Faculty

As of June 11, 2015

The final date in a listing indicates the year of first appointment to the University of Portland faculty. More than one date indicates a break in service.

Footnote reference:

1 Part-time

2 On leave

3 Administrative personnel primarily

4 Special faculty status

Blaine C. Ackley, Ed.D.
Associate Professor Emeritus, Education4
B.A., University of Montana, Missoula, 1965; M.A.T., University of Oregon, 1973; Ed.D., ibid, 1991. At Portland, 1991—

Brian J. Adams, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Business
B.A., University of Oregon, 1990; M.B.A., University of Portland, 1996; Ph.D., Arizona State University, 2003. At Portland, 2003—

Bahram Adrangi, Ph.D.
Professor, Business Administration
B.A., University of Tehran, 1973; M.B.A., Western Illinois University, 1975; Ph.D., University of Oregon, 1982. At Portland, 1982—

Amelia J. Ahern-Rindell, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Biology
B.S., University of Illinois, 1979; M.S., Washington State University, 1985; Ph.D., ibid, 1988. At Portland, 1997—

Michael W. Akerman, Ph.D.
Associate Professor Emeritus, Mathematics4
B.A., Portland State University, 1964; M.A., University of Arizona, 1966; Ph.D., Oregon State University, 1973. At Portland, 1979—

Robert J. Albright, Ph.D.
Professor, Engineering
B.S., Oregon State University, 1963; M.S., ibid, 1965; Ph.D., University of Washington, 1971. At Portland, 1970—

Rev. Jeffrey Allison, C.S.C.
Instructor, Theology
B.A., St. Louis University, 1986; M.T.S., University of Dalla, 1992; M.Div., Oblate School of Theology, 1996. At Portland, 2008—

Eric J. Anctil, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Education
B.A., University of Oregon, 1992; M.A., Portland State University, 2000; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2003. At Portland, 2008—

Robin D. Anderson, Ed.D.
Franz Chair in Entrepreneurship3
Professor, Business Administration
B.A. University of Nebraska at Kearney, 1970; M.A.T., University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 1972; Ed.D., ibid, 1984. At Portland, 1998—

Michael F. Andrews, Ph.D.
McNerney-Hanson Chair in Ethics3
Professor, Philosophy
B.A., Georgetown University, 1986; M.A., Yale University, 1988; Ph.L., Pontifical Gregorian University, 1994; Ph.D., M.A., Villanova University, 2002. At Portland, 2011—

Rev. Robert C. Antonelli, C.S.C., Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Theology4
B.A., University of Notre Dame, 1962; S.T.B., Pontificia Universitas Gregoriana, 1964; S.T.L., ibid, 1966; M.A., The Johns Hopkins University, 1968; Ph.D., University of Strasbourg, 1970. At Portland, 1999—

Ellyn Arwood, Ed.D.
Professor, Education
B.A., University of Oregon, 1971; M.A., Washington State University, 1973; Ed.D., University of Georgia, 1977. At Portland, 1986—

Herman L. Asarnow, Ph.D.
Professor, Emeritus, English4
B.A., Trinity College, 1972; M.A., University of Denver, 1974; Ph.D., ibid, 1981. At Portland, 1979—

Richard R. Askay, Ph.D.
Professor, Philosophy
B.A., Portland State University, 1975; M.A., Purdue University, 1977; Ph.D., ibid, 1980. At Portland, 1982—

Christina A. Astorga, Ph.D.
Professor, Theology
AB-BSE, College of the Holy Spirit, 1972; M.A, ibid, 1979; Ph.D., Loyola School of Theology, Ateneo-de Manila University, 1992. At Portland, 2014

Eva K. Aussermair, M.A.
Adjunct Instructor, Theology
M.A., University of Salzburg, 1979.At Portland (Salzburg), 2001—

Josef Aussermair, Ph.D.
Adjunct Professor, Theology
Ph.D., University of Salzburg, 1976. At Portland (Salzburg), 2002—

Nicole E. Auxier, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Nursing
B.S.N., University of Portland, 2007; Ph.D., Medical University of South Carolina. At Portland, 2015—

Matthew J. Baasten, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Theology
B.A., University of Notre Dame, 1972; M.Div., Western Theological Seminary, 1975;  M.A., University of Notre Dame, 1978; Ph.D., ibid, 1983. At Portland, 1981—

Susan D. Baillet, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Emeritus, Psychology4
B.S., Trinity College, 1974; M.S., University of Denver, 1976; Ph.D., ibid, 1981. At Portland, 1983—

James Baillie, Ph.D.
Professor, Philosophy
M.A., University of Glasgow, 1979; Ph.D., ibid, 1989. At Portland, 1990—

Janet M. Banks, M.S.N.
Instructor, Nursing
B.S.N., University of Portland, 1987; M.S.N., Gonzaga University, 2009. At Portland, 2009—

Halina Z. Barber, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Nursing
B.S., University of Portland, 2002; M.S.N., ibid, 2004; Ph.D., University of Washington, 2013. At Portland, 2013-

Raymond R. Bard, Ph.D.
Associate Professor Emeritus, Chemistry4
B.A., Hamline University, 1970; Ph.D., University of Vermont, 1977. At Portland, 1986—

Ronda S. Bard, Ph.D.
Lecturer, Chemistry
B.S., Newberry College, 1976; Ph.D., Vanderbilt University, 1980. At Portland, 2006—

William F. Barnes, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Business
B.A., University of New Hampshire, 1989; Ph.D., University of Notre Dame, 2000. At Portland, 2000—

Rev. E. William Beauchamp, C.S.C.
Professor Emeritus, Business4
B.B.A., University of Detroit, 1964; M.B.A., ibid., 1966; J.D., University of Notre Dame, 1975. At Portland, 2002—

Amy S. Beadles-Bohling, Ph.D.
Lecturer, Biology
B.A.,Concordia College, 1994; Ph.D., Oregon Health & Science University, 2004. At Portland, 2008—

Raymond B. Becich, M.S.
Visiting Instructor, Business
B.A., Indiana University, 1966; M.S., Columbia University, 1968;  At Portland, 2013—

Helmut Becker, D.B.A.
Professor Emeritus, Business Administration4
B.B.A., University of Portland, 1962; M.B.A., University of Oregon, 1967; D.B.A., Indiana University, 1971; C.P.A., Oregon State Certificate, 1983. At Portland, 1973—

Rev. Richard F. Berg, C.S.C., Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus, Psychology4
A.B., University of Notre Dame, 1959; S.T.B., Gregorian University, 1963; M.A., University of Portland, 1967; Ph.D., ibid, 1969. At Portland, 1974—

Elena K. Bernard, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Business Administration
B.S., William Carey College, 1997; M.B.A., Henderson State University, 1998; Ph.D., Louisiana State University, 2006. At Portland, 2007—

Rev. George C. Bernard, C.S.C., S.T.D.
Associate Professor Emeritus, Theology4
A.B., University of Notre Dame, 1945; S.T.L., Catholic University of America, 1950; S.T.D., ibid, 1952. At Portland, 1969—

Osiel Bonfim, Ph.D.
Professor, Physics
B.S., Federal University of Pernambuco, 1973; M.S., ibid, 1976; Ph.D., University of Oxford, 1981. At Portland, 2001—

Trudie M. Booth, M.A.
Lecturer, French
M.A., University of Freiburg, 1971. At Portland, 1977—

Edward K. Bowen, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus, Performing & Fine Arts4
B.T., Willamette University, 1976; M.A., Western Oregon State College, 1982; Ph.D., University of Stirling, 1985. At Portland, 1991—

Barbara J. Braband, Ed.D.
Associate Professor, Nursing
B.A.N., Augustana College, 1976; M.A., University of Northern Iowa, 1986; M.S.N., Clarkson College, 2001; Ed.D., College of St. Mary, 2009. At Portland, 2010—

Eva Brandauer, Ph.D.
Adjunct Instructor, German
M.A., University of Salzburg, 1996; Ph.D., ibid, 2004. At Portland, 1997—

Genevieve Y. Brassard, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, English
B.A., San Francisco State University, 1995; M.A., University of Connecticut, 1997; Ph.D., University of Connecticut, 2004. At Portland, 2005—

Jeffrey D. Brown, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Biology
B.A., Grinnell College, 1993; Ph.D., University of Washington, 1999. At Portland, 2008—

Rev. Joseph P. Browne, C.S.C., S.T.D.
Professor Emeritus, Clark Memorial Library4
A.B., University of Notre Dame, 1951; S.T.L., Angelicum (Rome), 1957; S.T.D., ibid, 1960; M.S.L.S., Catholic University of America, 1965. At Portland, 1964—

