Dr. Catherine Crain

Catherine Crain, PhD


Dr. Catherine Crain is a founding faculty member at Cascadia. She received a Bachelor of Arts in linguistics and French from San Diego State University, a Master of Arts in linguistics from the University of California at San Diego, and a PhD in Educational Psychology from the University of Washington. She has experience teaching psychology, human sexuality, education, linguistics and English as a second language. Her scholarly interests include educational psychology, especially literacy, assessment, and innovative instruction; as well as developmental psychology, especially language development and cross-cultural and gender issues in development. She has recently returned from a sabbatical in Buenos Aires Argentina where she studied Spanish and Argentine culture and history intensively and is currently developing a faculty-led study abroad trip to Buenos Aires. Dr. Crain retired from full-time teaching in 2017 and now teaches as faculty emeritus.

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