Kelly Hall

Contributing Faculty
Richard W. Riley College of Education and Human Sciences
Ph.D. Education

Dr. Kelly Hall is a Contributing Faculty Member in the School of Education at Walden University. She has taught for 8 years, published more than 50 articles or technical reports, and garnered over $10 million in funding for research and special projects. Dr. Hall has been a consultant for more than 20 years providing services related to organizational assessment and improvement, strategic planning, and program evaluation with particular expertise in quantitative and mixed methods research. She serves as a peer reviewer for a national accreditation body. Dr. Hall is a Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE) and completed the Higher Education Management program at Harvard University. She holds a Ph.D. in Higher Education Administration and M.S. in Sociology-Demography from Illinois State University, as well as two undergraduate degrees in Business Management. She has served several administrative roles including Dean of Student Services, Academic Program Director, Director of Institutional Research, Planning, and Grants, Project Developer, and Research Associate. Dr. Hall has mentored 40+ students through their dissertation research projects.

Courses Taught

EDDD 8990 - Completing the Doctoral Capstone

EDUC 8090 - Doctoral Study Intensive


Post-Doctoral Certificate, Harvard Graduate School of Education, Institute for Educational Management

PhD, Illinois State University

Public Service

International Relations Committee of Hamvention, Dayton Amateur Radio Association, Chair - Dayton

Awards / Honors

Presidential Award for Outstanding Doctoral Study Committee Member, Walden University, 2010

Dr. Rev. Pep Cook Dissertation Award, Illinois State University, 2004