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Professors

ALEXANDER, DANIEL (1993), Professor of Mathematics; Director, Center for Digital Technology and Learning. A.B., Colby College; M.S., Ph.D., Boston University.

BARTSCHAT, KLAUS (1988), Ellis and Nelle Levitt Professor of Physics. Diploma, Ph.D., Habilitation, University of Munster.

BECKMANN-COLLIER, AIMEE (1991), Professor of Conducting; Director of Choral Activities. B.M., Saint Mary’s College; M.M., D.M.A., University of Iowa.

BERNS, NANCY (2003), Professor of Sociology. B.A., Doane College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

BOHORQUEZ, MARIA DEL VALLE (1995), Windsor Professor of Science and Professor of Chemistry. Chair of the Chemistry Department. Ph.D., University of Rio Cuarto, Argentina.

CHEN, PHILLIP (1995), Professor of Art and Design. B.F.A., University of Illinois; M.F.A., School of Art Institute of Chicago.

CLAPHAM, MARIA MACIEJCZYK (1990), Professor of Psychology. Chair of the Psychology Department. B.S., Loyola University of Chicago; M.S., Ph.D., Iowa State University.

CLASSEN, ANDREW B. (1992), Fred and Patty Turner Professor in Jazz Studies; Jazz Ensemble Director; Assistant Director of Bands. B.A., University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire; M.M., University of Tennessee.

CRAIG, ROBERT G. (1991), Professor of Art and Design, Chair of the Art and Design Department (term ended Fall 2013). B.A., Eastern Illinois University; M.F.A., Florida State University.

DE LAET, DEBRA L. (1995), Professor of Politics and International Relations, Chair of the Politics and International Relations Department. B.A., Miami University of Ohio; M.A., Ph.D., University of Notre Dame.

DOUGHERTY, WILLIAM P. (1994), Ellis and Nelle Levitt Professor of Music. B.M.E., Illinois Wesleyan University; M.A., Ph.D., Ohio State University.

ESPOSITO, MATTHEW (1997), Professor of History. B.A., Linfield College; M.A., Arizona State University; Ph.D., Texas Christian University.

GOLDFORD, DENNIS J. (1985), Professor of Politics and International Relations. A.B., University of Michigan; M.Litt., Oxford University, England; M.A., Ph.D., University of Chicago.

LENZ, JOSEPH M. (1982), Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences and Professor of English. B.A., St. Norbert College; M.A., Arizona State University; Ph.D., University of Illinois.

LEWIS, WILLIAM F. (1982), Professor of Rhetoric. Chair of the Department for the Study of Culture and Society. B.A., Macalester College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Minnesota.

MEUNIER, ROBERT W. (1988), Professor of Percussion; Director of Bands. B.S., University of Mary; M.M., University of Wisconsin-Madison.

MIRAFZAL, GHOLAM A. (1993), Professor of Chemistry. B.S., Jacksonville State University; Ph.D., University of Nebraska.

PADILLA, CLARENCE S. (1993), Professor of Woodwind Instruments (Clarinet) and Chair of the Music Department. B.M., California State University-Long Beach; M.M., University of Southern California.

RENNER, MICHAEL (2009), Professor of Psychology and Biology. B.A., Boise State University; M.S., University of Oklahoma; Ph.D., New York University.

ROSBURG, THOMAS R. (1998), Professor of Biology. Chair of the Biology Department and Director of the Environmental Science and Policy Program. B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Iowa State University.

SANDERS, ARTHUR (1990), Associate Provost and Professor of Politics. B.A., Franklin and Marshall College; Ph.D., Harvard University.

SANDERS, BRIAN (1989), Professor of Psychology. B.A., Cornell College; Ph.D., University of Tennessee.

SCHNEIDER, JOSEPH W. (1970), Ellis and Nelle Levitt Professor of Sociology. B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Iowa.

SKIDMORE, DAVID G. II (1989), Professor of Politics and International Relations. Director of the Center for Global Citizenship. B.A., Rollins College; M.A., Ph.D., Stanford University.

SPAULDING-KRUSE, CAROL (1996), Professor of English. B.A., M.A., California State University-Fresno; Ph.D., University of Iowa.

