FGCU Emergency Management Advisory

Oct. 3, 2022 | All FGCU classes, including online modalities, as well as non-essential campus activities are cancelled through Sunday, Oct. 9. We return to normal operations Monday, Oct. 10, and full details on the calendar will be announced Tuesday, Oct. 4. It remains vital to our success that we hear from ALL students, faculty and staff so we can assess needs and move forward with reopening campus. Call the FGCU Storm Recovery Call Center at (239) 310-5398 or complete the self check-in survey as soon as possible.

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Carothers, Douglas (Ed.D.)

Principal Investigator
Department of Leadership, Technology & Research

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Doug Carothers, EdD, is a Professor of Special Education and the Principal Investigator for the Soaring Eagle Academy. He holds a BA in Business Administration from Ohio Northern University and both the MEd and EdD in Special Education from Florida Atlantic University. He has practical experience working with individuals with every type of disability, at all ages from pre-school to geriatric, and in every setting from hospitals to public schools and universities. He has taught K – 12 students with disabilities in Florida and California and served on the faculty of Radford University (Virginia), the University of Hawai’i at Hilo, and Florida Gulf Coast University. His research interests focus primarily on assessment and transition.