2006-2007 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


Bachert, Thomas K.--1984--Network System Analyst (2000), ARSC. Northland College '80, BA.

Baergen, Alice J.--1983--Business Coordinator (2002), VCAS.

Bahls, Donald M.--2003--User Services Consultant (2003), ARSC. St. Olaf College '97, BA; University of Alaska Fairbanks '03, BS.

Bahr, Jeremy N.--2003--Pub Manager (2003), Wood Center Pub, SES. University of Alaska Fairbanks '02, BS.

Bailey, Joel P.--2004--Research Professional (2004), INE/CEM. DeVry University '01, BS.

Bailey, Joellen D.--1997--Instructor of Computer Information and Office Systems, Independent Learning Program (2000), IAC/CRCD. Emory University '91, BA.

Bailey, Scott M.--2002--Assistant Professor of Physics (2002), CNSM/GI. Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University '90, BS; University of Colorado '94, MS; '95, PhD.

Baird, Susan M.--2005--Development Coordinator (2005), KUC/CRCD. Western New England College '91, AA; Chadron State College, NE '95, BA; Regis University '97, MSME.

Baker, Carrie C.--2005--Assistant Professor (2005), Theatre, CLA. Middlebury College '96, BA; University of California, Irvine '02, MFA.

Baker, Victoria N.--1999--Research Assistant Professor (2003), MAP/SFOS. University of Washington '81, BA; University of Alaska Anchorage '02, MEd.

Baker, Virginia (Ginger)--1994--Instructor of Computer Information and Office Systems (2005), CDE/CRCD. University of Alaska Fairbanks '93, BS; '01, MBA.

Banas, Michael G.--1993--Engineer (1993), IMS/SFOS.

Bandopadhyay, Sukumar--1982--Professor of Mining Engineering (1992), CEM. Banaras Hindu University, India '75, BS; '75, MTech; Pennsylvania State University '79, MS; '82, PhD.

Bankhead, Mary L.--2004--Resident Director (2004), Residence Life, SES. Indiana State University '01, BS; Eastern Illinois University '03, MS.

Barber, Valerie A.--1990--Research Assistant Professor of Forest Products (2004), AFES/SNRAS. Florida Institute of Technology '78, BS; University of Alaska Fairbanks '95, MS; '02, PhD.

Barboza, Perry S.--1997--Associate Professor of Biology (2002), CNSM. University of South Wales, Kensington '82, BS; '83, BS; University of New England, Armidale, Australia '86, PhD.

Bargar, Harold (Ed) E.--1999--Research Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering (2003), CEM. University of Nebraska '77, BS; University of Alaska Fairbanks '96, MS; '03, PhD.

Baring, Thomas J.--1995--User Services Programmer Specialist (2002), ARSC. Carleton College '83, BS; University of Colorado '91, MS.

Barnes, Brian M.--1986--Professor of Biology and Wildlife (1991), CNSM; Director (2002), IAB. University of California, Riverside '77, BS; University of Washington '83, PhD. P.E.

Barnes, David (Dave)--1999--Associate Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering (2004), CEM. New Mexico State University '85, BS; '87, MS; Colorado State University '97, PhD. P.E.

Barnett, Tim--2003--Executive Dean, Student and Enrollment Services (2003), SES. University of Nebraska '76, BA; Azusa Pacific University '85, MA; Claremont Graduate School '97, PhD.

Barnhardt, Carol A.--1980--Associate Professor of Education (2002), SOE. North Dakota State University '65, BS; University of Alaska Fairbanks '81, MA; University of British Columbia '94, PhD.

Barnhardt, Raymond J.--1970--Professor of Cross-Cultural Studies (1980), CLA; Director, Center for Cross-Cultural Studies; Instructor of Education, Independent Learning Program, CDE/CRCD. North Dakota State University '65, BS; Johns Hopkins University '67, MEd; University of Oregon '70, PhD.

Barrick, Kenneth (Ken) A.--1985--Associate Professor of Geography (1992), SNRAS. Shippenburg University of Pennsylvania '74, BA; Southern Illinois University Carbondale '82, MS; '83, PhD.

Barry, Ronald (Ron) P.--1991--Associate Professor of Statistics (1997), Mathematics and Statistics, CNSM. University of Alaska Anchorage '84, AA; University of Alaska Fairbanks '85, BS; '87, MS; University of California, Irvine '91, PhD.

