Brandy J. Ellison, Ph.D.
Faculty, English as a New Language Program
Brandy teaches the course entitled Cultural Influences in the Lives of Children for the English as a New Language program. As a Ph.D. student in sociology at the University of Notre Dame, she received the Outstanding Graduate Student Award for Excellence in Teaching. In addition to her work with ENL, Brandy currently serves as the research coordinator for ACE Consulting. Prior to that, she worked at Notre Dame’s Center for Research in Educational Opportunity. Her research on Catholic schools has been published in Catholic Education: A Journal of Inquiry and Practice.