Liza Ing Ed.D.
Liza Ing-Ed.D.

Director of School of Education
Office: Bishop Hall 410
Phone: (231) 591-5362
E-mail Address:



University of Northern Colorado

Concentration: Special Education - Early Childhood
Dissertation Topic: "Attitudes among Professors, Teachers, and Graduate Students in Early Childhood Special Education Towards Infants, Toddlers, and Preschoolers with HIV/AIDS"
 Professional Experience:

Ferris State University:
Professor; 2001-present
Director, School of Education; 2006-2009

Teaching Experience:

Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts:
Assistant Professor; 1996-2001

University of Northern Colorado:
Graduate Teaching Assistant; 1994-1996

Majuro Cooperative School:
Third Grade Teacher; 1990-1992

Franklin County Association for Retarded Citizens:
Early Intervention/Preschool Teacher; 1986-1990

Professional Development:

USIEF-Teacher Education Administrator Program - India
American council on Education Department Leadershi Program
American Association of colleges of Teacher Education

Presentations/ Publications:

  Athens Institute for Education and Research (June 2006)
Paraprofessionals and NCLB in the U.S.; Athens, Greece

Foster Parent Training Conference (March 2003)
The Special Education Hurdle; Grand Rapids, MI

18th Annual Pacific Rim Conference on Disabilities (March 2002)
Honolulu, HI

Professional Memberships:

Council for Exceptional Children
National Association for the Education of Young Children
Pi Lambda Theta



HOBBIES:  Canoeing, camping, needlework and reading.