Jeffrey M. Hawkins (Ed.D) directs the social studies education program at UWM. He has experience teaching social studies at P-20 levels in New York, San Francisco, Memphis, Tulsa, and now Milwaukee. He has supervised K-12 social studies interns in Belize, Costa Rica, and the United States. His scholarly interests include anti-bias and culturally responsive curriculum materials via content analysis academic research and anti-bias and culturally responsive teacher preparation and practices via observation practitioner research.
Dr. Hawkins received his B.A. in History from the Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts, his M.A. in Social Studies Education from New York University, and his doctorate in International and Multicultural Education from the University of San Francisco.