Tiffany Karalis Noel

Limited-Term Lecturer


Dr. Tiffany Karalis Noel is a Postdoctoral Research Associate at the University of Virginia. Her research and teaching interests examine how pedagogical preparation influences beginning teachers' self-efficacy, as well as how interdisciplinary literacy practices facilitate learning among content-area preservice teachers. For her undergraduate teaching at Purdue, she received four awards: College of Education Outstanding Graduate Student Teaching Award; Department of Curriculum and Instruction Outstanding Graduate Student Teaching Award; Teaching Academy Graduate Student Teaching Excellence Award; Oral English Proficiency Program Mary Gitzen Excellence in Teaching Award.


  • Ph.D. — Literacy and Language Education; English Education, Purdue University
  • M.Ed. Education Leadership, Policy, and Renewal, Colorado State University
  • B.A. - English, University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • Certificate: Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages, University of Wisconsin-Madison