Dean Camilla Benbow

Camilla Benbow

Patricia and Rodes Hart Dean of Education and Human Development at Vanderbilt University’s Peabody College

Camilla Benbow has been the Patricia and Rodes Hart Dean of Education and Human Development at Vanderbilt University’s Peabody College since 1998. As a scholar, Dean Benbow has focused on gifted children and the development of mathematical talent. She is the co-author of several volumes on intellectual talent, as well as more than 100 articles and 35 chapters and has earned numerous accolades for her work. Dean Benbow earned her Ed.D., her master’s and her bachelor’s degrees from Johns Hopkins University. She subsequently taught at Iowa State University where she progressed through the academic ranks, becoming interim dean of education in 1996.

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