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UNI Faculty Roster (1876-Present)

Geography

1894-1895
Name Role Rank
Nellie Anderson Geography Instructor
1895-1896
Name Role Rank
Jennie Curtis Physiography Instructor
1969-1970
Name Role Rank
Roy Chung Geography
On leave.
Assistant Professor
Robert Clark Geography Assistant Professor
Fawzi Asadi Geography Assistant Professor
Lowell Goodman Geography Instructor
Michael Miller Geography
Temporary.
Instructor
John Kirby Geography and Far Eastern Studies
On leave.
Associate Professor
Basheer Nijim Acting Head Associate Professor
Ernestine Smith Geography Associate Professor
1970-1971
Name Role Rank
Roy Chung Geography Assistant Professor
Robert Clark Geography Assistant Professor
Michael Miller Geography
Temporary.
Instructor
Lowell Goodman Geography
On leave.
Assistant Professor
Fawzi Asadi Geography Assistant Professor
Basheer Nijim Head Associate Professor
Ernestine Smith Geography Associate Professor
John Kirby Geography and Far Eastern Studies Associate Professor
1971-1972
Name Role Rank
Fawzi Asadi Geography Assistant Professor
Michael Miller Geography
Temporary.
Instructor
Lowell Goodman Geography
On leave.
Assistant Professor
Roy Chung Geography and Demography Assistant Professor
Robert Clark Geography Assistant Professor
Ernestine Smith Geography Associate Professor
John Kirby Geography and Far Eastern Studies Associate Professor
Basheer Nijim Head Associate Professor
1972-1973
Name Role Rank
Ernestine Smith Geography
On leave spring semester.
Professor
Basheer Nijim Head Professor
John Kirby Geography and Far Eastern Studies Professor
Michael Miller Geography
Temporary.
Instructor
Roy Chung Geography and Demography Assistant Professor
Robert Clark Geography Assistant Professor
Lowell Goodman Geography Assistant Professor
Fawzi Asadi Unspecified Assistant Professor
1973-1974
Name Role Rank
Jonathan Lu Geography Associate Professor
Basheer Nijim Head Professor
Michael Miller Geography
Temporary.
Instructor
Mary Terrell Geography Instructor
Robert Clark Geography Assistant Professor
Lowell Goodman Geography Assistant Professor
Calvin Austin Geography and Regional Science Associate Professor
Roy Chung Geography and Demography
On leave.
Associate Professor
1974-1975
Name Role Rank
Jonathan Lu Geography Associate Professor
John Gunter Geography
Temporary.
Visiting Assistant Professor
Basheer Nijim Head Professor
Michael Miller Geography
Temporary; on leave, academic year.
Instructor
Robert Clark Geography Assistant Professor
Lowell Goodman Geography Assistant Professor
Roger Selya Unspecified Assistant Professor
Roy Chung Geography and Demography Associate Professor
Calvin Austin Geography and Regional Science Associate Professor
1975-1976
Name Role Rank
Jonathan Lu Geography Associate Professor
Calvin Austin Geography and Regional Science Associate Professor
Roy Chung Geography and Demography Associate Professor
Basheer Nijim Head Professor
Michael Miller Geography
Temporary; on leave, academic year.
Instructor
Lowell Goodman Geography Assistant Professor
John Gunter Geography
Temporary.
Assistant Professor
Robert Clark Geography Assistant Professor
1976-1977
Name Role Rank
Basheer Nijim Head Professor
Roy Chung Geography and Demography Associate Professor
Lowell Goodman Geography Associate Professor
Calvin Austin Geography and Regional Science Associate Professor
Jonathan Lu Geography Associate Professor
Robert Clark Geography Assistant Professor
John Gunter Geography Assistant Professor
1977-1978
Name Role Rank
Jonathan Lu Geography Associate Professor
Roy Chung Geography and Demography Associate Professor
Basheer Nijim Head Professor
Calvin Austin Geography and Regional Science Associate Professor
Lowell Goodman Geography Associate Professor
J. Linda Unspecified
Temporary.
Adjunct Instructor
Michael Deruntz Unspecified
Temporary.
