Faculty

Additional information on the following faculty members is given with the academic department. This is the faculty list as of January 2006.

Abbott, David W., associate professor of music
Anderson, Paul L., professor of mathematics and computer science
Ariza, Diana M., assistant professor of ethnic studies

Balke, Maureen, professor of music
Ball, James S., associate professor of music
Barber, Anne H., visiting assistant professor of art and art history
Bartels, William S., chair and professor of geological sciences
Baumgartner, Jorg, visiting assistant professor of philosophy
Bedient, John B., associate professor of economics and management
Beilstein, Amy E., assistant professor of chemistry
Berkey, Leonard G., professor of anthropology and sociology
Bethune, Andrew D., assistant professor of English
Bieler, Craig R., chair and associate professor of chemistry
Bishop, Andrew D., associate professor of music
Blanton, Thomas R., visiting assistant professor of religious studies
Bollman, Mark E., assistant professor of mathematics and computer science
Brown, Danit, assistant professor of English

Carrier, Jeffrey C., professor of biology
Cavell, Leslie J., assistant professor of art and art history
Chapman, Jennifer J., assistant professor of theatre
Christensen, Nels A., visiting assistant professor of English
Christiansen, Daniel S., professor of economics and management
Christopher, Andrew N., assistant professor of psychology
Chytilo, Lynne, professor of art and art history
Clark, Russell G., professor of geological sciences
Cline, Gene, professor of philosophy and associate director of the Honors Institute
Cocks, Geoffrey C., professor of history
Collar, Mary L., professor of English
Connamacher, Harold S., instructor of mathematics and computer science
Crupi, Charles W., professor of English

Dabney, Dyron K., instructor of political science
Dahlerus, Claudia, visiting assistant professor of political science
Dick, Wesley A., professor of history
Drake, Susan W., visiting assistant professor of foreign languages
Durham, James M., visiting assistant professor of philosophy

Egnatuk, David G., professor of physical education
Elischberger, Holger B., assistant professor of psychology
Erlandson, Karen T., assistant professor of communication studies

Fogelin, Lars, assistant professor of anthropology and sociology
Frandsen, Michael N., assistant professor of economics and management
Franzen, Trisha, associate professor of women's and gender studies
French, Andrew N., associate professor of chemistry and director of Foundation for Undergraduate Research, Scholarship, and Creative Activity (FURSCA)

Garvin, Ned S., professor of philosophy
Goering, Douglas, professor of art
Grabowski, Francis A., visiting assistant professor of philosophy
Green, David W., visiting professor of chemistry
Grimm, Catherine, assistant professor of foreign languages
Grossman, Andrew D., chair and associate professor of political science
Guenin-Lelle, Dianne P., chair and professor of foreign languages

Hagerman, Christopher A., assistant professor of history
Hakes, Jahn K., assistant professor of economics and management
Harris, Clifford E., associate professor of chemistry
Henke, Suellyn M., assistant professor of education
Hooks, Jon A., professor of economics and management
Howell, Steve R., visiting assistant professor of psychology

Jayaraman, Roop C., assistant professor of physical education
Jechura, Tammy J., assistant professor of psychology
Jenson, Mary E., visiting instructor of psychology
Johnson, Thomas R., chair and associate professor of physical education
Jordan, Sarah E., associate professor of English

Kanter, Deborah E., chair and associate professor of history
Kennedy, E. Dale, chair and professor of biology
Keyes, Barbara J., professor of psychology
Kittleman, William M., visiting instructor of chemistry

Leiva, Alvaro, assistant professor of foreign languages
Levine, Myron A., professor of political science
Lewis, Lisa B., associate professor of chemistry and director of the Prentiss M. Brown Honors Institute
Li, Zhen, assistant professor of economics and management
Lincoln, Beth Z., professor of geological sciences and associate dean of the faculty
Lincoln, Timothy N., professor of geological sciences and director of the Institute for the Study of the Environment
Lockyer, Judith A., chair and professor of English
Lyons-Sobaski, Sheila A., assistant professor of biology

