Dr. James Sottile


Counseling Leadership and Special Ed
Role: Faculty
Campus: Springfield

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Missouri State University
Counseling Leadership and Special Ed
901 S. National Ave.
Springfield, MO 65897



  • EdD, Educational Psychology, West Virginia University
  • MS, Counseling, West Virginia University
  • BA, Psychology, The College of New Jersey


  • DAS 100 Introduction to Disability Studies
  • EDD 906 Leadership Inquiry

Professional experience

  • American Educational Research Association
  • Eastern Educational Research Association

Research and professional interests

  • Academic Integrity
  • Teacher Evaluation
  • Educational Administration Studies
  • Data Management in Higher Education
  • Race, Ethnicity and Gender in Higher Education
  • Teacher Effectiveness
  • Assessment

Awards and honors

  • Granted the 2009 Marshall University Distinguished Artists and Scholars Award (MUDASA) for outstanding research
  • Granted the 2007 Marshall University Excellence in Teaching Award for outstanding teaching in the College of Education and Human Services
  • Granted the 2001 Marshall University Undergraduate Advisor Award for outstanding advisement of students in the College of Education and Human Service