Ashland University Education Professor Named Clinical Research Fellow

Ashland University Education Professor Named Clinical Research Fellow

9/7/16 ASHLAND, Ohio – Ashland resident Dr. Howard Walters, professor of education at Ashland University, has been named a 2017 Clinical Research Fellow by the Association of Teacher Educators, the nation's premier and largest professional association for teacher educators.

Based on his deep commitment to clinical practice in teacher education and his scholarship, Walters has been invited, as a Fellow, to participate with a select group of teacher educators from across the nation this coming year.

Working as a network of scholars, the fellows will engage with field-based practice partners and scholar/fellows in cutting-edge research opportunities to enrich and inform teacher education nationally.

Walters, who joined the Ashland University faculty in 2003, is the author or co-author of 42 scholarly, peer-reviewed research studies; two books; and 70 national or international peer-reviewed conference presentations.

Ashland University, ranked in the top 200 colleges and universities in U.S. News and World Report’s National Universities category for 2016, is a mid-sized, private university conveniently located a short distance from Akron, Cleveland and Columbus, Ohio. Ashland University ( values the individual student and offers a unique educational experience that combines the challenge of strong, applied academic programs with a faculty and staff who build nurturing relationships with their students.