MacInnes, Ian F., associate professor of English
Madhok, Bindu, chair and associate professor of philosophy
Mason, Darren E., assistant professor of mathematics and computer science
McCaffrey, Vanessa P., assistant professor of chemistry
McCarley, James F., professor of economics and management
McCauley, Anne M., professor of art and art history
McCurdy, Dean G., assistant professor of biology
McIlhagga, Samuel D., assistant professor of music
Meloth, Michael S., associate professor of education and director of the Ferguson Center for Technology-Aided Teaching
Melzer, Scott A., assistant professor of anthropology and sociology
Menzies, Robert A., visiting assistant professor of religious studies
Mercer, Melissa J., assistant professor of education
Mesa, Helena G., assistant professor of English
Messer, Robert A., associate professor of mathematics and computer science
Metso, Sarianna K., associate professor of religious studies
Miller, Aaron J., assistant professor of physics
Moreau, Charles E., assistant professor of physics
Moss, Carol P., visiting instructor of physical education
Moss, Robert I., professor of physical education
Mourad, Ronney B., assistant professor of religious studies
Mullin, Molly H., associate professor of anthropology and sociology
Myers, Perry W., assistant professor of foreign languages

O'Reilly, Nathanael D., visiting instructor of English
Osborn, Jeremy L., visiting assistant professor of communication studies
Oswald, Kalen R., assistant professor of foreign languages

Perusek, Glenn W., professor of political science
Poor, Nathaniel D., visiting assistant professor of communication studies

Raj, Selva J., chair and professor of religious studies
Reimann, David A., chair and associate professor of mathematics and computer science
Roberts, Jessica F., assistant professor of English
Rohlman, Christopher E., associate professor of chemistry
Roose, Deborah, chair and professor of education
Rose, Douglas R., chair and associate professor of music
Rose, William D., assistant professor of political science and associate director of the Gerald R. Ford Institute for Public Policy and Service

Sacks, Marcy S., associate professor of history
Saltzman, Gregory M., chair and professor of economics and management
Saville, Kenneth J., associate professor of biology
Scheel, Molly D., assistant professor of biology
Schemmerhorn, Kristen J., visiting assistant professor of mathematics and computer science
Schlewitz, Andrew J., visiting assistant professor of political science
Schmitter, Ruth E., associate professor of biology
Schudel, Mary E., visiting instructor of education
Seely, David G., chair and professor of physics
Shitara, Chieko, visiting instructor of foreign languages
Skean, James D., Jr., professor of biology
Smith, Gaylord N., professor of economics and management
Starko, Robert J., chair and assistant professor of theatre
Steffenson, Daniel M., chair and professor of chemistry
Steinhauer, Larry E., professor of economics and management
Stotz-Ghosh, Julie L., visiting assistant professor of English

Togunde, 'Dimeji R., chair and associate professor of anthropology and sociology
Turner, Michael M., professor of physical education

Van de Ven, Christopher M., assistant professor of geological sciences
Villamil, Laura P., visiting assistant professor of anthropology and sociology

Wahl, Gary D., assistant professor of art
Walker, Daniel C., visiting assistant professor of theatre
Walter, Jamie L., assistant professor of psychology
Walter, Mark I., visiting assistant professor of psychology
Ward, Royal A., professor of theatre and vice president for academic affairs and dean of the faculty
Wickre, Bille, chair and associate professor of art and art history
Wieth, Mareike J., visiting assistant professor of psychology
Wilch, Thomas I., associate professor of geological sciences
Williams, Laura J., visiting assistant professor of English
Wilson, W. Jeffrey, chair and professor of psychology
Womack, Sarah W., visiting assistant professor of history
Wu, Yi-Li, associate professor of history
Wyss, Melissa B., visiting instructor of dance

Yewah, Emmanuel T., professor of foreign languages
Yoshii, Midori, assistant professor of international studies
Young, Margaret M., chair and assistant professor of communication studies

Zellner, Nicolle E.B., assistant professor of physics

Faculty Emeriti

Robert L. Armstrong, professor of chemistry, emeritus.
B.S., 1961, Heidelberg College; M.S., 1963, Ohio State University; Ph.D., 1966, Michigan State University. On staff 1974-2001. Emeritus since 2001.

Kenneth C. Ballou, professor of biology, emeritus.
A.B., 1947, M.A., 1949, D. Sci., 1983, Albion College; additional studies at Michigan State University. On staff 1949-1984. Emeritus since 1984.

