The Citadel

The Military College of South Carolina


Rodney M. Thompson, Pd.D.

Visiting Professor

Rodney Thompson is a former teacher, administrator and superintendent in South Carolina.  He is currently a faculty member at The Citadel teaching in the Educational Leadership Department. His dissertation focused on the contributing factors of graduation rates for rural school students. His scholarship activities include multiple presentations on the positive attributes of Educational Leadership Cohort practices.  Additionally he has a recent publication in the American Association of School Administrators Journal of Scholarship and Practice reviewing the collective impact initiative in the Charleston region.


Contact Information:

Office: Capers Hall 325D
Telephone: 843-953-8408
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Pd.D. in Educational Leadership - The University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC
Ed.S., Specialist in Education in Educational Leadership - The Citadel, Charleston, SC
M.Ed. in Educational Administration - The Citadel, Charleston, SC
B.A. in Social Studies - Clemson University, Clemson, SC

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