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From the Dean

The College of Education is a national leader in research and teaching in the areas of teacher education, health and fitness, educational leadership, special education and educational psychology.


Meet Our New Faculty

North Cooc North Cooc
Assistant Professor
Special Education

Huriya Jabbar Huriya Jabbar
Assistant Professor
Education Administration

Tolga Ozyurtcu Tolga Ozyurtcu
Clinical Assistant Professor
Sport Management

Sarah Kate Bearman Sarah Kate Bearman
Assistant Professor
Educational Psychology

Victor Sampson Victor Sampson
Associate Professor
STEM Education

Featured Alumni

Melba Vasquez

Melba Vasquez
Ph.D. in Educational Psychology, 1978

The first Latina and woman of color elected president of the American Psychological Association, Dr. Melba Vasquez surely possesses... more

Matt Camarillo

Matt Camarillo
B.S. in Kinesiology
B.A. in Chemistry, 2004

Matt Camarillo now holds an M.D. from the University of Texas Medical School at Houston, thanks to a strong... more

Melissa Chavez

Melissa Chavez
Ph.D. in Special Education, 2013
M.Ed. in Educational Administration

Melissa Chavez is associate vice president and executive director for UT Elementary School and the UT University Charter Schools. She began teaching... more

Thomas Newkirk

Thomas Newkirk
Ph.D. in Curriculum and Instruction, 1977

I was 25 when I entered the Ph.D. program, after having taught three years in a pretty desperate high school in Boston...more