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Jess Weiler, Ph.D.

Jessica Weiler

Assistant Professor, Jess Weiler, Ph.D.

College of Education and Allied Professions

Human Services

Contact Information

Phone: 828.777.6734
Office: 357 Biltmore Park Building
Personal Website:
Pronouns: she and her


*B.A. Communication Disorders, St. Louis University, 1995<br>*M.A. Speech and Language Pathology, St. Louis University, 1997<br>*Speech Language Pathologist and Special Educator, 1997-2007<br>*Clinical Instructor Communication Disorders, UW-Milwaukee, 2005-2007<br>*Ph.D. Educational Leadership & Policy Analysis, UW-Madison, 2013 completion<br>*Assistant Principal, Buncombe County Schools, 2009-2013<br>*Private Practice: Building Collaborative and Equitable School Cultures, 2013-present<br>*WCU Assistant Professor, 2013-present


  • Ph D, University of Wisconsin Madison

Teaching Interests

My favorite courses are those that allow the exploration of leadership for equitable and socially just outcomes with an emphasis on change at the organizational/systems-level.

Research Interests

<br>1) Leadership preparation for equitable and socially just schools<br>2) Building organizational equity capacity across school districts and schools

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