Adjunct Assistant Professor
Sarah Katherine Schmaltz has been an Adjunct Assistant Professor of Clinical Education at the USC Rossier School of Education since the Fall of 2011. She is currently teaching courses in the Master of Arts in Teaching program as well as assessing Performance Assessment for California Teachers exam.
Dr. Schmaltz is currently involved in research on education collaboration with a focus on educational leadership as well examining the social foundations of education. Her other research and publications focus on qualitative and quantitative methods of research in education, the history of education, education and mental health, and educational method reviews. Her publications range from major newspapers to academic journals.
Before working at USC Rossier, Dr. Schmaltz served as an Adjunct Faculty member for Western International University where she taught not only business students but also trained faculty members on how to teach. She earned a Masters and a Ph.D. in Educational Philosophy with a concentration in Social Foundations from the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, Virginia. She received her B.A. with a Major in Political Science and a Minor in Economics from Dickinson College in Carlisle, PA.