Research Fellows

SPN/NDPC Research Fellows

The Successful Practices Network and National Dropout Prevention Center Research Fellows contribute to the mission of reducing the incidence of dropout and increase high school graduation rates nationwide through research and evidence-based solutions

In their roles with NDPC, Research Fellows have the opportunity to engage in and publish dropout prevention research, present their work at national conferences, and serve as content experts for SPN and NDPC initiatives.

Current Fellows

Director of Program Review and Effectiveness for the Graduate School
Clemson University
Former Assistant Director of the National Dropout Prevention Center

Core Faculty/Program Coordinator
Department of Human Services
Walden University
Editor of the Journal of At-Risk Issues

Professor Emeritus of Early Childhood Education
College of Education
Clemson University

Director of Accreditation at Southern University & A&M College
Baton Rouge, LA
Former Chairman of the National Dropout Prevention Center

Research Associate University of Minnesota

Research Analytics and Research Associate Professor
The Center for Educational Partnerships
Old Dominion University

Associate Professor in the School of Teacher Education and Leadership at Utah State University

Faculty Member Concordia University-Portland

Associate Professor and Chair
Department of Educational Administration School Counseling and School Psychology
Sanford College of Education
National University
Assistant Editor of the Journal of At-Risk Issues

Moss Chair of Excellence in Urban
Education University of Memphis

Associate Professor in the College of Teaching Learning and Curriculum Studies
Kent State University

Professor University of South Carolina

Program Director
Bethune Cookman University Criminal Justice Administration Graduate Program

Educational Consultant,
Pioneer RESA STEM Teacher Certification Coach,
NISE Educational Consultant, NDPC