Professor Emerita
    California State University
    Monterey Bay

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    Christine E. Sleeter, PhD. (University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1982) is Professor Emerita in the College of Professional Studies at California State University Monterey Bay, where she was a founding faculty member. Formerly a high school learning disabilities teacher in Seattle, she previously served as a faculty member at Ripon College in Wisconsin and at the University of Wisconsin-Parkside, and has been a visiting professor or lecturer at Victoria University in New Zealand, San Jose State University, San Francisco State University, University of Washington, Seattle, Universidad Nacional de Education a Distancia in Madrid, Spain, and Høgskolen i Oslo og Akershus in Oslo, Norway. Currently she is consultant to a project for teacher education improvement at Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso. She is Immediate Past President of the National Association for Multicultural Education, and previously served as Vice President of Division K (Teaching and Teacher Education) of the American Educational Research Association. Her research focuses on anti-racist multicultural education and teacher education. Dr. Sleeter has published over 100 articles in journals and edited books, such as Asia-Pacific Journal of Teacher Education, Disability Studies QuarterlyTeaching and Teacher Education, and Curriculum Inquiry. Her recent books include Power, Teaching and Teacher Education (Peter Lang, 2013), Professional Development for Culturally Responsive and Relationship-based Pedagogy (Peter Lang, 2013), and Creating Solidarity across Diverse Communities (with Encarnación Soriano, Teachers College Press, 2012). Her work has been translated into Spanish, Korean, French, and Portuguese. She has been invited to speak in most U.S. states as well as several countries. Awards for her work include the American Educational Research Association Social Justice in Education Award, the Chapman University Paulo Freire Education Project Social Justice Award, the American Educational Research Association Division K Legacy Award, the California State University Monterey Bay President's Medal, the National Association for Multicultural Education Research Award, and the American Educational Research Association Special Interest Group on Multicultural and Multiethnic Lifetime Achievement Award. 

    Upcoming speaking engagements:
    • May 2, 2014: Couper Lecture, SUNY Binghamton, Binghamton, NY
    • May 15, 2014, University of San Francisco, CA
    • May 22, 2014: Dean's lecture, Auckland University, New Zealand
    • September 23, 2014: Keynote, VI Congreso Iberoamericano de Pedagogía, Santiago, Chile
    • November 21, 2014: Multicultural Education Conference, State University of New York New Paltz, NY