Graduate School of Education

Start Your Degree in Education!
At UMass Lowell we offer three Education Minors to help you on your way to getting your degree.
Read more about our undergraduate minors.
The UMass Lowell Graduate School of Education offers several programs for teachers wanting their initial license to teach elementary, middle and high school students. Read more about initial licensure.

Meet Our Faculty

Donald E. Pierson, Ph.D.Vice Provost for Graduate Education; Professor, Curriculum & Instruction, Academic Affairs, Graduate School of Education 
Regina M. Panasuk, Ph.D.Professor of Math Education, University Prof. 2011, ATMIM Hall of Fame 2013, Graduate School of EducationMathematics & Mathematics Education
Jacqueline Moloney, Ed.D.Executive Vice Chancellor; Professor, Curriculum & Instruction, Academic Affairs, Graduate School of Education 
James Carifio, Ed.D.Professor, Psychology & Research Methods, Graduate School of EducationCurriculum & Instruction
Stacy Agee Szczesiul, Ed.D.Assistant Professor, Leadership in Schooling, Graduate School of Education 
Elizabeth Bifuh-Ambe, Ph.D.Associate Professor, Language Arts & Literacy, Graduate School of EducationCurriculum & Instruction
Phitsamay S. Uy, Ed.D.Assistant Professor, Leadership in Schooling Graduate Coordinator-Ed.D. Leadership in Schooling, Language Arts and Literacy, Mathematics and Science Education Program Advisor-M.Ed. and Ed.S. Education Administration, Graduate School of EducationGraduate Coordinator - Ed.D. Leadership in Schooling, Language Arts and Literacy, Mathematics and Science
Judith Davidson, Ph.D.Associate Professor, Educational Technology & Qualitative Research Methods, Graduate School of Education, Gender StudiesCurriculum and Instruction
David Lustick, Ph.D.Associate Professor, Mathematics & Science Education, Graduate School of Education 
James H. Nehring, Ed.D.Associate Professor, Leadership in Schooling, Graduate School of Education School level improvement and professional learning.
Michaela Colombo, Ed.D.Associate Professor, Leadership in Schooling, Graduate School of Education 
Lorraine Dagostino, Ph.D.Professor, Graduate School of EducationProgram Advisor - M.Ed. and Ed.S. Reading and Language
John Brown, Ed.D.Program Advisor for Undergraduate Education Minor, Graduate School of EducationCurriculum & Instruction
Jay Simmons, Ph.D.Faculty Chair, Professor, Language Arts & Literacy, Graduate School of Education  
Vera Montuori Ossen, Ed.D.Accreditation and New Program Initiatives Program Advisor-Reading and Language; Special Education, Graduate School of Education 
Jill Lohmeier, Ph.D.Associate Professor, Psychology and Research Methods, Graduate School of Education 
Anita Greenwood, Ed.D.Dean of Education, Graduate School of Education 
Patricia Fontaine, Ed.D.Clinical Associate Professor, Curriculum and Instruction, Graduate School of EducationGraduate Coordinator - M.Ed. Initial Licensure - Elementary, History, Science, English, Mathematics
MinJeong Kim, Ph.D.Assistant Professor, Language Arts and Literacy, Graduate School of Education  
Michelle Scribner-MacLean, Ed.D.Clinical Associate Professor, Mathematics and Science Education, Graduate School of Education  

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