Retired & Emeritus Faculty

Steven J. Molinsky

Dr. Steven J. Molinsky is professor emeritus at Boston University Wheelock College of Education & Human Development. His primary interest is the development of innovative approaches to teaching English as a Second Language and English as a Foreign Language. He taught methodology courses at Boston University for more than 30 years and coauthored more than […]

Jeanne R. Paratore

Dr. Jeanne R. Paratore is professor emerita at Boston University Wheelock College of Education & Human Development. Previously, she served as professor of education and coordinator of the Reading Education and Literacy Education programs at Boston University. She also directed the university-based reading and writing clinic that provides year-round academic support to school-aged children who […]

Amy Phillips-Losso

Dr. Amy Phillips-Losso is a clinical associate professor (retired) of special education at Boston University Wheelock College of Education & Human Development.

Laurie A. Pohl

Dr. Laurie Pohl is professor of the practice (retired) at Boston University Wheelock College of Education & Human Development.  Her career spans all aspects of university administration and includes substantial experience in university-wide activities such as strategic planning, governance, agency and governmental relations, philanthropy, public relations, enrollment management and student affairs, and institutional budget and […]

Philip Tate

As senior lecturer (retired) of curriculum & teaching, Dr. Philip Tate’s teaching responsibilities at Boston University included the foundations of education, philosophy of education, and teacher education. His writings demonstrate an interest in the sociology, politics, and philosophy of education, especially as they inform discussions about teacher education and the occupation of teaching. Dr. Tate […]

Robert Weintraub

Dr. Robert J. Weintraub is a senior lecturer (retired) in the Educational Leadership & Policy Studies Program at BU Wheelock College of Education  & Human Development. He teaches courses in education leadership, advises master’s and doctoral students, and is developing and leading several projects. Dr. Weintraub served for 19 years as headmaster of Brookline High […]