Tanya Judd Pucella

McCoy Associate Professor/Director of Worthington Center
Ph.D.-Public Affairs, University of Central Florida (2007); MA-Social Science Education, University of Florida (1996); BA-History, University of Florida (1995)
Year Appointed
Fall 2017
  • General Methods
  • Assessment
  • Social Studies Methods
  • Education Capstone
  • Middle Childhood Social Studies
Spring 2018
  • Education Capstone
  • Teacher to Leader


Research Interests: Teacher leadership; educator burnout; undergraduate leadership education; the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards; nonprofit organizational capacity.

Recent Publications: Not Too Young to Lead. Jan/Feb, 2014. The Clearing House, 87(1), pgs. 15-20. The Impact of NBPTS Certification on Educator Burnout. Jan/Feb, 2014. The Clearing House, 84(1), pgs. 52-58.