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Maria Jaskot-Inclan

Maria Jaskot-Inclan is an adjunct professor in the College of Communication. She also teaches for DePaul’s School of Continuing and Professional Studies (SCPS).

Jaskot-Inclan is a distinguished service professor emerita of Speech Communication and Theater at Wilbur Wright College/City Colleges of Chicago, and is the founder of Stage Wright Theater (1999). Her work as a department head, curriculum developer, and faculty are nationally recognized contributions to innovative practices in higher education. Maria is a recipient of the 2014 John and Suanne Roueche Excellence Award, et al.


  • PhD (Loyola University Chicago) - Higher Education, Educational Leadership and Policy Studies
  • MA (Southern Illinois University) - Theater

Conference Presentations

  • “The Radical Redesign of Curriculum Review: Five Years After,” Community College Conference on Learning and Assessment, Orlando, FL (February 2019).
  • "Voice Thread: A Digital Learning Application,” Wright College Faculty Development, City Colleges of Chicago; Chicago, IL (January 2018).
  • “Assessing Curriculum Development across Multiple Institutions,” The Community College Conference on Learning and Assessment, Orlando, FL (February 2015).
  • “Curriculum Development Process,” Deepening Student Understanding: A Symposium on Teaching and Learning—Truman College/City Colleges of Chicago, Chicago, IL (March 2014).
  • “Key Performance Indicators that Work: Enhancing Student Success as a Team,” College Board Forum Annual Conference, Miami, FL (October 2012).
  • “Improvisation: How to Act without a Script,” Illinois Theater Association’s Second Annual Middle School Theatre Conference, Chicago, IL (January 2012).
  • “Interpersonal Communication,” Chicago GEAR UP Alliance—Wright College/City Colleges of Chicago, Chicago, IL (July 2010).
  • “Navigating the Changing Leadership Role of Public Two-year College Chairpersons,” The Chair Academy’s 19th International Conference, Minneapolis, MN (March 2010).
  • “Community College/University Teacher Education Collaboration Action Plan,” Association of Teacher Educators’ Annual Conference, Chicago, IL (February 2005).
  • “Turning Story into Plot: The Ten-minute One-act,” Conference on College Composition and Communication, Chicago, IL, (March 2002).

Media Appearance

  • CCC City Edition (106): Stage Wright at Wright College, [Television series episode]., (Featured Guest, Founder & Artistic Director of Stage Wright Theater). In Coburn Whack, R. (Producer) CCC City Edition. Chicago, IL: Channel 20 WYCC, 17 November, 200​2.