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Office Location

110 Carlton Street
Athens, Georgia 30602

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Degree Concentration Institution Year
PhD Curriculum, Instruction and Teacher Education Michigan State University 2010

Areas of Expertise

  • Curriculum Theory
  • Teacher Education
  • Social Studies Education

Research Interests

  • Psychoanalytic Theory in Education
  • Aesthetics
  • Complexity
  • Pedagogical Theory

Research Summary

Jim's research focuses on the ways in which learning and learning to teach, while rewarding and exciting, are also home to difficulty and burdensome complexity. He is interested in exploring issues related to those difficulties by using psychoanalytic theory. His work has been published in the The Journal of Teacher Education, Curriculum Inquiry, and Theory and Research in Social Education.