Department of Elementary and Early Childhood Education

Julie Rosenthal, Ph.D.

Rosenthal Julie

Office:   V4001
Phone:   973-720-3087
Office Hours:   Fall 2012, Tuesdays, 11-4; Thursdays, 10-2

Department: Elementary and Early Childhood Education
Position: Associate Professor
Area Specialization: Literacy; Research in Education

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Academic Degrees and Certifications

  • Ph.D. – The Graduate Center of the City University of New York
  • M.S. & B.A. – Hunter College, NYC
  • PK –3 and K – 6 General Education Teacher Certification
Professional Experience
  • Educational Researcher, The CUNY Research Foundation
  • Research Assistant, Center for Advanced Studies in Education, New York City.
  • Teaching Assistant, The Graduate Center of the City University of New York
  • Elementary Grades Teacher, New York City Public Schools
Current Teaching and Administrative Responsibilities
  • Director, Master of Arts in Teaching
  • Director, Post Baccalaureate Certification Program, K-5; K-5 with 5-8 Subject Specialization
  • CIEE 3120 - Literacy and Learning for Inclusive Classrooms
  • CIEE 3260 - Science Methods and Assessment, K-5
  • ELCL 6190 - Applied Developmental Psychology
  • CMAT 6810 & 6820 - Research in Education
  • Undergraduate student Advisement
Other Collegiate Assignments
  • Literacy and Learning Field Experience Coordinator
  • Member, Senate Council on the University Core Curriculum 
  • Member, Area 5 Review Panel
Professional Affiliations and Activities
  • International Reading Association
  • National Reading Conference
  • Northeastern Educational Research Association
  • Society for the Scientific Studies of Reading
  • American Educational Research Association

Current Research Interests:

  • Engaging with families
  • Vocabulary instructional methods
  • School embedded teacher preparation
  • School field trips as a basis for literacy instruction

Awards and Honors:

  • The COE Center for Research Award
  • The Jeanne Chall Dissertation Fellowship
  • The Mario Cappelloni Fellowship Award