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Lauren Madden

820A3481Associate Professor
Ph.D. North Carolina State University
M.S. University of South Carolina
B.A. University of New Hampshire


  • MST 202:  Elementary Science Methods (undergraduate)
  • ELEM 521:  Elementary Science Methods (graduate)
  • ELE/ECE 498:  Senior Capstone (undergraduate)
  • ELEM 690:  Senior Capstone (graduate)
  • MST 303:  Interdisciplinary Science for Educators:  Science Outside the Classroom
  • MST 203:  Environmental Science for Educators

Research Interests

  • Using interactive science notebooks
  • Benefits of scientist-educator collaboration
  • Preservice teachers’ perspectives on the importance of STEM education
  • Effective pairing of preservice teachers in field placements
  • The intersection of the Next Generation Science Standards and the Common Core Curriculum Standards

Professional Affiliations:

  • National Association for Research in Science Teaching (NARST)
  • Association of Science Teacher Educators (ASTE)
  • Association for Teacher Education (ATE)
  • New Jersey/National Science Teachers Association (NJ/NSTA)
  • American Educational Research Association (AERA)
  • Mid-Atlantic Marine Educators Association (MAMEA)

Contact Information

TitleAssociate Professor