SWILKY, JODY (1988), Professor of English. Chair of the Department of English, Coordination of Instruction in Writing. B.A., State University of New York, Genesco; M.F.A., University of Iowa; D.A., SUNY-Albany.

SYMONDS, DEBORAH A. (1988), Professor of History. B.A., Bennington College; M.Litt., University of Edinburgh; M.A., Ph.D., State University of New York at Binghamton.

TROYER, RONALD J. (1980), Senior Counselor for International Initiatives and Professor of Sociology. B.S., Huntington College; M.A., Ball State University; Ph.D., Western Michigan University.

VITHA, MARK F. (1998), Windsor Professor of Chemistry. B.A., University of St. Thomas; Ph.D., University of Minnesota.

Associate Professors

ALLEN, JUDITH MATKIN (1988), Associate Professor of Psychology. B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Arkansas.

BATTLE, ANGELA (2000), Associate Professor of Art and Design. Director of the Honors Program. B.F.A., B.S., Virginia Commonwealth University; M.F.A., University of New Mexico.

BROWN, MEGAN (2005), Associate Professor of English. B.A., Amherst College; M.A., Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University.

BUISING, CHARISSE M. (1993), Associate Professor of Biology. Director of Biochemistry, Cell and Molecular Biology. B.S., University of Iowa; Ph.D., Iowa State University.

CADD, MARC (2005), Associate Professor of Second Language Acquisition and Director of the World Languages and Cultures Program. B.A., University of Missouri-Columbia; M.A., University of Houston-University Park; Ph.D., University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

CAIRNS, COLIN (1986), Associate Professor of Chemistry. B.S., Ph.D., Queen’s University of Belfast.

CARDWELL, CURT (2005), Associate Professor of History. B.A. University of California, Davis; M.A. California State University, Sacramento; Ph.D., Rutgers University.

CAUFIELD, RACHEL PAINE (2001), Associate Professor of Politics. B.A., Hood College; Ph.D., George Washington University.

COURARD-HAURI, DAVID (2000), Associate Professor of Environmental Science and Policy. B.S., Georgetown University; M.P.A., Princeton University; Ph.D., Stanford University.

CRAMER, RENEE ANN (2006), Associate Professor of Law, Politics, and Society. Director of the Law, Politics, and Society Program. B.A., Bard College; M. Phil., Ph.D., New York University.

CRAVERO, ANN (2003), Associate Professor of Voice. B.M.E., Bradley University; M.A., University of Iowa.

CROWELL, BRADLEY (2007), Assistant Professor of Religion. B.A., Moody Bible Institute. M.Div, Westminster Theological Seminary; M.A., Ph.D., University of Michigan.

DAO, CHINH (2007), Associate Professor of Biology. B.S., University of Iowa; Ph.D., Emory University.

DHUSSA, RAMESH (1989), Associate Professor of Geography. B.A., M.A., Patna University; M.A., University of Akron; Ph.D., Kent State University.

EATON, MUIR (2007), Associate Professor of Biology. B.A., Carleton College; Ph.D., University of Minnesota.

FAUX, STEVEN (1990), Associate Professor of Psychology. B.A., University of California-Riverside; Ph.D., Brigham Young University.

FENDER, JOHN (1999), Associate Professor of Art and Design. B.A., M.A., M.F.A., University of Iowa.

FREEMAN-MILLER, LEANNE (1998), Associate Professor of Voice. B.M.E., University of South Dakota-Vermillion; M.M., Drake University.

GITUA, JOHN (2005), Associate Professor of Chemistry. B.S., M.S., Egerton University, Kenya; Ph.D., State University of New York at Binghamton.

HARVEY, JENNIFER (2004), Associate Professor of Religion. Chair of Philosophy and Religion Department. B.A., Westmont College; M.D., Ph.D., Union Theological Seminary.

HENDERSON, LARHEE (1983), Associate Professor of Chemistry. B.S., Morningside College; Ph.D., University of Nebraska.

HOLMAN, JOHN W. (1991), Associate Professor of Theatre Arts. B.A., University of Sciences and Arts of Oklahoma; M.F.A., University of Utah.

HONTS, JERRY E. (1995), Associate Professor of Biology. Chair of the Biology Department and Environmental Science and Policy Program. B.S., Ph.D., University of Iowa.