Ingeborg Baumgartner, professor of foreign languages, emerita.
A.B., 1958, University of Michigan; M.A., 1959, University of Wisconsin; Ph.D., 1970, University of Michigan. On staff 1966-2001. Emerita since 2001.

Betty Beese, professor of physical education, emerita.
B.S., 1947, Purdue University; M.S., 1950, Wellesley College. On staff 1951-1985. Emerita since 1985.

Marian D. Bishop, catalog librarian, emerita.
B.S., 1943, Eastern Michigan University; B.A., 1962, Michigan State University; M.S.L., 1971, Western Michigan University. On staff 1971-1988. Emerita since 1988.

Albert G. Bolitho, professor of music, emeritus.
B.M., 1950, M.M., 1952, Wayne State University; Ph.D., 1968, Michigan State University. On staff 1967-1994. Emeritus since 1994.

Maurice L. Branch, professor of economics and management, emeritus.
B.A., 1947, M.A., 1948, Michigan State University; Ph.D., 1954, University of Wisconsin. On staff 1953- 1986. Emeritus since 1986.

Russell G. Clark, Jr., professor of geological sciences, emeritus.
B.A., 1966, Amherst College; M.S., 1968, Michigan State University; Ph.D., 1972, Dartmouth College. On staff 1973-2006. Emeritus since 2006.

James W. Cook, professor of English, emeritus.
B.A., 1954, Wayne State University; M.A., 1955, University of Michigan; Ph.D., 1964, Wayne State University. On staff 1962-2000. Emeritus since 2000.

Paul L. Cook, professor of chemistry, emeritus.
B.A., 1950, Hope College; M.S., 1952, Ph.D., 1954, University of Illinois. On staff 1954-1990. Emeritus since 1990.

E. Scott Cracraft, associate professor of economics and management, emeritus.
B.B.A., 1960, M.S., University of Mississippi; C.P.A., 1968. On staff 1977-1997. Emeritus since 1997.

John W. Crump, professor of chemistry, emeritus.
A.A., 1951, Santa Rosa Junior College; B.A., 1953, University of California, Berkeley; Ph.D., 1957, University of Illinois. On staff 1962-1997. Emeritus since 1997.

Ralph M. Davis, professor of philosophy, emeritus.
A.B., 1958, Stanford University; Ph.D., 1967, University of Oregon. On staff 1967-2005. Emeritus since 2005.

Dean G. Dillery, professor of biology, emeritus.
B.S., 1952, M.S., 1955, Ph.D., 1961, Ohio State University. On staff 1960-1994. Emeritus since 1994.

Robert E. Dininny, professor of chemistry, emeritus.
B.S., 1954, Allegheny College; M.S., 1956, Ph.D., 1959, Western Reserve. On staff 1962-1995. Emeritus since 1995.

Clara Dixon, professor of biology, emerita.
B.S., 1940, University of Toledo; M.S., 1946, University of Michigan; M.A., 1961, University of Chicago; Ph.D., 1972, University of Michigan. On staff 1946-1985. Emerita since 1985.

Thomas Doran, professor of music, emeritus.
B.M., 1957, M.M., 1959, D.M., 1967, Northwestern University. On staff 1962-2000. Emeritus since 2000.

Charlotte A. Duff, professor of physical education, emerita.
B.S., 1948, University of Wisconsin; M.A., 1956, University of Michigan. On staff 1956-1990. Emerita since 1990.

Sol M. Elkin, professor of education, emeritus.
B.S., 1941, M.Ed., 1948, Ed.D., 1958, Wayne State University. On staff 1968-1984. Emeritus since 1984.

Frank S. Frick, professor of religious studies, emeritus.
A.B., 1960, Phillips University; M.Div., 1963, The Graduate Seminary of Phillips University; Ph.D., 1970, Princeton University. On staff 1969-2001. Emeritus since 2001.

Ronald C. Fryxell, professor of mathematics, emeritus.
B.A., 1960, Augustana College; M.A., 1962, Ph.D., 1964, Washington State University. On staff 1964-2002. Emeritus since 2002.

Carolyn J. Gaswick, periodicals and government documents librarian, emerita.
B.A., 1964, Nebraska Wesleyan University; M.L.S., 1972, Western Michigan University. On staff 1984-2006. Emerita since 2006.

