Department of Education Faculty

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David Hand Dr. David Hand (2013) Dean of the School of Education
B.A., M.A., Oral Roberts University
Ed.D., Oklahoma State University
dhand@belhaven.edu
601-965-7020
Lydia McCardle Dr. Lydia McCardle (2007) Professor of Education; Director of Clinical Internship
Ed.D. Mississippi State University
Ed. Spec. Mississippi State University
M.S. Mississippi State University
B.S. Delta State University
lmccardle@belhaven.edu
Claudia Nisbett Dr. Claudia Nisbett (2010) Professor of Education; Coordinator Graduate Reading Program
B.S.E., M.Ed. and Ed.D., Delta State University
cnisbett@belhaven.edu
601-965-7090
Catherine Wasson Dr. Catherine C. Wasson (1999) Professor of Education
B.A., Mississippi State
M.Ed., Delta State University
Ph.D., University of Mississippi
601-968-5955
cwasson@belhaven.edu
Bettye Quinn Bettye H. Quinn (1966) Associate Professor of Education
B.A., Belhaven University
M.Ed., Mississippi College
601-968-5975
bquinn@belhaven.edu
Dr. Tammie Brown (2019) Associate Professor of Education and Chair of the Undergraduate Program
B.S., Mathematics Education, University of Southern Mississippi
M.Ed., Educational Administration and Supervision, University of Southern Mississippi
Ed.D., Educational Administration and Supervision, University of Southern Mississippi
601-968-8762
tbrown@belhaven.edu
Rebekah Mincey Dr. Rebekah Mincey (2013) Associate Professor of Education; Coordinator of MAT Program
B.S., M.S., William Carey University
Ph.D., University of Southern Mississippi.
601-965-7020
rmincey@belhaven.edu
Cynthia Wilkins Dr. Cynthia Wilkins (2013) Associate Professor; Director of Graduate Education
B.S., Baylor University
M.Ed., Mississippi College
Montessori Certification - Primary, MWEI Montessori Institute
Montessori Certification - Elementary, St. Nicholas Montessori College
Ph.D., Mississippi State University
cwilkins@belhaven.edu
Mariella Simons Dr. Mariella Simons (2018) Assistant Professor of Education
B.S., Mississippi State University
M.Ed., Mississippi State University
Ph.D., Mississippi State University
msimons@belhaven.edu
Dr. Tracey Gregory (2019) Assistant Professor of Graduate Education
B.S., Education, Jackson State University
M.Ed., Belhaven University
Ed.S., Delta State University
Ed.D., Delta State University
601-968-8828
tgregory@belhaven.edu
Jim Young Dr. James Young, III (2018) Assistant Professor; Director of Doctoral Studies
B.S., Mississippi College
M.Ed., University of Southern Mississippi
Ph.D., University of Southern Mississippi
jyoung@belhaven.edu