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Phyllis Broughton

Teaching Assistant Professor Interdisciplinary ProfessionsAdult Education
Office Location: 227 Ragsdale Building East Carolina University Phone: 252-714-4335 Phone: 252-328-6856
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Curriculum Vitae and/or Bio


Academic Background

  • Ed.D. North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, Adult and Community College Education (Curriculum & Instruction minor; Higher Education Leadership concentrate), 1998
  • MA.E.D. East Carolina University, Greenville, NC, Adult Education (Information Systems Management minor), 1990
  • BA Atlantic Christian College, Wilson, NC, English (Business Education minor), 1972
  • NC Adult Education Association, 2012-2014

Work Experience

Academic Experience

  • Adjunct Faculty, Chowan University (January, 2013 – Present). Teach Blended Course in Educational Psychology EDUC 300A.
    Teaching Assistant Professor, East Carolina University (February, 2012 – Present).
  • Dean of Academic Affairs and Student Services, Martin Community College (January, 2002 – August, 2011). Retired.
  • Dept. Chair (Human Resources, Office Technology, Medical Office Technology), Pitt Community College, 1995-2001

Courses Taught

Courses taught, but not in the Schedule:

  • Spring, 2012 ADED 6550-601 – Leadership and Communication Skills in Education Fall, 2012
  • ADED 6550-601 – Leadership and Communication Skills in Education
  • ADED 6590-601 – Multicultural Issues in Education Spring, 2013
  • ADED 6550-601 – Leadership and Communication Skills in Education
  • ADED 6495-601 – Educational Program Evaluation Fall, 2013
  • ADED 6550-601 – Leadership and Communication Skills in Education
  • ADED 6450-601 – Community, Junior, and Technical Colleges


Service to the University

Department Assignments


  • 2013-2014: Search Committee for Fixed-Term, Full-Time Faculty in Adult Education Program

Other Institutional Service Activities

  • 2013-2014: Portfolio Committee for Spring 2013 MAED Graduates
  • 2013-2014: Preparing syllabus for proposed Community College Leadership course (LDHE)
  • 2013-2014: Attend HACE Departmental Meetings
  • 2013-2014: Assisted in Adult Education MAED and CCI Certificate Outcomes – SACS-specific in TaskStream
  • 2013-2014: Marketing Community College Instruction Certificate
  • 2012-2013: Assisted at the ECU Marketing Booth at the NC Community College Conference, Raleigh
  • 2012-2013: Attend HACE Monthly Meetings
  • 2012-2013: Assisted Adult Education Program Coordinator with program review for Institutional Planning, Assessment, and Research (IPAR)
  • 2012-2013: Substitute on Diversity Committee and Curriculum Committee, as needed
  • 2012-2013: Represented Adult Education Department in December Graduation
  • 2012-2013: Assist with reviewing MAED Adult Education and Community College Instruction Certificate Portfolios

College Assignments


  • 2013-2014: COE Graduate Task Force for Admission, Retention, and Completion
  • 2013-2014: COE Diversity Committee
  • 2012-2013: COE Library Committee

University Assignments

Other Institutional Service Activities:

  • 2013-2014: Hosted Table for Career Services Formal Business Dinner with Students
  • 2013-2014: Served as Judge for Graduate Social Studies Research -7th Annual Research Creative Achievement Week (RCAW)
  • 2013-2014: Lenoir Community College, Art and Sciences Advisory Committee representative
  • 2013-2014: Volunteer with ECU Career Center with Career Day
  • 2012-2013: Volunteer with ECU Career Center with Interview Techniques/Mock Interviews through Helping Individuals Reach Employment Destinations (HIRED)
  • 2012-2013: Reviewed Six Graduate Programs for IPAR (Institutional Planning, Assessment, and Research)

State-wide Assignments


  • 2013-2014: Scholarship Committee of NC Adult Education Association


  • 2013-2014: Board Member of NC Adult Education Association

Thesis Assignments


  • 2013-2014: Thesis committee member for Ashleigh Howard, receiving an MA in Sociology with a Community College Teaching Practicum