Bartlett, Christa L.--2000--Assistant Professor of Medical Assisting (2003), TVC/CRCD. University of Alaska Fairbanks '04, AAS.

Bartlett, Michelle K.--2003--Director, Summer Sessions (2003), PROV. Washington University '67, BS; St. Louis University '71, MA.

Basham, Lynn--1986--Instructor of English (1988), CLA. San Jose State University '66, BA; '76, MA.

Bastille, Derek L.--1991--HPC User Consultant (1996), ARSC. Community College of the Air Force '91, AAS; University of Alaska Fairbanks '95, BS; '98, MS.

Batten, Alan R.--1976--Research Associate (1976), MUSEUM. Colorado State University '66, BS; University of Alaska Fairbanks '77, MS.

Baumgartner, Michael A.--2004--Coordinator, McGrath Center (2004), IAC/CDE/CRCD. University of Alaska Fairbanks '69, BEd.

Bayer, Nancy P.--2005--Family Nurse Practitioner (2005), Center for Health and Counseling, SES. Seattle University '77, BSN; Oregon Health Sciences University '98, MN.

Bayles, Lucy J.--2002--Assistant Professor of Extension, District Home Economist (2002), CES/KUC/CRCD. Miami University '67, BS; '67, MS; Ball State University '82, MD; '87, EdD.

Beane, Leonard F.--1994--Assistant Professor (2005), TVC/CRCD. University of Alaska Fairbanks '04, AAS.

Beaudreault, Samuel A.--1993--Police Officer (1993), Police, VCAS. University of Alaska Fairbanks '94, BA; Alaska Law Enforcement Training Academy '95, Certificate.

Becker, Brandon P.--2002--Systems Programmer/Analyst (2002), ARSC. University of Alaska Fairbanks '03, BS.

Bedford, Virginia L.--1990--Technical Systems Director (1994), ARSC. Pennsylvania State University '79, BA; '83, BS; Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University '88, MS; University of Alaska Fairbanks '05, MBA.

Beget, James (Jim) E.--1984--Professor of Geology (1996), CNSM/GI. Columbia University '74, BA; University of Washington '77, MS; '81, PhD.

Beks, Christian G.--2002--Term Assistant Professor (2005), TVC/CRCD. University of Alaska Fairbanks '01, Certificate.

Bender, Laura E.--1983--Manager (2004), GRAD. University of Alaska Fairbanks '80, AA; '82, BEd.

Berge, Anna M.--2001--Assistant Professor of Linguistics (2001), CLA. University of Wisconsin-Madison '88, BA; University of California, Berkeley '91, MA; '92, MSLIS; '97, PhD.�

Berkey, Adam W.--2004--Resident Director (2004), Residence Life, SES. University of Alaska Fairbanks '04, BA.

Berman, Gerald S.--1980--Professor of Sociology and Social Work (1992), CLA. University of Michigan '56, BA; Case Western Reserve University '63, MSW; '70, PhD.

Berrie, Terri J.--1999--Medical Assistant (2002), Center for Health and Counseling, SES.

Berry Bertram, Kathryn A.--1991--Education Outreach Director (2000), GI. Wittenberg University '80, BA; Indiana University '83, MS.

Bhatt, Uma S.--1998--Associate Professor of Atmospheric Sciences (2004), CNSM/GI. University of Pittsburgh '83, BEd, BA; University of Wisconsin '89, MS; '96, PhD.

Bicigo, James M.--1998--Associate Professor of Music (2004), CLA. University of Michigan '88, BM; Western Michigan University '93, MA; Michigan State University '98.

Bickford, Sonja H.--2004--Intellectual Property, Technical Program and Public Relations Officer (2004), OEM. Appalachian State University '00, BS; Arkansas State University '01, MBA.

Bierman, Peter M.--2004--Assistant Professor of Extension, Land Resources Agent (2004), CES. University of Minnesota '85, BS; '88, MS; '93, MS.

Bigelow, Nancy H.--1998--Director, Alaska Quaternary Center (1998), Research Associate (1998), CNSM. University of Vermont '82, BA; University of Alaska Fairbanks '91, MA; '97, PhD.

Bigjim, Frederick S.--1986--Instructor of Alaska Native Politics, Independent Learning Program (1986), CDE/CRCD. University of Alaska Fairbanks '72, BA; Harvard University '73, MEd; University of Alaska Anchorage '74, BEd.

