Associate Dean Julie Coffman Doss

Julie Doss Associate Dean for External Relations, 2003
Phone: (806) 834-0753


Admitted to practice in Texas.

As Associate Dean for External Relations, Dean Doss coordinates Alumni Relations, Career Services, Communications, Development, and Special Events. Dean Doss previously served the law school as Assistant Dean for Career Services and as Director of Career Services. Her committee service has included the following: Admissions, Judicial Clerkship (Chair), Dean Search, Student Support Emergency Team (Chair), Presidential Management Fellows Selection, Career Services Center Student Committee, Strategic Planning, Liaison to Law School Visitors, Website, Student Services.

Before joining the law school, Dean Doss practiced law with the Lubbock firm of Nelson & Nelson. Her experience includes insurance defense, insurance coverage, banking and bankruptcy/creditor’s rights. While in law school, Dean Doss was a member of the Texas Tech Law Review, serving as a Staff Member and Articles Editor, and was a Regents Scholarship Recipient.

Dean Doss is licensed by the State Bar of Texas and admitted to practice in the Supreme Court of the United States, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas, and U.S. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces. Dean Doss serves on the State Bar of Texas Committees on Law Focused Education and Public Affairs. She is a member of the Association of Fundraising Professionals, Council for Advancement and Support of Education, and National Association for Legal Career Professionals. She served as a speaker at the 2009, 2010, 2011, and 2012 NALP Annual Education Conferences and has been a contributing writer to the NALP Bulletin. Dean Doss is an active volunteer and serves on several community and national boards.


B.B.A., Texas A&M University, 1995

J.D., Texas Tech University School of Law, 1999.