The Faculty


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Jennifer Young Abbott (2002)
Associate Professor of Rhetoric, department chair
BA (California Polytechnic State University - San Luis Obispo), MA (Pennsylvania State University), PHD (Pennsylvania State University)

Michael S Abbott (1994)
Professor of Theater
BA (Wabash College), MFA (Columbia University Columbia College)

Mollie Ables (2017)
Visiting Assistant Professor of Music
BM (Baylor University), MM (University of Texas Austin), PHD (Indiana University)

Natalie Aikens (2017)
Visit Instruct of English
BA (Whitman College), MA (San Diego State University)

Brian Anderson (2004)
Associated Faculty Rank of Assistant Professor, Head Wrestling Coach
BS (Manchester University), MA (Manchester University)

Kathleen Patricia Ansaldi (2017)
Assist Prof Mathematics
BS (Loyola College), MS (University of Nebraska - Kearney), MS (University of Notre Dame), PHD (University of Notre Dame)

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Jonathan Baer (2002)
Associate Professor of Religion
BA (Duke University), MPHIL (Queens' College University of Cambridge), MPHIL (Yale University), PHD (Yale University)

Sean P Barry (2017)
Visiting Instructor of Education Studies
BA (Purdue University), MED (Indiana State University), MS (Purdue University)

Andrea Bear (2012)
Associated Faculty Rank of Assistant Professor, Costume Designer
BS (Kansas State University), MFA (Wayne State University)

Jeffrey A. Beck (1995)
Associate Faculty Rank of Associate Professor, User Services and Information Literacy Librarian
BA (University of Missouri), MA (University of Missouri)

Crystal Benedicks (2007)
Associate Professor of English
BA (New College of Florida), MPHIL (City University of New York), PHD (City University of New York)

Michael Bergmaier (2017)
Visit Instruct of Rhet
BA (West Chester University), MA (Ball State University)

Charles F Blaich (1991)
Associate Professor of Psychology, Director of the Center of Inquiry and Higher Education Data Sharing Consortium
BA (University of Connecticut), MA (University of Connecticut), PHD (University of Connecticut)

David S Blix (1993)
Associate Professor of Religion
BA (Wabash College), MA (University of Chicago), PHD (University of Chicago)

Anne Bost (2002)
Visiting Assistant Professor of Biology
BS (Rhodes College), PHD (Vanderbilt University)

Preston R Bost (2000)
Professor of Psychology, Director of Institutional Research, division chair
BA (Yale University), MA (Vanderbilt University), PHD (Vanderbilt University)

Stephen S Bowen (2016)
Instructor of Religion
BA (Wabash College), JD (University of Chicago), HD (Wabash College)

James A Brown (2003)
Professor of Physics
BA (Kalamazoo College), MA (University of Michigan - Flint), PHD (University of Michigan - Flint)

Joyce Burnette (1996)
Professor of Economics, Lawrence E. DeVore Professor of Economics
BA (Valparaiso Universty), PHD (Northwestern University)

Patrick Burton (2007)
Associate Professor of Biology, department chair
BA (Williams College), PHD (Boston University)

Chonghyun Christie Byun (2007)
Associate Professor of Economics
BA (University of California - Berkeley), PHD (University of Californa - Riverside)

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Bradley E Carlson (2014)
Assistant Professor of Biology, Byron K. Trippet Scholar
BS (Bethel University), PHD (Pennsylvania State University)

Matthew Carlson (2014)
Assistant Professor of Philosophy, Byron K. Trippet Scholar
BA (Oberlin College), BMUS (Oberlin College), PHD (Indiana University)

Javier Fernando Castillo (2016)
Visiting Instructor of Education Studies
BS (IUPUI)

James M Cherry (2007)
Associate Professor of Theater, department chair
BA (Bates College), MA (Villanova University), PHD (CUNY Graduate Center)

Joshua Cole (2017)
Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics
BA (University Of Dallas), MA (University of Notre Dame), PHD (University of Notre Dame)

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Ivette M De Assis-Wilson (2009)
Assistant Professor of Spanish
BA (Universidade Federal do Para), MA (Purdue University), PHD (Purdue University)

Bridgette Dreher (2016)
Instructor of Theater
BA (University of South Florida), MFA (Indiana University)

Jeffrey Paul Drury (2012)
Associate Professor of Rhetoric
BA (Northern Illinois University), MA (Northern Illinois University), PHD (University of Wisconsin)

Sara A M Drury (2011)
Associate Professor of Rhetoric
BA (Boston College), MA (Pennsylvania State University), PHD (Pennsylvania State University)

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Mark D Elizondo (2006)
Associated Faculty Rank of Instructor, Head Athletic Trainer
BS (Weber State University), MS (Indiana State University)

