Theresa Richardson

Professor of Multicultural Education

TC 839  Phone: 765-285-5476  

Office of the Dean
Teachers College (TC), Room 1005
Ball State University
Muncie, IN 47306-0625

Theresa M. Richardson is Professor of Multicultural Education and Social Foundations of Education. She received her Ph.D in Educational Studies from the University of British Columbia, Canada. She previously taught at the University of South Florida and the University of Victoria, British Columbia. She served as chairperson of the Department of Educational Studies from 2004-2007. Her most recent book (with another) is Race, Ethnicity, and Education: What is Taught in School published by Information Age. Her research interests include philanthropy and education and the history of childhood. She is the recipient of the 2009 Teachers College Research Award.