Claire Gallagher, Ed.D.

Claire Gallagher
Phone: 732-987-2776
Office Location:
Raymond Hall West 208
Office Hours:
Education Department


  • Bachelor of Science, University of Tampa, Tampa, Florida, 1976
  • Master of Arts, Monmouth University, W. Long Branch, New Jersey, 1981
  • Master of Architecture, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1991
  • Doctor of Arts Education, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1995

Professional Certifications:

  • Comprehensive Certifications (K–12) in Mathematics and Science
  • Supervisors Certificate

Courses Taught:

  • General Education/Secondary
  • Interdisciplinary Instruction
  • Inquiry-based Learning
  • Problem-based Learning
  • Visual and Spatial Literacy
  • Arts and Science Integration
  • Teaching Math and Science in the Elementary Classroom
  • Research Methods
  • Masters Thesis Supervision
  • Graduate and Undergraduate Student Teacher Supervision

Major accomplishments and/or projects:

  • Whos Who among Americas Teachers
  • Director, Teachers Residency Program, Fallingwater, Bear Run, PA
  • Architecture for Children
  • American Institute of Architects Committee on Architecture for Education Advisory Group Member


  • pedagogy and school design; the school on Ellis Island (1890-1954); schools designs of Julia Morgan; Phoebe Hearst. educational philanthropy and the spatial turn

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