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Dean’s Office

Name Title Website Email
Abernathy, Mr. Stephen Development Officer   spabernathy@ua.edu
Ballard, Dr. Rebecca Coordinator of College and Alumni Relations/Scholarship   rebecca.ballard@ua.edu
Barnes, Ms. Nina Technology Support Assistant   nbarnes@ua.edu
Bonner, Ms. Deb Financial Affairs Accounting Specialist   dbonner@ua.edu
Cooper, Ms. Jamaica CrossingPoints Employee   jcooper1@ua.edu
Lammon, Ms. Vicky Events Coordinator   vevangelou@ua.edu
Gilbert, Ms. Shari Clinical Instructor, Assessment and edTPA   sagilbert@ua.edu
Hlebowitsh, Dr. Peter S. Dean and Professor, Educational Leadership, Policy, and Technology Studies   phlebowitsh@ua.edu
Jones, Ms. Melissa Financial Affairs Accounting Assistant   majones12@ua.edu
King, Mr. Spencer Computer Support Tech III   spking@ua.edu
McCool, Ms. Leah Dean’s Office Administrative Specialist   lbmccool@ua.edu
O’Rear, Ms. Melanie Dean’s Office Operations Coordinator   melanie.orear@ua.edu
Powe, Ms. Patricia Director of Financial Affairs   pppowe@ua.edu
Sellers, Ms. Tracie Technology Support Services Manager   tsellers@ua.edu
Simpson, Ms. Felicia Service Grant Writer/School Partnership Coordinator   fmsimpson@ua.edu
Wade, Ms. Elizabeth Financial Affairs Accounting Assistant   eswade@ua.edu
Wilson, Dr. Elizabeth K “Liza” Senior Associate Dean and Professor, Secondary Social Studies Education/Reading   ewilson@ua.edu

Student Services

Name Title Website Email
Alsobrook, Ms. Melinda Clinical Experiences, Program Assistant/, Consortium for Overseas Student Teaching (COST) Assistant   malsobrook@ua.edu
Brown, Dr. Tammy C. Director of Field Experiences and Clinical Practice/Coordinator, Consortium for Overseas Student Teaching (COST) /Clinical Associate Professor   tammy.c.brown@ua.edu 
Brown, Ms. Amanda Clinical Experiences, Office Associate II   atbrown6@ua.edu
Bryant, Ms. Dawn Student Services/Coordinator Graduate Admissions & Certification   debryant@ua.edu
Carroll, Ms. Margie Student Services/Certification Office Associate Senior   mcarroll2@ua.edu
Chapman, Ms. Jacky Student Services/Certification Program Assistant   jachapman1@ua.edu
Compton, Ms. Bethany CrossingPoints Employee/Clinical Experiences   bcompton@ua.edu
Hardin, Dr. James Clinical Assistant Professor, Technology Applications & Assessment Systems   jhardin@ua.edu
Heard, Ms. Lynn Registrar & Assistant Certification Officer   elheard@ua.edu
Hyche, Ms. Brittney Clinical Experiences, Office Associate II   blhyche@ua.edu 
Lancaster, Ms. Jill Academic Advisor and Associate Registrar   jolancas@ua.edu
Lee, Mr. Christopher Academic Advisor   ctlee@ua.edu 
Logsdon, Ms. Pam Coordinator of Graduate Advising   pflogsdon@CCS.ua.edu
McHargh, Dr. Carlton R Director, Rec Programs and Alternative Certification   mchargh@ua.edu 
McQueen, Ms. Jackie Administrative Specialist to Associate Dean for Student Services and Certification   jmcqueen@ua.edu
Miles, Ms. Tamara Academic Advisor   tamiles@ua.edu
Wetzel, Dr. Kathy Shaver Associate Dean for Student Services and Certification; Clinical Professor, Special Education kwetzel@ua.edu

Curriculum and Instruction

Name Title Website Email
       
Brown, Dr. Tammy C. Clinical Associate Professor, C&I   tammy.c.brown@ua.edu
Callahan, Dr. Cory Associate Professor, Secondary Social Science Education   cwcallahan@ua.edu
Coleman, Dr, Julianne Associate Professor, Elementary Literacy Education (Program Coordinator)   jucoleman@ua.edu
       
