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Dr. James DeVita

Associate Professor, Program Coordinator for the M.Ed. in Higher Education

Department of Educational Leadership

EB 376
(910) 962-3953 Phone
(910) 962-3609 Fax


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Courses Taught

EDL 551/651: Student Development Theory
EDL 558: Social Justice Topics in Education
EDL 596: Culminating Project I
EDL 633: Today's College Student

Professional Service

ETEAL Senior Fellow, UNCW QEP, 2014-current
Faculty Athletic Council, UNCW, 2015-current
Provost's Advisory Council, UNCW, 2016-current
ACPA Commission for Professional Preparation, Member and NextGen Liaison, 2015-current
Journal of Student Affairs Research and Practice (JSARP), Editorial Board 2011-2014, Reviewer 2011-current

Research Interests

Marginalized and targeted populations in higher education, including LGBTQ+
Scholarship on Teaching and Learning (SoTL), including online and hybrid pedagogy and praxis
Theory and practice in higher education administration and leadership

Additional Information

Curriculum Vitae

Sample Syllabi
    • EDL 551/651
    • EDL 558
    • EDL 633

Sample Publications
    • IJSoTEL: Moving Applied Learning Online: Creating Engaged and Inclusive Spaces
    • Intersectionality in HE: A Legacy from Critical Legal Studies and Critical Theory
    • Sexuality Studies Reader: Multiple Targeted Identities: Intersectionality and the Lived Experiences of Black Gay Males