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Director of Educator Licensure Programs

  • Assessment and evaluation
  • Classroom management
  • Curriculum and instruction
  • Literacy and reading education

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Assistant Professor

  • Higher education
  • P-16 educational opportunity
  • Educational equity, access, and success
  • School discipline disparities
  • College counseling
  • Low-income, 1st generation, and students of color experiences

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Senior Lecturer - Social Work

  • Issues of justice, humanity, and kindness
  • Organizational culture
  • Program/organizational administration

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Senior Lecturer - Elementary Education

  • Arts and education
  • Performing arts
  • Arts integration
  • Arts- based research
  • Arts and peacebuiling
  • Curriculum and instruction

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Senior Lecturer - Middle Level Education / Program Coordinator - Curriculum & Instruction M.Ed.

  • Young adolescent identity development
  • Equitable/culturally responsive curriculum design
  • Disciplinary literacy
  • Middle grades organization and pedagogy
  • Inclusive pedagogies

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Lecturer - American Sign Language

  • American Sign Language
  • Deaf Culture

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Senior Lecturer

  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Educational technology
  • Place-based education
  • Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) education
  • Teacher education
  • Technology and learning
  • Universal design

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Professor and Doctoral Program Coordinator

  • Educational Policy
  • English Learner (EL) Education
  • Immigrant Students' Civic Development 
  • STEM Pathways
  • K-12 High School to College Transitions

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Assistant Professor - Secondary Education

  • Teacher Education
  • Secondary Education
  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Race and Ethnicity

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Lecturer - Elementary Education

  • Classroom Management
  • STEM Education
  • Integrated Curriculum

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Associate Professor

  • Body studies in educational contexts
  • Epistemic injustice
  • Feminist, critical and arts-based qualitative methodologies

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Associate Professor - Social Work

  • Adult learning
  • Diversity, access and equity
  • Human rights
  • Immigrant issues
  • Leadership
  • Organizational development

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Assistant Professor - Human Development and Family Studies

  • Family studies
  • Gender studies
  • Human development and identity
  • Interpersonal violence
  • Social justice

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Lecturer - Early Childhood Education

  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Critical pedagogy
  • Children’s participatory rights / civic engagement
  • Teacher education

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Research Assistant Professor

  • Education/Special Education
  • Disability studies
  • Rehabilitation counseling
  • Sheltered Workshop Conversion
  • Supported employment
  • Transition planning

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Associate Professor - Middle Level Education

  • Social justice education
  • Middle grades education
  • Teacher advocacy
  • Teacher education

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Lecturer - American Sign Language

  • American Sign Language

Name

Jan Fook

Jan Fook

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Professor / Chairperson, Department of Social Work

  • Critical reflection
  • Critical social work

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Visiting Lecturer - Elementary and Special Education

  • Special Education
  • Instructional Coaching 
  • Performance Feedback
  • Peer Tutoring
  • Behavior and Classroom Management     
  • STEM Educational Grants
  • Evidence Based Practices
  • Elementary and Special Education

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Adam and Abigail Burack Family Green and Gold Professor

  • Bullying prevention
  • Community and social systems
  • Diversity, access and equity
  • Public health
  • Restorative justice
  • School climate
  • Social justice

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Friedman-Hipps Green and Gold Professor of Education - Higher Education and Student Affairs Administration

  • Queer and trans collegians
  • Survey design and quantitative methods
  • Campus and classroom climate
  • Higher education and student affairs administration

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Associate Professor

  • Classroom Management
  • Emotional and Behavioral Disorders
  • Quantitative Research Methodology
  • Single-Case Design Research
  • Teacher-Student Relationship Quality

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Associate Professor Emerita

  • Counseling skills
  • Parenting intentions
  • Work with children and adolescents

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Lecturer - Education for Cultural and Linguistic Diversity

  • Educational leadership and policy
  • Educational technology
  • Plurilingual and multilingual education
  • ESL/ELL teacher training
  • Culturally and linguistically minoritized populations

