Derek Doucet

Associate Dean of Students for Student Activities & Orientation

 work(802) 443-3108
 McCullough 230

Derek has been at Middlebury since 2003, previously serving as the Director of Outdoor Programs and Club Sports for 12 years before his appointment as Associate Dean of Students for Student Activities and Orientation in 2016. He also serves as chair of the MiddView steering committee and is a member of the College’s Risk Committee. Derek’s professional and academic background are in experiential and outdoor education. He has worked for numerous college outdoor education programs in faculty, staff and consulting positions, is an Outward Bound instructor, and a professional member of the American Mountain Guides Association. Derek holds an M.A. in Adventure Education from Prescott College where his research focused on the role played by landscape and place in shaping educational experiences.