Heather Sellens

Contact Information

Alpine 123
(916) 278-6155

Office Hours

Spring 2018

Joined Faculty: August 1988

Quote of Personal Interest

You must be the change you wish to see in the world. - Mahatma Gandhi

Areas Research/Scholarly Activity

English Language Learners, Global Education, Multicultural Children's books, Social justice, Language Arts, Social Science.

Courses Taught

  • Teaching English Language Learners - Bilingual
  • Education Multicultural Children's Literature
  • Education for a Democratic Society
  • Curriculum and Instruction K-12

Educational Degrees

Doctorate in Curriculum and iInstruction (emphasis on multicultural education) University of the Pacific 1994.
Masters in International Affairs CSUS 1983.

Professional Awards or Commendations

  • All People's Recognition Award Multicultural Center CSUS
  • Humanitarian Award for Work with Cuban Refugees, US Catholic Conference 1981

Select Publications

A Program for Migrant Parents to Support Student's Academic Discourse (2016)

Intercultural Communications Styles Among Korean and American Business Leaders (2013) Hattingh, Park, Sellens

Curriculum Vitae

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Last updated: Febuary 7, 2018
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