Howard Ebmeier

Associate Professor
Primary office:
409 Joseph R. Pearson Hall

Howard Ebmeier is an Associate Professor of Educational Leadership at the University of Kansas. He was a former teacher and school administrator in several states before joining KU. Howard currently teaches Human Resource Management within the School of Education and has served as advisor for nearly 70 doctoral dissertations over the last 25 years. His research interests are in teacher/principal evaluations and employment selection practices. He has published widely in the field for over the years, served on several editorial boards, holds numerous copyrights and patents, and consults nationally in HR topics. Howard’s avocations are fly fishing and building Stickley Arts and Craft furniture from cherry and quarter-sawn oak. He currently is on phased retirement.

Academic Degrees

  • Ph.D., Curriculum & Instruction, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri, 1978
  • M. Ed, Curriculum & Instruction, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, Nebraska, 1973
  • B.S., Chemistry; Minor: Mathematics, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, Nebraska, 1969


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School of Education is 10th among public universities for its master’s and doctoral programs
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Professor Lisa Wolf-Wendel is president-elect of the Association for the Study of Higher Education
Alumni of the department head higher education institutions, school districts, and schools across the nation
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