Dr. Keith Edwards, PhD    

Keith helps individuals, organizations, and communities to realize their fullest potential. Over the past 20 years Keith has spoken and consulted at more than 200 colleges and universities, presented more than 200 programs at national conferences, and written more than 20 articles or book chapters on sexual violence prevention, men’s identity, curricular approaches, and social justice education. Keith has three times chaired and regularly serves as a faculty member for ACPA’s Institute on the Curricular Approach. He has facilitated or co-facilitated workshops with more than 80 different campuses on designing and implementing an intentional student learning focused approach in student affairs. He is the co-author of the book The Curricular Approach in Student Affairs and the article Shifting to Curricular Approaches to Learning Beyond the Classroom. His research, writing, and speaking has received national awards and recognition including ACPA Dissertation of the Year and ACPA Diamond Honoree. Keith also co-edited the book Addressing Sexual Violence in Higher Education. His TEDx Talk on preventing sexual violence has been viewed around the world. He is co-host of Student Affairs NOW, the premier podcast for student affairs.


Keith was previously the Director of Campus Life at Macalester College in St. Paul, MN for 8 years. He also taught graduate courses on diversity and social justice in higher education for 8 years as an affiliate faculty member at the University of St. Thomas.