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Celeste D Alexander

Celeste D Alexander

Research Associate and Lecturer, Department of Educational Leadership and Policy
+1 512 471 4528, celeste.alexander@austin.utexas.edu

Cassandre G Alvarado

Cassandre G Alvarado

Executive Director, College of Education
+1 512 232 3997, cassandre.alvarado@austin.utexas.edu

Focuses research on student success and graduation initiatives, including innovative college readiness assignments, student success programs and understanding the completion agenda.

Mike M Bohlig

Mike M Bohlig

Senior Research Associate, Center for Community College Student Engagement
+1 512 232 6456, bohlig@cccse.org

As Assistant Director of Research at CCCSE, Bohlig's research interests center on student success at community colleges and the effects of enrollment status and developmental education on persistence and completion.

Beth E Bukoski

Beth E Bukoski

Assistant Professor of Practice, Department of Educational Leadership and Policy
+1 512 232 4419, bb@austin.utexas.edu

Focuses on issues that affect underrepresented students and faculty related to identity intersectionality and performativity, particularly critical theories and constructs of gender, sexuality, race, and class.

Rebecca M Callahan

Rebecca M Callahan

Associate Professor, Department of Educational Leadership and Policy
+1 512 471 8347, callahan@prc.utexas.edu

Research interests include immigrant bilinguals' transition from adolescence to young adulthood, as well as their associated educational processes.

Debra  Cantu

Debra Cantu

UT Austin Principalship Program Assistant Professor of Practice, Department of Educational Leadership and Policy
+1 512 471 6137, debra.cantu@austin.utexas.edu

Coordinates learning objectives, knowledge development, and practical experiences through internships that contribute to a cohesive, high quality education in administration.

Norma V Cantu

Norma V Cantu

Ken McIntyre Professor for Excellence in School Leadership, Department of Educational Leadership and Policy
+1 512 232 7111, +1 512 475 8593, metrocan2@aol.com

With a background as assistant secretary of education for Civil Rights in the Clinton Administration, she teaches topics in civil rights and the intersection of law and policy in education.

Joshua  Childs

Joshua Childs

Assistant Professor, Department of Educational Leadership and Policy
joshuachilds@austin.utexas.edu

Examines collaborative approaches involving community organizations and stakeholders that improve academic achievement and reduce opportunity gaps for students.

Jennifer P Cullinane Hege

Jennifer P Cullinane Hege

Assistant Professor of Practice, Department of Educational Leadership and Policy
jenna.cullinane@gmail.com

With her team, leverages the state's vast data resources to inform higher education policy and improve student success and educational equity in Texas.

David E DeMatthews

David E DeMatthews

Associate Professor, Department of Educational Leadership and Policy
+1 512 232 2413, ddematthews@austin.utexas.edu

Focuses on urban school and district leadership, inclusive practices for students with disabilities, and school improvement with an emphasis on addressing inequities in classrooms, schools, and communities.

Liliana M Garces

Liliana M Garces

Associate Professor, Department of Educational Leadership and Policy
liliana_garces@utexas.edu

Studies educational inequality, higher education equity and access policies for underrepresented populations, use and influence of research in Supreme Court cases.

Linda L Garcia

Linda L Garcia

Assistant Director, Center for Community College Student Engagement
+1 512 232 8428, linda.garcia@cccse.org

Oversees the Center's community college relations and serves as a point of contact for state leaders, funders and national higher education organizations.

Douglas C Garrard

Douglas C Garrard

Assistant Professor of Practice, Department of Educational Leadership and Policy
+1 512 232 2850, +1 512 471 5017, garrardd@austin.utexas.edu

Serves as Associate Vice President for Campus Life and Senior Associate Dean of Students, and teaches courses related to on-campus culture in higher education.

