Courteney Harris is the Assistant Dean for Career and Professional Development for the UNT Dallas College of Law. Prior to joining the Office of Career and Professional Development, Harris practiced law for 10 years. As an assistant attorney general she practiced child support enforcement. She also worked as a Tax Attorney for a Texas school district. Harris is a certified mediator and a member of the State Bar of Texas. Harris graduated from Xavier University of New Orleans with a B.A. in English. She earned her M.P.A. and J.D. from Texas Southern University.