Doug Ebersold

Dean of Education Programs; Assistant Professor, Education



  • Doctorate of education in educational leadership and policy analysis, University of Missouri
  • Specialist in education degree in principalship, University of Central Missouri
  • Master's degree in educational administration, University of Central Missouri
  • Bachelor of Science in industrial arts and physical education, University of Central Missouri

Professional Achievements:

  • Dean of Education, William Woods University, 2008 to present
  • Superintendent, Sedalia School District, Sedalia, Mo., 2004 to 2008
  • Superintendent, Moniteau County R-I, California, Mo., 2000 to 2004
  • Teacher and coach, Louisburg High School, Louisburg, Kan.
  • Teacher, coach and principal, Lone Jack High School, Lone Jack, Mo.
  • Assistant principal, Fort Osage Junior High and Bridger Junior High, Independence, Mo.
  • Principal, Sedalia Middle School, Sedalia, Mo.
  • Assistant Superintendent, Warrensburg School District, Warrensburg, Mo.


  • Past president of the Sedalia Area Chamber of Commerce
  • Member of Missouri Professors of Educational Administration

Honors and/or awards:

  • Finalist for the Missouri Association of School Administrators Pearce Award (honoring excellence in education and community leadership among Missouri superintendents)
  • Outstanding Emeritus Award from the Missouri Association of School Administrators, 2008