President’s Cabinet
Reed Mueller, Ph.D.
Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of the Faculty

Doctor of Philosophy, Clinical Psychology, Brigham Young University
Medical Psychology Residence, Oregon Health and Sciences University
B.A., Pacific Christian College

Dr. Mueller brings a depth of experience in higher education program leadership, teaching and faculty supervision as professor and chair of the Department of Psychology at Concordia University Portland (’12-’20), as well as on the psychology faculty at Northwestern College Iowa (’21/’22) and at Bushnell (’20/’21). His consulting and research as Vice President and co-owner of Pacific Research & Evaluation in Portland (’99-’13) aids the success of the University and its students, staff, and faculty, as will his service as Lead Pastor of Columbia Ridge Community Church in Troutdale, OR (’99-’13).

He graduated with a B.A. in Psychology and Biblical Studies from our sister institution, Hope International University (Pacific Christian College) and holds a Ph.D. In Clinical Psychology from Brigham Young.  He completed post-doctoral training at Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) in Medical Psychology, serving as Chief Resident (’96-’98) and has produced both basic and applied research works.

Reed is married to Dr. Erin Mueller, who serves as a psychology faculty member at Bushnell. Together they are the proud parents of a son and daughter who are both currently college students.