Russell A. Butkus, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Theology
B.A., St. Lawrence University, 1974; M.Th., Boston College, 1978; Ph.D., ibid, 1985. At Portland, 1985—

Robert F. Butler, Ph.D.
Professor, Environmental Science
B.S., Oregon State University, 1968; M.S., Stanford University, 1970; Ph.D., ibid, 1972. At Portland, 2004—

Hannah L. Callender. Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Mathematics
B.A., Wesleyan College, 2001; M.S., Vanderbilt University, 2003; Ph.D., ibid, 2007. At Portland, 2009—

Karen L. Cameron, Ph.D.
Instructor, Nursing
B.S.N., University of Portland, 1996; M.S.N., Oregon Health Sciences University, 2000; Ph.D., University of Arizona, 2010. At Portland, 2003—

Glenn (Michael) M. Cameron, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Theology
B.A., Central Bible College, 1977; Bethany Theological Seminary, 1981; Ph.D., University of Chicago Divinity School, 1996. At Portland, 2002—

Kevin Cantrell, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Chemistry
B.S., Furman State University, 1992; M.S., Oregon State University, 1998; Ph.D., ibid, 2001. At Portland, 2001—

James B. Carroll, Ph.D.
Professor, Education
B.A., University of California, Davis, 1976; M.F.A., Washington State University, 1978; Ph.D., ibid, 1990. At Portland, 1996—

Andrea Castanette, M.A.F.L.
Instructor, International Languages and Cultures
B.A.F.L., Portland State University, 2014; M.A.F.L., ibid, 2014. At Portland, 2011—

Arjun Chatrath, D.B.A.
Professor, Business Administration
B.A., University of Delhi, 1985; M.B.A., University of Notre Dame, 1989; D.B.A., Cleveland State University, 1994. At Portland, 1997—

Lori Chorpenning, M.S.
Instructor, Nursing
B.S.N., Metropolitan State College, 1989; M.S., University of Portland, 2003. At Portland, 2004—

George T. Chou, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus, Business Administration4
B.A., University of Washington, 1967; M.A., ibid, 1968; Ph.D., ibid, 1973. At Portland, 1971—

Richard S. Christen, Ph.D.
Professor, Education
B.S., Minot State University, 1975; M.A., University of Montana, 1980; Ph.D., University of Minnesota, 1994. At Portland, 1998—

Marcela Cinta, N.C.M.I.
Instructor, International Languages and Cultures
C.T., Portland State University, 2014; M.A.F.L., ibid, 2014; N.C.M.I, ibid, 2014. At Portland, 2007—

Sr. Maria J. Ciriello, O.P., Ph.D.
Professor Emerita, Education4
B.S.E., St. John College, 1966; M.S.E., University of Dayton, 1971; Ph.D., Catholic University of America, 1987. At Portland, 1996—

Olivia Coiado, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Engineering
B.S., University of Sao Paulo, 2005; M.S., University of Campinas, 2008; Ph.D., University of Campinas, 2012. At Portland, 2015-

Michelle E. Collazo, B.S.N.
Instructor, Nursing
B.S.N., Grand Valley State University, 2001. At Portland, 2013—

Kent J. Collings, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus, Business Administration4
B.S., University of California, 1939; M.B.A., University of Washington, 1963; Ph.D., ibid, 1969. At Portland, 1969—

Rev. James T. Connelly, C.S.C., Ph.D.
Associate Professor Emeritus, History4
B.A., University of Notre Dame, 1960; S.T.B., Pontifical Gregorian University, 1963; M.A., University of Notre Dame, 1968; Ph.D., University of Chicago, 1977. At Portland, 1993—

Michael Connolly, D.M.A.
Professor, Music
B.A., B.M., University of Washington, 1977; M.M., University of Southern California, 1983; D.M.A., ibid, 1986. At Portland, 1988—

Mary Lou Converse, B.S.N.
Instructor, Nursing
B.S.N., Whitworth College, 1973. At Portland, 2013—

Rev. Jeffrey A. Cooper, C.S.C., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Theology
B.A., University of Notre Dame, 1989; M.Div., ibid, 1993; M.A., Miami University, Oxford, 1998; Ph.D., Graduate Theological Union, 2011. At Portland, 2011—

James T. Covert, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus, History4
B.A., University of Portland, 1959; M.A., University of Oregon, 1961; Ph.D., ibid, 1967. At Portland, 1961—

Patricia H. Cox, D.N.P.
Assistant Professor, Nursing
B.S.N., Old Dominion University, 1972; M.P.H., John Hopkins University, 1977; M.N., University of California, 1986; Ph.D., Case Western Reserve University, 2010. At Portland, 2012-

Carol E. Craig, Ph.D.
Professor, Nursing
B.A., University of California, Santa Barbara, 1971; B.S., University of Alaska, 1982; M.S., ibid, 1984; Ph.D., University of Colorado, 1991. At Portland, 2008—

Tanya L. Crenshaw, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Computer Science
B.S., University of Portland, 1998; Ph.D., University of Illinois, 2008. At Portland, 2008—

William M. Curtis, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Political Science
A.B., Dartmouth College, 1992; J.D., University of California, 1995; M.A., Stanford University, 1997; Ph.D., Duke University, 2006. At Portland, 2007—

Dan G. Danner, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus, Theology4
B.A., Abilene Christian College, 1961; M.A., ibid, 1963; Ph.D., University of Iowa, 1969. At Portland, 1969—

Sylvia Daoud Kinzie, Ph.D.
Instructor, Chemistry
B.S., Portland State University, 1993; M.S., ibid, 1999; Ph.D., University of California Los Angeles, 2005. At Portland, 2010—

Alexa M. Dare, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Communication Studies
B.A., University of Alberta, 1997; M.A., University of Alaska, 2001; Ph.D., University of Denver, 2008. At Portland, 2013—

David M. De Lyser, D.A.
Associate Professor, Music
B.A., Minnesota State University, 1990; M.A., University of Portland, 2001; D.A., University of Northern Colorado, 2005. At Portland, 2010—

Susan D. Decker, Ph.D.
Professor Emerita, Nursing4
B.A., Miami University, Ohio, 1970, M.S.N., University of Cincinnati, 1973; Ph.D., Portland State University, 1982. At Portland, 1973—

Will H. Deming, Ph.D.
Professor, Theology
B.A., College of William and Mary, 1978; Ph.D., University of Chicago, 1991. At Portland, 1992—

Sr. Carol J. Dempsey, O.P., Ph.D.
Professor, Theology
B.A., Caldwell College, 1978; M.A., St. Louis University, 1986; Ph.D., Catholic University of America, 1994. At Portland, 1994—

Heather E. Dillon, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Engineering
B.S., University of Idaho, 2000; M.S., ibid, 2002; M.S., University of Washington, 2011; Ph.D., ibid, 2011. At Portland, 2012—

Laurie J. Dizney, Ph.D.
Instructor, Biology
B.S., Portland State University, 1994; M.S., ibid, 2001; Ph.D., ibid, 2008. At Portland, 2012—

Timothy A. Doughty, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Engineering
B.S., Washington State University, 1991; M.S., ibid, 1993; Ph.D., Purdue University, 2002. At Portland, 2006—

Jon T. Down, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Business4
B.S., Oregon State University, 1983; M.B.A., Harvard University, 1987; Ph.D., University of Washington, 1998. At Portland, 2007—

Andrew M. Downs, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Psychology
B.A., University of Notre Dame, 1994; M.S., Washington State University, 1998; Ph.D., ibid, 2002. At Portland, 2008—

Bruce H. Drake, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus, Business Administration4
B.A., Dartmouth College, 1966; M.B.A., Stanford University, 1968; Ph.D., University of Washington, 1976. At Portland, 1988—

Theresa A. Duda, M.S.N
Instructor, Nursing
B.S.N., Oregon Health Sciences University, 1990; M.S.N., Oregon Health Sciences University, 1996. At Portland, 2015—

Robert W. Duff, Ph.D.