Dennis C. Gaswick, professor of chemistry, emeritus.
A.B., 1964, Nebraska Wesleyan University; Ph.D., 1968, Oregon State University. On staff 1969-2005. Emeritus since 2005.

William R.B. Gillham, professor of religious studies, emeritus.
A.B., 1955, Washington University; B.D., 1958, Perkins School of Theology, Southern Methodist University; Ph.D., 1964, Princeton University. On staff 1961-2001. Emeritus since 2001.

John E. Hart, professor of English, emeritus.
A.B., 1938, Kansas Wesleyan; A.M., 1940, Ph.D., 1954, Syracuse University. On staff 1954-1982. Emeritus since 1982.

William N. Hayes, professor of psychology, emeritus;.
B.A., 1956, University of North Carolina; Ph.D., 1961, Princeton University. On staff 1973-2000. Emeritus since 2000.

Nancy G. Held, professor and director of the Education Program, emerita.
B.S.E., 1954, M.S.E., 1955, Drake University. On staff 1961-1992. Emerita since 1992.

David K. Hogberg, professor of psychology, emeritus.
B.A., 1959, Alma College; M.S., 1961, Lehigh University; Ph.D., 1968, State University of New York, Buffalo. On staff 1966-1999. Emeritus since 1999.

Allen H. Horstman, professor of history, emeritus.
B.S., 1965, Purdue University; LL.B., 1968, Harvard University; M.A., 1973, Ph.D., 1977, University of California, Berkeley. On staff 1977-2005. Emeritus since 2005.

John P. Hostetler, professor of psychology, emeritus.
B.S., 1960, M.S., 1963, Ph.D., 1964, Purdue University. On staff 1964-1999. Emeritus since 1999.

Frank L. Joranko, professor of physical education, emeritus.
A.B., 1952, Albion College; M.S., 1953, University of Illinois. On staff 1973-1995. Emeritus since 1995.

David W. Kammer, professor of physics, emeritus.
B.S., 1960, M.S., 1963, University of Wisconsin; Ph.D., 1967, Washington State University. On staff 1967-1999. Emeritus since 1999.

Sheila I. Kragness, professor of modern languages, emerita.
B.S., 1938, M.A., 1939, Ph.D., 1948, University of Minnesota. On staff 1950-1980. Emerita since 1980.

Melvin S. Larimer, professor of music, emeritus;.
A.B., 1953, Albion College; M.A., 1963, University of Michigan; M.M.E., Michigan State University, 1980. On staff 1976-1996. Emeritus since 1996.

G. Robina Quale Leach, professor of history, emerita.
B.A., 1952, M.A., 1953, Ph.D., 1957, University of Michigan. On staff 1957-1992. Emerita since 1992.

Paul Loukides, professor of English, emeritus.
B.A., 1961, University of Pittsburgh; M.A., 1963, University of Iowa. On staff 1962�1999. Emeritus since 1999.

Frances H. Lucas, associate professor of psychology, emerita.
A.B., 1950, Agnes Scott College; M.A., 1965, Ph.D., 1967, West Virginia University. On staff 1967-1990. Emerita since 1990.

Martin A. Ludington, professor of physics, emeritus.
A.B., 1964, Albion College; M.S., 1965, Ph.D., 1969, University of Michigan. On staff 1969-2005. Emeritus since 2005.

Frank J. Machek, professor of art, emeritus.
B.F.A., 1964, Illinois Wesleyan University; M.F.A., 1966, Cranbrook Academy of Art. Appointed 1967. Emeritus since 2004.

Philip L. Mason, professor of music, emeritus.
B.Mus., 1955, Western Michigan University; M.M., 1961, D.M.A., 1969, University of Michigan. On staff 1962-1994. Emeritus since 1994.

James F. McCarley, professor of economics and management, emeritus.
B.S., 1960, Bowling Green University; M.A., 1962, Ph.D., 1970, Michigan State University. On staff 1965-2006. Emeritus since 2006.

Eugene E. Miller, professor of English, emeritus.
B.A., 1955, University of Notre Dame; M.A., 1962, Ohio University; Ph.D., 1967, University of Illinois. On staff 1967-1995. Emeritus since 1995.

