COE: Deans and Chairs
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  Dean of the College of Education

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Ann Taylor, Ph.D.

(314) 516-5109
229 Marillac Hall

Ann received her bachelor’s degree from Nottingham University, UK (Geography), her master’s from the University of Sheffield, UK (Education), a Post Graduate Certificate in Education from West Midlands College of Higher Education in Walsall, UK, (Geography and Chemistry) and a Ph.D. from...

  Associate Deans

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Nancy Singer, Ph.D.
Associate Dean

(314) 516-5517
225 Marillac Hall 1 University Blvd.

Nancy Robb Singer holds B.S. Ed. and M.Ed. degrees from the University of Missouri—Columbia and a Ph.D. from the University of Missouri-St. Louis. She is also a faculty lead in the English Education program. Her research interests include online support of beginning teachers, investigation of ...
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Shawn Woodhouse, Ph.D.
Associate Dean

(314) 516-5889
242 Marillac Hall

Shawn Woodhouse is an Assistant Professor of Higher Education Administration in the Division of Educational Leadership & Policy Studies for the College of Education at the University of Missouri-St. Louis. A Gus T. Ridgel Fellow, Dr. Woodhouse completed her Ph.D. at the University of Missouri-Co...

  Department Chairs

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Susan Kashubeck-West, Ph.D.
Chair of the Department of Education Sciences and Professional Programs

(314) 516-6091
455 Marillac Hall

Susan Kashubeck-West, Ph.D., received bachelor’s degrees in psychology and women’s studies from the University of Michigan, and her M.A. and Ph.D. in counseling psychology from The Ohio State University. Prior to joining the UMSL faculty in 2001, she taught psychology at Drake University...
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April Regester, Ph.D.
Chair of the Department of Educator Preparation and Leadership

(314) 516-5917
301 Marillac Hall

April Regester received her Ph.D. In Special Education, Disabilities & Risk Studies from the University of California, Santa Barbara in 2009. She also holds a M.A. In Special Education, and a Preliminary Education Specialist Credential for students with moderate to severe disabilities.