University and Emeriti Faculty

UNIVERSITY FACULTY

Emily Appleton, Assistant Professor of Physician Assistant Studies. MPAS, BA, University of Iowa

Amandeep Arora, Assistant Professor of Chemistry. PhD, Oklahoma State University; MS, Guru Nanak Dev University, India; BS, Panjab University, India

Charles Barland, Professor of Music PhD, University of Kansas; MA, University of Iowa; BA, Carroll College

Ben Bartels, Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice. JD, Loyola University; BA, University of Iowa

Jonathan Barz, Professor of English PhD, University of Minnesota; MA Western Washington University; BS, Concordia College

Phil Baskerville, Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice. MA, University of Northern Iowa; BS, Upper Iowa University

Amy Baus, Assistant Professor of Psychology.  PhD, Southern California University for Professional Studies; MA, Roosevelt University; BS, University of Wisconsin-Platteville

Chad Biermeier, Assistant Professor of Education and Head of Education Dept. EdD, Walden University; MS & BS, University of Wisconsin-Platteville

David Birkett, Assistant Professor of Business, MBA & BA, Xavier University

Katie Boyer, Assistant Professor of Education. EdD, National Louis University; MA & BA, Loras College

Angela Brandel, Professor of Education. EdD, University of Wyoming; MA, Loras College; BS, Southwest State University

Becky Canovan, Reference & Instruction Librarian.  MA, University of Wisconsin-Madison; BA, Cornell College

Kevin Cattani, Professor of Sport Marketing & Management. PhD, MS & BS, University of Florida

Elmer Colyer, Professor of Systematic Theology & Stanley Professor of Wesley Studies. PhD, Boston College; MDiv, University of Dubuque Theological Seminary; BS, University of Wisconsin-Platteville

Jessica Condlin, Reference and Instruction Librarian.  MS, Simmons University; BS, University of Massachusetts-Amherst

James Cullen, Associate Professor of Digital art & Design.  MFA, The Academy of Art University; BA, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire; BS, University of Wisconsin-Platteville

Christine Darr, Associate Professor of Philosophy and Head of Philosophy, Politics & History Dept. PhD, University of Iowa, BA, Northwestern College

Christopher Doll, Director of Charles C. Myers Library.  MLIS, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee; MA, Yonsei University Graduate School of International Studies, South Korea; BA, St. John’s University

Mary Emily Duba, Assistant Professor of Theology and Head of Theology Dept. Louisville Postdoctoral Fellowship. PhD, The University of Chicago Divinity School; MDiv, Yale Divinity School; BA, Seattle University

Dale Easley, Professor of Geology. PhD, MS University of Wyoming; BS Guilford College

Roger Ebertz, Professor of Philosophy & Religion. PhD, MA, University of Nebraska; MDiv, Fuller Theological Seminary; BA, Carleton College

Kristen Eby, Assistant Professor of Music and Head of Fine and Performing Arts Dept. MM, University of Oregon; BA, Westmont College

Nicole Eisbach, Assistant Professor of Education.  MS, Northwest Missouri State University; BA, University of Wisconsin-Platteville

Nicholas Elder, Assistant Professor of New Testament. PhD, Marquette University; MA, Iliff school of Theology; BA, Colorado Christian University.

Sara Ellert-Beck, Assistant Professor of Aviation. MS, Central Michigan University; BS, United States Air Force Academy

Daniel Fleming, Assistant Professor of Computer Studies. ABD, MDiv, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School; MA, Trinity Graduate School; BS, Emmaus Bible College

Susan Forshey, Associate Professor of Discipleship & Christian Formation. PhD, Boston University School of Theology; MDiv, St. John’s University; BA, Western Washington University 

Tony Foster, Associate Professor of Aviation & Assistant Chief Flight Instructor. MAS Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, BS University of Dubuque

Alan Garfield, Professor of Digital Art and Design and Head of Digital Art & Design Dept. MA, State University of New York‑Binghamton; BA, University of Iowa

Dennis George, Associate Professor of Business. MBA, University of Dubuque; BA, Loras College

Evan Glickman, Assistant Professor of Music.  DMA, University of Connecticut; MM, Rutgers University; BM, New York University

Ken Godwin, Assistant Professor of Aviation.  MBA, BS, University of Dubuque

Corissa Goertzen, Assistant Professor of Mathematics. PhD, University of Iowa; MA, University of South Dakota; BA, Wartburg College

Michelle Grace, Assistant Professor of Communication. EdD, National Louis University; MAC, University of Dubuque; BA, Loras College

Kelly Grussendorf, Associate Professor of Biology, PhD, University of Kansas,BA, Minnesota State-Morehead