Adjunct Instructor
Robert Clark Geography Assistant Professor
John Gunter Geography Assistant Professor
1978-1979
Name Role Rank
Robert Clark Geography Assistant Professor
James Fryman Geography Assistant Professor
Jon Efteland Geography Assistant Professor
Roy Chung Geography and Demography Associate Professor
Calvin Austin Geography and Regional Science Associate Professor
Basheer Nijim Head Professor
Jonathan Lu Geography Associate Professor
1979-1980
Name Role Rank
Jon Efteland Geography Assistant Professor
James Fryman Geography Assistant Professor
Roy Chung Geography and Demography Associate Professor
Calvin Austin Geography and Regional Science Associate Professor
Basheer Nijim Head Professor
Jonathan Lu Geography Associate Professor
Robert Clark Geography Assistant Professor
1980-1981
Name Role Rank
Basheer Nijim Head
Professional Development Leave, spring semester.
Professor
Jonathan Lu Geography Professor
Roy Chung Geography and Demography Associate Professor
Calvin Austin Geography and Regional Science
Professional Development Leave, spring semester.
Associate Professor
Robert Clark Geography Assistant Professor
James Fryman Geography Assistant Professor
Jon Efteland Geography Assistant Professor
1981-1982
Name Role Rank
James Fryman Geography Assistant Professor
Melvin Norris Geography
Temporary.
Assistant Professor
Robert Clark Geography Assistant Professor
Calvin Austin Geography and Regional Science Associate Professor
Basheer Nijim Head Professor
Roy Chung Geography and Demography Associate Professor
Jonathan Lu Geography
Professional Development Leave, fall semester.
Professor
William Blake Unspecified
Temporary; fall semester.
Lecturer
1982-1983
Name Role Rank
Robert Clark Geography Assistant Professor
James Fryman Geography Assistant Professor
Melvin Norris Unspecified
Temporary.
Assistant Professor
Roy Chung Geography and Demography
Professional Development Leave, spring semester.
Associate Professor
Basheer Nijim Head Professor
Calvin Austin Geography and Regional Science Associate Professor
Jonathan Lu Geography Professor
1983-1984
Name Role Rank
Calvin Austin Geography and Regional Science Associate Professor
Robert Clark Geography Assistant Professor
Brenton Yarnal Geography Assistant Professor
Roy Chung Geography and Demography Associate Professor
Jonathan Lu Geography Professor
James Fryman Geography Assistant Professor
Basheer Nijim Head Professor
1984-1985
Name Role Rank
Robert Clark Geography Assistant Professor
James Fryman Geography Assistant Professor
Brenton Yarnal Geography
On leave.
Assistant Professor
Basheer Nijim Head Professor
Jonathan Lu Geography Professor
Roy Chung Geography and Demography Associate Professor
Calvin Austin Geography and Regional Science
Professional Development Leave, spring semester.
Associate Professor
1985-1986
Name Role Rank
Robert Clark Geography Assistant Professor
Calvin Austin Geography and Regional Science Associate Professor
Roy Chung Geography and Demography Associate Professor
David May Geography Assistant Professor
Jonathan Lu Geography Professor
Basheer Nijim Head Professor
James Fryman Geography Assistant Professor
1986-1987
Name Role Rank
Robert Clark Geography Assistant Professor
James Fryman Geography Assistant Professor
David May Geography Assistant Professor
Basheer Nijim Head
Professional Development Leave, spring semester.
Professor
Jonathan Lu Geography
Professional Development Leave, fall semester.
Professor
Roy Chung Geography and Demography Associate Professor
Calvin Austin Geography and Regional Science Associate Professor
1987-1988
Name Role Rank
Roy Chung Geography and Demography Associate Professor
Jonathan Lu Geography Professor
Basheer Nijim Geography Professor
Calvin Austin Geography and Regional Science Professor
James Fryman Geography
Professional Development Leave, spring semester.
Assistant Professor
Robert Clark Geography Assistant Professor
David May Geography Assistant Professor
1988-1989
Name Role Rank
Robert Clark Geography Assistant Professor
James Fryman Geography Assistant Professor
David May Geography Assistant Professor
Basheer Nijim Geography Professor
Calvin Austin Geography and Regional Science Professor
Jonathan Lu Acting Head Professor
Roy Chung Geography and Demography Associate Professor
1989-1990
Name Role Rank
Robert Clark Geography Assistant Professor
James Fryman Geography Assistant Professor
David May Geography Assistant Professor
Jonathan Lu Head Professor
Calvin Austin Geography and Regional Science Professor
Basheer Nijim Geography Professor
Roy Chung Geography and Demography Associate Professor
Thomas Fogarty Geography and Public Policy Associate Professor
1990-1991
Name Role Rank
Thomas Fogarty Geography and Public Policy Associate Professor
James Fryman Geography Associate Professor
Basheer Nijim Geography Professor
Jonathan Lu Head Professor
David May Geography Associate Professor
Robert Clark Geography Assistant Professor
Calvin Austin Geography and Regional Science
Professional Development Leave, spring semester.
