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Nancy Harding, Ph.D.
Associate Professor

Ph.D., University of California at Los Angeles; M.A., University of California at Los Angeles; B.A., Temple University

Dr. Harding earned her Ph.D. in Psychological Studies in Education from the University of California, Los Angeles. Dr. Harding's primary interests are teacher preparation and support. Her research addresses the cultural connections between home and school, parental values, and cultural diversity in education. She taught rural and urban schools in Pennsylvania, North Carolina, and Texas before settling in Los Angeles.

Contact: nancy.harding@pepperdine.edu




GSEP established the "Urban Initiative" to develop a national model for preparing education and mental health professionals for long-term work in culturally diverse and underserved urban communities.