College of Education & Human Services

Stuart O. Yager, Ph.D.

Stuart O. Yager, Ph.D.

Educational Leadership
Associate Professor
Office: Horrabin Hall 81F
Phone: 309-255-1762
Email: SO-Yager@wiu.edu

Curriculum Vitae


Over the past thirty years, I have worked as an elementary teacher, elementary principal, middle school principal, assistant superintendent, superintendent, and college professor. In addition to working at Western Illinois University as an Associate Professor, I have also been an educational consultant and mediator.

Most of my consulting is in the area of school board governance and applying current brain research to classroom instruction. Additionally, I have had considerable experience with facilitating labor negotiations.