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Michelle Hasty 

Grad Ed-Collaborative Prof Learning

Associate Professor


Michelle Hasty is a Nashville native and graduate of Metro Nashville Public Schools. She received a B.A. in English from Auburn University, an M.Ed. in Secondary English Education from Vanderbilt University, and a Ph.D. in Literacy Studies from Middle Tennessee State University. Michelle’s classroom experience is in middle and high school English Language Arts. Her current role at Lipscomb is as the Lead Faculty of Instructional Coaching, and she teaches literacy courses in the Instructional Practice program. Her research interests include adolescent literacy instruction, critical literacy, writing instruction, and reading/writing motivation. 

Academic Degrees

Bachelor of Arts in English, Auburn University, 1995

Master of Education in Secondary English, Vanderbilt University, 1999

Doctor of Philosophy in Literacy Studies, Middle Tennessee State University, 2014

Academic Department

College of Education