Department of Educational Leadership and Professional Studies

James E. Alford, Jr., PhD


Office: VR 4028
Phone: 973-720-2598
Office Hours: Tuesday 2-3:30pm; Wednesday 2-3:30pm

Department: Educational Leadership and Professional Studies
Position: Assistant Professor

Area Specialization
Higher Education & History and Education

Academic Degrees and Certifications
  • Ph.D. - Teachers College, Columbia University
  • M.Phil - Columbia University
  • M.Ed - University of New Orleans
  • B.A. - Dillard University
Professional Experience
  • Housing and Residence Life
  • Student Activities and Programs
  • Diversity and Community
  • Upward Bound Program
Current Teaching and Administrative Responsibilities
  • CISE-3350
  • ELCL-6110
  • EDLP-6030
  • M.A. Higher Education Administration Director
Professional Affiliations and Activities
  • Association for the Study of Higher Education (ASHE)
  • Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education (NASPA)
  • American College Personnel Association (ACPA)
  • History of Education Society (HES)