About the Department

About Our Department

Our mission . . . 

is to prepare individuals to assume leadership at all levels of educational institutions. In so doing, we cultivate scholar/practitioners, ethical leaders, effective decision makers, and creative problem solvers.

Our faculty . . .

boasts a broad range of K-12 and higher education administration, instructional technology, and postsecondary technical education backgrounds.  They are highly regarded in research circles, innovative in their instruction, and enthusiastic about their role in preparing future educational leaders. 

gold triangle Meet the Faculty and Staff

Department Chair

Dr. Sharon Kruse
Zook 301K
(330) 972-8177

Administrative Staff

Lanna Martorana
(330) 972-7773

The University of Akron

Akron, OH 44325
Phone: 330-972-7111
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