Tom Carpenter


Teaches classes in teacher leadership, education, geography, African American Affairs, philosophy and diversity.

Dr. Carpenter is also an ordained Itinerant Elder in the African Methodist Episcopal Church; Pastor to congregations in Arkansas and Washington state; and Guest preacher at Bethel AME church in Davenport and many others.

Education and Training

  • PhD, New York University Human Development and Social Relations
  • MA, Fuller Theological Seminary Theology
  • BS, New York University Social Studies Education

Areas of Professional Interest

  • Impact of race, class and spirituality on student achievement

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