Faculty members in the education department at Valparaiso University excel at educating the next generation of teachers, school psychologists, and school counselors.

The faculty’s many academic qualifications combine with years of experience in PreK-12 schools. Resulting in a department that emphasizes professional preparation, grounded in educational research and applied to extensive clinical practice in area schools and educational institutions.

Christina Grabarek

Associate Dean

Kevin Gary

Associate Professor of Education and Department Chair

Jan Westrick

Professor of Education

Lydia Brauer

Associate Professor of Education

Maryann Dudzinski

Associate Professor of Education

Nancy Davis

Associate Professor of Education

Delphina Gillispie

Associate Professor of Education

Victoria Chiatula

Assistant Professor of Education

Sheryl DeMik

Assistant Professor of Education

Shannon Dubois

Assistant Professor of Education

Ruth Johnston

Lecturer in Education

George Vrabel

Lecturer in Education

Christi Wright

Visiting Instructor in Education

Laurie Snell

Director of Professional Educators Partnership

Renee Baratta

Coordinator of Professional Partnership and Licensure

Victoria Brockett

Academic Advisor and Assessment Coordinator

Lisa Pappas

Administrative Assistant in the Department of Education

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