DR. ERIC MOYEN
Chair, Department of Health, Exercise Science & Secondary Education (HESSE)
Professor of Education
Dr. Eric Moyen serves as chair of the Department of Health, Exercise Science & Secondary Education (HESSE) in the Helen DeVos College of Education. He joined the HDCOE in the fall of 2000 and is currently professor of education.
Along with his teaching duties, Moyen has served as coordinator of the "teaching coaches" faculty development initiative, and he initiated the Lee University Oral History Project. He has also conducted research on the impact of international education experiences while directing cross-cultural student-teaching trips to Greece and Ghana. He has also served as
director of First Year Programs.
Moyen's other research and writing interests focus on history and policy in higher education. He has published a biography of educational reformer Frank L. McVey with the University Press of Kentucky and a textbook for freshmen with Dr. Matthew Melton, dean of Lee’s College of Arts and Sciences. Moyen's essays and reviews have appeared in the History of Education Quarterly and Insidehighered.com.
Moyen also serves on the Board of Directors at the Boys and Girls Clubs of Cleveland, Tenn.