Stacey McCorison is responsible for the administration and oversight of all operational aspects for the twelve medical education departments. This includes finance and budgeting, human resources, direct oversight of financial aid, registrar, medical education IT areas, and Gross Anatomy and Anatomical Gifts, as well as space management for the Trent Semans Center and other educational spaces.
McCorison has held various positions on regional and national groups on financial aid, student services, student affairs, and student IT platforms. She’s served on National Association of Student Financial Assistance committees for Research, Need Analysis, Access and Choice, Graduate and Professional Student Issues, and the Editorial Board for the Student Aid Transcript. She also served as the track chair for Financial Aid for the national PeopleSoft Higher Education Industry User Group conferences and was a member of the PeopleSoft Financial Aid Product Advisory Group. Recently she has served on a national level for Association of American Colleges’ Holistic Admissions process, Chair of the Committee on Student Financial Aid and Chair for the Southern Group of Student Affairs. A past presenter at many national professional meetings, her expertise has broadened to include not only financial aid management, and registrar management issues but medical education financing models as well.
McCorison holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from Anna Maria College and a Master’s degree in Business Administration from Duke’s Fuqua School of Business. Prior to joining the School of Medicine as Director of Financial Aid in 1996, she was the senior associate director of Undergraduate Financial Aid at Duke. She became registrar of the medical school in 2000. In 2004, she was named Assistant Dean and Associate Dean in 2006.