In past I have focused on understanding classroom discourse in K-12 science classrooms and science teacher education programs from the perspectives of individual agency and equity.

Areas of Expertise: 

  • Middle Grades Education
  • Science Education
  • Poststructural theories
  • Political theory 


  • Ontology of Education
  • Neoliberalism and Education
  • Representations of Nature in Science Education

Academic Affiliations: 

  • Middle Grades Education 



Ajay Sharma
Aderhold Hall, 624F
Athens, GA 30602
Ph.D in Curriculum, Teaching and Educational Policy, 2006 from Michigan State University
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