Assistant Professor


Dr. Cliff Chestnutt is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Early Childhood through Secondary Education. Prior to pursuing his Ph.D., Dr. Chestnutt was a K-8 teacher and Math coach. Dr. Chestnutt's current teaching and research projects focus on High Leverage Teaching Practices, Culturally Responsive Mathematics, and Equity in Mathematics.

Education / Degrees

  • BS, Education, Salisbury University, 2000
  • M.Ed., Education Leadership, Georgia State University, 2005
  • Ed.S., Education Specialist, Georgia Southern University, 2010
  • Ph.D., Early Childhood and Elementary Mathematics, Georgia State University, 2017