Faculty Profiles

Steven Mast

Steven Mast

Director of Student Teaching/Field Study/Licensing Advisor
Department Chair
232 Madeleva Hall



  • MS Indiana University
  • MA Western Michigan University
  • BA, BS Valparaiso University

Areas of Expertise 

  • Counseling & Human Services
  • Reading & Literacy

Research Interests 

Student Teaching
Teacher Mentoring
Young Students as Readers

Courses Recently Taught 

EDUC 213 American Mosaic: Integrative Approaches to the Arts in the Elementary Classroom
EDUC 240 General/Special Education Partnerships in Elementary/Middle School
EDUC 325 Clinical Field Study-Elementary
EDUC 425 Clinical Field Study-Elementary
EDUC 472 Student Teaching in Elementary School

Professional Experience 

1991-2016 K-7 Classroom Teacher, Dowagiac, MI Public Schools
2009-2018 Children's Camp Licensing Consultant, State of Michigan

Professional Memberships 

Indiana Association of Colleges for Teacher Education