Judith Herb College of Education

Colleen O'Neil

Senior Lecturer
Department of Teacher Education
Colleen O'Neil

Academic program: Early Childhood Education

Office: Gillham Hall 4500M
Office Phone: 419-530-4228
Email: colleen.oneil@utoledo.edu
Mailing address:  Mail Stop 954
2801 West Bancroft St.
Toledo, OH 43606-3390

List of Degrees:

  • The University of Toledo, Bachelor of Arts, Communication, 1998
  • The University of Toledo, Master of Education, Early Childhood Education, 2003
  • The University of Toledo, Education Specialist, Early Childhood Education, 2013


Colleen is a full-time Senior Lecturer serving University of Toledo students earning a bachelor’s degree with the Early Childhood license, master's degree with the Early Childhood license, and preschool teachers earning a bachelor's degree without a license.  Colleen has been with the University for 16 years.  Prior to her placement here she served as a school principal, curriculum director and kindergarten teacher.

Research focus areas:

  • Early Childhood urban education
  • Early Childhood teacher growth and development



Last Updated: 2/2/23