David Carlson

Associate Professor

EdD (2005), Teachers College, Columbia University, English Education, Dissertation: Producing a Sovereign Self: Portfolios and the Ownership of Scholastic Bodies; MA (1996), American University, Literature; BA (1992), University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 

English; Centre for Medieval and Renaissance Studies, Keble College, Oxford University, Oxford, UK, English Literature and English Law

Research Interest
  • Primary area of expertise is secondary English education, with a specific focus on methods of teaching English, curriculum studies, and historiographies of English studies. An additional primary area of expertise is Queer Theory/LGBTQ Studies with a specific focus on life histories of gay men.

Research Expertise
  • Diversity
  • English Education
  • Narrative
  • Social and Emotional Development
  • Socio-political Foundations