Educational Studies

Theresa Richardson

Professor of Multicultural Education

TC 839  Phone: 765-285-5476  

Department of Educational Studies
Teachers College (TC), Room 805
2000 University Avenue
Muncie, IN 47306-0610

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.