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The Schools of Nursing and Pharmacy operate on both the Oxford and Jackson campuses. The Schools of Dentistry, Health Related Professionals and Medicine, and the Health Sciences Graduate School, are based in Jackson only. (Additional healthcare programs are available through the School of Applied Sciences on the Oxford campus.) Other than these exceptions, the schools above are on the Oxford campus.

Faculty Profile

Diane Lawrence Lowry

Teacher Education
Clinical Associate Professor of Special Education
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335 Guyton, Teacher Education
University, MS 38677
(662) 915-5753
Joined UM: August 17, 2004

Brief Bio

Clinical Assistant Professor of Special Education, Dr. Lowry received her docto the University of Mississippi. She holds a M.Ed. in Special Education from the Alabama Birmingham and an undergraduate degree in Communicative Disorders. She years of teaching experience in the field of special education. Her collegiate teaching undergraduate and graduate courses as well as serving as the special e coordinator. She has taught students with mild/moderate disabilities and superv education teachers in suburban and urban public schools for sixteen years. Her on formative assessment and effective teaching practices for students with mild disabilities. She has written several articles, presented at national and stat served on grant-writing teams for national and local grants.


Speech Pathology
Middle Tennessee State University (1975)
Special Education
University of Alabama at Birmingham (1976)
Elementary Education
The University of Mississippi (2011)

Committee Memberships

Assessment Committee - Sch of Educ
Other Kind of Committee
Mississippi Excellence Teaching Program
UG Application Selection Committee


School of Education Outstanding Teacher of the Year