Professor Emeritus, Sociology4
B.A., University of Notre Dame, 1966; M.A., ibid, 1970; Ph.D., ibid, 1971. At Portland, 1972—

Verne A. Duncan, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus, Education4
B.A., Idaho State University, 1960; M.Ed., University of Idaho, 1964; M.B.A., University of Portland, 1976; Ph.D., University of Oregon, 1968. At Portland, 1989—

Ardys Dunn, Ph.D.
Associate Professor Emerita, Nursing4
B.S.N., University of Illinois at Chicago, 1969; M.S., University of Oregon, 1974; M.N., Oregon Health Sciences University, 1983; Ph.D., University of Oregon, 1984. At Portland, 1985—

Chris C. Dunnaville, M.S.
Instructor, Business Administration
B.S., Georgetown University, 1983; M.S., New York University, 1990. At Portland, 2015-

Todd Easton, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Business Administration
B.A., University of California, Santa Cruz, 1975; M.A., University of California, Berkeley, 1980; Ph.D., ibid, 1984. At Portland, 1981—

Maria Elva Echenique, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Spanish
L.L., Universidad Mayor de San Andres, 1991; M.A., University of Oregon, 1998; ibid, 2002. At Portland, 2002—

Ted Christopher Eckmann, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Environmental Studies
B.A., University of California at San Diego, 2003; M.A., University of California at Santa Barbara, 2005; Ph.D., ibid, 2009. At Portland, 2013-

Louisa Egan-Brad, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Psychological Sciences
B.A. Swarthmore College, 2003; M.S. Yale, 2006; M.Phil. Yale, 2006; Ph.D.,Yale, 2009. At Portland 2015-


Phyllis E. Egby, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Education
B.A., University of Houston, 1992; M.A., Loyola Marymount University, 2005; Ph.D., Oregon state University, 2011. At Portland, 2013-

Karen E. Eifler, Ph.D.
Professor, Education
B.A., University of California at Los Angeles, 1982; Ph.D., University of Nebraska at Lincoln, 1997. At Portland, 1998—

Mark A. Eifler, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, History
B.A., University of California, Berkeley, 1984; M.A., ibid, 1987; Ph.D., ibid, 1992. At Portland, 2000—

Brian J. Els, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, History
B.A., Whitman College, 1990; M.A., Indiana University, 1994. Ph.D., ibid, 2004. At Portland, 2002—

Tae-In (Mike) Eom, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Business Administration
B.S., Iowa State University, 1991; M.A., State University of New York at Albany, 1992; M.B.A., State University of New York at Binghamton, 1999; Ph.D., ibid. At Portland, 2004—

Vicki Ericson, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Nursing
A.A., Lake Wood Community College, 1982; B.A., The College of St. Catherine, 1987; M.S., The College of St. Catherine, 1996; Ph.D., University of Minnesota, 2010. At Portland, 2015-

Andrew Scott Eshleman, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Philosophy
B.A., Messiah College, 1985; M.A., Claremont Graduate University, 1991; M.A., ibid, 1992; Ph.D., University of California, 1998. At Portland, 2011—

Caery Ann Evangelist, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Philosophy
B.A., University of Pennsylvania, 1993; M.A., ibid, 1994; Ph.D., Duke University, 2004. At Portland, 2005—

Thompson M. Faller, Ph.D.
Professor, Emeritus, Philosophy4
B.A., St. Mary’s, 1962; M.A., Xavier University, Ohio, 1964; Ph.D., University of Salzburg, Austria, 1969. At Portland, 1964—

Jordan Farina, Ph.D.
Visiting Assistant Professor, Engineering
B.S., University of Alabama, 2006; M.S., Virginia Polytechnic and State University, 2010; Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic and State University, 2013. At Portland, 2015-

Terence G. Favero, Ph.D.
Professor, Biology
B.S., Illinois State University, 1984; M.S., University of Oregon, 1988; Ph.D., ibid, 1990. At Portland, 1993—

Howard D. Feldman, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Business Administration
B.B.A., University of Cincinnati, 1971; M.B.A., Georgia State University, 1978; Ph.D., ibid, 1983. At Portland, 1991—

Josef Feldner, Ph.D.
Adjunct Instructor, German
Ph.D., University of Innsbruck, 1990. At Portland, 1996—

Kyle L. Flann, M.S.
Lecturer, Biology
B.S., Northern Arizona University, 2000; M.S., ibid, 2006. At Portland, 2009—

Courtney Vail Fletcher, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Communication Studies
B.A., Canisius College, 2002; M.A., West Virginia University, 2005; Ph.D., University of New Mexico, 2009. At Portland, 2010—

Daniel Foster, Ph.D.
Lecturer, Communication Studies
B.S., Northern Arizona University, 2003; M.A., Northern Arizona University, 2006; Ph.D., University of Denver, 2013. At Portland, 2015-

Bradley R. Franco, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, History
B.A., State University of New York, 2002; Ph.D., Syracuse University, 2010. At Portland, 2010—

Lauretta Conklin Frederking, Ph.D.
Professor, Political Science
B.A., University of Toronto, 1992; M.A., Columbia University, 1994; Ph.D., Washington University in St. Louis, 2001. At Portland, 2002—

Joseph Gallegos, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus, Social Work4
B.S., Portland State University, 1972; M.S.W., ibid, 1973; Ph.D., University of Denver, 1978. At Portland, 1988—

Alice B. Gates, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Social Work
B.A., Grinnell College, 1997; M.A., University of Michigan, 2007; Ph.D., ibid, 2011. At Portland, 2011—

Rebecca J. Gaudino, Ph.D.
Lecturer, Theology
B.A., Friends University, 1975; M.A., Kansas State University, 1978; M.Div., Columbia Theological Seminary, 1994; Ph.D., University of California, 1994. At Portland, 2008—

Jeffrey A. Gauthier, Ph.D.
Professor, Philosophy
B.A., Wadhams Hall College, 1980; M.A., Bowling Green State University, 1985; Ph.D., University of Michigan, 1992. At Portland, 1992—

Rev. Mark Ghyselinck, C.S.C., M.F.A.
Instructor, Fine Arts
B.A., University of Notre Dame, 1980; M.Div., ibid, 1987; M.F.A., Western Michigan University, 2001. At Portland, 2005—

Andrew W. Golla, M.F.A.
Associate Professor, Performing and Fine Arts
B.A., Carleton College, 1993; M.F.A., University of Iowa, 2003. At Portland, 2009—

Thomas G. Greene, Ed.D.
Professor, Education3
B.S., Portland State University, 1970; M.A., Lewis & Clark College, 1975; Ed.D., Portland State University/University of Oregon, 1984. At Portland, 1983—

Andrienne Greaves, M.S.
Lecturer, Biology
B.S., Stanford University, 2011; M.S. Yale University, 2011. At Portland, 2008—

Teri Grimmer, M.S.
Visiting Instructor, Business Administration
B.S., University of Montana, 1996; M.S., ibid, 1995. At Portland, 2014—

Richard D. Gritta, D.B.A.
Professor, Business Administration
B.B.A., University of Notre Dame, 1965; M.B.A., Indiana University, 1967; D.B.A., University of Maryland, 1972. At Portland, 1976—

JoAnne Grote, Ph.D.
Instructor, School of Education
B.S., University of Oregon, 1967; M.S., University of Oregon, 1969; Ph.D., University of Missouri, 1989. At Portland, 2008—

Naveen Gudigantala, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Business Administration
B.A., Osmania University, 1998; M.B.A., Institute of Public Enterprise, 2000; M.S., Texas Tech University, 2004; Ph.D., ibid, 2009. At Portland, 2009—

Andrew M. Guest, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Psychology
B.A., Kenyon College, 1994; M.S., Miami University, 1996; M.A., University of Chicago, 2001; Ph.D., ibid, 2004. At Portland, 2004—

Christopher C. Hallstrom, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Mathematics
B.A., Reed College, 1992; M.S., University of Chicago, 1994; Ph.D., ibid, 2000. At Portland, 2003—

Peter Hamilton, M.A.
Instructor, Education
B.A., University of Missouri, 1971; M.A., Northwestern University, 1972. At Portland, 2013-

Christin Lee Hancock, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, History
B.A., University of Notre Dame, 1996; A.M., Brown University, 1999; Ph.D., ibid, 2005. At Portland, 2007—

Nicole Leupp Hanig, D.M.A.
Assistant Professor, Performing & Fine Arts
B.M., Concordia College, 1992; M.M., University of Colorado, 1995; D.M.A., University of Illinois, 2009. At Portland, 2012—

Ross Hanig, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Economics
B.S., University of California, Davis, 1999; M.S., University of Massachusetts, 2005; Ph.D., University of Illinois, 2005. At Portland, 2012—

Rev. William P. Hannon, C.S.C., M.Div.
Instructor, Theology
B.S., University of Portland, 1982; B.A., ibid, 1982; M.Div., University of Notre Dame, 1988. At Portland, 2008—

Drew Harrington, M.L.S.
Dean of the University Library3
B.A., Fort Lewis College, 1973; M.L.S., University of Oregon, 1976. At Portland, 2006—

Cara Hersh, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, English
B.A., Haverford College, 1997; Ph.D., Duke University, 2006. At Portland, 2006—

Frances M. Hicks, Ph.D.
Professor Emerita, Nursing4
R.N., Oklahoma Baptist Hospital, 1957; B.S., Northwestern State University of Louisiana, 1960; M.S.N., Case Western Reserve University, 1964; Ph.D., North Texas State University, 1977; Fellow, American Academy of Nursing, 1997. At Portland, 1978—

