Dr. Mary Kalantzis - Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy

Dr. Mary Kalantzis

    Mary Kalantzis

Board Appointment:

  • Trustee since 2007
  • Representative of Higher Education, appointed by the Executive Director of the Illinois Board of Higher Education 

Occupation:

Dean of College of Education, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

and

    Mary Kalantzis

Board Appointment:

  • Trustee since 2007
  • Representative of Higher Education, appointed by the Executive Director of the Illinois Board of Higher Education 

Occupation:

Dean of College of Education, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

and

Professor of Curriculum and Instruction

Education:

  • Ph.D. in School of History, Philosophy, & Politics, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia
  • B.A. in History and Linguistics, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia

Notable Accomplishments:

Dr. Kalantzis' research crosses a number of disciplines, including history, linguistics, education and sociology; and examines immigration, education, ethnicity, gender, culture, leadership and workplace change, professional learning and training, pedagogy and literacy learning. She has managed or been a major contributor for 116 research and development projects since 1991.

More information can be found here: http://education.illinois.edu/dean/frp/kalantzi