Dr. Matthew Campbell

Assistant Professor

Secondary Education

Stevens Hall 551
UNA Box 5046
Florence, AL 35632-0001


Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday

By Appointment

2:00 - 5:00 PM

By Appointment

12:00 - 4:00 PM By Appointment


Ed.D, Educational Leadership & Policy, Vanderbilt University
M.Ed., Christian Brothers University
B.A., English, Samford University


Research & Teaching Interests:

  • Education Policy & Reform
  • Secondary Methods
  • Curriculum and Assessment
  • American Educational History


Professional Experience:

  • Assistant Professor, University of North Alabama 2017-present
  • Adjunct Professor, Union University, 2014-2017
  • Director of Graduate Development, Memphis Teacher Residency, 2016-2017
    Instructional Coach, Memphis Teacher Residency, 2013-2015
  • Classroom Teacher, Memphis City Schools, 2010-2013



Campbell, M., Garrote, L., Johnson, J., & VanWylen, P., (Eds.). (2014). Community matters: Lessons and data from Memphis. Memphis, TN: City Leadership.
Campbell, M. & Casey, C. (2013). Under-resourced and overburdened: An analysis of teacher retention practices at a middle school.  Delta Journal of Education, 3(2), 39-52.

Awards & Honors:

  • Christian Brothers University Outstanding Education Alumni Award, 2017
  • Tennessee Charter School Teacher of the Year Nominee, 2012; 2013


About Me:    

I am married to the best teacher I know, and we have a precious daughter who keeps us busy.