Title: Senior Instructor
Office: ZEB 351B
Specialty: TESOL/ Foreign Language Education
Department(s): Teaching and Learning
Teresa Lucas holds a PhD. from FSU in Multilingual/Multicultural Education, and an MS in TESOL from the University of Illinois. She has served as president of Miami-Dade TESOL and of the United Faculty of Florida-FIU Chapter.
Research AreasBilingualism, Incorporating Habits of Mind in courses, Developing trust among students, Corporatization of public education
AwardsCollege of Education Merit Award (2016), College of Education Merit Award (2015), National Education Association Fellowship to complete the NEA Higher Education Emerging Leaders Academy, (June 2012 _ March 2013), College of Education Merit Award Bonus for Excellence in Teaching (2011)