Department Chair

Mark Jenike

Art & Art History Elizabeth Carlson (Art History)
John Shimon (Studio Art)
Biology Bart De Stasio
Chemistry David Hall
Chinese & Japanese Kuo-ming Sung
Classics Adriana Brook (I)
Randall McNeill (II, III)
Economics David Gerard
Education Stewart Purkey
English David McGlynn
French & Francophone Studies Dominica Chang (I, II)
Eilene Hoft-March (III)
Geosciences Andrew Knudsen
German Ruth Lunt
Government Bill Hixon
History Jake Frederick
Mathematics & Computer Science Alan Parks
Philosophy Mark Phelan
Physics Megan Pickett
Psychology Beth Haines (I)
Terry Gottfried (II, III)
Religious Studies Karen Carr
Russian Peter Thomas
Spanish Rosa Tapia
Theatre Arts Tim Troy


Conservatory of Music

Dean of the Conservatory: Brian Pertl
Associate Deans of the Conservatory: Andy Mast & Jeff Stannard

Area Head
Brass & Percussion John Daniel
Composition Joanne Metcalf
Jazz Jose Encarnacion
Keyboard Cathy Kautsky
Major Ensembles Andy Mast
Music Education Matthew Arau
Music Theory Gene Biringer
Musicology Julie McQuinn
Strings Samantha George (I, III)
Mark Urness (II)
Voice & Opera Steve Sieck
Woodwinds Erin Lesser


Interdisciplinary Programs

Program Director
Biochemistry Kim Dickson
Biomedical Ethics Brenda Jenike
Cognitive Science Bob Williams
December Term Bob Williams (as ADOF)
East Asian Studies Brenda Jenike
Environmental Studies Monica Rico
Ethnic Studies Carla Daughtry
Film Studies Amy Ongiri
Freshman Studies Elizabeth Carlson / Garth Bond
Gender Studies Terry Gottfried (I)
Eilene Hoft-March (II, III)
Global Studies Brent Peterson & Martyn Smith
Innovation & Entrepreneurship Adam Galambos (I)
Dena Skran (II, III)
Latin American Studies Jake Frederick
Linguistics Ruth Lunt (I)
Kuo-ming Sung (II, III)
Museum Studies Beth Zinsli
Neuroscience Judith Humphries
University Courses Bob Williams (as ADOF)


Pre-Professional Areas

Profession Advisor
Health Careers Beth De Stasio
Pre-Business Adam Galambos
Pre-Law David Gerard
Teacher Certification Stewart Purkey


11:10-12:20 in Steitz 102

Fall Term

Tue, Sep 25
Tue, Nov 6

Winter Term

Tue, Jan 8
Tue, Feb 26

Spring Term

Tue, Apr 16
Tue, May 28

Minutes are available here.

Timetable of Activities

November Academic equipment requests
January 3-year sabbatical plan
January Annual budget
February Adjunct requests
March Class schedule
April-May Catalog maintenance
June Triennial reports & annual updates

Internal Program Reviews

Academic departments and programs are reviewed by senior administration on a three-year cycle. The cycle and reporting requirements are provided on the Program Reports & Updates page.