Maryann Dudzinski


Maryann Dudzinski Associate Professor of Education, Special Education Coordinator 219.464.5473 MEH 109


  • Ed.D. in Special Education (Teacher Education and Research Concentrations) – Northern Illinois University (1989)
  • M.S.Ed. in Special Education (Severe Disabilities) – Northern Illinois University (1979)
  • B.S.Ed. in Elementary and Special Education (Mild Disabilities) – Northern Illinois University (1974)


Maryann Dudzinski teaches courses in special education at Valparaiso University. Prior to coming to Valparaiso University, Maryann taught at Eastern Illinois University for six years. Her publications focus on in-service and pre-service special education teacher preparation; however, one of her current interests is urban teacher education, as she has been co-director of a program sponsored by Valparaiso University that prepares teachers to teach in urban parochial school settings.