Henry Meares

Assistant Dean for Recruitment, K-16 Relations, and Special Projects

Henry  Meares, School of Education

Henry Meares's expertise includes elementary and middle school curriculum and school administration, school planning and improvement strategies, school restructuring, and organizational change. He received his EdD from the University of Illinois.

Administrative Responsibilities

Meares develops and maintains partnerships and collaborations with various outside constituents, works with the dean on special projects involving K-12 schools, teachers, and students. He coordinates the school’s participation in the university’s Martin Luther King Day activities.




Research Affiliations


9/1/2012 - 2/28/2017 Detroit Schools-Higher Education Consortium (DS-HEC)
Granting Agency: Ford Foundation

11/1/2010 - 10/31/2011 Higher Education-DPS Consortium
Granting Agency: Ford Foundation

2/1/1999 - 1/1/2002 Ameritech: Teachers as Scholars
Granting Agency: University of Michigan


Room 1316
734.764.9567 hmeares@umich.edu