Western Kentucky University

Educational Administration, Leadership, and Research - Jill Cabrera

Dr. Jill Cabrera

Dr. Jill Cabrera

Associate Professor

Office:  Gary A. Ransdell Hall - Room 3084
Phone:  (270) 745-2115
Email:  jill.cabrera@wku.edu


Ph.D.—University of Mississippi, Oxford, MS

M.Ed.—University of Texas-Pan American, Edinburg, TX

BA—Graceland University, Lamoni, IA


Dr. Jill Cabrera is currently an Associate Professor of Educational Administration, Leadership and Research at Western Kentucky University, teaching P-12 courses. During the 2010-2011 academic year, she served as an instructor for Educational Leadership and as a post-doctoral research associate in the Center for Educational Research and Evaluation (CERE) at the University of Mississippi. Dr. Cabrera also served as a project director on a study funded by the National Science Foundation while completing her Ph.D. She served for 17 years as a teacher and school administrator in public schools in Texas.

Courses Taught

Western Kentucky University

EDAD 682—School-Community Relations

EDAD 684—Instructional Leadership

University of Mississippi

EDLD 651—Advanced Writing Workshop

EDLD 671—Leading Quality Instruction

EDLD 674—Leadership for Supporting Quality Instruction

EDRS 673—Data-Led Curriculum and Instruction

Research Interests

Conflict Management and Resolution in P-12 Education

Teacher Performance and Assessment


Graduate Achievement Award in Leadership and Counselor Education

 Last Modified 7/22/13