2004-2005 UAF Catalog  

Faculty, Staff and Emeriti

Faculty and Staff: A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, I, J, K, L, M, N, O, P, Q, R, S, T, U, V, W, X, Y, Z


Wackerbauer, Renate-2001-Assistant Professor of Physics (2001), CSEM. Technical University, ’90, Diploma; Max-Planck Institute for Extraterrestrial Physics ’95, Ph.D.

Wade, Craig-1997-Safety Officer - Codes and Safety (2000), VCAS.

Wagaman, Jenn-1998-Public Affairs Coordinator (2001), Adjunct Instructor (2001), ARSC. University of Alaska Fairbanks ’96, B.A.; ’00, M.A.

Wagner, Diane-2002-Assistant Professor of Biology (2002), CSEM/IAB. University of California, Berkeley ’86, B.A.; Princeton University ’94, Ph.D.

Walker, Donald H. (Skip)-1999-Professor of Geobotany (2001), CSEM/IAB. University of Colorado, Boulder ’72, B.A.; ’77, M.A.; ’81, Ph.D.

Wallace, Lisa-2002-Associate Professor of Justice (2002), CLA.

Wallace, Wesley K.-1985-Professor of Geology (1995), CSEM/IAB. Rice University ’72, B.A.; University of Washington ’76, M.S.; ’81, Ph.D.

Walsh, Daniel E.-1982-Professor of Mineral Preparation Engineering (1999), SME. University of Alaska ’81, B.S.; ’85, M.S.; P.E.

Walsh, John E.-2001-President’s Professor of Global Climate Change (2001), IARC. Dartmouth College ’70, B.A.; Massachusetts Institute of Technology ’74, Ph.D.

Walters, Laurel L.-1988-Senior Research Associate in Medical Entomology (1988), IAB. University of California Riverside ’71, B.A.; ’76, M.S.; University of California Davis ’83, Ph.D.

Wang, Ivan-1999-Research Associate (1999), SFOS/JC. University of California San Diego ’93, B.S.

Wang, Jia-1998-Research Associate Professor of Marine Science (1998), IARC. Ocean University of Qingdao, China ’79, B.Sc.; ’83, M.Sc.; McGill University ’93, Ph.D.

Warbelow, Arthur W.-1990-Assistant Professor of Accounting and Information Systems (1990), SOM. University of Alaska Fairbanks ’85, M.B.A.; Harvard ’91, Ph.D.

Ward, Charles B.-1991-Mechanical Engineer, Utilities Division (1991), FS/VCAS. University of Alaska Fairbanks ’86, B.S.E.E.; P.E.

Ward, Cindy-1993-Contract Manager (1993), Design and Construction Division (1993), FS. University of Alaska Fairbanks ’86, B.S.M.E.; ’95, M.S.

Ward, Marie-1995-Assistant to the Museum Director (1997), UAM. Chico State College ’58, B.A.

Ward, Penelope H.-1995-Affiliate Assistant Professor of Psychology (1995), CLA. Catholic University ’70, B.S.N.; University of California, San Francisco ’72, M.S.; University of Alaska Fairbanks ’95, Ph.D.

Warley, Timothy-2002-Assistant SRC Manager/Assistant Intramural Director (2002), ATHREC. B.A.

Waters, Kaye-1990-Instructor of Early Childhood Development, Independent Learning Program (1990), CRA.

Watkins, Brenton J.-1980-Professor of Physics (1991), CSEM/GI. University of Adelaide ’68, B.S.; La Trobe University ’72, M.S.; University of Alaska ’74, Ph.D.

Weber, Jane-1993-Associate Professor of Developmental Mathematics (2003), CRA. University of Alaska Fairbanks ’88, B.S.; ’91, M.S.

Webster, Joan Parker-2000-Assistant Professor of Education (2000), SOED. University of Houston ’91, B.S.; Western Washington University ’97, M.Ed.; University of Houston ’00, Ed.D.

Weflen, Arvid-1977-Professor of Airframe and Powerplant/Aviation Technology (2002), TVC. St. Cloud State College ’71, B.S.

