Wadlow, Joan K., Chancellor, Emerita; and Professor of Political Science. University of Nebraska '53, BA; '63, PhD; Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy '56, MA. (1991-1999).
Walker, Cynthia L., Associate Professor of English, Emerita. Denison University '70, BA; Purdue University '72, MA; '74, PhD. (1977-1997).
Weeden, Robert B., Professor of Resource Management, Emeritus. University of Massachusetts '53, BS; University of Maine '55, MS; University of British Columbia '59, PhD. (1967-1990).
Weeks, Wilford (Willy) F., Professor of Geophysics, Emeritus. University of Illinois '51, BS; '53, MS; University of Chicago '56, PhD. (1986-1996).
Weller, Gunter E., Professor of Geophysics, Emeritus. University of Melbourne '62, BS; '64, MS; '68, PhD. (1968-1997).
Wells, Minnie E., Professor of English, Emeritus. University of Missouri '25, BS; New York University '38, PhD. (1945-1971). Deceased.
Wendler, Gerd, Professor of Geophysics, Emeritus. University of Innsbruck '64, DPhil. (1966-1999).
Wescott, Eugene M., Professor of Geophysics, Emeritus. University of California, Los Angeles '55, BA; University of Alaska Fairbanks '64, PhD. (1958-1997).
West, Sharon M., Professor of Library Science, Emeritus. University of Southern Colorado '69, BS; University of Denver '70, MA. (1973-1997).
White, Robert G., Director of the Institute of Arctic Biology and Professor of Zoophysiology and Nutrition, Emeritus. University of Melbourne '62, BAgrS; University of New England '68, . (1970-1999).
Whitehead, John S., Professor of History, Emeritus. Yale College '67, BA; '69, MA; '71, PhD; Cambridge University '72, MA. (1978-1998).
Wiese, Craig S., Professor of Fisheries, Emeritus. Oregon State University '66, BS; '74, MS; '76, MBA. (1977-1997).
Williamson, Francis S., Director of the Institute of Arctic Biology, Emeritus. San Diego State University '50, BS; University of California, Berkeley '55, MA; Johns Hopkins University '68, DSc. (1986-1992).
Wilson, Charles (Buck) R., Professor of Physics, Emeritus. Case Institute of Technology '51, BS; University of New Mexico '56, MS; University of Alaska Fairbanks '63, PhD.
Wilson, William S., Head, Department of General Science, and Professor of Chemistry and General Science, Emeritus. Brown University '31, BSc; '34, MSc; Yale University '36, PhD. (1947-1972). Deceased.
Wood, Margaret (Peggy) K., Director of the Bristol Bay Campus, Emerita. University of Washington '59, BS; University of Oregon '68, MS; '77, PhD. (1979-2004).
Wood, William R., President, Emeritus. Illinois College '27, AB; University of Iowa '36, MA; '39, PhD; Illinois College '60, (Hon). (1960-1973). Deceased.
Wooding, Frank J., Professor of Agronomy, Emeritus. University of Illinois '63, BS; Kansas State University '66, MS; '69, PhD. (1970-1993). Deceased.
Woodward, Kesler (Kes) E., Professor of Art, Emeritus. Davidson College '73, BA; Idaho State University '77, MFA. (1981-2000).
Wright, Gordon B., Professor of Music, Emeritus. College of Wooster '57, BM; University of Wisconsin '61, MA. (1969-1989).
Wyss, Max, Wadati Professor of Seismology, Emeritus. Fed Inst Tech '64, Diploma; California Institute of Technology '67, MS; '70, PhD. (1991-2001).