Professor Violeta Murrieta

Violeta Murrieta


Full-Time Faculty


Professor Murrieta is a doctoral candidate in Counselor Education and Supervision at Oregon State University. Her research and professional interests include advocacy and counseling undocumented populations, DACAmented students, first-generation students, multicultural counseling and social justice, as well as school counselor education and bilingual counseling. Professor Murrieta is credentialed as a school counselor in Nevada and California.

Research Areas

  • Undocumented students
  • Social justice advocacy
  • Multicultural and bilingual counseling


  • Oregon State University, PhD in progress
  • University of Nevada Las Vegas, MEd in School Counseling
  • California State University of Los Angeles, Bachelor of Arts

Prior Experience

  • K-12 School Counselor