Sunny Styles-Foster

Interim Chair

Mashburn 150B

(501) 450-5429

Educational Background

ABD Texas Tech University, PhD Curriculum and Instruction
MSE University of Central Arkansas, Reading
MAT University of Central Arkansas, Early Childhood
Middle Level Endorsement (5-8) All Content Areas

Teaching Field Specialization

Disciplinary Literacy


Research Interests and Areas

Current Dissertation Topic: Thinking Outside the Core: Exploring How Physical Education Teacher Education Candidates Engage with Literacy Practices within a Disciplinary Literacy Course


Specialty Areas

Disciplinary Literacy
Multicultural Education
Effective Teaching Strategies for Underrepresented Populations