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Primary Emphasis Area: K-12 Administration
Area(s) of Emphasis
Public School Administration
Research Interests
The Learning School
Publications (journal articles, books, book chapters)*

1. Torres, M.S., Zellner, L., & Erlandson, D. (2008). Administrator Perceptions of School Improvement Policies within a High Impact Policy Setting. International Journal of Education Policy and Leadership. Vol. 3, No. 7, 1-15.

2. Bloom, C.M., & Erlandson, D.A. (2003). African American women principals in urban schools: Realities, (re)constructions, and resolutions. Educational Administration Quarterly, XXXIX (3), 339-369. *

3. Knight, S.L. & Erlandson, D.A. (2003). Harnessing complexity: A framework for analyzing school reform. Planning and Changing, 34(3 &4), 178-196.

4. Bloom, C.M., & Erlandson, D.A. (2003). Three voices in portraiture: Actor, artist, and audience. Qualitative Inquiry, 9 (6). ROS

5. Zellner, L.J., & Erlandson, D.A., (2002). "Leaders for Our Schools: Reshaping School Leadership Preparation for the Recruitment and Retention of Principals" in Kochan, F., The Organizational and Human Dimensions of Successful Mentoring: Programs and Relationships, pp. 153-167. Greenwich, CT: Information Age Publishers.

6. Zellner, L., & Erlandson, D. (2002). Mentoring leaders: Some reflections on the experience. In The Organizational and Human Dimensions of Successful Mentoring Programs and Relationships. Francis K. Kochan, Ed., pp. 153-168. Greenwich, Conn.: Information Age Pub.

7. Gideon, B.H. & Erlandson, D.A.. (2001). Here's what happens when a principal says, "I want you to come up with the idea". Journal of Staff Development, 27 (4), 14-17.

8. Erlandson, D.A. & Wilson, A.P. (2001). School Leadership Library. Larchmont, NY: Eye on Education.

9. Zellner L., Skrla,L., and Erlandson, D.A. ( 2001). "The art of mentoring principals." Connections: NASSP Journal of Secondary & Higher Education, 3, 2-7.

10. Skrla, L., Erlandson, D.A., Reed, E.M. & Wilson, A.P. (2001). The Emerging Principalship. Larchmont, NY: Eye On Education, Publishers, 2001.

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* 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
No current grants/contracts
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Courses Taught
Former Doctoral Students
Margaret Jean Gordon (Spring, 1998), Ed.D.
Zhong Yi Yuan (Fall, 1998), Ph.D.
Eileen mary Reed (Fall, 1998), Ed.D.
Luana Zellner (Fall, 1998), Ph.D.
Kelly Isbell (Fall, 1999), Ph.D.
Deborah Jinkins (Fall, 1999), Ph.D.
Sherry Anne Griffin (Spring, 2000), Ed.D.
Debra Hill McKinney (Spring, 2000), Ed.D.
Deborah Gray Sullivan (Summer, 2000), Ed.D.
Carmalita McCallum (Fall, 2000), Ph.D.
Barbara Hand Gideon (Fall, 2000), Ed.D.
Dianne Reed (Fall, 2000), Ed.D.
Patricia McNamara (Spring, 2001), EdD
Deirdre D. Fields (Spring, 2001), Ed.D.
Collette Bloom (Spring, 2001), Ed.D.
Darlene Westbrook (Spring, 2001), Ed.D.
Larry Lewis (Spring, 2001), Ph.D.
Cynthia Denise Thompson Barrett (Summer, 2001), Ph.D.
Terrence Maurice Eaton (Spring, 2002), Ph.D.
Sharon Lee Doughty (Summer, 2002), Ed.D.
Ana Lilly Guerra (Fall, 2002), Ph.D.
Ernestina Reyna Ortiz (Fall, 2002), Ph.D.
Brenda Berry (Spring, 2004), Ph.D.
Walter Yeager (Spring, 2004), Ph.D.
Carl Dethloff (Fall, 2005), Ph.D.
David Hook (Spring, 2006), Ph.D.
Carrie Marz (Spring, 2006), Ph.D.
Betty Sanders (Summer, 2006), Ph.D.
Editorial Positions

Editorial Board Member (1997 - 2001). NASSP Journal of Secondary and Higher Education

Co-Editor (1996 - 2005). School Leadership Library


(2001). Outstanding Teaching Award.  Dean's Roundtable

(1998). Distinguished Alumni Award.  University of Alumni

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