KARNICKY, JEFFREY (2005), Associate Professor of English. B.A., Rutgers University; M.A., Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University.

KASH, KARLA (2007), Assistant Professor of Theatre. B.F.A., Wright State University; M.F.A., Brandeis University.

KLIMASZEWSKI, MELISA (2008), Associate Professor of English. B.A., University of Michigan; M.A., Ph.D., University of California, San Diego.

KLIPEC, WILLIAM D. (1974), Associate Professor of Psychology. B.A., Kent State University; M.S., University of Wisconsin; Ph.D., University of Arizona.

KNEPPER, TIMOTHY (2004), Associate Professor of Philosophy. B.A., Eastern Nazarene College; M.D., Ph.D., Boston University School of Theology.

LEROUX, KAREN (2005), Associate Professor of History. B.A., Northwestern University; M.A., University of British Columbia; Ph.D., Northwestern University.

LYONS, MAURA (2000), Associate Professor of Art. A.B., Georgetown University; M.A., Ph.D., Boston University. Chair of the Art and Design Department (beginning Spring 2014).

MARRS, LESLIE (2006), Associate Professor of Flute. B.M., Virginia Commonwealth University; M.M., Florida State University; D.M.A., University of North Carolina.

MCALISTER, JOAN FABER (2005), Associate Professor of Rhetoric, Coordinator of Instruction in Public Speaking. B.A., M.A., Boise State University; Ph.D., University of Iowa.

McCARTHY, MARY (2007), Associate Professor of Politics. B.A., M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., Columbia University.

McCRICKERD, JENNIFER (1994), Associate Professor of Philosophy. B.A., Wellesley College; M.A., Ph.D., Washington University.

MCGRANAHAN, A. GRAYDON, IV (2007), Associate Professor of Low Brass. B.A., Indiana University; M.M., Northwestern University; D.M.A., Florida State University.

MCKNIGHT, GLENN (1997), Associate Professor of History. Chair of the History Department. B.A., Houghton, College; M.A., Concordia University, Montreal, Canada; Ph.D., Queen's University, Ontario, Canada.

METRICK-CHEN, LENORE (2006), Associate Professor of Art History, M.S., Ph.D., University of Chicago.

MORI, AKIRA (2008), Assistant Professor of Music; Director of Orchestral Studies. B.M., New England Conservatory; Diploma in Orchestral Conducting, Wiener Meisterkurse, Vienna, Austria; M.M., Indiana University.

MOSSER, JOANNA (2006), Associate Professor of Politics, B.A., University of Portland; M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., Yale University.

NAYLOR, LAWRENCE (1978), Associate Professor of Mathematics and Computer Science. Chair of the Mathematics and Computer Science Department. B.S., M.A., Ph.D., University of Oklahoma.

NELSON, CHARLES (2001), Associate Professor of Astronomy. Chair of the Physics and Astronomy Department. B.A., Oberlin College; M.S., Vanderbilt University; Ph.D., University of Virginia.

OWENS, CRAIG (2003), Associate Professor of English, Director of the Center for the Humanities, Academic Affairs Fellow. B.A., DePauw University; Ph.D., Indiana University, Bloomington.

PATTON-IMANI, SANDRA (2001), Associate Professor of American Studies. B.A., California State University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Maryland.

PERRINE, JENNIFER (2006), Associate Professor of English. B.A., Susquehanna University; M.A., Bucknell University; Ph.D., Florida State University.

PETRIDIS, ATHANASIOS (2001), Associate Professor of Physics and Astronomy. B.S., National University of Athens, Greece; Ph.D., Iowa State University.

PLUM, SARAH (2007), Associate Professor of Violin and Viola. B.S., M.S., Juilliard School of Music; D.M.A., State University of New York.

POMEROY, JOHN (1993), Associate Professor of Theatre Arts. Chair of the Theatre Arts Department. B.A., St. Ambrose University; M.F.A., University of Iowa.

REINCKE, NANCY (1992), Associate Professor of English. B.A., College of Idaho; M.A., Ph.D., University of Iowa.

RIECK, MICHAEL (2000), Associate Professor of Mathematics and Computer Science. B.A., Colby College; M.A., University of Oregon; Ph.D. University of South Florida.

