James Jeffery

James Jeffery

James Jeffery

Title: Professor, Emeritus
Office Location: Bell Hall - Administration Offices
E-mail: jimjeff@andrews.edu
Phone: (269) 471-3481

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Postgraduate Diploma, University of British Columbia, 2002
PhD, University of Alberta, 1990
MA, Andrews University, 1973
BA, Columbia Union College, 1971


A native of Prince Edward Island, Canada, Dr. Jeffery has been a high school principal, a school superintendent, department chair, and professor of leadership and educational administration. He has been the Dean of the School of Education since 2003. Dr. Jeffery and his wife, Donna, have three adult sons, two daughters-in-law, and two grandchildren. 

Current Research or Professional Activities

Dr. Jeffery's research interest centers on school governance and leadership, and online teaching and learning.  He is also working on a masters degree in educational technology.