Faculty Profile for Dr. Christopher Lee Milk

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Dr. Christopher Lee Milk
Lecturer — Curriculum And Instruction
ED 2110
phone: (512) 245-1201

Biography Section

Teaching Interests

ESL Education

Research Interests

Race and Education
Community Organizing

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Milk, C. L. (2017). Relational professionalism in a bilingual teacher association: Promoting occupational identities and pedagogic agency. Bilingual Research Journal, 40(3), 304–317.
  • Milk, C. L. (2014). Racial narratives in relational organizing: Latina epistemologies in a bilingual school. Anthropology and Education Quarterly.
  • Milk, C. L. (2013). Problem-posing interstitial narratives in community organizing:  Working class Latina families as significant narrators. Perspectives.
  • Milk, C. L. (2007, October). (A. Dixson & C. Rousseau, Eds.), Anthropology and Education Quarterly.

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: Example Program in Community Partnerships, Excelencia in Education. February 15, 2020
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Recognition for Best Facilitator, University of Texas - Austin. 2011

Selected Grants

  • Milk, Christopher Lee. Incorporating Digital “Testimonios” as Critical Pedagogy, UTPA Faculty Development Grant, $3000.00. (Funded: 2013). Grant.

Selected Service Activities

Parent/Teacher Co-Coordinator
Nuestro Grupo/ Academia Cuauhtli
January 2015-December 2020
Board Member
Austin Grassroots Bilingual Teacher Coalition
September 2019-September 2020
Reviewer / Referee
Journal of Latinos in Education
September 2019-May 2020
September 2019-December 2019
Faculty of Color
September 2019-December 2019