Jill Farrell, EdD

Jill Farrell, EdD

Dean and Professor

  • EdD, Curriculum and Instruction/Instructional Leadership, Florida International University
  • MS, Elementary Education, Florida International University
  • BFA, Elementary Education, Florida International University


Dr. Jill Beloff Farrell is the Dean in the Adrian Dominican School of Education. She earned her doctorate in Curriculum and Instruction/Instructional Leadership at Florida International University. She also holds an MS in Elementary Education and a BFA. Prior to joining the University, Dr. Farrell served as a K-8 principal and taught both elementary and middle school science, social studies, mathematics, language arts and art. Dr. Farrell is active in local, state and national professional organizations. She has published articles in a variety of professional journals and presented at numerous local, state, national and international conferences.

Her current research foci are self-study, action research, classroom inquiry, teacher leadership, collaboration, and empowerment and arts integration.