Deborah Voltz, Ed.D., dean of the UAB School of Education
- Former special education teacher
- Taught in teacher preparation programs at several universities across the country, including Alabama State University, the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and the University of Louisville
- Taught internationally at the University of Melbourne and the College of New Jersey's Johannesburg Program
- Author of "Connecting Teachers, Students and Standards: Strategies for Success in Diverse and Inclusive Classrooms"