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BEISSER, SALLY (1999), Professor of Education. B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Iowa State University.

FEJES, KATHY (1987), Professor of Education. B.S., M.Ed., M.S., University of New Orleans; Ph.D., Arizona State University.

GILLESPIE, CATHERINE (1996), Mary Baker Collier Endowed Chair, Professor of Education. B.A., M.Ed., Wellesley College; Ph.D., University of Tennessee.

MERIDETH, EUNICE M. (1989), Levitt Distinguished Professor and Associate Dean of the School of Education, Professor of Education. B.A., Iowa State University; M.A., Loras College; M. A., Ph.D., Iowa State University.

STENSRUD, ROBERT (1986), Professor of Education. B.A., Wartburg College; M.A., Ed.S., University of Northern Iowa; Ed.D., Drake University.

WESTBROOK, THOMAS S. (1989), Professor of Education. B.S., Tusculum College; M.S.E., Southern Illinois University; Ph.D., University of Iowa.

Associate Professors

DARNELL, DAVID F. (2003), Associate Professor of Education. B.M.E., University of Kansas; M.S., Ph.D., Iowa State University.

JOHNSON, JILL CATON (2003), Associate Professor of Education. B.A., M.A., University of Iowa; Ph.D., University of Minnesota.

LEUWERKE, WADE C. (2004), Associate Professor of Education. B.A., Gustavus Adolphus College; M.A., Ph.D., Southern Illinois University at Carbondale.

MCMAHILL, JANET M. (1987), Associate Professor of Education and Dean of the School of Education. B.F.A., M.S.E., Drake University; Ph.D., Iowa State University.

SMALL, MARY D. GAY (2005), Assistant Professor of Education. B.S., Creighton University; M.S., University of Nebraska-Omaha; Ph.D., University of Minnesota-Twin Cities.

WALKER, JANICE M. (2005), Associate Professor of Education. B.A., College of St. Scholastica; M.A., University of Northern Iowa; Ph.D., Iowa State University.

Assistant Professors

BRUINEKOOL, MATTHEW (1993), Assistant Professor and Director of the National Rehabilitation Institute. B.S., University of Iowa; M.S.E., Drake University; Ed.D., Drake University.

BUCKMILLER, THOMAS (2009), Assistant Professor of Education. B.A., Mount Marty College; M.Ed., Iowa State University; Ph.D., The Pennsylvania State University.

COOPER, ROBYN, M. (2010), Assistant Professor. B.S., M.Ed., University of Nevada-Las Vegas; Ph.D. Iowa State University.

COUVILLON, MICHAEL (2006), Assistant Professor of Education. B.S., University of Nebraska; M.E., Ph.D., University of North Texas.

DRAKE, THOMAS (2006), Clinical Assistant Professor of Education. B.A., Drake University; M.S.E., Drake University.

ERGUNER-TEKINALP, BENGU (2007), Assistant Professor of Education. B.S., M.S., Middle East Technical University; Ph.D., Auburn University.

FAIRBAIRN, SHELLEY (2007), Assistant Professor of Education. B.M.E., M.A., Oral Roberts University; Ph.D., University of Iowa.

JOHNSON, ERIC L. (2003), Assistant Professor of Education and Director of the Urban Education Program. B.A., B.S., M.A.A.S., M.E., Ph.D., Ohio State University.

KRUSE, JERRID W. (2010), Instructor. B.A. Augustana College; M.A.T. Iowa State University; A.B.D. Iowa State University.

SMITH-BRIGHT, ELAINE (2007), Clinical Assistant Professor of Education. B.S., Drake University; M.S., Iowa State University; Ed.D., Drake University.

WILDERMUTH, CHRISTINA (2010), Assistant Professor. B.A., Pontificia Universidade Catolica (Brazil); M.E. Bowling Green State University; M.A. The Ohio State University; Ed.D., Bowling Green State University.

Emeriti Professors

ADAMS, DONALD V., Professor Emeritus of Education.

BRAGG, DESMOND, Professor Emeritus of Education.

DYER, PRUDENCE, Professor Emerita of Education.

FELLERS, MARVIN, Associate Dean and Professor Emeritus of Education.

FISHER, JOSEPH A., Professor Emeritus of Education.

GERLOVICH, JACK A., Ellis and Nelle Levitt Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Education.

GREENWOOD, CHARLES S., Professor Emeritus of Education.

HAKANSON, EDWARD, Professor Emeritus of Education.

HEILMAN, CHARLES L., Professor Emeritus of Education.

JONES, JACK R., Professor Emeritus of Education.

JOSLIN, PAUL H., Professor Emeritus of Education.

KUKOWSKI, BEVERLY J., Associate Professor Emerita of Education.

LAIR, GEORGE, Dean and Professor Emeritus of Education.

MOON, DONALD, Associate Professor Emeritus of Education.

PANYAN, MARION V. Professor Emerita of Education

PUGH, RAY, Professor Emeritus of Education.

ROMIG, JAMES L., Dean, Iola E. Allbee Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Human Development and Learning, and Professor Emeritus of Education.

ROWLEY, CHARLES D., Professor Emeritus of Education.

TIEDEMAN, STUART, Professor Emeritus of Education.

WILLIAMS, HILDA LEE, Professor Emerita of Education.


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