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Due to concerns with COVID-19 and adhering to CDC Guidelines and limitations regarding gatherings and social distancing, all coursework, advising appointments, and faculty office hours have moved online.
Please email your faculty/professor/advisor in order to set up an appointment.

WE'VE MOVED!
THE COLLEGE OF EDUCATION HAS MOVED TO ANTHONY J. AND GEORGIA A. PELLEGRINO HALL (PLG)
AS OF SPRING BREAK 2020

KEEP AN EYE OUT FOR CHANGES TO OUR DIRECTORY!

 

General Contact Information:

Texas A&M International University
College of Education
Pellegrino Hall 301
5201 University Blvd.
Laredo, Texas  78041-1900

E-mail: coeinformation@tamiu.edu

Phone: 956.326.2420
Fax: 956.326.2419

Dean of the College of Education

Dr. James O'Meara

Dr. James O'Meara

PLG 301
956.326.2420
james.omeara@tamiu.edu 

 

Associate Dean / Chair of the Department of Educational Programs

Dr. Alfredo Ramirez

Dr. Alfredo Ramirez, Jr.

PLG 304 A
956.326.3141
aramirezjr@tamiu.edu 

 

College of Education Staff

 Patsy Lopez

Patricia Lopez

Executive Assistant, 
Office of the Dean
956.326.3145
 
Mindy Downie

Melinda Lee Downie

Administrative Associate
Office of the Dean
956.326.2420
 
Rebeca Litman

Rebeca Litman

Administrative Associate
Department of Educational Programs
956.326.2430
Laina Allen

Laina Allen

Manager, Academic Success
Certification Officer
956.326.3148
Pellegrino Hall 302 D
Stephanie Alderete

Stephanie Alderete

Administrative Associate
Alternative Certification Program / Field & Clinical Experiences
956.326.2435
Pellegrino Hall 302

Anette Lara

Academic Success Coach
Office of Student Success
956.326.3098
Pellegrino Hall 302 J

Ana Jimenez

Academic Success Coach 
Office of Student Success
956.326.2427
Pellegrino Hall 302 C

 

 

College of Education Faculty

Dr. Benigno

Dr. Stephen Benigno

Assistant Professor of Educational Administration
Department of Educational Programs
956.326.2681
Pellegrino Hall 313 M
 

Dr. Randel Brown

Associate Professor of Special Education
Department of Educational Programs
956.326.2679
Pellegrino Hall 314 F
 
 
Dr. Randel Brown

Dr. Lorraine Dinkel

Associate Professor of School Counseling
Department of Educational Programs
956.326.3166
Killam Library 431 A
 
Dr Garza

Dr. Sergio Garza

Assistant Professor of Bilingual Education
Department of Educational Programs
956.326.2674
Pellegrino Hall 313 J
 
Dr Gill

Dr. Puneet Gill

Assistant Professor of Curriculum & Instruction
Department of Educational Programs
956.326.2689
Pellegrino Hall 304 B
 
Dr Godina

Dr. Heriberto Godina

Assistant Professor of Curriculum & Instruction
Department of Educational Programs
956.326.2437
Pellegrino Hall 313 F
 
Dr Huber

Dr. Tonya Huber

Professor of Curriculum & Instruction
Department of Educational Programs
956.326.2678
Pellegrino Hall 313 B
 

Dr. Josiah Johnson

Assistant Professor of Kinesiology
Department of Educational Programs
956.326.2436
Pellegrino Hall 313 L
 
Dr. Kim

Dr. Won Kim

Assistant Professor of Special Education
Department of Educational Programs
956.326.2685
Pellegrino Hall 314 C
 
Dr Linn

Dr. Diana Linn

Assistant Professor of Special Education
Department of Educational Programs
956.326.2677
dlinn@tamiu.edu
Pellegrino Hall 314 G
 
Dr Martinez

Dr. Gilda Y. Martinez

Assistant Professional of Bilingual Education
Department of Educational Programs
956.326.2428
gilda.martinez@tamiu.edu
Pellegrino Hall 312 C
 
 

Dr. Jason Norris

Assistant Professor of Kinesiology
Department of Educational Programs
956.326.2697
Pellegrino Hall 304 C
 
Dr Pena

Dr. Mayra Pena

Assistant Professional of Curriculum & Instruction
Department of Educational Programs
956.326.2422
Pellegrino Hall 302 F
 
Dr Perry

Dr. Cody Perry

Assistant Professor of Curriculum & Instruction
Department of Educational Programs
956.326.3143
Pellegrino Hall 313 G
 
Dr Pina

Dr. Cynthia Pina

Assistant Professional of Curriculum & Instruction
Department of Educational Programs
956.326.2684
cynthia.pina@tamiu.edu
Pellegrino Hall 302 H
 
 
Dr Salazar

Dr. Jesse Salazar

Assistant Professional of Curriculum & Instruction
Department of Educational Programs
956.326.2688
Pellegrino Hall 302 E
 
Dr Sampson

Dr. Seth Sampson

Assistant Professor of School Counseling
Department of Educational Programs
956.326.2691
Killam Library 431 B
 
Dr Sanchez

Dr. Bernice Sanchez

Associate Professor of Curriculum & Instruction
Department of Educational Programs
956.326.2670
Pellegrino Hall 313 A
 

Dr. Filiz Shine

Associate Professor of Curriculum & Instruction
Department of Educational Programs
956.326.2692
filiz.shine@tamiu.edu
Pellegrino Hall 313 H
 
Dr Singh

Dr. Ajay Singh

Assistant Professor of Special Education
Department of Educational Programs
956.326.2693
Killam Library 419 H
 
Linda Villarreal

Linda Villarreal

Instructor of Kinesiology
Department of Educational Programs
956.326.2672
Pellegrino Hall 313 K
 
Dr Viloria

Dr. Maria De LOurdes Viloria

Assistant Professor of Educational Administration
Department of Educational Programs
956.326.4915
Pellegrino Hall 314 E
 
Dr Wang

Dr. Xuesong Wang

Associate Professor of Curriculum & Instruction
Department of Educational Programs
956.326.3156
Pellegrino Hall 314 D
 

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