William R. Black
Dr. Black is the Doctoral Program Coordinator for Educational Leadership and Policy Studies and co-editor of the Journal of Cases in Educational Leadership. He is the Principal Investigator of the U.S. Department of Education Office of Special Education Programs funded Leadership Preparation in Policy and Community Based Reform grant. Additionally, he serves as the UCEA (University Council for Educational Administration) Plenum Session Representative for the Educational Leadership and Policy Studies program, which recently was selected as member of the Consortium of Research Intensive Universities. He is a co-facilitator (with Dr. Haines) of the USF ELPS Professional Learning Alliance, and the National Training Provider/Alumni Professional Learning Community, both of which are supported by Wallace Foundation funding. His recent publications include an article in Educational Leadership Review and a chapter (with Barbara Shircliffe) in School and district leadership in an era of accountability.