Dr. Andrew F. Wall is the Robert A. & Mildred Peronia Naslund endowed Dean of the School of Education at the University of Redlands. He joined Redlands in July 2014 from the University of Rochester in New York, where he was Associate Professor and Department Chair of Educational Leadership at the Margaret Warner Graduate School of Education and Human Development. While at Rochester, Wall also served as the Higher Education Program Director and most recently as interim Co-Director of the Warner Center for Professional Development and Education Reform.
Alongside his leadership achievements, Wall’s teaching and scholarship has won him numerous accolades, including Rochester’s 2010 G. Graydon ’58 and Jane W. Curtis Award for Excellence in Teaching by a Non-tenured Member of the Faculty and being named a 2008 Emerging Scholar by the American College Personnel Association (ACPA). His research and scholarship interests span the educational spectrum and have included examining K-12 school finance, teacher preparation, student health and learning, along with assessment and evaluation in education.
The author of numerous book chapters and journal articles, Wall is also the co-author of two books, “Assessment Reconsidered” and “Case studies in higher education leadership and management: An instructional tool.”
Wall received his Ph.D. in Education, Organization and Leadership from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He also holds a B.A. in Sociology and Political Science from the University of Iowa and an M.A. in Academic and Student Affairs from Ball State University.