Reva Chatman BuckelyDr. Reva Chatman-Buckley, Associate Professor of Education

Contact Info:


Office Location: Ezell 153C

Faculty Phone:  615.966.5323

Faculty Fax: .615.966.6582

Teaching Information:

Title: Associate Professor of Education, M.Ed.

Courses: Action Research, Research in Action, Data-Driven Learning Culture, Teaching the Diverse Learner, Instructional Design.

Start Date at Lipscomb: July 2009


  • B.S. in English, (Tennessee State University)
  • M.Ed. in English and School Administration, (Tennessee State University)
  • Ed.D. in Educational Leadership (Peabody College of Vanderbilt University)

Awards and Honors:

  • Outstanding Graduate Student Researcher, American Educational Research Association (AERA), Boston, Massachusetts, 1990
  • Career Ladder III Endorsement (Principal), State of Tennessee, 1985
  • Lifetime Membership Award, Parent-Teacher-Student Association (PTSA), 1984

Area of Expertise:

  • Educational Research


  • Teacher Socialization
  • Pre-Service Education

Publications and Presentations:

  • Co-authored article with Vanderbilt University Professor, Dr. Terry Deal , entitled “Learning the Ropes Alone”, Action in Education, Spring, 1989