Debi Hanuscin, Ph.D.

she/her/hers, Professor


Dr. Hanuscin is a former elementary teacher and informal science educator. She worked at the University of Missouri for 13 years before joining the faculty at Western in 2017, where she is jointly appointed in Elementary Education and Science, Math, & Technology Education (SMATE). Her research focuses on elementary science teacher education, and she is currently the President-of the Association for Science Teacher Education. Dr. Hanuscin has published over 50 articles and numerous book chapters. Her most recent book, co-authored with Dr. Delinda van Garderen, Universal Design for Learning Science is available through NSTA Press.