Science Education Center

LaVerneLaVerne Logan, Ph.D.

Western Illinois University – Quad City, Rm. 284
Moline, IL
Phone:  309-762-5344

Dr. Logan earned his Ph.D. from the University of Iowa, Iowa City.  His area of specialization is Science and Middle Level Education.  He currently serves as associate professor and teaches graduate and undergraduate courses in Science and Middle Level Education in the Quad Cities Center.

Dr. Logan joined the Science Education Center after teaching elementary, junior high and secondary science in the Iowa public schools. He has presented at past NSTA, ISTA, as well as other science conferences. He also has been involved in numerous grant activities. His area of interests includes environmental and physical sciences. As part of those interests he has been involved with the Living Lands and Water organization.

Dr. Logan is also involved with Illinois Science Olympiad both at the regional and state level competition as an Event Supervisor. He also assists with the WIU Annual PreK-8 Science Update Conference.