From the Provost: New Faculty Join EWU

I am pleased to report that we have 33 talented and enthusiastic new faculty who have joined our ranks.

Faculty members include Xiaohong (Shelly) Fan, Accounting and Information Systems; Bayyinah Jeffries, Africana Studies; Kimberly Richards, American Indian Studies; Lindsay Jones, Chemistry/Biochemistry; David Overstreet, Art; Dan Tappan, Computer Science; Roberta Greene, Nathan Skuza, and Vidhura Tennekoon, Economics; Lisa Warner, Education; Poukong Manikoth and Travis Masingale, Engineering and Design; Christopher Ewing and Carolyn Hansen, JFK Libraries; Joy Bjerke, Summer Huber, James Leigh, and Peter Lowe, Mathematics; David Nielson, Modern Languages and Literatures; Phillip Doyle and Sheila Woodward, Music; Jessica Stimmel and Natalie Hughs, Physical Education, Health and Recreation; Jennifer Harris and Jillene Seiver, Psychology; Kathryn Abram and Susan Burwash, Occupational Therapy; Richard Palmer, Physical Therapy; Biswas Bipasha, Peter Fawson, Cyndi Sculley, and Deborah Svoboda, Social Work; Margo Hill, Urban and Regional Planning; and Jessica Willis, Women’s and Gender Studies.

This effort represents an ongoing commitment by EWU to strengthen our academic programs. We look forward to successful outcomes and welcome new faculty in fall 2012.