Assistant ProfessorNiccole Erickson

Office:  Bishop Hall 416A
Phone: (231) 591-5320
Email: [email protected]

EDUCATION:

  • Ed.D., Educational Leadership: K-12 and Higher Education, Central Michigan University
  • M.S., Career and Technical Education: Instruction and Special Education ,
    Ferris State University
  • B.S., Early Childhood Education, Ferris State University
  • A.A.S., Early Childhood Education, Ferris State University

CONCENTRATION:

  • Early Childhood Education

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

  • Educational Leadership Graduate Research Assistant, Central Michigan University
  • King-Chávez-Parks Future Faculty Fellow, Central Michigan University
  • Early Childhood Classroom Teacher, Ferris State University's Early Learning Center
  • Youth Gymnastics Coordinator, City of Big Rapids Recreation
  • High School Cheerleading Coach, Big Rapids Public Schools

RESEARCH AND SCHOLARSHIP INTERESTS:

  • Child development
  • Early childhood teacher education
  • College student field experiences
  • Special education for young children
  • Coaching, mentoring, and leadership

PUBLICATIONS AND PRESENTATIONS:

  • Erickson, N., & Ing, L. (2017). Best practices in university-sponsored early childhood lab sites. (Master’s thesis). Retrieved from Ferris Institutional Repository. (http://hdl.handle.net/2323/5967)
  • Bailey, T., Erickson, N., & Hill, S. (2017). Becoming the professional: Conference presentations and soliciting funding. Multicultural Student Leadership Conference, Central Michigan University, Mount Pleasant, MI.