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Faculty Research Interests

 Ph.D. Faculty Research Interests

Frim Ampaw
Research Focus: 
Higher Education Policy and Finance, Student Retention
A Selected Publication:
Research Focus:
International education and intercultural competencies, student affairs and higher education, ethics and professional standards
A Selected Publication:

Benjamin Jankens
Research Focus:
Educational reform & Policy Issues in the K-12 setting
A Selected Publication:
Matthew Johnson
Research Focus:
Leadership, Civic Engagement, Diversity
A Selected Publication:
Johnson, M. R., & Woodard, J. (In Press). The role of civic engagement and diversity in undergraduate introduction to leadership courses. Journal of Leadership Education.

Dan Kaczynski
Research Focus:
Leadership, K-12 & Higher Education Policy, International Education Policy, International Education, Curriculum Design, Professional Development
A Selected Publication:
Barbara Klocko
Research Focus:
Leadership, K-12 Issues, Leadership Workload, Teacher Leadership, Early Childhood 
A Selected Publication:
Sarah Marshall
Research Focus:
Women in higher education, developing undergraduate leaders and new student affairs professionals, and engaging students and enhancing learning via interactive activities to reinforce learning
A Selected Publication:
Gina Umpstead
Research Focus:
K-12 Educational Law and Policy Issues
A Selected Publication: 
Umpstead, R., Pogodzinski, B. & Lund, D. (2013). An analysis of state teacher evaluation laws enacted in response to the federal Race to the Top initiative. West's Education Law Reporter, 286, 795-819.​

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