Phillip D. Grant, Jr., Ph.D.

Dr. Phillip D. Grant, Jr. is an Assistant Professor of Educational Research at the University of West Georgia department of Leadership, Research, and School Improvement. Phillip received a B.A. in History and Political Science from The University of Alabama in 2011, an M.P.A. from The University of Alabama in 2013, and a Ph.D. from the University of Georgia in 2018 with the Certificate in Interdisciplinary Qualitative Studies. Phillip conducted education research at The University of Alabama's Education Policy Center from 2012-2013 and the Carl Vinson Institute of Government at the University of Georgia from 2015-2018. He is involved in several professional organizations, including the American Educational Research Association (AERA), the National Rural Education Association (NREA), and the Comparative and International Educational Society (C&IES). Phillip's research interests lie in linking higher education access to rural students and providing advanced curricular opportunities to K-12 students in remote locations.

  • B.A., History and Political Science, The University of Alabama, 2011
  • M.P.A., Master of Public Administration, The University of Alabama, 2013
  • Ph.D., Educational Administration and Policy, University of Georgia, 2018

Fall 2020 Sections

  • EDRS-6301 (Intro to Research in Human Sci) Section: E01
  • EDRS-6301 (Intro to Research in Human Sci) Section: E02
  • SPED-8783 (Readings in Research) Section: E02
  • EDSI-9998 (Research for Doc Dissertation) Section: E09

Spring 2020 Sections

  • EDRS-6301 (Intro to Research in Human Sci) Section: E02
  • EDRS-6301 (Intro to Research in Human Sci) Section: E01
  • SPED-8784 (Research Seminar) Section: E03
  • EDSI-9998 (Research for Doc Dissertation) Section: E08

Fall 2019 Sections

  • EDRS-6301 (Intro to Research in Human Sci) Section: E02
  • SPED-8783 (Readings in Research) Section: E03
  • SPED-8783 (Readings in Research) Section: E02
  • EDSI-9998 (Research for Doc Dissertation) Section: E11

Summer 2019 Sections

  • EDRS-6301 (Intro to Research in Human Sci) Section: E01
  • EDRS-6301 (Intro to Research in Human Sci) Section: E02
  • EDSI-9171 (Program Evaluation) Section: E01
  • EDSI-9998 (Research for Doc Dissertation) Section: E24

Spring 2019 Sections

  • EDRS-6301 (Intro to Research in Human Sci) Section: E03
  • EDRS-6301 (Intro to Research in Human Sci) Section: E02
  • CEPD-8194 (Resch: Mixed Methods Analysis) Section: E01

Fall 2018 Sections

  • EDRS-6301 (Research in Education) Section: E02
  • EDRS-6301 (Research in Education) Section: E03
  • EDSI-9902 (Dissertation Mentoring Sec 2) Section: E01