Dr. Victoria Robinson

Professor of Educational Leadership and Department Head Department of Educational Leadership & Postsecondary Education

B.A. 1971, University of Northern Iowa (History)

M.A. 1984,  University of Northern Iowa (History)

Ed.D. 1996,  University of Northern Iowa (Educational Leadership)


As part of UNI Educational Leadership's ongoing professional learning, faculty members have participated in StrengthsQuest through the Gallup Organization.  This process has allowed Educational Leadership team members to identify their unique strengths.

Dr. Robinson's strengths are: Activator, Woo, Learner, Intellection, Achiever.


Areas of Expertise:

Teacher Work Sample

Women in Educational Leadership

School Administration Management (SAMs) Program

Teacher Evaluation


Research Interests:

Teacher Work Samples

Effective Teaching

Principal as Instructional Leader


Published articles in the following journals:

The Journal of Computing in Teacher Education

The Rural Educator

Teacher Educator

Teacher Education and Practice



Henning, J., Koehler, F., Robinson, V., & Wilson, B. (2009). Improving teacher quality: Using teacher work samples to make evidence-based decisions. Rowman Littlefield Publishing.

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Office Location: 

BCS 113