Director of the School of EducationLiza Ing-Ed.D.

Office: Bishop Hall 410
Phone: (231) 591-5362
E-mail Address:


Education: University of Northern Colorado
Concentration: Special Education - Early Childhood
Dissertation Topic: "Attitudes among Professors, Teachers, and Graduate Students in Early Childhood Special Education Towards Infants, Toddlers, and Preschoolers with HIV/AIDS"
Professional Experience: Ferris State University:
Professor; 2001-present
Director, School of Education; 2006-2009
Teaching Experience: Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts:
Assistant Professor; 1996-2001
University of Northern Colorado:
Graduate Teaching Assistant; 1994-1996
Majuro Cooperative School:
Third Grade Teacher; 1990-1992
Franklin County Association for Retarded Citizens:
Early Intervention/Preschool Teacher; 1986-1990
Professional Development: USIEF-Teacher Education Administrator Program - India
American council on Education Department Leadership Program
American Association of colleges of Teacher Education
Presentations/ Publications: Athens Institute for Education and Research (June 2006)
Paraprofessionals and NCLB in the U.S.; Athens, Greece
Foster Parent Training Conference (March 2003)
The Special Education Hurdle; Grand Rapids, MI
18th Annual Pacific Rim Conference on Disabilities (March 2002)
Honolulu, HI
Professional Memberships: Council for Exceptional Children
National Association for the Education of Young Children
Pi Lambda Theta

Hobbies: Canoeing, camping, needlework and reading.