Gwendolyn DooleyEducation

EdD, Nova Southeastern University; MPPA, BS, Jackson State University

Research Interests

Ethical leadership; mentorship and leadership; leading different generations in the workforce; entrepreneurship and gender influences; leadership in the 21st century; organization culture, perceptions, and values; transformational leadership models; technology utilization and leadership; technology and organization development and growth


Dr. Dooley is the chief executive officer of LC Assessment and Educational Solutions LLC, which serves as a gateway to intellectual and technical resources for businesses, educational institutions, and social service agencies. She has more than 21 years of higher education experience, most recently as a director for academic programs at a central Mississippi university and an assistant professor of interdisciplinary studies. Dr. Dooley has published research in several journals and has presented her work at regional and national conferences. She joined Walden in 2009 and has taught management and research courses in the College of Management and Technology. She is a board member for Deliver Me Senior Support Services, which provides needed services to older individuals.