College of Education, Department of Educational Psychology & Leadership
Angie Elkins is an Assistant Professor of Practice in Special Education within the College of Education. Dr. Elkins graduated from Texas Tech University (TTU) with a Ph.D. in Educational Psychology in 2014. As an Assistant Professor of Practice, Dr. Elkins' primary role is one of instructor to certified teachers pursuing a Master's Degree in Special Education and Educational
Prior to graduating from TTU with her Ph.D., Dr. Elkins was an Instructor at West Texas A&M University (WTAMU) for 1 year. After earning her Ph.D. she remained at WTAMU as an Assistant Professor where she taught courses in the Educational Diagnostician Program for 2 years.
Dr. Elkins has 5 years of experience as an Educational Diagnostician at the elementary and middle school level and 14 years of experience as an elementary classroom teacher (art, math, and science).