Dr. Rahul Kumar

Assistant Professor (PhD), Department of Educational Studies

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St. Catharines, ON
905 688 5550 x6700

Rahul Kumar has worked as a software developer, systems administrator, and unit head of computing division. In the managerial role, he witnessed and participated in administrative functions. As a current scholar of administrative practices, he examines and critiques various organizational operations in the post-secondary institutions and those directives that shape post-secondary institutions.   

  • International Education 
  • Higher Education Trends 
  • Ethics in Educational Administration 
  • Technology and Higher Education 
  • Invitational Education 
  • Canadian Association for the Study of Educational Administration (CASEA) 
  • Canadian Association for the Study of Education (CSSE) 
  • Canadian Society for the Study of Higher Education (CSSHE)  
  • Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) 

Kumar, R. (2022). Questioning third age learners in Ontario universities: A numeric and policy analysis. In N. Simmons & J. Podrebarac (Eds.), Adults in the academy: Voices of lifelong learners (pp. 127-141). Brill. DOI: 10.1163/9789004506428

Kumar, R., & Kewley, C. (2021). Quality, cost, and time: The iron triangle of international postsecondary programs in Ontario. Journal of Thought, 55(3&4), 20-38. http://journalofthought.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/01/06kumarkewley.pdf

DiPetta, T., & Kumar, R. (2021, Nov 19). Inviting education online: A prudent approach for challenging times. Education Today. https://www.educationtoday.com.au/news-detail/Inviting-Education-Online-5471

Kumar, R. (2020). Assessing higher education in COVID-19 era. Brock Education Journal, 29(2), 37-41. https://doi.org/10.26522/BROCKED.V29I2.841  

Kumar, R., McGray, R. Kopczinski, J., & Beres, J. (2019). Policy and governance in post-secondary institutions: Canadian perspectives on ethics and decision making. eCampus Ontario: Toronto. https://ecampusontario.pressbooks.pub/adultedpsegov 

  • Education as a Sociopolitical System (EDUC 4P70) 
  • Schooling, Education, and Society (EDUC 3P70) 
  • Constructions of Organization (EDUC 5P60) 
  • Politics, Power, and Policy in Education (EDUC 5P62) 
  • Comparative and International Education (EDUC 5P21) 
  • Ethical Decision-Making in Education (EDUC 5P64) 
  • Effective Change in Educational Organization (EDUC 5P72) 
  • Introduction of Educational Studies (EDUC 5P99)