LMU Graduate Faculty

Dr. David Wetzel   David E. Wetzel
Associate Professor, Graduate Education


EdD in Education Leadership, East Tennessee State University (1992)
Master's degree, East Tennessee State University (1962)

Other Teaching Experience

  • Public School Educator (1959-1999)
    • Teacher/Coach
    • Principal - Elementary/High school
    • Supervision - K-12
    • School Supervisor/Superintendent
Consulting/Outside Training
  • Consultant, Hawkins County, Rogersville Middle School
  • Students At-Risk grant project
  • SACS Consultant to 18 upper East Tennessee school districts
  • SACS Training, Gatlinburg (2007)
Honors and Awards

  • Lincoln Award, LMU (2004)
  • Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency Hunter Safety Teacher of the Year
  • President, East Tennessee Education Association
  • President, Knox County Teachers Association
  • President, Tennessee Organization of School Superintendents
Professonal Presentations

  • Speaker for Gibbs High School Awards Banquet
  • Speaker for Gibbs High School Graduation
  • Speaker for Elizabethton High School Graduation

  • Dissertation for doctorate (1962)
Professonal and Scholarly Affiliations
  • Phi Delta Kappa (40 years)
  • International Reading Associaiton
  • Harvard Education Letters Orogram
  • American Association of School Administrators
  • East Tennessee Education Association
  • National Association of School Secondary Principals
  • Tennessee Association of School Supervison and Administration