Graduate School of Education

Alisa J. Bates

Alisa J. Bates

Some of this faculty member's accomplishments include:

  • Recipient of the Lawrence D. Cress Award for Excellence in Faculty Scholarship, Willamette University, 2010
  • Recent publications on supervision of student teachers as well as teacher research in Studying Teacher Education, Teacher Education Quarterly, The Teacher Education, i.e. Inquiry in Education, and Educational Action Research.
  • Several 2010 Willamette University funded grants - focusing on environmental literacy education for teachers and technology in preservice teacher education
  • Multiple national presentations at AERA and AACTE on teacher research and supervision
  • Member of the editorial review board of The Teacher Educator and a reviewer for five different teacher education journals
  • Collaborator on the GSE's new Master of Education in Teacher Inquiry and online model of the MAT program


  • B.A., The College of William and Mary, Psychology and Elementary Education
  • M.A., Virginia Tech, Curriculum and Instruction
  • Ph.D. Michigan State University, Curriculum, Teaching and Educational Policy