Abbey Shiban

Abbey Shiban

Title: Assistant Director (Business Administration & Undecided Business Students)
Department: Undergraduate Programs
Office: CBA 260
Phone: (330) 972-7042

Summary of Duties:

  • Advises students regarding their academic, career, and personal goals. Assists the Director with the coordination of office operations, work activities, and the data collection and analysis of enrollment and retention initiatives.


  • Ph.D. in Urban Education (in progress), Leadership and Lifelong Learning specialty – expected graduation May 2013, Cleveland State University
  • Master of Arts in Counseling, College Student Personnel emphasis – April 2001, Eastern Michigan University
  • Bachelor of Arts, Psychology – May 1999, The University of Toledo

Academic Experience:

  • Cleveland State University, Office of the Vice Provost for Academic Planning (2011-2012)
  • Cleveland State University, Manager, Orientation and Family Services (2007-2011)
  • Cleveland State University, Coordinator, Orientation and New Student Programming (2003-2007) 
  • Eastern Michigan University, Program Coordinator for New Student Orientation (2002-2003)
  • Lithuania Christian College, Director of Leadership, Service and Orientation (2001-2002) 


  • Spending time with family and friends, travelling.    

Professional Organization:

  • American Association for Adult and Continuing Education (AAACE)