Dr. Alana M Zambone » College of Education Administration

College of Education Dean:

Dr. Alana M Zambone

Associate Dean for Research Office of Research
Office Location: 102C Speight Building East Carolina University Phone: 252-328-5746 Phone: 919-608-3516
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Curriculum Vitae and/or Bio

Alana joined the faculty at East Carolina University in Fall, 2005. Prior to coming to ECU, in addition to her teaching and teacher preparation experience in Special Education, Alana’s work has included policy and project administration in Washington, D.C., national and international model program and professional development, curriculum development in the Asia/Pacific and Latin America/Caribbean regions, teacher standards, assessment, & credentialing development and validation research, and long-term systems change model development with LEAs to address persistent issues of equity and cultural responsiveness. She is committed to helping faculty, programs, and the College build the partnerships and access the resources needed to pursue and integrate their research agendas as an integral dimension of their very full roles and responsibilities, and sustain with growth the models, outcomes, and products emerge from their scholarship.

Research Interests

  • Teacher Preparation
  • Communication development for students with significant and multiple challenges, including deafblindness
  • Professional Development

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