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Department Chairs

College of Agricultural, Human, and Natural Resource Sciences

NameTitlePhone ZipEmail
Kris JohnsonAnimal Sciences Interim Chair509-335-5523
6310johnsonka@wsu.edu
Vicki McCrackenApparel, Merchandising, Design, and Textiles Interim Chair509-335-4728
6210mccracke@wsu.edu
Juming TangBiological Systems Engineering Chair509-335-2140
6120jtang@wsu.edu
Richard KoenigCrop and Soil Sciences Interim Chair509-335-2933
6420richk@wsu.edu
H. Alan LoveSchool of Economic Sciences Director509-335-3548
6210a.love@wsu.edu
Steve SheppardEntomology Chair509-335-0481
6382shepp@wsu.edu
Barbara RascoSchool of Food Science Director509-335-5504
6376rasco@wsu.edu
Joe PoovaiahHorticulture Chair509-335-9502
6414poovaiah@wsu.edu
Laura Griner HillHuman Development Chair509-335-8439
4852laurahill@wsu.edu
John BrowseInstitute of Biological Chemistry Interim Director509-335-3412
6340jab@wsu.edu
J. Phil GruenSchool of Design and Construction Director509-335-2309
2220jgruen@wsu.edu
Scot HulbertPlant Pathology Chair509-335-9541
6430scot_hulbert@wsu.edu
Larry HuffordSchool of the Environment Interim Director 509-335-6227
2812hufford@wsu.edu

College of Arts and Sciences

NameTitlePhone Campus Zip Email
Andrew DuffAnthropology Chair509-335-3441
4910duff@wsu.edu
Larry HuffordSchool of Biological Sciences Director509-335-5768
4236hufford@wsu.edu
Kirk PetersonChemistry Chair509-335-7867
4630kipeters@wsu.edu
Craig HemmensCriminal Justice Program Director 509-335-8611
4872craig.hemmens@wsu.edu
Todd ButlerEnglish Chair509-335-2581
5020butlert@wsu.edu
Larry HuffordSchool of the Environment Interim Director509-335-6227
2812hufford@wsu.edu
Squeak MeiselFine Arts Interim Chair509-335-8686
7450squeak.meisel@wsu.edu
J. T. HughesForeign Languages and Cultures Chair509-335-4135
2610jolyon.hughes@wsu.edu
Steven KaleHistory Chair509-335-3059
4030kale@wsu.edu
Charles MooreMathematics Chair509-335-4918
3113cn.moore@wsu.edu
Gregory YasinitskySchool of Music Director509-335-3898
5300yasinits@wsu.edu
Brian SaamPhysics and Astronomy Chair509-335-1698
2814brian.saam@wsu.edu
Steven StehrSchool of Politics, Philosophy and Public Affairs Interim Director509-335-8929
4880stehr@wsu.edu
David MarcusPsychology Chair509-335-7750
4820david.marcus@wsu.edu
Lisa McIntyreSociology Chair509-335-5705
4020ljmcint@wsu.edu

College of Business

NameTitlePhoneCampus Zip Email
Susan GillDepartment of Accounting
Chair
509-335-8541
4729gills@wsu.edu
Gene LaiDepartment of Finance and Management Science
Chair
509-335-8727
4746genelai@wsu.edu
Nancy SwangerSchool of Hospitality Business Management
Director
509-335-5766
4736swanger@wsu.edu
Ken ButterfieldDepartment of Management, Information Systems and Entrepreneurship
Chair
509-335-1183
4743kdb@wsu.edu
Darrel MuehlingMarketing
Chair
509-335-0924
4730darrel@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
509-335-9117
2136kaward@wsu.edu
Tariq AkmalTeaching and Learning, Interim Chair509-335-7296
2132takmal@wsu.edu

Voiland College of Engineering and Architecture and Construction Management

Name Title Phone Campus zipEmail
J. Phil GruenSchool of Design and Construction
Director
509-335-5539
2220jpgruen@wsu.edu
Jim PetersenThe Gene and Linda Voiland School of Chemical Engineering & Bioengineering
Director
509-335-8215
6515jn_petersen@wsu.edu
Balasingam MuhunthanCivil and Environmental Engineering
Chair
509-335-9578
2910muhuntha@wsu.edu
Partha PandeSchool of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Interim Director509-335-5223
2752partha_pande@wsu.edu
Hakan GurocakSchool of Engineering and Computer Science, Vancouver Director360-546-9637
VANChgurocak@vancouver.wsu.edu
Mike KesslerSchool of Mechanical and Materials
Engineering Director
509-335-8654
2920michaelr.kessler@wsu.edu

Libraries

Name Title Phone Campus Zip Email
Alex MerrillHead of Systems and Technical Operations509-335-5426
5610merrilla@wsu.edu
Lihong ZhuTechnical Services Head509-335-7769
5610lzhu2@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 Chair509-358-7947
Spokanephil.lazarus@wsu.edu
John WhitePharmacotherapy Chair509-358-7732
Spokanewhitej@wsu.edu

College of Veterinary Medicine

NameTitle PhoneCampus EmailEmail
Timothy BaszlerPaul G. Allen School for Global Animal Health Interim Director 509-335-6047
7090baszlert@vetmed.wsu.edu
Jonathan JonesSchool of Molecular Biosciences Director509-335-8724
7520jcr.jones@vetmed.wsu.edu
Steve SimaskoIntegrative Physiology and Neuroscience Chair509-335-6497
7620simasko@vetmed.wsu.edu
Bill DernellVeterinary Clinical Sciences Chair509-335-0814
509-335-0738
6610wsdernell@wsu.edu
Michele HardyVeterinary Microbiology and Pathology Chair509-335-6030
7040michele.hardy@wsu.edu

Military Branches

NameTitlePhoneCampus ZipEmail
COL Glen R. DowningDepartment of Aerospace Studies Commander
509-335-4013
3341glen.downing@wsu.edu
LTC Chris HeatherlyDepartment of Military Science Chair509-335-6610
5040c.heatherly@wsu.edu
CAPT Michael McClintockDepartment of Naval Science Commanding Officer208-885-6333
5206
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