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Scott E Feller (1998)
Professor of Chemistry, Lloyd B. Howell Professor of Chemistry, Dean of the College
BA (Willamette University), PHD (University of California - Davis)

Anne O Fisher (2018)
Visit Assist Prof Spanish

Jack L Foos (2016)
Visiting Instructor of Accounting
BA (Wabash College)

Eric Freeze (2008)
Associate Professor of English, department chair
BA (Brigham Young University), MA (Brigham Young University), PHD (Ohio University)

Rixa Freeze (2015)
Visiting Assistant Professor of English
BA (Brigham Young University), MA (Ohio University), PHD (University of Iowa)

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Shamira Gelbman (2012)
Associate Professor of Political Science, department chair
BA (Hunter College), MA (University of Virginia), PHD (University of Virginia)

Cory Paul Geraths (2017)
Visiting Assistant Professor of Rhetoric
BA (Pepperdine University), MA (Pennsylvania State University), PHD (Pennsylvania State University)

Gilberto Gomez (1990)
Professor of Spanish
MA (Washington University), PHD (Washington University)

Jeffrey Dwight Gower (2014)
Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy
BA (Whitman College), MA (Villanova University), PHD (Villanova University)

Karen L Gunther (2007)
Associate Professor of Psychology, department chair
BA (Oberlin College), MA (University of California - San Diego), PHD (University of California - San Diego)

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Jane Hardy (2006)
Associate Professor of Spanish
BA (University of Virginia), MA (Indiana University), PHD (Indiana University)

Jeremy Scott Hartnett (2004)
Associate Professor of Classical Languages and Literature, Andrew T. and Anne Ford Chair in the Liberal Arts
BA (Wabash College), MA (University of Michigan), PHD (University of Michigan)

Cara Michelle Healey (2017)
Assist Prof Chinese
BA (Princeton University), MA (University of California - Santa Barbra), PHD (University of California - Santa Barbra)

Perry Edward Hensley (2013)
Visiting Instructor of Accounting
BA (Franklin College)

Gregory D Hess (2014)
Professor of Economics
BA (University of California - Davis), MA (Johns Hopkins University), PHD (Johns Hopkins University)

Scott David Himsel (2003)
Associate Professor of Political Science
BA (Wabash College), JD (Northwestern University)

Ethan J Hollander (2008)
Associate Professor of Political Science
BA (Wesleyan University), MA (University of California - San Diego), PHD (University of California - San Diego)

Robert S Horton (2001)
Professor of Psychology
BA (University of Richmond), MA (Univiversity of North Carolina At Chapel Hill), PHD (Univiversity of North Carolina At Chapel Hill)

Frank M Howland (1988)
Professor of Economics, John W. Bachmann-Edward Jones Chair in Economics and Leadership, department chair
BA (Harvard University), PHD (Stanford University)

Helen Mundy Hudson (2016)
Visiting Assistant Professor of English
BA (University Of Denver), MA (Western State Colorado University), PHD (University of Washington)

Cheryl L Hughes (1992)
Professor of Philosophy, department chair
BS (Portland State University), PHD (University of Massachusetts Amherst)

Peter Lucas Hulen (2004)
Associate Professor of Music, department chair
BA (University of Tulsa), MA (Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary), PHD (Michigan State University)

Jason M Hutchison (2004)
Associated Faculty Rank of Assistant Professor, Head Tennis Coach, Allen Center Facilities Manager
BA (Western Illinois University)

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Amanda Ingram (2004)
Associate Professor of Biology
BA (College of William and Mary), PHD (Cornell University)

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Andrew W Klein (2016)
Visiting Assistant Professor of English
BA (University of Saskatchewan), MA (University of Saskatchewan), PHD (University of Notre Dame)

Dennis Krause (1998)
Professor of Physics, department chair
BA (St Olaf College), MS (University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee), PHD (Purdue University)

David P Kubiak (1979)
Professor of Classical Languages and Literature
BA (Loyola University - Chicago), PHD (Harvard University)

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Timothy Lake (2004)
Associate Professor of English
BA (Ball State University), MA (Howard University), MA (University of Notre Dame), PHD (Bowling Green State University)

Matthew Michial Lambert (2017)
Visiting Assistant Professor of English
BA (University of North Carolinat At Asheville), MA (University of South Alabama), PHD (Carnegie Mellon University)

L. Jill Lamberton (2009)
Associate Professor of English
BA (Walla Walla College), MA (Western Washington University), PHD (University of Michigan)

John Lamborn (2006)
Associate Faculty Rank of Associate Professor, Director of Lilly Library, Head Librarian
BA (University of Idaho), MA (Utah State University), MLS (University of Arizona)

