Paul G. Fitchett

Paul Fitchett

Assistant Dean of Teaching and Innovation
Dean's Office


Paul Fitchett, Ed.D., is assistant dean of teaching and innovation and an associate professor in the Cato College of Education. He currently oversees revisions and other initiatives across the college’s various teacher education programs. His research interests include the intersections of education policy, teacher working conditions and student learning outcomes with an emphasis on the social studies. Fitchett’s research has been featured in Theory & Research in Social Education, Educational Policy, Teacher’s College Record and Teaching and Teacher Education.

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Highest Degree Institution:

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill


Cato College of Education