College of Education and Professional Studies

Dr. Karis Barnett


Phone: (405) 974-5327

Office: CTL 213

Box: 206

General Information

Dr. Karis Barnett joined the UCO Department of Education Sciences, Foundations and Research as an assistant professor in academic year 2015-2016. She accrued more than 18 years of experience while serving in several Oklahoma school districts, including Norman Public Schools where she was an elementary school counselor. Prior to that, she held the position of adjunct faculty member at The University of Oklahoma (OU) and UCO. Her research focus is online learning, ethics of care and reflective practice in education. Her work has been presented at educational conferences that include the Society for Information Technology and Teacher Education International Conference, and Rocky Mountain Education Research Association. She is a member of Kappa Delta Pi and holds a doctorate in educational leadership/educational studies from OU.