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

Carolina Alamilla

Visiting Assistant Professor (Studio Art)

Amparo Alpanes, Ph. D.

Associate Professor of Spanish, Department of Modern Languages

Cathy Altmeyer, M.A.

Assistant Professor of German
Professor Judith Atzler portrait

Judith Atzler, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of German; Director of German
Professor Ronald Bayline portrait

Stevie Berberick, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Communication Arts; Coordinator of Safe Zone Training

Julia Bernier, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of History
Clint Bleil

Clint Bleil

Visiting Assistant Professor of Music
David Ryan Bunting portrait
Sarah Chamberlin portrait
George David Clark

George Clark, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of English
Thomas Contreras portrait
Melissa Cook portrait
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Jessica Craft, M.A.

Visiting Instructor of Spanish
Joseph DiSarro portrait

Faun Doherty, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Mathematics; Department Chair
Annette Drew-Bear, PhD portrait
Leslie Dunn, Ph.D. portrait
Robert Dunn, Ph.D. portrait
Richard Easton

Richard Easton, M.A.

English Professor Emeritus, Founder and Director of Conflict and Resolution Studies
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Walter Elder, M.A.

Instructor of Mathematics
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Tara Fee, Ph.D.

Chair of the English Department
Danielle Ficco
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Lori Galley

Carol Glock, M.Ed.

Coordinator of Physical Education & Wellness Programs
Tiffani Gottschall

Pax Gutierrez-Neal, Ph.D.

Writing Center Director & PAL Tutoring Coordinator
Han Ye, Ph.D. portrait

Ye Han, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Chinese
Charles Hannon Ph.D. portrait
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Jennifer Harding, Ph.D. portrait
Mark Harris, Ph.D. portrait
Ryan Higginbottom Ph.D. Portrait

Ryan Higginbottom, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Mathematics
black and white photo of David Holiday

David Holiday, Ph.D.

Instructor of Philosophy; Director of the Center for Ethical Leadership
Amanda Holland-Minkley, Ph.D. portrait
Robbie Iuliucci, Ph.D. portrait

Ketaki Jaywant

Assistant Professor of History

Joel Kersting, Ph.D.

Visiting Assistant Professor of Political Science
Jason Kilgore, Ph.D. portrait

Jason Kilgore, Ph.D.

Professor of Biology; Coordinator of Environmental Science Major; Co-coordinator for Social Justice Studies Program
Hanna Kim, Ph.D.

Hanna Kim, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Philosophy
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Jeannette Kline, Ph.D.

Professor of Mathematics

Timothy Klitz, Ph.D.

Professor of Psychology; NCAA Faculty Athletics Representative; College Parliamentarian
John Krol, Ph.D. portrait
Stephen Kuhn, C.P.A portrait
Hsiao-Ching Jean Kuo, Ph.D. portrait
Carolyn Kyler, Ph.D. portrait

Carolyn Kyler, Ph.D.

Professor of English; Director of Gender and Women's Studies
Joh Ladd
John Lamberston
Elizabeth Leet

Elizabeth Leet, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of French
Michael Lewis portrait
Victoria List, Ph.D. portrait
Rob Litchfield
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Maribel Manzari, M.Ed. portrait

Maribel Manzari, M.Ed.

Senior Instructor of Spanish; Coordinator of Lower-level Spanish Courses; PAL Supervisor for Spanish
H.J. Manzari, Ph.D. portrait

H.J. Manzari, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Spanish and Director of Latin American Studies
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James March portrait
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Lauryn Mayer, Ph.D. portrait

Michael McCracken, Ph.D.

Professor of Physics; Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, Faculty Support; Coordinator of Engineering Dual-degree Program
Kathleen McEvoy Ph.D. portrait
Doug McGlumphy portrait

Douglas McGlumphy, M.F.A.

Instructor of Art; Director, Olin Art Gallery
Anne McGrain, Ph.D. portrait

Susan Medley, D.M.A.

Professor of Music; Director of Choral Activities
Max Miller, M.B.A. portrait
Stuart Miller
Buba Misawa
Anoosua Mukherjee

Kristin Nelson, Ph.D.

Professor and Chair of the Department of Teacher Education
Gregg Osborne, Ph.D. portrait

Gregg Osborne, Ph.D.

Associate Professor and Chair of Philosophy Department
Keun Jae Park, Ph.D. portrait
Cathy Petchel, M.A. portrait
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Kaitlyn Roth

Administrative Specialist
Anupama Shanmuganathan, Ph.D. portrait

Anupama Shanmuganathan, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Biology; Vice-chair of Pre-health Professions Committee
Michael Shaughnessy, Ph.D. portrait
C. Daniel Shaw, M.A. portrait
Professor Bill Sheers
Dana Schiller

Olga Solovieva, Ph.D.

Associate Professor and Director of Religious Studies; Interfaith Leadership Studies Coordinator; Social Justice Studies Co-Coordinator
Sharon Taylor, Ph.D. portrait

Sharon Taylor, Ph.D.

Professor of French; French Program Coordinator
Katherine Ternes, Ph.D. portrait

Katherine Ternes, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Spanish; Chair of Modern Languages

Linda Troost, Ph.D.

Professor of English; Coordinator of Professional Writing
Susan Vdovichenko, Ph.D. portrait

Susan Vdovichenko, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Russian
Todd Verdun, Ph.D. portrait
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Kelly Weixel, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Biology; Director, Neuroscience Program
Michael Wolf, Ph.D. portrait

Michael Wolf, Ph.D.

Professor of Philosophy; Director of African American Studies
John Zimmerman, Ph.D. portrait