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Amy Barnes

Director of the HESA Ed.D. Pro, Department of Educational Studies

Program Area: Higher Education and Student Affairs

(614) 247-4925

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  • BA, Sociology, The College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA
  • MA, Higher Education and Student Affairs, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
  • Ed.D., Educational Policy and Leadership, The College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA

Selected Publications

  • Barnes, A.C. & Larcus, J. (2015). Positive psychology as a framework for leadership development in recreation and sport. In Donald A. Stenta & Cara W. McFadden (Eds.), New Directions for Student Leadership, 147, 77-87.
  • Dugan, J.P., Turman, N.T., Barnes, A., & Associates (2017). Leadership theory: A facilitator’s guide for cultivating critical perspectives. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass.
  • Foubert, J., Nixon, M., Sisson, S., & Barnes, A. (2005). A longitudinal study of Chickering and Reisser's vectors: Exploring gender differences and implications for refining the theory. Journal of College Student Development, 46(5), 461-471
  • Metcalf, M. & Barnes, A.C. (2015). Innovative leadership workbook for college students. Tucson, AZ: Integral Publishers.