Sunddip Aguilar, EdD

Program Director, EdD Program


St. Augustine, FL


College of Health Sciences


Doctor of Education Program


Higher Education
Instructional Design


Doctor of Education in Education Leadership & Administration, University of Phoenix
Master of Education in Curriculum & Instruction, University of Phoenix
Bachelor of Education in Secondary Education, University of British Columbia
Bachelor of Science in Biology, Simon Fraser University

Research Interests

Developing Critical Thinking in Doctoral Learners
Assessment in Higher Education
Instructional Strategies and Healthcare
Faculty Perceptions of Higher Education
Faculty Development in Higher Education
Technology in Healthcare Education

Dr. Sunddip Aguilar is the Program Director for the Doctor of Education program in the College of Health Sciences. Prior to working at the University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences, she had been in the field of education for more than 15 years. She started her career teaching students in middle school, high school and online before shifting to teaching in post-secondary education.

In addition to working in education, she has served on several boards of directors to help organizations make positive changes in meeting their mission, vision and goals. She was the recipient of Faculty of the Year in 2017.