College of Education and Professional Studies

Dr. Frederick Hammond


Phone: (405) 974-5912

Office: CTL 216

Box: 206

General Information

Professor Frederick D. Hammond, III, has been a member of the Department of Educational Sciences, Foundations & Research at the University of Central Oklahoma since 2007. Preceding this, he served as Principal for Agape International Academy in Ramstein, Germany for four years and music director/teacher for the Department of Defense Dependent Schools, Japan, Germany, Italy, Great Britain & Panama for more than 10 years. Additionally, he led our troops as an instructor for the United States Air Force (Active duty) for 10 years.  

Dr. Hammond received his bachelor’s degree in Music Education/Performance in 1988 from Langston University, a Masters of Jazz Studies from Sacramento State in 1990, a Masters in Educational Leadership in 2002 and subsequently his doctorate in Organizational Leadership in 2006 from the University of Oklahoma European Cohort 3.

Teaching responsibilities include Foundations of American Education, Developmental Psychology, Adolescent Psychology, UNIV1012 BMI,  Classroom Management & Instruction, Foundations of Educational Research and lead professor for Education Assessment.


Hammond, F., Black Male Summit, "The Black Teachers Experience at a PWI," UCO ODI, Edmond, OK. (March 27, 2019).

Hammond, F. (Author Only), Blue, S. (Presenter & Author), Robinson, R. (Presenter & Author), Ervin, D. (Presenter & Author), Transformative Learning Conference, "My BMI Experience," UCO/CETL, OKC, OK. (March 14, 2019).

Hammond, F., Multicultural Education Institute, "Culturally Responsive Assessment," UCO/CEPS, Edmond, OK. (February 23, 2019).

Hammond, F., Black Scholars Research Symposium, "The Struggle Never Ends," UCO, Edmond, OK. (February 12, 2019).

Hammond, F., Spigner, T., National Association of African American Studies, "BMI: Defying the Statistics," NAAAS, Dallas, TX. (February 11, 2019).

Hammond, F., Critical Questions in Education Symposium, "Personalized Recruitment to Graduation for the African American Male," The Academy for Educational Studies, Kansas City, Missouri. (October 29, 2018).

Hammond, F., International African American Orthotic/Prosthetic Annual Meeting, "Scholarships & Funding College," International African American Orthotic/Prosthetic, OKC, OK. (October 19, 2018).

Hammond, F., BMI Annual Retreat, "Surviving the College Experience at a PWI," UCO/ODI, UCO. (August 17, 2018).

Hammond, F., UNIV Instructor Training, "Faculty Interview & Expectations," UCO FYE, Edmond, OK. (June 12, 2018).

Hammond, F., UCO Forge, "Faculty Expectations: Being Successful in College," UCO, Edmond, OK. (June 8, 2018).

Hammond, F. (Presenter & Author), OSU Inclusion Leadership Awards Banquet, Oklahoma State University Diversity Academic Support, Stillwater. (April 11, 2018).

Hammond, F. (Presenter & Author), Black Male Summit, "Effective Teaching with a Global Mindset," UCO Office of Diversity & Inclusion, Edmond. (March 28, 2018).

Hammond, F. (Presenter Only), 35th Annual Multicultural Education Institute, "Reading Plus & the African American Teenager," UCO/CEPS, Edmond. (February 24, 2018).

Hammond, F. (Presenter & Author), Spigner, T. (Presenter & Author), National Association of African American Studies, "BMI: Personalizing University Student Retention," Dallas, Tx. (February 15, 2018).

Hammond, F. (Presenter Only), African American Faculty/Staff Association Black Scholars Research Symposium, "Academic Achievement & Motivation in the African American Adolescent," UCO African American Faculty & Staff, Edmond, OK. (February 13, 2018).

Hammond, F. (Presenter & Author), RMERA, "The Black Male Initiative: A success story," Cameron University, Lawton OK. (October 6, 2017).

Hammond, F. (Presenter & Author), Passport UCO, "Teach in Germany! My personal story," UCO, Edmond. (September 20, 2017).

Hammond, F. (Presenter & Author), UCO FORGE Diversity, "The Real," UCO, Office of Diversity and Inclusion, Edmond, OK. (August 14, 2016).