Brian Hallstoos, Associate Professor of History. PhD, University of Iowa; MA, Rutgers University; BA, University of Minnesota

John Haman, Assistant Professor of Communication. ABD, MA, BA, University of Iowa

Linda Hanson, Associate Professor of Nursing.  MSN & BSN, Allen College; MSED, Capella University; Diploma, Allen Memorial Lutheran Hospital School of Nursing

Jason Hart, Assistant Professor of Aviation.  MS, BS, Purdue University

Nolan Hauta, Assistant Professor of Instrumental Music.  DMA, University of Iowa; MA, University of Minnesota-Duluth; BA, University of Minnesota-Morris

Jeffrey Haverland, Associate Professor of Education and Assistant Head of Education Dept. EdD, Edgewood College; MA, University of Northern Iowa; BS, Loras College.

Molly Hein, Assistant Professor of Business. PhD, University of Phoenix; MS, Western Illinois University; BA, Loras College

Kim Hilby, Assistant Professor of Sociology. MSW, St. Ambrose University; BA, Loras College

Adam Hoffman, Professor of Environmental Chemistry and Head of DNAS Dept. PhD, University of Wisconsin-Madison; BA, University of Minnesota

Jean Holdener, Assistant Professor of Digital Art and Design. MFA, Memphis College of Art; BA, University of Wisconsin‑Whitewater

Annette Huizenga, Associate Professor of New Testament. PhD, University of Chicago; MA, McCormick Theological Seminary, MA, Wesley Theological Seminary; BA, Vassar College

Christopher James, Associate Professor of Evangelism & Missional Christianity. PhD, Boston University School of Theology; MDiv, Fuller Theological Seminary; BA, Wheaton College

Lalith Jayawickrama, Assistant Professor in Health Sciences. MS, University of Delaware; BS, Ramapo College of New Jersey

Andrew Jones, Associate Professor in English. MFA, Minnesota State University; BA, California State University.

Jason Juett, Assistant Professor of Mathematics. PhD, MS, University of Iowa; BS, Iowa State University.

Polly Kadolph, Associate Professor of Aviation and Flight.  MBA, BS, University of Dubuque

Joan Kariuki, Instructor of Aviation. MBA, University of Dubuque; BS, Western Michigan University

William Karkow, Associate Professor of Biology. MD, University of Illinois-Chicago; BA, University of Illinois-Urbana

Tonya Kerker, Assistant Professor of Physician Assistant Studies. MPAS, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science; BS, Loras College.

Alina Klein, Associate Professor of Economics, PhD, West Virginia University, BS, Academy of Economic Studies, Romania

Rudy Klein, Assistant Professor of Economics, PhD, West Virginia University, BS, Academy of Economic Studies, Romania

Adam Kleinschmit, Associate Professor of Biology. PhD, University of Minnesota-Minneapolis; BS, University of Wisconsin-Madison

David Koch, Associate Professor of Environmental Science PhD & MS, Kansas State University; BS, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Lisa Kragenbrink, Assistant Professor of Nursing.  RN, MSN, Clarke College; BSN, University of Iowa

Cortney Kueter, Clinical Instructor of Physician Assistant Studies. MPAS, Des Moines University; BS, Loras College

Joseph Letriz, Electronic Services Librarian. MLS, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee; BA, University of Dubuque

Bradley Longfield, Professor of Church History. PhD, Duke University; MDiv, Yale Divinity School; BA, Wesleyan University

Neil MacNaughton, Professor of Nursing and Head of Nursing Dept. PhD, MA, University of Iowa; BSN, Graceland University

Sue Ann Marino, Assistant Professor of Communication. MA, DePaul University; BA, University of Iowa, AA, NICC.

Craig Marty, Associate Professor of Business.  MBA, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire; BS, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Ann Mauss, Associate Professor of Computer Information Systems and Head of Computer Studies & Mathematics. MBA, Northern Illinois University, BA, Loras College

Beth McCaw, Associate Professor of Ministry. DMin, MDiv, Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary; AB, Hope College

Linda McKeag, Associate Professor of Accounting. MBA, University of St. Thomas; BS, University of Wisconsin-LaCrosse

Michele McKinlay, Assistant Professor of English. MA, BA, University of Northern Iowa

Jacqueline Meyer, Professor of Nursing. PhD, Villanova University College of Nursing; MS, University of Iowa; BS, Clarke College.

