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John Cannon, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Science Education

Contact Information


  • Ph.D., Kansas State University
  • M.A., Central Michigan University
  • B.S., University of Montana


Dr. John R. Cannon has been on faculty at the University of Nevada, Reno, since 1992. Prior coming to UNR, he was a fifth grade teacher and an Environmental Science instructor in Great Falls, Montana. His teaching includes Elementary Science Methods, Field-based Teaching and Assessment in the Elementary Schools, and Educational Research. Dr. Cannon was the publisher and editor of the first online science education journal titled The Electronic Journal of Science Education from 1996 to 2006. 

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