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Department of Leadership, Policy, and Organizations

Tracey M. Armstrong
Lecturer, Department of Leadership, Policy, and Organizations
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Ryan Balch
Program Director, Education Policy
Senior Lecturer, Department of Leadership, Policy, and Organizations
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(615) 875-8501
011C Payne Hall
Dale Ballou
Associate Professor, Emeritus, Department of Leadership, Policy, and Organizations
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(615) 322-8039
Payne 141 WC
Christopher T. Bennett
Doctoral Student, Department of Leadership, Policy, and Organizations
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Joshua F. Bleiberg
Doctoral Student, Department of Leadership, Policy, and Organizations
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Laura Booker
Senior Lecturer, Department of Leadership, Policy, and Organizations
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(615) 343-4361
Payne Hall 011A
John M. Braxton
Professor of Higher Education, Emeritus, Department of Leadership, Policy, and Organizations
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Christopher Candelaria
Assistant Professor of Public Policy and Education, Department of Leadership, Policy, and Organizations
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Marisa Cannata
Research Associate Professor, Department of Leadership, Policy, and Organizations
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(615) 322-1746
Payne 006A
Mark Cannon
Associate Professor, Department of Human and Organizational Development
Associate Professor of Education Leadership and Director of Undergraduate Studies, Department of Leadership, Policy, and Organizations
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(615) 343-2775
Payne 207B
Christopher (Kitt) Carpenter
Courtesy Appointment, Department of Leadership, Policy, and Organizations
Professor of Economics in the Department of Economics
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(615) 322-0174
306 Calhoun Hall
Olivia G. Carr
Doctoral Candidate, Department of Leadership, Policy, and Organizations
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Kristen Carroll
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404 Wyatt Center
Doug Christiansen
Dean of Admissions and Financial Aid
Associate Professor of Public Policy and Higher Education (courtesy appointment), Department of Leadership, Policy, and Organizations
Vice Provost for University Enrollment Affairs
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Sean P. Corcoran
Associate Professor of Public Policy & Education, and Director of Graduate Studies, Department of Leadership, Policy, and Organizations
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(615) 322-8021
205C Payne Hall
Xiu Cravens
Associate Dean for International Affairs, Associate Professor of the Practice, Department of Leadership, Policy, and Organizations
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(615) 322-5521
Payne 210E
Robert Crowson
Professor Emeritus of Education, Department of Leadership, Policy, and Organizations
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(615) 322-8030
Payne 210F
Karen Cunningham
Administrative Officer, Department of Leadership, Policy, and Organizations
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(615) 322-8016
202E Payne Hall
LaTanya Dixon
Institute of Education Sciences Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Leadership, Policy, and Organizations
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404 Wyatt Center
Shaun M. Dougherty
Associate Professor of Public Policy & Education, Department of Leadership, Policy, and Organizations
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(615) 322-1894
207C Payne Hall
Susan Douglas
Program Director, Leadership and Organizational Performance
Associate Professor of the Practice of Human Development, Department of Leadership, Policy, and Organizations
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(615) 322-2355
Payne 205F
Corbette Doyle
Senior Lecturer in Organizational Leadership, Department of Leadership, Policy, and Organizations
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(615) 343-4362
Payne 011B
William Doyle
Professor of Public Policy and Higher Education, Department of Leadership, Policy, and Organizations
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(615) 322-2904
Payne 207E
Walt Ecton
Doctoral Student, Department of Leadership, Policy, and Organizations
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Tammy Eidson
Administrative Assistant to the Department Chair, Department of Leadership, Policy, and Organizations
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(615) 322-0891
Payne 202
Brent Evans
Assistant Professor of Public Policy and Higher Education, Department of Leadership, Policy, and Organizations
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(615) 322-6491
Joanne Golann
Assistant Professor of Public Policy and Education, Assistant Professor of Sociology, Department of Leadership, Policy, and Organizations
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Ellen Goldring
Professor of Education Policy and Leadership; Patricia and Rodes Hart Chair, Department of Leadership, Policy, and Organizations
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(615) 322-8037
Payne Hall 205B
Jason Grissom
Associate Professor of Public Policy and Education, Department of Leadership, Policy, and Organizations
Faculty Director, Tennessee Education Research Alliance (TERA)
