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Part-Time Faculty, Education

Assistant Director, Ed.D. Program

Pictured is Eric Stennett, Ph.D., principal at Hampton Middle School and education adjunct instructor at Point Park.

Contact Information


  • Bachelor of Fine Arts, Geology and Earth Science, Wittenberg University
  • Master in Education, Educational Leadership, Wright State University
  • Doctorate of Education, Educational Leadership, Nova Southeastern University


  • Instructional Technology
  • Principal
  • Assistant Superintendent
  • Superintendent

Courses Taught

  • Data Driven Instruction
  • Educational Administration
  • Curriculum and Supervision Leadership
  • Issues in Law and Education
  • Theory and Practice of Leadership
  • Dissertation Seminar
  • Comprehensive Presentation
  • Dissertation Writing I, II and II


Eric W. Stennett, Ed.D., is a part-time assistant professor of education and assistant director of the Ed.D. in leadership and administration program in the School of Education at Point Park University. He is also principal of Shaler Area Middle School in Glenshaw, Pa., and a veteran of the Gulf War and Operation Enduring Freedom.

Prior to his current positions, Stennett was principal of Hampton Middle School, Shaler Area Middle School and Shaler Area's Jeffery Elementary School. He also has served as assistant principal for Shaler Area Intermediate School, Shaler Area Middle School, Cranberry Jr./Sr. High School and Triad Jr./Sr. High School. In these roles, Stennett has enhanced the schools' bullying prevention programs and integrated technology across all content areas through the integration of STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art and math) strategies.

Stennett began his career in education as a science teacher for Triad Jr./Sr. High School in North Lewisburg, Ohio.

Curriculum Vitae

Honors and Awards

  • 2013 NASSAP/PAESSSP Middle Level Principal of the Year
  • Former member of U.S. Army Reserve, 1998-2003 (honorably discharged)
  • Desert Storm and Operation Enduring Freedom Veteran

Professional Memberships

  • Kappa Delta Pi
  • National Association of Secondary School Principals
  • Pennsylvania Association of Elementary and Secondary School Principals
  • Reserve Officers Association
  • Adjutant General Regimental Corporation
  • Association for Supervision of Curriculum and Development

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