Fowler, Dr. Lisa Clinical Associate Professor, Elementary Education   mfowler@ua.edu
Hawkins, Ms. Rosetta Elementary Programs Office   rhhawkins@ua.edu
Hodges, Dr. Tracey S. Assistant Professor, Elementary Education/Literacy thodges.people.ua.edu thodges@ua.edu
Hooper, Dr. Alison Assistant Professor, Early Childhood Education   alhooper2@ua.edu
Hubbard, Dr. Janie Associate Professor, Elementary Social Studies   hubba018@ua.edu
Hutner, Dr. Todd Assistant Professor, Secondary Science   tlhutner@ua.edu
Johnson, Dr. Latrise Associate Professor, Secondary English Language Arts   lpjohnson5@ua.edu
Kerch, Dr. Cailin Clinical Assistant Professor    
Langford, Ms. Rebecca (Becca) Program Assistant, Curriculum and Instruction   relangford@ua.edu
Mantero, Dr. Miguel Professor, Educational Linguistics   mmantero@ua.edu
Matherson, Dr. Lisa Clinical Assistant Professor, Secondary Social Science & Live Text FEM Coordinator   lhmatherson@ua.edu
Saclarides, Dr. Stephanie Assistant Professor, Elementary Math Education   essaclarides@ua.edu
Shemwell, Dr. Jonathan Associate Professor, Science Education   jtshemwell@ua.edu
       
Smith, Mr. Stephen Office Associate Senior   slsmith13@ua.edu
Spector, Dr. Karen Associate Professor, Secondary Education Language Arts kspector@ua.edu
Suh, Dr. Jee Kyung Assistant Professor, Elementary Science Education   jksuh@ua.edu
Sunal, Dr. Cynthia Department Head/ Professor, Social Studies Ed. & Elementary Ed.   cvsunal@ua.edu
Sunal, Dr. Dennis Professor, Secondary Science Education   dwsunal@ua.edu
Swain, Dr. Holly Clinical Assistant Professor, Early Childhood & Elementary Education hhswain@ua.edu
Wells, Ms. Amanda Office Associate   ajwells1@ua.edu
Yazan, Dr. Bedrettin Assistant Professor, Secondary Language Acquisition and Teaching yazan.people.ua.edu byazan@ua.edu
Zelkowski, Dr. Jeremy Associate Professor, Secondary Mathematics Education   jzelkowski@ua.edu

Educational Leadership, Policy, and Technology Studies

Name Title Website Email
Adams, Dr. Natalie G. Professor, Educational Leadership and Foundations of Education and Director, New College   nadams@ua.edu
Atkinson, Dr. Becky Associate Professor, Educational Leadership and Foundations of Education   atkin014@ua.edu
Ballard, Ms. Laura Social & Cultural Studies, Instructional Technology, & Nurse Educator EdD   lballard@ua.edu
Benson, Dr. Angela Professor, Instructional Technology   abenson@ua.edu
Bray, Dr. Nathaniel Professor, Higher Education Administration and Associate Director, Education Policy Center nbray@ua.edu
Breaux, Dr. Arleene P. Clinical Associate Professor, Higher Education apbreaux@ua.edu
Bynum, Dr. Yvette P Clinical Assistant Professor, Educational Administration (Program Coordinator)   ypbynum@ua.edu
Denham, Dr. Andre Associate Professor, Instructional Technology   adenham@ua.edu
Erevelles, Dr. Nirmala Professor, Educational Leadership and Foundations of Education   nerevell@ua.edu
Freeman, Ms. Marylee Executive Ed.D. Program Specialist   msfreeman@ua.edu
Holley, Dr. Karri Professor, Higher Education Administration kaholley@ua.edu
Hutcheson, Dr. Philo Professor, Higher Education   pahutcheson@ua.edu
Johnson, Jr, Dr. Bob L. Professor, Educational Leadership   bljohnson7@ua.edu
Katsinas, Dr. Stephen G. Director, Education Policy Center and Professor, Higher Education Administration   katsinas@ua.edu
Kilgo, Dr. Cindy Ann Assistant Professor, Higher Education Administration   cakilgo@ua.edu
Laanan, Dr. Frankie Santos Department Head and Professor, Higher Education laanan.people.ua.edu laanan@ua.edu
Major, Dr. Claire Howell Professor, Higher Education Administration   cmajor@ua.edu
Mann, Dr. Bryan Assistant Professor, Education Policy and Foundations   bamann1@ua.edu
McKnight, Dr. Doug Professor, Educational Leadership and Foundations of Education   dmcknigh@ua.edu
Mendiola, Dr. Brenda Director, Alabama Superintendents’ Academy and Clinical Associate Professor, Educational Administration bjmendiola@ua.edu
Mitchell, Dr. Roxanne Associate Professor, Educational Administration   rmmitchell@ua.edu
Mobley, Jr., Dr. Steve D. Assistant Professor, Higher Education Administration   sdmobley@ua.edu
Petrovic, Dr. John E. Professor, Educational Leadership and Foundations of Education jpetrovic.people.ua.edu petrovic@ua.edu
       
