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Department of Curriculum and Instruction

Clemmer College

Karin Keith PhD
Karin Keith

Karin  Keith PhD

Associate Professor/Chair
Curriculum and Instruction / Literacy Education
423-439-7598 /
401 Warf-Pickel Hall


Karin J. Keith is an Associate Professor and Chair in the Department of Curriculum and Instruction in Clemmer College at East Tennessee State University. Dr. Keith holds a Ph.D. in Language and Literacy Education from the University of South Carolina. Her research interests include disciplinary literacy, literacy coaching, and reading comprehension. She has published in such journals as The Reading Teacher, The Librarian, and The Journal of Teacher Education. She has reviewed for The Journal of Teacher Education, The Reading Teacher, and The Journal of Literacy Research. She currently reviews educational programs at the national and state level for the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP). She also serves the college on the Executive Council of Chairs as a representative for Clemmer College.
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