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Justin Heard

Justin Heard

College: CEHS

Department: Graduate School of Education

Title: Assistant Dean / Associate Professor

Phone: (707) 638-5406

Fax: (707) 638-5954

E-Mail: justin.heard@tu.edu

Office: Wilderman Hall, Rm. 204

Currently the  Assistant Dean of the College of Education and Health Sciences and Director of the Graduate School of Education, Touro University California. I grew up in rural Hawaii and  have a deep appreciation for the cultural aspects of education and leadership. I am a former K-12 teacher and administrator in Hawaii, Los Angeles, and Ventura County. I also was a region manager and educational consultant for the Educational Testing Service instructional division. I am proud of TUC's mission "To Serve, to Lead, to Teach."

Pepperdine University, Malibu, California, 2009

Ed. D. in Educational Leadership, Administration, and Policy   

Pepperdine University, Malibu, California, 1999

Masters of Science in Educational Leadership                                     

University of Hawai’i, Honolulu, Hawai’i, 1993

Professional Education Diploma in Teaching                                     

University of Hawai’i, Honolulu, Hawai’i, 1992

Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy

Bachelor of Arts in Political Science

ED 601: Pre-Assessment (Induction) & Visionary Leadership  (3 units)

ED 605: Instruction, Curriculum & Supervision (3 units)

ED 607: Law, Ethics & Special Education (3 units)

ED 609: Interpersonal Communication & Post-Assessment (3 units)

ED 700: Professional Leadership Pre-Assessment, Induction (3 Units)

ED 702: Professional Leadership Post-Assessment (3 Units)

Research Interests Include:

Decision-Making by Educational Leaders

National Educational Policy and Impact on Schools

Communication by School Districts


Last Updated: 5/4/18