Loyola University Chicago

School of Social Work

Faculty & Staff Profiles

Maria S. Wolfe, MD, MS, MOT

Title/s:  Director, Online Education Design - School of Social Work

Office #:  Maguire Hall 418

Phone: 312.915.7005

Email: mwolfe2@luc.edu


Dr. Wolfe has a Medical Doctor Degree from the University of Rosario Medical School in Argentina, a Master of Science from the University of Bridgeport in Connecticut, Online Master Teacher Certificate Credentials from the University of Illinois, and is a Certified Quality Matters Online Course reviewer.

Dr. Wolfe also earned professional certificates in Media and Technology (Harvard University), Ignatian Pedagogy (Loyola University Chicago), Experiential Learning (Loyola University Chicago), and Digital Accessibility for Educators (University of Illinois.)

She has over 16 years of college teaching experience in various teaching modalities at the City Colleges of Chicago in both capacities -adjunct, and full-time tenured faculty-, and Joliet Junior College, where she received the Adjunct Faculty of the Year award in 2017. She has over 12 years of experience designing, authentic and engaging online learning instruments, online course design, and experiential learning activities as well as application of online learning theories and best practices.

Dr. Wolfe is bilingual, Spanish-English contributed to the instructional design aspect of the courses in the first-in-the-country Online Bilingual Master in Social Work Program at Loyola University Chicago, and she’s now the director of online learning at Loyola University School of Social Work.