Weimar, Leonard C.-1967-Port Engineer (1980), SFOS/IMS.

Weingartner, Thomas J.-1988-Associate Professor of Marine Science (1999), SFOS/IMS. Cornell University ’74, B.S.; University of Alaska ’80, M.S.; North Carolina State University ’89, Ph.D.

Weise, John-1999-Assistant Professor, Director of REPP (1999), SOED. University of Alaska Fairbanks ’74, B.Ed.; ’78, M.Ed.; University of Oregon, Eugene ’90, Ph.D.

Weller, Gunter E.-1968-Director, Center for Global Change, CGCASR (1990), Professor of Geophysics Emeritus (2003), CSEM/GI. University of Melbourne ’62, B.S.; ’64, M.S.; ’68, Ph.D.

Whalen, Michael T.-1995-Associate Professor of Geology (2001), CSEM/GI. Rutgers University ’82, B.A.; University of Montana ’85, M.S.; Syracuse University ’93, Ph.D.

Wheat, C. Geoffrey-1994-Research Associate Professor of Marine Science (1999) and Regional Coordinator (1994), SFOS/WCPR, GURU. University of New Hampshire ’83, B.S.; University of Washington ’86, M.S.; ’90, Ph.D.

Wheeler, Gina-1993-Dispatch Manager, Fire Department (1998), VCAS.

Wheeler, Robert A.-1997-Associate Professor of Forestry Extension (1997), CES. Oregon State University ’73, B.S.; Colorado State University ’78, M.S.; Oregon State University ’86, B.S.; Purdue University ’93, Ph.D.

White, Daniel-1995-Associate Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering (2000), and Coordinator for Environmental Engineering and Environmental Quality Science (2001), CSEM. Colorado College ’90, B.A.; Washington University ’91, B.S.; University of Notre Dame ’95, Ph.D.; P.E.

Whitehorn, Joyce-1998-Executive Officer (1998), SOM. University of Alaska Fairbanks ’96, A.A.; ’97, B.A.; ’97, B.B.A.; ’98 M.B.A.

Whitledge, Terry-1998-Professor of Marine Science (1998), SFOS/IMS. Western Illinois University ’64, B.S.; ’66, M.S.; University of Washington ’72, Ph.D.

Whitney, Jim-2000-Archaeology Collection Manager (2000), UAM. Cornell University ’97, B.S.; University of Washington ’00, M.A.

Wichmann, Henry-1986-Professor of Accounting and Information Systems (1986), SOM. University of Denver ’62, B.S.; Colorado State College ’64, M.A.; University of Northern Colorado ’72, Ph.D.; C.P.A.

Wicks, Mavis-2003-Y-K Coordinator (2003), IAC/CRA. University of Northern Iowa, B.A.

Wiechen, Heinz-2004-Associate Professor of Space Physics (2004), CSEM/GI. Ruhr-University Bochum ’85, Diploma; ’89, Ph.D.

Wiener, Debbie L.-1998-Resident Director (1998), STUAFF. University of Minnesota ’96, B.A.

Wiens, Jonathan J.-1996-Associate Professor of Mathematics (2001), CSEM. University of Oregon ’85, B.S.; ’96, Ph.D.

Wies, Richard-1999-Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering (1999), CSEM/. University of Wyoming ’92, B.S.; ’95, M.S.; ’99, Ph.D.

Willert, Ann T.-1989-Fiscal Officer (1989), KUC/CRA. University of Alaska Fairbanks Kuskokwim Campus ’93, A.A.; ’99, B.A.

Williams, Don-1990-Project Engineer, Physical Plant (1990), VCAS.

Williams, Frank L.-1992-Director, ARSC (1996) and Professor of Civil and Mechanical Engineering (1992), CSEM. Northwestern University ’68, B.S.; Stanford University ’70, M.S.; ’73, Ph.D.

Williams, LaJuana K.-2001-Coordinator, Office of Multicultural Affairs (2001), STUAFF. Northern Illinois University ’84, B.S.; ’89, M.S.Ed.; ’96, Ed.D.

