Valparaiso University’s education faculty welcomes contact from prospective students, alumni, education professionals, and community members.


Meier Hall
1800 Chapel Dr.
Valparaiso University
Valparaiso, IN 46383

Douglas Wassilak, Director of Accreditation and Field Placement
Phone: 219.464.5458

Lisa Pappas, Administrative Assistant
Phone: 219.464.5077
Fax: 219.464.6720

Academic Advisors

Elementary Education

Selina Bartels, Ph.D.
Phone:  219.464.5685

Secondary Education

Kevin Gary, Ph.D.
Phone:  219.464.6154

Contact the Department Chair

Dr. Jon T. Kilpinen, Interim Chair
Dean, College of Arts & Sciences
Valparaiso University
Valparaiso,  IN  46383
Phone: 219.464.5314