James Sebastian is an Associate Professor in the Department of Educational Leadership & Policy Analysis at the University of Missouri-Columbia. He received his Ph.D. in Educational Leadership & Policy Analysis from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Before joining the faculty at Missouri-Columbia, he was Senior Researcher at the Consortium on Chicago School Research. His research interests include the study of school leadership, organizational theory and behavior, organizational learning, and urban school reform. Focusing primarily in quantitative methods, including the application of multilevel and latent variable models, he is also interested in the application of mixed-methods in examining leadership and school organization. His work has appeared in the High School Journal, Education Administration Quarterly, and the Journal of Education Administration.
- School Leadership,
- Organizational Behavior