Department Chair
Pamela S. Nesselrodt
Professor of Education; Director of Certification (2000).
57 S College St
nesselrp@dickinson.edu
(717) 245-1037
Department Faculty
Pamela S. Nesselrodt
Professor of Education; Director of Certification (2000).
57 S College St
(717) 245-1037 | nesselrp@dickinson.edu
B.A., James Madison University, 1973; M.A., 1976; Ph.D., University of Virginia, 1989.

Primary research interests are school reform, program development and evaluation, teacher effectiveness, and improving educational opportunities of children placed at risk.
Sarah D. Bair
Associate Professor of Education (2004).
57 S College St
(717) 245-1194 | bairs@dickinson.edu
B.A., Albright College, 1987; M.A., Shippensburg University, 1992; Ph.D., The Pennsylvania State University, 2001.
Ganoe Award for Inspirational Teaching, 2008-09.

She is particularly interested in social studies education and has focused her research on the integration of women's history in k-12 curriculum and on the lives and work of women educators. She also seeks to develop partnerships with area public schools in order to strengthen the connections between education theory and practice.
Elizabeth C. Lewis
Assistant Professor of Education (2008).
57 S College St
(717) 245-1837 | lewiseli@dickinson.edu
B.A., Syracuse University, 1993; M.S., 1996; Ph.D., 2008.

Her research focuses on new and multiple literacies; multimodality in secondary education; and the literacy development and instruction of adolescent English language learners. Currently, her teaching interests include incorporating culturally responsive pedagogy in instruction, addressing diverse student needs in teacher education, and integrating literacy instruction across secondary content areas.