Katheryn East, Ed.D.

Associate Professor
(319) 273-6789
Office Location: 

SAB 257


B.S. 1971, Southwestern State Oklahoma University
M.S. 1973, Southwestern State Oklahoma University
Ed.D. 1992, University of Northern Iowa

Areas of Expertise 

Self-study of teacher education practices
Educational Equity
Metaphors for teaching

Research Interests 

Practitioner formation
Teacher practices
College student learning

Courses Taught 

Dynamics of Human Development
Development and Assessment of the Young Child
Practicum in School Psychology
Exploring Teaching
Introduction to Exceptional Persons

Professional Affiliations 

American Education Research Association
Self-study of Teacher Education Practices


UNI COE Research mini-grant ($500)
Iowa DOE Innovative Programs Annual Grants
U.S. Department of Education grant for Training Personnel for the Education of Individuals with Disabilities (Parent Training and Information Centers CFDA 84.029M).