Katherine Finch Thompson

Areas of Expertise

  • Middle level education
  • Service-learning
  • Experiential learning
  • P12 professional development
  • School-university partnerships


  • Education of young adolescents
  • Professional learning of teachers
  • School-university partnerships



  •  Ph.D. in Middle Grades Education, 1999
    University of Georgia


 706-542-4244 (office)

Awards and Accolades

Gulf-South Summit Outstanding Practitioner Contributions to Service-Learning in Higher Education Award

Gulf-South Summit on Service-Learning and Civic Engagement through Higher Education, 2013

Service-Learning in Teaching Excellence Award

University of Georgia, 2013

Carl D. Glickman Faculty Fellow Award

University of Georgia College of Education, 2013

Donald O. Schneider Mentoring Award

University of Georgia, 2017