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Education Faculty

Education | Courses | Faculty

Educational Policy, Research and Administration Faculty

Joseph B. Berger, Associate Professor and Chair of Department, B.A., Lawrence, 1986; M.A., Bowling Green State, 1990; Ph.D., Vanderbilt, 1997.

Benita Barnes, Assistant Professor, B.A., Michigan State, 1982; M.A., 1999; M.A., 2003; Ph.D., 2005.

Andrew Effrat, Professor, B.A., Princeton, 1961; Ph.D., Harvard, 1970.

Jeffrey W. Eiseman, Associate Professor, B.A., Stanford, 1962; M.A., Michigan, 1964; Ph.D., 1971.

David R. Evans, Professor, B.A., Oberlin, 1959; M.Sc., Illinois, 1961; Ph.D., Stanford, 1969.

Rebecca Gajda, Associate Professor, B.A., Massachusetts at Amherst, 1991; M.A., Northern Colorado, 1997; Ph.D., Colorado State, 2001.

Ronald K. Hambleton, Distinguished University Professor, B.A., University of Waterloo, 1966; M.A., Toronto, 1967; Ph.D., 1969.

Sangeeta G. Kamat, Associate Professor, B.A., Sophia College, India, 1985; M.A., Tata Institute of Social Sciences, India, 1987; Ph.D., Pittsburgh, 1998.

Lisa Keller, Assistant Professor, B.S., St. Michael’s College, 1993; M.S., Massachusetts at Amherst, 2002; Ed.D., 2002.

Shederick A. McClendon, Lecturer, B.S., Morehouse, 1992; M.P.H., Pittsburgh, 1994.

Christine B. McCormick, Professor and Dean of the School of Education, B.A., Purdue, 1977; M.S., Wisconsin at Madison, 1979; Ph.D., 1981.

Kathryn A. McDermott, Associate Professor, B.A., Lehigh, 1990; M.A., Yale, 1991; M.Phil., 1993; Ph.D., 1997.

Jacqueline Mosselson, Assistant Professor, B.A., Tufts, 1994; M.I.A., Columbia, 1997; M.Ed./M.Ph., 2000; Ph.D., 2002.

Sharon F. Rallis, Dwight W. Allen Distinguished Professor, B.A., Wellesley, 1968; Ed.M., Harvard, 1977; Ed.D., 1982.

Jennifer Randall, Assistant Professor, B.A., Duke, 1996; M.A.T., 1999; Ph.D., Emory, 2007.

Gretchen B. Rossman, Professor, B.A., Pennsylvania, 1966; M.S., 1968; Ph.D., 1983.

Stephen G. Sireci, Professor, B.A., Loyola College, 1985; M.A., 1987; Ph.D., Fordham, 1993.

Cristine Crispin Smith, Assistant Professor, B.S., California State at Chico, 1978; B.A., California, at Santa Cruz, 1983; M.S., Cornell, 1985; Ed.D., Massachusetts, 1997.

Mary Deane Sorcinelli, Professor, B.A., Westfield State, 1971; M.A., Mount Holyoke, 1972; Ed.D., Massachusetts at Amherst, 1978.

Craig Stephen Wells, Assistant Professor, B.S., Castleton, 1993; M.S., 2000; Ph.D., Wisconson at Madison, 2005.

Ryan S. Wells, Assistant Professor, B.S., Iowa State, 1995; M.A., Iowa, 2004; Ph.D., 2008.

Kim X. Whitehead, Lecturer, B.S., Morgan State, 1974; M.S., Johns Hopkins, 1982; Ph.D., Maryland at College Park, 1996.

Student Development and Pupil Personnel Services Faculty

Richard T. Lapan, Professor and Chair of Department, B.A., St. Anselm’s College, 1972; M.A., Duquesne, 1974; Ph.D., Utah, 1987.

Mary Lynn Boscardin, Professor, B.S., Illinois, 1975; M.S., Wisconsin, 1976; Ph.D., Illinois, 1984.

John C. Carey, Professor, B.A., King’s College, 1974; M.S., Wisconsin, 1977; Ph.D., 1979; Ph.D., Wyoming, 1984.

Catherine L. Dimmitt, Associate Professor, B.A.,Wesleyan, 1985; M.Ed., Massachusetts, 1990; Ph.D., 1995.

Alison Dover, Lecturer, B.A., Tufts, 2000; M.Ed., Massachusetts at Amherst, 2006; Ed.D., 2009.

John M. Hintze, Professor, B.A., SUNY College at Cortland, 1982; M.A., Alfred, 1984; Ph.D., Lehigh, 1994.

Bailey W. Jackson, Professor, M.Ed., Massachusetts, 1972; Ed.D., 1976.

Michael P. Krezmien, Assistant Professor, B.A., Chicago, 1995; M.A., Texas at Austin, 2001; Ph.D., Maryland, 2007.

Amanda M. Marcotte, Assistant Professor, B.A., Providence College, 1996; M.Ed., Massachusetts at Amherst, 2003; Ph.D., 2006.

William J. Matthews, Professor, B.A., Massachusetts, 1974; M.A., Connecticut, 1977; Ph.D., 1979.

Margaret E. Pierce, Assistant Professor, B.A., Swarthmore, 1995; Ed.M., Harvard, 1998; Ed.D., 2006.

Stanley E. Scarpati, Associate Professor, B.S., C.W. Post College, 1968; M.A., Northern Colorado, 1978; Ed.D., 1980.

