EdD, Peabody College at Vanderbilt University
MSEd, University of Miami, School of Education
J.D., University of Miami, School of Law
B.B.A, University of Miami
Alexis Martinez, as associate dean of students, is responsible for oversight of academic advisement to current and future students, including guidance on course selection, scheduling and graduation requirements. She coordinates programming that supports student integration and involvement in the law school, as well as professional development and wellness. She also serves as liaison between students and other University departments, such as financial aid, disability services and the counseling center.
Prior to joining Georgia State University’s College of Law in 2018, Alexis served in a senior student affairs role at Nova Southeastern University, overseeing judicial affairs, disability services and student affairs for regional campuses. Dr. Martinez has been the Dean of Students at St. John’s University School of Law in Queens, NY and Elon University School of Law in Greensboro, NC. In both of those roles, she was responsible for academic matters, student discipline, orientation, disability services, financial advising, as well as student organization advisement and leadership development.
During the 2018 calendar year, she has served as the co-chair of the national committee on public policy and legislative issues for the Association of Student Conduct Administration. In January 2019, Alexis was elected to the Executive Committee of the Student Section for the Association of American Law Schools.
Alexis has a B.B.A, JD, and MsEd from the University of Miami, and a EdD from Peabody College at Vanderbilt University.