Evan Gallagher Ph.D.'22


  • James Madison University, Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science and Art 
  • Boston University, Master of Education in Secondary Education and Teaching

What is your current graduate assistantship/job?
I am a graduate assistant with Dr. Harris and Dr. Johnson. 

What are your research interests?
I am interested in higher education administration leadership and strategic planning. 

Why did you choose William & Mary?
William & Mary had a program focused on the administration and leadership fo higher education versus the broader interpretation of higher education.

What is your favorite thing about the program?
My favorite thing about the program is how versatile it is, and how the courses are all able to be connected! The professors really let you explore your interests within higher education, while instilling experiences and concepts that transcend the curriculum.

How has attending William & Mary impacted your career to date?
William & Mary has allowed me to discover areas of higher education that I didn't know existed before. It allowed me to find my niche area of interest and where I will fit into the field.