Maggie Place
Maggie Place
Vice Dean for Student Success
Department: Dean's Office
Office: 215-204-6967
334C Annenberg Hall


Maggie is a scholar-practitioner in higher education with an interest in institutional effectiveness, strategic planning, and student success. Maggie joined Klein College in 2019. She previously worked in graduate and adult education at Alvernia University in Reading, PA, and Widener University in Chester, PA. Maggie was an Assistant Teaching Professor at Widener University, teaching both graduate and undergraduate courses in assessment of student learning, instructional psychology, adult learning, and civic engagement.

Maggie completed her BA in Psychology at the University of Richmond and her MS in Psychology at Villanova University. She earned a Doctor of Education (EdD) at Widener University in Higher Education Leadership with a concentration on academic leadership.

Maggie resides in South Philadelphia. Maggie serves on the board of the Spruce Foundation, and she is a member of the Philly POPS Festival Chorus.