Adenrele Awotona, PhD
Adenrele Awotona, Professor of Urban and Community Studies, is the founder and director of the Center for Rebuilding Sustainable Communities after Disasters. He is a former dean of the College of Public and Community Service at the University of Massachusetts Boston.
Professor Awotona currently serves in the following administrative roles:
- Graduate Program Director, Global Post-Disaster Studies: Reconstruction with Vulnerable Populations Graduate Certificate Program
- Director, Global Post-Disaster Reconstruction and Management Certificate Program
- Co-Director, Emergency Management Certificate Programs
Office location: Healey Library, 10th Floor, Room 01
Assistant to the Director
Carol Darcy, who serves as a volunteer at CRSCAD, received an EdD in education leadership and curriculum theory from Boston University, a professional diploma in supervision and administration from Bank Street College of Education, a MS in early childhood education from Wheelock College, and a BS in elementary education from Boston State Teachers College. She is a consultant to public and private schools (Pre-K through middle school).
Currently, Darcy serves as the liaison for the World Organization for Early Childhood Education (OMEP) at the United Nations and served as vice president for the OMEP-US National Committee, 2003-2009. She is serving as at-large board member with the Cape Cod Association for the Education of Young Children (CCAEYC).
Darcy began her career as a kindergarten teacher. She has taught at the undergraduate and graduate level, supervised pre-service teachers, held administrative positions, coordinated several research projects, and designed professional development and continuing education courses for early childhood teachers and their supervisors.
Center for Rebuilding Sustainable Communities after Disasters
University of Massachusetts Boston
100 Morrissey Blvd.
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