The Joyce and Thomas Moorehead Scholarship Foundation

The Joyce & Thomas Moorehead Foundation



"Educating Today's Scholars, Empowering Tomorrow's Leaders"

RoSusan D. Bartee, Ph.D.

RoSusan D. Bartee, Ph.D., Professor and Program Coordinator of Educational Leadership at the University of Mississippi, is the author/editor of three books, book series’ editor, and author/coauthor of nearly 40 academic publications on education.  Prior to the faculty appointment, Dr. Bartee served as associate director for the Reading First Teacher Education Network at the NCATE in Washington, DC and interim executive director at the Frederick D. Patterson Research Institute of UNCF. In July 2012, Dr. Bartee became the first African American to receive Tenure and Promotion to Full Professor in the Department of Leadership and Counselor Education at the University of Mississippi. Dr. Bartee received a Doctor of Philosophy from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Master of Arts from Northwestern University in Evanston, IL and Bachelor of Arts from Tougaloo College in Jackson, MS.