Wilm, Helga-1968-Executive Officer for Administration (1999), IARC.

Wilner, Eduardo M.-1999-Assistant Professor of Philosophy (1999), CLA. University CA, Argentina ’85, Lic.; University of Manitoba ’88, M.S.; University of Guelph ’90, M.A.; ’95, Ph.D.

Willson, Berda-1999-Instructor of Rural Development (1999), NWC/DANRD/CRA. University of Alaska Fairbanks ’96, B.A.

Wilson, Crystal D.-1990-Coordinator - Tok Center (1998), IAC/CRA. A.A.S.

Wilson, Emily Ipalook-2002-Instructor of Inupiaq (2002), ANLC. University of alaska ’75, B.A.; ’96, B.A.; ’90, M.Ed.

Wilson, Margaret-2003-Instructor, Allied Health (2003), CRA. Sacred Heart School of Nursing, Spokane, WA.

Wilson, Pauline Gunter-1979-Assistant Professor of Library Science (1982), LIB. Wheaton College ’66, B.A.; Columbia University ’78, M.L.S.

Wilson, Scott-2003-Sports Information Director (2003), ATHREC. Eastern Kentucky University ’84, B.A.; Eastern Kentucky University ’92, M.S.

Wilson, Terril E.-1998-Assistant Professor of Mining Engineering (1998), SME. Colorado School of Mines ’61; Pennsylvania State University ’73, M.S.; University of California, Berkeley ’85, M.S.; University of Kentucky ’98, Ph.D.; P.E.

Winker, Kevin S.-1997-Associate Professor of Biology and Curator of Ornithology (2001), CSEM/UAM. University of Minnesota ’84, B.A., ’84, B.S., ’88, M.S., ’91, Ph.D.

Wisen, Craig-2002-Assistant Professor (2002), SOM. University of North Carolina ’87, B.A.; Indiana University ’89, M.B.A.; ’02, Ph.D.

Witmer, Dennis-1994-Research Assistant Professor (1998), CSEM, INE. Millersville University ’80, B.S.; University of Pennsylvania ’85, Ph.D.

Witte, William-1998-Computer and Lab Coordinator (1998), CSEM. Carleton College ’78, B.S.; University of Alaska Fairbanks ’82, M.S.; Columbia University ’91, M.Ph.; ’91, Ph.D.

Wohlford, Cameron M.-1998-Engineering Assistant, Design and Construction Division (1998), FS. University of Alaska Fairbanks ’97, B.S.C.E.

Wolsko, Christopher-2002-Assistant Professor of Psychology (2002), CLA.

Wolter, Bjørn-2001-Assistant Professor of Biology (2001), CRA. Western Washington University’98, B.S.; ’00, M.S.

Wood, Margaret K.-1987-Acting Director, Northwest Campus (2002), CRA. University of Washington ’59, B.S.; University of Oregon ’68, M.S.; ’77, Ph.D.

Woolford, Katrina-2000-Textbook Coordinator, Bookstore (2000), STUAFF.

Wooller, Matthew J.-2002-Assistant Professor of Marine Science (2002), SFOS/IMS/INE. Worcester University, U.K. ’93, B.S.; University of Wales Bangor, U.K. ’95, M.S.; University of Wales Swansea, U.K. ’99, Ph.D.

Worley, Gerald Michael-1988-Instructor of Political Science, Independent Learning Program (1988), CRA.

Wright, Miranda H.-2002-Assistant Professor of Rural Development and Academic Program Head (2003), CRA. University of Alaska Fairbanks ’92, B.A., ’95, M.A.

Wrightsman, Lynn A.-1995-Office Manager, Financial Services (1998), VCAS.

Wu, Jingfeng-2001-Research Associate Professor (2001), IARC. Qingdao Ocean University, China ’83, B.S.; Xiamen University, China ’86, M.S.; University of Delaware ’95, Ph.D.

Wynne, Kathleen M.-1988-Associate Professor of Marine Biology (1996), SFOS/MAP. University of Idaho ’77. B.S.; ’81, M.S.

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