Loyola University Chicago

School of Education

Faculty and Staff Directory

Morrison, Diane

Title/s: Clinical Assistant Professor;
Executive Director of Center for School Evaluation, Intervention and Training (CSEIT)

Specialty Area: Principal Preparation; Initial Teacher Preparation

Office #: Lewis Towers 1035, WTC

Phone: 312.915.6202

E-mail: dmorri@luc.edu

CV Link: Morrison CV


Dr. Diane Morrison received her Bachelor of Arts in Education from Ohio State University, her Masters of Arts in School Psychology from Illinois State University, and her Doctorate of Education from Loyola University-Chicago. Dr. Morrison started her career in school psychology with the LaGrange Area Department of Special Education in LaGrange, Illinois. She retired as the Director of Support Services for the Northern Suburban Special Education District in Highland Park, Illinois where she coordinated and supervised the direct services staff. She was also responsible for coordinating the district’s Flexible Service Delivery/Problem Solving and Response to Intervention initiatives.

Currently, Dr. Morrison is on the faculty of Loyola University – Chicago, Department of Education and is Executive Director of the Center for School Evaluation, Intervention and Training. She also serves as a consultant for numerous school districts and cooperatives across Illinois. She serves on several committees for the National Association of School Psychologists including the Blueprint Committee that recently published its third edition of School Psychology: A Blueprint for Training and Practice.


Ed.D., Loyola University Chicago, Chicago, IL

Program Areas

  • School Psychology 

Research Interests

  • Response to Intervention/Multi-Tiered System of Supports (MTSS) 
  • Leadership

Professional & Community Affiliations

  • Consulting with numerous school districts across Illinois in the implementation of Multi-Tiered System of Supports (MTSS)

Courses Taught

  • CIEP 462  Seminar in Professional School Psychology
  • CIEP 477  Principal Preparation: Academic Assessment &
  • CIEP 477 Academic Assessment & Intervention