Faculty and Staff

Paula Bennet, Ph.D.

Richard O. Jacobson Center for Comprehensive Literacy
Phone: 
319-273-7758
Office Location: 

SEC 146

Darnell Cole-Taylor

Secretary III, Department
Phone: 
(319) 273-2873
Office Location: 

SEC 618

Rebecca Edmiaston, Ph. D.

Associate Professor - Literacy Education/ Early Childhood Education
Phone: 
(319) 273-3250
Office Location: 

SEC 614

Lynne Ensworth, M.A.

Instructor - Elementary Education
Phone: 
(319) 273-7235
Office Location: 

SEC 632

If you are trying to control your students, you must not have taken Classroom Management!

Linda Fitzgerald, Ph.D.

Professor - Early Childhood Education
Phone: 
(319) 273-2214
Office Location: 

SEC 630

Salli Forbes, Ph.D.

Associate Professor - Literacy Education, Director of the Reading Recovery Center of Iowa
Phone: 
(319) 273-6597
Office Location: 

SEC 148

Magdalena Galloway, M.A.

Instructor - Instructional Technology
Email: 
maggda@uni.edu
Phone: 
(319) 273-3076
Office Location: 

SEC 407

Ping Gao, Ph.D.

Associate Professor - Instructional Technology
Email: 
ping.gao@uni.edu
Phone: 
(319) 273-6832
Office Location: 

SEC 411

Dr. Mary Corwin Herring

Associate Dean of the College of Education
Phone: 
(319) 273-2719
Office Location: 

Schindler Education Center 159A
University of Northern Iowa
Cedar Falls, IA 50614-0615

Melissa Heston, Ph.D.

Associate Professor - Early Childhood Education
Phone: 
(319) 273-2236
Office Location: 

SEC 635

Related: Public

Julie Johnson, B.S.

Secretary II, Department
Phone: 
(319) 273-2167
Office Location: 

SEC 618

Gloria Kirkland-Holmes, Ph.D.

Associate Professor - Early Childhood Education
Phone: 
(319) 273-2007
Office Location: 

SEC 624

Karla Krueger, Ed.D.

Assistant Professor - School Library Studies
Phone: 
(319) 273-7241
Office Location: 

LIB 127

Stephanie R. Logan, Ed.D.

Assistant Professor - Elementary Education
Phone: 
319-273-5695
Office Location: 

SEC 628

Joseph Marchesani, M.Ed.

Assistant Professor - Education Technology, Coordinator of Audio/Video Production for the Center of Educational Technology
Phone: 
(319) 273-6299
Office Location: 

ITT 26

Linda McCartney, M.A.

Adjunct - Elementary Education
Phone: 
(319) 273-2308
Office Location: 

SEC 108

Nicki McGowan, M.Ed.

Instructor - Literacy Education, Jacobson Center
Phone: 
273-2185
Office Location: 

SEC 149A

Sohyun Meacham, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor - Literacy Education
Phone: 
319-273-2629
Office Location: 

SEC 170A

Sarah Montgomery, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor - Elementary Education
Phone: 
(319) 273-6757
Office Location: 

SEC 608

Lynn E. Nielsen, Ph.D.

Professor of Education and Elementary Education Coordinator
Phone: 
(319) 273-7759
Office Location: 

SEC 610

If we're not having FUN, it must not be social studies!

Marc Renning, M.A.E.

Instructor, 2+2 Program
Phone: 
712-792-8323 or 800-622-3334
Office Location: 

906 N Grant Road
Room 152
UNI 2+2 Program
Carroll, Iowa 51401

Debra Rich, Ed.D.

Assistant Director, Richard O. Jacobson Center for Comprehensive Literacy
Phone: 
319-273-6960
Office Location: 

SEC 148

Audrey C. Rule, Ph.D.

Professor of Elementary Education and Coordinator of the Endorsement in Education of the Gifted
Phone: 
(319) 273-7829
Office Location: 

SEC 622

Lori Shannon, B.S.

Secretary III, Literacy Education Office
Phone: 
(319) 273-2698
Office Location: 

SEC 142

Jody Stone

Professor
Office Location: 

Schindler Education Center 527

Jean Suchsland Schneider, Ed.D.

Associate Professor and Coordinator of UNI Middle Level Education Programs
Phone: 
(319) 273-3274
Office Location: 

SEC 606

Denise Tallakson, M.Ed.

Instructor - Elementary and Literacy Education
Phone: 
(319) 273-2540
Office Location: 

SEC 631

Joan Bessman Taylor, Ph.D.

Associate Professor - School Library Studies
Phone: 
(319) 273-2192
Office Location: 

126 Rod Library

Deborah Tidwell, Ph.D.

Professor - Literacy Education
Phone: 
(319) 273-2983
Office Location: 

SEC 145

Rick Traw, Ed.D.

Associate Professor - Literacy Education
Phone: 
(319) 273-2240
Office Location: 

SEC 540

Dr. Jill Uhlenberg

Head of Curriculum and Instruction Department
Phone: 
(319) 273-7671
Office Location: 

SEC 618

Beth Van Meeteren, Ed.D.

Director and Assistant Professor, Center for Early Developmental Education
Phone: 
(319) 273-2550
Office Location: 

SEC 107

Sarah Vander Zanden, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor - Literacy Education
Phone: 
(319) 273-7270
Office Location: 

SEC 652

Jason Vetter, M.A.

Adjunct - Instructional Technology
Phone: 
(319) 273-6730
Office Location: 

ITT 120-A

Dr. Dwight C. Watson

Dean of the College of Education
Phone: 
(319) 273-2717
Office Location: 

Schindler Education Center 205
Cedar Falls, IA 50614-0610

Timothy Weih, Ph.D.

Associate Professor - Elementary/Literacy Education
Phone: 
(319) 273-7466
Office Location: 

SEC 133

Nancy White, M.A.E.

Adjunct - Literacy Education
Phone: 
273-2698
Office Location: 

SEC 149-A

Betty Zan, Ph.D.

Associate Professor - Early Childhood Education
Phone: 
(319) 273-2101
Office Location: 

SEC 626

Leigh E. Zeitz, Ph.D.

Associate Professor & Coordinator of Instructional Technology Division
Email: 
zeitz@uni.edu
Phone: 
319-273-3249
Office Location: 

SEC 616