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February 13, 2019

Recent Publications and Presentations from Our Team


We are honored to have many distinguished scholars serving on our leadership team and faculty council. Over the past few years we have also hosted research fellows working in multiple disciplines. Here are some recent publications and presentations from our team.

David Craig (Faculty Council)

Alexander Danvers (Postdoctoral Fellow 2017-2018)

  • Danvers, A. F., Hackman, J. & Hruschkab, D. J. (2019). The amplifying role of need in giving decisionsEvolution and Human Behavior, 40(2), 188-193. (This work was supported in part by the Institute for the Study of Human Flourishing.)

William Frick (Faculty Council)

  • Bass, L., Frick, W. C., & Young, M. D. (Eds.). (2018). Developing ethical principles for school leadershipUCEA PSEL/NELP Leadership Preparation Series. New York: Routledge. ISBN: PB| 978-1-138-91885-6; HB 978-1-138-91884-9; EBK| 978-1-315-68823-7 https://www.routledge.com/Developing-Ethical-Principles-for-School-Leadership-PSEL-Standard-Two/Bass-Frick-Young/p/book/9781138918856
  • Bass, L., Frick, W. C., & Young, M. D. (2018, November). Ethical Principles for School Leadership. (UCEA Book Series Special Session). Presented at the UCEA (University Council for Educational Administration) Annual Convention. Houston, Texas.
  • Bass, L., Frick, W. C., & Young, M. D. (2018, November). Developing Ethical Educational Leaders: A Mini-Workshop Featuring UCEA’s New PSEL Textbook. (UCEA Book Series Special Session). Presented at the UCEA (University Council for Educational Administration) Annual Convention. Houston, Texas.
  • Frick, W. C. (2018, November). Revisiting the best interests of the student and its relevance as a professional ethic. Paper presented at the 23rd Annual UCEA/CSLEE Values & Leadership Conference. Houston, Texas.

Megan Haggard (Postdoctoral Fellow 2016-2017)

  • Krumrei-Mancuso, E.J., Haggard, M.C., LaBouff, J.P., & Rowatt, W.C. (In press). Links between intellectual humility and acquiring knowledge. Journal of Positive Psychology.

Jong Jung (Postdoctoral Fellow 2017-2018)

Michael Warren (Assessment Coordinator)

Nancy Snow (Director)

Lani Watson (Postdoctoral Fellow 206-2017)

Linda Zagzebski (Leadership Team)

In 1996, professor of philosophy Linda Zagzebski published Virtues of the Mind: An Inquiry into the Nature of Virtue and the Ethical Foundations of Knowledge (Cambridge University Press, 1996). The book quickly became a landmark work in contemporary epistemology, and has been translated into multiple languages over the past decade. The Persian edition, translated by Amirhossein Khodaparast, recently won Iran’s Book of the Year Award for western philosophy translations. This is Iran’s most important annual award for books in categories of religion, philosophy, social sciences, language, applied sciences, art and literature. The award ceremony was held on Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2019. Distinguished guests at the ceremony included president Rouhani, various government cultural ministers, and some of the most important figures in Iran’s scientific community. Read more