Leavitt, LyndaAssociate Professor
School of Education
Roemer Hall 211
Dr. Lynda Leavitt, is an Associate Professor in the School of Education, Educational Leadership and Editor of the Journal of Educational Leadership in Action, ELA; www.lindenwood.edu/ela; Chair of the Academic Standards and Process Committee and campus sponsor, Alpha Chi Honor Society, member of the Faculty and Student Scholarship Committee and Council of Educational Leadership. Teaching responsibilities include Capstone I & Capstone II in the Educational Leadership doctoral program along with serving as dissertation chair to many of LU's doctoral students. Beyond service to LU she is also a member of the following Editorial Advisory Boards: Linguistics, Culture and Education Journal, International Journal of Education, Concept Schools International Conference on Education and STEM Conference. Dr. Leavitt received the Lindenwood University President's Scholar-Teacher award, August 2013 and earned her EdD in Educational Leadership from Saint Louis University, MA International Studies, MA Curriculum and Instruction, BS Elementary and Special Education and BS Political Science. Recent publication: Handbook of Research on Advancing Critical Thinking in Higher Education with Dr. S. Wisdom, published by IGI. Upcoming Publication: Cultural Awareness and Competency Development in Higher Education expected publication date, Spring 2017, IGI Global.