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May 29, 2014
Dr. Victor Willson, head of Educational Psychology in the College of Education and Human Development, has been named the inaugural holder of the newly established Douglas J. Palmer Endowed Chair in Educational Psychology.
Dr. McKyer wins an award
April 27, 2014
Dr. E. Lisako J. McKyer, associate professor in health education, is the recipient of a Distinguished Achievement Award in Graduate Mentoring from The Association of Former Students.
April 17, 2014

Dr. Beverly Irby, Professor, Associate Department Head and Program Chair, K-12 Public School Leadership was nominated for and has won A&M Administrator Women’s Progress Award.

April 11, 2014
The CEHD’s Committee on Diversity Initiatives (CODI) will be recognized with a Team Diversity Service Award on Tuesday, April 15.
April 07, 2014

Dr. Beverly J. Irby, Professor and Associate Department Head, Educational Administration and Human Development, was nominated for and presented with the Texas A&M Administrator Women’s Progress Award.

March 30, 2014
Dr. E. Lisako McKyer, Associate Professor in the department of Health and Kinesiology, and Dr. Rafael Lara-Alecio, Professor in the Department of Educational Psychology in the College of Education & Human Development are recipients of the 2014 Distinguished Achievement Awards presented by the Association of Former Students at Texas A&M University. - See more at:
March 16, 2014

Dr. Bruce Thompson has been selected to receive the 2014 Jacob Cohen Award for Distinguished Contributions to Teaching and Mentoring, initially endowed by Lawrence Erlbaum in memory of Dr. Jacob Cohen.

February 07, 2014

Nine nationally and internationally prominent scholars will be inducted Friday, Feb. 7 as Faculty Fellows of the Texas A&M University Institute for Advanced Study (TIAS).

Jane Close Conoley
February 03, 2014

Jane Conoley, former dean of the College of Education and Human Development,  was recently appointed as president of California State University, Long Beach (CSULB).

January 03, 2014
HLKN department head Dr. Richard Kreider has been elected as a Fellow of the American College of Nutrition (ACN).
December 17, 2013

Mike Greenwood, clinical professor in kinesiology has been named the Texas state director of the National Strength & Conditioning Association (NSCA).

December 10, 2013

Dr. John Singer, associate professor in sport management, was the invited speaker for the African American Professional Organization’s First Friday Lecture Series.

November 04, 2013

Dr. Beverly Irby, professor in the department of Educational Administration and Human Resource Development at Texas A&M, was named the 2013 Higher Education Honoree by the Texas Association of Bilingual Education (TABE) on Oct. 11, 2013.

October 18, 2013
Dr. Cynthia Boettcher, clinical professor in the department of Teaching, Learning, and Culture, College of Education and Human Development at Texas A&M, was presented the 2013 Bush Excellence Award for Faculty in International Teaching during a ceremony October 18.
October 02, 2013
George Cunningham, associate dean in the College of Education & Human Development, has been selected as a 2013-14 SEC Academic Leadership Development Program fellow, the SEC announced Tuesday.
September 09, 2013

Nkrumah Dixon was recently named 2013 Middle School Principal of the Year by the Education Service Center Region VI.

August 08, 2013
Two members of the Department of Health and Kinesiology faculty will recognized at the American School Health Association (ASHA) conference this year.
July 15, 2013

 Lisako McKyer, PhD, Director of Transdisciplinary Center for Health Equity Research, has been named Chair of the American Academy of Health Behavior Minority Health Work Group.

Clayton Williams building
May 06, 2013
Dr. Janet Hammer, Department of Teaching Learning and Culture (TLAC) and Michael Tomchesson, Department of Health and Kinesiology (HLKN) have been named recipients of the 2013 Distinguished Achievement Award by the Association of Former Students at Texas A&M.
May 01, 2013

Graduate Teaching Academy Fellows 2013 - Congratulations to the new Graduate Teaching Academy Fellows 2013 Marie A. Valentin, Mrudula Anne, Melika Shirmohammadi, and Celestino Valentin.

March 01, 2013
The department welcomes Dr. Lisa Baumgartner, Associate Professor of Adult Education, Dr. Michael Beyerlin, Full Professor of Human Resource Development and Dr. Beverly Irby Full Professor of Educational Administration. Additional information on the faculty joining the department will be communicated later.
Dr. Louis Ponjuan
January 31, 2013
When Dr. Luis Ponjuan joined the College of Education & Human Development at Texas A&M, he came with a research agenda that is gaining national attention: find a way to improve the growing achievement gap between males and females in college, specifically Hispanic and African-American males.
December 01, 2012

President of Texas A&M University; Dr. R. Bowen Loftin spoke to a group of doctoral and masters students from the Higher Education Program on Friday, November 9, 2012.


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