Educational Leadership and Higher Education

  • Dave Lund

David O. Lund

Licensure Areas

  • Coaching K-12
  • Art Education K-12
  • Principal 7-12
  • Superintendent

Program Areas

Doctoral, Specialist, Post-Master’s Graduate Certificate, Masters, Graduate Certificate

Research/Interest Areas

  • Alternative Education
  • Alternative Licensing
  • School Improvement
  • Principalship


Dr. David Lund received an Associate in Arts degree from Golden Valley Lutheran College, a Bachelor in Fine Arts, K-12 teaching from the University of Minnesota Duluth, a Master’s degree in Curriculum and Instruction from the University of St. Thomas, 6th year Certificate in Educational Administration from St. Cloud State University and his Doctorate in Educational Leadership from St. Cloud State University.

Dr. Lund started out the first 14 years of his career teaching K-12 Art in two districts in Northern Minnesota. He was also the Yearbook advisor, C-team football coach, head girls basketball coach and head baseball coach. The last 19 years of his career he served as a High School principal in three districts, the last ten at Prior Lake High School. While serving as a principal he was also an adjunct professor for Concordia University St. Paul.

Courses Taught

  • EDAD 601 Introduction to Educational Administration
  • EDAD 603 Organizational Theory
  • EDAD 610 Administrative Leadership
  • EDAD 620 Introduction to School Law
  • EDAD 622 Legal Aspects EDAD
  • EDAD 646 Auxiliary Function
  • EDAD 650 Introduction to School/Community Relationships
  • EDAD 657 Educational Policy
  • EDAD 670 Practicum in EDAD
  • EDAD 659 Current Issues in Education in Minnesota
  • EDAD 674 Principal Field Experience
  • EDAD 806 Human Resource Development
  • EDAD 821 Educational Achievement/Student Learning/Program Development