Mississippi State University and the Search Committee for the Dean of the College of Education are pleased to announce the upcoming campus interviews and invite members of the college community to attend public presentations by each finalist.
Candidate Two: Dr. Teresa Brasher Jayroe, Monday, February 8, at 10 a.m.
Event #: 120 709 6523
Dr. Teresa Brasher Jayroe is a Professor and Associate Dean at Mississippi State University’s College of Education and has served in this role since 2011. She previously has been director for the college’s Office of Clinical/Field-Based Instruction, Licensure, and Outreach. She joined the MSU faculty in 1997, first as Lecturer in the Department of Curriculum and Instruction, with promotions to Assistant Professor in 1999, Associate Professor in 2005 and Professor in 2010. Before joining the university, she taught kindergarten through second grade for 13 years in the Louisville Municipal Separate School District and the Philadelphia Public School District.
Dr. Jayroe completed her Ph.D. in education with a concentration in elementary education and her Education Specialist degree with a concentration in educational leadership, both at Mississippi State. She also has master’s and bachelor’s degrees in elementary education from MSU.
The Search Committee for the Dean of the College of Education is mindful of the critical balance between individual privacy and the public's right to know. It is our responsibility to keep constituent groups informed of the progress of the search, and we are committed to that course. Candidate materials will be posted at https://www.educ.msstate.edu/ the day before each presentation.