Service to the Community

Civic Activity NOT Using Discip/Posn

  • 2013-2014: Public Affairs of Williamston,
  • 2013-2014: Board Member of Hope Plantation Foundation Historical Society, Windsor, NC,
  • 2013-2014: Board Member of NC State Employees Credit Union,

Community Presentation NOT Using Discip/Posn

  • 2013-2014: Presented and Coordinated Administrative Office Professionals Luncheon – Williamston,

Member of a Committee

  • 2012-2013: Board Member of NC State Employees Credit Union,
  • 2012-2013: Public Affairs Committee, Williamston
  • 2012-2013: Hope Foundation Historical Society, Windsor, NC,

Other Community Service Activities

2012-2013: Proctor Testing of Bank Modules for NCSECU, Williamston
2012-2013: Hosted Living History Day at Hope Plantation, Windsor, NC for 4th Graders

Positions Held in Civic Organizations

  • 2013-2014: VP of The Woman’s Club of Williamston,
  • 2012-2013: VP of Woman’s Club of Williamston,

Speech / Presentation at a Community Meeting

  • 2012-2013: Developed and Presented Workshop for the Office Professionals Day in Williamston

Faculty Development

DE Professional Development

2012-2013: DE Modules. Greenville, North Carolina.

ECU Distance Education Faculty Development

2012-2013: Blackboard Gradebook Training. Greenville, North Carolina.

Instructional-Related Conference

2012-2013: NC Adult Education Conference. Greenville, North Carolina.

Other Professional Development

2013-2014: New Faculty Training -. Greenville, North Carolina.
2013-2014: SPOTS Replaces SOIS – Informational Session. Greenville, North Carolina.
2012-2013: New Faculty Orientation. Greenville, North Carolina.
2012-2013: Curriculum Development Workshop. Greenville, North Carolina.
2012-2013: Global Academic Initiatives. Greenville, North Carolina.

Professional Seminars / Workshops

2013-2014: ECU Veteran Student Support – Green Zone Training:. Greenville, North Carolina.
2013-2014: Program Evaluation Workshop with Drs. Zhang and Knight. Greenville, North Carolina.
2012-2013: Writing Instruction Across the Disciplines. Greenville, North Carolina.
2012-2013: Copyright Issues I and II: Copyright in the Classroom. Greenville, North Carolina.
2012-2013: Sedona training. Greenville, North Carolina.
Research and Statistics Professional Development
2012-2013: E-Pirate Training. Greenville, North Carolina.

Technology-Related Training

2013-2014: Teaching with Technology. Greenville, North Carolina.
2013-2014: Using Technology for Writing Feedback. Greenville, North Carolina.
2013-2014: Managing Digital Images. Greenville, North Carolina.
2012-2013: Blackboard Overview for Faculty Workshop. Greenville, North Carolina.
2012-2013: Classroom Technology Workshop. Greenville, North Carolina.
2012-2013: Tegrity Technology Training. Greenville, North Carolina.
2012-2013: Introduction to College Teaching – Summer Workshop July 23-25. Greenville, North Carolina.
2012-2013: Teaching with Technology. Greenville, North Carolina.
2012-2013: FSDir Training. Greenville, North Carolina.
2012-2013: Outlook Training. Greenville, North Carolina.
2012-2013: Computers – Basic Concepts for Win 7 & 8. Greenville, North Carolina.
2012-2013: BlackBoard 9. Greenville, North Carolina.
2012-2013: COE TaskStream Training. Greenville, North Carolina.
2012-2013: TracDat Training for Program Reviews (IPAR). Greenville, North Carolina.


2007-2008: Outstanding Alumni of the College of Education, East Carolina University.

Research Interests

  • Program evaluation and instructional strategies
  • Community College issues/trends and leadership
  • Cultural competencies; Leadership and communication
  • Technology for teaching/learning