Undergraduate Teacher Education

Christy Hammer Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Education
Christy Hammer

Office Location

500 Bailey Hall, Gorham Campus



Academic Degrees

  • Ph.D. Sociology, University of New Hampshire
  • M.A. Sociology, University of New Hampshire
  • B.A. Sociology and Anthropology, University of New Hampshire

Research Interests

  • Sociology
  • Education
  • K-16 collaboration
  • Special and General Education
  • Teacher preparation

Areas of Scholarship

  • Sociology of education

Recent Publications

Shattering persisting walls between both ability and disability and homogeneity and diversity in schools and society: Shifting the focus from differences to sameness.

Awards and Recognition

  • Martin Luther King, Jr., NH state award for anti-racism in schools, 2000
  • Bahai Fellowship in NH, Award for prejudice reduction in schools, 1997

Professional Activity

Council for Social Studies; World Affairs Council; People Against Racism in Education (PARE), Co-founder.