David Moss

Associate Professor


Associate Professor



Academic Degrees:

Ph.D. Education, University of New Hampshire
M.S. Botany, University of New Hampshire
B.A. Biology & Education, Alfred University

Areas of Expertise:

Global/International Education

Curriculum Studies

Teacher Education

Environmental Education

Study Abroad Program Design


David M. Moss, Ph.D., is an Associate Professor specializing in curriculum studies and internationalizing U.S. teacher education. His current research interests are in the areas of global/international education, culturally sustaining pedagogies, and curriculum reform. As a scholar, he has published numerous articles and books promoting educational reform. He was named a Teaching Fellow at the university, the highest honor awarded for instructional excellence and leadership. Dr. Moss has served as a keynote and featured speaker at scholarly societies, universities, and national/international conferences. He has extensive curriculum development and assessment experience and directs the Neag School of Education London Study Abroad program.

Selected Publications:


Preparing Classrooms Teachers to Succeed with Second Language Learners: Lessons from a Faculty Learning Community (2014)ISBN 978-0-415-84116-0
Reforming Legal Education: Law Schools at the Crossroads (2012)ISBN 978-1-61735-859-3
Critical Essays on Resistance in Education (2010)ISBN 978-1-4331-0788-7
Interdisciplinary Education in the Age of Assessment (2008)ISBN 0-805-85378-2
Portrait of a Profession: Teaching and Teachers in the 21st Century (2005/2008)ISBN 0-275-98218-15
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Beyond the Boundaries: A Transdisciplinary Approach to Teaching and Learning (2003)ISBN 0-897-89916-4


Awards & Honors:

Elected Member of the of International Academy for Intercultural Research

University of Connecticut Teaching Fellow – The highest honor for instructional excellence and leadership awarded by the University of Connecticut

Leo D. Doherty Award for Outstanding Leadership & Service, Northeastern Educational Research Association

McLeod STEM Research Fellowship

Neag Leadership Academy Fellow, University of Connecticut

Blick Award for Outstanding Contributions to the Reform of Science Education at the University of Connecticut

National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Space Grant Doctoral Fellowship at the University of New Hampshire

Contact Information
Phone860 486 0249
Mailing AddressUnit 3033
Office LocationGentry 401