Sheena Lawson is an Assistant Professor and a University Supervisor in the School of Education. She also serves as the Option 9 Director. Her professional experience includes teaching Chemistry and AP Chemistry at the high school level, advising and planning coursework for college students, teaching introductory level and capstone education coursework at the post-secondary level, and supervising student teachers. Dr. Lawson is the recipient of the 2023 Excellence in Teaching Award.

EdD Doctorate in Educational Leadership, University of the Cumberlands, 2020
EdS Educational Specialist, University of the Cumberlands, 2018
MAED Teacher as Leader, University of the Cumberlands, 2017
BS Chemistry with Secondary Education (8-12) Certification, University of the Cumberlands, 2013

  • Lawson, S. (2022). Virtual Learning. Presentation, Southeast/South-central Educational Cooperative Summer Institute.
  • Hord, C., Deaton, S., Lawson, S. (2023). Alternative Routes to Teacher Certification. Presentation, KASA Education Law and Finance Institute
  • Higher Education
  • Research Methodology




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