Reading and Language Studies Faculty | C&I | SIU

Southern Illinois University



College of Education and Human Services

Reading and Language Studies Faculty | C&I | SIU

Language, Literacies, and Culture Faculty

Our faculty is comprised of educators who have years of experience in the realm of education and in the private sector. Our faculty serve as models for those preparing to teach, thus playing a significant role in the preparation of educators for all levels and subjects. Faculty also maintain contacts with government agencies as well as business and industry to facilitate student employment in settings outside of K-12 schools.

Crystal Shelby-Caffey - Associate Professor, Coordinator for Language, Literacies, and Culture

Grant Miller - Associate Professor

Heidi Bacon - Assistant Professor

Lavern Byfield - Assistant Professor

Ann Garrett - Senior Lecturer

Christie McIntyre - Associate Professor, Coordinator of the Elementary Education program, and Department Chairperson for the Curriculum and Instruction Department