Dee Morgenthaler

deeDeirdre J. Morgenthaler, Ph.D. candidate and program coordinator for the Department of Continuing Professional Education at the University of Colorado Denver

Dee has a Master’s degree in Communication from UCD and has held positions in teaching and curriculum development, marketing, web design and video production. She has worked with numerous organizations focused on media literacy, including; the Voices of Media Literacy Project with the Center for Media Literacy, Curriculum Advisor for CompuGirls, and as a Doctoral Research Assistant for the Pathways2Teaching program in Denver. Her research interests include critical media literacy curriculum development and teacher professional development towards the implementation of media literacy in schools. Dee loves film, photography, improvisational theater, and living in Colorado with her husband and two daughters. Dee can be found on Twitter @dmorgenthaler.