David Allsopp, PhD
Endowed Chair and Director of the David C. Anchin Center for the Advancement of Teaching
Phone: (813) 974-3274
Dr. David Allsopp is Assistant Dean for Education and Partnerships in addition to serving as the Endowed Chair and Director of the David C. Anchin Center for the Advancement of Teaching. He is also a professor in the Department of Teaching and Learning's special education programs.
Dr. Allsopp teaches at both the undergraduate and doctoral levels and his scholarship revolves around effective instructional practices, with an emphasis on mathematics, for students with high incidence disabilities (e.g., Specific Learning Disabilities, ADHD, Social-emotional/Behavior Disorders) and other struggling learners who have not been identified with disabilities. He also engages in Teacher Education research related to how teacher educators can most effectively prepare teachers to address the needs of students with disabilities and other struggling learners.
Dr. Allsopp began his career in education as a middle school teacher for students
with learning disabilities and emotional/behavioral difficulties in Ocala, Fla. After
completing his doctoral studies at the University of Florida, David served on the
faculty at James Madison University for six years. He has been a member of the faculty
at USF since 2001.
Stacy Hahn, PhD
Assistant Director of the David C. Anchin Center for the Advancement of Teaching
Phone: (813) 974-7885
Dr. Stacy Hahn is the Assistant Director of the David C. Anchin Center for the Advancement of Teaching. She also serves as the Director of Professional Development Pathway Initiatives and Partnerships for the College of Education.
Dr. Hahn's work revolves around creating strategic partnerships focused on the development of quality and relevant teacher preparation and support programs. In this role, Dr. Hahn works with USF faculty, multiple school districts, community leaders, and other education related agencies to create teacher education pathways and continuing education courses that will increase the responsiveness to the needs of school districts and the University of South Florida.
Dr. Hahn earned her PhD in Special Education from the University of Florida. Her career
is comprised of a spectrum of roles such as a public school teacher, student advocate,
grant facilitator, program coordinator, educational researcher and university professor.
She understands the effect quality schools has on our community and she continues
to follow a path, which she hopes will have a positive impact on the education system.
Kathryn Boney, PhD
Clinical Education Coordinator
Phone: (813) 974-9793
Dr. Kathryn Boney is the Clinical Education Coordinator for the College of Education. In her role, Dr. Boney provides leadership and coordination to all teacher certification programs in order to collaboratively build and sustain quality clinical experiences as well as assure that all completers demonstrate professional standards within the clinical experience. Dr. Boney works closely with program coordinators, program faculty, school and district partners, the Office of Continuous Improvement Support, Student Academic Services, the Assistant Dean of Educator Preparation and Partnerships, and department chairs.
Dr. Boney earned her PhD in Curriculum and Instruction from the University of South
Florida. Her professional experiences as a public school teacher, school-university
partnership liaison, grant manager, university instructor, clinical educator, field
experiences coordinator, and teacher education researcher represent a commitment to
quality teacher preparation and reflect her passion for developing meaningful professional
learning opportunities through clinical education partnerships.
Administrative Specialist, Advanced Placement Summer Institute Program Coordinator
Phone: (813) 974-6638
Alyssa Chase is an Administrative Specialist for the David C. Anchin Center for the
Advancement of Teaching. She has been working in the College of Education since September
2013 and joined the Anchin Staff in June 2015 as a student assistant. She received
her B.A. in Communication and a minor in American Sign Language in 2017.
Fiscal and Business Analyst
Steven Jacques is the Fiscal and Business Analyst for the David C. Anchin Center for the Advancement
of Teaching. He received his bachelor's degree in Organizational Communication with
a concentration in Entrepreneurship in Applied Technology from USF. Prior to joining
the Anchin Team, he worked as fiscal/budget assistant for the USF Computer Store,
and as a fiscal/business specialist for USF Housing & Residential Education.
Phone: (813) 974-3440
Dianne Wood is a native of the Tampa Bay area and has been with the College of Education since
January 1993. She is an Administrative Specialist for the David C. Anchin Center for
the Advancement of Teaching and provides administrative support to the Director of
the David C. Anchin Center and the Clinical Education Placement Coordinator. She also
provides assistance with internships and fingerprinting for College of Education students,
advisors and faculty.