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Christopher Moody

Assistant Vice President for Housing & Dining Programs
Housing and Dining Programs

  • Chris Moody has served as the Assistant Vice President of Housing and Dining Programs at American University in Washington, D.C. since February 2007. Previously, he was the Associate Director for Guest and Visitor Services from 2005-2007 and Assistant Director from 2004-2005. As Executive Director, Chris oversees students in on-campus residences, student meal plans and EagleBucks, as well as ID card operations for all university students, faculty and staff.
  • Degrees

    EdD (in progress) in Higher Education Administration, George Washington University, MA in College Student Development, Appalachian State University; BA in Psychology, Wake Forest University
  • Favorite Spot on Campus:

    Letts 6th Floor Sky Lounge

    Book Currently Reading:

    “Predictably Irrational” by Dan Ariely
  • OFFICE

  • Housing and Dining Programs
  • Anderson - 138
  • CONTACT INFO

  • (202) 885-3370
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Partnerships & Affiliations

  • American College Personnel Association (ACPA)

    Governing Board and Convention Team

  • National Association of Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA)

    Region II Advisory Board

  • Association of College and University Housing Officers - International

    Voting Delegate/Chief Housing Officer

Scholarly, Creative & Professional Activities

Honors, Awards, and Fellowships

Diamond Honoree Recipient - ACPA-College Student Educators International (2014)

Best in the Business Award  - AU Student Government (2011)

"Always an Eagle" Award - AU Student Government (2010)

Open Door Award - AU Student Government (2009)

University Staff Performance Award for Customer Focus – American University (2006)

National Housing Training Institute Participant and Scholarship Recipient - Association of College and University Housing Officers - International (2003)

New Professional of the Year - Southeast Association of Housing Officers (2002)

Advisor of the Year - University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (2001)

Outstanding New Professional Award - North Carolina Housing Officers (2000)

Professional Presentations

  • "Student Retention: Towards Improving Graduation Rates" - Keynote speaker - Caribbean Tertiary Level Personnel Association Conference (2013)
  • "The Globalization of Student Affairs" - ACPA-College Student Educators International Convention (2012)
  • "How I Met My Mentor" - ACPA-College Student Educators International Convention (2011)
  • "From Deposit to Diploma: Examining the Cost of Education" - ACPA-College Student Educators International Convention (2011)
  • The University Perspective: How to Foster Effective Working Relationships with Universities (keynote panelist) – National Apartment Association Student Housing Conference (2009)
  • Be the Change: Challenges of Mid-Managers in the Face of an Organization in Change - American College Personnel Association / National Association of Student Personnel Administrators (2007)
  • Intern Housing as a Revenue Source - Association of College Conference and Events Directors – International (2007)
  • Six Degrees of Separation: Mentoring Relationships in Student Affairs - American College Personnel Association (2003)
  • Bridging Training and Selection for Today’s College Students - American College Personnel Association (2002) Pre-Conference Workshop
  • The Young and the Clueless: Ethical and Political Decision Making - Southeast Association of Housing Officers (2000) Pre-Conference Workshop