Education Faculty

Julie Reinhart

Julie ReinhartProfessor, Department Chair and Coordinator Secondary and Middle Level Education


Areas of Specialization

Instructional Technology, Educational Psychology, and Curriculum and Instruction


Julie Reinhart earned her Ph.D. in instructional systems technology with a minor in educational psychology from Indiana University in Bloomington. She also has a master of education degree in curriculum and instruction from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Prior to joining the Saint Xavier faculty, Reinhart was an associate professor in the Library and Information Studies at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro and an assistant professor in the Curriculum and Instruction: Instructional Technology program at North Carolina A&T State University in Greensboro.

Reinhart is interested in using the power of science and technology to improve learning and knowledge construction.

Courses Taught

Selected Publications

Robinson, R. & Reinhart, J. (2014). Digital Thinking and Mobile Teaching: Communicating, Collaborating, and Constructing in an Access Age. Denmark: Bookboon.

Reinhart, J., Thomas, E., & Toriskie, J.M. (2011). K-12 Teachers: Technology Use and the Second Level Digital Divide. Journal of Instructional Psychology, 38(4), 181-193.

Reinhart, J. & Lundin, J. (2011). Using Mobile and Research-Based Technologies in the K-8 Math/Science Curriculum: The xSTEM Framework. Association for Educational Communications and Technology: Selected Annual Proceedings, 34(2), 441-443.

Reinhart, J. (2010). Graduate Students' Communication Practices and Perceived Sense of Community: An Examination of Information Sources. Quarterly Review of Distance Education, 11(4), 223-238.