Rice, Dr. Margaret Associate Professor, Instructional Technology   mrice@ua.edu
Smith, Ms. Donna Office Associate II   dbsmith@ua.edu
Sun, Dr. Jing Ping Associate Professor, Educational Leadership   jsun22@ua.edu
Tomlinson, Dr. Stephen Professor, Educational Leadership and Foundations of Education stomlins@ua.edu
Westbrook, Dr. Philip Clinical Professor, Educational Administration   ptwestbrook@ua.edu
Williams, Ms. Vanessa Program Assistant, ELPTS   willi077@ua.edu
Williams., Dr. Krystal L. Assistant Professor, Higher Education   krystal.l.williams@ua.edu
Wright, Dr. Vivian Professor, Instructional Technology   vwright@ua.edu

Educational Studies in Psychology, Research Methodology, and Counseling

Adkins, Dr. Melinda Clinical Assistant Professor, School Psychology   mjadkins@ua.edu
Baltrinic, Dr. Eric Assistant Professor, Counselor Education   erbaltrinic@ua.edu
Bloomfield, Dr. Bradley Assistant Professor, School Psychology   bsbloomfield@ua.edu
Britnell, Dr. Heather Clinical Assistant Professor, School Psychology   hbritnell@ua.edu
Burnham, Dr. Joy Professor, Counselor Education & Director, International Programs   jburnham@ua.edu
Choi, Dr. Youn-Jeng Assistant Professor, Measurement and Evaluation ychoi.people.ua.edu ychoi26@ua.edu
Cohen, Dr. Daniel Assistant Professor, School Psychology   drcohen1@ua.edu
Cook, Dr. Ryan Assistant Professor, Clinical Mental Health Counseling   rmcook@ua.edu
Derriso, Dr. Anthony Clinical Assistant Professor, Educational Psychology   acderriso@ua.edu
Fye, Dr. Heather Assistant Professor, Counselor Education   hjfye@ua.edu
Gibson, Ms. Suzanne Office Associate II   swgibson3@ua.edu
Giesen, Dr. Judy Coordinator of Accreditation, Assessment, and Reporting Support/Clinical Professor, Educational Research jgiesen@ua.edu
Godfrey, Dr. Ann Associate Teaching Professor, Educational Research   agodfrey@ua.edu
Guyotte, Dr. Kelly Assistant Professor, Qualitative Research kwguyotte.people.ua.edu kwguyotte@ua.edu
Han, Dr. Hyemin Assistant Professor, Educational Psychology/Neuroscience   hhan19@ua.edu
Harris, Ms. Michelle Office Associate II   mlharris11@ua.edu
       
