Department Chair, Full Professor
B.A., Kansas Wesleyan University
B.S., Kansas Wesleyan University
M.S., Kansas State University
Ph.D., Kansas State University
Dr. Elmore is originally from Kansas where he earned his Ph.D. in Education from Kansas State University in 2000 with an emphasis in Critical Pedagogy and Gender Equity in Education. Dr. Elmore also holds a B.A. degree in History Education (1995), and a B. S. degree in Psychology (1996) from Kansas Wesleyan University and an M. S. in Foundations and Secondary Education (1997), a graduate certificate in Women's Studies (1999) from Kansas State University.
Dr. Elmore spent five years as an Associate Professor and Director of Graduate Studies at Medaille College in Buffalo, NY before joining the faculty at West Chester.
Dr. Elmore's principal specializations are in:
He primarily teaches courses in:
Dr. Elmore has investigated and written on multiple topics relating to the field of education, most notably the corporate model of higher education and the impact of employing authoritarian education in a democratic society.