Janet Handler

Professor of Education
Vice Provost for Academic Affairs

214 Warde Hall
319-363-1323 ext. 1291
handler@mtmercy.edu

BA  University of Bridgeport
EdM  Rutgers University
EdD  University of Tennesse

Handler received her doctoral degree in Curriculum and Instruction from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, subsequently becoming an Associate Professor at that institution. She obtained her masters degree from Rutgers University, serving also as a classroom teacher in a nearby New Jersey district. Conference presentations, publishing, and consulting in such areas as mathematical thinking and instructional improvement are among her professional activities, along with special interests in planning and assessment. Handler previously serves as a Professor in the Education Division, where she taught and advised students planning to be elementary or secondary teachers.

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