Hayat Hokayem is an Associate Professor in Science Education in the College of Education. She holds a B.S. in Biology, and an M.A. in Science Education from the American University of Beirut. She later earned her Ph.D. in Curriculum, Instruction and Teacher Education (with a focus on Science Education) from Michigan State University in 2012, and joined TCU that year as a faculty member of the College of Education. She has been a Faculty Senator since 2016, and has chaired the Senate’s Committee on University Committees for the year 2018-2019.