Ryan David Lee (2017)
Visit Instruct of Econ
BA (State Univ of New York), MA (Indiana University)

Yao Li (2015)
Visiting Instructor of Chinese
BA (Beijing Language and Culture University), MA (Beijing Language and Culture University)

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Martin Madsen (2006)
Associate Professor of Physics
BS (Purdue University), MS (University of Michigan), PHD (University of Michigan)

James K Makubuya (2000)
Associate Professor of Music
BA (Makerere University), MA (Catholic University of America), PHD (University of Southern California)

Nathaniel Armstead Marshall (2015)
Visiting Assistant Professor of English
BA (Vanderbilt University), MFA (University of Michigan)

Lorraine Krall McCrary (2016)
Visiting Assistant Professor of Political Science
BA (Grove City College), MA (Georgetown University), PHD (Georgetown University)

Todd F McDorman (1998)
Professor of Rhetoric, Senior Associate Dean of the College
BA (Butler University), MA (Miami University), PHD (Indiana University)

Colin B.P McKinney (2011)
Associate Professor of Mathematics and Computer Science
BS (University of Texas - Dallas), MS (The University of Iowa), PHD (The University of Iowa)

Peter Mikek (2004)
Associate Professor of Economics
BS (University of Maribor), MA (Indiana University), PHD (Indiana University)

Jessica Mills (2013)
Assistant Professor of Theater, Byron K. Trippet Scholar
BA (New York University), MA (Northwestern University), MFA (Carnegie Mellon University)

Damon M Mohl (2014)
Assistant Professor of Art, Byron K. Trippet Scholar
BFA (University of the Arts), MFA (University of Colorado Boulder)

Derek C Mong (2016)
Assistant Professor of English, Byron K. Trippet Scholar
BA (Denison University), MA (Stanford University), MFA (University of Michigan), PHD (Stanford University)

Maria Cristina Monsalve (2017)
Visit Assist Prof Spanish
BA (Pontifica University Catolica Del Ecuador), PHD (University of Maryland College Park)

Stephen R Morillo (1989)
Professor of History
BA (Harvard University), DPHIL (University of Oxford)

Elizabeth Gron Morton (2007)
Associate Professor of Art, department chair
BA (Indiana University), MA (Emory University), MA (University of Botswana), PHD (Emory University)

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Derek Rory Nelson (2012)
Professor of Religion, Director of Wabash Pastoral Leadership Program, department chair
BA (Wabash College), MDIV (Yale University), PHD (Graduate Theological Union)

Walter Ray Pendola Novak (2009)
Associate Professor of Chemistry, department chair
BA (Southern Illinois University), PHD (University of California-San Francisco)

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Eric Olofson (2008)
Associate Professor of Psychology
BA (Concordia College), MS (University Of Oregon), PHD (University Of Oregon)

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Gary A Phillips (2006)
Professor of Religion, Edgar H. Evans Professor of Bible and Christian Religion
BA (Lynchburg College), MDIV (Vanderbilt Divinity School), PHD (Vanderbilt University)

Michele Pittard (2002)
Associate Professor of Education, Director of the Secondary Licensure Program, department chair
BA (Butler University), MA (Purdue University), PHD (Purdue University)

Esteban I. Poffald (1985)
Associate Professor of Mathematics and Computer Science
BS (Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile), MS (Universidad Tecnica Del Estado), PHD (Southern California College)

Lon A Porter (2003)
Associate Professor of Chemistry
BA (University of Houston), PHD (Purdue University)

Adrien M Pouille (2012)
Visiting Assistant Professor of French
BA (Universite Cheikh Anta Diop), MA (Universite Cheikh Anta Diop), PHD (Indiana University)

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Karen Quandt (2017)
Assist Prof French
BA (University of Notre Dame), MA (Princeton University), MA (University of Notre Dame), PHD (Princeton University)

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John Gregory Redding (2002)
Associate Professor of German
BA (Wabash College), MA (University of Cincinnati), PHD (University of Cincinnati)

Christopher Matthew Renk (2018)
Visiting Assistant Professor of Music

Ann-Michelle K Rhoades (2002)
Associate Professor of History
BA (University of Arizona), MA (The University of Iowa), PHD (The University of Iowa)

V. Daniel Rogers (1998)
Professor of Spanish, division chair
BA (University of Colorado Boulder), MA (University Of Kansas), PHD (University Of Kansas)

Robert Royalty (2017)
Professor of His and Rel
BA (University of North Carolina At Chapel Hill), MDIV (Yale Divinity School), PHD (Yale University)

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Sujata Saha (2017)
Assistant Professor of Economics
BS (University of Calcutta), MS (University of Calcutta), PHD (University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee)

