UMD: A Globally Connected University

J. Randy McGinnis

2226J Benjamin Building
College Park, MD 20742
Work Phone: 
301 405 6234
Expert Credentials: 

Editor-in-Chief of an international journal, Journal of Research in Science Teaching; College of Education GATE Fellow (Global Awareness in Teacher Education); Former Lecturer in Taiwan; Professor of EDCI 372 (Elementary Science Methods), EDCI 670 and 770 (Theory in science education research) that take an an international perspective; Returned Peace Corps Volunteer (RPCV), Swaziland, Africa (1981-1984)

Area of Expertise: 

Science teacher education, with a focus on elementary and middle school; making connections between science and amthematics; inclusive education for all

Ph.D Science Education University of Georgia (1992),ME.D. Science Education Teachers College, Columbia University (1989),M.A. Science Education Teachers College, Columbia University (1988),B.S. Geology (major), Philosophy Iminor) University of Georgia (1981)