Christine Ellis Moran Joins Immaculata University as Instructor of Education
Christine Ellis Moran, Ph.D. candidate and a resident of Langhorne, PA, joins Immaculata University as Instructor of Education. Moran began her teaching career at Abington Senior High School in September 1997, where she taught World Civilizations, Psychology and Sociology to 10th, 11th and 12th grade students. There she was a member of various task force teams, including curriculum development, technology infusion, service learning, PSSA preparation, and the Student Assistance Program (SAP).
Since January 2004, she held positions at Temple University, beginning with a teaching apprenticeship, followed by appearances as a guest lecturer, a teaching assistantship and finally her position as part-time adjunct faculty member. Her career also includes a position with Busch Entertainment Corporation, as manager of Park Operations for Sesame Place in Langhorne, PA.
Moran is currently finishing her doctoral work at Temple University and will hold a Ph.D. in Educational Psychology. Her doctoral research analyzes the impact and effects of service-learning on high school students. Moran earned her Master of Arts in education from La Salle University in 1999, graduating with a 4.0 GPA. She also graduated cum laude with her B.A. in Secondary Education/Comprehensive Social Studies from La Salle University in 1994.
Moran is also affiliated with the American Psychological Association (APA), National Council for Social Studies (NCSS), and the Pennsylvania State Education Association/National Education Association (PSEA/NEA), among other professional associations.
Immaculata University is a Catholic, coeducational institution, located 20 miles west of Philadelphia, between Paoli and Exton, south of the intersection of routes 30 and 352.