Emerson Chester

Contributing Faculty
Richard W. Riley College of Education and Human Sciences
M.S. Education (MSEd)

Dr. Chester was engaged in Middle Grades Education (Grades 6-8) for many years. He earned his Undergraduate and Masters degrees in Language Arts, Social Studies, and Science from Georgia Southern University. Later, he earned his Doctorate Degree in Educational Leadership and also studied On-line Learning at Nova Southeastern University. He also holds a certificate in Gifted Education and has worked with many gifted students since 2001.
Dr. Chester also serves as Lead Middle School Gifted Instructor for his school district in Georgia.

Courses Taught

READ 6709 - Academically Diverse Classrooms

EDUC 6775 - New and Emerging Technologies

EDUC 6616 - Meeting the Needs of Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Learners

EDUC 8081 - Completing the Prospectus

EDUC 8090 - Doctoral Study Intensive


BS, Georgia Southern University

MEd, Georgia Southern University

EdD, Nova Southeastern University