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Stein went to Nazareth Area High School in Brooklyn, New York and graduated in 1975. He received a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology in 1979 from State University of New York at Oneonta and a Master of Science in Counseling and Student Personnel Administration in 1982 from Long Island University. He later received a Master of Science in Educational psychology from the State University of New York at Albany in 1997.
After receiving his degree in educational psychology from SUNY, he became a Dean of Students at Sarah Lawrence College in Westchester County, New York from 1997 to 2000, at subsequently at Manhattanville College in Purchase, New York from 2000 to 2002.
In August 2002, Stein became Director of Success Programs at the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta, Georgia and was subsequently promoted to his current position of Dean of Students in March 2006 after serving as interim Dean of Students for six months after Gail DiSabatino's retirement.
While Dean of Students at Georgia Tech, he was accused of a lack of due process by students. This resulted in lawsuits that resulted in students who were accused of sexual misconduct being reinstated. He also presided over the petitions that accused the counseling center of not adequately being funded to meet student needs.
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