Dr. Dana Onayemi

Program Director, Doctorate of Education in Computer Science

Dr. Dana Onayemi received her Bachelor of Science from the University of Illinois in Champaign-Urbana in 2005; since then she has earned a Master of Education in Literacy, a Master of Education in School Leadership, and a Doctor of Education degree. 

With a wide-range of experiences, including teaching students ranging in age from pre-K-adult, curriculum writing, consulting, and facilitating numerous professional development sessions, Dana has broadened her perspective to make informed decisions in the best interest of all stakeholders. She pursues a range of knowledge and her research interests include the following: systems-thinking, inquiry and action research, educational tech tools, creative curriculum, authentic assessment, social justice, and mental health.