Ph.D. in Curriculum and Instruction – Specialization in Teacher Education and Curriculum Studies (Social Studies Focus)

Social Studies Education

Ph.D. in Curriculum and Instruction

Specialization in Teacher Education and Curriculum Studies

Social Studies Focus

This program is designed for students who wish to work as professors who will prepare social studies teachers or to work as part of government agencies or nonprofit organizations focusing on social studies.

As a student you'll work closely with faculty to become familiar with scholarship in the field, to undertake mentored and independent research projects, and to become part of the wider community of scholars.

The program emphasizes areas such as preparation for democratic civic participation; history teaching and learning; gender, diversity, and equity in social education; and teacher education.

Our Faculty

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Professor

Research Areas:
Social and civic education; history education; human rights education; curriculum history
Email:
kcbarton@indiana.edu
Phone:
(812) 856-8058
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Assistant Professor

Research Areas:
Teacher education, social studies education
Email:
cuenca@iu.edu
Phone:
(812) 856-8357

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