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Meet the Faculty & Staff of the School of Teaching and Learning

Our faculty have valuable diverse backgrounds and experiences that enrich the preparation of our graduates and enable our teacher candidates to successfully teach in our rapidly changing society. It is our goal to prepare professionals who will contribute to the positive development of all persons and to foster the development of effective schools for all children and young adults.

Kelly Tracy

Associate Professor

Ph.D.; Director, Literacy Education

Myra Watson

Instructor

MAEd.; Associate Director, Birth-Kindergarten Program

Tammy Barron

Assistant Professor

Ph.D.; Special and Inclusive Education

Bob Beaudet

Associate Professor

Ph.D.; Health & PE

Eleanor Blair

Associate Professor

Ph.D.; Curriculum & Instruction

Lisa Bloom

Professor

Ed.D.; Jay M. Robinson Distinguished Professor in Educational Technologies, Special and Inclusive Education

Patricia Bricker

Professor

Ph.D.; CEAP Associate Dean

Pam Buskey

Instructor

Ed.D.; Curriculum & Instruction

Dale Carpenter

Professor

Ph.D.; Special and Inclusive Education

Resa Chandler

Assistant Professor

Ph.D.; Health & PE

Kelly Clark

Assistant Professor

Ph.D.; Special and Inclusive Education

David Claxton

Professor Emeritus

Ed.D.; Health & PE

Karena Cooper-Duffy

Professor

Ph.D.; Special Education

Sharon Dole

Professor Emeritus

Ph.D.; Special and Inclusive Education

Melissa Faetz

Instructor

M.A.Ed.; Elementary Education

Dan Grube

Associate Professor

Ph.D.; Director, Health & PE

Nicole Kaysing

Instructor

M.A., Health & PE

Kelly Kelley

Associate Professor

Ph.D., Special and Inclusive Education

Nancy Luke

Associate Professor

Ph.D.; Educational Technology

Sarah Meltzer

Assistant Professor

Ed.D.; Secondary Education

Justin Menickelli

Associate Professor

Ph.D.; Health & PE

Tom Oren

Professor Emeritus

Ph.D.; Special and Inclusive Education

Holly Henderson Pinter

Associate Professor

Ph.D.; Middle Grades Education

Marissa Ray

Assistant Professor

M.A.Ed., Special and Inclusive Education

Carrie Rogers

Associate Professor

Ph.D.; Elementary Education

Terry Rose

Assistant Professor

Ed.D.; Math Education

Charmion Rush

Assistant Professor

Ph.D., Special and Inclusive Education

Roya Scales

Professor

Ph.D.; Literacy Education

Alyssa Sinyard

Instructor

M.Ed.; Health and PE

Donald Sinyard

Instructor

M.Ed.; Health and PE

David Strahan

Professor Emeritus

Ed.D.; Taft B. Botner Distinguished Professor, Middle Grades Education

Amy Stringer

Assistant Professor

Ph.D., Health & PE

Adrienne Stuckey

Assistant Professor

Ph.D., Special and Inclusive Education

Jennifer Barrett-Tatum

Assistant Professor

Ph.D.; Literacy Education

Heidi Turlington

Instructor

M.A.Ed.; Health & PE

David Virtue

Professor

Ph.D.; Taft B. Botner Distinguished Professor

Thomas Watterson

Associate Professor

Ph.D., Health & PE

Keith West

Instructor

M.S., Health & PE

David Westling

Professor Emeritus

Ed.D.; Adelaide Worth Daniels Distinguished Professor, Special and Inclusive Education

Kim Winter

Professor

Ph.D.; CEAP Dean, Middle Grades Education

Bradley Witzet

Professor

Ph.D.; Adelaide Worth Daniels Distinguished Professor, Special and Inclusive Education

Support Staff

Name Position
Regina Aton Administrative Support Specialist
Susan Buchanan Administrative Support, University Participant Program
Alexandra Raxter University Participant Program
Kimberly Smith Administrative Support Associate
Steve Wargo Support Services Associate
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