Alexander Hieke, Ph.D.
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Philosophy
M.A., University of Salzburg, 1991; Ph.D., ibid, 1996. At Portland, 1994—

Alexandra Merley Hill, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, German
B.A., Vassar College, 2001; M.A., University of Massachusetts, 2004; Ph.D., ibid, 2009. At Portland, 2009—

Gregory Hill, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Mathematics
B.S., University of Arizona, 1981; M.S., University of Oregon, 1984; Ph.D., ibid, 1987. At Portland, 2000—

Richard W. Hines, M.S.
Senior Librarian Emeritus, Clark Memorial Library4
B.S., University of Pennsylvania, 1969; M.S., Simmons College, 1984. At Portland, 1997—

Susan E. Hinken, M.Libr.
Senior Librarian/Assistant Professor, Clark Memorial Library
B.A., University of Washington, 1976; M.Libr., ibid, 1977; M.A., University of Portland, 1987. At Portland, 1980—

Molly H. Hiro, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, English
B.A., Georgetown University, 1994; M.A., University of California, Los Angeles, 1999; Ph.D., ibid, 2005. At Portland, 2005—

Jill Peterson Hoddick, M.A., M.F.A.
Professor Emerita, Performing and Fine Arts4
B.A., University of the Pacific, 1972; M.A., California State University (Fresno), 1974; M.F.A., University of Southern California, 1977. At Portland, 1977—

Joseph P. Hoffbeck, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Engineering
B.S.E.E., Purdue University, 1989; M.S.E.E., ibid, 1990; Ph.D., ibid, 1995. At Portland, 1997—

Sr. Angela Hoffman, O.S.B., Ph.D.
Professor, Chemistry
B.A., St. Martin’s College, 1972; M.A., Pacific Lutheran University, 1979; Ph.D., Oregon Graduate Institute, 1989. At Portland, 1989—

Margaret M. Hogan, Ph.D.
McNerney-Hansen Chair in Ethics
Professor Emerita, Philosophy4
A.B., Immaculata College, 1963; M.A., Fordham University, 1968; Ph.D., Marquette University, 1991. At Portland, 2003—

Samuel S. Holloway, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Business Administration
B.A., Willamette University, 1997; B.S., Columbia University, 1998; M.A.T., Pacific University, 2001; Ph.D., University of Oregon, 2009. At Portland, 2009—

Sally H. Hood, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Education
B.A., Indiana University, 1982; Ph.D., ibid, 2002. At Portland, 2005—

René M. Horcicka, Ph.D.
Director, Portland Culture Program in Salzburg
M.Phil., University of Salzburg, 2005; Ph.D., ibid, 2014. At Portland (Salzburg), 2009-

Rev. Thomas E. Hosinski, C.S.C., Ph.D.
Professor, Theology
A.B., University of Notre Dame, 1969; M.Th., ibid, 1972; M.A., University of Chicago, 1976; Ph.D., ibid, 1983. At Portland, 1978—

Rev. William B. Hund, C.S.C., Ph.D.
Associate Professor Emeritus, Philosophy4
A.B., University of Notre Dame, 1954; M.A., ibid, 1960; Ph.D., University of Fribourg, 1964. At Portland, 1972—

Mead K. Hunter, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Drama
B.A., San Francisco State University, 1985; M.F.A., Yale University, 1988; Ph.D., University of California, 1994. At Portland, 2012—

Rachel Hutcheson, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Chemistry
B.S., Seattle University, 2005; Ph.D., Montana State University, 2012. At Portland 2015-

Rev. Bernard Kuo-Wei Hwang, S.T.D.
Assistant Professor Emeritus, Theology4
B.S., St. John’s University, 1949; S.T.D., Sant Anselmo, 1953; M.A., University of Portland, 1968. At Portland, 1964-65; 1976—

Kim Ilosvay, Ed.D.
Assistant Professor, Education
B.S., University of Texas, 1995; M.Ed., Portland State University, 1999; Ed.D., ibid, 2012. At Portland, 2013-

Aziz S. Inan, Ph.D.
Professor, Engineering
B.S., San Jose State University, 1979; M.S., Stanford University, 1980; Ph.D., ibid, 1983. At Portland, 1989—

Mehmet I. Inan, D.C.E.
Associate Professor, Engineering
B.S.C.E., Middle East Technical University, Ankara, 1971; M.S.C.E., ibid, 1973; D.C.E., University of Miami, 1977. At Portland, 1977—

Carolyn James, Ph.D.
Instructor, Mathematics
B.A., Carleton College, 2003; M.B.A., Johannes Kepler Universităt, 2005; M.S., Oregon State University, 2009; Ph.D., Portland State University, 2015. At Portland, 2015-

Jeri Sara Janowsky, Ph.D.
Concurrent Professor, Education
B.A., Reed College, 1978; Ph.D., Univesity of Ithaca, 1985. At Portland, 2011—

Kevin R. Jones, M.A.
Instructor, Social Work
B.A., University of South Carolina, 2000; M.A., Pacific Lutheran University, 2003; M.A., Portland State University, 2010. At Portland, 2011—

Sharon A. Jones, Ph.D.
Professor, Engineering3
B.S., Columbia University, 1986; M.E., University of Florida, 1991; M.P.A., California State University, 1991; Ph.D., Carnegie Mellon University, 1996. At Portland, 2011—

Deana L. Julka, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Psychology
B.A., Carrol College, 1992; M.A., University of Notre Dame, 1995; Ph.D., ibid, 1998. At Portland, 1997—

James J. Jurinski, J.D.
Associate Professor, Business Administration
A.B., Hamilton College, 1972; M.L.S., University of British Columbia, Canada, 1976; M.T., Portland State University, 1980; J.D., Lewis & Clark Law School, 1980; C.P.A., 1981. At Portland, 1987—

Julie Shalhope Kalnin, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Education
B.A., University of Oregon, 1985; M.S., Northwestern University, 1987; Ph.D., University of California, 2000. At Portland, 2010—

Mark S. Kennedy, Ph.D.
Professor, Engineering
B.S., University of Nebraska, 1977; M.S., University of Wisconsin, 1979; Ph.D., Purdue University, 1984. At Portland, 1996—

Jeff Kerssen-Griep, Ph.D.
Professor, Communication Studies
B.A., Concordia College, 1983; M.A., University of Washington, 1986; Ph.D., ibid, 1997. At Portland, 1998—

Khalid H. Khan, Ph.D.
Professor, Engineering
B.S., West Pakistan University of Engineering and Technology, 1967; M.S., North Carolina State University at Raleigh, 1972; Ph.D., ibid, 1975. At Portland, 1979—

Kenneth A. Kleszynski, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus, Music4
B.M.Ed., Benedictine College, 1972; B.A., ibid, 1972; M.A., Arizona State University, 1976; Ph.D., Michigan State University, 1984. At Portland, 1987—

Madhuparna Kolay, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Finance
B.T., University of South Pacific, 2000; M.B., Monash University, 2003; M.S., University of Florida, 2005; Ph.D., University of Utah, 2012. At Portland, 2012—

Steven A. Kolmes, Ph.D.
Molter Chair in Science
Professor, Environmental Science
B.S., Ohio University, 1976; M.S., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1978; Ph.D., ibid, 1984. At Portland, 1995—

Jack N. Kondrasuk, Ph.D.
Associate Professor Emeritus, Business Administration4
B.S., University of Wisconsin, 1964; M.A., University of Minnesota, 1966; Ph.D., ibid, 1972. At Portland, 1974—

Lorretta C. Krautscheid, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Nursing
B.S.N., Montana State University, 1994; M.S., Oregon Health Sciences University, 2003; Ph.D., Capella University, 2012. At Portland, 2003—

Matthew R. Kuhn, Ph.D.
Professor, Engineering
B.S., University of Missouri, 1975; M.S., University of California, Berkeley, 1984; Ph.D., ibid, 1987. At Portland, 1987—

Ryan J. Kustusch, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Biology
B.S., University of Illinois, 2002; Ph.D., University of Iowa, 2009. At Portland, 2013-

Andrew J. Lafrenz, M.S.
Instructor, Biology
B.S., University of Portland, 2002; M.S., University of Georgia, 2004. At Portland, 2004—

Tyler Laird-Magee, D.B.A.
Visiting Assistant Professor, Business Administration
D.B.A., George Fox, 2011; M.A., UP, 1994; B.A., Marylhurst University, 1989; A.A., Cypress College, 1977. At Portland, 2015-

Lindsay L. Lancaster, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Nursing
B.S.N., University of Portland, 2000; M.S., Oregon Health & Science University, 2003; Ph.D., ibid, 2009.
Ph.D., George Fox University, 2011. At Portland, 2011–12; 2014—

Lawrence S. Larsen, M.F.A.

