Lauren McClanahan, Ph.D.

She/her, Professor


Education and CV

  • BA, MA, PhD, The Ohio State University
  • CV

Classes and Research

  • Dr. McClanahan teaches graduate and undergraduate secondary methods courses as well as content area literacy for secondary schools and intern supervision.  
  • She serves as an advisor to the Master's in Teaching program.
  • Dr. McClanahan’s research interest focuses on critical media literacy, and the power dynamics associated therein. Specifically, she works closely with 6-12 grade teachers to create curriculum designed to engage students in critical media production. She is the Executive Director of the Bellingham Youth Media Project.