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University Distinguished Professor of Special Education

  • Special Education
  • Inclusive Education
  • Inclusive School Service Delivery

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Associate Professor - Special Education, Education for Cultural and Linguistic Diversity

  • Family, school, and community collaboration
  • Inclusive practices in special education
  • Teacher preparation
  • Qualitative research

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Associate Professor

  • Assessment and evaluation
  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • English Language Learners
  • Reading education and literacy
  • Response to Intervention (RTI)
  • Teacher education

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Associate Professor

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Associate Professor Emerita and Chair, Department of Leadership and Developmental Sciences

  • Educational policy
  • Higher education
  • Student affairs

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Associate Professor - Early Childhood Special Education

  • Cultural and linguistic diversity
  • Early Childhood Special Education
  • Early intervention
  • Homelessness and poverty

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Associate Professor

  • Adult learning
  • Assessment and evaluation
  • Early childhood
  • Educational policy
  • Learning and cognition
  • Psychology
  • Research methods

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Lecturer - Social Work

  • Adolescents, Young Adults, and Families
  • Mental Health and Wellness
  • Anti-Oppressive Practice
  • Community Health
  • Clinical Training and Consultation

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Associate Professor - Elementary Education

  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Educational policy
  • History, philosophy and sociology of education
  • Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM)

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Associate Professor - Special Education

  • Dual-certification teacher preparation
  • Family-centered collaborative practice
  • Inclusive teaching practices
  • Restorative practices in schools

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Associate Professor / Associate Dean for Graduate, Non-Degree and Research Programming

  • Educational finance
  • Educational policy
  • Leadership
  • Research methods
  • Rural studies
  • Student mobility

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Associate Professor - Educational Leadership & Policy Studies

  • Assessment and evaluation
  • Educational finance
  • Educational policy
  • Higher education
  • Special education

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Lecturer - American Sign Language

  • American Sign Language Education

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Program Coordinator and Lecturer

  • Disability studies
  • Early Childhood Special Education
  • Interdisciplinary collaboration

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Senior Lecturer - Early Childhood Education

  • Early Childhood Education
  • Special Education

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Lecturer - Human Development and Family Studies

  • Child Development
  • Lifespan Development Psychology
  • Psychology of Adolescence
  • Research Methods

Name

Cris Mayo

Cris Mayo

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Professor and Program Coordinator - Interdisciplinary Studies in Education

  • Philosophy of education
  • Gender and sexuality studies in education
  • Queer, transgender, and community-based pedagogies

Name

Lori Meyer

Lori Meyer

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Associate Professor

  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Disability and inclusion
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Special Education

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Assistant Professor - Social Work

  • Environmental social work
  • The intersection of social-environmental action and religion, focusing on Buddhism
  • Third-wave behavioral psychotherapies, especially Acceptance and Commitment Therapy

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Professor

  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Gender studies
  • Leadership
  • Literacy and numeracy
  • Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM)
  • Social justice
  • Teacher education

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Research Associate

  • Disability and inclusion
  • Speech-Language Pathology

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Assistant Professor - Early Childhood Education

  • Early childhood workforce
  • Early education policy
  • Leadership in early childhood

Name

Jane Okech

Jane Okech

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Professor of Counselor Education / Associate Dean for Academic and Faculty Affairs

  • Clinical supervision
  • Diversity, access and equity
  • Ethics
  • Group co-leadership
  • Group psychotherapy
  • Mental health
  • Multiculturalism
  • Social justice

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Lecturer

  • Education
  • Special education
  • Math education
     

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Lecturer - Secondary Education & Elementary Education

  • Critical literacies
  • Young adult literature
  • Social justice education
  • Queer theory and pedagogy
  • Experiences of academic mothers

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Lecturer / Coordinator, American Sign Language

  • Disability and inclusion
  • Diversity, access and equity
  • Social justice

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Senior Lecturer - Secondary Education