Professor, Drama
B.A., Trinity University, 1983; M.F.A., University of Washington, 1986. At Portland, 1994—

Lars Erik Larson, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, English
B.A., University of Pennsylvania, 1993; M.A., University of California, Los Angeles, 1998; Ph.D., ibid. At Portland, 2005—

Bohn D. Lattin, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Communication Studies
B.A., Moorhead State University, 1979; M.A., Idaho State University, 1984; Ph.D., University of Oregon, 1992. At Portland, 1992—

Allison Lawrence, M.S.
Instructor, Physics
B.A., Seattle Pacific University, 2006;M.S., PSU, 2009. At Portland, 2015-

Christopher Lee, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Mathematics
B.A., University of Wyoming, 2000; M.S., University of Georgia Athens, 2004; Ph.D., University of Illinois Urbana, 2009. At Portland, 2009—

Lawrence D. Lewis, Ph.D.
Professor, Business Administration
B.B.A., University of Missouri, 1967; M.A., ibid, 1972; Ph.D., University of Nebraska, 1984. At Portland, 2001—

Larizza A. Limjuco, M.S.N
Instructor
B.S.N., University of Portland, 2008; M.S.N., Grand Canyon University, 2011. At Portland, 2015—

Henshiu (Cecelia) Lin, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Business Administration
B.S., San Jose State University, 1990; M.S., ibid, 1994; Ph.D., University of Texas, 2000. At Portland, 2006—

Sr. Sandra E. Lincoln, S.H.C.J., Ph.D.
Professor Emerita, Chemistry4
B.A., Smith College, 1960; M.S., Marquette University, 1970; Ph.D., State University of New York, Stony Brook, 1982. At Portland, 1982—

Roberta D. Lindahl, M.B.A.
Assistant Professor, Business Administration4
B.S., University of Portland, 1997; M.B.A., ibid, 2000. At Portland, 2000—

Ellen Lippman, Ph.D.
Professor, Business Administration
B.A., Colorado College, 1975; M.S., University of Wisconsin, 1978; Ph.D., University of Oregon, 1991. At Portland, 1983-85; 1988—

Shirley J. Loesch, M.Ed.
Instructor, Education
B.S.Ed., Washington State Univ, 1972; M.Ed., Univ Memphis, Administration/Supervision, 1980; M.Ed. , ibid, Counseling/Guideance, 1984.  At Portland, 2004— 

Mindi L. Logan, M.F.A.
Associate Professor, Drama
B.A., University of Idaho, 1986; M.F.A., Rutgers University, 1989. At Portland, 1999—

Jessica E. Logue, Ph.D.
Lecturer, Philosophy
B.A., State University of New York, 2001; M.A., Syracuse University, 2004; Ph.D., ibid, 2006. At Portland, 2008—

Lora L. Looney, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Spanish
B.A., Colorado College, 1987; M.A., University of Chicago, 1990; Ph.D., ibid, 1997. At Portland, 1998—

Sigrun Loos, Ph.D.
Adjunct Instructor, Fine Arts1
Ph.D. University of Salzburg, 1970. At Portland (Salzburg), 1976—

Jennette P. Lovejoy, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Communication Studies
B.A., Whitman College, 2001; M.S., Ohio University, 2007; Ph.D., ibid, 2010. At Portland, 2010—

Wayne (Yuin-Hwa) Lu, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Engineering
B.S., Chung-Chen Institute of Technology, Taiwan, 1973; M.S., University of Oklahoma, 1981; Ph.D., ibid, 1988. At Portland, 1988—

Kenneth E. Lulay, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Engineering
B.S., University of Portland, 1984; M.S., ibid, 1987; Ph.D., University of Washington, 1990. At Portland, 1998—

Lewis Lum, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus, Mathematics4
B.S., Oregon State University, 1968; Ph.D., University of Oregon, 1973. At Portland, 1989—

Manuel J. Macias, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus, Spanish4
B.A., University of Portland, 1951; M.A., ibid, 1952; Diploma, University de Coimbra, Portugal, 1952, 1970; Diploma de Doctor en Filosofia y Letras, University of Madrid, Spain, 1956; Ph.D., Northwestern University, 1963. At Portland, 1958—

Tara Maginnis, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Biology
B.S., University of Montana, 1998; B.A., ibid, 2000; Ph.D., ibid, 2005. At Portland, 2010—

James W. Male, Ph.D.
Sweo Chair in Engineering
Professor, Engineering
B.S., Union College, 1968; Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University, 1973. At Portland, 1997—

Gary L. Malecha, Ph.D. 
Professor, Political Science
B.A., College of St. Thomas, 1976; M.A., University of Notre Dame, 1978; Ph.D., ibid, 1987. At Portland, 1992—

Caroline E. Mann, M.S.L.S.
Senior Librarian, Emeritus, Clark Memorial Library4
B.A., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1975; M.S.L.S., ibid, 1982. At Portland, 1998—

Norah Martin, Ph.D.
Professor, Philosophy
B.A., Connecticut College, 1984; M.Litt., University of Edinburgh, 1989; Ph.D., State University of New York at Stony Brook, 1994. At Portland, 1994—

Louis J. Masson, Ph.D.
Tyson Distinguished Emeritus Professor, English4
B.A., LeMoyne College, 1964; M.A., Syracuse University, 1967; Ph.D., ibid, 1971. At Portland, 1970—

Kala Mayer, Ph.D
Assistant Professor, Nursing
B.S.N., University of Texas, 2005; Ph.D., University of Washington, 2013; M.P.H., ibid, 2014.  At Portland, 2014—

Shannon Kathleen Mayer, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Physics
B.S., Pacific Lutheran University, 1987; M.S., Oregon State University, 1989; Ph.D., ibid, 1997. At Portland, 2002—

Gregory May, Psy.D.
Visiting Assistant Professor
B.A., University of Portland, 1998; M.S., Pacific University, 2005; Psy.D., ibid, 2007. At Portland, 2008—

Steven G. Mayer, Ph.D.
Professor, Chemistry
B.S., Pacific Lutheran University, 1987; M.S., Montana State University, 1997. At Portland, 2002—

Franz Karl Mayr, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus, Philosophy4
Ph.D., University of Innsbruck, 1957. At Portland, 1964-65; 1968—

Rev. Charles F. McCoy, C.S.C., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Mathematics
B.S., Baylor University, 1995; M.S., University of Notre Dame, 1998; Ph.D., ibid, 2000. At Portland, 2009—

Jan McDaneld, Ph.D.
Visiting Assistant Professor, English
B.A., Duke University, 2002; M.A., University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, 2007; Ph.D., University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, 2014. At Portland, 2014—

John McDonald, M.A.
Lecturer, English
B.A., SUNY College at Buffalo, 1990; M.A., Portland State University, 1994. At Portland, 2000—

Lt. Col. Dennis McGee, M.S.
Professor, Military Science
B.A., Rochester Institute of Technology, 1996; M.S., University of Missouri – Rolla, 2001. At Portland 2015-

James E. McKittrick, Jr., M.S.

Visiting Assistant Professor, Business
B.S., University of Southern California, 1978; M.S., University of Oregon, 1982. At Portland, 2009—

Laura Ann McLary, Ph.D.
Professor, German
B.A., Bowling Green State University, 1986; M.A. University of Massachusetts Amherst, 1989; Ph.D., ibid, 1996. At Portland, 1999—

Candace K. McLean, Ph.D.
Visiting Assistant Professor, Theology
B.A., University of Portland, 2001; M.T.S., University of Notre Dame, 2004; Ph.D., ibid, 2012. At Portland, 2013-

Sr. Kathleen McManus, O.P., Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Theology
B.A., College of Mount Saint Vincent, 1980; M.A., Aquinas Institute of Theology, 1989; Ph.D., University of St. Michael’s College. At Portland, 2000—

Matthew J. McQuesten, M.A.
Instructor, Mathematics
B.A., Western Washington University, 2002; M.A.,
California State University, 2008.
At Portland, 2011—

Joseph Nick McRee, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Sociology
B.A., Pacific University, 1992; M.A., The University of Texas, 1996; Ph.D., ibid, 1999. At Portland, 1999—

Patricia McShane, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Philosophy
B.A., DePauw University, 2007; M.S., Georgetown University, 2013; Ph.D., Georgetown University, 2015. At Portland, 2015

Mark R. Meckler, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Business Administration
B.A., Brandeis University, 1985; M.B.A., Michigan State University, 1991; Ph.D., Florida Atlantic University, 2000. At Portland, 1999—

