Judy Hudson, PhD
Director of ECED
Office: 1628D
Phone: 566-3246

Mary Schumacher-Hoerner
ECED Instructor
Office: 1844
Phone: 566-3064

Early Childhood Education

Judy Hudson — Director of Early Childhood Education

Judy Hudson
Department School of Humanities
Office 1713C
Hours by appointment
Phone 505-566-3246

Degrees Received

  • PhD, New Mexico State University, Curriculum and Instruction, College of Education
  • Dissertation Title:  A Postmodern Investigation of Early Childhood Education Advocacy
  • Bachelor of Science, Kansas State Unversity, 1971
  • Master of Education, Emporia State University, 1993
  • Education Administration Certificate, NMSU, 2000


Dr. Hudson brings a wide variety of experience in working with young children to the classes she instructs at San Juan College. Ten years of her carreer was spent working with special needs infants and toddlers in her home state, Kansas. In New Mexico, she has also taught kindergarten, developmental preschool, and dual immersion Spanish classes to children.

At San Juan College, Hudson is the lead instructor and advisor for the Early Childhood Education Program, which offers a tranfer module associates degree. She is director of Teacher Education and Chair of the Department of Language and Education.  

Courses Taught

Judy Hudson
Judy Hudson
Director of Early Childhood Education

For more information, please call Judy Hudson, PhD at (505) 566-3246. Or send an email to