Department Chairs List

Department Chairs and Program Directors by Division 2016-17

A pdf version of the Department Chairs and Program Directors Listis also available. You may contact department chairs and program directors at dept-chairs@gustavus.edu.

Education
Department
Chair
Year of
3-Year Term
Phone
Elementary and Secondary Education Debra Pitton
2nd Year
7456
Health and Exercise Science Karl Larson 1st Year 7591
Health and Exercise Science Aaron Banks Fall 2016 7616
Library Julie Gilbert 1st Year 7569
Nursing Heidi Meyer 1st Year 6094
Fine Arts
Department
Chair
Year of
3-Year Term
Phone
Art and Art History
2nd Year
7379
Communication Studies Leila Brammer 1st Year of a 2-Year Term 6190
Music 1st Year 7303
Theatre and Dance 1-Year Term 7351
Humanities
Department
Chair
Year of
3-Year Term
Phone
Classics Mary McHugh 3rd Year 7151
English Baker Lawley, Co-Chair 2nd Year 7402
English So Young Park, Co-Chair 3rd Year 7398
History David Obermiller 2nd Year 6159
Modern Languages,
Literatures and Cultures
Marisa Kalbermatten 3rd Year 7386
Philosophy Peg O'Connor 1st Year of a 2-Year Term 7573
Religion Sarah Ruble 2nd Year 6163
Scandinavian Studies Glenn Kranking 2nd Year 7435
Natural Sciences and Mathematics
Department
Chair
Year of
3-Year Term
Phone
Biology Joel Carlin 1st Year 6305
Chemistry Amanda Nienow, Co-Chair 2nd Year 7327
Chemistry Dwight Stoll, Co-Chair 2nd Year 6304
Geology James Welsh 1-year Term 7335
Mathematics, Computer Science, and Statistics Baili Chen, Co-Chair 1st Year 7478
Mathematics, Computer Science, and Statistics San Skulrattanakulchai, Co-Chair 1st Year 7654
Physics Tom Huber 1-Year Term 7036
Social Sciences
Department
Chair
Year of
3-Year Term
Phone
Economics and Management Sheng Yang 1st Year 7014
Geography Anna Versluis 1st Year 6058
Political Science Chris Gilbert 3rd Year 6093
Psychological Science Marie Walker 3rd Year 7412
Sociology and Anthropology Elizabeth Jenner 2nd Year 7427
Interdisciplinary Programs
Program
Director
Year of
3-Year Term
Phone
African Studies Paschal Kyoore 3rd Year 6078
Arts Administration Micah Maatman 2nd Year 7344
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Jeff Dahlseid 3rd Year 6129
Comparative Literature Denis Crnković 2nd Year 7389
Environmental Studies Jim Dontje 1-Year Term 7206
Film and Media Studies Sean Cobb 3rd Year 6085
Gender, Women, and Sexuality Studies Martin Lang 1-Year Term 6899
Japanese Studies John Cha 2nd Year 6167
Latin American, Latina/o, and Caribbean Studies Thia Cooper 1st Year 6296
Neuroscience MIchael Ferragamo 1-Year Term 6369
Peace Studies Seán Easton 3rd Year 7396
Russian and Eastern European Studies Denis Crnković 3rd Year 7389
General Education Programs
First Term Seminar Kate Knutson 1st Year of a 2-Year Term 6224
Three Crowns Curriculum Lori Carsen Kelly 2nd Year 7172
Writing Across the Curriculum Deborah Goodwin 2nd Year 6012