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UW-Eau Claire News Bureau
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UW-Eau Claire Welcomes New Faculty and Staff
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MAILED: Aug. 27, 1999

EAU CLAIRE — The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire will welcome a number of new faculty and staff to campus at the start of the 1999-2000 academic year.
Andrew Soll joins the university as vice chancellor for Business and Student Services. Dr. Jack Fistler is the president of the UW-Eau Claire Foundation.
Academic and Career Services welcomes David Fleitas, Hispanic/Latino program coordinator, and Derek Solheim, career counselor. Thomas Patt is the new director of Recreation.
Dr. Beverly Soll joins University Centers and Programs as the special events coordinator. Rebekah Fisk also joins University Centers and Programs as the performing arts coordinator.
Joining the Housing and Residence Life staff as residence hall directors are Joel Duncan, William Macozek, Linda Pratt-Best and Paul Zimdars. Matthew Welch joins Housing and Residence Life as an associate residence hall director.
The department of philosophy and religious studies welcomes Dr. Jeffrey Brand-Ballard, assistant professor, and Dr. Diane Duncan, lecturer.
Joining the department of foreign languages are Kathleen Campbell, lecturer; Carter Smith, assistant professor; and Dr. Jefford Vahlbusch, assistant professor.
Christy Carello and Dr. Evan Weiher will join the biology department as assistant professors.
Yvonne Chueh and Dr. Beth Kilday will be assistant professors in the mathematics department.
New faculty in the physics and astronomy department include Dr. Douglas Dunham, assistant professor, and Dr. Matthew Evans, lecturer.
Dr. Jeff Erger joins the sociology and anthropology department as an assistant professor.
Joining the departments of kinesiology and athletics are Scott Fuchs, strength and conditioning coordinator/assistant football coach; Todd Hoffner, lecturer; and Marlin Muylaert, lecturer.
Dr. Rosemary Jadack will be an assistant professor of adult health nursing, and Karen Solheim will be an assistant professor of family health nursing.
The English department welcomes as assistant professors Dr. Theresa Kemp, Joel Pace, Dr. David Shih and Dr. Jan Stirm.
Paula Lentz will join the business administration department as a lecturer. Dr. Kannan Srinivasan will join the accounting and finance department as a senior lecturer. Keith Stearns will be a lecturer in business communication.
Dr. Steven Majstorovic will join the political science department as an assistant professor.
John Martin joins the foundations of education department as an associate lecturer.
Joining the chemistry department will be Dr. Laurel McEllistrem, lecturer, and Dr. Marcia Miller-Rodeberg, assistant professor.
Dr. Joseph Morin will join the special education department as an assistant professor.
Richard Nimke will join the music and theatre arts department as an assistant professor.
Douglas Olson will join the department of allied health professions as an assistant professor.
The psychology department welcomes William Douglas Woody as an assistant professor.
Dr. Ruidong Zhang will join the management information systems department as an assistant professor.

UWEC [Administrative Offices] [News Bureau]

Janice B. Wisner
UW-Eau Claire News Bureau
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(715) 836-4741

Updated: Aug. 27, 1999