Dottie Erb

Professor / Chair
Ph.D., Educational Leadership, Ohio University; M.Ed., Curriculum and Instruction, Reading, Ohio University; B.S.Ed., Education, Miami University
Year Appointed
Fall 2016
  • Reading in Content Area
  • Principles of Education
Spring 2017
  • Children’s Literature
  • Diagnosis and Correction of Reading Difficulties


Dr. Erb was born and raised in Akron, Ohio. After graduating from Miami University, Dr. Erb moved to Marietta where she taught elementary school for four years. Dr. Erb served as a part-time instructor and coordinator of field experiences for the education department prior to being hired as a full-time faculty member. Dr. Erb’s research interests include strategic planning and change within organizations and clinically based teacher preparation.