Jeffrey Meiser, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Political Science
B.A., Seattle University, 1999; MESM, University of California, 2001; Ph.D., John Hopkins University, 2011. At Portland, 2014—

Hillary Ann Merk (Gaudio), Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Education
B.A., Washington State University, 2001; M.A., ibid, 2002; Ph.D., ibid, 2008. At Portland, 2008—

Stephanie Michel, M.L.S.
Senior Librarian, Clark Memorial Library
B.A., Linfield College, 1996; M.L.S., Indiana University, 1997. At Portland, 2002—

Gary Mitchell, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Business Administration
B.A., University of California, 1984; M.B.A., ibid, 1988; Ph.D., University of Washington, 2005. At Portland, 2005—

Joane T. Moceri, Ph.D.
Professor, Nursing3
B.S.N., University of Washington, Seattle, 1979; M.N., University of Washington, Tacoma, 2000; University of Washington, Seattle, 2006. At Portland, 2012—

Elise Marie Moentmann, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, History
B.A., Louisiana Tech University, 1985; M.A., ibid, 1988; Ph.D., University of Illinois, 1998. At Portland, 1998—

Judith Montgomery, M.M.
Lecturer Emerita, Music4
B.M.Ed., University of Portland, 1968; M.M., ibid, 1984. At Portland, 1984—

Martin A. Monto, Ph.D.
Professor, Sociology
B.A., Kansas State University, 1987; M.A., University of California, Los Angeles, 1988; Ph.D., ibid, 1992. At Portland, 1992—

Laura Mood, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Nursing
B.A., Michigan State University, 1992; M.S., University of Michigan, 2005; B.S., Valparaiso University, 1995;  Ph.D., OHSU, 2015. At Portland, 2015-

Tamar More, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Physics
B.S., M.I.T., 1987; M.S., Brown University, 1990; Ph.D., ibid, 1996. At Portland, 2000—

Patricia D. Morrell, Ph.D.
Professor, Education
B.S., SUNY College of Environmental Science & Forestry, 1978; M.S., Oregon State University, 1988; Ph.D., ibid, 1992. At Portland, 1996—

Elizabeth Morton, Ph.D.
Instructor, Chemistry
B.S., University of New Haven, 2008; Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University, 2013. At Portland, 2015-

Susan Randles Moscato, Ed.D.
Rev. David Tyson, C.S.C. Distinguished Professorship
Emerita Professor, Nursing4
B.S.N., University of Portland, 1968; M.N., University of California, L.A., 1973; Ed.D., Portland State University, 1987. At Portland, 1996—

Michael P. Mulcrone, Ph.D.
Associate Professor Emeritus, Communication Studies4
B.A., Ohio University, 1971; M.S., University of Oregon, 1988; Ph.D., University of Washington, 1993. At Portland, 1993—

Deborah Susan Munro, D.E.
Assistant Professor, Engineering
B.S., University of the Pacific, 1989; M.S., Stanford University, 1995; D.E., University of California at Davis, 2006. At Portland, 2008—

Patrick C. Murphy, D.M.A.
Associate Professor, Music
B.M.Ed., Washington State University, 1994; M.A.M.Ed., University of Minnesota, 1997; D.M.A., The University of Arizona, 2008. At Portland, 2008—

Susan Murray, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Biology
B.S., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1994, Ph.D., Oregon Health & Science University, 2002. At Portland, 2014—

Dakshina Murty, Ph.D.
Professor, Engineering
B.Tech., IIT Kanpur, India, 1974; M.S.Nuc.E., Univ. of Oklahoma, 1977; M.S.M.E., ibid, 1977; Ph.D., University of Texas Austin, 1982. At Portland, 1981—

Marie E. Napolitano, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Nursing
B.S., Louisiana State University, 1973; B.S., Baylor University, 1975; M.A., University of Washington, 1979; Ph.D., Oregon Health & Sciences, 1992. At Portland, 2007—

Karen Nelson, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Mathematics3
B.A., Lawrence University, 1979; M.B.A., American University, 1981, Ph.D., University of Maryland, 1992. At Portland, 1998—

September T. Nelson, M.S.
Instructor, Nursing
B.S., Pepperdine University, 1993; M.S., University of Oregon, 1997; M.S., University of Portland, 2008. At Portland, 2010—

Meike Niederhausen, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Mathematics
B.A., New College of Florida, 1998; M.S., Purdue University, 2004; Ph.D., ibid, 2005. At Portland, 2005—

Hans Nordstrom, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Mathematics
B.A., Lewis & Clark College, 1996; M.S., University of Oregon, 2001; Ph.D., ibid, 2005. At Portland, 2005—

Andrew M. Nuxoll, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Engineering
B.S., Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology, 1995; Ph.D., University of Michigan, 2007. At Portland, 2007—

Mary A. Oakes, M.S.N.
Instructor, Nursing
B.A., College of St. Scholastica, 1984; M.S.N., University of Phoenix, 2004. At Portland, 2008—

Rev. Gerard J. Olinger, C.S.C., J.D.
Concurrent Assistant Professor, Political Science3
B.S., University of Notre Dame, 2001; J.D., ibid, 2004; M.Div., ibid, 2009. At Portland, 2009—

Kathleen O’Reilly, Ph.D.
Professor, Biology
B.A., University of California, Berkeley, 1988; Ph.D., University of Washington, 1995. At Portland, 1997—

John Clarke Orr, Ph.D.
Professor, English
B.A., Hardin-Simmons University, 1980; M.A., University of Oklahoma, 1983; Ph.D., Duke University, 1992. At Portland, 1993—

Peter M. Osterberg, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Engineering
S.B. & S.M., Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1980; Ph.D., ibid, 1995. At Portland, 1996—

Robert B. Pamplin, Jr., Ph.D.
Professor, Business Administration
B.S., Lewis & Clark College, 1964, 1965, 1966; M.B.A., University of Portland, 1968; M.Ed., ibid, 1975; Ph.D., California Coast University, 1976; D.Min., Western Conservative Baptist Seminary, 1982. At Portland, 1999—

Daniel E. Parker. B.S.
Instructor, Aerospace Studies

B.S., University of Oklahoma, 2009. At Portland, 2015—

Ian D. Parkman
Assistant Professor, Business
B.A., University of Arizona, 2001; M.B.A., University of New Mexico, 2005; Ph.D., University of Oregon, 2010. At Portland, 2013—

Bonnie S. Parks, M.L.I.S.
Senior Librarian, Clark Memorial Library
B.A., John Carroll University, 1992; M.L.I.S., University of Washington, 1998. At Portland, 2007—

Rev. Dan Parrish, C.S.C., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Business Administration
B.A., UP, 1996; M.A., University of Notre Dame, 2008;  Ph. D., University of Michigan, 2015. At Portland, 2015-

Col. Scott D. Peel, B.S.
Professor, Aerospace Studies
B.S., University of Missour-Rolla, 1989; M.A., University of Central Missouri, 1994. At Portland, 2014— 

Valerie J. Peterson, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Mathematics
B.S., Santa Clara University, 2001; M.S., University of Illinois, 2002; Ph.D., ibid, 2009. At Portland, 2009—

Aristides Petrides, Ph.D.
Visiting Assistant Professor, Mathematics
B.S., ITESM Mexico City, 2001; M.S. , Oregon State University, 2008; Ph.D., ibid, 2012. At Portland, 2015

Dann L. Pierce, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Communication Studies
B.A., University of Portland, 1976; M.A., ibid, 1979; Ph.D., University of Iowa, 1985. At Portland, 1987—

Charles M. Pickett, B.S.
Instructor, Business
M.B.A., University of Houston, 1983; B.S., Georgetown University, 1976. At Portland, 2012—

MSG. Charles Pittman, B.A.
Assistant Professor, Military Science
B.A., American Public University System, 2015. At Portland, 2015-


Mark R. Pitzer, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Psychology
B.A., University of Nebraska, 1989; M.A., University of Illinois, 1994; Ph.D., ibid, 1998. At Portland, 2011—

Rev. Claude Pomerleau, C.S.C., Ph.D.
Associate Professor Emeritus, Political Science4
B.A., University of Notre Dame, 1962; Licentiate in Theology, Gregorian University, 1966; M.A., University of Notre Dame, 1968; Ph.D., University of Denver, 1975. At Portland, 1991—

Cara Poor, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Engineering
B.A., OSU, 1997; M.S., University of California at Davis, 1999;  Ph.D., OSU, 2006. At Portland, 2015-

Rev. Mark L. Poorman, C.S.C., Ph.D.
Professor, Theology3
B.A., University of Illinois, 1976; M.Div., University of Notre Dame, 1980; Ph.D., Graduate Theological Union, 1990. At Portland, 2011—

