PHEL Distinguished Lecture Series

The Program in Higher Education Leadership (PHEL) holds distinguished lectures to further the field through professional development and research. The lecture series features tenured faculty members from universities throughout America and the world.

Photo of Aurora ChangSpring 2018 – Aurora Chang (Loyola University) – The Struggles of Identity, Agency, & Education in the Lives of Undocumented Students: The Burden of Hyperdocumentation

Photo of Laurel EspinosaPhoto of Eugene AndersonSpring 2015 Gordon Lippitt Lecture- Laurel Espinosa (American Council on Education)  & Eugene L. Anderson (Association of Public and Land-grant Universities) – Insights into the Federal Education Policy Landscape in 2018 and Beyond

Photo of Sara Goldrick-RabSpring 2017 – Sara Goldrick-Rab (Temple University) – Paying the Price: College Costs, Financial Aid, and the Betrayal of the American Dream

Photo of Linda SaxFall 2016 – Linda Sax (UCLA) – Diversity in Computer Science: Nationwide Trends and the BRAID Initiative

Photo of Liliana GarcesFall 2016 – Liliana Garces (Penn State University) – Beyond Declines in Student Body Diversity: Understanding the Influence of Prohibiting Race-Conscious Postsecondary Admissions Policies

Photo of Jeffrey SunSpring 2016 – Jeffrey Sun (University of Louisville) – Defining What is a “Reasonable” College Administrator: An Analysis Through Judicial Policy Making

Photo of Margaret SalleeFall 2015 - Margaret Sallee (SUNY Buffalo) – Faculty Fathers and the Gendered Academy

Photo of Marilla MorosiniFall 2015 – Marilia Morosini (PUCRS, Brazil) – Affirmative Action and the Expansion of Higher Education in Brazil

Photo of Sam MuseusPhoto of Kimberly GriffenSpring 2015 - Sam Museus (University of Denver)  & Kimberly Griffin (Univ. of Maryland, College Park) – Presentations and Moderated Discussion in Educational Access for Underrepresented and Diverse Communities.

Photo of Pamela EddyFall 2014 – Pamela Eddy (William & Mary) - Leading in a Changing World: A Multidimensional Model of Leadership.

Spring 2014 – Lenneal Henderson (University of Baltimore)

Photo of Vincent TintoFall 2013 - Vincent Tinto (Syracuse University) - Presented his extensive work regarding college student success and development.