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Linda K. Mayger

Dr. Linda K. Mayger, Assistant Professor-Educational Leadership Coordinator

Office: 202C Education Building
Phone: 609-771-3348
Ed.D. Lehigh University

Dr. Mayger is an instructor in the Masters in Educational Leadership program, teaching courses in group dynamics, school law, and evidence-informed practice.

Fields of interest:

  • School leadership
  • School law and policy
  • Social capital
  • Systems thinking

Selected Publications

  • Childhood social capital and postsecondary educational attainment. Social Science Research, 2017
  • Homophily, echo chambers, & selective exposure in social networks. The Journal of Social Studies Research, 2017
  • Confronting methodological challenges in studying school leader time use through technological enhancements: A pilot study. Educational Management Administration & Leadership, 2017
  • Principals’ challenges to adverse employment actions: An empirical analysis of case law. NASSP Bulletin, 2014
  • Lessons learned from litigation: When principals challenge dismissals and other adverse employment actions, Principal Leadership Magazine, 2014

The College is open with very limited on-campus staffing. For assistance and all questions, please contact Dr. Brian Girard (