Stuart Ives Carrier
Director, School of Advanced Professional Programs
/media/facultyprofilespictures/Stu_Carrier.jpgEDL 510 Leadership and Organizational Development of Schools
EDL 512 Communications and Technology Skills for School Leaders
EDL 520 Leading Diverse Schools
EDL 521 Building School - Community Partnerships
EDL 522 Leading Student-Centered Schools
EDL 523 Navigating School and Special Education Law
EDL 570, 771, and 572 Internship Seminars
EDL 622 Curriculum Planning and Evaluation
EDL 626 Instructional Leadership
Areas of Expertise:
Curriculum and Instruction
Stuart Ives Carrier currently serves National-Louis University as a tenured Associate Professor and Director of the School of Advanced Professional Programs within the National College of Education (NCE). Prior to serving as Interim Dean of NCE for two years, Dr. Carrier served NLU in Florida for 20 years, including the role of Program Coordinator for the National College of Education’s Educational Leadership – Florida (EDL) Program, based in Tampa, Florida. He teaches EDL graduate courses in Leading Diverse Schools, Building School-Community Partnerships, Leadership & Organizational Development, Communications & Technology for School Leaders, Administration of Curriculum, and Supervising Instruction. Prior to serving NLU in his current faculty position, Stu served Saint Leo University and NLU for 22 years as a higher ed administrator in positions including Executive Director, Dean, Associate Vice President, and Regional Vice President.
His degrees include an A.B.Ed. in English education from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, as well as an M.A. in Guidance & Counseling and a Ph.D. in Curriculum & Instruction from the University of South Florida. With a cognate in Educational Technology, his doctorate focused on microcomputer applications in the high school language arts. Stu also studied at the Management of Lifelong Education (MLE) institute at the Harvard University Graduate School of Education and he has completed graduate coursework in Literacy and Technology at the University of Florida.
Stu’s career is characterized by the theme of developing professional learning communities in a variety of collegiate and public-school settings -- within schools, cohort groups, off-campus resident centers, campus systems, and virtual community through blended learning and online social networking.
A.B.Ed., English Education, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
M.A., Guidance and Counseling, University of South Florida
Ph.D., Curriculum & Instruction, University of South Florida
Research and Interests:
Public school curriculum and instruction
Poverty and violence prevention in schools
Stuart Ives Carrier, Ph.D.
National Louis University Wheeling Campus
1000 Capitol Drive
Wheeling, Illinois 60090
Campus Phone: (847) 947-5017
Cell Phone: (813) 220-6229