PhD, Oregon State University
Professor Harris’ teaching, presentations and publications focus on multicultural education, diversity in the classroom, and teaching children with special needs. Additional areas of interest include school bullying, and women and children involved with the criminal justice system.
Dr. Harris is president of the Oregon chapter of the National Association for Multicultural Education.
She has taught language arts in Oregon public schools, served as an adult education specialist with Even Start Family Literacy in Rainier, Ore., and assisted with community service projects through Linfield College and Yamhill County schools.