Matthew Campbell, PhD
Assistant Professor, Secondary Mathematics Education
West Virginia University
College of Education and Human Services
Department of Curriculum & Instruction/Literacy Studies
Dr. Matthew Campbell is an assistant professor of mathematics education in the Department of Curriculum & Instruction/Literacy Studies at WVU. His research is focused in the area of teacher education, with particular attention to the preparation and professional education of secondary mathematics teachers. This includes investigation of innovative and transformative policies and programmatic pathways that support the recruitment, preparation, retention, and continued support of teachers, particularly in rural contexts. He is also interested in investigating the role that land-grant institutions can and should play in leading the conception and enactment of these efforts at the state level. Dr. Campbell serves as the West Virginia lead for the Mathematics Teacher Education Partnership through the Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities (APLU). He is a product of land-grant institutions, with bachelor’s and Master’s degrees from North Carolina State University and a Ph.D. from Oregon State University, and taught high school mathematics prior to pursuing graduate studies.