Faculty News


Chih-Ing Lim is author of JECTE’s Most Distinguished Article of 2005
Harriet Boone is second author

An article written by Chih-Ing Lim, a third-year doctoral student in Early Childhood, Families and Literacy, was recently named the Journal of Early Childhood Teacher Education’s Distinguished Article of 2005.

Barbara Day elected president of international education honor society

Barbara Day, professor and coordinator of the Curriculum and Instruction Program, has been elected president of the Delta Kappa Gamma Society International.

Gregory Cizek receives Significant Contribution Award from AERA

Gregory Cizek, professor of educational measurement and evaluation, was presented with the award for Significant Contribution to Educational Measurement and Research Methodology at the 2006 American Educational Research Association (AERA) meeting in San Francisco, Calif.

Linda Tillman elected to leadership positions in two national professional organizations

Linda Tillman, associate professor of educational leadership, has been elected vice president of Division A ─ Administration, Organization and Leadership ─ of the American Educational Research Association.

Henry Frierson receives Graduate School Dean’s Award

Henry T. Frierson, Jr., professor of educational psychology, measurement and evaluation, has been selected as the recipient of this year’s Dean’s Award from the Graduate School of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Leigh Hall wins Outstanding Dissertation Award from International Reading Association

Leigh Hall, assistant professor of literacy studies, has won the Outstanding Dissertation Award from the International Reading Association (IRA) for her dissertation titled Anything But Lazy: New Understandings About Struggling Readers, Teaching and Text, completed at Michigan State University in 2005.