Leila E. Villaverde

**PRIMARY SPECIALIZATION(S): Curriculum Studies, Critical Pedagogy, History of Education, Feminist Theories and Gender Studies, Aesthetics and Visual Culture **EDUCATION: 8/96-5/99 Doctor of Philosophy in Curriculum and Instruction The Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA--8/94-5/96 Master of Science Degree in Art Therapy Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk--5/91-5/94 Bachelor of Science Degree in Art Education with a minor in Art History Florida International University, Miami, FL Graduated Magna Cum Laude