Dec 01, 2020  
2020-2021 Traditional Undergraduate Academic Catalog 
    
2020-2021 Traditional Undergraduate Academic Catalog

The Directory


 

The Board of Trustees

Officers

Barbara S. Gannon
Chairperson

David Black
President

Lola Roeh
Vice Chairperson

Kathie Powers
Treasurer

Tryg Jacobson
Secretary

Other Members of the Board of Trustees

Debra A. Ansay

Jose Araujo

Paul F. Bartelt

Wendy Bemis

Caitlin Brotz

Stuart W. Brotz 

Bonita L. Graff

Rev. Julie Hollister

Irvin Kaage

Lori Knitt

Michael Lanser

Robert L. Loffredo

Robert T. Melzer

David R. Pierce

Carla E. Salmon

Rev. Stephen Savides

Fredric A. Seefeldt

David Senty

William C. Sheldon

Jeffrey D. Spence

Joseph Steffensmeier

Wally Waldhart

Deborah G. Wente

Emeritus Members

Trustees Emeriti:

Doron Green
Harold Gries
Rev. John McFadden
Richard D. Pauls
Peter Reddin

President Emeritus:

Stephen A. Gould

The Administration

David Black
President

Margaret Albrinck
Provost

Beth Borgen
Executive Vice President

Jane Bouche
Senior Director of Recruitment and Marketing for Kellett

David Simon
Vice President for Campus Life, Title IX Coordinator

Amy Wirtz
Vice President for Finance and Operations                                                                                                                            

Deans

Alan Brender
Dean for Lakeland University-Japan

Brian Frink
Vice President for Lakeland University-Japan
Dean of the School of Business, Science, and Technology

Karl Kuhn
Dean of the School of Humanities and Fine Arts

Joshua Kutney
Vice President for Academic Affairs
Dean of the William R. Kellett School of Undergraduate and Graduate Studies                                         

Division Chairs

Evan Chancellor
Interim Chair of the Humanities and Fine Arts Divisions

Richard Lemke
Interim Chair of the Social Sciences Division

Britanni Meinnert
Interim Chair of the Business and Technology Division

Peter Sattler
Interim Chair of the Interdisciplinary Studies Division

Gregory Smith
Interim Chair of the Natural Sciences Division

Academic Administration

Karen Eckhardt
Manager of the Hayssen Academic Resource Center

Karl C. Elder
Poet in Residence

Amanda Hruska
Registrar

Julie Mavity Maddalena
Chaplain

Ann Penke
Director of Library Services

Paul White
Director of Institutional Research

Program Directors

Deborah Bilzing
Director of the Counseling Program
B.S., University of Wisconsin-Madison
M.S., University of Wisconsin-Stout
Ed.D., Edgewood College
 
Kerry Hamm
Director of the Nursing Program
Instructor of Nursing
B.S.N., Ohio University
M.S.N., Nursing Education, Bellin College of Nursing
 
M. Scott Niederjohn
Senior Vice President for Cooperative Education and Economic Development
Director of Graduate Business Programs
B.S., M.B.A., Marquette University
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
 
John Yang
Director of the Center for Teacher Excellence
Professor of Education
B.S., M.A., Ph.D., Marquette University

Faculty

A I B I C I D I E I F I G I H I I I J I K I L I M I N I O I P I Q I R I S I T I U I V I W I X I Y I Z

Meg Albrinck (1999)
Provost
Professor of Literature and Writing
B.A., Marquette University
M.A., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison
 
Katherine Amundsen (2018)
Assistant Professor of Composition
B.A., Lakeland College
M.F.A., Wichita State University
 
April Arvan (2007)
Professor of Sport Leadership and Management
B.A., M.A., Lakeland College
Ph.D., Northcentral University
 
Monique Brickham (2016)
Assistant Professor of Graphic Design
B.A., University of Wisconsin-Green Bay
M.F.A., University of Minnesota
 
