Southeastern Assistant Professor Awarded Dissertation Distinction

Dr. Debra Jo Hailey, Assistant Professor of Early Childhood Education, graduated from Louisiana State University in May 2013 with her doctorate degree.  Since joining the faculty at Southeastern she has been acknowledged by LSU for her outstanding work there as a graduate student.  Dr. Hailey received both the Distinguished Dissertation Award for The School of Education and the Distinguished Dissertation Award for the College of Human Sciences and Education at Louisiana State University for her work titled "Parental Perceptions of Supportive and Non-Supportive Influences on the Development of Leadership.