Susan Finerty

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Part-Time Lecturer

Teacher Education

313 John W. Porter Building


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  • M.A., Early Childhood Education, ZA Endorsement, Eastern Michigan University
  • B.S., Elementary Education, BX Endorsement, Language Arts, Eastern Michigan University


Susan Finerty is a part-time lecturer and student teacher supervisor within the Department of Education at Eastern Michigan University. She has an extensive educational background within the field of Early Childhood Education and has taught at the College level for 18 years. Her educational experiences include teaching within the PreK – 2nd grade classroom within the Detroit and Dearborn Public Schools District. She is an advocate for children and families with special needs, focusing on Autism. Additionally, she has received recognition for her abilities for supporting and mentoring student teachers within the field of early childhood education. She is a graduate of Eastern Michigan and a current member of NAEYC.