Elizabeth E. Saylor

Areas of Expertise

  • elementary education
  • social studies education
  • gender
  • feminist theory
  • critical theory
  • teacher preparation
  • social justice education


  • women in history
  • intersectionality
  • preservice elementary teacher perspectives of feminism
  • religious freedom in public schools
  • education policy and law



  •  Ph.D. in Curriculum and Instruction, Concentration Elementary Social Studies Education, 2015
    North Carolina State University
  •  M.A.T. in Elementary Education, 2003
    East Carolina University
  •  B.A. in Communications, 2001
    East Carolina University


Awards and Accolades

Special Collections Libraries Faculty Fellows

University of Georgia, 2020

Ocie T. Dekle Excellence in Teaching Award

University of Georgia, 2019

Teaching Academy Fellows

University of Georgia, 2017

Service-Learning Fellows

University of Georgia, 2017