MSE Graduate Students

M.A., Science Education, American University of Beirut

Teaching Diploma, Science Education, America University of Beirut

B.S., Physics, Lebanese University

Research Interests: scientific explanation, nature of science, history and philosophy of science

Advisor: Dr. Fouad Abd-El-Khalick


M.A., Curriculum and Instruction, University of Illinois

B.A., Religious Education, Missouri Baptist College

Research Interests:  democratic classrooms, equity, mathematics education

Advisor: Dr. Rochelle Gutiérrez

B.S., Special Education, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Research Interests: special education students' access to mathematics in high school

Advisor: Dr. Rochelle Gutiérrez

M.A.T., University of Southern California

B.A., Anthropology, University of California, Berkeley

Research Interests: equity, mathematics education, Nos/otr@s relationships (teacher-student), service-learning

Advisor: Dr. Rochelle Gutiérrez

M.Ed., Science Education, University of St. Francis

B.S., Integrative Biology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Research Interests: epistemology of science, history & philosophy of science education, ontology of screen media science portrayals

Advisor: Dr. Fouad Abd-El-Khalick

M.Ed., Educational Administration and Supervision, Arizona State University

M.Ed., Elementary Education, Arizona State University

B.A., Spanish and Sociology, Vanderbilt University

Research Interests: elementary and middle school mathematics education, mathematics coaching, professional development, teacher education

Advisor:  Dr. Sarah Lubienski

Ed.M., Curriculum and Instruction, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

B.S., Mathematics and Secondary Education, Ball State University

Research Interests:  attitudes and beliefs about mathematics, mathematics teaching and learning, pre-service teaching, problem solving, professional development

Advisor: Dr. Sarah Lubienski


M.S., Curriculum and Instruction, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

B.S., Biology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Research interests: educational technologies, science teaching and learning, simulations

Advisor: Dr. Robb Lindgren