W&J College faculty are accomplished and dedicated. They are leaders in their field and expert teachers and mentors. Our faculty will challenge you to achieve more and support you in the process.

Meet Our Faculty

Dana Allan, MST faculty portrait

Dana L. Allen, MST

Instructor of Accounting

Portrait of Associate Professor Amparo Alpanes

Amparo Alpañés, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Spanish

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Abdullah Alsaffar, M.A.

Adjunct Professor of Arabic

Portrait of Cathy Altmeyer

Cathy Altmeyer, M.A.

Assistant Professor of German

Professor Judith Atzler portrait

Judith Atzler, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of German

Professor Jennifer Bayline Portrait

Jennifer Logan Bayline, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Chemistry; Department Chair

Professor Ronald Bayline portrait

Ronald J. Bayline, Ph.D.

Professor of Biology

Elizabeth Bennett portrait

Elizabeth A. Bennett, Ph.D.

Professor of Psychology; Department Chair

James Benze portrait

James G. Benze, Ph.D.

Professor of Political Science

Stevie Berberick portrait

Stevie Berberick, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Communication Arts

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Cara Bliss

Visiting Faculty

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William Brandstetter

Adjunct Faculty

Patricia Brletic portrait

Patricia A. Brletic, Ph.D.

Professor of Chemistry

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Bernard Brooks, M.Ed.

Instructor, English Language Institute

David Ryan Bunting portrait

David Ryan Bunting, M.Ed.

Instructor, Department of Education

Patrick J. Caffrey, Ph.D. portrait

Patrick J. Caffrey, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of History

Rosalie Carpenter portrait

Rosalie T. Carpenter, Ed.D.

Professor & Founder/Director of Elementary Education

Nick Cavoti portrait

Nicholas J. Cavoti, Ph.D.

Emeritus Professor of Psychology

Sarah Chamberlin portrait

Sara Chamberlin, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Physics

Cory Christenson portrait

Cory Christenson, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Physics

David Clark portrait

George David Clark, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of English

Thomas Contreras portrait

Thomas A. Contreras, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Biology, Chair of Biology Department

Melissa Cook portrait

Melissa A. Cook, Ph.D.

Associate Professor and Chair, Communication Arts

Michael Crabtree portrait

Michael Crabtree, Ph.D.

Professor of Psychology

Susan Crampton Frenchik

Susan Crampton-Frenchik, Ph.D.

Visiting Instructor of French

Candy DeBerry portrait

Candy S. DeBerry, Ph.D.

Professor of Biology

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Roberta DiLorenzo

Adjunct Faculty

Joseph DiSarro portrait

Joseph DiSarro, Ph.D.

Professor of Political Science

Faun Doherty portrait

Faun Doherty, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Mathematics

Annette Drew-Bear, PhD portrait

Annette Drew-Bear, Ph.D.

Professor of English

Leslie Dunn, Ph.D. portrait

Leslie Dunn, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Economics

Robert Dunn, Ph.D. portrait

Robert Dunn, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Economics

Robert East, Ph.D. portrait

Robert M. East, Ph.D.

Associate Professor and Director of the Environmental Studies Program

Patricia Easton

Patricia H. Easton, B.A.

Adjunct Professor of Education

Richard Easton

Richard F. Easton, M.A.

Professor Emeritus, Director of Conflict and Resolution Studies Concentration

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Samuel B. Fee, Ph.D.

Professor of Computing and Information Studies

Tara Robbins Fee, Ph.D. portrait

Tara Robbins Fee, Ph.D.

Associate Professor and Chair of the English Department

Danielle Ficco

Danielle M. Ficco, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Sociology

T. Scott Frank portrait

T. Scott Frank, M.F.A.

Professor of Communication Arts

Zheya Gai, Ph.D. portrait

Zheya Gai, Ph.D.

Professor of Political Science and International Studies

Lori Galley

Lori J. Galley, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Economics & Business, Coordinator of the Accounting Program

Sam Gidas, J.D. portrait

Sam P. Gidas, J.D.

Associate Professor of Economics & Business, Coordinator of the Business Program

Anudeep Gill portrait

Anudeep Gill, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Economics

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Carol J. Glock M.Ed.

Adjunct Instructor and Coordinator of Physical Education Program

Leah Goldman

Leah Goldman, Ph.D.

Visiting Assistant Professor of European History

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Jonathan A. Gottschall, Ph.D.

Distinguished Fellow, Department of English

Tiffani Gottschall

Tiffani A. Gottschall, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Economics; Coordinator of Economics Program

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Mitchell Greco

Adjunct Professor of Music

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John J. Gregor, Ph.D.

Professor Emeritus of Economics and Business

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Ronald P. Grummick, M.A.

