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Subjects Taught
Anatomy and Physiology, Biology Advanced Placement, Physical Science Honors


Carter High School 

Strawberry Plains, TN 1991         


Bachelor of Arts - Biology

Carson-Newman College - Jefferson City, TN 1995


Master in the Art of Teaching - Curriculum and Instruction

Carson-Newman College - Jefferson City, TN 1998

Educational Specialist - Administration and Supervision

Lincoln Memorial University - Harrogate, TN 2003


Sevier County High School - Sevierville, TN

1996 - 2003


Morristown-Hamblen High School West - Morristown, TN

2003 - Present


Born in Knoxville, TN, Douglas attended Carter High School. Upon graduation he attended Carson-Newman College where he earned a B.A. in Biology, followed by a M.A.T. in Curriculum and Instruction. In 2003 he earned a Ed.S degree in Administration and Supervision from Lincoln Memorial University. Douglas taught at Sevier County High School for 6 years prior to joining the staff at Morristown-Hamblen High School West. Douglas has worked at Morristown-Hamblen High School West since 2003, where he teaches AP Biology, Honors Anatomy & Physiology and Honors Physical Science. He has also taught Biology I and II, and Chemistry. He currently serves on the HSTW Leadership committee, SACS/SIP Committee 5 Co-Chair, and as Science Department Chairman.