Leela George

Leela George
Associate Teaching Professor
Phone: 315.254.7807
Address: 162 Huntington Hall
Academic Program Area Focus: Educational Leadership

Dr. Leela George is an Associate Teaching Professor in Educational Leadership in the Teaching and Leadership Department. She serves as the CAS Program Coordinator and the Executive Director of the Study Council at Syracuse University. Before coming to Syracuse University, Leela worked as the Assistant Superintendent of Curriculum & Instruction in the Auburn Enlarged City School District in Auburn NY. Prior to that, she served as the Director of Curriculum & Staff Development and the Coordinator of Data, Curriculum & Assessment at the Cayuga-Onondaga BOCES in Auburn NY.


  • Ed.D in Educational Leadership, Syracuse University
  • C.A.S. in Educational Leadership, Syracuse University
  • M.S. in Social Studies Education, SUNY Cortland
  • B.S. in Sociology, St. Lawrence University


 Meredith Teaching Rcognition for Continuing Excellence (2022)

Courses Taught

  • EDA 712-Leadership for Diverse Learners and Communities
  • EDA 732- Leadership for Adult Development
  • EDA 782- District Leadership- Issues and Practices
  • EDA 899- Internship in Educational Administration and Supervision.