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University of Nebraska-Lincoln
University of Kansas
B.S. Ed.
University of Kansas


August 2007-October 2008. Dean-in-Residence & Director of International Outreach, Council of Graduate Schools, Washington, DC October 1991-September 2001. Co-owner and vice-president, Clark Publishing Co., Inc., Topeka, KS, a niche publisher of secondary textbooks in drama, journalism, communication, and debate. The company sold texts in all 50 states, Canada, and several foreign countries. It was sold to Perfection Learning Corporation, Des Moines, IA in 2001. January 1984-January 1987. Assistant to the Governor, State of Kansas. Duties included drafting speeches, assisting with press relations, and researching and writing on education issues, international trade, agricultural policy and state-federal issues.


Sheckels, T. F., Gutgold, N. D. & Carlin, D. B. (2012). Gender and the American presidency: Nine presidential women and the barriers they faced. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books.

Carlin, D. B. (2010). Internationalizing the scholarly experience of faculty, in Johnstone, B., d'Ambrosio, M., Yakoboski, P., eds. Higher education in a global society. (Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar). 148-161.

Schnoebelen, J., Carlin, D.B., Warner, B.R. (2009). Hillary Clinton and the entrapment of the First Lady title. In Sheckels, T., ed. Cracked but not shattered: Hillary Rodham Clinton's unsuccessful campaign for the presidency. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books.