EDLS Doctoral Faculty

Dr. Judy Alston
Department Chair & Professor
127 Dwight Schar College of Education
419.207.4983
jalston@ashland.edu

Education
Ph.D., Educational Administration from The Pennsylvania State University
M.Div., Divinity, Methodist Theological School in Ohio
M.Ed., Educational Administration, University of South Carolina
M.Ed., Secondary Education, University of South Carolina
BA, English, Winthrop College

Research
Black female school superintendents; the exploration of how the intersections of class, race, ethnicity, gender, sexual diversity and ability affect leaders; tempered radicals; servant leadership; and black LGBT issues in educational leadership.

Dr. James L. Olive
Associate Professor
130 Dwight Schar College of Education
419.207.6643 or
jolive@ashland.edu

Education
Ph.D., Educational Leadership, University of Dayton
MS, Educational Administration, University of Dayton
BS, Education, The Ohio State University

Research
LGBT issues in higher education, exploring the ways in which social class, gender, race, sexuality and ability shape the human experience (intersectionality) and the intellectual and identity development of postsecondary students.

Dr. Harold Wilson
Emeritus Faculty
129 Dwight Schar College of Education
419.207.5339
hwilson@ashland.edu

Education
Ph.D., Superintendency, The Ohio State University
M.Ed., Educational Leadership, The Ohio State University
Bs.Ed., Science Education, The Ohio State University

Research
New approaches to funding Ohio public schools in Ohio, communications in complex organizations and acceptance of leadership within groups.