Jiangang Xia


Jiangang Xia

Assistant Professor

Ph.D., Educational Leadership, Western Michigan University, 2014
M.A., Education, East China Normal University, 2007
B.S., Mathematics, East China Normal University, 1997

Dr. Jiangang Xia worked seven years as a high school math teacher in Guangzhou China, and almost one year as an evaluation specialist at Dallas Independent School District, Texas. His research and teaching interests focus on P-12 leadership/organization theory, policy analysis, and program evaluation, while his expertise lies in quantitative methods and large scale data analysis. Through collaboration, Dr. Xia has published 4 journal articles and 3 book chapters, and presented more than 10 research papers in national conferences in the area of k-12 educational leadership.


Areas of Expertise:

    Leadership Theory
    Policy Analysis
    Program Evaluation
    Quantitative Methods
    Large Scale Data Analysis

Professional Highlights

Honors and Recognition
Experience
Sep. 2013-July 2014, evaluation specialist, Department of Evaluation and Accountability, Dallas ISDSep. 2007- Aug. 2013, doctoral research associate, Western Michigan UniversityJuly 1997-Aug. 2004, high school math teacher, Guangzhou, China
Memberships
American Educational Research Association (AERA)University Council for Educational Administration (UCEA)