W. Keith Moore, professor of mathematics, emeritus.
B.S., 1947, Southwestern College; M.A., 1948, Ph.D., 1951, University of Kansas. On staff 1951-1986. Emeritus since 1986.

Richard D. Mortensen, professor of biology, emeritus.
B.S., 1961, Bates College; M.S., 1963, Ph.D., 1967, Purdue University. On staff 1967-2002. Emeritus since 2002.

Max E. Noordhoorn, professor of foreign languages, emeritus.
A.B., 1961, M.A., 1963, Ph.D., 1971, University of Michigan. On staff 1968-2002. Emeritus since 2002.

Martha R. O'Kennon, professor of mathematics and computer science, emerita.
B.A., 1961, University of Richmond; M.S. in mathematics, 1970, M.S. in computer engineering, 1981, Ph.D., 1973, Clarkson University. Appointed 1985. Emerita since 2004.

J. Thomas Oosting, professor of theatre, emeritus.
B.A., 1963, Hope College; M.A., 1964, Bowling Green State University; Ph.D., 1970, University of Iowa. On staff 1970-2003. Emeritus since 2003.

Jack F. Padgett, professor of philosophy, emeritus.
A.B., 1950, Juniata College; S.T.B., 1953, Boston University, School of Theology; Ph.D., 1959, Boston University, Graduate School. On staff 1965-1990. Emeritus since 1990.

John W. Parker, professor of geological sciences, emeritus.
B.S., 1949, Case-Western Reserve University; M.S., 1951, University of Michigan; Ph.D., 1966, University of Texas. On staff 1966-1986. Emeritus since 1986.

Howard E. Pettersen, professor of physics, emeritus.
A.B., 1943, Whitman College; M.A., 1947, University of Minnesota; Ph.D., 1968, Michigan State University. On staff 1947-1987. Emeritus since 1987.

George R. Reed, professor of education, emeritus.
A.B., 1953, Albion College; M.A., 1956, Western Michigan University; Ed.D., 1970, Michigan State University. On staff 1963-1984. Emeritus since 1984.

Charles E. Schutz, professor of political science, emeritus.
M.A., 1954, Ph.D., 1962, University of Chicago. On staff 1964-1998. Emeritus since 1998.

Larry Steinhauer, professor of economics and management, emeritus.
B.A., 1965, City College of New York; M.A., 1967, Ph.D., 1974, University of Chicago. On staff 1974-2006. Emeritus since 2006.

Johan H. Stohl, professor of religious studies, emeritus.
B.Mus., 1955, Eastman School of Music; A.B., 1957, Oberlin College; M. Div., 1961, Andover Newton Theological School; Ph.D., 1972, University of Chicago. On staff 1967-1995. Emeritus since 1995.

Ewell A. Stowell, professor of biology, emeritus.
B. Ed., 1943, Illinois State Normal University; M.S., 1947, Ph.D. 1955, University of Wisconsin. On staff 1953-1988. Emeritus since 1988.

Lawrence D. Taylor, professor of geological sciences, emeritus.
B.A., 1954, M.A., 1958, Dartmouth College; Ph.D., 1962, Ohio State University. On staff 1964-1998. Emeritus since 1998.

Bruce J. Weaver, professor of speech communication, emeritus.
B.A., 1965, Moravian College; M.S., 1966, Kansas State University; Ph.D., 1974, University of Michigan. On staff 1981-2005. Emeritus since 2005.

John A. Wenzel, professor of mathematics and computer science, emeritus.
B.A., 1963, Carleton College; M.A., 1965, Ph.D., 1969, University of Kansas. On staff 1969-2003. Emeritus since 2003.

John A. Williams, professor of physics, emeritus.
A.B., 1959, University of Michigan; Ph.D., 1963, University of California, Berkeley. On staff 1970-2002. Emeritus since 2002.

Timothy H. Williams, professor of physical education, emeritus;
B.A., 1962, Ripon College; M.S., 1972, University of Wisconsin-La Crosse; Ed.D., 1975, University of Northern Colorado. On staff 1975-2002. Emeritus since 2002.

Hal H. Wyss, professor of English, emeritus.
B.A., 1962, Wesleyan University; M.A., 1964, Ph.D., 1971, Ohio State University. On staff 1970-2005. Emeritus since 2005.