Ann Traynor

Assistant Dean and Certification Officer


Assistant Dean and Certification Officer

Academic Degrees:

Ed.D., Educational Leadership, University of Connecticut
M.A. Higher Education and Student Affairs, University of Connecticut


Ann Traynor is Assistant Dean and Certification Officer at the Neag School of Education at the University of Connecticut. She is a member of the University’s Advising Council and serves on the Neag School’s CAEP Accreditation Self-Study team, Curricula and Courses, and Global Education Committees. In 2011, the UConn Undergraduate Student Government recognized her with the “Advisor of the Year Award.” She holds an Ed.D. in Educational Leadership (Ed.D.) from the University of Connecticut and has a courtesy faculty appointment in the Department of Educational Leadership. Her interests include entry barriers to teaching for students of color, teacher licensure testing, and diversifying the teaching force.


Advisor of the Year Award, UConn Undergraduate Student Government, 2011


UConn Advising Council
Neag CAEP Accreditation Self-Study, Co-Chair Standard 3
Neag Curricula & Courses Committee
Neag Global Education Committee (ex-officio)

Ann Traynor, named interim assistant dean among the latest new appointments.
Contact Information
Phone860 486 1354
Mailing AddressUnit 3064
Office LocationGentry 306
CoursesEDLR 5130 - Teaching College Students through Transition; UNIV 1800 - First Year Experience (FYE) University Learning Skills