Hughey-Surman, Dr. Stacy Clinical Associate Professor, Educational Research   ssurman@ua.edu
Kuntz, Dr. Aaron Department Head/ Professor, Educational Research amkuntz.people.ua.edu amkuntz@ua.edu
Lawson, Dr. Michael A. Associate Professor, Educational Research   malawson1@ua.edu
Li, Dr. Wei Assistant Professor, Quantitative Research   wli59@ua.edu
Lu, Dr. Junfei Assistant Professor, Rehabilitation Counseling   jlu27@ua.edu
Ma, Dr. Wenchao Assistant Professor, Quantitative Research wenchaoma.people.ua.edu wma9@ua.edu
Mills, Dr. Jamie D. Associate Professor, Educational Research   jmills@ua.edu
Morett, Dr. Laura Assistant Professor, Neuroscience/Educational Psychology   lmorett@ua.edu
Mugoya, George Associate Professor, Counselor Education   gmugoya@ua.edu
Preast, Dr. June Assistant Professor, School Psychology   jlpreast@ua.edu
Schumacker, Dr. Randall E. Professor, Educational Research schumacker.ua.edu rschumacker@ua.edu
Shelton, Dr. Stephanie Anne Assistant Professor, Educational Research sashelton.people.ua.edu sashelton@ua.edu
Soylu, Dr. Firat Assistant Professor, Educational Psychology/Neuroscience   fsoylu@ua.edu
Thoma, Dr. Stephen Professor, Educational Psychology/Neuroscience (Program Coordinator)   sthoma@ua.edu
Tomek, Dr. Sara Elizabeth Associate Professor, Educational Research (Program Coordinator)   stomek@ua.edu
Vaughans, Dr. Doris Clinical Assistant Professor, Counselor Education   dcvaughans@ua.edu
Walker, Dr. David Ian Associate Professor, Educational Psychology   diwalker@ua.edu
Wind, Dr. Stefanie A. Assistant Professor, Measurement and Evaluation   swind@ua.edu

Kinesiology

Name Title Website Email
Gordon, Ms. Christy Program Assistant, Kinesiology   gordo016@ua.edu
Burttram, Mr. Ford Head Coach Men’s Wheelchair Basketball   jburttram@ua.edu ;jsburttramjr@ua.edu 
Curtner-Smith, Dr. Matthew Professor, Sport Pedagogy   mdsmith@ua.edu
Enquist, Mr. Evan Clinical Instructor and Head Coach, Wheelchair Teams   eaenquist@ua.edu
Esco, Dr. Michael Associate Professor of Exercise Science   mresco@ua.edu
Fedewa, Dr. Michael Assistant Professor, Exercise Science   mvfedewa@ua.edu
Geary, Dr. Colleen Clinical Assistant Professor, Exercise Science (Program Coordinator)   clgeary@ua.edu
Hardin, Dr. Brent Executive Director of Adapted Athletics and Associate Professor, Adapted Sport Pedagogy bhardin@ua.edu
Hynes, Mr. Ryan Head Coach, Woman’s Wheelchair Basketball   rahynes@ua.edu
Lingyte, Ms. Karolina Assistant Coach, Women’s Wheelchair Basketball Team   klingyte@ua.edu
Macdonald, Dr. Hayley Assistant Professor, Exercise Science   hvmacdonald@ua.edu
Morgan, Ms. Neika Instructor    
Richardson, Dr. Mark Professor, Exercise Science   mtrichar@ua.edu
Sinelnikov, Dr. Oleg Associate Professor, Sport Pedagogy (Program Coordinator)   osinelnikov@ua.edu
Stran, Dr. Margaret Associate Director of Adapted Athletics and Clinical Assistant Professor, Adapted Athletics mstran@ua.edu
Teeter, Ms. Kassie Operations Coordinator, Adapted Athetics   kllipscomb@ua.edu
Vincent, Dr. John Professor, Sport Management (Program Coordinator)   vincent@ua.edu
Williams, Dr. Dylan Assistant Professor Sport Management   dpwilliams@ua.edu
Winchester, Dr. Lee Assisant Professor, Exercise Science website ljwinchester@ua.edu
Wingo, Dr. Jonathan E Department Head/ Associate Professor, Exercise Science   jwingo@ua.edu 
Woodruff, Dr. Elizabeth “Libba” Clinical Assistant Professor, Sport Pedagogy (PETE Program Coordinator)   ewoodruff@ua.edu
Wright, Mr. Will Clinical Lecturer and Strength and Conditioning Coach   wcwright3@ua.edu

Music Education

Name Title Website Email
Bannerman, Dr. Julie Visiting Assistant Professor   jbannerman@ua.edu
Coleman, Mr. Randall Associate Professor and Associate Director of Bands   rocoleman@ua.edu
Hancock, Dr. Carl B. Professor, Music Education   chancock@ua.edu
Latimer, Dr. Marvin Department Head/ Associate Professor, Music Education   melatimerjr@ua.edu
Latimer, Ms. Marion Adjunct Instructor, Music Education   mlatimer1@ua.edu
McGuire, Dr. Kenneth Associate Professor, Music Education   kmcguire@ua.edu
Motley, Dr. Khristi Adjunct Instructor, Music Education    
Ozzello, Dr. Kenneth B. Professor and Director of Bands   kozzello@MUSIC.ua.edu
Westbrook, Ms. Jessica Office Associate Senior   jwestbrook@ua.edu
Witt, Dr. Anne Instructor, Music Education   acwitt@ua.edu

