Science Education Center

Sebastian Szyjka, Ph.D.

Horrabin Hall, Rm. 63C

Dr. Sebastian Szyjka was awarded his BA from Western Illinois University; his MA from Western Illinois University; and his PhD in Curriculum and Instruction from Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, with an emphasis in Science Education. He serves as an assistant professor in Science Education teaching both undergraduate and graduate courses. His professional activities include presenting at state, regional and national conferences, conducting pre-service teacher workshops, and conducting research related to science education. Dr. Szyjka also works with WIU Science Education faculty to host the Illinois Regional Science Olympiad and the Pre-K-8 Science Update Conference.