Faculty

Additional information on the following faculty members is given with the academic department. This is the faculty list as of January 2005.

Anderson, Paul L., professor of mathematics and computer science

Balke, Maureen, professor of music
Ball, James S., associate professor of music
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
Berkey, Leonard G., chair and professor of anthropology and sociology and direc-
tor of the Foundation for Interdisciplinary Study
Bethune, Andrew D., assistant professor of English
Bieler, Craig R., associate professor of chemistry
Bishop, Andrew O., assistant professor of music
Bollman, Mark E., assistant professor of mathematics and computer science

Carrier, Jeffrey C., professor of biology
Cavell, Leslie J., assistant professor of art and art history
Chapman, Jennifer J., visiting instructor of theatre
Christiansen, Daniel S., chair and 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
Comer, Dawn M., visiting assistant professor of English
Constan, Zachary A., visiting assistant professor of physics
Crane, James P., visiting assistant professor of English
Crupi, Charles W., professor of English

Dabney, Dyron K., instructor of political science
Dahlerus, Claudia, visiting assistant professor of political science
Davis, Ralph M., professor of philosophy
Di�az de Leo�n, Ai�da G., visiting assistant professor of foreign languages
Dick, Wesley A., professor of history

Egnatuk, David G., professor of physical education
Erbeznik, Luti, assistant professor of biology
Erlandson, Karen T., visiting assistant professor of speech communication

Fogelin, Lars, visiting 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

Garvin, Ned S., acting chair and professor of philosophy
Gaswick, Dennis C., professor of chemistry
Goering, Douglas, professor of art
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

Harris, Clifford E., associate professor of chemistry
Henke, Suellyn M., assistant professor of education
Hooks, Jon A., professor of economics and management
Horstman, Allen H., professor of history

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

Leiva, A�lvaro, visiting instructor of foreign languages
Levine, Myron A., professor of political science
Lewis, Lisa B., associate professor of chemistry and director of the 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
Lucas, Todd W., visiting instructor of psychology
Ludington, Martin A., professor of physics
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., visiting 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., instructor 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
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., assistant professor of religious studies
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
Mull, Melinda S., visiting assistant professor of psychology
Mullin, Molly H., associate professor of anthropology and sociology
Myers, Perry W., assistant professor of foreign languages

Oswald, Kalen R., assistant professor of foreign languages
Otto, Amy L., assistant professor of psychology

Perusek, Glenn W., professor of political science

Raj, Selva J., chair and associate professor of religious studies
Reimann, David A., chair and associate professor of mathematics and computer science
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., assistant professor of history
Saltzman, Gregory M., 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
Schmitter, Ruth E., associate professor of biology
Seely, David G., chair and associate professor of physics
Skean, James D., Jr., professor of biology
Smith, Gaylord N., professor of economics and management
Starko, Robert J., visiting 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
Swieringa, Robert C., assistant professor of speech communication

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

Van de Ven, Christopher M., assistant professor of geological sciences

Wahl, Gary D., assistant professor of art
Walker, Daniel C., chair and 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
Weaver, Bruce J., professor of speech communication
Whitston, Howard E., visiting instructor of mathematics and computer science
Wickre, Bille, chair and associate professor of art and art history
Wilch, Thomas I., associate professor of geological sciences
Williams, Laura J., visiting assistant professor of English
Williford, Jason, D., visiting assistant professor of mathematics and computer science
Wilson, W. Jeffrey, chair and professor of psychology
Wu, Yi-Li, associate professor of history
Wyss, Hal H., professor of English
Wyss, Melissa B., visiting instructor of physical education

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

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, emeritus;
B.A., 1947, M.A., 1948, Michigan State University; Ph.D., 1954, University of Wisconsin. On staff 1953- 1986. Emeritus since 1986.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.