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

Stevie Berberick, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Communication Arts
Clint Bleil

Clint Bleil

Visiting Assistant Professor of Music
Hannah Bradshaw

Hannah K. Bradshaw, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Psychology
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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
Kevin Carriere

Kevin R. Carriere, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Psychology
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
George David Clark

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.

English Professor Emeritus, Founder and Director of Conflict and Resolution Studies
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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
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

Zachary Klingensmith, Ph.D.

Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics
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
John Lamberston

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
Elizabeth Leet

Elizabeth S. Leet, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of French
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
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
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
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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
Mary Ryan

Mary K. Ryan, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Political Science; Public Policy Program Director
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
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.

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
Corey Young

Corey Young

Director, Center for Energy Policy and Management
John Zimmerman, Ph.D. portrait

John E. Zimmerman, Ph.D.

Professor of Mathematics