Billings, Shane F.--2004--Research Professional (2004), INE. University of Alaska Fairbanks '95, BS; '00, MS.

Bills, Nathanael L.--1995--Network Systems Specialist (1995), ARSC. University of Alaska Southeast '88, AA; University of Alaska Fairbanks '93, BS.

Bird, Roy K.--1984--Professor of English (1991); Director, Honors Program (1998), CLA. Brigham Young University '72, BA; '74, MA; William Marsh Rice University '82, PhD.

Birklid, Cathy A.--1979--Fiscal Officer (1993), CES. University of Alaska Fairbanks '77, AA; '77, BBA.

Biswas, Abhijit--2005--Research Scientist (2005), OEM. Banaras Hindu University '89, BS; '92, MS; '99, PhD.

Blake, John E.--1988--Director of Research Integrity (2001), Associate Professor (1994); Attending Veterinarian (1988), CRS. University of Saskatchewan '80, DVM; '87, MVetSc.

Blanchard, Arny L.--1986--Research Associate (1996), IMS/SFOS. University of Alaska Fairbanks '89, BS.

Bluhm, Bodil A.--2002--Research Assistant Professor of Marine Science (2002), IMS/SFOS. Kiel University '97, MS; Bremen University '00, PhD.

Blurton, David M.--1989--Associate Professor of Justice (1997); Department Chair (2005), CLA. Humboldt State University '75, BS; University of Montana '85, JD.

Boatwright, Sandra--1993--Proposal Coordinator and Technical Editor (1993), INE. Virginia Intermont College '86, BA; University of Pittsburgh '89, MFA.

Boggs, Jennifer (J.J.)--2004--Leadership Program Coordinator (2004), Wood Center, SES. Western Maryland College '92, BA.

Bogosyan, Seta--2002--Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering (2002), CEM. Istanbul Technical University '81, BS; '84, MS; '91, PhD.

Boone, Richard D.--1995--Associate Professor of Biology (1999), CNSM/IAB. Oberlin College '77, ABA; Oregon State University '82, MS; University of Massachusetts, Amherst '89, PhD.

Borgeson, Cory R.--1986--Term Instructor of Business Administration (1999), SOM. Oakland University '78, BA; Drake University School of Law '81, JD.

Boswood, Kristina (Kristel) G.--2002--Administrative Coordinator (2004), Career Services, SES. University of Alaska Fairbanks '97, BA.

Bowden, Earlina E.--2001--Director, Office of Equal Opportunity (2005), CHANC. University of North Carolina at Greensboro '73, BA; University of LaVerne '89, MPA.

Bowman, Latrice N.--1996--Instructor of Mathematics (2005), CNSM. University of Alaska Fairbanks '99, AA; '99, BS; '02, MS.

Bowman, Lawrence E.--2002--Senior Microelectronic Packaging Engineer-Technology (2004), OEM. University of Tennessee '84, BA; Michigan State University '91, PhD.

Box, Mark A.--1990--Professor of English (2005), CLA. Northern Illinois University '74, BA; '78, MA; University College, Oxford University '85, PhD.

Boyer, Bert F.--1992--Associate Professor of Molecular Biology (1998), CNSM/IAB. Texas Tech University '82, BA; Louisiana State University '88, PhD; Lousiana State University Medical Center '88, PhD.

Bracio, Boris R.--2003--Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering (2003), CEM. Technische Universitat Clausthal, Germany '93, BS; '93, MS; '03, PhD.

Braddock, Joan F.--1977--Dean (2004), CNSM; Professor of Biology (2001), IAB. University of Alaska Fairbanks '77, BS; '83, MS; '89, PhD.

Brainerd, Judy F.--1977--Assistant Director, Financial Services; Accountant (2000), VCAS. University of Alaska Fairbanks '79, BBA.

Brase, Michael (Mike) J.--2001--Manager, Network Operations (2001), OIT. University of Alaska Juneau '96, BS.

Brashear, James J.--1992--Associate Professor of Art (1999), CLA. Indiana University of Pennsylvania '87, BFA; Louisiana State University '90, MFA.

Bret-Harte, Marion S.--1998--Research Assistant Professor (2003), IAB. Reed College '83, BA; Stanford University '90, PhD.

Brewer, Reid S.--2000--Research Assistant Professor and Marine Extension Agent (2004), MAP/SFOS. United States Military Academy '95, BS; University of Alaska Fairbanks '03, MS.