ROBERTSON, ELIZABETH (1987), Associate Professor of English. B.A., College of Wooster; M.A.; Northwestern University; Ph.D., University of Iowa.

ROMAIN, JAMES (2003), Associate Professor of Saxophone and Jazz Studies. B.M., M.M., University of North Texas; D.M.A., University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

ROTH, NICHOLAS (2003), Associate Professor of Piano. B.M., M.M., Indiana University; D.M.A., Michigan State University.

ROTHMAYER, MICHAEL (2002), Associate Professor of Theatre Arts. B.S., M.A., Southwest Missouri State University; Ph.D., University of Nebraska, Lincoln.

SAYLOR, ERIC (2003), Associate Professor of Music History. B.M., Drake University; M.A., Arizona State University; Ph.D., University of Michigan.

SENCHINA, DAVID (2006), Associate Professor of Biology. B.A., B.A., University of Northern Iowa; Ph.D., Iowa State University.

SIDON, ASHLEY (2006), Associate Professor of Cello. B.M., M.M., Ph.D., University of Cincinnati College Conservatory of Music.

SLEISTER, HEIDI (2002), Associate Professor of Biology. B.A., Central College; Ph.D., University of Iowa.

SMITH, DINA (2004), Associate Professor of English. B.A., Vanderbilt University; M.A., University of Maryland; Ph.D., University of Florida, Gainesville.

STAUNTON, LAWRENCE P. (1974), Associate Professor of Physics. B.S., M.S., Georgia Institute of Technology; Ph.D., University of California-Los Angeles.

SUMMERVILLE, KEITH S. (2002), Windsor Professor of Environmental Science. Associate Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences. B.S., Westminister College; M.En., Ph.D., Miami University, Ohio.

UCHIDA, RIKA (2005), Associate Professor of Piano and Music Theory. B.A., Tsuda College, Tokyo, Japan; M.A., D.M.A., University of Oregon.

URNESS, TIMOTHY (2006), Associate Professor of Mathematics and Computer Science. B.S., University of Wisconsin-La Crosse; M.S., Ph.D., University of Minnesota.

VALDOVINOS LODER, MARIA (2005), Associate Professor of Psychology. Director of the Drake Undergraduate Science Collaborative Institute. B.A., Auburn University; M.S., University of South Alabama; M.A., Ph.D., University of Kansas.

VANDEGRIFT, DARCIE (2004), Associate Professor of Sociology, Interim Director of the Center for Global Citizenship. B.A., Trinity University; M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Santa Barbara.

WEST, LISA (2002), Associate Professor of English. B.A., Williams College; Ph.D., Stanford University.

WIDIAPRADJA, IGNATIUS M. (1985), Associate Professor of Art. B.F.A., University of Texas; M.F.A., Southern Illinois University-Carbondale.

WIRTH-CAUCHON, JANET (1995), Associate Professor of Sociology. B.A., Western Michigan University; Ph.D., Boston College.

YOUNGER, A. ELIZABETH (2003), Associate Professor of English. Director of the Women's Studies Program. B.A., Humboldt State University; M.A., Ph.D., Louisiana State University.

ZEFF, ELEANOR (2001), Associate Professor of Politics and International Relations. B.A., Tufts University, M.A., Ph.D., New School University.

Assistant Professors

ADAMS-THIES, BRIAN (2008), Assistant Professor of Anthropology. B.A., Creighton University; M.A., Ph.D. University of Arizona.

BACHMANN, CHINATSU SAZAWA (2003), Assistant Professor of Second Language Acquisition. B.A., Aoyama Gakuin University, Tokyo, Japan; M.A., University of Iowa.

BAYER, NATALIE (2010), Assistant Professor of History. Specialist, Moscow State University; M.A., Ph.D., Rice University.

BUSCH, MARC (2009), Assistant Professor of Biology. B.S., University of California Irvine; Ph.D., University of California Davis.

CHIANG, MICHAEL (2007), Assistant Professor of History. B.A., University of California, Los Angeles; M.A., Ph.D., University of Michigan.

CHRISTENSEN, DEBORA (2008), Assistant Professor of Biology. B.S., Ph.D., Iowa State University.

