Program Coordinator

Cindy DeanCindy Dean

Title: Associate Professor of Education & Coordinator of Teacher Education
Phone: 207.621.3192
Email: cynthia.dean@maine.edu

Full Time Faculty

Patricia M. Clark

Title: Director of Early Childhood Studies & Lecturer of Mental Health and Human Services and Education

Patricia Clark came to the University of Maine at Augusta as a Libra Professor of Early Childhood in 2001 after a career that ranged from editing a weekly newspaper to nearly two decades as a kindergarten teacher. At UMA she … Read More

Cindy D. Dean

Title: Associate Professor of Education & Coordinator of Teacher Education

Office Hours Tuesday and Thursday 11am – 2pm or by appointment. Education B.A., English, University of Maine at Augusta, 1998. M.A., English, University of Maine, 2000. M.Ed., Literacy Education, University of Maine, 2005. Ed.D., Literacy Education, University of Maine, 2010.

Timothy N. Surrette

Title: Associate Professor of Education

My teaching interests include methods of teaching project-based science and problem-based mathematics in elementary schools and approaches to differentiating instruction, lesson planning, formative/summative assessment, and classroom management in K-12 schools. My research interests include applications of university-based mentoring programs to … Read More

Adjunct Faculty

Leigh Alley

Title: Adjunct Professor of Education

Dr. Leigh Alley is a longtime leadership and instructional strategist, presently serving as the Executive Director of Maine ASCD and as a member of the part-time education faculty at the University of Maine at Augusta. As the director of consortia … Read More

Sarah Bolduc Ignasiak

Title: Adjunct Professor of Education
Expertise: Exceptionalities, foundations, methods.

Sara M. Flowers

Title: Director TRIO Programs & Adjunct Professor of Education

Bio Dr. Flowers received her TEFL certificate and completed student teaching in Prague, Czech Republic; taught in Istanbul, Turkey; and taught for a Russian school in Anjalankoski, Finland. As a young adult, Sara participated in an excursion with Voyager Outward … Read More

M. Kathryn Jones

Title: Adjunct Professor of Education
Expertise: Literacy, methods.

Kristina McBean

Title: Adjunct Professor of Education

C. Michael Sandberg

Title: Adjunct Professor of Education
Expertise: Early Childhood Education

Amy St. Pierre

Title: Adjunct Professor of Education
Expertise: Literacy, methods. 

Erin Zaremba

Title: Adjunct Professor of Education
Expertise: Early elementary methods.

William Zima

Title: Adjunct Professor of Education