Special Education and Multiple Abilities

Name Title Website Email
Akamoglu, Dr. Yusuf Assistant Professor, Early Childhood Special Education   yakamoglu@ua.edu
Barnard-Brak, Dr. Lucy Associate Professor, Autism   lbarnardbrak@ua.edu
Benner, Dr. Gregory O’Sullivan Professor, Implementation Science   benner@ua.edu
Burgess, Ms. Lisa M. Clinical Instructor, Multiple Abilities Program   lmburgess1@ua.edu
Burnett, Ms. Amy CrossingPoints Paraeducator   aburnett1@ua.edu
Byrd, Ms. DeAna Cllinical Instructor, Alabama Positive Behavior Support Office   dhbyrd@ua.edu 
Cawley, Dr. Ashley H. Clinical Assistant Professor, Special Education and Multiple Abilities   ahperry@ua.edu
Donovan, Dr. Carol Professor, Literacy Education/Co-Director, Belser Parton Literacy Center   cdonovan@ua.edu
English, Ms. Heather CrossingPoints Office Associate   henglish1@ua.edu
Garcia-Grau, Dr. Pau Post-Doc/Visiting Scientist   pgarciagrau@ua.edu
Jolivette, Dr. Kristine Paul W. and Mary Harmon Bryant Professor   jolivette@ua.edu
Jolly, Dr. Jennifer Associate Professor, Gifted and Talented   jljolly1@ua.edu
Maughn, Ms. Sharon Clinical Instructor, MAP   smaughn@ua.edu
McCutchen, Mr. Dooley CrossingPoints Paraeducator   dmccutchen@ua.edu
McDaniel, Dr. Sara Associate Professor, Collaborative Special Education and Director, Alabama Positive Behavior Support Office (APBSO)   scmcdaniel@ua.edu
       
McLeod, Dr. Ragan Assistant Professor, Early Childhood Special Education (Program Coordinator)   rhmcleod@ua.edu
McWilliam, Dr. Robert “Robin” Department Head/ Professor, Special Education and Multiple Abilities   ramcwilliam@ua.edu
Mutua, Dr. Kagendo Professor, Severe & Profound Disabilities & Transition (Program Coordinator)   kmutua@ua.edu
Myrick, Dr. John Clinical Assistant Professor, Special Education and Multiple Abilities   myric004@ua.edu
Newman, Dr. Jane Associate Professor, Gifted and Talented Education (Program Coordinator)   jnewman2@ua.edu
       
       
Sanders, Dr. Sara Post-Doc Fellow   ssander1@ua.edu
Schlichter, Dr. Carol Professor Emerita, MAP   cschlich@ua.edu
Swoszowski, Dr. Nicole Associate Professor MAP (Program Coordinator) and Co-Director, Belser Parton Literacy Center nswosz@ua.edu
       
Watkins, Dr. Laci Assistant Professor, Special Education   lwatkins2@ua.edu
Williamson, Dr. Amy Coordinator, CrossingPoints Program   amwilliamson@ua.edu

Office of Research and Service

Name Title Website Email
Apperson, Mr. Allen Assistant Van Driver, Alabama Science in Motion   boanaro@aol.com
Banks, Ms. Marlane Program Assistant, AMSTI   mcbanks3@ua.edu
Barron, Ms. Tami UA In-Service Center Administrative Support Secretary   tbarron@ua.edu 
Bell, Ms. Dorothy 7-12 Math Specialist, Alabama Math, Science, & Technology Initiative (AMSTI)   dmbell2@ua.edu
Blank, Mr. Michael Assistant Materials Manager, AMSTI   mblank@bama.ua.edu
       
