Education Faculty

Our faculty in the School of Professional & Continuing Studies combines decades of professional expertise with teaching experience and scholarship to lead and mentor our students. This listing represents chairs, assistant chairs, full-time and adjunct faculty.

Some faculty with primary appointments in other schools of the University (e.g., Arts & Sciences, Law) may not appear in this listing, but their contact informaton can be found using the campus-wide directory search.

headshot of  Katherine (Kate) Maurer Cassada

Associate Professor, Education

Assistant Chair, Graduate Education - Educational Leadership & Policy Studies

Director, Center for Leadership in Education

Contact:
(804) 289-8754
headshot of  Laura M. Kuti

Assistant Professor, Education

Assistant Chair, Graduate Education - Teacher Education

Member, SPCS Speakers Bureau


Specialties:
  • English as a Second Language (ESL)
  • Role of ESL in Schools
Contact:
(804) 287-6621
headshot of  Tom J. Shields

Associate Dean, Academic & Student Affairs

Associate Professor, Education

Program Chair, Graduate Education

Associate Professor, Leadership Studies

School Liaison, AFAC

Member, SPCS Speakers Bureau

Adjunct Instructor, Executive Education


Specialties:
  • Educational Leadership
  • School & Housing Segregation
  • Changing Demographics in RVA
  • Ethics & Leadership
Contact:
(804) 289-8524
headshot of  Patricia C. Abrams

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Education

Contact:
(804) 289-8133
headshot of  Susan B. Albaugh

Adjunct Instructor, Education

Contact:
(804) 289-8427
headshot of  Mark R. Allan

Adjunct Associate Professor, Education

Contact:
(804) 289-8427
headshot of  Beverly B. Allen-Hardy

University Supervisor, Education

Contact:
(804) 484-1584

Leadership Supervisor, Education

Contact:
(804) 290-8133

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Education

Contact:
(804) 289-8133
headshot of  Lynne M. Bland

Adjunct Instructor, Education

Contact:
(804) 289-8432
headshot of  Kitty Jean Boitnott

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Education

Contact:
(804) 289-8427
headshot of  Scott E. Bray

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Education

Contact:
(804) 289-8133

Adjunct Instructor, Education

Contact:
headshot of  Sarah Beth Calveric

Adjunct Associate Professor, Education

Contact:
(804) 287-1899
headshot of  Karen R. Carpenter

Leadership Supervisor, Education

Contact:
(804) 289-8133

Adjunct Instructor, Education

Contact:
(804) 289-8133
headshot of  Brenda F. Cowlbeck

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Education

Contact:
(804) 289-8427

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Education

Contact:
(804) 289-8133
headshot of  Joe A. Douglas

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Education

Contact:
(804) 289-8133
headshot of  Matthew J. Edinger

Adjunct Professor, Education

Contact:
(804) 289-8427
headshot of  Lyle Elton Evans

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Education

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Human Resource Management

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Nonprofit Studies

Member, AFAC

Contact:
(804) 289-8133
headshot of  Harold  Fitrer

Adjunct Associate Professor, Education

Adjunct Associate Professor, Nonprofit Studies

Contact:
(804) 287-8427
headshot of  Daniel J. Geary

Adjunct Professor, Education

Adjunct Professor, Human Resource Management

Contact:
(804) 289-8133

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Education

Contact:
(804) 289-8133
headshot of  William (Rich) R. Hall Jr.

Adjunct Professor, Education

Contact:
(804) 289-8427

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Education

Contact:
804-513-8982
headshot of  Ma'asehyahu  Isra-Ul

Adjunct Instructor, Education

Contact:
(804) 289-8427
headshot of  Decardra L. Jackson

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Education

Contact:
(804) 289-8427
headshot of  Dana R. Jackson

Assistant Professor, Education

Director of Clinical Practice, Educational Leadership & Policy Studies

Contact:
(804) 289-8404

Adjunct Instructor, Education

Contact:
(804) 289-8428
headshot of  Sandra  Justice

Student Teacher Supervisor, Education

Contact:
(804) 289-8133
headshot of  Wendy C. Krickovic

Student Teacher Supervisor, Education

Contact:
(804) 289-8133
headshot of  Erik Klejs Laursen

Adjunct Associate Professor, Education

Member, AFAC

Contact:
(804) 289-8133

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Education

Contact:
(804) 289-8133

Leadership Supervisor, Education

Contact:
headshot of  John B. McGinty

Student Teacher Supervisor, Education

Contact:
(804) 289-8133

Leadership Supervisor, Education

Contact:
(804) 289-8427
headshot of  Lisa L. Micou

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Education

Contact:
(804) 289-8428
headshot of  David A. Myers

Adjunct Associate Professor, Education

Contact:
(804) 289-8428
headshot of  Autumn Nicole Nabors

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Education

Instructor, Joan Oates Institute

Contact:
(804) 287-1899

Adjunct Instructor, Education

Contact:
(804) 289-8133
headshot of  Samuel (Sam) E. Perry Jr.

Adjunct Professor, Education

Contact:
(804) 289-8428

Adjunct Instructor, Education

Contact:
(804) 289-8427

Student Teacher Supervisor, Education

Contact:
(804) 289-8133
headshot of  Karen Work Richardson

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Education

Contact:
(804) 289-8133
headshot of  Wendell Charles Roberts

Adjunct Associate Professor, Education

Contact:
(804) 289-8133
headshot of  Cynthia  Robinson Carney

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Education

Contact:
(804) 484-1584

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Education

Contact:
(804) 289-8133
headshot of  Elizabeth (Liz) Alice Siebers

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Education

Supervisor of Student Teaching, Education

Contact:
(804) 289-8427
headshot of  Bob  Spires

Associate Professor, Education

Member, SPCS Speakers Bureau


Specialties:
  • Human Trafficking & NGO Efforts to Address Trafficking
  • Disadvantaged Youth in Asia & Africa
  • Socio-psychological Processes Impacting Educators
Contact:
(804) 289-8431

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Education

Contact:
(804) 289-8427
headshot of  Beth N. Teigen

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Education

Contact:
(804) 289-8431
headshot of  Paul  Vecchione

Adjunct Associate Professor, Education

Contact:
(804) 289-8427
headshot of  Paul  Vecchione

Adjunct Associate Professor, Education

Contact:
(804) 289-8427
headshot of  R. Dionne  Ward

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Education


Specialties:
  • Cultivating School Leadership from Within
  • Compelling Classroom Practices to Disrupt Poverty
  • Preparing Students for Success as a School Leader
  • Empowering Your Team as a Leader
  • Building a Culture of Acceptable Student Voice
Contact:
(804) 289-8754

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Education

Contact:
(804) 289-8133
headshot of  Jamelle S. Wilson

Dean, School of Professional & Continuing Studies

Professor, Education

Member, SPCS Speakers Bureau


Specialties:
  • Organizational Leadership
  • School Leadership
  • Assessment in Public Education
  • Contemporary Issues in Public Education
Contact:
(804) 289-8135
headshot of  Chantea R. Wright

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Education

Contact:
(804) 289-8427