Community, Youth and Education Studies

Children in School

Program Faculty

David Bell, Ed.D.
Associate Professor of Practice, International Development, Community, and Environment Department
Education, empowerment, social transformation and community development
Tel: 1-508-793-7568
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Eric DeMeulenaere, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Education
Urban Education; Critical Pedagogy; Critical Theory; Critical Media Literacy; Communities of Practice in Schools and Classrooms; Pedagogies of Trust; Participatory Action Research; Counterstory-telling
Tel: 1-508-421-3750
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Holly Dolan, M.Ed.
Associate Professor of Practice, Department of Education
Pre-K and Elementary education
Tel: 1-508-421-3772
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Jude Fernando, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, International Development, Community, and Environment Department
Associate Professor of International Development and Social Change; Director of Peace Studies Program
Economic development and political economy, with emphasis on non-profit organizations, environment, gender, and child labor, particularly in South Asia
Tel: 1-508-793-8859
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Carmen Ocón, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Practice, Education department
Tel: 1-508-793-7251
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Jie Park, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Education
Dr. Park's research interests include adolescent literacy and language practices in school and out-of-school settings. For the past two years, she has been studying how first-generation immigrant students acquire academic discourses, and what cultural and linguistic resources they bring to their schooling.
Tel: 1-508-793-7737
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Heather L. Roberts, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Practice, Department of Education
Writing and literature, literacy, school-university partnerships, collaborative currculum development, school reform
Tel: 1-508-793-7146
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Raphael Rogers, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Practice, Department of Education
Tel: 1-508-793-7333
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Laurie Ross, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, International Development, Community, and Environment Department
Associate Professor of Community Development and Planning
Associate Director for IDCE Social justice youth development, community based participatory research
Tel: 1-508-793-7642
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Visiting Faculty

Nigel Brissett, Ph.D.
Visiting Assistant Professor, International Development, Community and Environment Department
Educational policy and leadership; globalization and education; higher educational access and equity; critical policy analysis; postcolonial studies; critical theory; public policy
Tel: 1-508-793-7691
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