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Primary Emphasis Area: Higher Education Administration
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Research Interests
Continuous Quality Improvement in Education (both Higher Education and K-12)
Higher Education Administration
Publications (journal articles, books, book chapters)*

1. Pchenitchnaia, L., Cole, B., "A Framework of Essential Faculty Development for Teaching and Learning Centers in Research Extensive Universities," To Improve the Academy, Vol. 27, 2008. Diss

2. Kimball, J., Cole, B., Hobson, M., Watson, K., Stanley, C. “A Study of Women Engineering Students and Time to Completion of First Year Required Courses at Texas A&M University,” accepted for publication in the Journal of Women and Minorities in Engineering, Vol 14, No. 1, pp. 67-82, 2008. Diss

3. Cole, B., “A Systemic Approach to Building Institutional and Leadership Capacity,” Journal of the Chinese National Academy of Educational Administration, 2006, No. 1, January, 2006.

4. Akins, R. and Cole, B. “Science and Team Development,” INDECS Journal, Vol.4, No.1, June, 2006. *

5. Akins, R.B., Cole, B.R. (2005). Barriers to implementation of patient safety systems in healthcare institutions: Leadership and policy implications. The Journal of Patient Safety, Vol.1, No.1.

6. Akins, R. B., Tolson, H., & Cole, B. (2005). Stability of response characteristics of a Delphi panel: Application of bootstrap data expansion. BMC Medical Research Methodology, 5(1), 1-12. *

7. Harer, J. and Cole, B. (2005). The importance of the stakeholder in performance measurement: Critical processes and performance measures for assessing and improving academic library Services and Programs. College and Research Libraries, Vol.26, No.2.

8. Lincoln, Y., Cole, B., Wang, X., Yang, X. (2002). Context for higher education in China: An analysis of faculty issues. In D. Chapman and A. Austin (Eds.), Higher Education in the Developing World: Changing Contexts and Institutional Responses. Westport, CT: Greenwood Publishing Group, Inc.

9. Goldberg, J.S. and Cole, B.R. (2002). ,Qualitymanagement in education: Building excellence and equity in student performance. Quality Management Journal, 9(4). ROS

10. Lincoln, Y. S., Cole B.R., Wang, X. & Yang, X. (2002). The Context for Higher Education Reform in China: An Analysis of Faculty Issues. In David Chapman and Ann E. Austin (Eds)., Higher Education in the Developing World: Changing Contexts and Institutional Responses. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press.

* Publication was joint-authored with students
Diss Publication was from a dissertation
ROS Publication was from a record of study

College of Education and Human Development Grants and Contracts
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Courses Taught
Former Doctoral Students
Linda Windle (Spring, 1998), Ph.D.
Victor Frysinger (Spring, 1998), Ph.D.
Norma Perez (Summer, 1998), Ph.D.
Barry Nelson (Spring, 1999), Ph.D.
Daniel Byrom (Fall, 1999), Ph.D.
Jacqueline Sharon Goldberg (Spring, 2000), Ed.D.
Janet Paterson (Spring, 2000), Ph.D.
John Cook (Spring, 2000), Ph.D.
Suzanne Nuggett gold-Cunningham (Spring, 2000), Ed.D.
Zackie Coapland (Summer, 2000), Ph.D.
Suzanne Droleskey (Fall, 2000), Ph.D.
John Harer (Spring, 2001), Ph.D.
Robert Jones (Spring, 2001), Ph.D.
Samuel Oliver (Spring, 2001), Ph.D.
Marian Raikes Kirk (Summer, 2001), Ph.D.
Clarissa Schultz Potter (Fall, 2001), Ph.D.
George Randall Reedy (Fall, 2001), Ed.D.
Fidel Fernandez (Summer, 2002), Ph.D.
Daniel Holt (Spring, 2003), Ph.D.
James Joyce (Summer, 2003), Ph.D.
Kriss Hope Boyd (Spring, 2004), Ph.D.
Kathryn LeRoy (Summer, 2004), Ph.D.
Ralista Atkins (Summer, 2004), Ph.D.
Olivia Elmore (Spring, 2005), Ph.D.
Xiaobo Yang (Fall, 2005), Ph.D.
Thomas Clark (Fall, 2005), Ph.D.
Bonita Vinson (Spring, 2006), Ph.D.
Jorja Kimball (Spring, 2006), Ph.D.
Brandi Plunkett (Fall, 2006), Ph.D.
David Baca (Fall, 2006), Ph.D.
Douglas Monk (Fall, 2006), Ph.D.
Sandra Osters (Spring, 2007), Ph.D.
Larissa Pchenitchnaia (Spring, 2007), Ph.D.
Marsha Takao (Spring, 2007), Ph.D.
Ronald Brown (Summer, 2008), Ph.D.
Sharra Louise Durham Haynes (Spring, 2009), Ph.D.
Yan Zhang (Summer, 2009), Ph.D.
Sandra Brooks (Spring, 2010), Ph.D.
Sharon Lea Hogue (Summer, 2010), Ed.D.
Joe E. Robinson (Summer, 2010), Ph.D.
Peggy Holzweiss (Summer, 2010), Ph.D.
Laura Brown (Fall, 2011), Ph.D.
Sherryl Wine (Fall, 2011), Ph.D.
Grant Trexler (Fall, 2012), Ph.D.
Todd Sutherland (Summer, 2013), Ph.D.
Kristi Thaemlitz (Summer, 2013), Ph.D.
Brina Dickens (Spring, 2015), Ph.D.

(2007-2007). Distinguished Visiting Professor.  South China Normal University

(2005-2007). Outstanding Faculty Member.  SAAHE Cohort

(2003). Extraordinary Service Award.  College of Education and Human Development

(2002). Outstanding Educator Award.  College of Education and Human Development

(1994). Teaching.  AFS

(1979). Teaching.  AFS

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