Mary Alice Barksdale Edit Profile
Bachelor in Elementary Education, Clemson University, 1976. Master of Education in Reading Education, Clemson University, 1979. Doctor of Education in Curriculum and Instruction, Virginia Polytechnic Institute, 1988.
Teacher Greenville (South Carolina) Schools, 1976-1981, Bedford (Virginia) County Schools, 1981-1983. Graduate assistant Virginia Polytechnic Institute, Blacksburg, 1983-1988. Professor West Virginia University, Morgantown, 1988-1994, University South Florida, Tampa, 1994—2001, Virginia Polytechnic Institute, Blacksburg, since 2001.
Presenter in field.
Member International Reading Association (Albert J. Harris award 1995), National Reading Conference, College Reading Association, Eastern Educational Research Association, Fulbright Association, Phi Delta Kappa.