Nancy Brooks

Assistant Professor of Social Foundations of Education

TC 833  Phone: 765-285-2721  

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

Assistant Professor of Social Foundations EdD in Curriculum Studies – Oklahoma State University; MLIS (K-12 curriculum/instruction emphasis) - University of Oklahoma; BS Ed in English – Pittsburg State University. Dissertation Research: Re/searching the Reconceptualization of Curriculum Studies: A Hermeneutic Inquiry. Teaching: Graduate and undergraduate courses in curriculum and social foundations. Researching: The possibilities for philosophical hermeneutics as curriculum and pedagogical theory; curriculum history; emerging curriculum trends. Serving:  Currently, as director of the Ball State PhD in educational studies, advisor to the director of curriculum and instruction license, chair of the Society of Professors of Education Wisniewski Teacher Education Award Committee and member of the nominating committee for the Society of Professors of Curriculum.  Previously, as member of the Governing Council of the Curriculum and Pedagogy Group, the Technology Committee of the American Association for the Advancement of Curriculum Studies (AAACS), and Publications Committee of AAACS.