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2015-2016 Traditional Undergraduate Academic Catalog 
    
2015-2016 Traditional Undergraduate Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

The Directory


 

The Board of Trustees

Officers

Barbara G. Gannon
Chairperson

Daniel W. Eck
President

Peter N. Reddin
Senior Vice Chair and Treasurer

William C. Sheldon
Recording Secretary

Other Members of the Board of Trustees

Debra Ansay

Michael Bogenschuetz

Stuart W. Brotz

Richard L. Ensweiler

Doron M. Green

Harold E. Gries

Irvin Kaage

Jeffrey Lammers

Robert L. Loffredo

John T. McFadden

Robert T. Melzer

Jeffrey M. Ottum

David R. Pierce

Kathie Powers

Carla E. Salmon

Fredric A. Seefeldt

Jeffrey D. Spence

Waymon V. Stewart

Jill A. Wagner

Deborah G. Wente

Emeritus Members

Trustees:

Richard D. Pauls
Doron M. Green
Harold E. Gries

President:

Stephen A. Gould

The Administration

Daniel W. Eck
President

Meg Albrinck
Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of the College

Carole Robertson
Vice President for Finance

Beth Borgen
Interim Vice President for Advancement

Zachary Voelz
Vice President for Enrollment Management

Eric Blacknall
Associate Vice President for Student Success and
Dean of Students

Division Chairs

Brian Frink
Interdisciplinary Studies Division

Nathan Lowe
Creative Arts Division

Paul Pickhardt
Natural Sciences Division

Peter Sattler
Humanities Division

M. Scott Niederjohn
Business Administration Division

Elizabeth Stroot
Social Sciences Division

John Yang
Education Division

Graduate Program Directors

Deborah Bilzing
Director of the Counseling Program

Mehraban Khodavandi
Director of Graduate Education Programs

M. Scott Niederjohn
Director of the M.B.A Program

Academic Administration

Karl Kuhn
Director of the Mission House Center

Karl C. Elder
Poet-in-Residence

James Begotka
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs

Alan Brender
Associate Dean for Lakeland College-Japan

Paul White
Director of Institutional Research

Jacquelyn Morgan
Registrar

Ann Penke
Director of Library Services

Julia Rodemeier
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs

Tony Prestby
Director of the Hayssen Academic Resource Center

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)
Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of the College
Professor of Literature and Writing
B.A., Marquette University
M.A., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison

April Arvan (2007)
Associate Professor of Sport Studies
B.A., M.A., Lakeland College
Ph.D., Northcentral University

Deborah Bilzing (2010)
Director of the Counseling Program
B.S., University of Wisconsin-Madison
M.S., University of Wisconsin-Stout
Ed.D., Edgewood College

Daniel David Black (2014)
Assistant Professor of Music and
Director of Choral Activities
B.M., Northwestern University
M.M., Houghton College
D.M.A., University of Arizona

Juli Cáceres García (2014)
Assistant Professor of Spanish
B.A., St. Joseph’s University
M.S., M.A., Georgetown University
Ph.D., Georgetown University

Robert W. Ceder (1965)
Emeritus Professor of History and Political Science
B.A., Indiana University
M.A., Butler University
Ed.D., Ball State University

Chia-Chin (Cristi) Chang (2005)
Associate 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

Rick Dodgson (2007)
Associate Professor of History
B. Sc., University of Wales, United Kingdom
M.A., Ph.D., Ohio 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
B.S.Ed., M.S.Ed., Northern Illinois University
M.F.A., Wichita State University

Jeff A. Elzinga (1980)
Professor of Writing
B.A., St. Olaf College
M.F.A., Columbia University

Pamela Engebretson (1988)
Assistant Professor of Interdisciplinary Studies
B.S., University of Wisconsin-Madison
M.S., Cardinal Stritch University

Brian Frink (1999)
Interdisciplinary Studies Division Chair
Professor of Chemistry and Physics
B.S., University of Minnesota
Ph.D., Ohio State University

Elizabeth Fronczak (2002)
Instructor of Spanish
B.A., M.A., Marquette 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

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

Richard E. Hill (1977)
Chancellor Emeritus
B.A., L.H.D., Carroll College
M.Div., McCormick Theological Seminary

Wayne Homstad (2003)
Associate Professor of Education
B.A., Luther College
M.S., H.S., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Jessica H. Kalmar (2013)
Assistant 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)
Professor of Education and Psychology
Director of Graduate Education Programs
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-Madison

Brett M. Killion (2011)
Assistant Professor of Accounting
B.A., M.A., University of Wisconsin-Madison
C.P.A.