  • Adolescent development
  • Psychology
  • Teacher education

Name

Ann Pugh

Ann Pugh

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Senior Lecturer - Social Work

  • Mental health
  • Poverty
  • Social Justice
  • State government

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Associate Professor - Education for Cultural and Linguistic Diversity

  • Education for Cultural and Linguistc Diversity
  • English Learner (EL) Education Immigration and Schooling Literacy
  • Qualitative Research Methods Teacher Education and Research

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Lecturer - Education for Cultural and Linguistic Diversity

  • TESOL intercultural communication
  • Second language acquisition educational policy

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Research Associate

  • Positive behavioral interventions and supports
  • Disability and inclusion

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Levitt Family Green and Gold Professor / Interim Dean

  • Collaboration and teaming
  • Families of children and adults with disabilities
  • Special education

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Lecturer - Social Work

  • Field education
  • LGBTQHIA+ inclusivity
  • Transformative practice

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Associate Professor - Social Work

  • Sexual rights and gender-based violence
  • Social work in Islamic contexts
  • Racial, social, economic and environmental justice

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Associate Professor - Secondary Education

  • Learning and Cognition
  • Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM)
  • Teacher Education
  • Technology and Learning

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Associate Professor - School Counseling

  • Clinical supervision
  • Diversity, access and equity
  • Human development and identity
  • Mental health
  • Multiculturalism
  • Race and racism
  • Research methods
  • School counseling
  • Social justice

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Lecturer

  • Adult learning
  • Cultural production
  • Diversity, access and equity
  • Higher education
  • Human development and identity
  • International and global studies
  • Multiculturalism
  • Race and racism
  • Social justice

Title  /  Areas of Expertise

Associate Professor - Social Work

  • Child welfare
  • Qualitative research methods
  • Social work education

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Lecturer - Special Education

  • Assessment and planning related to challenging behaviors
  • Family- and child-centered program design and implementation
  • School age special education

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Professor

  • Addictions/substance abuse
  • Child and family welfare
  • Implementation research
  • Organizational development
  • Research methods
  • Social work practice
  • Trauma and resilience

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Research Associate Professor and Director, Center on Disability and Community Inclusion (CDCI)

  • Wraparound process
  • Special education service delivery
  • Disability and inclusion
  • Interdisciplinary coordination
  • Mental health

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Lecturer - Special Education

  • Special Education
  • Teacher Education

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Associate Professor

  • STEM Education
  • Environmental Education
  • Project-based learning
  • Place-based Education
  • Teacher Professional Learning
  • Computer Science Education

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Lecturer - Early Childhood Education

  • Early Childhood Education
  • Teacher education

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Professor and Chair, Department of Education

  • Interventions for emotional and behavioral disorders in educational and clinical settings
  • Single-case experimental design analysis

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Assistant Professor - Social Work

  • Anti-racist/anti-oppressive social work practice and education
  • Feminist and critical research methodologies and theory
  • Sexuality, sexual health and sexual rights issues and communities of color

Name

Leon Walls

Leon Walls

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Associate Professor

  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Multiculturalism
  • Race and racism
  • Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM)
  • Teacher education

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Associate Professor - Human Development and Family Studies

  • Adult development and aging
  • Friendships
  • Sexual and gender identities

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Senior Lecturer / Program Coordinator - Clinical Mental Health Counseling

  • Clinical and systems consultation
  • Model development within schools to support youth with emotional and behavioral challenges
  • Narrative practices clinical supervision systems change initiatives

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Research Assistant Professor

  • Positive youth development
  • Program evaluation
  • Systems change and integration

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Associate Professor

  • Neuroscience of education
  • Resilience
  • Trauma-informed instruction

Name

Kuo Zhang

Kuo Zhang

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Lecturer - Secondary Education

  • Arts-based research in education
  • Linguistic anthropology
  • Intercultural discourse studies
  • Teacher education