Matthew WheelockCurry School of Education
Matthew Wheelock, Ed.D., J.D., is an associate professor and the innovation program area director at UVA's Curry School of Education, where he teaches classes focused on educational innovation and entrepreneurship and spearheads the dual degree M.Ed./MBA program that Curry offers in conjunction with the Darden School of Business. He is also the founder of Live It Learn It, an educational nonprofit that has provided experiential learning opportunities to more than 25,000 students in the Washington, DC public schools since its founding in 2005. He received an Ed.D. from the University of Pennsylvania, a J.D. from Stanford Law School, and an M.A. from the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies, and has also worked and studied in Japan, Singapore and Malaysia. In his spare time he enjoys exploring the world with his wife and two children.