Lawrence C. Scharmann
Lawrence C. ScharmannMelvin C. and Jane N. Nore Professor & Chair
Ph.D. – Education, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN, 1985.
M.Ed. – University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE, 1980.
B.S. – Education (Distinction), University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE, 1978.
Dr. Scharmann is department chair of Teaching, Learning and Teacher Education. He specializes in science teacher education, focusing on nature of science issues with specific emphasis on the instructional role of science theories (specifically evolution education). His contributions concerning evolution education have been independently acknowledged by both the National Association for Research in Science Teaching (in 2010) and the Association of Science Teacher Educators (in 1994).
Areas of Expertise:
Nature of Science