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David M. Lund, Ph. D.

Dr. Lund

Professor of Literacy and Language

Director of Accreditation, Assessment and Quality

Beverley Taylor Sorenson College of Education and Human Development

Department of Teacher Education, Family Development and Graduate/Professional Studies


Brief Introduction: Dr. Lund came to Southern Utah University in June of 1999. He is currently serving as Director of Accreditation, Assessment, and Quality. He came from the University of South Alabama where he taught in the Department of Curriculum and Instruction from the Fall of 1995 to the Spring of 1999. Prior to that time he spent three years at Purdue University in W. Lafayette, Indiana where he earned his Ph.D. in Literacy and Language, while teaching classes in Content Area Reading, German, and using the Computer to Enhance Reading and Writing Instruction. He holds Bachelor of Arts and Master of Secondary Education degrees from Weber State University in Ogden, Utah. Altogether, he has been involved in public education as an education student, a teacher, or teacher educator for more than 30 years. Dr. Lund enjoys working at the University level, teaching a variety of classes regarding literacy in schools, educational research, and technology and integrates technology into all of his classes. In addition to his University teaching, he is active in a number of local, state, and national organizations concerned with literacy and education. He also serves on a number of college, state, and national committees, including consulting work for the Council for Accreditation of Education Professionals (CAEP). He has a daughter named Tiana, who completed her degree in Elementary Education in 2012 and was married five days later. Besides work, Dr. Lund also volunteers at local schools, the Utah Shakespearean Festival, the Utah Summer Games, and Relay for Life. He is also interested in racquetball, genealogy, reading, computers, educational research, educational technology, vacationing/traveling, fishing, golf, disc (kind of like Frisbee) golf, and working with young people.

Personal Information

Dissertation Abstract

Interesting Stuff (includes literacy items)

Thoughts on Autumn Beauty , poem with photograph

Food for Thought

box Book/writing/spelling leveling comparison chart

University Sites

Southern Utah University Home Page

College of Education

Teacher Education

box Graduate Studies

Contact Dr. Lund at: lundd@suu.edu or 435-865-8134

Last updated February 3, 2014