Master of Education Faculty

Professor; Undergraduate Program Coordinator (Forest Grove)
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Dr. Mike Charles is a Professor and an Undergraduate Program Coordinator (Forest Grove) for Pacific University. He has a background in curriculum and instruction with an emphasis in educational media and technology and science & mathematics education. He taught in grades K-6 for 15 years in Phoenix, Arizona, working as a K-6 computer resource teacher for the final six years.

Director, School of Learning & Teaching (Eugene)
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Dr. Mindie Dieu joined Pacific University in the summer of 2017 as the Director of the School of Learning and Teaching. She has taught in colleges and universities, in middle school, and in the prison system since 2004.

Professor
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Catherine E. Kim is a specialist in TESOL (teaching English to speakers of other languages), second language acquisition, and bilingualism. 

Associate Professor
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Karren Timmermans has 10 years experience teaching in elementary schools and advanced degrees in reading instruction and early childhood literacy.

Associate Professor
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Todd Twyman's research focuses on developing classroom-based assessment to increase K-12 student achievement. 

Associate Professor of Education; Interim Director, School of Learning and Teaching, College of Education; Curriculum Director, PhD in Education and Leadership Program
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Dr. Zijdemans Boudreau's research areas include eLearning, virtual learning space design, knowledge management, knowledge media, learning communities, and culturally responsive practice.