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James Fox

James Fox


  • University of Maryland Eastern Shore, PhD, Organizational Leadership, 2011
  • Cairn University, MS, Educational Leadership & Administration, 2001

Areas of Expertise

  • Educational Administration
  • Educational Research
  • Organizational Leadership


James Fox is an Associate Professor in the Department of Education Leadership in the Seidel School of Education and is the Educational Leadership Program Director. He has many years of executive and administrative leadership experience in the P-12 educational setting. His leadership included accreditation, building expansions, fund-raising, strategic planning, leadership development, and many change initiatives. Prior to Salisbury University, Dr. Fox was an Assistant Professor at The University of Southern Mississippi teaching in the M.Ed. and Ph.D. degree programs in the Department of Educational Research and Administration. Dr. Fox has served as the chief researcher for the Center for Board Behavior Reform and is the former Vice President of the Mississippi Association of Professors of Educational Leadership (MAPEL).