Dr. Carolyn Williams

Special Assistant to the Dean for External Funding and Special Projects

Mashburn 118B

(501) 450-3627


Educational Background

Ed. D., Mississippi State University, Starkville, Mississippi, Curriculum and Instruction
M. Ed., Mississippi State University, Starkville, Mississippi State, Secondary Education – Literacy
B. S., Mississippi Valley State University Itta Bena, Mississippi, English Education

Teaching Field Specialization

Graduate Courses Taught

MAT 5390 Practicum

MSIT 6303 Issues in Teaching

EDF 8383 Issues and Innovations in Education

EPY 8153 Psychology of Reading

EDE 8413 Reading in the Public Schools

EDE 8453 Research in Reading

EDE 8523 Language Arts and Reading Readiness in Early Childhood Education

EDS 8653 Teaching Reading in the Secondary Schools

EDE/EDS 7353 Newspaper in the Classroom

EDE 8573 Diagnosis of Reading Abilities

EDF 8593 Issues and Innovations in Teaching Reading

EDE/EDF 9020 Directing Doctoral Dissertations

Undergraduate Level Courses Taught

EDUC 1300 Education as a Profession

ASU 1102 Service to Leadership

EDE 3313 Literature for Children

EDE 3813 Adolescent Literature

EDS 3513 Developing Reading Strategies in the

Research Interests and Areas

Preparing Tomorrow’s Science and Mathematics Teachers at Community Colleges

Williams, C. C., Using Information technology to enhance teacher quality and improve student achievement in mathematics and science, paper presented at the Mid South Educational Research Association, 2012

Specialty Areas

Non Traditional STEM+ Programs

Grant Writing and Directing