Faculty Profile

Rin Seibert, M.S.

Adjunct Instructor, Director of Recreation Sports/Asst. Dir. Athletics

Athletics-Recreation Center, Room 263
(219) 464-5211
rin.seibert@valpo.edu


Biography

Professor Seibert has been with the university since 1980. She is currently Director of Recreational Sports/Assistant Director of Athletics as well as Adjunct Instructor for the Kinesiology department.

Through the years she has provided leadership and vision to a comprehensive campus recreation operation. She supervises the professional, graduate assistant and approximately 200 student staff.

Her many accomplishments:

  • American Cancer Society, Relay For Life Speaker
  • Indiana University, School of Health, Physical Education and Recreation John R. Enwright, Distinguished Alumni Service Award, October 2007
  • Northwest Indiana Law Enforcement Academy Volunteer Award 2005
  • Indiana University's Outstanding Alumni Award, 1995
  • Presidential Fitness Award, Coast to Coast Bicycle Trip, 1976

Education

M.S., Recreation - Indiana University, Bloomington 1979
B.S., Physical Education - Valparaiso University 1976

Professional Affiliations

  • CRSS-Certified Recreational Sports Specialist
  • American Red Cross
    CPR/AED, First Aid, Lifeguarding, Water Safety Instructor Trainer
  • NIRSA
    National Intramural Recreational Sports Association
  • IHSAA
    Gymnastics Official
  • HPER
    Past President and current member of the Indiana University HPER Alumni Advisory Board
  • IU Alumni
    Executive Council Member