University at Buffalo

Christina King (she, her)

Christina King

Clinical Assistant Professor


Specialty/Research Focus

Curriculum and Instruction; Elementary Education; Cultural Studies; Diversity; Literacy; Reading Instruction; Multicultural Competence; Social Justice

Professional Summary:

Christina U. King is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Literacy Education in the Department of Learning and Instruction in the Graduate School of Education at the University at Buffalo, SUNY. Dr. C. King earned her Ph.D. in Learning, Teaching and Curriculum from the University of Missouri. A former teacher librarian in Georgia, Texas, and South Carolina, her research broadly examines how diverse literature for children and young adults is taught and learned in U.S. schools and society.

Education and Training:
  • Ph.D. Learning, Teaching, & Curriculum, University of Missouri, Literacy Education (2022)