Amanda Nolen, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Education Foundations

Department of Teacher Education

College of Education

University of Arkansas at Little Rock








Contact Information



Phone:                         501-569-3263

Fax:                              501-569-8242

Office:                         Dickinson Hall 300D

Office Hours:            T-TH 1:00 – 3:00 pm


Teaching Philosophy

Courses Taught  

Curriculum Vita




Ph.D. Educational Psychology, Baylor University                             2002

Dissertation: A predictive model for high school

academic expectations: Factors influencing adolescents,

their parents, and their teachers.   Chair: Dr. Susan Johnsen


M.S.Ed. Educational Psychology, Baylor University                        1997


B.S. Psychology, University of North Texas                                      1991


Useful Tools and Links



Praxis II – PLT Materials


Conducting a Literature Review


2014 AERA – COE Presenters


2014 AERA – Nolen Presentations


2014 Dissertation Day


2016 UAMS Presentation



You cannot teach a man anything; you can only help him find it within himself. –Galileo Galilei (1564 – 1642)


Department of Teacher Education

University of Arkansas at Little Rock

2801 S. University

Little Rock, AR  72204