Faculty & ​Staff: Patricia Marinac

Patricia Marinac

Director: Office of Field Experiences
Phone: 715-346-2440
Office: CPS 466


  • Student/Intern Teaching
  • Student/Intern Teacher Seminar
  • Cooperating Teacher Fundamentals
  • Mentor Teaching: Research and Practice 


Pat Marinac serves as the director of field experience for the UWSP School of Education. Her responsibilities include program development, placement and support of student teachers/interns, and preparing classroom teachers to serve as cooperating teachers. Pat worked in the Appleton Area School District for 23 years before coming to UWSP in 2009. She taught science, served as district science coordinator, and coordinated a new teacher induction program. Professional interests include teacher mentoring, professional development, and teacher performance assessment.