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Education

Faculty

Department Faculty

  • Desmond Odugu
    Associate Professor and Chair of Education

    Areas of Study: comparative and international education

  • Patricia Buenrostro
    Assistant Professor of  Education

    Areas of Study: secondary and mathematics education

  • Jacquelynn S. Popp
    Assistant Professor of  Education

    Areas of Study: elementary education

  • Beth Ahlgrim
    Lecturer in Education

    Areas of Study: secondary english

  • James Sullivan
    Lecturer in Education

    Areas of Study: secondary science education

  • Barbara Harvey
    Lecturer in Education and French

    Areas of Study: K12 Modern Language Education, French language and literature

  • Barb Steinseifer
    Lecturer in Education

    Areas of Study: elementary literacy

  • Nancy Mikkila
    Lecturer in Education

    Areas of Study: elementary literacy

  • Alan Wahlert
    Lecturer in Education

    Area of Study: secondary social studies

  • Andrea Lemke
    Lecturer in Education

    Areas of Study: secondary mathematics

  • Michelle Shinn
    Lecturer in Education

    Areas of Study: inclusive learning environments

Associated Faculty

  • Holly Swyers
    Professor of Anthropology, Chair of Sociology and Anthropology 

    Areas of Study: U.S. culture, American adulthood, 20th-21st century U.S. education, sports, community development and maintenance

  • Scott N. Edgar
    Associate Professor of Music

    Areas of Study: music education, band

  • Dawn Abt-Perkins
    Associate Dean of the Faculty for Student Success, Professor of Education, Chair of Self-Designed Major, Chair of College Studies

    Areas of Study: secondary and multicultural education

Emeriti Faculty

  • Rachel Ragland
    Professor of Education, Emerita

    Areas of Study: secondary education

  • Shelley Sherman
    Associate Professor of Education, Emerita

    Areas of Study: elementary education and educational studies

Education Advisory Council

The Education Advisory Council is an appointed committee consisting of faculty from all divisions of the college, local teachers representing school partners, alumni, and current education majors elected by their peers. The Council designs and implements a course of study consistent with expectations of the department.

Education Advisory Council 2018-2019

On-Campus Faculty

Zach Martin, English
Kathryn Dohrmann, Psychology
Anne Barry Music
Nilam Shah, Chemistry
Tessa Sermet Modern Languages
Shiwei Chen, History
Ann Maine, Biology
David Sanchez Burr, Art
Desmond Odugu, Education, Chair
Jacquelynn Popp, Education
Arthur Bousquet, Mathematics

Student Members

Nina Codell, ’20
Deborah Jezuit ’20
Alejandra Ocampo, ’20
Anna Marie Vivirito, ’20