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    George Wilson, MS

    Adjunct Instructor

    Picture of George Wilson, adjunct faculty member at Rosemont College.

    George Wilson is an Adjunct Professor in the Graduate Counseling Department.  He is currently completing his dissertation which explores school counselor educators’ experience addressing college and career readiness in school counseling graduate programs at Old Dominion University.  Prior to his career in academia he was a middle school teacher and school counselor.

    Contact Info


    Educational Background

    • Doctorate in Counselor Education and Supervision (CACREP)

      • Projected Graduation 2019 
        Old Dominion University
      • Dissertation: School Counselors Role in Underperforming vs. Typically Achieving Schools
    • MS, Counseling Services
      • Concentration: School Counseling
      • Villanova University, Villanova, PA
    • BA, Psychology
      • Chestnut Hill College
    • BS, Elementary Education
      • Chestnut Hill College

    Licenses and Certifications

    • Pennsylvania School Counselor License

    • Pennsylvania School Counselor Certification

    • Pennsylvania Elementary K-6 Teaching Certification

    Selected Publications

    • Havlik, S., Neason, E., Puckett, J., Rowley, P., & Wilson, G. (2017). “Do whatever you can to try to support that kid”: School counselors’ experiences addressing student homelessness. Professional School Counselor, 21(1), 47- 59.

    Selected Presentations

    • Burgess, M., Boulden, R., Smith-Durkin, S., & Wilson, G. (2018, March).  An empirical state of mind: Evidence–based practices in the supervision of future school counselors. Education session proposal submitted for the Evidence-Based School Counseling conference, New York, NY. 
    •  Wilson, G. (2018, February). The Role of the School Counselor in Underperforming VS. Typically Achieving Schools. Poster Presentation (VACES) annual conference, Lynchburg, VA.

    • Burgess, M. & Wilson, G. (2017, October). Transitioning From Graduate Student to School Counselor: Strategies for School Counselor Educators.  Poster Presentation (ACES) annual conference, Chicago, IL. 

    • Wilson, G. (2017, February). Teaching School Counselors to Incorporate Youth Interest and Culture to Build Rapport. Poster Presentation (VACES) annual conference, Norfolk, VA.