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George Theoharis


George Theoharis, Ph.D., is a Professor of Educational Leadership and Inclusive Elementary/Early Childhood Education in the Teaching and Leadership Department at Syracuse University.

He has extensive experience as a principal and teacher. He previously served as Department Chair, Associate Dean for Urban Education Partnerships, and as the Director of Field Relations.

He coordinates the Inclusive Early Childhood and Special Education undergraduate program, the Ed.D. program in Educational Leadership focused on Leading Equitable Schools and the Education Studies minor. He co-runs a summer institute for school leaders focusing on issues of disability, equity and inclusion.

Professor Theoharis completed his Ph.D. degree in educational leadership and policy analysis at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.