|Educator|Published Author|Consultant

Dr. R. Lee Viar IV 




(301) 992-2901

Professor, Author of The Nontraditional Learner's Guide to Success, Certified Post-Secondary Instructor and President of ANTSHE, The Association for Non-Traditional Students in Higher Education (www.myantshe.org).
As an expert in post-secondary adult education and training, over the past two decades, he has trained thousands of professionals, adult learners and non-traditional students who are educators, students, leaders in academia, student advisers, and school administrators. Dr. Viar has helped to establish, build and improve adult learner programs at colleges and universities across the country, offering strategies and guiding educators and administrators in order to successfully raise adult student achievement and completion rates. Lee provides:  

-Keynote speaking on a variety of topics
-Consulting for colleges/universities for improved adult learner-college relationships
-Coaching for Administrators, Advisers & Faculty
-Mentoring and Support for Adult Learners
-Assessing Adult Learner Programs

Dr. Viar has conducted research focusing on the adult learner including success factors, andragogy, attrition and retention, and the impact of informal support networks.