Anthony Wheeler


Ph.D. Student of Urban Education (Cohort ’20)

Doctoral Student of Urban Education at The Graduate Center. Research Associate with CUNY’s Computing-Integrated Teacher Education (CITE) Initiative. English Teacher turned Digital Humanist. Learning experience design, equity-focused digital pedagogy, game-based pedagogies, student data privacy/surveillance, computing teacher education, and open educational resources are my jam.



Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.), Urban Education (2020-Present) – CUNY Graduate Center 

Master of Arts (M.A.), Digital Humanities – CUNY Graduate Center 

Advanced Certificate, Interactive Technology & Pedagogy – CUNY Graduate Center 

Bachelor of Science (B.S.), Adolescence Education 7-12: English – State University of New York at New Paltz

Associate of Science (A.S.), Adolescence Education 7-12: English – Dutchess Community College

Academic Interests

digital humanities/pedagogy, integrating digital humanities into teacher education, educational technology, open educational resources/open pedagogy, culturally sustaining pedagogy, critical university studies, intersectional identities, games studies, digital ethics, data and surveillance, data visualization


CITE Research Associate, The Computing Integrated Teacher Education (CITE) Initiative (in the Office of Academic Affairs), CUNY Central
Adjunct Faculty, Department of Teaching and Learning at NYU Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development, New York University
(Former) Provost Enhancement Fellow, Ph.D. Program in Urban Education, CUNY Graduate Center
(Former) Community Facilitator, CUNY Academic Commons, CUNY Graduate Center
(Former) Learning Experience Designer, Office of Online Education, Lehman College
(Former) Web Developer on the CUNY Teacher Education OER Hub Project, Department of Counseling, Leadership, Literacy and Special Education, Lehman College
Adjunct Faculty, English, New York City College of Technology
Adjunct Faculty, Communication Studies, LaGuardia Community College
(Former) Program Assistant, M.A. Program in Digital Humanities and M.S. Program in Data Analysis & Visualization, CUNY Graduate Center