Dr. Jill Uhlenberg

Head of Curriculum and Instruction Department
(319) 273-7671
Office Location: 

SEC 618


PhD Elementary & Early Childhood Education - University of Iowa
MA Education of the Gifted - UNI
MA Early Childhood Education - UNI
BA Elementary Education - UNI

Areas of Expertise 

Early childhood curriculum
Infant - toddler education
Early childhood science & mathematics
ECE Program administration

Research Interests 

Toddler curriculum
Teacher professional development in science & mathematics

Courses Taught 

ELEMECML 4151 - Early Childhood Curriculum Development and Organization
ELEMECML 4121 - Infant and Toddler Care and Education
ELEMECML 4130 - Guidance & Instruction in Early Childhood
ELEMECML 6201 - Issues and Trends in Early Childhood Curriculum
ELEMECML 6214 - Recent Research in Early Childhood
ELEMECML 6221 - Analysis and Design of Curriculum for Young Children
ELEMECML 6220 - Administration and Supervision in Early Childhood Programs
ELEMECML 6221 - Analysis and Design of Curriculum for Young Children

Professional Affiliations 

National Association for the Education of Young Children
National Science Teachers Association
National Association for Early Childhood Teacher Educators
American Educational Research Association


CCAMPIS (Child Care Access Means Parents in School) - 2002-2006
CCAMPIS Renewal - 2006-2010
National Science Foundation (NSF) Writing Team - 2006-2010