Dr. Mariannella D. Núñez


Dr. Mariannella Nuñez

Dr. Mariannella Núñez is a Assistant Professor of Teacher Education in the Dreeben School of Education. She earned her Ph.D. in Reading Education from Texas Woman’s University and specialized in bilingual and ESL education. She has taught in elementary bilingual and ESL settings for 10 years. Prior to coming to UIW, Dr. Núñez was a graduate research associate with a grant working with adolescent newcomers in high schools. Her certifications include EC-6/4-8 Bilingual (Spanish) Generalist and K-12 Reading Specialist.

Research Interests:

Language and literacy; critical literacy; transformative pedagogy; identity and intersectionality


“Do the best you can until you know better. Then when you know better, do better.”

 - Maya Angelou


Dr. Mariannella D. Núñez
Assistant Professor
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