Deborah Van Duinen
Associate Professor, Department of Education
Deborah Vriend Van Duinen, Ph.D. joined the Hope College faculty in 2010 after receiving her Ph.D. from Michigan State University. Her teaching and research focuses on adolescent literacy and young adult literature. She was given the Towsley Research Scholar award in 2013 and in 2014 became the program director of The Big Read Holland Area, a community-wide reading program that takes place in November.