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(615) 322-6441
Wyatt - 410E
 James W. Guthrie
Emeritus Professor, Department of Leadership, Policy, and Organizations
TERA Research Associate, Peabody Research Institute

(615) 322-8540
Wyatt - Room 410G
Carolyn J. Heinrich
LPO Dept. Chair; Patricia and Rodes Hart Professor of Public Policy and Education, Department of Leadership, Policy, and Organizations
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(615) 322-1169
Payne Hall 202D
Brian L. Heuser
Associate Professor of the Practice, Department of Leadership, Policy, and Organizations
Vice Chair, University Faculty Senate
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(615) 322-8435
Payne 009C
Stephen Heyneman
Professor Emeritus of International Education Policy, Department of Leadership, Policy, and Organizations
Ela Joshi
Doctoral Student, Department of Leadership, Policy, and Organizations
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David Laird
Assistant Professor of the Practice, Department of Leadership, Policy, and Organizations
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 Christina L. Leath
Grants Manager, Department of Leadership, Policy, and Organizations
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(615) 343-9258
Payne Hall 202E
Daniel L. LeBreton
Lecturer, Department of Human and Organizational Development
Lecturer, Department of Leadership, Policy, and Organizations
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(615) 322-5251
207G Payne
Catherine Gavin Loss
Associate Professor of the Practice, Associate Dept. Chair; Coordinator of the Ed.D. Program, Department of Leadership, Policy, and Organizations
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(615) 322-6619
Payne 206
Christopher P. Loss
Chancellor Faculty Fellow (2016–18)
Associate Professor of History
Associate Professor of Public Policy and Higher Education, Department of Leadership, Policy, and Organizations
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(615) 343-4038
Payne 210F
Rachel Manlove
Administrative Assistant, Department of Leadership, Policy, and Organizations
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(615) 322-8000
Payne 202
Cassandra McClain
Administrative Assistant, Department of Leadership, Policy, and Organizations
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(615) 322-8244
202 Payne Hall
Brenda McKenzie
Senior Lecturer in Higher Education Administration Student Affairs, Department of Leadership, Policy, and Organizations
Program Director and Practicum Coordinator, Higher Education Administration
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(615) 875-8820
202 Payne Hall
Rosie Moody
Educational Coordinator, Department of Leadership, Policy, and Organizations
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(615) 322-8019
202E-A Payne
Joseph Murphy
Associate Dean, Special Projects, Office of the Dean
Professor of Education; Endowed Mayborn Chair, Department of Leadership, Policy, and Organizations
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(615) 322-8038
Payne 210
Michael A. Neel
Lecturer, Department of Leadership, Policy, and Organizations
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(615) 343-2262
Jennifer Nelson
Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Leadership, Policy, and Organizations
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404 Wyatt
Erin O'Hara
Executive Director, TN Education Research Alliance, Department of Leadership, Policy, and Organizations
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(615) 322-5622
Wyatt 147
Susan Kemper Patrick
Doctoral Student, Department of Leadership, Policy, and Organizations
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Lam Pham
Doctoral Student, Department of Leadership, Policy, and Organizations
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Christine Quinn Trank
Associate Professor of the Practice of Organization Leadership, Department of Leadership, Policy, and Organizations
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875-9196
Payne 202B
Mollie Rubin
Research Assistant Professor, Department of Leadership, Policy, and Organizations
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(615) 343-3734
Payne Hall 113
Patrick Schuermann
Assistant Professor of the Practice, Department of Leadership, Policy, and Organizations
Program Director, Independent School Leadership
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(615) 322-8295
Payne 009-B
Matthew Patrick Shaw
Assistant Professor of Public Policy and Education, Department of Leadership, Policy, and Organizations
Assistant Professor of Law, Vanderbilt Law School
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(615) 875-1978
Payne 106A
Claire Smrekar
Associate Professor, Department of Leadership, Policy, and Organizations
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(615) 322-8001
Payne 210C
Adela Soliz
Assistant Professor of Higher Education and Public Policy, Department of Leadership, Policy, and Organizations
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(615) 322-8000
202 Payne Hall
Jennifer Timmer
Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Leadership, Policy, and Organizations
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404 Wyatt Center
Deborah Tobey
Senior Lecturer in Leadership and Organizations, Department of Leadership, Policy, and Organizations
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(615) 875-0397
Payne 009D
David S. Woo
Doctoral Student, Department of Leadership, Policy, and Organizations
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