Faculty/Staff Additions

University of Wisconsin - River Falls

Aug. 19, 1996

30 Join Faculty/Staff, Add Jobs

Some 30 persons will join the faculty and professional staff at UW-River Falls this fall either as new hires or in new positions.

Here is a listing by colleges and departments:

College Of Agriculture, Food & Environmental Sciences

Agricultural Engineering Technology

Mr. James Kjelgaard, Lecturer; A.B.D. and M.S. Washington State University, B.S. Pennsylvania State University; previous experience United States Peace Corps, Pennsylvania State University and Washington State University.

Animal & Food Science

Dr. Abdulwahab Asamarai, Lecturer; Ph.D. Michigan State University, M.S. and D.V.M. Baghdad University; previous experience at Baghdad University, Michigan State University and the University of Minnesota. Ms. Sandra Costello, Assistant Professor; A.B.D. University of Wisconsin, M.S. University of Florida-Gainesville, B.S. University of Maryland-College Park; previous experience at University of Florida, UW-Madison, and UW-River Falls.

Plant And Earth Science

Mr. Daniel Waletzko, Greenhouse/Outdoor Laboratory Manager; B.S. UW-River Falls; previous experience at UW-River Falls.

College Of Arts And Sciences

Art

Ms. Julie Baugnet, Lecturer; B.F.A and M.F.A. Minneapolis College of Art and Design; previous experience at College of Visual Arts, Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Prince William Sound Community College, and the University of Alaska-Tok.

Biology

Dr. Anne Capistrant, Lecturer; Ph.D. University of Minnesota, B.A. Wartburg College; previous experience at Dana College, Cornell College and University of Minnesota.

Business Administration Unit

Ms. Patricia Ridley, Lecturer; M.B.A. Loyola University, B.S. Mankato State University; previous experience at ViroMed Laboratories, Kallestad Diagnostics, Inc., Presbyterian-St. Lukes Medical Center and the University of St. Thomas.

Chemistry

Dr. Joseph Wermeling, Lecturer; Ph.D. University of Cincinnati, B.A. Thomas More College; previous experience at University of Wisconsin, Hazelton Laboratories America, Inc., University of Cincinnati Hospital and University of Cincinnati. Ms. Eva Young, Lecturer; M.S. University of Minnesota, B.S. UW-Madison; previous experience at University of Minnesota.

English

Dr. Greg Hewett, Lecturer; D.A. State University of New York at Albany, M.A. University of California Davis, B.A. State University of New York, Binghamton; previous experience at the University of California, Davis, State University of New York at Albany, Hamline University and the University of Minnesota.

Journalism

Ms. Patricia Berg, Lecturer; A.B.D. University of Minnesota, M.A. and B.A. University of Minnesota; previous experience at the University of Minnesota, St. Paul Pioneer Press, and Metropolitan Waste Control Commission.

Marketing Communications

Dr. Stephen Olsen, Assistant Professor; Ph.D. and M.A. The Pennsylvania State University, B.A. St. Olaf College; previous experience at University of St. Thomas, Augsburg College, St. Olaf College and Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.

Mathematics And Computer Systems

Ms. Eileen Dahl, Lecturer; M.Ed. University of Minnesota, B.A. North Dakota State University; previous experience at Range Technical College-Eveleth Campus and Holiday Companies. Dr. Robert Leduc, Lecturer; Ph.D. and M.A. University of Wisconsin and B.S. University of Rhode Island; previous experience at UW-Madison and University of North Dakota.

Modern Languages

Ms. Xsiong Hsuan-Chin, Lecturer; B.A. Hunan Normal University; previous experience at Capital University of Business and Economics, Beijing Finance College and China Software College.

Music

Ms. Joy Scheib, Lecturer; M.M. University of Alabama, B.S. University of North Alabama; previous experience at the University of Minnesota and the University of Alabama.

Political Science

Dr. David Schultz, Lecturer; Ph.D. University of Minnesota, M.A. Political Science from Rutgers University, M.A. Philosophy from State University of New York at Binghamton, B.A. Political Science and B.A. Philosophy State University of New York at Binghamton; previous experience at the University of Minnesota, Trinity University and Gustavus Adolphus College.

Speech Communication And Theater Arts

Ms. Katherine Johnson, Lecturer; A.B.D. and M.A. University of Minnesota, B.A. The Evergreen State College; previous experience at the University of Minnesota. Ms. Svetlana Lucas, Lecturer; A.B.D. University of Minnesota, M.A. Washington State University, B.A. Tougaloo College; previous experience at Washington State University, Hattiesburg Public School System and at the University of Minnesota.

College Of Education & Graduate Studies

Health And Human Performance

Dr. Debra Allyn, Assistant Professor; Ph.D. University of Minnesota, M.S. and B.S. St. Cloud State University; previous experience at Iowa State University, University of Minnesota, UW-Stout, UW-Eau Claire, and South Dakota State University. Mr. Steven Freeman, Head Hockey Coach and Lecturer; B.S. UW-Stevens Point; previous experience at the UW-River Falls, St. Mary's Springs and Stevens Point schools. Mr. Robert Ritzer, Assistant Hockey Coach, Lecturer and Administrative Specialist; B.S. UW-Superior; previous experience at Superior Ice Arena, WI Selects AAA Hockey, College of St. Scholastica and USA Hockey.

Social Work

Ms. Jennifer Borup, Assistant Professor; M.S.S.W. University of Wisconsin, B.A. Iowa State University; previous experience at UW-Eau Claire, UW-Stout and UW-River Falls.

Teacher Education

Ms. Linda Stevens, Lecturer; M.S. Mankato State University, B.A. University of Northern Colorado; previous experience at Southwest State University and the University of Minnesota. Dr. Ahmed Zaman, Assistant Professor; Ph.D. and M.A. Syracuse University, M.A. Sheffield University, B.A. Dhaka University; previous experience at City University of New York, Michigan University and Syracuse University.

Administrative Appointments

Academic Computing Center

Mr. Gary Knigge, Associate Information Processing Consultant; B.A. University of Minnesota; previous experience at the UW-River Falls, Computer Resource Center and Knollwood Publishing. Mr. John Richards, Information Processing Consultant; M.S. and B.S. University of Minnesota; previous experience at the University of Minnesota, Sanofi Diagnostics Pasteur-NDS, Incorporated and 3M Corporation.

Academic Support Office

Mr. Wade Warner, Advisor; M.P.A. Michigan State University, B.S. Lake Superior State University, previous experience at Lake Superior State University, Michigan State University and Beaver Island Lighthouse Alternative School.

Career And Counseling Services

Mr. Kevin Bullis, Advisor; M.A. University of Wisconsin-River Falls, B.A. University of Minnesota-Morris; previous experience Gustavus Adolphus College and UW-River Falls.

Office Of Financial Assistance

Mr. David Woodward, Director of Financial Aid; M.A. University of Minnesota-Duluth, B.A. Baldwin Wallace College; previous experience at Mesabi Community College, University of Minnesota-Duluth, and University of Akron.

Office of Institutional Research

Dr. Jan Hillard, Coordinator; Ph.D. and M.A. University of Cincinnati, B.A. Hanover College; previous experience at the UW-River Falls, the East Central European Scholars Program and the Taft Institute.



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