- Carthage College
Professor Paul Zavada earned his B.A. from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire; his M.S.T. and M.S.Ed. from the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater; and Ph.D. from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Prof. Zavada has an extensive background in education. He served 14 years as a superintendent of schools and spent 20 years teaching in public and private schools.
He serves as chair of the Education Division, as well as head of graduate studies. Prof. Zavada teaches education, special education and educational administration courses. His research interests are teacher induction and teacher career stages. He joined the Carthage faculty in 2005.
Professor Paul Zavada has an extensive background in education; he served 14 years as a superintendent of schools and spent 20 years teaching in public and private schools. He teaches education, special education, and educational administration courses.
Professor of Education
- Ph.D. — University of Wisconsin-Madison
- M.S.T., M.S.Ed. — University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
- B.A. — University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
- EDU 1010 Education and Society
- EDU 1050 Characteristics of Exceptional Learners
- EDU 2010 Educational Psychology and Assessment
- EDU 4120 Advanced Study and Field Experience in Teaching Exceptional Learners
- EDU 4300 Collaboration Between General and Special Education
What students say
“Because of Professor Zavada, I have discovered a true passion in the field of autism and a job that allows me to work with these children every day.” — Carin Roeske, ’10