Brigham, Jerry C.--1989--Instructor of Journalism, Independent Learning Program (1989), CDE/CRCD. University of Oklahoma '66, BFA; University of Oklahoma '71, MFA.

Brightwell, Geraldine (Gerri) A.--2004--Assistant Professor (2004), English, CLA. Bristol Polytechnic '87, BA; University of East Anglia '89, MA; University of Alaska Fairbanks '94, MFA; University of Minnesota '04, PhD.

Bristow, William A.--1987--Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering (2003), CEM/GI. University of Alaska Fairbanks '88, BS; '88, BS; '92, PhD.

Brody, A. William (Bill)--1967--Visualization Research Specialist (2000), ARSC. Harvey Mudd College '65, BS; Claremont Graduate School '67, MFA.

Brown, Elizabeth A.--2003--Assistant Professor, Marine Advisory Program (2003), Marine Extension Agent (2003), MAP/SFOS. Lewis and Clark College '81, BS; Oregon State University '95, MS.

Brown, James (Jin) G.--1993--Chair, Communication Department (1999); Associate Professor of Communication (1999), CLA. Washburn University '73, BA; University of Oklahoma '77, MA; '90, PhD.

Brown, Megan G.--2002--Counselor (2002), Center for Health and Counseling, SES. Andrews University '95, MS; '02, PhD.

Brown, Melissa C.--1999--Associate Professor of Applied Business (2004), TVC/CRCD. University of Delaware '92, BA; University of Alaska Fairbanks '94, MA.

Brown, Robert L.--2002--Term Assistant Professor of Mathematics (2003), KUC/CRCD. University of Illinois '61, BS; '63, MS; '69, PhD.

Browning, Carla J.--2001--Information Officer and Media Relations Manager (2005), UR/ACE. University of Alaska Fairbanks '93, BA.

Brunner, Sylvia--2001--Research Associate (2003), MUSEUM. Australia National University '95, BS; University of Sydney '00, PhD.

Buck, Charles L.--1992--Assistant Professor of Fisheries (2001), FITC/SFOS. Eastern Montana College '92, BS; University of Alaska Fairbanks '98, PhD.

Bueler, Edward--1998--Associate Professor of Mathematics (2005), CNSM. Cornell University '97, PhD.

Bullman, Rebecca S.--1997--Counselor (1997), Center for Health and Counseling, SES. University of Tennessee '87, MSW.

Bult-Ito, Abel--1999--Associate Professor of Biology (2003), CNSM/IAB. University of Groningen '85, BS; '88, MS; Wesleyan University '94, PhD.

Bunzow, David A.--2001--Associate Director of Facilities and Operations (2004), OEM. California State University '76, BA; Idaho State University '95, MS.

Burkhead, Tyrone (T.G.) G.--1991--Facilities Manager (1997), ATHREC/ACE. University of Alaska Fairbanks '90, AAS.

Burleson, Derick W.--2001--Assistant Professor of English (2003), CLA. Oklahoma State University '86, BS; Kansas State University '90, MA; University of Montana '96, MFA; University of Houston '01, PhD.

Burmeister, Richard A.--1975--Coordinator of Rural Programs (2000); Term Assistant Professor of Education (1999), SOE. Texas Lutheran College '68, BA; Old Lady of the Lake College '70, Certificate; East Texas State University '78, MS; University of Alaska Juneau '78, CT2; California Coast University '87, EdD.�

Burnham, Nathan C.--2000--Assistant Professor of Military Science (2005), CLA. University of Maine, Orono '81, BS; University of Alaska Anchorage '94, MS; University of Alaska Anchorage '00, MAT.

Butcher, Eric--1998--Associate Professor (2003), CEM. University of Oklahoma '91, BMA; '93, BS; Auburn University '95, MS; '97, PhD.

Butler, William H.--2003--Associate Director of Administration (2003), CES. Pennsylvania State University '79, BS; '84, MA; '89, PhD.

Butler-Hopkins, Kathleen M.--1979--Professor of Music (1990), CLA. Trinity College of Music London, England '71, FTCL; The Juilliard School '75, BM; '76, MM; Yale University School of Music '78, MMA; '82, DMA.�

Byers, Kurt M.--1988--Education Services Manager/Editor (1988), Alaska Sea Grant College Program, SG/SFOS. University of Michigan '85, BS.

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