Bowers, Ms. Tricia 3-5 Math Specialist, AMSTI   lobowers@ua.edu
Burkhalter, Ms. Debra Office Associate II, AMSTI   daburkhalter@ua.edu
Burroughs, Mr Greg Part-time Materials Worker AMSTI   gregcburroughs@gmail.com
Byrd, Ms. Margaret (Meg) Rankin 5-7 Math Specialist, AMSTI   ranki002@ua.edu
Chandler, Mr. Joseph Part-time Materials Worker, AMSTI   jdchandler1@bama.ua.edu
Clark, Ms. Lisa M. Biology Specialist, Science in Motion   lclark@ua.edu
Colburn, Ms. Kathy K-2 Education Specialist, AMSTI   kmcolburn@ua.edu
Cork, Mr. Phil Part-time Materials Worker, AMSTI    
Cork, Ms. Ann Part-time Materials Worker, AMSTI   spcork@bama.ua.edu
Covin, Ms. Julie Physics Specialist, Science in Motion   jhcovin@ua.edu
Craddick, Dr. Douglas Post-Doc Fellow, Office of Evaluation    
Daly, Ms. Anna 3-5 Science Specialist, AMSTI   adaly2@ua.edu
Deason, Ms. Michelle Program Specialist, Office of International Progams   cdeason@ua.edu
Doughty, Ms. Rita Evaluation Project Manager   rrdoughty@ua.edu
Fitzgerald, Ms. Lisa Office Associate Senior/PD Coordinator, AMSTI   lgfitzgerald@ua.edu
Gladden, Ms. Teresa Senior Accountant, Office of Research and Service   tgladden@ua.edu
Hamner, Dr. Karl Clinical Associate Professor, Educational Research and
Director, Office of Evaluation Research and School Improvement
khamner@ua.edu
Hardy, Dr. David E. Associate Dean for Research and Service and Associate Professor, Higher Education Administration dhardy@ua.edu
Harrison, Dr. Andre’ Director, AdvancED   alharrison4@ua.edu
Heaton, Ms. Dana K-2 Math Specialist, AMSTI   djheaton@ua.edu
Hewitt, Ms. Ann Administrator Specialist, AMSTI   amhewitt@ua.edu
Hicks, Ms. Darlene Capps Accounting Assistant, Office of Research and Service   dcapps@ua.edu
Jackson, Mr. Johnny Part-time Materials Worker, AMSTI   jhjackson2@ua.edu
Jackson, Ms. Myra 6-8 Science Specialist, AMSTI   mjjackson1@ua.edu
Lewis, Ms. Angela UA In-Service Center Office Associate II   allewis6@ua.edu
Lewis, Ms. Renita Acountant 1   rnlewis@ua.edu
Mayben, Dr. Robert Instructional Technology Specialist, Technology in Motion   rmayben@ua.edu
McGee, Ms. Sara Project Administrator, Alabama Math, Science & Technology Initiative (AMSTI)   smcgee@ua.edu
Nalu, Ms. Nicolette 3-5 Math Specialist, AMSTI    
Norris, Ms. Gina Administrative Assistant, AdvancED   gnorris@advanc-ed.org
Rickard, Mr. Garry Associate Director, AdvancED   grickard@advanc-ed.org
Rodgers-Farris, Ms. Sierra Evaluation Assistant   serodgers@ua.edu
Rose, Ms. Kristin Part-time Materials Worker, AMSTI   krose11478989@gmail.com
Shorter, Dr. Jennifer Post-Doc Fellow, Office of Evaluation    
Smith, Mr. Brian Materials Manager, AMSTI   blsmith5@ua.edu
Smith, Ms. Lisa Assistant Project Administrator, AMSTI   lsmith1@ua.edu
Stone, Mr. Clay CrossingPoints Teacher   cdstone1@ua.edu
Wilson, Mr. Dean Chemistry Specialist, Science in Motion    

McLure Library

Name Title Website Email
Bond, Mr. Dagan Library Assistant   dcbond@ua.edu
Chapman, Ms. Karen Director of Branch Library Services/Professor    kchapman@ua.edu
Dozier, Dr. Vanjury “V” Education Librarian/Assistant Professor   vldozier@ua.edu
Justice, Ms. Kristy Library Assistant   krjustice@ua.edu
Strnad, Ms. Benita Curriculum Materials Librarian/Associate Professor   bstrnad@ua.edu