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UCR Logo Graduate School of Education Announces a Search for Three Ladder Ranked Faculty Positions

The Graduate School of Education (GSOE) at the University of California, Riverside invites applications and nominations for three ladder faculty positions in Education Policy and Leadership, Teaching and/or Teacher Education, and Special Education

Luciana Dar Dr. Luciana Dar awarded the Haynes Foundation Faculty Fellowship 2013-2014

Dr. Luciana Dar was recognized by the Haynes Foundation for her project titled "Where do we go from here? The effects of the ‘Great Recession’ on California's Community Colleges and their Students."

Dr. Kris Nicholls New Assistant Director of Teacher Education

Beginning October 1st, Kris Nicholls will join the staff at the Graduate School of Education as the new Assistant Director of Teacher Education. She comes to us following four years of service as Administrative Manager in the Riverside County Office of Education Instructional Services Unit. Kris has earned many awards and honors for her outstanding work as teacher and administrator

Dean Mitchell Dean Mitchell Addresses Turkish School Administrators

On June 20th, Dean Mitchell provided a plenary session address at the 5th Annual International Conference in Educational Supervision, organized by the Turkish Educators and Superintendents Union. The conference was held at Sütçü Imam University in Kahramanmaraş, Turkey. Dean Mitchell’s lecture is entitled, “Pursuing Excellence and Equity: American Policy Strategies for Improving Teacher Effectiveness.”

default Dr. V.P. Franklin helps to analyze historic demonstration, Dr. King’s “dream” speech, equality and justice for African Americans today

Dr. V.P. Franklin was recognized on UCR Today as a scholar available to discuss the significance of the Aug. 28, 1963 rally, one of the largest of the Civil Rights Movement; the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s “I Have a Dream” speech; and views on race, justice and equality today.


In the Headlines

UCR Graduate Programs Recognized in New US News and World Report Survey

(March 12, 2014)

U.S. News and World Report’s annual rankings of the nation’s best graduate schools and programs was released on March 11, 2014, and the University of California, Riverside was well represented on the survey.

New Faculty Directory Set to Launch

(February 12, 2014)

On Feb. 21, the current UCR faculty directory ( will be retired and replaced with a new system.

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University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

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Graduate School of Education
1207 Sproul Hall

Tel: (951) 827-5225
Fax: (951) 827-3942