Leadership Studies — Organization and Leadership — Administrative Credential — Higher Education and Student Affairs
Darrick  Smith

Darrick Smith, Ed.D.

Assistant Professor, Leadership Studies

Dr. Smith has been the Co-Director/Principal of the June Jordan School for Equity and the Center Director of LearningWorks, an organization that works to strengthen student achievement in California community colleges. He has served as a consultant for numerous private organizations.


Ed.D., Educational Leadership, San Francisco State University, CA

Research Areas

Culturally responsive discipline practices; critical pedagogy; transformative school leadership.

Courses Offered
  • Introduction to Organization and Leadership
  • Leadership in Urban Contexts