Wendy B. Paszkiewicz is the Vice President of Academic Affairs and has been with Adler University since 2004. Dr. Paszkiewicz earned her Bachelor’s of Science in Psychology from Michigan State University and Doctorate in Clinical Psychology from the Illinois School of Professional Psychology.
Dr. Paszkiewicz is a licensed clinical psychologist and her primary area of interest is the integration of socially responsible practice in the education and training of future mental health professionals. Other interest areas include child and adolescent well-being and development, advocacy, leadership, and women’s issues. She has been in higher education for 15 years and has served in administrative/faculty positions including Director of Clinical Training and Associate Vice President of Academic Affairs prior to her current role.
Her current activities include serving as a peer-reviewer for the Higher Learning Commission, a site visitor for the Commission on Accreditation of the American Psychological Association and a Federal Education Advocacy Regional Coordinator (FEDAC) for the American Psychological Association (APA) Education Government Relations Office.
Dr. Paszkiewicz has been selected to receive the 2015 Distinguished Alumni Award from Argosy University/Chicago and the Illinois School of Professional Psychology. Dr. Paszkiewicz received the 2011 Education Advocacy Grassroots Distinguished Service Award from the American Psychology Association (APA) Board of Educational Affairs. She is also involved in her local community and serves as a member of the Board for the Hoffman United Soccer Club.