Anita Woolfolk Hoy received her BA in Psychology in 1969 and her PhD in Educational Psychology both from the University of Texas at Austin. She worked briefly as a school psychologist in Texas, and then joined the faculty in Department of Educational Psychology of the Graduate School of Education at Rutgers University in 1979. She remained there until 1993 and served as Chair of the department from 1990 to 1993. Presently she is a Professor in the College of Education at The Ohio State University. Her professional offices include Vice-President for Division K (Teaching and Teacher Education) of the American Educational Research Association and President of Division 15 (Educational Psychology) of the American Psychological Association.
Shaughnessy, Michael and Wells, Robin
"An Interview with Anita Woolfolk Hoy and Wayne K. Hoy: About Instructional Leadership,"
Academic Leadership Journal: Vol. 7
, Article 5.
Available at: http://scholars.fhsu.edu/alj/vol7/iss4/5