Jerry Wallace, Ed.D.

Adjunct Faculty,
Department of Leadership and Administration

Dr. Jerry Wallace currently serves as the Hastings Campus President and Division Vice President. Prior to his appointment, Jerry served as the dean of workforce, technical and community education and associate dean of continuing education in West Virginia and Texas. Jerry has a passion for educating others as he has worked six years in K-12 and seven years in higher education. Dr. Wallace's educational background includes a doctorate in leadership and management, masters in educational leadership and bachelors in behavioral science. Jerry will complete his MBA this December majoring in human resource management. Dr. Wallace brings a wealth of knowledge in leadership, administration and management practices in the educational setting. Jerry is originally from Muskegon, Michigan and is the youngest of three brothers, all of whom received collegiate basketball scholarships. Jerry enjoys running 5Ks and walking his dogs throughout the community. 

Education

  • Master's in Ed. Leadership: K12 School Principal
    Western Michigan University
  • Bachelor's in Behavioral Science/ Psychology
    Grand Valley State University
  • Doctorate in Leadership and Management
    St. Thomas University

Research Interests

Program Affiliations

Ed.D. in Curriculum and Instruction Doctor of Education

This customizable degree is designed to help you advance your understanding of a wide range of curriculum development and instructional methods that can improve teaching and learning in diverse educational settings.

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Ed.D. in Instructional Technology Doctor of Education

This customizable degree is designed to help you advance your understanding of methods of instructional technology for a wide range of educational settings. Through a tailored approach to the dissertation process, you can complete the program in as little as three years.

64

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Ed.D. in Leadership Doctor of Education

The Doctor of Education in Leadership program is designed to help you advance your leadership and research skills within your chosen discipline, whatever that may be. Through a tailored approach to the dissertation process, you can complete the program in as little as three years.

64

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Ed.S. in Curriculum and Instruction Educational Specialist

The Educational Specialist in Curriculum and Instruction degree is for leaders who wish to advance their skills in curriculum development and instructional methods at the post-master’s level without having to complete a dissertation.

34

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Ed.S. in District Level Administration Educational Specialist

The Educational Specialist in District Level Administration degree is designed for educational leaders who wish to become a superintendent or district level administrator. This program equips students with the skills necessary to effectively lead a PreK-12 school district.

34

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Ed.S. in Instructional Technology Educational Specialist

The Educational Specialist in Instructional Technology degree for leaders who want to advance their knowledge in instructional technology at the post-master’s level without needing to complete a dissertation. You will use theoretical foundations and current real-world practices to support the development of relevant technology that meet the needs of diverse learners.

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Ed.S. in Leadership Educational Specialist

The Educational Specialist in Leadership degree is designed for leaders who wish to pursue advanced training at the post-master’s level without having to complete a dissertation. You will learn advanced leadership skills and competencies that will make you a more effective leader.

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Certificate in Advanced Graduate Study Certificate

This program is designed for students wishing to design their own program of study at the post-master’s, advanced level. Students can choose from a variety of courses to study the topics they want to study.

30

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