Matt S Giani

Matt S Giani

Director of Research and Data Science, Office of Strategy and Policy
+1 512 232 6809, matt.giani@austin.utexas.edu

Juan C Gonzales

Juan C Gonzales

Professor of Practice, Department of Educational Leadership and Policy
+1 512 475 8585, jgonzalez@austin.utexas.edu

Dr. Juan C. Gonzalez is Clinical Professor in the College of Education within the Program in Higher Education Leadership (PHEL). His expertise in student affairs leadership and administration, improving the college student experience, and expanding access to higher education for first-generation college students. Dr. Gonzalez served as the Vice Chancellor-Student Affairs at UC San Diego from 2014 till the end of 2017. González has served as vice president for Student Affairs at a number of prestigious universities spanning a 25-year period. Prior to his tenure at UC San Diego, he held the vice president position at the University of Texas at Austin. Prior to that, he served as Vice President for Student Affairs at Arizona State University; Georgetown University; California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo; and California State University, San Bernardino.

Terrance L Green

Terrance L Green

Assistant Professor, Department of Educational Leadership and Policy
tgreen@austin.utexas.edu

Examines principals and school-community engagement/community development, and issues of educational equity and opportunity.

Jennifer J Holme

Jennifer J Holme

Associate Professor, Department of Educational Leadership and Policy
jholme@austin.utexas.edu

Focuses on the politics and implementation of educational policy with an emphasis on school reform, equity and diversity in schools.

Huriya  Jabbar

Huriya Jabbar

Assistant Professor, Department of Educational Leadership and Policy
jabbar@austin.utexas.edu

Examines the social and political dimensions of market-based reforms and privatization in education, including school choice and decision-making in K-12 and higher education contexts.

Sharon H Justice

Assistant Professor of Practice, Department of Educational Leadership and Policy
+1 512 471 7551, dsshj@austin.utexas.edu

Manuel J Justiz

Manuel J Justiz

Professor, Department of Educational Leadership and Policy
+1 512 232 1695, mjustiz@austin.utexas.edu

Bringing the experience of 28 years as dean of the College of Education, Justiz shares his expertise in topics of public policy, the politics of education, and providing equal access for minorities in education.

Marilyn C Kameen

Marilyn C Kameen

Professor, Department of Educational Leadership and Policy
+1 512 232 1695, +1 512 232 1696, mkameen@austin.utexas.edu

Interests include academic administration, faculty in higher education, and college student development with research on college teaching and minorities in higher education.

Harrison  Keller

Harrison Keller

Deputy to the President for Strategy and Policy
+1 512 232 8277, harrison.keller@austin.utexas.edu

Drives achievement of the president's strategic vision by coordinating long-range planning, policy development, and strategic implementation among academic and administrative units, and for organizing and overseeing strategic initiatives related to inter-institutional partnerships.

Mylon  Kirksy

Mylon Kirksy

Director - Residence Life, University Housing and Dining
+1 512 471 6177, m.kirksy@austin.utexas.edu

Teaches courses that examine the intersectionality of culture, organizations, and systems of privilege, power, and difference in higher education.

Edward J Leach

Edward J Leach

Executive Director, National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development
+1 512 471 1430, leach@austin.utexas.edu

Executive Director of the National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development, a consortium of community and technical colleges that share a philosophical commitment to support excellence in teaching, learning, and leadership.

Coral M Noonan

Coral M Noonan

Assistant Professor of Practice, Department of Educational Leadership and Policy
+1 512 232 8430, noonan@cccse.org

Serves as Program Manager of Special Projects for the Center for Community College Student Engagement, teaches courses focused on community colleges.

Ruben D Olivarez

Ruben D Olivarez

Professor, Department of Educational Leadership and Policy
+1 512 475 8576, rolivarez@austin.utexas.edu

Advocates for social justice and equal educational opportunities for all students, and stresses the importance of teachers in education and principals as a key to school effectiveness.

Martha N Ovando

Martha N Ovando

Professor Emeritus, Department of Educational Leadership and Policy
mnovando@austin.utexas.edu

Scholarly work has concentrated on understanding the processes related to the supervision of instruction, as well as on instructional leadership.

Soncia  Reagins-Lilly

Soncia Reagins-Lilly

Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of Students
+1 512 471 1133, soncia.r.lilly@austin.utexas.edu

Shares her expertise in higher education policy, administration and finance, strategic planning, and leadership development as the Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of Students.

