Professor Profiles


Jerine Pegg, PhD, MAT, BS

Chair, Associate Professor


Elementary Education

About Me

Ph.D., Science Education, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR, October 2006.

M.A.T., Secondary Biology and Mathematics, Willamette University, Salem, OR, June 1998

B.S., Zoology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, March 1995


Research Interests:
Science education; scientist-teacher partnerships; science and literacy integration; teacher professional learning; mentoring in higher education.

Work in Progress:
Science and mathematics teachers beliefs and practices related to content literacy; perceptions of expertise in scientist-teacher collaborations; students' perceptions of the relevance of science to their lives.