Antonio Mouzon, Instructor of Personal Empowerment. MAC, BS, University of Dubuque

Rasika Mudalige-Jayawickrama, Professor of Plant Biology.  PhD, University of Hawaii; MS, Louisiana University; BS, University of Colombo, Sri Lanka

Jill Mulford, Assistant Professor of Nursing. MSN, Kaplan University; BSN, Coe College; AA, Allen College

Eric Munshower, Professor of Economics. PhD, Purdue University; BS, Saint John's University

Dawn Nelson, Assistant Professor of Computer Information Studies. MS, Western Illinois University; MA, Ashford University.

Beth Neyen, Assistant Professor of Nursing. MS, BSN, Clarke University

Alice Oleson, Associate Professor of Sociology. PhC, MA, University of Wisconsin‑Madison; BA, University of Iowa

Lynn Pease, Associate Professor of Aviation. MA, Webster University; BA, University of Dubuque

Julie Phillips, Associate Professor of Education. PhD, Edgewood College; MBA, Nova University; MA, University of Iowa; BA, University of Northern Iowa

Jeannine Pitas, Assistant Professor of Global Literature, PhD, MA, University of Toronto, BA, Sarah Lawrence College

Rachel Rokser, Assistant Professor of Health Sciences and Clinical Coordinator. MPAS, BS, Marquette University

Jim Romagna, Assistant Professor of Health, Wellness and Sport and Head of HWS Dept. EdD, National Louis University; MA, BA, Loras College

Sheila Sabers, Assistant Professor of Digital Art and Design. MAC, University of Dubuque; BA, Iowa State University

James Sarra, Assistant Professor of Sport Management and Marketing.  ABD, Grand Canyon University; EdD, East Tennessee State University; MS Western Illinois University; MS, BS, St. Bonaventure University

Eric Savage, Assistant Professor of Aviation. PhD, MS, BA, Purdue University; MBA, Southern Illinois University; AAS, Green River College

Erica Scheidecker, Associate Professor of Accounting. MS, Northern Illinois University; BS, Iowa State University

Matthew Schlimm, Professor of Old Testament. PhD, MDiv, Duke University; BA, Asbury College

Jessica Schreyer, Professor of English and Head of Language & Literature Dept.  PhD, Indiana University of Pennsylvania; MA, University of Northern Iowa; BA, University of Iowa

John Shook, Associate Professor of Criminal Justice and Head of Sociology & Criminal Justice Dept. MPA, Ohio State University; BS, Pennsylvania State University

Abdul Sinno, Professor of Communication and MAC Director. PhD, MA, University of Wisconsin-Madison; BA, Lebanese University, Lebanon

Rafic Sinno, Associate Professor of Business and Head of Business Dept. MBA, University of Dubuque; BA, Clarke University

Mark Sinton, Associate Professor of Chemistry.  PhD, Michigan State University; MS, University of Denver, BA, University of Denver

Sarah Slaughter, Reference and Instruction Librarian. MLS, UW-Madison, BA, Lawrence University

Timothy Slemmons, Professor of Homelitics and Worship. PhD, Princeton Theological Seminary; ThM, MDiv, Columbia Theological Seminary; BS, Kansas State University

Adam Smith, Associate Professor of Philosophy. PhD, Brandeis University; MA, Institute for Christian Studies; BA, Olivet Nazarene University

Richard Smith, Assistant Professor of Physics. MA, Mankato State University; BS, University of Dubuque

Kristine Steinbeck, Assistant Professor of Nursing.  MSN, Walden University; BSN, Valparaiso University

Mark Stevens, Professor of Psychology and Head of Psychology Dept. PhD, MA, Bowling Green State University; BA, Baldwin‑Wallace College

Jenn Supple, Associate Professor of Communication. EdD, National Louis University; MA, University of Northern Iowa; BFA, Drake University

Donovan Tann, Associate Professor of English. PhD, Temple University; BA, Eastern Mennonite University

Josh Thomas, Assistant Professor of Exercise Science. PhD & MS, Iowa State University; BA, Northwestern College

Ken Turner, Associate Professor of Science Education.  EdD, National Louis University; MAT, DePauw University; BA, Valparaiso University

Emily Vyverberg, Assistant Professor of Health Sciences. PharmD, BS, University of Iowa

Lindsey Ward, Assistant Professor of Worldview Studies. EdD, Edgewood College; MS, University of Wisconsin-La Crosse; MA, University of Wisconsin-Platteville

Randy Warm, Associate Professor of Aviation.  MSS, U.S. Army Senior Service College; BA, University of Northern Iowa

Natalie Weber, Physician Assistant Program Director and Assistant Professor of Physician Assistant Studies. MPAS, Des Moines University; BS, Loras College

Lori Welsh, Assistant Professor of Computer Studies. MBA, University of Dubuque; BA, Clarke College

Regan Wolbers, Assistant Professor of Physician Assistant Studies. MD, University of Iowa; BS, University of Notre Dame

