Chukwunyere E. Okezie
Associate Professor of Education and Human Resource Management & Coordinator of Secondary Education Teacher Certification

About Me

Chukwunyere E. Okezie is an associate professor of Education and Human Resource Management and Coordinator of Secondary Education Teacher Certification at Marygrove College. He has a joint appointment in both Education and Human Resource Management Programs. He holds a B.Sc., in Business Administration from the Robert Morris University, a M.Ed., in Educational Counseling, and a Ph.D., in Social and Comparative Analysis in Education from the University of Pittsburgh. Dr. Okezie is a Board of Examiner/Site Visitor for CEAP. He authored and coauthored articles, a book chapter, and served as editorial board member of Gender and Diversity Issues in Religious-Based Institutions and Organizations.

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  • Office: MC 211
  • Phone: (313) 927-1794
  • Email: cokezie@marygrove.edu
Chukwunyere E.  Okezie  Faculty Bio

Honors and Awards

  • Sabbatical, Marygrove College, Fall 2014

  • 3RS Award, Marygrove College, Summer 2011 and 2013

Areas of Interest

  • Adult learners

  • African-American males

  • Understanding by design & culturally responsive teaching

Publications

  • Alhamisi, J., Glimps, B. J. and Okezie, C. E., (2014). "The Case for Cultural Responsive Teaching Understanding by Design Framework." The Griot: The Journal of African American Studies, Vol. 33, No. 2, 36 - 43.

  • Okezie, C. E., Alhamisi, J., Glimps, B. J. (2016). "The Promise for African-American Male Students in Teacher Education At Marygrove College," In Blanch J. Glimps and Theron, N. Ford (Eds). Gender and Diversity Issues in Religious-Based Institutions and Organizations (pp. 137 -158).

  • Alhamisi, J., Glimps, B. J., and Okezie, C.E. (2015). "Implementing the Understanding by Design Framework in Higher Education." In E. de Silva (Ed.). Cases on Research-Based Teaching Methods in Science Education (pp. 64 - 79).

Education

  • B.Sc., Business Administration, Robert Morris University

  • M.Ed., Educational Counseling, University of Pittsburgh

  • Ph.D., Social and Comparative Analysis in Education, University of Pittsburgh

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