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Hendricks, Shelton


Dr. Shelton Hendricks was faculty at the University of Nebraska at Omaha from 1969 until 2007. He established the first doctoral program at UNO, the Ph.D. in Psychology, which began as a joint program with UNL. He passed away on August 22, 2016.

"Dr. Hendricks earned his Bachelor of Science, Master of Science, and Doctor of Philosophy from Tulane University. He accepted his first appointment as Assistant Professor of Psychology at the University of Nebraska at Omaha in 1969 and was promoted to professor in 1976. He also served as Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Nebraska Medical Center.

"Dr Hendricks was Dean of the College of Arts & Sciences from 2001 to 2007. He served as Chair of the Department of Psychology from 1976 to 1980, President of the Faculty Senate from 1997-1999, and Dean of Graduate Studies and Associate Vice Chancellor for Research for UNO from 2000-2001."

Source: "Dr. Shelton Hendricks." University of Nebraska Omaha College of Arts & Sciences website. August 2016.

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Committees--Committee for Gay and Lesbian Issues, 1998, November 2, 1998

Identifier: UNO0005_0002
Scope and Contents Two email messages. The first is organizing a committee meeting among University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) faculty and staff to discuss LGBTQIA+ issues and topics that relate to the university such as partner benefits, diversity, and discrimination. The second message is a memo to add the matter to an upcoming Executive Cabinet meeting, presumably of the UNO Faculty Senate. These printouts of emails were removed from an unidentified UNO Faculty Senate agenda (attachment 20).

Shelton Hendricks Papers

Identifier: UNO-0238
Content Description This collection includes reprints of a wide variety of Shelton Hendricks scholarly publications, plaques and framed awards, Hendricks M.S. thesis & Ph.D. dissertation, bound dissertations completed by Hendricks students, commencement programs from UNO and Tulane University, and a selection of documents generated during Hendricks student years at Tulane.