Sejal Parikh Foxx

Sejal Parikh Foxx

Department Chair


Dr. Foxx is a Professor and Counseling Department Chair. She is also the Director of the Urban School Counseling Collaborative. She has experience as an elementary and high school counselor. She is co-author of School Counseling in the 21st Century, 6th ed. In 2015, she received the Counselor Educator of the Year Award from the North Carolina School Counselors Association. She teaches both doctoral and master’s level courses and her special areas of interest are school counseling, multicultural and social justice, urban education, and creating equity and access to college and career readiness. She has been successful working with interdisciplinary teams to obtain over $5 million dollars in grant funding from the Department of Education and National Science Foundation.


Doctor of Philosophy – University of North Carolina at Charlotte-Counseling
Master of Education – University of North Florida-Counselor Education
Bachelor of Arts – University of North Florida-Psychology

Area(s) of Interest and Research

School Counseling
Urban Education
College and Career Readiness

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