Sara Whitcomb, Assistant Professor, B.A., Boston College, 1996; Ed.M., Harvard, 1998; Ph.D., Oregon, 2009.

Ximena U. Zúñiga, Associate Professor, Magister in Education, Universidad Catolica de Chile, 1979; M.A., Michigan, 1982; Ph.D., 1992.

Teacher Education and Curriculum Studies Faculty

Jerri Willett, Professor and Chair of Department, B.A., Florida, 1967; M.A., San Francisco, 1971; M.Ed., Hong Kong, 1980; Ph.D., Stanford, 1987.

Theresa Y. Austin, Associate Professor, B.A., California at Los Angeles, 1976; M.A., 1980; Ph.D., 1991.

Flavio S. Azevedo, Assistant Professor, B.S., Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 1985; M.S., Texas A&M, 1995; Ph.D., California at Berkeley, 2005.

Maria José Botelho, Assistant Profesor, B.A., Massachusetts at Amherst, 1984; B.A., 1996; M.Ed., 1996; Ed.D., 2004.

J. Camille Cammack, Lecturer, B.S., Brigham Young, 1978; Ph.D., Oregon State, 1998.

John J. Clement, Professor, A.B., Harvard, 1968; Ed.D., Massachusetts at Amherst, 1976.

Kathleen S. Davis, Associate Professor, B.S., Eastern Illinois, 1971; M.S., National-Louis, 1991; Ph.D., Colorado at Boulder, 1996.

Portia C. Elliott, Professor, B.A., Fisk, 1969; M.A., Michigan, 1970; Ed.D., Massachusetts, 1974.

John M. Francisco, Assistant Professor, B.A., Pedagogical University Maputo, Mozambique, 1992; M.Ed., Rutgers, 1999; Ph.D., 2004.

Kathleen Gagne, Lecturer, B.S.E., Westfield State College, 1970; M.Ed., Massachusetts at Amherst, 1983; Ed.D., 1992.

Sally Galman, Assistant Professor, B.A., Grinnell, 1996; M.A., Colorado at Boulder, 1998; Ph.D., 2005.

Margaret L. Gebhard, Associate Professor, B.A., SUNY at Binghamton, 1986; M.A., Syracuse, 1989; Ph.D., California at Berkeley, 1999.

Linda L. Griffin, Professor and Associate Dean, B.S., Black Hills State, 1976; M.S., Ithaca, 1986; Ph.D., Ohio State, 1991.

Claire E. Hamilton, Associate Professor, B.A., Massachusetts at Amherst, 1981; M.Ed., 1986; Ph.D., California at Los Angeles, 1994.

Denise K. Ives, Assistant Professor, B.S., Brigham Young, 1994; M.A., Saginaw Valley State, 2002; Ph.D., Michigan State, 2008.

Alfred L. Karlson, Associate Professor, B.A., Antioch, 1964; M.Ed., Tufts, 1966; Ph.D., Chicago, 1972.

Sandra R. Madden, Assistant Professor, B.S., Western Michigan, 1987; M.A., 1993; M.S., 2003; Ph.D., 2008.

Barbara Madeloni, Lecturer, B.A., Hamilton College, 1981; M.Ed., Massachusetts at Amherst, 1998; Psy.D., Denver, 1989.

Marjorie Magouirk-Colbert, Senior Lecturer and Assistant Dean, B.S.E., Kansas, 1973; M.S.E., 1981; Ph.D., Wisconsin at Madison, 1994.

Robert W. Maloy, Senior Lecturer, B.A., Massachusetts at Amherst, 1969; M.A.T., 1971; Ed.D., Boston University, 1976.

J. Kevin Nugent, Professor, B.A., Boston College, 1976; M.Ed., 1976; Ph.D., 1980.

Kysa Nygreen, Assistant Professor, B.A., Barnard, 1997; M.A., California at Berkeley, 2002; Ph.D., 2005.

Howard A. Peelle, Professor, B.S., Swarth-more, 1965; Ed.D., Massachusetts, 1971.

Clement A. Seldin, Professor, B.A., Adelphi, 1970; M.Ed., Boston University, 1971; Ed.D., Massachusetts, 1976.

Nola V. Stephen, Senior Lecturer, B.A., Manitoba, 1968; B.Ed., 1974; M.Ed., Manchester, England, 1976.

Florence Sullivan, Assistant Professor, B.A., New College of California, 1995; M.A., San Francisco State, 1999; Ed.M., Teachers College, Columbia, 2001; Ph.D., 2005.

K-C Nat Turner, Assistant Professor, B.A., Brown, 1999; Ed.M., Harvard, 2001; Ph.D., California at Berkeley, 2008.

Laura A. Valdiviezo, Assistant Professor, B.A., Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú, 1993; M.A., Clark, 1996; Ed.D., Teachers College, Columbia, 2006.

Ruth-Ellen Verock-O’Loughlin, Lecturer, B.A., Massachusetts at Amherst, 1994; M.Ed., 2001, Ed.D., 2006.

Ernest D. Washington, Professor, B.A., Southern Illinois, 1958; B.A., Minnesota, 1960; M.A., Illinois, 1965; Ph.D., 1968.

Sara Young, Lecturer, Bachelor of International Studies, School for International Training, 1996; M.S.T., New School for Social Research, 1999; Ed.D., Massachusetts at Amherst, 2008.

Education | Courses | Faculty