Jeanelle  Day
Chair, Curriculum and Instruction and Director, M.S.E. in Secondary Education Fifth-year Nontraditional
Orlean Beeson School of Education
Curriculum and Instruction
Office: Orlean Bullard Beeson Hall 338
Email: jday2@samford.edu
Phone: 205-726-2172

Jeanelle, a native of Luverne, Alabama, comes to Samford from Eastern Connecticut State University. She was in Connecticut for 17 years and most recently served as the Education Department Chair and Professor of Science Education. Prior to completing her doctorate, Jeanelle was a high school science teacher in Luverne, Alabama, where she taught chemistry, physics, physical science and earth science. Professional interests include the effectiveness of various educational administrative styles, use of inquiry practices in the classroom, and incorporation of technology in the science classroom. Personal interests include antique cars, vizslas, gardening/landscaping, and cooking. Jeanelle will be joined in Birmingham by her husband, Stan, who is a nuclear engineering consultant and their two vizslas, Tessa and Dasher.

Ph.D., Curriculum and Instruction, University of Alabama, 1999
M.S., Science Education, University of Montevallo, 1994
B.S., Science Education, University of Alabama, 1992