Dr. Susan Sullivan is a Chair of the Department of Education.   Dr. Sullivan continues to teach post master’s courses in supervision of instruction and educational leadership in the Department’s leadership program.  She is also the co-principal investigator on an NSF grant that supports the Teacher Education Honors Academy and a founder of the CSI High School for International Studies, where she serves on the School Leadership team and as a liaison between the College and the high school.  


BA, Elmira College

MAT, Johns Hopkins University

EdM, Teachers College, Columbia University

EdD, Teachers College, Columbia University

Scholarship / Publications

Dr. Sullivan’s research centers on the supervision of instruction and its alternatives, reflective practice, and the role of leadership and supervision of instruction; in particular, in school transformation.  In addition to the 2013 fourth edition of Supervision that Improves Teaching and Learning: Strategies and Techniques, she co-authored a staff development book, Supervision in Practice, and Building Effective Learning Communities.

Last Updated: 01.14.2016