Anthology, the College Poetry Review, “Scribe,” “Common Threads” and “Full Stop.” She has contributed to esteemed publications such as the Robert Frost Encyclopedia, Encyclopedia of American Race Riots and Mosaic: A Journal for the Interdisciplinary Study of Literature. Dr. Dietrich holds memberships with esteemed organizations such as the Modern Language Association of America, the National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE), Sigma Tau Delta, the College English Association; and Ohio Poetry Association, among others. In recognition of her success, Dr. Dietrich has been lauded with the Distinguished Professor award from the Ohio University Chapter of The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi and the James Schaaf Award in Church History. She has been presented the prestigious Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award and has been featured in multiple editions of Who’s Who in America, Who’s Who in American Education, Who’s Who in the Midwest and Who’s Who of American Women.

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