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Hinrich Eylers, Ph.D.

Dr. Hinrich Eylers is the Vice Provost for the College of Doctoral Studies, which offers the University’s doctoral programs across all academic disciplines. His career spans over 20 years in business, academia and the sciences. Dr. Eylers’ emphasis is on providing quality professional doctoral programs, expanding the program portfolio, increasing student retention and promoting and enabling innovative research and scholarship on behalf of the entire University. At the University, Dr. Eylers held a number of additional leadership roles including Associate Provost and Dean of the College of Natural Sciences. Before joining University, he spent 15 years in leadership roles in environmental engineering consulting, sustainability consulting, teaching and business and technology program management. Dr. Eylers earned a University Diploma in Applied Physics from the Technical University in Munich, Germany, before attending the California Institute of Technology where he received both a Masters and Ph.D. in Environmental Engineering Sciences. He also holds an MBA from the Keller Graduate School of Management and was amongst the first to be licensed as a professional environmental engineer in the State of Arizona.

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Scholarship & Research



Journal of Leadership Studies-Symposium Piece-Relational Leadership: Perspectives of Key Constructs on Diversity, Inclusion, and Social Equity in Higher Education

Psychology Today
Blog Posts Published


American Psychological Association Conference-Utilizing Clinical Hypnotherapeutic Intervention with CBT to Treat Pandemic-Aug. 13-2021 Symptomology

ILA Conference Geneva Switzerland 2021
Presenter -Topic-"The Stress Arc in Leadership and 3 Powerful Disciplines for Mitigating Major Stress Impacts in a New Era"-Upcoming
Presenter -Topic-“Improving Higher Education’s Role in Diversity and Social Equity through Relational Leadership in the New Era”-Upcoming
Presenter-Topic-"Healthcare Leadership-Using Virtuous Leadership in Chaos to Reimagine Beneficial Practices of Employee Cognitive Psychology"-Upcoming
2021-Knowledge Without Boundaries National Summit-College of Doctoral Studies Research Conference-University of Phoenix-Panel Discussion-"Exploring Emergent Trends in Leadership and Education"-Based on published symposia article from the Journal of Leadership Studies-


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College of Doctoral Studies