Associate Dean for Undergraduate Education and Associate Professor Chapman University
Michelle Samura is Associate Professor of Education and Associate Dean in the
Attallah College of Educational Studies at Chapman University.
She also is the
founding Co-Director of the Collaborate Initiative and principal investigator
of the Architecture of Belonging project. Dr. Samura conducts research,
publishes, and speaks on the relationship between space and belonging. Her work
has a wide range of theoretical and pragmatic implications, such as offering an
unconventional, user-informed approach to examine and address campus and
workplace climate issues; re-conceptualizing campus and classroom designs; and
enhancing belonging in education settings, workplace settings, and community
Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Michelle.