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Department Chairs

College of Agricultural, Human, and Natural Resource Sciences

NameTitlePhone ZipEmail
Kris JohnsonAnimal Sciences Interim Chair335-55236310johnsonka@wsu.edu
Joan L. EllisApparel, Merchandising, Design, and Textiles Chair335-79492020joana@wsu.edu
Juming TangBiological Systems Engineering Chair335-21406120jtang@wsu.edu
Richard KoenigCrop and Soil Sciences Interim Chair335-29336420richk@wsu.edu
H. Alan LoveSchool of Economic Sciences Director335-35486210a.love@wsu.edu
Steve SheppardEntomology Chair335-04816382shepp@wsu.edu
Barbara RascoSchool of Food Science Director335-55046376rasco@wsu.edu
Joe PoovaiahHorticulture Chair335-95026414poovaiah@wsu.edu
Laura Griner HillHuman Development Chair335-84394852laurahill@wsu.edu
John BrowseInstitute of Biological Chemistry Interim Director335-34126340jab@wsu.edu
J. Phil GruenSchool of Design and Construction Director335-23092220jgruen@wsu.edu
Scot HulbertPlant Pathology Chair335-95416430scot_hulbert@wsu.edu
Larry HuffordSchool of the Environment Interim Director 335-62272812hufford@wsu.edu

College of Arts and Sciences

NameTitlePhone Campus Zip Email
Andrew DuffAnthropology Chair335-34414910duff@wsu.edu
Larry HuffordSchool of Biological Sciences Director335-57684236hufford@wsu.edu
Kirk PetersonChemistry Chair335-78674630kipeters@wsu.edu
Craig HemmensCriminal Justice Program Director 335-86114872craig.hemmens@wsu.edu
Todd ButlerEnglish Chair335-25815020butlert@wsu.edu
Larry HuffordSchool of the Environment Interim Director335-62272812hufford@wsu.edu
Squeak MeiselFine Arts Interim Chair335-86865300squeak.meisel@wsu.edu
J. T. HughesForeign Languages and Cultures Chair335-41352610jolyon.hughes@wsu.edu
Steven KaleHistory Chair335-30594030kale@wsu.edu
Charles MooreMathematics Chair335-49183113cn.moore@wsu.edu
Gregory YasinitskySchool of Music Director335-38985300yasinits@wsu.edu
Brian SaamPhysics and Astronomy Chair335-16982814brian.saam@wsu.edu
Steven StehrSchool of Politics, Philosophy and Public Affairs Interim Director335-89294880stehr@wsu.edu
David MarcusPsychology Chair335-77504820david.marcus@wsu.edu
Lisa McIntyreSociology Chair335-57054020ljmcint@wsu.edu

College of Business

NameTitlePhoneCampus Zip Email
Susan GillDepartment of Accounting
Chair
335-85414729gills@wsu.edu
Gene LaiDepartment of Finance and Management Science
Chair
335-87274746genelai@wsu.edu
Nancy SwangerSchool of Hospitality Business Management
Director
335-57664736swanger@wsu.edu
Ken ButterfieldDepartment of Management, Information Systems and Entrepreneurship
Chair
335-11834743kdb@wsu.edu
Darrel MuehlingMarketing
Chair
335-09244730darrel@wsu.edu

Murrow College of Communication

Name Title Phone Campus Zip Email
Douglas HindmanJournalism and Media Production Chair335-61492520dhindman@wsu.edu
Stacey HustStrategic Communication Chair335-36962520sjhust@wsu.edu
Elizabeth Banks HindmanCommunication and Society Chair335-87582520ehindman@wsu.edu

College of Education

NameTitlePhone Campus ZipEmail
Kelly WardEducational Leadership, Sport Studies & Educational/Counseling
Psychology Chair
335-91172136kaward@wsu.edu
Tariq AkmalTeaching and Learning, Interim Chair335-72962132takmal@wsu.edu

Voiland College of Engineering and Architecture and Construction Management

Name Title Phone Campus zipEmail
J. Phil GruenSchool of Design and Construction
Director
335-55392220jpgruen@wsu.edu
Jim PetersenThe Gene and Linda Voiland School of Chemical Engineering & Bioengineering
Director
335-82156515jn_petersen@wsu.edu
Balasingam MuhunthanCivil and Environmental Engineering
Chair
335-95782910muhuntha@wsu.edu
Partha PandeSchool of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Interim Director335-52232752partha_pande@wsu.edu
Hakan GurocakSchool of Engineering and Computer Science, Vancouver Director360-546-9637VANChgurocak@vancouver.wsu.edu
Mike KesslerSchool of Mechanical and Materials
Engineering Director
335-86542920michaelr.kessler@wsu.edu

Libraries

Name Title Phone Campus Zip Email
Alex MerrillHead of Systems and Technical Operations335-54265610merrilla@wsu.edu
Lihong ZhuTechnical Services Head335-77695610lzhu2@wsu.edu

Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine

NameTitlePhoneCampus ZipEmail
Gail ChermakSpeech and Hearing Sciences Department Chair509-358-7513Spokanechermak@wsu.edu
Marcos FrankDept. of Biomedical Sciences Interim Chair509-368-6747Spokanemarcos.frank@wsu.edu

College of Nursing

NameTitlePhone Campus ZipEmail
Jae KennedyHealth Policy and Administration Department Chair358-6971Spokanejjkennedy@wsu.edu

College of Pharmacy

NameTitlePhone Campus ZipEmail
Philip LazarusPharmaceutical Sciences Chair358-7947Spokanephil.lazarus@wsu.edu
John WhitePharmacotherapy Chair358-7732Spokanewhitej@wsu.edu

College of Veterinary Medicine

NameTitle PhoneCampus EmailEmail
Timothy BaszlerPaul G. Allen School for Global Animal Health Interim Director 335-60477090baszlert@vetmed.wsu.edu
Jonathan JonesSchool of Molecular Biosciences Director335-87247520jcr.jones@vetmed.wsu.edu
Steve SimaskoIntegrative Physiology and Neuroscience Chair335-64977620simasko@vetmed.wsu.edu
Bill DernellVeterinary Clinical Sciences Chair335-0814
335-0738
6610wsdernell@wsu.edu
Michele HardyVeterinary Microbiology and Pathology Chair335-60307040michele.hardy@wsu.edu

Military Branches

NameTitlePhoneCampus ZipEmail
COL Glen R. DowningDepartment of Aerospace Studies Commander
335-40133341glen.downing@wsu.edu
LTC Chris HeatherlyDepartment of Military Science Chair335-66105040c.heatherly@wsu.edu
CAPT Michael McClintockDepartment of Naval Science Commanding Officer208-885-63335206