Greg Wolf, Assistant Professor of Theatre. BS, Illinois State University

Roseanne Wolf, Associate Professor of Mathematics. PhD, University of Iowa; BS, Buena Vista University

Mark Woodhouse, Assistant Professor of Aviation. MS, Nova Southeastern University; BS, New Jersey Institute of Technology

Franklin Yartey, Associate Professor of Communication and Head of Communication Dept.  PhD, Bowling Green University; MA, Indiana State University; BA, Northwestern College 

Gerald Zuercher, Professor of Biology & Vertebrate Ecology. PhD, Kansas State; MS, University of Alaska‑Fairbanks; BS, Mississippi Stat

Michele Zuercher, Teaching Specialist in Natural Sciences. MS, BS, Mississippi State University


EMERITI FACULTY & STAFF

Marta Abele, Professor Emerita of Education
PhD, Capella University; MEd, University of Missouri; BS, Phillips University

Steve Accinelli, Professor Emeritus of Aviation
MS, Case Western Reserve University; MS, National Defense University; BS, University of Idaho 

John S. Baird, Professor Emeritus of Homiletics and Ministry
STM & STD, Temple University; BD, San Francisco Theological Seminary; BA, Maryville College

G. Bert Carlson, Professor Emeritus of English
PhD, University of Maryland; MA, University of Iowa; BA, Upsala College

Calvin Colquillette, Assistant Professor Emeritus of History
PhD & MA, University of Iowa; MAR, University of Dubuque; MBA, University of Pennsylvania; BA, Ripon College

Samuel Deaver, Assistant Professor Emeritus of Business
MBA, University of Dubuque; BS, Peru State University

Arlo D. Duba, Professor Emeritus of Worship
PhD, Princeton Theological Seminary; BA, University of Dubuque

Henry Grubb, Professor Emeritus of Psychology
PhD & MS, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University; BA, Eastern Michigan University

Gail Hayes, Dean Emerita for Academic Affairs
PhD, Nova Southeastern University; MA, Clarke University; BS, University of Iowa

John Hoekstra, Professor Emeritus of Chemistry
PhD, Wayne State University; BS, Calvin College

William Jamison, Professor Emeritus of Ministry
EdD, University of Colorado; MS, Pennsylvania State University; BD, University of Dubuque Theological Seminary; BA, University of Southern California

Paul Johnson, Professor Emeritus of Geography & University Registrar Emeritus
PhD, University of Oklahoma; MS, University of Wisconsin/Milwaukee; BA, University of Wisconsin/Madison

Mary Jane Jones, Professor Emerita of English
PhD, University of Iowa; MA, University of Missouri; BA, Milwaukee‑Downer College

Peg Kerr, Professor Emerita of Nursing
PhD, University of Iowa; MS, Winona State University; BS, University of Iowa

Mary Anne Knefel, Professor Emerita of Library and Information Service.
MBA, University of Dubuque; MLS, University of Illinois; BA, Knox College

Bonnie Sue Lewis, Professor Emerita of Mission and World Christianity.
PhD, University of Washington; MA, Fuller Theological Seminary; BA, Whitworth College

Robert S. Reid, Professor Emeritus of Communication
PhD, MA, University of Washington; MDiv, Fuller Theological Seminary; BA, California State University

Joel Samuels, Professor Emeritus of Bibliography
ThM, Eastern Baptist Theological Seminary; MA, Graduate Library School, University of Chicago; BD, Evangelical School of Theology; BA, Houghton College

Kimberly Schwartz, Assistant Professor Emerita of Communication
MAC, University of Dubuque; BA, Wartburg College

Richard (Dick) Smith, Associate Professor Emeritus of Mathematics
MA, BS, Loras College

Rodney Smith, Professor Emeritus of English
PhD, MA, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee; BS, University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh

John Stewart, Professor Emeritus of Communication
PhD, University of Southern California; MA, Northwestern University; BA, Pacific Lutheran University

Joseph Suarez, Professor Emeritus of Aviation
MEng, University of Toronto; MBA, York University; BA, Queens University

Lyle Vander Broek, Professor Emeritus of New Testament
PhD, MS, Drew University; MDiv, Western Theological Seminary; BA, Northwestern College

C. Howard Wallace, Professor Emeritus of Biblical Theology
DTh, University of Basel; BD, McCormick Theological Seminary; BA, Park College

William C. Wellner, Professor Emeritus of Education and Psychology
EdD, University of Illinois; MA, University of Iowa; BA, Central College

Jacqueline Wilcox, Associate Professor Emerita of Education
PhD, University of North Dakota; MA, St. Cloud University; BS, Minot State University