Directory & Faculty Profiles

Garry Christopher Jacobs, PhD

Garry Jacobs has served in various capacities with UOPX since 2003 to include Area Chair for Administration and Area Chair for Curriculum and Instruction. Presently, Garry is an Associate Faculty member in the School for Advanced Studies for technology, teaching doctoral courses and seminars, and chairing dissertation committees. Previous experience includes psychology; military, and over 19 years in education teaching numerous subject areas. Dr. Jacobs developed behavioral management programs and successfully implemented mainstreaming processes for individuals with Severe Emotional Handicaps. Garry also served in the capacity of president for a small consultation corporation. Dr. Jacobs earned a PhD. in Educational Leadership with a component in E-learning Leadership from Touro University International, a Masters of education in Special Education from the University of North Florida, and a Bachelor in Management of Human Resources from Faulkner University.

Scholarship & Research



Journal of Leadership Studies-Symposium Piece-Relational Leadership: Perspectives of Key Constructs on Diversity, Inclusion, and Social Equity in Higher Education

Psychology Today
Blog Posts Published


American Psychological Association Conference-Utilizing Clinical Hypnotherapeutic Intervention with CBT to Treat Pandemic-Aug. 13-2021 Symptomology

ILA Conference Geneva Switzerland 2021
Presenter -Topic-"The Stress Arc in Leadership and 3 Powerful Disciplines for Mitigating Major Stress Impacts in a New Era"-Upcoming
Presenter -Topic-“Improving Higher Education’s Role in Diversity and Social Equity through Relational Leadership in the New Era”-Upcoming
Presenter-Topic-"Healthcare Leadership-Using Virtuous Leadership in Chaos to Reimagine Beneficial Practices of Employee Cognitive Psychology"-Upcoming
2021-Knowledge Without Boundaries National Summit-College of Doctoral Studies Research Conference-University of Phoenix-Panel Discussion-"Exploring Emergent Trends in Leadership and Education"-Based on published symposia article from the Journal of Leadership Studies-


Associate Faculty
Dissertation Chair
Committee Member
Primary College or School: 
College of Doctoral Studies