Dr. Michael Mueller

Senior Data Analyst, Office of Institutional Research, Effectiveness, & Assessment & ASAP

Each step is moving, moving me up. Every step is moving me up. This is how we walk on the moon. One tiny, tiny, tiny move.

Arthur Russell


301 Sparkman Drive
Student Services Building
Room 204F 
Huntsville, AL 35899
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Life-defining moments in higher education

  • I found out the hard way that I was in the wrong major. I ended up switching to Psychology and fell in love with laboratory research involving student learning and memory.
  • Having faculty that were involved in developing my skills as a critical thinker and researcher. Further, they helped me understand the value of a liberal arts education is to learn how to think and what things are worth spending my attention on.
  • Having friends throughout undergraduate and graduate school that supported me, helped me grow, and challenged me.
  • Publishing my first paper and completing my doctorate.

While in college, I experienced

  • Transferring from another college
  • Changing majors multiple times
  • Working on campus and in a laboratory

Interests and Hobbies

  • Video Games
  • Indie Music
  • Hiking and Biking
  • Board Games

Educational Background

  • BA in Psychology, University of Alabama in Huntsville
  • PhD in Experimental Psychology specializing in Metacognition and Memory, Kent State University