Faculty & Staff

Curriculum & Instruction

Administration

Robin Dada, Ph.D.
Department Head & Professor, Curriculum & Instruction

Dana Atwood-Blaine, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Elementary Education & Coordinator, Elementary Education Graduate Program
Instructor, Literacy Education
Sarah Bryans-Bongey
Associate Professor, Instructional Technology
Stanley Ebede, Ed.D.
Program Manager and Student Support Coordinator, Teach Waterloo
Laura Edwards
Assistant Professor, Elementary Education
Lynne Ensworth, M.A.
Instructor, Elementary Education
Heather Ferden, M.A.
Instructor, Literacy Education
Linda Fitzgerald, Ph.D.
Professor Emerita, Early Childhood Education
Magdalena (Magda) Galloway, M.A.
Instructor, Instructional Technology
Nandita Gurjar, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Literacy Education
Gloria Kirkland Holmes, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Early Childhood Education
Jodi Johnson, M.A.
Instructor, Elementary Education
Farah Kashef, M.A.
Faculty Technology Integration Specialist, College of Education & Instructor, Instructional Technology
Marcia Klinefelter, M.A.E.
Instructor, Literacy Education
Kathy Konrardy
Secretary III
Karla Krueger, Ed.D.
Associate Professor, School Library Studies
Mason Kuhn, Ed.D.
Assistant Professor, Elementary Education
Brenda Hite Lage, M.A.E.
Instructor, Literacy Education
Taraneh Matloob Haghanikar, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Literacy Education
Linda McCartney, M.A.
Instructor, Elementary Education
Shuaib Meacham, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Literacy Education
Sohyun Meacham, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Literacy Education & Coordinator, Ed.D C&I ISA
Sarah Montgomery, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Elementary Education
Marine Papanyan
Instructor, Elementary Education
Allison Pattee, M.A.
Instructor, Early Childhood Education & Coordinator, Child Development Center
Marc Renning, M.A.E.
Instructor, Elementary Education & Coordinator, 2+2 Elementary Education B.A. Program
Kathleen Schuhmacher, M.A.
Instructor, Literacy Education
Brandy Smith, Ed.D.
Instructor, Curriculum & Instruction
Denise Tallakson, M.Ed.
Instructor, Elementary Education
David Tallakson, M.A.
Instructor, Literacy Education
Joan Bessman Taylor, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, School Library Studies & Coordinator, School Library Studies Graduate Program
Deborah Tidwell Ph.D.
Interim Director, Jacobson Center for Comprehensive Literacy; Program Coordinator, Doctorate in Education (Ed.D.) Program; Professor, Literacy Education
Deanne Ubben
Secretary II, Curriculum & Instruction
Jill Uhlenberg
Professor Emerita & Instructor, Early Childhood Education
Sarah Vander Zanden, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Literacy Education & Director, UNI Literacy Clinic & Coordinator, Literacy Education Graduate Program
Beth Dykstra VanMeeteren, Ed.D.
Director, Regents' Center for Early Developmental Education & Associate Professor, Literacy Education
Jason Vetter, M.A.
Instructor, Instructional Technology
Irenea Walker Staff Photo
Assistant Professor, Elementary Education
Carolyn Weber, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Middle Level Education & Coordinator, Undergraduate Middle Level Education Dual Major Program
Alisa Weeks
Secretary II
Timothy Weih, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Literacy Education
Abby Weiland
Instructor, Literacy Education
Nancy White, M.A.E.
Instructor, Literacy Education
Betty Zan
Associate Professor, Early Childhood Education & Coordinator, Early Childhood Education Graduate Program
Leigh E. Zeitz, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Instructional Technology & Coordinator, Instructional Technology Graduate Program