As Assistant Dean for the College of Business, Graduate Programs Office, Ben Dearman oversees master’s student admission, academic advising, and daily operations. Other positions held at UNT include Director of Graduate Admission and Student Services at the Toulouse Graduate School and Associate Registrar for Records and Graduation. Dearman also worked at The University of Texas at Austin, Moody College of Communication, as an Academic Counselor.
Dearman resides in Denton with his wife, Christina. Christina holds a M.Ed. and Ph.D. from UNT. Together Ben and Christina have two children. Their daughter Elly attended UT Austin and is a reporter for the Corpus Christi Caller Times. Son, Harry, studies double bass performance at UNT’s College of Music.
Dearman holds a B.F.A. from the University of North Texas and M.Ed. from The University of Texas at Austin.