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Christine Mahady, Ed.D.

Director of Educational Leadership, Assistant Teaching Professor
Christine Mahady, Ed.D., in front of a colorful flower bush

Program Director, Educational Leadership Program
Assistant Teaching Professor
Timonium Graduate Center


Ed.D., Educational and Organizational Leadership, University of Pennsylvania 
M.A., Marriage and Family Therapy, Seton Hill University 
M.M., The Boston Conservatory 

Area of Research/Specialization:

  • Women's perceptions of career advancement into the college presidency, Educational leadership and learning needs of women, influence of emotional intelligence on the advancement of women
  • Feminist approaches to instruction and educational leadership
  • Innovative instruction and adult learning theory in higher education. 


  • Mahady, Christine (2018) – Dissertation Defense, The University of Pennsylvania, Graduate School of Education
  • Mahady, Christine (2017) – Dissertation Proposal, The University of Pennsylvania, Graduate School of Education
  • Mahady, Christine (2016) – Innovative School Study Tour of the San Francisco Bay Area, University of Pennsylvania, Graduate School of Education
  • Mahady, Christine (2013) – Presentation and Research (Digital Portfolio), Educational Leadership. The University of Pennsylvania
  • Mahady, Christine (2013) – Discussion facilitator among emerging K-12 leaders: Arts Education, Shipley School, Bryn Mawr, PA with school leadership cohort from The University of Pennsylvania
  • Mahady, Christine, Kiedel Sally, (2013) Female Bullying in Independent Schools, Middle School research and paper presented at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
  • Mahady Christine, Dougherty Ben, Jepson Peter, Keidel Sally (2012) – Presentation of paper and research experiential learning in improving the history classroom, evidence based decision making on improving instruction and curriculum
  • Mahady Christine, Lauren Martin (2012), Guest Lecturers, Technology in the Classroom Bethany College, WV


  • PELS Scholarship – Simulation writer, University of Pennsylvania, 2015
  • Teacher with the Boston Conservatory and Higher Education Foundation (The Boston Conservatory, 2008)
  • Technology in Classrooms STEAM Grant (Propel Charter School, 2011)