Faculty & Staff

Dean’s Office

Graduate Programs

Undergraduate Programs

Office of Academic and Student Services

  • Erin Straine, Director of Academic and Student Services
  • Nicholas Slabyj, Administrative Specialist CL2

Advising Center and Support Services

Intensive English Institute

Maine’s Alternative Certification and Mentoring Program

Penobscot River Educational Partnership

TK-20

  • Jared Beal, Unit Administrator/Graduate Assistant

School of Educational Leadership, Higher Education and Human Development

Child Development and Family Relations

Undergraduate program: Child Development and Family Relations
Graduate program: M.S. in Human Development

  • Margo Brown, Lecturer and Coordinator of the Katherine M. Durst Child Development Learning Center
  • Ian Cameron, Lecturer in Human Development and Family Studies
  • Sandra Caron, Professor of Family Relations & Human Sexuality
  • Julie DellaMattera, Associate Professor of Child Development and Family Relations
  • Sid Mitchell, Associate Professor of Education and Director of Peace and Reconciliation Studies
  • Daniel Puhlman, Assistant Professor of Family Studies
  • Robert Milardo, Emeritus Professor of Family Relations
  • Gary Schilmoeller, Emeritus Professor of Child Development and Family Relations

Educational Leadership

Graduate programs: M.Ed./C.A.S. program | Doctoral programs

Higher Education

Graduate programs: M.Ed./C.A.S. program | Doctoral program


School of Kinesiology, Physical Education and Athletic Training

Undergraduate programs: Kinesiology and Physical Education | Athletic Training
Graduate program: M.S./M.Ed. in Kinesiology and Physical Education

Athletic Training

Kinesiology and Physical Education


School of Learning and Teaching

Undergraduate programs: Elementary Education | Secondary Education
Graduate programs: Prevention and Intervention Studies | PreK-12 Education

Counselor Education

Curriculum, Assessment and Instruction

Graduate programs: Curriculum, Assessment and Instruction | Master of Arts in Teaching

Instructional Technology

Graduate programs: Instructional Technology

  • Meredith Swallow, Program Coordinator and Assistant Professor of Elementary Education, UMaine Farmington
  • Justin Dimmel, Assistant Professor of Math Education and Instructional Technology
  • Mia Morrison, Lecturer of Instructional Technology
  • Additional Instructional Technology faculty can be found at UMaineOnline

Literacy, Language and Culture

Graduate programs: M.Ed./C.A.S. program | Doctoral program

Reading Recovery and Comprehensive Literacy

Maine Literacy website

  • Mary Rosser, Reading Recovery University Training Center Director and Coordinator of Literacy Professional Development Programs
  • Debra Lewis Hogate, Maine Partnerships in Comprehensive Literacy Trainer
  • Lori Taylor, Reading Recovery Trainer of Teacher Leaders
  • Katherine Wing, Administrative Specialist CL2

Special Education

Graduate programs: M.Ed./C.A.S. program

STEM Education Research

Graduate programs: STEM Education doctoral program

Research Methodology

  • Janet Fairman, Associate Professor
  • Craig Mason, Professor of Education and Applied Quantitative Methods
  • Shihfen Tu, Professor of Education and Applied Quantitative Methods