Assistant Professor

Biography

I graduated with a BA in English and History from Virginia Tech.  I then graduated with a MA in English/English Education from Virginia Commonwealth University.  I received my PhD from Old Dominion University in Curriculum and Instruction with a cognate in Library Science.  My research interests include Intellectual Freedom, advocacy for library programs, and the building of communities of practice within the library science academic community.

Education / Degrees

  • B.A., English/History, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 1975
  • M.A., English/English Education, Virginia Commonwealth University, 1982
  • PhD, Curriculum and Instruction, Old Dominion University, 2017
  • Courses Taught
  • Course Sections and Syllabi

    Spring 2020 Sections

    • MEDT-7455 (Selection and Materials) Section: E02
    • MEDT-7455 (Selection and Materials) Section: E03
    • MEDT-7469 (Superv of Schl Libr Media Prog) Section: N01
    • EDSI-9998 (Research for Doc Dissertation) Section: E02

    Fall 2019 Sections

    • MEDT-7451 (Admin of School Media Center) Section: E01
    • MEDT-7451 (Admin of School Media Center) Section: E02
    • MEDT-7461 (Instructional Design) Section: E03
    • EDSI-9998 (Research for Doc Dissertation) Section: E01

    Summer 2019 Sections

    • MEDT-6465 (Selection and Materials) Section: E02
    • MEDT-6465 (Selection and Materials) Section: E01
    • MEDT-7485 (Special Topics in Media) Section: E01
    • EDSI-9998 (Research for Doc Dissertation) Section: E01

    Spring 2019 Sections

    • MEDT-6465 (Selection and Materials) Section: E01
    • MEDT-6465 (Selection and Materials) Section: E02
    • MEDT-7461 (Instructional Design) Section: E03
    • EDSI-9998 (Research for Doc Dissertation) Section: E01

    Fall 2018 Sections

    • MEDT-6461 (Admin of School Media Center) Section: E01
    • MEDT-6461 (Admin of School Media Center) Section: E02
    • MEDT-7461 (Instructional Design) Section: E04
    • EDSI-9998 (Research for Doc Dissertation) Section: E01

    Summer 2018 Sections

    • MEDT-6465 (Selection and Materials) Section: E02
    • MEDT-6465 (Selection and Materials) Section: E01
    • MEDT-7485 (Special Topics in Media) Section: E01

    Spring 2018 Sections

    • MEDT-6465 (Selection and Materials) Section: E02
    • MEDT-6465 (Selection and Materials) Section: E01
    • MEDT-7461 (Instructional Design) Section: E03

    Fall 2017 Sections

    • EDUC-2120 (Exp Sociocult. Persp on Div Ed) Section: 02D
    • EDUC-2120 (Exp Sociocult. Persp on Div Ed) Section: 03D
    • MEDT-7461 (Instructional Design) Section: E03