GARCIA, EDUARDO VILLADA (2007), Assistant Professor of Second Language Acquisition. B.S., Technological University of Pereira; M.A., M.S., University of Iowa; Ph.D., Iowa State University.

GARDNER, BENJAMIN (2008), Assistant Professor of Art and Design. B.F.A., Millikin University; M.F.A., Illinois State University.

GARRIOTT, WILLIAM (2013), Assistant Professor of Law, Politics and Society. B.A., Macalester College; M.T.S., Harvard Divinity School; M.A., Ph.D., Princeton University

GRAHAM, JOHN (2011), Assistant Professor of Theatre Arts. B.F.A., University Of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music; M.F.A., University of Wisconsin-Madison.

GROUT, JASON (2009), Assistant Professor of Mathematics. B.S., Missouri State University; M.S., Ph.D., Brigham Young University.

HAEDICKE, MICHAEL (2008), Assistant Professor of Sociology. B.A., Kalamazoo College; M.A., Ph.D., University of California, San Diego.

HAMAD, MAHMOUD (2008), Assistant Professor of Politics. B.A., M.A., Cairo University, Ph.D., University of Utah.

HUEY, MARYANN (2011), Assistant Professor of Mathematics, B.E., University of Michigan; M.B.A., Ohio State University; M.S. University of Kansas; Ph.D., University of Missouri.

KALMANSON, LEAH (2010), Assistant Professor of Philosophy. B.A., Oglethorpe University; M.A., A.B.D., University of Hawai'i at Manoa.

KENT, DEBORAH (2012), Assistant Professor of Mathematics. B.A., Hillsdale College; M.S., Ph.D., University of Virginia.

KILPATRICK, ADINA (2011), Assistant Professor of Physics. B.S., University of Bucharest; Ph.D., Rice University.

KLIETHERMES, CHRISTOPHER (2011), B.S., Lincoln University; Ph.D., Oregon Health & Science University; Post-doctoral fellow, University of California San Francisco

LANCASTER, STEVEN (2011), Assistant Professor of Psychology. B.A., Bethel University; M.A. and Ph.D., Southern Illinois University.

LAZAREVA, OLGA (2008), Assistant Professor of Psychology. B.A., M.S., Kazan State University; Ph.D., Moscow State University.

LETTER, AMY, (2011), Assistant Professor of English. B.A., Florida Atlantic University, M.F.A, University of Arkansas.

MALLEA, AMAHIA (2007), Assistant Professor of History. B.A., Portland State University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Missouri Columbia.

MANLEY, ERIC (2009), Assistant Professor of Computer Science. B.S., University of Nebraska at Omaha; M.S., Ph.D., University of Nebraska Lincoln.

MORRISON, MEREDITH (2012), Assistant Professor of Art and Design. B.A., Michigan State University; M.F.A., Cranbrook Academy of Art.

PAREDES, SOFIA (2009), Assistant Professor of Second Language Acquisition. B.A., Pontifica Universidad Catolica del Ecuador; M.A., Universidad Andina Simon Bolivar; Ph.D., University of California, Davis.

ROSS, NANCI (2010), Assistant Professor of Biology. B.S., University of Nebraska-Lincoln; M.S., Ph.D., University of Connecticut.

ROTH, MARTIN (2009), Assistant Professor of Philosophy. B.S., Willamette University; Ph.D., University of California, Davis.

SHERMAN, MILAN (2013), Assistant Professor of Mathematics Education. B.A., University of Steubenville; M.S., Ph.D, University of Pittsburgh.

SLETTO, THOMAS (2008), Assistant Professor of Music. B.A., Concordia College; M.A., University of St. Thomas.

SZRAMEK, KATHRYN (2009), Assistant Professor of Environmental Science. B.A., Carleton College; M.S., Ph.D., University of Michigan.

ZWIER, MATTHEW (2013), Assistant Professor of Chemistry. B.S., Hope College; M.S., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh.

Lecturers

POPPEN, JOSEFA, Instructor of Theatre Arts. B.A., Coe College.

SCHNEIDER, M. CHRISTINE, Director of the Community School of Music; Lecturer in Music Theory. B.M., M.M., University of Cincinnati College Conservatory of Music.

Emeriti Faculty

ABEL, RICHARD O., Ellis and Nelle Levitt Professor Emeritus of English.