Evan Chancellor (2017)
Interim Chair of the Humanities and Creative Arts Divisions
Assistant Professor of Music and Director of Bands
B.M.E., University of North Texas
M.M., Oklahoma City University
D.M.A., University of Oklahoma
 
Chia-Chin (Cristi) Chang (2005)
Professor of Mathematics
B.S., National Tsing-Hua University, Taiwan
M.S., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison
 
James M. Crawford (1977)
Emeritus Professor of Theatre and Speech
B.A., M.A., University of Pittsburgh
Ph.D., Indiana University
 
Lucretia Crawford (1983)
Associate Professor of English
B.A., Lakeland College
M.A., University of Notre Dame
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
 
Emily Davis (2018)
Instructor of Music and Director of Choral Activities
B.A., Luther College
M.M. Southern Illinois University
 
Rick Dodgson (2007)
Associate Professor of History
B. Sc., University of Wales, United Kingdom
M.A., Ph.D., Ohio University
 
Reina Drake (2018)
Assistant Professor of Spanish
B.A.B. University of Guanajuato, Mexico
M.A., University of Missouri Colombia
M.S., Northwest Missouri State University
 
William Ebben (2014)
Associate Professor of Exercise Science
B.A., St. Norbert College
M.S., Northern Michigan University
M.S., University of Wisconsin-Madison
Ph.D., Marquette University
 
Karl C. Elder (1979)
Fessler Professor of Creative Writing and Poet in Residence
B.S.Ed., M.S.Ed., Northern Illinois University
M.F.A., Wichita State University
 
Jeff A. Elzinga (1980)
Emeritus Professor of Writing
B.A., St. Olaf College
M.F.A., Columbia University
 
Assistant Professor of Chemistry
B.S., Oklahoma Christian University
Ph.D., University of Alberta, Canada
 
Brian Frink (1999)
Vice President for Lakeland University-Japan
Dean of the School of Business, Science, and Technology
Professor of Chemistry and Physics
B.S., University of Minnesota
Ph.D., Ohio State University
 
Stephen A. Gould (1970)
Emeritus President of the College
Emeritus Professor of German
B.A., Wabash College
M.A., Ph.D., University of Nebraska
 
Mark Heimermann (2020)
Visiting Assistant Professor of Interdisciplinary Studies
B.A., M.A., St. Cloud State University
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
 
Eileen V. Hilke (1977)
Emerita Professor of Education
B.S., University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
M.Ed., Marquette University
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
 
Jessica H. Kalmar (2013)
Associate Professor of Psychology
B.A., Stern College, Yeshiva University
M.A., Queens College, City University of New York
Ph.D., The Graduate Center, City University of New York
 
Andrew Karls (2015)
Assistant Professor of Biology
B.S., University of Wisconsin-Green Bay
Ph.D., Marquette University
 
Mehraban Khodavandi (1981)
Emeritus Professor of Education and Psychology
B.A., College of Literature and Foreign Languages, Tehran, Iran
M.S., School of Rehabilitation and Social Welfare, Tehran, Iran
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Stout
 
Brett M. Killion (2011)
Associate Professor of Accounting
B.A., M.A., University of Wisconsin-Madison
C.P.A.
 
Kim Klahn-Viglietti (2016)
Instructor of Business Administration
B.S., University of Wisconsin-Madison
M.B.A., Concordia University
 
Charles Krebs (2007)
Associate Professor of Theatre and Communication
B.A., State University of New York
M.A., University of New Orleans
M.F.A., Southern Illinois University
 
Karl Kuhn (1999)
Dean of the School of Humanities and Fine Arts
Professor of Religion
Grace Chair of Religious Studies
B.A., University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
M.Div., Eden Theological Seminary
Ph.D., Marquette University
 
Joshua Kutney (2005)                                                                                                                                           
Vice President for Academic Affairs
Dean of the William R. Kellett School of Undergraduate and Graduate Studies
Associate Professor of Composition
B.A., University of Southern Maine
M.A., University of Pittsburgh
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison
 
