Dr. Leigh Hester

Dr. Leigh Hester
Associate Professor of Secondary Science Education
Founders Hall, Room 215
Hometown:Fayette, AL
Current Residency:Rogersville, AL
Degrees:Ph.D. (ABD)-Curriculum & Instruction-The University of Alabama
Educational Specialist (EDS)-Curriculum & Instruction/Biology-The University of Alabama
MAEd-General Science-University of North Alabama
B.S. in Biology – University of North Alabama
Research Interests:Reading in science
Science literacy
Current science discourse and situated knowledge
Teaching crosscurricular science
Using science fiction to teach science
Areas of Expertise:Secondary science education
Bird watching
Spending time with family and friends
Playing with my two dogs