ADAMS, FREDERICK, Ellis and Nelle Levitt Professor Emeritus of History.

AKIN, WALLACE E., Professor Emeritus of Geography and Geology.

ARCHER, JULIAN, Professor Emeritus of History.

BAKER, BERNADETTE M., Associate Professor Emerita of Mathematics and Computer Science.

BARTON, MIKE, Professor Emeritus of Theatre Arts.

BLACK, RICHARD R., Professor Emeritus of Art.

BROWN, JOANNE H., Associate Professor Emerita of English.

CANARINA, JOHN, Professor Emeritus of Conducting and Orchestral Activities.

CHRISTIANSEN, JAMES L., Professor Emeritus of Biology.

CLARK, C. WALTER, Professor Emeritus of Political Science.

COLEMAN, WILLIAM S.E., Professor Emeritus of Theatre Arts.

CONNER, KAREN A., Professor Emerita of Sociology.

DALEY, A. STUART, Professor Emeritus of English.

DEALBA, LUZ, Professor Emerita of Mathematics.

DOWNING, HARRY L., JR., Associate Professor Emeritus of Physics.

ECKLEY, GRACE, Professor Emerita of English.

EHRLICH, JOHN, Professor Emeritus of Cello.

ELLIOTT, CLIVE (1990), Daniel B. Goldberg Emeritus of Theatre Arts.

ERICKSON, LEONARD E., Professor Emeritus of History.

ERICSON, JON L., Ellis and Nelle Levitt Professor Emeritus of Rhetoric and Communications Studies.

FOSTER, DAVID, Professor Emeritus of English.

GARFIELD, SALLY, Associate Professor Emerita of Theatre Arts.

GILDNER, GARY, Professor Emeritus of English.

HANE, NORMAN, Professor Emeritus of English.

HANSON, SUSAN, Associate Professor Emerita of French.

HARRIS, CHARLES DAVID, Ellis and Nelle Levitt Professor Emeritus of Music History and Harpsichord.

HESS, STANLEY, Professor Emeritus of Art.

HICKS, JOHN, Professor Emeritus of Art.

HODGDON, BARBARA, Ellis and Nelle Levitt Professor Emerita of English.

HOFFERT, JOSEPH B., Associate Professor Emeritus of Mathematics.

HOGANSON, DEAN A., Professor Emeritus of Biology.

HOUF, WALTER R., Professor Emeritus of History.

HOULETTE, WILLIAM, Associate Professor Emeritus of History.

JACKSON, PAUL J., Dean and Professor Emeritus of Music.

KADARAVEK, MILAN, Ellis and Nelle Levitt Professor Emeritus of Piano.

KATZ, GEORGE, Professor Emeritus of Music.

KEYWORTH, DONALD R., Professor Emeritus of Philosophy.

KINGSBURY, PHYLLIS, Associate Professor Emerita of Biology.

KLEINER, ALEXANDER F., Thomas F. Sheehan Professor Emeritus of Mathematics.

KODAMA, ROBERT, Professor Emeritus of Biology.

KOPECKY, KENNETH, Professor Emeritus of Mathematics and Computer Science.

LARSON, ROBERT, Professor Emeritus of Chemistry.

LIGHT, JAY, Professor Emeritus of Wind Instruments.

LIN, CHIU-LING, Professor Emerita of Piano.

LIN, TSUNG-KUANG, Professor Emeritus of History.

LINDBERG, JAMES G., Professor Emeritus of Chemistry.

LUCAS, GENE, Professor Emeritus of Biology.

LUKE, JAMES W., JR., Professor Emeritus of Wind Instruments, Woodwinds.

LUTZ, ROBERT W., Associate Professor Emeritus of Physics.

MARCOUILLER, DON R., Professor Emeritus of Music.

MARTIN, BRUCE K., Ellis and Nelle Levitt Professor Emeritus of English.

MARTY, MYRON, Dean and Professor Emeritus of History.

McCAW, JOHN E., Professor Emeritus of Religion.

MILLER, DALE, Professor Emeritus of Religion.

MILLER, KENNETH E., Professor Emeritus of Sociology.

MILLER, VERN, Assistant Professor Emeritus of Voice.

