Derek Murakami

Derek Murakami
GLASS Residence Director

GLASS Residence Director:

  • Goodrich
  • Lindgren House
  • ACCI (Ayers College of Commerce and Industry)
  • Sargent Hall
  • Slivka (College of Science and Engineering)

Derek Murakami joined the Residential Services team in July 2013, and currently serves as the Residence Director for GLASS. Born and raised in Southern California, Derek moved to Colorado to earn both his B.A. in Social Work and M.S. in Student Affairs in Higher Education at Colorado State University. Prior to Northwestern, Derek had three years of professional experience serving as a Resident Director at Western Washington University. He is excited for the opportunity to work with the students and other staff and faculty here at Northwestern University and is excited to meet new people!