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Theresa Fox, EdD

This is my seventh year with the University of Phoenix and the School of Advanced Studies. I am also employed by the third largest police department in the U.S. and have worked in various capacities as patrol officer, undercover officer, instructor, review officer and currently as an investigator. My occupation has included creating and implementing numerous educational programs, most recently a counter-terrorism curriculum for police recruits and veteran officers. I have doctoral degree in Higher Education with an emphasis in Educational Leadership. An integral part of my academic interest involve research in adult learners, counter-terrorism, distance learning and the significance of higher education.

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-


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College of Doctoral Studies