Barbara E. Walvoord, PhD

Barbara E. Walvoord, PhD

Professor Emerita, University of Notre Dame

Barbara E. Walvoord is a professor emerita at the University of Notre Dame, Indiana. She founded and directed teaching and learning centers at Notre Dame and at three other institutions, including public and private. She has consulted and led workshops on teaching and learning at more than 350 institutions of higher education throughout the United States on the topics of assessment, teaching and learning, and writing across the curriculum.

Walvoord is the author of numerous books, including Effective Grading: A Tool for Learning and Assessment with V. J. Anderson and Assessment Clear and Simple: A Practical Guide for Institutions, Departments, and General Education.

Updated 01-24-2018