Richard J Reddick

Richard J Reddick

Associate Professor, Department of Educational Leadership and Policy
+1 512 471 7551, +1 512 475 8587, richard.reddick@austin.utexas.edu

Examines the experiences of faculty of color at predominantly White institutions; mentoring relationships between faculty and Black students; and work-life balance in academia.

Pedro  Reyes

Pedro Reyes

Professor, Department of Educational Leadership and Policy
+1 512 475 8569, preyes@austin.utexas.edu

Focuses on school conditions that foster high academic success for children of poverty, stratification of learning opportunities for children of color, and on state policy that facilitates student success across the education pipeline.

Sylvia R Reyna

Sylvia R Reyna

Assistant Professor of Practice, Department of Educational Leadership and Policy
sreyna@austin.utexas.edu

Prepares school district executives to lead socially just and equitable learning centers focused on academic excellence for all students.

Victor  Saenz

Victor Saenz

Department Chair, Department of Educational Leadership and Policy
+1 512 232 7519, +1 512 471 7551, vsaenz@austin.utexas.edu

Leads the Project MALES (Mentoring to Achieve Latino Educational Success Initiative focused on Latino males in education; seeks to advance research-informed policy solutions that enhance educational outcomes for underserved students in secondary and post-secondary education.

Trinidad San Miguel

Assistant Professor of Practice, Department of Educational Leadership and Policy
trinidad.sanmiguel@austin.utexas.edu

Julie  Schell

Julie Schell

Executive Director of Learning Design, Effectiveness, and Innovation, School of Design and Creative Technologies, College of Fine Arts
+1 512 232 1772, julie.schell@austin.utexas.edu

Designs higher education innovation strategy. Teaches graduate courses on technology, innovation, and problems of college teaching and learning including related interventions.

Lauren  Schudde

Lauren Schudde

Assistant Professor, Department of Educational Leadership and Policy
+1 512 471 1623, schudde@austin.utexas.edu

Studies the impact of educational policies and practices on college student outcomes using quantitative methods.

Edwin R Sharpe, Jr

Edwin R Sharpe, Jr

Professor of Practice, Department of Educational Leadership and Policy
+1 512 475 8577, esharpe@mail.utexas.edu

Scholarly interests include organizational theory and behavior as applied to universities, educational politics and policy, and the interaction and alignment of P-20 educational systems.

Latoya C Smith

Latoya C Smith

Senior Associate Athletics Director, Student Services, Intercollegiate Athletics
+1 512 232 3818, latoya.smith@athletics.utexas.edu

Patricia A Somers

Patricia A Somers

Associate Professor, Department of Educational Leadership and Policy
pasomers@austin.utexas.edu

Serves as a faculty affiliate in Women's and Gender Studies and Lozano Long Institute for Latin American Studies. Researches topics such as campus safety, higher education law, academic freedom, and higher education in Brazil.

Betty Jeanne Taylor

Betty Jeanne Taylor

Assistant Vice President, Office of the Vice President for Diversity and Community Engagement
+1 512 232 1600, bjwtaylor@austin.utexas.edu

Focuses on university-wide campus climate initiatives including bias incident reporting and response as well as implementing best practices for inclusive classroom climates and faculty recruitment and retention.

Angela  Valenzuela

Angela Valenzuela

Professor, Department of Educational Leadership and Policy
+1 512 232 6008, valenz@austin.utexas.edu

Specializes in urban education from a sociological and multicultural perspective, with a focus on minority youth in schools, particularly at the K-12 level.

Aaron W Voyles

Aaron W Voyles

Director, Residence Halls Operations, University Housing and Dining
+1 512 232 5602, aaron.voyles@austin.utexas.edu

Serves as the Associate Director for Student Learning and Development and researches post-qualitative and post-structuralist methodologies, discourse analysis, and gender performance.

Joe  Wilcox

Joe Wilcox

Specialist, Department of Educational Leadership and Policy
+1 512 475 0000, joe.wilcox@austin.utexas.edu

Expertise in Title IV policy and administration and higher education fundraising. Focused on issues of college affordability, under-represented student recruitment, and donor relations.