Pam Barger, Ph.D.


Guest Faculty, ELIC Program Administrator


Office: BGC 216
Phone: (630)752-5713


Ph.D. in Cultural and Educational Policy Studies, Loyola University Chicago
specialization: Comparative International Education

M.A. in Intercultural Studies/TESOL, Wheaton College

B.S. in Psychology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
specialization: Computer Science

Masters of Online Certificate, University of Illinois (anticipated in 2013) 

About Pam Barger

Pam is an experienced ESL and EFL teacher with a doctorate in Cultural and Educational Policy Studies (specialization in Comparative International Education). Pam has researched the religious effects of education of women in Thailand and currently serves as the ELIC Program Administrator, Online Course Manager, and Field-Based Education Coordinator for the department.

Courses Taught

  • INTR 615 Teaching Reading and Composition
  • INTR 694 World Religions

Membership in Professional Societies

  • American Academy of Religion (AAR)
  • Association for Asian Studies (AAS)
  • American Society of Missiology (ASM)
  • Comparative International Education Society (CIES)
  • Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)
  • Illinois Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages and Bilingual Education (Illinois TESOL-BE)
  • Phi Beta Delta Honor Society for International Scholars

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