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University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire


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UW-Eau Claire Welcomes More Than
60 New Faculty and Academic Staff

MAILED: Aug. 22, 2002

         EAU CLAIRE  The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire welcomes more than 60 new faculty and academic staff members to its campus community with the start of the 2002-03 academic year.

New faculty include:

Ken Akiba, assistant professor, philosophy and religious studies
Rajarshi Aroskar, assistant professor, accounting and finance
Andrew Baker, lecturer and head athletic trainer, kinesiology and athletics
Kelly Berry, associate lecturer, management and marketing
Ronadin Carey, assistant professor, library services
Jeffery Crowell, assistant professor, music and theatre arts
Stephen Dempsey, department chair and associate professor, special education
Alexandre Dossin, assistant professor, music and theatre arts
Beth Ernst, lecturer, foreign languages
Jill Fernandes, instructor, family health nursing
Edward Frederick, associate professor, communication and journalism
Darlene Fry, associate lecturer, foundations of education
Luz Bibiana Fuentes, lecturer, foreign languages
Alan Gengenbach, assistant professor, chemistry
Allyson Goldin, assistant professor, English
Michelle Haskin, associate lecturer, geology
Stephen Hill, assistant professor, political science
Katherine Hinnant, assistant professor, library services
Erin Houser, associate lecturer, biology
Eric Jamelske, assistant professor, economics
Jennifer Johs-Artisensi, assistant professor, allied health professions
Paul Kaldjian, assistant professor, geography and anthropology
Thomas Kemp, assistant professor, economics
Michael Kolis, associate professor, curriculum and instruction
Jeffrey Kuglitsch, lecturer, geology
Jean-Francois Laforest, associate lecturer and ice hockey coach, kinesiology and athletics
Tali Lee, assistant professor, biology
Jeffrey Lindauer, assistant professor, kinesiology and athletics
Carmen Manning, assistant professor, English
Brenda Jo McClellan-Tilson, clinical instructor, family health nursing
Nathan Miller, assistant professor, physics and astronomy
Donald Nielsen, department chair and professor, sociology
Kristopher Presler, assistant professor, mathematics
Justin Rogers, associate lecturer, geography and anthropology
Mitra Sadeghpour, assistant professor, music and theatre arts
Ingrid Schaller, associate lecturer, foreign languages
Colin Shaw, assistant professor, geology
Reiko Shinno, assistant professor, history
Angela Sterling-Orth, associate lecturer, communication disorders
Stacy Thompson, assistant professor, English
Simei Tong, assistant professor, mathematics
Susan Turell, women’s studies program coordinator and associate professor, psychology
Paul Wagner, assistant professor, computer science
Rhonda White, clinical instructor, family health nursing

New academic staff include:

Kristina Anderson, associate director, Admissions
Alice Bayerl, student services coordinator, Academic and Career Services
Robert Bolles, budget officer, Academic Affairs
January Boten, residence hall director, Housing and Residence Life
Heidi Fisher, director of annual giving and donor relations, Development/Alumni Relations
E. Mitchell Kilcrease, director, University Centers and Programs
Susan Lochner, study abroad coordinator, Center for International Education
Craig Mey, interim director, Computing and networking Services
Johanna Oosterwyk, greenhouse and animal facility manager, biology
Bruce Ouderkirk, student services program manager III, Academic and Career Services
Andrea Pelloquin, assistant director, Indianhead Arts and Education Center
Peter Rejto, residence hall director, Housing and Residence Life
Michael Rindo, executive director, University Communications
Nancy Ryba, student services specialist, Children’s Center
Chip Schneider, head men’s and assistant women’s track and field coach, athletics
Curtis Wiese, assistant football coach and strength conditioning coordinator, athletics


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Judy Berthiaume
UW-Eau Claire News Bureau
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Updated: Aug. 22, 2002