Academic Departments

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

Counseling & Human Services

Derek Seward, Associate Professor; Chair of Counseling and Human Services|315.443.9623
Derek Seward
Sindy Pitts, Secretary / Office Coordinator|315.443.2266

Cultural Foundations of Education

Alan Foley, Associate Professor; Chair of Cultural Foundations of Education|315.443.3343
Alan Foley
Maryann Barker, Office Coordinator|315.443.3343
Maryann Barker

Higher Education

Dawn Johnson, Chair of Higher Education; Associate Professor|315.443.3130
Dawn Johnson
Lisa Battalino, Office Coordinator|315-443-4763
Lisa Battalino

Instructional Design, Development & Evaluation

Jing Lei, Chair of IDD&E; Professor|315.443.1362
Jing Lei
Rebecca Pettit, Office Coordinator|315.443.3703

Reading & Language Arts

Zaline Roy-Campbell, Associate Professor; Chair, Reading and Language Arts|315.443.8194
Zaline Roy-Campbell
Cleopatra Benitez, Office Coordinator|315.443.4755
Cleopatra Benitez

Teaching & Leadership

Benjamin Dotger, Professor; Chair of Teaching & Leadership|315.443.1937
Benjamin Dotger
Jeanne Schmidt, Assistant to T&L Department Chair|315.443.1468
Jeanne Schmidt
Michelle Mondo, Office Coordinator|315.443.2685
Michelle Mondo
Holley Musak, Office Coordinator|315.443.9659

Rows of seated students at School of Education graduation