College of Education - Faculty & Staff
Faculty & Staff
Kara Ieva, Ph.D., Assistant Professor
Office: Herman D. James Hall 3072
Phone Number: 856-256-4500 x3827
About Kara Ieva, Ph.D.
Dr. Kara Ieva is an Assistant Professor in the Counseling in Educational Settings program at Rowan University. She received a B.A. in Spanish Secondary Education and M.Ed in Secondary Curriculum and Administration from Towson University, M.Ed in School Counseling from Loyola College in Baltimore, and her Ph.D in Counselor Education from the University of Central Florida. She is a former Spanish teacher and school counselor in both the middle and high school settings in Title I schools. Kara’s areas of research interest include counseling children and adolescent "at-risk" populations regarding college and career readiness, group counseling and leadership, and professional school counselor development. She currently teachers Introduction to Counseling in Educational Settings, Group Counseling, and Internship in Counseling in Educational Settings. Kara holds leadership positions for the Association of Specialists in Group Work (ASGW), New Jersey School Counselor Association (NJSCA), and the New Jersey Association for Counselor Educators and Supervision. Further, she is the principal investigator and project director for the Rowan University Aim High Science and Technology Academy (grant funded), that aids first generation and low-income college students access and preparation for post-secondary education.