Rebecca Hopkins Ed.D.

Rebecca Hopkins, Ed.D.

Dean of Education, Associate Professor of Education

Expertise: Education partnerships on a national and international level

As Dean of Education, she oversees 15 programs with locations in Minnesota and Wisconsin, as well as in Mandeville, Jamaica.
  • Areas of Expertise: Education Partnerships, Inclusivity, International Education Partnerships
  • Education
    - Saint Mary's University of Minnesota: B.A., Political Science (1994)
    - Saint Mary's University of Minnesota: M.A., Instruction (2000)
    - Saint Mary's University of Minnesota: Graduate Certificate, K-12 Reading Teacher (2006)
    - Saint Mary's University of Minnesota: Ed.D., Leadership (2015)
  • Links
  • Education summit empowers missing voices
    Saint Mary's News | online
    Nov 16, 2016

    It was a time to speak, and a time to listen. In a world of ever-increasing intolerance, violence, and injustice, it was also a time for healing and inclusivity. More than 300 youth, families, educators, and community leaders joined together for the fourth annual Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota Missing Voices: Equity in Education Summit on Nov. 3 to engage in meaningful conversation to promote transformative change. Participants also learned about incorporating healing and mindfulness into their personal and professional lives. The day-long conference was held on Saint Mary’s Twin Cities Campus in Minneapolis.

  • New ESL graduate certificate will help prepare MN teachers
    Saint Mary's News | online
    Jul 19, 2013

    Some recent statistics reinforce that we have much more work to do as educators to help Minnesota students who don’t speak English as a first language.