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DePaul University College of Education > Faculty & Staff > Faculty > Barbara Rieckhoff

Barbara Rieckhoff

  • Associate Professor & Director of Educational Leadership Master's Program
  • Leadership Language and Curriculum
  • 773-325-8670
  • 2247 N. Halsted St., Room 319
  • PhD, Loyola University of Chicago
  • MA, DePaul University
  • BA,​ Maryville College of the Sacred Heart

Courses Taught

  • A&S 491 Effective Leadership of Schools
  • A&S 492 The Principalship
  • A&S 493 Data Driven Decision Making
  • A&S 498 Administration and Supervision
  • A&S 608 Capstone Course: Educational Leadership
  • CS 485 Curriculum and Program Evaluation
  • CS 492 Creating and Sustaining Professional Learning Communities
  • CS 493 Curriculum for School Administrators

Research Interests
School Improvement; Catholic School Accountability; Professional Learning Communities; Principal Coaching and Mentoring

Selected Publications
Co-edited Catholic School Leadership, Information Age Publishing, 2016.

Rieckhoff, B. (2014). The development of faith leadership in novice principals. Catholic Education: Journal of Theory and Practice.​