Diversity Archives

Oct 10, 2023
  • Kristen Martin

2022-23 Profiles in Diversity: Dr. Kristen Cuthrell

Professor, Elementary Education Director, Rural Education Institute she/her/hers I have lived in… Pensacola, FL; New Bern, NC; Durham, NC; Salem, Massachusetts; Magnolia, Delaware, and Grimesland, NC- all up and down...

May 04, 2023
  • Kristen Martin

2015-16 Profiles in Diversity: Dr. Syntia D. Santos Figueroa

Dr. Syntia D. Santos Figueroa is currently working as assistant professor at East Carolina University (ECU). Her areas of interest include cultural competence development, international counseling, international education, counselor education,...

May 04, 2023
  • Kristen Martin

2015-16 Profiles in Diversity: Dr. Benjamin Blaisdell

Dr. Benjamin Blaisdell is currently a teaching associate professor in the Foundations program area at ECU. He serves on the editorial board for Educational Foundations and is involved with the...

May 04, 2023
  • Kristen Martin

2016-17 Profiles in Diversity: Dr. Caitlin Law Ryan

Dr. Caitlin Law Ryan is an associate professor in Reading Education and is a part of the Literacy Studies, English Education, and History Education Department. Her research interests include multicultural...

May 04, 2023
  • Kristen Martin

2016-17 Profiles in Diversity: Dr. Christopher J. Rivera

Dr. Christopher J. Rivera is an assistant professor in Special Education and is a part of the Special Education, Research, and Foundations Department. His research interests include working with diverse...

May 04, 2023
  • Kristen Martin

2017-18 Profiles in Diversity: Dr. Loni Crumb

Dr. Loni Crumb is an assistant professor in the Counselor Education Program in the Department of Interdisciplinary Professions at East Carolina University and a Licensed Professional Counselor. She received her...

May 04, 2023
  • Kristen Martin

2017-18 Profiles in Diversity: Dr. Anne Swenson Ticknor

Dr. Anne Swenson Ticknor is an associate professor in Reading Education in the Literacy Studies, English Education, and History Education Department. Dr. Ticknor obtained her Ph.D. in Language, Literacy, and...

May 04, 2023
  • Kristen Martin

2017-18 Profiles in Diversity: Dr. Janeé R. Avent Harris

Dr. Janeé R. Avent Harris is an assistant professor in Counselor Education and is a part of Department of Interdisciplinary Professions. She is a also a Licensed Professional Counselor Associate...

May 04, 2023
  • Kristen Martin

2017-18 Profiles in Diversity: Dr. Steve Schmidt

Dr. Steve Schmidt is a professor in Adult Education and is a part of Department of Interdisciplinary Professions. His research interests are online teaching and learning, workplace training and development,...

May 04, 2023
  • Kristen Martin

2018-19 Profiles in Diversity: Dr. Matthew Militello

Dr. Matthew Militello is the Wells Fargo Distinguished Professor in Educational Leadership at East Carolina University. He has held faculty positions at North Carolina State University (2008-2014) and the University...