Paul David Schmitt (2016)
Assistant Professor of Chemistry, Byron K. Trippet Scholar
BS (Hillsdale College), PHD (Purdue University)

Neil Schmitzer-Torbert (2006)
Associate Professor of Psychology, Daniel F. Evans Associate Professor in the Social Sciences
BA (Knox College), PHD (University of Minnesota)

Deborah Seltzer-Kelly (2012)
Associate Professor of Education, department chair
BA (University of Nevada - Reno), MA (University of Nevada - Reno), PHD (University of Nevada - Reno)

Erika Sorensen-Kamakian (2016)
Assistant Professor of Biology, Byron K. Trippet Scholar
BS (University of Wisconsin - Whitewater), PHD (University of Minnesota)

Reed Michael Spencer (2016)
Instructor of Music
BM (Taylor University), MM (Indiana University)

Susannah Ruth Strader (2015)
Assistant Professor of Art
BFA (Ohio University), MFA (University of Colorado Boulder)

Holly Marie Sypniewski (2017)
Visit Assoc Prof Classic
BA (University of Cincinnati), MA (University of Wisconsin), PHD (University of Wisconsin)

Agata Szczeszak-Brewer (2006)
Associate Professor of English
BA (University of Warmia and Mazury in Olsztyn), MA (University of Wroclaw), PHD (University of South Carolina)

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Ann Taylor (1998)
Professor of Chemistry, William J. and Wilma M. Haines Professorship and Chair in Biochemistry, division chair
BA (Concordia College), PHD (Purdue University)

Alicen Miller Teitgen (2017)
Visit Instruct of Chem
BS (Saint Mary's College), MS (Ball State University)

Sabrina Thomas (2015)
Assistant Professor of History, Byron K. Trippet Scholar
BA (Colorado State University), MS (Butler University), PHD (Arizona State University)

Peter Thompson (1997)
Associate Professor of Mathematics
BA (University of Minnesota), PHD (University of Illinois)

Nathan Tompkins (2017)
Visiting Assistant Professor of Physics
BA (Reed College), MS (Brandeis Univiversity), PHD (Brandeis Univiversity)

Brian Towell (2017)
Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics
BS (John Carroll Univ), MS (Depaul Univ)

Adriel Trott (2013)
Associate Professor of Philosophy
BA (College of William & Mary), MA (Villanova University), PHD (Villanova University)

Brian M. Tucker (2004)
Associate Professor of German, department chair
BA (Wabash College), MA (Indiana University), PHD (Princeton University)

William J Turner (2002)
Associate Professor of Mathematics and Computer Science, department chair
BS (Iowa State University), MS (Iowa State University), PHD (North Carolina State University)

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Heidi Walsh (2014)
Assistant Professor of Biology, Byron K. Trippet Scholar
BS (Allegheny College), PHD (University of Virginia)

Richard Warner (1999)
Associate Professor of History, Jane and Frederic M. Hadley Chair in History, department chair
BA (University of California - Santa Cruz), BA (University of Vermont), MA (University of California - Santa Cruz), PHD (University of California - Santa Cruz)

Matthew Weedman (2015)
Assistant Professor of Art, Byron K. Trippet Scholar
BA (University of Colorado Boulder), BFA (University of Colorado Boulder), MFA (University of Colorado Boulder)

Charles Weiss (2015)
Visiting Assistant Professor of Chemistry
BS (Carleton College), PHD (Northwestern University)

Marcus Richard Welch (2012)
Associated Faculty Rank of Assistant Professor, Associate Dean of Students
BA (Wabash College), MAT (Indiana University)

Matthew Sherman Wells (2015)
Visiting Assistant Professor of Political Science, Byron K. Trippet Scholar
BA (Boston College), MA (University of Michigan), PHD (University of Michigan)

Chad Westphal (2004)
Associate Professor of Mathematics and Computer Science
BA (Oral Roberts University), MA (University of Tulsa), PHD (University of Colorado Boulder)

Eric J Wetzel (1996)
Professor of Biology, Norman Treves Professor in Biology
AA (Harrisburg Area Community College), BS (Millersville University), MS (Wake Forest University), PHD (Wake Forest University)

Bronwen Wickkiser (2013)
Associate Professor of Classical Languages and Literature, Theodore Bedrick Associate Professor of Classics, department chair
BA (Oberlin College), MA (University of Texas Austin), PHD (University of Texas Austin)

Kealoha L. Widdows (1987)
Professor of Economics, John H. Schroeder Interdisciplinary Chair in Economics
BA (Reed College), MA (University of Chicago), PHD (Purdue University)

Laura Wysocki (2011)
Associate Professor of Chemistry
BA (Northwestern University), PHD (University of Wisconsin)