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Elizabeth Heilman-Teacher Education Faculty
Elizabeth Heilman
Ph.D., Indiana University
eheilman@msu.edu
Elizabeth Heilman is an associate professor of teacher education. Her theoretical work examines the epistemological and ethical claims and boundaries of fields of research and research traditions. This includes disciplinary fields as well as qualitative, critical, pragmatist, and poststructural theories. Her empirical research explores the shaping of ...
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David E. Kirkland-Teacher Education Student
David E. Kirkland
David E. Kirkland, Ph.D. '06, is a transdisciplinary scholar of English and urban education who explores the intersections among urban youth culture, language and literacy, urban teacher preparation, and digital media. After graduating from MSU, he has spent his next five years working as a faculty member at New York University, analyzing culture, language, and texts. He has expertise in critical literary, ethnographic, and sociolinguistic research methods. He has received many awards for his work, including the American Educational Research ...