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School Administration Faculty

Dr. Katherine Curry

Dr. Katherine Curry
Associate Professor - Program Coordinator of School Administration

306 Willard Hall
Stillwater, OK 74078
Phone: (918) 520-9217
Email: katherine.curry@okstate.edu

Katherine Curry is an Associate Professor and the John A. and Donnie Brock Professor in Educational Leadership and Policy in the Graduate College of Education at Oklahoma State University in Stillwater, Oklahoma. She serves as Program Chair for the Educational Leadership/School Administration program in the School of Educational Foundations, Leadership and Aviation. Her research focus includes educational leadership, school improvement/reform; parent/school/community collaboration, parent social networks, and culture/climate indicators in schools. Dr. Curry also has education administrative experience as a private school Headmaster, Middle School Principal, and Director of Curriculum and Instruction (PK-12). She holds an Ed.D. in Education Administration, Curriculum, and Supervision from the University of Oklahoma.


Dr. Ed HarrisDr. Ed Harris
Professor - Williams Chair of Education Leadership in School Administration

308 Willard Hall
Stillwater, OK 74078
Phone: (405) 744-7932
Email: ed.harris@okstate.edu

Ed Harris is Professor and Williams Chair of Educational Leadership at Oklahoma State University. He received his MA in Biblical Studies from Dallas Theological Seminary and his Ph.D. from Texas A & M University. During his twenty-five years at OSU, he has served as Associate Dean of Administrative Affairs; Director of Research, Extension, Technology and International Programs, and Coordinator of EDLE Domestic and International Cohorts. Dr. Harris is currently Administrator and Chair of the Executive Committee for the Brock International Prize in Education, which finds and awards the best educational ideas and shares them with the world. His primary research interests focus on school cultural, technology and society, as well as how ideas and practices are innovating and shaping the rapidly evolving educational landscape.


Dr. Jackie Mania-Singer

Dr. Jackie Mania-Singer
Assistant Professor of School Administration

320 Willard Hall
Stillwater, OK 74078
Phone: (405) 744-3925
Email: jackie.mania@okstate.edu

Jackie Mania-Singer is an Assistant Professor of School Administration at Oklahoma State University. She has experience as a K-12 teacher and administrator as well as a state-level director. She has researched and presented on educational issues related to curriculum studies, action research, and principal leadership. Her research interests include social network analysis, district central office transformation, and education reform. Dr. Mania received her Masters of Education from the University of Oklahoma and her Ed.D. from Oklahoma State University.