Faculty Profile for Dr. Chris Harvey

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Dr. Chris Harvey
Lecturer — Org, Wkforce, & Ldrshp Studies
PED 101
phone: (512) 245-2115

Biography Section

Biography and Education

Dr. Christopher Harvey is a Lecturer in the Department of Occupational, Workforce, and Leadership Studies at Texas State University since 2016. He teaches the undergraduate and graduate courses.

Dr. Harvey has 19 years of public education and 9 years of higher education experience. He is currently the Chief Academic Support Officer in Manor Independent School District. His goal is to improve student readiness for college, career, and/or military through strategic partnerships with colleges/universities, community organizations, and businesses.

Dr. Harvey obtained a Bachelors of Social Work at Texas State University, a Master's of Education Administration from Concordia University at Austin, and he earned his Ed.D. in Leadership in Education Administration from the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor.

He is also currently the Mayor of the City of Manor.

Teaching Interests

-- Education Administration/Leadership
-- Principal & Superintendent Development
-- Classroom Management/Restorative Justice
-- Social Work (BSW Coursework)
-- Career Planning
-- Diversity and Cultural Proficiency
-- Technology in Education
-- Adult Development

-- Hybrid and online teaching formats
-- Technology in teaching and learning

Target Audience
-- Traditional Students
-- Adult, non-traditional, post-traditional learners

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Singh, S. M., Ashford-Hanserd, S. N., Harvey, C. J., Mouton, A., Torre, C. M., Muoneke, A., & Eaglin. (2023). Exploring Computer Science District and School Policies and Practices for African American and Hispanic Students with Disabilities in Central Texas. Journal of The Alliance of Black School Educators.

Selected Service Activities

Board Member
Destroying the Gap
July 2020-Present
Board Member
Keep the Covenant
January 2014-Present
Board of Directors
Turning Point Bible Fellowship Church
September 1996-Present