Faculty Research Interests & Specialties

Jale Aldemir Dr. Marsha Carr
carrm@uncw.edu
910-962-2913
Mentoring (K-12), Coaching (K-12 Content, Cognitive, & Executive), Self-Mentoring (K-12 Leadership, Self-Efficacy, Confidence Internvals), District & School Level Organizational Management, District & School Level Culture, Superintendency
DeGennaro

Dr. Donna DeGennaro

degennarod@uncw.edu

910-962-7551
Decolonizing Methodologies & Transformative praxis, Video Ethnography Practices in Support of Youth Voice & Agency, Critical Media Pedagogy Informing Social Justice Education
Devita

Dr. James DeVita

devitaj@uncw.edu

910-962-3953

Marginalized & Targeted Populations in Higher Education, Multiple Identities, Intersecting Identities & Development for LGBTQIA Populations, Curriculum & Pedagogy in Higher Education Graduate Programs
Faircloth

Dr. Susan C. Faircloth

faircloths@uncw.edu

910-962-2290

Indigenous Education, Education of Culturally & Linguistically Diverse Students, Moral & Ethical Dimensions of School Leadership
Dikkers

Dr. Amy Garrett Dikkers

garretdikkersa@uncw.edu

910-962-2915

Primary area of research & specialization is K-12 & Higher Education Blended & Online Learning including: A Longitudinal Study of the North Carolina Virtual Public School, Blended Learning Models in K-12 Education, the Intersection of Online and Face-to-Face Teaching, Online Learning for At-Risk Youth, the Technology-Enhanced Community (TEC) Partnership Model in Education, & Social Presence in Online Learning. Additional areas of research interest include International & Comparative Education & Community Involvement in Education.


Dr. Steven D. Hooker

hookersd@uncw.edu

910.962.7577

School Policy, Social Justice Issues in Schools, School Culture, LGBTQ Issues in Schools
McClure

Dr. Kevin R. McClure

mcclurek@uncw.edu

910-962-7819

Higher Education Administration & Management, Higher Education Policy, Higher Education Finance, Political Economy of Education, the Academic Profession & Doctoral Education, Comparative & International Education

Dr. Symphony Oxendine

oxendines@uncw.edu

910-962-3430

Critical Awareness of the social and institutional issues that affect the educational performance and institutional support of American Indians and other underrepresented groups, Graduate Preparation, Cultural Identity Development, Historically Native American Fraternities and Sororities, Student Involvement

parker

Dr. Michele Parker

parkerma@uncw.edu

910-962-2292

Research Methods, Non-traditional Students, Mentoring, Technology & Education, Educational Development

Dr. Kerry Robinson

robinsonkk@uncw.edu

910-962-3652

Women in Leadership, Superintendency and Leadership Preparation
Ryder

Dr. Andrew Ryder

rydera@uncw.edu

910-962-7318

Higher Education in Democractic Society, History & Practice of Student Affairs, Community College Completion

Dana Stackowiak

stackowiakd@uncw.edu

910-962-7806

Social Justice Education; Equity Literacy; Curriculum Development; Qualitative and Participatory Action Research Methods; Gender Studies
Sterrett

Dr. William L. Sterrett

sterrettw@uncw.edu

910-962-7995

K-12 Leadership Preparation, Teacher Leadership, Principal Professional Development
Walser

Dr. Tamara M. Walser

walsert@uncw.edu

910-962-4175

Program Evaluation Methods, Higher Education Assessment, Research Design, Evaluation Capacity Building