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Academic Departments

The School of Education’s seven academic departments house academic programs, faculty research projects, and collaborative partnerships.

For general inquiries to all departments, please call 315.443.4752.

Counseling & Human Services

Melissa Luke, Dean's Professor
mmluke@syr.edu|315.443.5265
Melissa Luke

Cultural Foundations of Education

Alan Foley, Associate Professor; Chair of Cultural Foundations of Education
afoley@syr.edu|315.443.3343
Alan Foley

Higher Education

Cathy Engstrom, Associate Professor; Chair, Higher Education
cmengstr@syr.edu|315.443.4763
Cathy Engstrom

Instructional Design, Development & Evaluation

Jing Lei, Chair of IDD&E; Professor
jlei@syr.edu|315.443.1362
Jing Lei

Reading & Language Arts

Bong Gee Jang, Associate Professor
bojang@syr.edu|315.443.5186
Bong Gee Jang

Teaching & Leadership

Benjamin Dotger, Professor; Chair of Teaching & Leadership; Director, Center for Experiential Pedagogy and Practice
bdotger@syr.edu|315.443.1937
Benjamin Dotger

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