Dr. (Claude) Christopher Anama-Green enjoys working with future educators to ensure that they are prepared to be successful in the classroom. In addition to his work with University of the Cumberlands, he works as a public school educator in Harlan County, Kentucky (Eastern Kentucky).

Dr. Anama-Green's research interests include mindfulness in education, prevention of teacher burnout, assessment in education, promoting positive behavior in public school settings, and pedagogy in the teaching of World Languages. His current research applies epidemiology tools and biostatistical analyses to examine the relationship between teacher burnout and teacher mindfulness. He has previously been involved in public health-related research projects related to infectious disease, obesity and the built environment, occupational health indicators, and environmental health indicators.

Dr. Anama-Green was a recipient of the 2018-2019 Campbellsville University Excellence in Teaching Award for Harlan County High School. 

In his spare time, Dr. Anama-Green enjoys cooking, traveling, gardening, and writing.

EdD Educational Leadership, University of the Cumberlands, 2019
MAED School Counseling, University of the Cumberlands, 2022
Máster en Enseñanza de Español Como Lengua Extranjera (Master's in Teaching Spanish as a Foreign Language), CEU Universidad Cardenal Herrera, 2022
MAT Spanish (P-12), Morehead State University, 2016
MPH Public Health, East Carolina University, 2010
BA Biology and Spanish, Emory & Henry College, 2008

Anama-Green, C. (2022). Intrapersonal Mindfulness is Associated with Reduced Risk of Burnout among Central Appalachian Educators. EXPLORE, 18(1), 64-69. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.explore.2020.10.003
Anama-Green, C. and Quinn, M. (2021). Survival Analysis of Demographic Factors Associated with 5+ Year Survival of Pancreatic Carcinoma. Cureus, 13(1), e13032. https://doi.org/10.7759/cureus.13032
Anama-Green, C. and Doss, C. (2021). Teach the Clinch 2.0. Clinch River Valley Initiative.
Anama-Green, C. (2021). The Relationship between Mindfulness and Burnout in Eastern Kentucky Educators. Presented at the University of the Cumberlands Research Symposium. Williamsburg, KY. Poster.
Anama-Green, C. and Anama-Green, E. (2020). Viajes desde Appalachia: Español Nivel I. Mindful Services Press.
Anama-Green, C. (2020). Mindfulness is Associated with Reduced Risk of Occupation-Related Burnout among K-12 Teachers in Eastern Kentucky. Virtual poster presented for the Kentucky Public Health Association Conference. Covington, KY.
Anama-Green, E., Anama-Green, C. (2019). Globalize Your Classroom: A Treasure Chest of Ideas to Add a Global Focus to Your Classroom. Presented at the Kentucky Education Association TALK Conference. Elizabethtown, KY.