Pamela J. Potter, D.N.S.
Associate Professor, Nursing
B.S., Northern Illinois University, 1974; M.A., University of New Mexico, 1988; D.N.S., Yale University, 2004. At Portland, 2007—

Gregory L. Pulver, M.A.
Associate Professor, Drama
B.A., Humboldt State University, 1987; M.A., ibid, 1993. At Portland, 2012—

Nicole Ralston, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Education
B.A., Linfield College, 2004; M.Ed., University of Nevada, 2007; Ph.D., University of Washington, 2013;  At Portland, 2014—

Lisa J. Reed, J.D.
Associate Professor, Business Administration
B.A., University of Oklahoma, 1984; J.D., Duke University of School of Law, 1988. At Portland, 1997—

Giannina Reyes-Giardiello, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, International Languages and Cultures-Spanish
B.A., Instituto Tecnologico de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey, 1998; M.S., New Mexico State University, 2000;  Ph.D., University of Wisconsin, 2014. At Portland, 2015-

Anissa Taun Rogers, Ph.D.
Professor, Social Work
B.A., University of Utah, 1990; M.A., Ball State University, 1993; M.S.W., University of Utah, 1997; Ph.D., ibid, 1997. At Portland, 1999—

Miroslav C. Rokos, ING.
Associate Professor Emeritus, Engineering4
B.S.M.E., Technology University, Brno, Czechoslovakia, 1952; M.S.M.E., Technical University Prague, Czechoslovakia, 1964. At Portland, 1965—

Bryan D. Rookey, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Sociology
B.A., Eastern Washington University, 2000; M.A., University of Montana, 2003; Ph.D., Washington State University, 2009. At Portland, 2009—

Sally S. Rothacker-Peyton, M.S.N
Instructor, Nursing
B.S.N., Case Western Reserve University, 1977; M.S.N., University of Hawaii at Manoa, 1983. At Portland, 2015—

Sruthi R. Rothenfluch, Ph.D.
Visiting Instructor, Philosophy
B.A., University of Nebraska, 2011; Ph.D., University of Portland, 2003. At Portland, 2014-

Rev. Stephen C. Rowan, Ph.D.

Professor Emeritus, English4
B.A., Fairfield University, 1966; S.T.B., St. Mary’s Seminary & University, 1968; M.A., the University of British Columbia, 1975; Ph.D., ibid, 1985. At Portland, 2007—

W. Stephen Royce, Ph.D.
Associate Professor Emeritus, Psychology4
A.B., Stanford University, 1971; M.S., University of Oregon, 1974; Ph.D., ibid, 1976. At Portland, 1977—

Rev. H. Richard Rutherford, C.S.C., Drs. Theol.
Professor Emeritus, Theology4
B.A., University of Notre Dame, 1961; S.T.L., Gregorian University, 1965; Drs. Theol., Catholic University of Nijmegen, Netherlands, 1970. At Portland, 1976—

Sr. Joan Saalfeld, S.N.J.M., Ph.D.
Associate Professor Emerita, English4
B.A., Marylhurst College, 1964; M.A., Portland State University, 1971; Ph.D., University of Denver, 1976. At Portland, 1977—

Stephanie A. Salomone, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Mathematics
B.A., University of Michigan, 1997; M.A., Boston College, 1999; Ph.D., UCLA, 2005. At Portland, 2005—

Rene Sanchez, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Theology
B.A., Holy Names College, 1991; M.A., University of Notre Dame, 2000; At Portland, 2011—

Alejandro Santana, Ph.D.
E. John Rumpakis Professorship in Hellenic Studies
Associate Professor, Philosophy
B.A., California State University, Fresno, 1990; B.A., ibid, 1992; M.A., University of California, Irvine, 2001. Ph.D., ibid. At Portland, 2003—

Anne M. Pitsch Santiago, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Political Science
B.S., Viterbo College, 1988; M.A., University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 1991; Ph.D., University of Maryland, 2000. At Portland, 2008—

Sarina Saturn, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Psychological Sciences
B.S., University of Oregon, 1997; Ph.D., New York University, 2003. At Portland, 2015-

Laura Schacherer, M.A.
Visiting Assistant Professor, Chemistry
B.A., Reed College, 2001; M.S., Yale University, 2006; M.A., Columbia University, 2008. At Portland, 2014-

Maximillian Schlosshauer, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Physics
M.S., Lund University, 2001; M.S., University of Washington, 2002; Ph.D., ibid, 2005. At Portland, 2012-

James Schmidt, M.S.ECE.
Instructor, Engineering
B.S., Purdue School of Engineering and Technology, IUPUI, 2011; M.S.ECE., ibid, 2011. At Portland, 2015-

Rev. Jeffrey A. Schneibel, C.S.C., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Languages3
B.A., University of Notre Dame, 1980; M.Div. Ibid, 1984; Ph.D., University of Chicago.
At Portland, 2012-

Bernhard R. Schratzberger, Ph.D.
Adjunct Instructor, Mathematics
Ph.D., University of Salzburg, 1998. At Portland, (Salzburg), 1997—

Arthur A. Schulte, Jr., Ph.D., L.L.D.
Pamplin Professor Emeritus, Business Administration4
Ph.B., Comm., University of Notre Dame, 1952; M.B.A., University of Denver, 1959; Ph.D., University of Oregon, 1964; LL.D. (honoris causa), University of Portland, 1990. At Portland, 1958—

Nikolene A. Schulz, M.S.E.
Instructor, Engineering
B.S., University of Washington, 1996; M.S.E., University of Michigan, 1998. At Portland, 2012—

Jane G. Scott, M.L.S.
Associate Librarian, Library
B.A., University of Oregon, 1973; M.L.S., Emporia State University 2004. At Portland, 2014—

James W. Seal, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Business Administration
B.S., University of Southern Mississippi, 1969; M.S., ibid, 1970; Ph.D., University of Illinois, 1977. At Portland, 1977—

Heidi E. K. Senior, M.L.I.S.
Senior Librarian, Clark Memorial Library
B.A., University of Oregon, 1991; M.L.I.S., ibid, 1997. At Portland, 1997—

Elayne J. Shapiro, Ph.D.
Associate Professor Emerita, Communication Studies4
B.A., University of Illinois, 1967; M.A., University of Minnesota, 1973; Ph.D., University of Minnesota, 1993. At Portland, 1987—

Rev. Charles D. Sherrer, C.S.C., Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus, English4
A.B., University of Notre Dame, 1958; S.T.B., Gregorian University, 1960; S.T.L., ibid, 1962; M.A., University of Notre Dame, 1965; Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1969. At Portland, 1963-64; 1969-74; 1982—

Casey Shillam, Ph.D.
Associate Dean, Associate Professor, Nursing
B.A., PSU, 2000; B.S., OHSU, 2002; M.S., OHSU, 2004; Ph.D., OHSU, 2008. At Portland, 2015—

Louisa Davis Sills, M.N.
Instructor, Nursing
B.S.N., University of Portland, 1989; M.N., Oregon Health Sciences University, 1994. At Portland, 2008—

Frances J. Simmons, M.S.
Instructor, Nursing
B.S.N., University of California, Chico, 1970; M.S., University of Colorado, 1973. At Portland, 1989—

Zachary Simmons, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Psychology
B.S., Case Western Reserve University, 2001; Ph.D., University of California Santa Barbara, 2012. At Portland, 2013-

Michael D. Snow, Ph.D.
Rev. David Tyson, C.S.C. Distinguished Professorship
Professor Emeritus, Biology4
B.A., Sacramento State College, 1967; Ph.D., Washington State University, 1974. At Portland, 1970—

Diane L. Sotak, M.L.S.
Senior Librarian, Clark Memorial Library
B.S., University of Michigan, 1988; M.L.S., Syracuse University, 1996. At Portland, 2001—

Br. Donald J. Stabrowski, C.S.C., Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus, History and Political Science4
B.A., St. Edward’s University, 1963; M.A., Indiana University, 1967; M.S., ibid, 1969; M.A., University of Notre Dame, 1979; Ph.D., ibid, 1985. At Portland, 1988—

Debra L. Stephens, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Business Administration
B.A., University of Texas at Austin, 1975; M.A., University of Chicago, 1981; Ph.D., ibid, 1983. At Portland, 1997—

Susan B. Stillwell, D.N.P.
Associate Professor, Nursing3
B.S., College of St. Teresa, 1972; M.S.N., University of Flordia, 1982; D.N.P., Samford University, 2009. At Portland, 2012—

Susie Stragnell, M.S.
Instructor, Nursing
B.S.N., University of Utah, 1976. M.S., Oregon Health Sciences University, 2005. At Portland, 2006—

