Melodi Faris, Ph.D.

Melodi Faris, Ph.D.


817-257-7660  |

Texas Christian University
TCU Box 297900
Fort Worth, TX 76129



Melodi Faris is a Lecturer in Early Childhood Education in the College of Education at Texas Christian University. Dr. Faris teaches courses in early childhood education, child and adolescent development and children’s literature. She started her career in public schools teaching kindergarten, first grade and fourth grade. Prior to teaching at TCU, Dr. Faris taught at Texas Woman’s University.


Ph.D., Child Development and Early Childhood Education
Texas Woman’s University

M.Ed., Early Childhood Education
Texas Woman’s University

B.S., Human Development and Family Studies
Texas Tech University

Academic Areas

  • Early Childhood Education
  • Child and Adolescent Development
  • Brain Development
  • Special Education