Kimberly Heuschkel

Assistant Professor/Program Coordinator EC

Interdiscipinary Humanities | School of Education



  • Ed.D., Early Childhood Education, Rutgers University
  • M.Ed., Early Childhood/Elementary Education, Rutgers University
  • B.A., Psychology, Rutgers College

Research Interests

  • Advocacy and workforce development in early childhood education
  • Mental health awareness and initiatives to support social-emotional learning
  • Trauma-informed practices in schools and communities
  • Anti-bias and culturally relevant/responsive pedagogy in pre-service teacher preparation
  • Qualitative research methods, critical discourse analysis, and phenomenological approaches to research