Adjunct Professor of English

Guido Halder, Ph.D. portrait

Guido Halder, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of German

Gregory Hallenbeck portrait

Gregory Hallenbeck, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Computing and Information Studies

Charles Hannon Ph.D. portrait

Charles T. Hannon, Ph.D.

Professor and Chair of Computing and Information Studies

Janet Harding, Ph.D. portrait

Janet Harding, Ph.D.

Instructor of Mathematics

Jennifer Harding, Ph.D. portrait

Jennifer Harding, Ph.D.

Professor of English

Mark Harris, Ph.D. portrait

Mark F. Harris, Ph.D.

Professor of Chemistry and Chair of Pre-Health Program

Ryan Higginbottom Ph.D. Portrait

Ryan Higginbottom, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Mathematics; Department Chair

Cynthia Hogan portrait

Cynthia A. Hogan, Ph.D.

Visiting Assistant Professor

Amanda Holland-Minkley, Ph.D. portrait

Amanda M. Holland-Minkley, Ph.D.

Professor of Computing and Information Studies

Colleen Hyden, Ph.D. portrait

Colleen H. Hyden, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Sociology

Robbie Iuliucci, Ph.D. portrait

Robbie J. Iuliucci, Ph.D.

Professor of Chemistry

Kimberly Jones portrait

Kimberly Jones, M.S.

Instructor of Mathematics

David Kieran, Ph.D. portrait

David Kieran, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of History

Jason Kilgore, Ph.D. portrait

Jason S. Kilgore, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Biology; Environmental Science Major Coordinator

Hanna Kim, Ph.D.

Hanna Kim, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Philosophy

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Jeannette L. Kline, Ph.D.

Professor of Mathematics

Timothy Klitz, Ph.D. portrait

Timothy S. Klitz, Ph.D.

Professor of Psychology

John Krol, Ph.D. portrait

John F. Krol, Ph.D.

Associate Professor and Department Chair of Sociology

Stephen Kuhn, C.P.A portrait

Stephen D. Kuhn, C.P.A.

Professor of Accounting and Finance, Department Chair of Economics and Business, Coordinator of the Finance Program

Hsiao-Ching Jean Kuo, Ph.D. portrait

Hsiao-Ching Kuo, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Business

Carolyn Kyler, Ph.D. portrait

Carolyn Kyler, Ph.D.

Professor of English

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John Lambertson, Ph.D.

Professor of Art and Chair of Art & Art History

Alice G. Lee, Ph.D. portrait

Alice G. Lee, Ph.D.

Professor of Biology

Michael Leonard, Ph.D. portrait

Michael S. Leonard, Ph.D.

Professor of Chemistry

Michael Lewis portrait

Michael Lewis

Assistant Professor of English

Ralph Liberatore, Ph.D. portrait

Ralph Liberatore, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Economics

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David Lintz, B.M.

Adjunct Professor of Music

Victoria List, Ph.D. portrait

Victoria D. List, Ph.D.

Professor and Chair of History

Robert Litchfield, Ph.D. portrait

Robert C. Litchfield, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Business

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Kelly M. Lohr, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Biology

James Longo, Ed.D. portrait

James M. Longo, Ed.D.

Professor Chair of Education Department

W. Thomas Mainwairing, Ph.D. portrait

W. Thomas Mainwaring, Ph.D.

Professor of History

Steven Malinak, Ph.D. portrait

Steven M. Malinak, Ph.D.

Professor of Chemistry

Patricia Maloney, M.F.A. portrait

Patricia D. Maloney, M.F.A.

Professor of Art

Maribel Manzari, M.Ed. portrait

Maribel Vazquez Manzari, M.Ed.

Instructor of Spanish

H.J. Manzari, Ph.D. portrait

H.J. Manzari, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Spanish; Spanish Coordinator; Director of Latin American Studies

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Nicholas Maradin Ph.D.

Instructor of Communication Arts

James March portrait

James G. March, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Biology

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Dinah Marcinik, M.A.

Instructor for English Language Institute

Karin Maresh, Ph.D. portrait

Karin Maresh, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Communication Arts

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Carmen Alicia Martinez

Visiting Instructor of Modern Languages

Kenneth Mason, Ph.D. portrait

Kenneth Mason, Ph.D

Adjunct Faculty, English

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Mark Mastascusa

Adjunct Professor of Physical Education

Erica Matsuno, M.S.Ed. portrait

Erica Matsuno, M.S.Ed.

Adjunct, Department of Modern Languages; Instructor, English Language Institute

Nobunaka Matsuno, Ph.D. portrait

Nobunaka Matsuno, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Chemistry, Director of Biochemistry

Lauryn Mayer, Ph.D. portrait

Lauryn S. Mayer, Ph.D.

Professor of English

Professor Michael McCracken portrait

Michael E. McCracken, Ph.D.

