Education Faculty & Staff

Dr. Rebecca Dierking
Associate Professor of English Education

Fall 2021

9 AM - Noon Mondays and Wednesdays, via Zoom, or by appointment
Please email Dr. Dierking for Zoom link

Dr. Emily Donald
Assistant Professor of Counseling

Virtual and additional by appointment. 

Mondays 2:00-3:30 EST

Tuesdays 11:00-12:00 EST

Wednesdays 2:30-5:00 EST

Dr. M. Elsa Leggett
Associate Professor of Counseling

Office Hours: Wednesdays 1 - 4 and 6 - 7. Central Time

Zoom Virtual Office Link: Visit w Dr. Leggett

Dr. Julie Lochbaum
Professor of Education, MAE Foundations and Disability Studies Minor

Fall 2020

Virtual Office Hours:

Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday 2:30-4:30 pm

Other times by appointment 

Dr. Christopher Maglio
Professor, MAE Foundations and Assessment

Fall 2020

Office Hours on Campus: M-Th: 9:00 am - 11:30 am
Virtual Office Hour (via Zoom): T/Th: 3:30 pm - 4:00 pm


Other times by appointment


Beverly Peters
Lecturer, MAE Special Education

Fall 2020

Monday: 2:30-3:30 pm

Tuesday: Digital office hours 9:00 - 11:30 am

Wednesday: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Thursday: Digital office hours 1:00 - 3:00 pm

Other times available by appointment 


The MAE program inspires me to explore education through immersive experiences. The instructors constantly encourage me to contemplate and construct my own philosophy of education, and then urge me to apply it in diverse and challenging situations.

Matthew M., Math & Physics Double-Major/MAE