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Undergraduate Catalog 2011

Faculty Details for Education

Chair

Eugene C. Schaffer
B.A., Temple University, 1968; M.Ed., 1971; Ph.D., 1975

Professors

Zane L. Berge
B.S., Rochester Institute of Technology, 1977; Ph.D., Michigan State University, 1988
JoAnn Crandall
B.A., Ohio University, 1965; M.A., University of Maryland, College Park, 1970; M.S., Georgetown University, 1974; Ph.D., 1982
Freeman A. Hrabowski, III
B.A., Hampton Institute, 1970; M.A., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1971; Ph.D., 1975
Sarah Shin
B.S., Cornell University, 1992; Ph.D., University of Michigan, 1998

Associate Professors

Diane M. Lee
B.S., Towson State University, 1970; M.A., University of Maryland, College Park, 1976; Ph.D., 1982
Mary S. Rivkin
B.A., Wellesley College, 1960; M.Ed., Western Washington State College, 1975; Ph.D., University of Maryland, College Park, 1985
Nancy R. Shelton
B.A., State University of New York at Albany, 1976; M.A., University of Florida, 1992; Ed.S., 1995; Ph.D., 2003
Sarah Shin
B.S., Cornell University, 1992; Ph.D., University of Michigan, 1998
Jonathan E. Singer
B.A., Brown University, 1988; M.A.T., Colgate University, 1992; Ph.D., University of Missouri, 1997
Patricia Young
B.F.A., New York Institute of Technology, 1985; M.S., California State University, Hayward, 1994; Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley, 1999

Assistant Professors

Cheryl North-Coleman
B.A., Towson University, 1993; M.Ed., 1999

Clinical Associate Professor

Susan M. Blunck
B.A., The University of Iowa, 1972; M.S., 1988; Ph.D., 1993
Sue Small
B.S., Miami University, 1962; M.Ed., 1964 Ed.D., University of Maryland, College Park, 1985
Greg Williams
B.A., Sociology, State University of New York at Plattsburgh, 1978; C.A.S., Guidance & Counseling, State University of Plattsburgh, 1980; M.S., Education, State University of Plattsburgh, 1980; Ed.D., Higher Education Administration, State University

Clinical Assistant Professors

John Nelson
B.A., University of Washington, 1965; M.A., University of California, Los Angeles, 1973; Ph.D., McGill University, 1980
Linda Oliva
B.S., University of Maryland, College Park, 1981; M.Ed., Boston University, 1984; Ed.D., 1993

Affiliate Professor

Phillip S. Sokolove
B.A., University of California, Berkeley, 1964; Ph.D., Harvard University, 1969

Affiliate Associate Professor

Ana MarĂ­a Schwartz
B.S., Barry University, 1966; M.Ed., Colorado State University, 1979; Ph.D., University of Maryland, College Park, 1992

Associate Professors Emeritus

Nita Barbour
Marvin Cook
B.S., Louisiana Polytechnic University, 1951; M.S., Texas A&M University, 1952; M.Th., Southern Methodist University, 1958; Ph.D., University of Maryland, College Park, 1969
David Young
B.A., The Ohio State University, 1958; M.A., 1962; Ed.D., Stanford University, 1967

PDS Coordinators

Deborah Bell
James Lindsay

Director of Student Services

Vickie Williams

Director of the Resource Center for Language and Culture

John Nelson
B.A., University of Washington, 1965; M.A., University of California, Los Angeles, 1973; Ph.D., McGill University, 1980

Coordinator of the Maryland Adult Literacy Resource Center

Katherine Ira

Clinical Instructor

Barbara Bourne
B.S., Springfield College, 1985; M.A., University of Maryland, Baltimore County, 1990
Eunju Chen Chung
Jerri Frick
B.S.Ed., Clarion University of Pennsylvania, 1994; M.Ed., Virginia State University, 2000; M.S., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 2001

Director of Professional Development Schools

Pamela Morgan

Research Assistant Professor

Beverly Bickel
B.A., Alternative Education Systems, Duke University, 1976; M.A., ESOL/Bilingual Education, University of Maryland, Baltimore County, 1994; Ph.D., Language, Literacy and Culture, University of Maryland, Baltimore County, 2005