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Faculty/Staff Profiles

Cassie Quigley

Associate Professor of Science Education

Office: 407 D Old Main
Phone: 8643733505
Vita: Click Here

Educational Background

Ph.D Curriculum and Instruction
Indiana University 2010

M.S. Science Education
IUPUI 2002

Minor Spanish
Indiana University 2000

B.S. Biology
Indiana University 2000


Dr. Quigley's interests follows three lines of research—all the in the realm of equity in education. The first line of research is community-based science education for marginalized communities. The second line of research is equitable discourse practices for science education. The third line of research is equitable research methodologies for science education.

Dr. Quigley is also a Faculty Senator and Service Learning Fellow for the university.

Courses Taught

Project-based Learning
STEAM teaching practices
Environmental Science for Middle School Teachers
Biology for Teachers
Middle School Science Methods
Introduction Qualitative Inquiry
Emerging Methods of Qualitative Inquiry

Research Interests

STEAM practices
Ecojustice in environmental science
Equity and ethics in science education
Community involvement to increase participation in science


Selected Publications
National Association for Research in Science Teaching
National Science Teachers Association
Cultural Studies of Science Education
Service Learning Faculty Fellows