David W. Lauer (1968)
Emeritus Professor of Christian Theology and Ethics
B.A., Heidelberg College
M.Div., Eden Theological Seminary
 
Richard D. Leach (1968)
Emeritus Professor of Philosophy and Religion
B.A., Dakota Wesleyan University
Th.M., Th.D., The Illif School of Theology
 
Richard Lemke (2012)
Interim Chair of the Social Sciences Division
Associate Professor of Criminal Justice
B.A., Marian University
M.A., Castleton University
Ph.D., University of Cincinnati
 
Anthony Liguori (2013)
Professor of Psychology
B.S., Georgetown University
M.A., Ph.D., Boston University
 
Cynthia Lindstrom (2009)
Associate Professor of Computer Science
B.S., Michigan Technological University
M.S., University of Wisconsin-Green Bay
Ed.D., Nova Southeastern University
 
David Lynch (2000)
Instructor of Interdisciplinary Studies and Chinese
B.A., University of Wisconsin-Madison
M.A., National Cheng Chih University, Taiwan
 
Julie Mavity Maddalena (2019)
Chaplain, Assistant Professor of Philosophy & Religion
Ulrich Ethicist in Residence
B.A., Abilene Christian University
M.Div., Emory University
Ph.D., Southern Methodist University
 
Kathleen Rath Marr (1987)
Emerita Professor of Biology
B.S., Lakeland College
M.S., Ph.D., Marquette University
 
Robert Martin (2008)
Instructor of Accounting
B.S.Ed., University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
 
Jered McGivern (2014)
Associate Professor of Biochemistry
B.A., Saint Olaf College
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison
 
Britanni Meinnert (2015)
Interim Chair of the Business and Technology Division
Instructor of Hospitality Management
B.A., M.B.A., Lakeland College
 
Karin T. Miofsky (2014)
Associate Professor of Criminal Justice
B.A., Saint Louis University
M.A., Ph.D., University of Missouri-St. Louis
 
Alan K. Mock (1993)
Professor of Sociology
B.S., Manchester College
M.S., Ph.D., Purdue University
 
Jodie Mortag (2013)
Assistant Professor of Writing
B.A., Lakeland College
M.F.A., Wichita State University
 
Brian Murphy (2019)
Associate Professor of Mathematics
B.S., Boise State University
M.S., Ph.D., Marquette University
 
M. Scott Niederjohn (2004)
Senior Vice President for Cooperative Education and Economic Development
Director of Graduate Business Programs
Charlotte and Walter Kohler Charitable Trust Professor of Business Administration
B.S., M.B.A., Marquette University
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
 
Paul C. Pickhardt (2006)
Professor of Biology
B.S., University of Wisconsin-Madison
Ph.D., Dartmouth College
 
Peter Sattler (1998)
Interim Chair of the Interdisciplinary Studies Division
Professor of American Literature
B.A., Lawrence University
M.A., Ph.D., University of Chicago
 
Gregory R. Smith (2003)
Interim Chair of the Natural Sciences Division
Professor of Biology
B.S., Carleton College
Ph.D., University of Oregon
 
Nathan Stewart (2017)
Assistant Professor of Communication
B.S., M.S., Illinois State University
Ph.D., Wayne State University
 
Keith G. Striggow (1973)
Emeritus Professor of Sociology
B.A., Harvard College
M.Div., Garret Evangelical Theological Seminary
M.A., Ph.D., Northwestern University
 
Elizabeth Stroot (1999)
Professor of Psychology
B.A., Florida Atlantic University
M.A., Ph.D., University of Delaware
 
Linda C. Tolman (1969)
Emerita Professor of English
B.A., Beloit College
M.A., Occidental College
Ph.D., Marquette University
 
Director of the Center for Teacher Excellence
Professor of Education
B.S., M.A., Ph.D., Marquette University