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Dr. Karen Lee

TITLE:Director of the Center for Teaching Excellence
DEPARTMENT:Center for Teaching Excellence
LOCATION:Rickman Library 0-115
SWU P.O. BOX:1993


- Master's in specific learning disabilities, Troy State University
- Ed.D. in educational leadership and change, Fielding University,
   Santa Barbara, Calif.

Dr. Lee was previously employed in the Savannah-Chatham school district as educator, a staff development consultant, program coordinator, career and college/transition coordinator, school governance specialist and more recently as program manager-school development.