Charles Krebs (2007)
Associate Professor of Theatre and Speech
B.A., State university of New York
M.A., University of New Orleans
M.F.A., Southern Illinois University

James F. Kudek (1982)
Associate Professor of Business Administration
B.A., M.B.A, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
C.M.A.

Karl Kuhn (1999)
Professor of Religion
B.A., University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
M.Div., Eden Theological Seminary
Ph.D., Marquette University

Joshua Kutney (2005)
Assistant 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)
Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice
B.A., Marian University
M.A., Castleton University
Ph.D., University of Cincinnati

Jodie Liedke (2013)
Assistant Professor of Composition
B.A., Lakeland College
M.F.A., Wichita State University

Anthony Liguori (2013)
Associate 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

Nathan W. Lowe (2007)
Creative Arts Division Chair
Associate Professor of Writing
B.A., University of Iowa
M.F.A., University of Idaho

David Lynch (2000)
Instructor of Interdisciplinary Studies and Chinese
B.A., University of Wisconsin-Madison
M.A., National Cheng Chih University, Taiwan

Kathleen Rath Marr (1987)
Emeritus Professor of Biology
B.S., Lakeland College
M.S., Ph.D., Marquette University

Jered McGivern (2014)
Assistant Professor of Biochemistry
B.A., Saint Olaf College
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison

Britanni Meinnert (2015)
Instructor of Hospitality Management
B.A., M.B.A., Lakeland College

Karin T. Miofsky (2014)
Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice
B.A., M.A., University of Missouri-St. Louis
Ph.D., University of Missouri-St. Louis

Alan K. Mock (1993)
Professor of Sociology
B.S., Manchester College
M.S., Ph.D., Purdue University

Brandon Molina (2014)
Instructor of Aviation and Chief Flight Instructor
B.S., Western Michigan University

M. Scott Niederjohn (2004)
Charlotte and Walter Kohler
Charitable Trust Associate Professor of Business Administration
Chair of Business Administration Division
Director of M.B.A. Program
B.S., M.B.A., Marquette University
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Paul C. Pickhardt (2006)
Natural Science Division Chair
Associate Professor of Biology
B.S., University of Wisconsin-Madison
Ph.D., Dartmouth College

Abdul Maseh Qastin (1985)
Professor of Accounting
B.S., University of Baghdad, Iraq
M.S., University of Minnesota

Peter Sattler (1998)
Humanities Division Chair
Professor of American Literature
B.A., Lawrence University
M.A., Ph.D., University of Chicago

J. Garland Schilcutt (1958)
Emeritus Professor of Business Administration
B.S., M.S., Indiana University
LL.D., Marian College
L.H.D., Lakeland College

Casey Schmitt (2015)
Instructor of Communication
B.A., M.A., Ph.D. Candidate, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Robert Sizemore (2012)
College Chaplain
Assistant Professor of Religion
B.A., Calvin Theological Seminary
M.Div., Trinity Evangelical Divinity School
Ph.D., Trinity International University

Gregory R. Smith (2003)
Associate Professor of Biology
B.S., Carleton College
Ph.D., University of Oregon

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)
Social Sciences Division Chair
Professor of Psychology
B.A., Florida Atlantic University
M.A., Ph.D., University of Delaware

Linda C. Tolman (1969)
Professor of English
B.A., Beloit College
M.A., Occidental College
Ph.D., Marquette University

Steven Vaught (2015)
Assistant Chief Flight Instructor
B.S., M.B.A. Western Michigan University

John Wallbaum (2015)
Assistant Professor of Mathematics
B.S., Wheaton College
M.S., Ph.D University of Notre Dame

Allen A. Wangemann (1956)
Emeritus Professor of Biology
B.S., D.S., Lakeland College
M.A., University of North Dakota
M.S., University of South Dakota

William Weidner (1989)
Associate Professor of Art
B.F.A., Washington University
M.F.A., University of Nebraska

Christopher Werner (2013)
Assistant Professor of Music
Director of Bands
B.S., University of Wisconsin-La Crosse
M.M., University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
D.M.A., University of Nebraska

John Yang (2004)
Chair of the Education Division
Associate Professor of Education
B.S., M.A., Ph.D., Marquette University