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Heather Pederson

Contributing Faculty

Richard W. Riley College of Education and Human Sciences

Degree Program Ph.D. Education

Dr. Pederson has worked at Walden University since 2014. She has served as full-time faculty and is currently the Program Director of Research and Residencies for the School of Education and Professional Licensure. Dr. Pederson serves on a variety of University committees, and serves as chair, methodologist, and URR for PhD and EdD dissertations.

Courses Taught

EDPD 8010 - Creativity and Innovation

EDUC 8800-9200 - Research Forum

EDUC 8406 - Designing Responsive Curriculum

EDUC 8405 - Assessing Learning

EDUC 8404 - Creativity and Critical Thought

EDUC 8403 - Motivation, Engagement, and Learning

EDUC 8401 - Cognition, Culture, and Learning

EDUC 8090 - Doctoral Study Intensive


EdD, Argosy University- Twin Cities

Awards / Honors

Presidential Leadership Award, Argosy University- Twin Cities, 2005