Karri Holley is an associate professor of higher education at the University of Alabama. Her research interests include interdisciplinarity, graduate education, and qualitative inquiry. She has published in Educational Researcher, Higher Education, and Studies in Higher Education. Her monograph, Understanding Interdisciplinary Challenges and Opportunities in Higher Education, was recently published by Jossey-Bass (2009). Dr. Holley teaches courses in organizational theory, academic culture, and qualitative research methods.