Diana Sullivan, M.B.A.
Visiting Instructor, Business Administration
B.S., University of Portland, 1990; M.B.A., ibid., 2004. At Portland, 2015-

Elinor L. Sullivan, Ph.D
Assistant Professor, Biology
B.A., Willamette University, 2000; Ph.D., Oregon Health & Sciences University, 2006. At Portland, 2011—

Scott L. Swenson, M.B.A.
Visiting Instructor, Business Administration
B.B.A., Southern Methodist University, 1980; M.B.A., University of Texas, 1990. At Portland, 2015-

Joshua Swidzinski, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, English
B.A., Concordia University, 2007; M.A., Dalhousie University, 2008; Ph.D., Columbia University, 2015. At Portland, 2015-

Craig A. Swinyard, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Mathematics
B.A., University of Portland, 1998; M.S.,Portland State University, 2002; Ph.D., ibid, 2006. At Portland, 2008—

Mojtaba B. Takallou, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Engineering
B.S., California State University, Fresno; 1977; M.S., Oregon State University, 1980; Ph.D., ibid, 1986. At Portland, 1985—

David W. Taylor, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Biology
B.A., University of Connecticut, 1994; B.S., ibid, 1994; M.S., University of Michigan, 1996; Ph.D., ibid, 2001. At Portland, 2010—

Agnes Tenney, Ph.D.
Associate Professor Emerita, Chemistry4
A.B., Regis College, Mass., 1968; Ph.D., Indiana University, 1975. At Portland, 1977—

Peter R. Thacker, Ed.D.
Associate Professor, Education
B.A., Antioch College, 1971; M.A.T., Lewis and Clark College, 1981; Ed.D., Harvard University, 1990. At Portland, 2004—

Patricia A. Thompson, M.A.T.
Instructor, Education
B.A., Carroll College, 1975; M.A.T., Lewis and Clark College, 1978. At Portland, 2013-

Paula Tower, Ph.D.
Lecturer, Biology
B.A., Oregon Health Sciences University, 1980; Ph.D., Oregon State University, 1987. At Portland, 2013-

Lara Trout, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Philosophy
B.A., Rockhurst College, 1991; M.A., Marquette University, 1995; Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University, 2005. At Portland, 2005—

David Turnbloom, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Theology
B.A., University of St. Thomas, 2006; M.S., Weston Jesuit School of Theology, 2008; Ph.D., Boston College, 2015. At Portland, 2015-

Eugenijus Urnezius, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Chemistry
D.S., Vilnius University, 1992; Ph.D., Case Western Reserve University, 1999. At Portland, 2009—

Mark W. Utlaut, Ph.D.
Professor, Physics
B.S., University of Colorado, 1974; Ph.D., University of Chicago, 1980. At Portland, 1988—

Kathryn Van Hook, Ph.D.
Visiting Assistant Professor, Biology
B.A. Carroll College, 2004; Ph.D., OHSU, 2013. At Portland, 2015 -

Edward J. Valente, Ph.D.
Professor, Chemistry
B.S., University of California, 1971; Ph.D., University of Washington, 1977. At Portland, 2009—
Kathryn Van Hook, Ph.D.
Visiting Assistant Professor, Biology
B.A. Carroll College, 2004; Ph.D., OHSU, 2013. At Portland, 2015 -

Jacqueline Van Hoomissen, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Biology
B.S., University of Portland, 1997; Ph.D., University of Georgia, 2002. At Portland, 2002—

Tammy VanDeGrift, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Engineering
B.A., Gustavus Adophus College, 1999; M.S., University of Washington, 2001; Ph.D., ibid, 2005. At Portland, 2005—

Steven R. Vegdahl, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Engineering
B.S., Stanford University, 1976; Ph.D., Carnegie-Mellon University, 1982. At Portland, 1996—

Amber Vermeesch, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Nursing
B.A., Davidson College, 2001; M.S.N., Vanderbilt University, 2006; Ph.D., University of Miami, 2011. At Portland, 2014—

Shazib Z. Vijlee, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering 
B.S., University of Texas, 2004; M.S., ibid, 2006; Ph.D., University of Washington, 2014. At Portland, 2014—

Jacqueline M. Waggoner, Ed.D.
Associate Professor, Education
B.S., Portland State University, 1973; M.S., ibid, 1975; Ed.D., ibid and University of Oregon, 1983. At Portland, 2004—

Hildgund Walterskirchen, M.A.
Adjunct Instructor, Music1
B.M., Mozarteum, Salzburg, 1968. M.A., University of Salzburg, 1977. At Portland (Salzburg), 1975—

Valerie Walters, Ph.D.
Instructor, Chemistry
B.A., Kalamazoo College, 1978; M.Phil, M.S., Yale University, 1982;  Ph.D., ibid, 1985; M.S., Drexel University, 2007; At Portland, 2013—

Joanne R. Warner, Ph.D.
Professor Emerita, Nursing4
B.A., Augustana College, 1972; M.A., Univ. of Iowa, 1976; Ph.D., Indiana Univ., 1990. At Portland, 2005—

Matthew D. Warshawsky, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Spanish
B.A., Swarthmore College, 1992; M.A., Ohio State University, 1998; Ph.D., Ohio State University, 2002. At Portland, 2002—

Rev. Ronald J. Wasowski, C.S.C., Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Environmental Science
B.S., University of Notre Dame, 1970; M.Th., ibid, 1973; M.A., University of California at Los Angeles, 1978; Ph.D., ibid, 1983. At Portland, 1998—

John L. Watzke, Ph.D.
Professor, Education3
B.A., University of Iowa, 1990; M.A., ibid, 1994; Ph.D., Ibid, 2000. At Portland, 2010—

Sarah Nike Weiger, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, English
B.A., University of Michigan, 2003; M.A., Cornell Univ., 2007; Ph.D., ibid, 2011. At Portland, 2011—

Christine Lynn Weilhoefer, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Biology
B.A., Connecticut College, 1994; M.A., University of Texas, 1998; Ph.D., Portland State University, 2005. At Portland, 2012—

Bruce N. Weitzel, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Education
B.S., Portland State University, 1969; M.S., ibid, 1971; Ph.D., Michigan State University, 1980. At Portland, 2004—

Karl Wetzel, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus, Physics4
B.S., Georgetown University, 1959; M.S., Yale University, 1960; Ph.D., ibid, 1965. At Portland, 1969—

Rev. Arthur F. Wheeler, C.S.C., Ph.D.
Associate Professor, History3
B.S.F.S., Georgetown University, 1973; M.A., University of Notre Dame, 1976; Ph.D., ibid, 1979; M.Div., ibid, 1983. At Portland, 1987—

Jeffrey S. White, M.A.
Instructor, German
B.A., Ohio State University, 1988; M.A., University of Massachusetts, 1991; M.S., Portland State University, 2009. At Portland, 2013—

Kaye Wilson-Anderson, D.N.S.
Associate Professor, Nursing
B.S.N., Delta State University, 1981. D.N.S., Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, 2003. At Portland, 2007—

Warren J. L. Wood, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Chemistry
B.S., Willamette University, 2000; Ph.D., University of California, 2005. At Portland, 2007—

Blair D. Woodard, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, History
B.A., University of California, 1992; M.A., University of New Mexico, 2001; Ph.D., ibid, 2010. At Portland, 2012—

Aaron Wootton, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Mathematics
BSc., University of Southampton, 1998; Ph.D., University of Arizona, 2004. At Portland, 2005—

Wilfred Wu, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Business Administration
B.S., University of Illinois, 1991;  M.B.A., Boston University, 1996; Ph.D., University of Oklahoma, 2006. At Portland, 2014—

Anita Lee Malen Wynne, Ph.D.
Professor Emerita, Nursing4
B.S., San Diego State University, 1972; M.S., University of Colorado, 1974; Ph.D., University of Oklahoma, 1982; F.N.P., Gonzaga University, 1996. At Portland, 1981—

Zia A. Yamayee, Ph.D.
Br. Godfrey Vassallo, C.S.C. Distinguished Professorship
Professor, Engineering
B.S.E.E., Kabul University 1972; M.S.E.E., Purdue University, 1976; Ph.D., ibid, 1978. At Portland, 1996—

Min Yu, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Business Administration
B.E., Tongji University, 2005; M.E., ibid, 2008; Ph.D., University of Massachusetts Amherst, 2012. At Portland, 2012—

Gerhard Zecha, Ph.D.
Adjunct Professor, Philosophy1
Ph.D., University of Salzburg, 1968. At Portland, (Salzburg), 1968-75, 1976—

Loretta E. Zimmerman, Ph.D.
Professor Emerita, History4
B.A., Newcomb College, 1957; M.A., Tulane University, 1961; Ph.D., ibid, 1964. At Portland, 1967—