Tom Rane

Child Development Faculty

Phone Number 208-496-4021

Email Address

Email Address   CLK 223S


  • PhD (1998) Human Development and Family Studies, University of Illinois- Champaign/Urbana
  • M.S. (1992) Family Science, Human Development Emphasis, BYU
  • B.S. (1987) Family Living, BYU
  • A.S. (1983) General Studies, Ricks College


  • Spending time with my wife, children and extended family.
  • Protecting children and defending childhood and helping others do so.
  • Enjoying nature, hiking, exploring, canoeing, picking berries, gathering firewood.
  • Enjoying art, literature, history, theater and music.

Previous Teaching Experience

  • BYU-Provo - Graduate Student Instructor
  • Utah Valley Community College - Adjunct Instructor
  • University of Illinois - Graduate Student Instructor
  • Washington State University - Full-time faculty