Theresa Hickey, Ph.D., MAT, M.A.

Interim Dean, College of Education and Counseling

Assistant Professor, Research, STEM & Foundations

Ph.D., Curriculum and Instruction, Seattle Pacific University; Master of Arts in Teaching, Seattle Pacific University; M.A., English and American Literature, Marquette University; B.A., English, Business Administration minor, Marquette University

Old Main, 479
5000 Abbey Way SE
Lacey, WA 98503


Research interests include statistics, math and science education, especially as they intersect with language, and all aspects of teacher preparation. Also involved in curriculum writing, educational data analysis, and program evaluation for district and school initiatives and programs. Fun includes creating and running school/community celebrations where robots and math run wild!