Associate Professor and Department Chair of Physics; Coordinator of 3-2 Engineering Program

Rebecca McDonald, Ph.D. portrait

Rebecca L. McDonald, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Psychology

Kathleen McEvoy Ph.D. portrait

Kathleen A. McEvoy, Ph.D.

Professor of English

Doug McGlumphy portrait

Douglas McGlumphy, M.F.A.

Director of Olin Fine Arts Gallery

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Julie McGough

Adjunct Professor of Music

Anne McGrain, Ph.D. portrait

Anne K. McGrain, Ph.D.

Program Coordinator for Biology

Susan Medley

Susan Medley, Ph.D.

Professor of Music

Max Miller, M.B.A. portrait

Max Miller, J.D., M.B.A.

Assistant Professor of Business & Entrepreneurship

Stuart Miller

Stuart J. Miller, Ph.D.

Professor of Sociology

Buba Misawa

Buba Misawa, Ph.D.

Professor and Chair, Political Science; Director of International Studies

Anoosua Mukherjee portrait

Anoosua Mukherjee, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Music

Robert Muth, Ph.D. portrait

Robert Muth, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Mathematics

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Stanley B. Myers, Ph.D.

Professor of Psychology

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David C. Novitsky, J.D.

Adjunct Professor of Religious Studies

Gregg Osborne, Ph.D. portrait

Gregg Osborne, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Philosophy

Keun Jae Park, Ph.D. portrait

Keun Jae Park, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Business and Finance

Cathy Petchel, M.A. portrait

Cathy Petchel, M.A.

Assistant Professor, Psychology

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Mark Petrovich, M.A.

Instructor, English Language Institute

Katrine Pflanze, Ph.D. portrait

Katrine R. Pflanze, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of French

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Mary Jo Podgurski, Ed.D.

Adjunct Professor of Education

Deborah Polvani, Ph.D. portrait

Deborah A. Polvani, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Chemistry

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George Rau, M.M.

Adjunct Professor of Music

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G. Andrew Rembert, Ph.D.

Professor of Philosophy

K. Wayne Robison, C.P.A. portrait

K. Wayne Robison, C.P.A.

Professor Emeritus of Economics and Business

Ethan Schmick

Ethan Schmick, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Economics

Patrick Schmidt, M.F.A. portrait

Patrick Schmidt, M.F.A.

Professor of Art

Anupama Shanmuganathan, Ph.D. portrait

Anupama Shanmuganathan, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Biology

Christy Shaughnessy, Ph.D. portrait

Christy P. Shaughnessy, Ph.D.

Professor of Spanish

Michael Shaughnessy, Ph.D. portrait

Michael Shaughnessy, Ph.D.

Professor of German

C. Daniel Shaw, M.A. portrait

C. Daniel Shaw, M.A.

Assistant Professor of Communication Arts, Designer/Technical Director of Olin Fine Arts Center

Professor Bill Sheers

William S. Sheers, Ph.D.

Professor of Physics

Dana Schiller

Dana J. Shiller, Ph.D.

Professor of English

Kyle Simpson

Kyle Simpson, D.M.A.

Associate Professor of Music

Ashley Smith, Ph.D. portrait

Ashley Smith, Ph.D.

Visiting Assistant Professor of Chemistry

Olga Solovieva

Olga Solovieva, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor and Director of Religious Studies

Mark Swift

Mark D. Swift, Ph.D.

Professor and Department Chair of Music

Sharon Taylor, Ph.D. portrait

Sharon C. Taylor, Ph.D.

Professor of French

Katherine Ternes, Ph.D. portrait

Katherine M. Ternes, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Spanish

Linda Troost, Ph.D. portrait

Linda V. Troost, Ph.D.

Professor and Coordinator of the Professional Writing Program

Robert Vande Kappelle, Ph.D. portrait

Robert Vande Kappelle, Ph.D.

Professor Emeritus of Religious Studies

Susan Vdovichenko, Ph.D. portrait

Susan Vdovichenko, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Russian

Todd Verdun, Ph.D. portrait

Todd D. Verdun, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of English

Timothy Wagner

Timothy Wagner, Ed.D.

Adjunct Professor of Education

Kelly Weixel, Ph.D. portrait

Kelly M. Weixel, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Biology; Director, Neuroscience Program

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Katy Shackleton Williams

Adjunct Professor of Music

Lynn Wilson, Ph.D. portrait

Lynn A. Wilson, Ph.D.

Professor of Psychology

Michael Wolf, Ph.D. portrait

Michael P. Wolf, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Philosophy

Roman Wong, Ph.D. portrait

Roman W. Wong, Ph.D.

Professor of Mathematics

Juliana Yap

Juliana Yap, D.M.A.

Adjunct Professor of Music

Han Ye, Ph.D. portrait

Han Ye, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Chinese

John Zimmerman, Ph.D. portrait

John E. Zimmerman, Ph.D.

Professor of Mathematics