College of Education, Health, and Society

Educational Leadership

Faculty & Staff


Peter Magolda

Title: Professor - Student Affairs in Higher Education

Office: McGuffey 300H

Phone: (513) 529-4950


Scholarly Interests:

Dr. Magolda's research interests are in the area of educational anthropology and qualitative program evaluation.

Curriculum Vitae

Recent publications:

Magolda, P. M. & Baxter Magolda, M. B. (Eds.) (2011). Contested issues in student affairs: Diverse perspectives and respectful dialogue. Sterling, VA: Stylus.

Magolda, P. M. & Gross, K. E. (In Press). Misinterpreting the spirit and heart: Religious and paradigmatic tensions in ethnographic research, Religion and Education.

Magolda, P. M. (2010). An unholy alliance: Rethinking collaboration involving student affairs and faith-based student organizations. Journal of College & Character, 11(4).

Magolda, P. M., & Denton, J.M. (accepted). Seniors, symbolism and solidarity: Collegiate transition rituals. In M.S. Hunter, J.R. Keup, H. Maeitta, & J. Kinzie (Eds.), The Senior year: Culminating experiences and transitions.    Columbia, SC: University of South Carolina.


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