Christina Dorr Ph.D.

Media Specialist, Weaver Middle School/Hilliard City School District

Christina Dorr is a middle school Media Specialist in her 26th year, currently with Weaver Middle School, Hilliard City School District, in Hilliard, OH. She holds 4th-9th grade classroom teaching license, a Ph.D. in children’s literature from the Ohio State University, and teaches adjunct classes in children’s literature, education, and library science for Kent State and Ohio State Universities. She’s written numerous book reviews and articles on children’s literature and their use in the classroom and has co-authored the book Linking Picture Book Biographies to National Content Standards: 200+ Lives to Explore published by ABC-CLIO. She’s served on several national and state book award committees, including currently the 2016 Coretta Scott King Book Award Jury.