Child Development


Faculty

Rebecca L Akin

Associate Adjunct Professor of Education

Professional Interests: Elementary literacy, critical literacy, Participatory Action Research, citizen science, practitioner inquiry

Nneka Allen-Harrison

Nneka N Allen-Harrison

Assistant Adjunct Professor of Education

Professional Interests: Urban education, ethical care, early childhood and youth development, home-school community partnerships, transformative learning, and narrative inquiry

Anne E Bauer

Assistant Adjunct Professor

Javarte F Bobino

Assistant Adjunct Professor of Education
Upward Bound Program Director
AHR 272

Kevin L Collins

Assistant Adjunct Professor of Education

Professional Interests: School finance and equity, educational administration, utilization of student data, secondary education

Caroline Cortezia

Assistant Adjunct Professor
Priya Driscoll

Priya S Driscoll

Professor of Education
Associate Dean of the School of Education, Director of Early Childhood Education Graduate Programs, Director of Undergraduate Education Programs; Director o
Education 215

Professional Interests: Communicative, social, and cognitive development in a diversity of learning environments; translating early childhood research into practice; the role of culture and experience in childrens attention and learning

Emilene J Fearn

Assistant Adjunct Professor of Education

Victoria R Forrester

Assistant Adjunct Professor

Professional Interests: The principalship, teaching and learning, Special Education, educational equity

Molly Freeman

Molly Freeman

Assistant Adjunct Professor
Tomas Galguera

Tomas Galguera

Professor of Education
Teacher Education Department Chair
Education 217

Professional Interests: Teacher preparation pedagogy for language development, teacher classroom research, trauma informed practice, and the role of information technology and social media on teaching and teacher education

Christine J Hagerup

Assistant Adjunct Professor of Education

Rebecca Hawley-Pruitt

Assistant Adjunct Professor of Education
School of Education
Jonathan Iris-Wilbanks

Jonathan A Iris-Wilbanks

Assistant Professor of Practice of Education
Child Life Program Head
Nolan Jones

Nolan A Jones

Associate Adjunct Professor of Education
Director of Online Programs
Education 211

Professional Interests: Youth development, critical, transformative, and hip hop pedagogies, cultural capital and constructivism, green technology and community health

Joseph Koroma

Assistant Adjunct Professor of Education
Argelia Lara

Argelia Lara

Assistant Professor of Education
Director of Educational Leadership Doctorate
Education 214

Professional Interests: Chicana/o Latina/o Education, Immigrant and Undocumented Education, Critical Race Studies in Education, Higher Education Equity and Access, and Educational Leadership

Cliff Lee

Cliff H Lee

Associate Professor of Education
Education 218

Raina J Leon

Assistant Adjunct Professor of Education

Mildred S Lewis

Assistant Adjunct Professor of Education
Alison McDonald

Alison L McDonald

Adjunct Professor of Education
Director, Administrative Services Credential Program
Education 210

Professional Interests: K-12 school Leadership; transformation and sustainability in leadership positions

Pedro Nava

Pedro E Nava

Associate Professor of Education
Eugene E. Trefethen Jr. Faculty Awardee '19, Abbie Valley Professor of Education
Education 222

Professional Interests: Urban and rural education, Latina/o education, school-community partnerships, participatory action research, communities and schools, critical pedagogy, critical race theory, (im)migrant education, geographic information systems

Josette M Neal-De-Stanton

Assistant Adjunct Professor of Education

Julie M Nicholson

Professor of Practice

Professional Interests: Leadership development, early childhood system building (prenatal-8 years), trauma informed practices, play across the lifespan, gender and race equity, teachers' use of data to inform their instruction, and homelessness in early childhood

Emily A Nusbaum

Assistant Adjunct Professor of Education

Samantha P Patil

Assistant Adjunct Professor

Kimberly S Payton

Assistant Adjunct Professor

Josh P Stern

Assistant Adjunct Professor of Education

LT A Tan

Assistant Adjunct Professor of Education

Rosie E Tandeta

Assistant Adjunct Professor of Education

Hania R Thomas-Adams

Assistant Adjunct Professor

Theresa V Thompson

Assistant Adjunct Professor

Nhi Truong

Assistant Adjunct Professor

Jacquelyn M Urbani

Associate Professor of Education
Education 212

Professional Interests: Asset-based education & intersections of learning and community for students with disabilities; Family and professional partnerships for early childhood; Evidence-based practices for language and literacy development, specifically dialogic reading

Wendi Williams

Wendi S Williams

Professor of Education
Dean of the School of Education
Education 220

Professional Interests: intersection of education and mental health; embodied pedagogies; leadership development

Dana Wright

Dana E Wright

Associate Professor of Education
Education 221

Professional Interests: Critical youth participatory action (Critical PAR) research, schooling in urban contexts, critical youth studies, organizational transformation, curriculum studies, youth organizing, critical arts pedagogies, and educational leadership, equity and policy.

Staff

Gabriela Powell Cervantes

Director of Administration and
Executive Assistant to the Dean

EDUC 202