Kevin Baughman

Assistant Professor


B.S.Elementary EducationSUNY Oswego
M.S.EducationSUNY Oswego
C.A.S.Educational AdministrationSUNY Oswego
Ph.D.Educational Administration & PolicyUniversity at Albany

Professional Experience

Superintendent of Schools – Niskayuna Central School District  (2002-2011, retired) Niskayuna, New York
Superintendent of Schools – Hudson Falls Central Schools  (2000-2002) Hudson Falls, New York
Assistant Superintendent for Administration – Onondaga-Cortland-Madison BOCES  (1996-2000) Syracuse, New York
Assistant Superintendent of Schools – Vernon-Verona-Sherrill Central Schools  (1996) Verona, New York
Business Administrator – Tully Central Schools  (1987-1991) Tully, New York

Teaching Interests

Assistant Professor and Program Coordinator – Educational Leadership – The College of Saint Rose  (2013-Present)  Thelma P. Lally School of Education, Albany, NY
• Provide instruction in: Instructional Supervision; School Leadership; Law; Finance; School Business Management; and Supervise Internships
• Coordinator of Educational Leadership Program
• Advisor to students
• Editor –  Educational Leadership E-Newsletter
• Research interests: School Culture; Organizational Climate; Strategic Planning; and 21st Century School Facility Design
Visiting Professor – Educational Leadership – The College of Saint Rose (2012-2013)
Adjunct Professor – Educational Administration – SUNY Cortland (1997-2000)
Adjunct Professor – Educational Administration – SUNY Oswego (1997-1998)

Research/Creative Works

Past Chair – Capital Area School Development Association (CASDA)
President – Oneida-Herkimer-Madison Chapter of NYSASBO
American Association of School Administrators (AASA)
Member – New York State Council of School Superintendents (NYSCOSS)
Journal of American Secondary Education:  Increasing Teacher Job Satisfaction: A Study of the Changing Role of the Secondary Principal.
Doctoral dissertation:  The Contributing Effects of Organizational Health to Organizational Climate in Explaining Public Secondary School Teacher Job Satisfaction.
Mobil Oil Corporation Award for Teacher Distinction – Economics