MYSZEWSKI, MICHAEL E., Professor Emeritus of Biology.

NELSON, CHARLES A., Professor Emeritus of History.

NEWKIRK, WAYNE, Professor Emeritus of Economics.

OAKLAND, DAVID O., Associate Professor Emeritus of Mathematics and Computer Science

O’BRIEN, DENNIS C., Associate Professor Emeritus of Geology.

OXLEY, THERON, Associate Professor Emeritus of Mathematics and Computer Science.

PATRICK, DALE A., Professor Emeritus of Religion.

PETERSEN, VIBEKE R., Professor Emerita of Women's Studies.

PRIETO, HILDA, Assistant Professor Emerita of Spanish.

RANDIC, MILAN, Ellis and Nelle Levitt Professor Emeritus of Mathematics and Computer Science.

RANKIN, JANE L., Associate Professor Emerita of Psychology.

ROBINSON, DAVID, Professor Emeritus of Physics.

SCULT, ALLEN, Professor Emeritus of Philosophy and Rhetoric.

SHULTZ, ROBERT R., Professor Emeritus of Piano.

SORIA, MARIO, Professor Emeritus of Spanish.

STAPLIN, CARL B., Professor Emeritus of Organ and Church Music.

STRATTON, DONALD, Ellis and Nelle Levitt Professor Emeritus of Physiology and Professor Emeritus of Biology.

SWANSON, HAROLD D., Professor Emeritus of Biology.

SWISS, THOMAS, Professor Emeritus of English.

TORGERSON, JON, Professor Emeritus of Philosophy.

TORRENCE, GAYLORD, Professor Emeritus of Art.

TROYER, RONALD J. (1980), Senior Counselor for International Initiatives and Professor Emeritus of Sociology.

VAN DYCK, ROSEMARIE, Professor Emerita of Spanish.

VEEDER, DAVID A., Associate Professor Emeritus of German.

WACHA, RICHARD, Professor Emeritus of Biology.

WEAST, ROBERT D., Professor Emeritus of Wind Instruments, Brass.

WORTHEN, THOMAS F., Associate Professor Emeritus of Art.

WRIGHT, SUSAN E. (1975), Provost, Dean, and Professor Emerita of Sociology. 

WUELLNER, GUY. S., Associate Professor Emeritus of Piano.

Visiting Faculty

BOHON, JASON (2013), Visiting Assistant Professor of Theatre. B.F.A., University of Central Missouri; M.F.A., London International School of Performing Arts.

CHEN, CYNDI (2012) Visiting Instructor of Chinese. M.A., University of South Dakota; B.S., Buena Vista College; B.A., Soochow University, Taipei, Taiwan.

DREISS, CATHERINE (2010) Visiting Assistant Professor of Art and Design. B.A., Mount Holyoke College; M.F.A., Cranbrook Academy of Art.

GALLUCCI, GERARD (2013), Visiting Assistant Professor of Politics and International Relations. B.A., Rutgers University; MA, Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh.

MADDEN, YASMINA (2003) Visiting Instructor of English. B.A., Loyola Marymount University; M.F.A., Indiana University – Bloomington.

MARTIN, GARET (2012), Visiting Assistant Professor of Art and Design. B.A., Shawnee State University; M.F.A., Purdue University.

OLSON, ALEISHA (2013), Visiting Assistant Professor of History. B.A., Drake University; M.A. Ph.D., University of York.

SAMEK, ALYSSA (2013), Visiting Assistant Professor of Rhetoric. B.A., University of St. Thomas; M.A., Colorado State University; Ph.D., University of Maryland.

TREAT, STACEY (2011), Visiting Instructor of Rhetoric. B.A. and M.A., University of Arkansas; Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

WILLIAMS, KIERAN (2004) Visiting Assistant Professor of Politics. AB, Princeton University; Ph.D., University of Oxford.

XU, ZHIJUN (2011), Visiting Instructor of Chinese, M.A., English Literature and Linguistics, Heibei Teachers’ University, Visiting Scholar, Comparative Literature, Beijing University, Visiting Scholar, Comparative Literature, Nottingham University, M.A., Master of Business Administration, Drake University, Ph.D., Comparative Literature, Nankai University and completing dissertation in Des Moines.

 

 

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