The pages in the Faculty menu provide information for instructors, advisors, and department chairs, as well as links to committees, faculty forms, and other resources. If you see anything that needs updating, please contact Bob Williams, Associate Dean of the Faculty.

Faculty Meetings

Below are the scheduled dates for faculty meetings. Meetings are held in the Esch-Hurvis Room of the Warch Campus Center and begin at 4:30 pm.


Term I Term II Term III
Wed, Sep 27 Thurs, Jan 18 Wed, Apr 11
Mon, Oct 16 Tues, Feb 13 Mon, May 7
Thurs, Nov 16 Fri, Mar 9 Thurs, Jun 7

Faculty Achievements

Gustavo C. Fares Professor of Spanish

  • Articles published

    Friday, May 26, 2017
    Type: Articles published

    “Disability Aesthetics and Spatial Perspectives (in Spanish): Irrationality in Goya and Dalí.” Hispanic Journal. 38.1 (Spring 2017): 11-28.

Terry L. Gottfried Professor of Psychology

  • Dynamic Equilibrium

    Wednesday, December 11, 2013
    Type: Articles published
    Location: Contact Quarterly Online

    "Dynamic Equilibrium" is a meditation on the connection between neuroplasticity and improvisation. The piece highlights the possibilities of expanded perception that an improviser experiences, and how this connects to current ideas in vision therapy. CQ is the foremost journal of writing on dance improvisation.

Phillip A. Swan Associate Professor of Music and Co-Director of Choral Studies

  • Awards

    Tuesday, May 31, 2016
    Type: Awards

    January 16, 2016 - Phillip A. Swan received the 2016 Morris D. Hayes Award from the Wisconsin Choral Directors Association (established in 1985 by the Wisconsin Choral Directors Association, it is reserved for those of outstanding merit who have shown a commitment to choral music, served the art and have made outstanding contributions to choral music in Wisconsin).

Bob Williams Associate Dean of the Faculty and Associate Professor of Education

  • Attendee

    Friday, May 10, 2013
    Type: Conferences/Meetings/Seminar
    Location: Academic Language Workshop, Wisconsin Dells, WI

    Attended this event as edTPA coordinator for Lawrence

Sonja Lynn Downing Associate Professor of Ethnomusicology

  • President

    Wednesday, January 1, 2014
    Type: Offices (held/appointed to)
    Location: Midwest Chapter of the Society for Ethnomusicology

Catherine C. Kautsky George and Marjorie Olsen Chandler Professor of Music and Professor of Music

Stephanie Burdick-Shepherd Assistant Professor of Education

  • Paper presented

    Thursday, March 23, 2017
    Type: Paper presented

    “Cultivating Childhood Friendships as an Educative Aim: Virginia Woolf’s Non-Humanist, Humanist Challenge to Philosophers of Education,” (2017) Philosophy of Education Society annual meeting in Seattle, Washington, March 16-20.

Lavanya Murali Proctor Assistant Professor of Anthropology

  • Articles published

    Tuesday, June 2, 2015
    Type: Articles published

    LM Proctor. 2014. ‘It’s Quite Stylish’: Representations of American English and American Culture in English-Training Milieus in Delhi, India. In Comparative American Studies, Vol.12, Issues 1-2, pp.125-139.

Peter Neal Peregrine Professor of Anthropology

  • Grand Challenges for Archaeology

    Wednesday, January 1, 2014
    Type: Articles published
    Location: American Antiquity 79(1):5-24.
    Participants: K. Kintigh, J. Altschul, M. Beaudry, R. Drennan, A. Kinzig, T. Kohler, W. Limp, H. Maschner, W. Michener, T. Pauketat, J. Sabloff, T. Wilkinson, H. Wright, and M. Zeder

Meeting Minutes

Click below to access minutes and attachments from faculty meetings.

Faculty Meeting Minutes

The minutes from faculty meetings prior to 2012-13 are located here.

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