Academic Departments

The College of Arts & Sciences has 10 departments and the School of the Arts (SOTA) that confer degrees in fine arts, mathematics, behavioral and social sciences, humanities, organizational leadership and natural sciences.

Many students can also select a track of specialization or pursue secondary education certification in their major.

BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES
    Dr. Patrick Schultheis, Interim Department Chair
    Kristin Rebold, Academic Coordinator
    Vicki Hugo, Administrative Secretary

 

CHEMISTRY
    Dr. Keith Walters, Department Chair
    Katie Lovold, Academic Coordinator

 

ENGLISH
    Dr. Emily Detmer-Goebel, Department Chair
    Julie Hess, Academic Coordinator
    Autumn Shuler, Administrative Secretary

 

HISTORY & GEOGRAPHY
    Dr. Burke Miller, Department Chair
    Janice Rachford, Academic Coordinator
    Lou Stuntz, Administrative Secretary

 

INTEGRATIVE STUDIES
    Dr. Rudy Garns, Interim Director & Program Advisor

 

MATHEMATICS & STATISTICS
    Dr. Roger Zarnowski, Department Chair
    Suzanne Ritchie, Academic Coordinator
    Joni Landwehr, Administrative Secretary

PHYSICS & GEOLOGY
    Dr. Michael Roth, Department Chair
    Diana Estep, Academic Coordinator
    Pam Kremer, Administrative Secretary

 

POLITICAL SCIENCE, CRIMINAL JUSTICE, & ORGANIZATIONAL LEADERSHIP
    Dr. Shamima Ahmed, Department Chair
    Margo Wheatley, Academic Coordinator
    Samra Pilav, Administrative Secretary

 

PSYCHOLOGICAL SCIENCE
    Dr. Jeff Smith, Department Chair
    Debbie Kelly, Academic Coordinator
    Lynne Fuhrmann, Administrative Secretary

 

SOCIOLOGY, ANTHROPOLOGY, & PHILOSOPHY
    Dr. Sharyn Jones, Department Chair
    Melinda Berry, Academic Coordinator
    Anita Mink, Administrative Secretary

 

WORLD LANGUAGES & LITERATURES
    Dr. Caryn Connelly, Department Chair
    Kendra Hein, Academic Coordinator

SCHOOL OF THE ARTS
    Kenneth Jones, M.F.A., Director
    Thomas McGovern, M.F.A., Associate Director
    Ronda Schweitzer-Hardy, Assistant to the Director