Professor
Roy Chung Geography and Demography Associate Professor
Dennis Dahms Geography Instructor
1991-1992
Name Role Rank
Thomas Fogarty Geography and Public Policy Associate Professor
Robert Clark Geography Assistant Professor
James Fryman Geography Associate Professor
David May Geography
Professional Development Leave, fall semester.
Associate Professor
Dennis Dahms Geography Assistant Professor
Calvin Austin Geography and Regional Science Professor
Roy Chung Geography and Demography Associate Professor
Jonathan Lu Geography
Professional Development Leave, spring semester.
Professor
Philip Suckling Head Professor
1992-1993
Name Role Rank
Philip Suckling Head Professor
Thomas Fogarty Geography and Public Policy Associate Professor
Robert Clark Geography Assistant Professor
James Fryman Geography Associate Professor
David May Geography Associate Professor
Dennis Dahms Geography Assistant Professor
Roy Chung Geography and Demography Associate Professor
Calvin Austin Geography and Regional Science Professor
1993-1994
Name Role Rank
Philip Suckling Head Professor
Thomas Fogarty Geography and Public Policy Associate Professor
Robert Clark Geography Assistant Professor
James Fryman Geography
Professional Development Leave, spring semester.
Associate Professor
David May Geography Associate Professor
Dennis Dahms Geography Assistant Professor
Roy Chung Geography and Demography Associate Professor
Calvin Austin Geography and Regional Science Professor
1994-1995
Name Role Rank
Philip Suckling Head Professor
Dennis Dahms Geography Assistant Professor
Thomas Fogarty Geography and Public Policy Associate Professor
Robert Clark Geography Assistant Professor
James Fryman Geography Associate Professor
David May Geography Associate Professor
Roy Chung Geography and Demography Associate Professor
Calvin Austin Geography and Regional Science Professor
1995-1996
Name Role Rank
Thomas Fogarty Geography and Public Policy Associate Professor
Philip Suckling Head Professor
Robert Clark Geography Assistant Professor
David May Geography Associate Professor
Roy Chung Geography and Demography Associate Professor
Calvin Austin Geography and Regional Science Professor
Dennis Dahms Geography Assistant Professor
James Fryman Geography Associate Professor
1996-1997
Name Role Rank
Brian Steinberg Unspecified
Temporary.
Unspecified
Philip Suckling Head Professor
James Fryman Geography Associate Professor
Stephen McGregor Geography Assistant Professor
Robert Clark Geography Assistant Professor
Dennis Dahms Geography Associate Professor
Kay Weller Geography Assistant Professor
Thomas Fogarty Geography and Public Policy Associate Professor
David May Geography Associate Professor
Roy Chung Geography and Demography Associate Professor
1997-1998
Name Role Rank
Roy Chung Geography and Demography
Phased retirement.
Associate Professor
James Fryman Geography Associate Professor
David May Geography Associate Professor
Thomas Fogarty Geography and Public Policy
Professional Development Leave, spring semester.
Associate Professor
Dennis Dahms Geography
Professional Development Leave, spring semester.
Associate Professor
Philip Suckling Head Professor
Calvin Austin Geography and Regional Science
Professional Development Leave, spring semester.
Professor
Kay Weller Geography Assistant Professor
Robert Clark Geography Assistant Professor
Stephen McGregor Geography
Resigned effective January 1, 1998.
Assistant Professor
1998-1999
Name Role Rank
Kay Weller Geography Assistant Professor
Michael Emch Geography Assistant Professor
Robert Clark Geography Assistant Professor
Kay Weller Geography Assistant Professor
Dennis Dahms Geography Associate Professor
James Fryman Geography Associate Professor
Philip Suckling Head Professor
Roy Chung Geography and Demography Associate Professor
Calvin Austin Geography and Regional Science Professor
Thomas Fogarty Geography and Public Policy Associate Professor
David May Geography Associate Professor
1999-2000
Name Role Rank
Kay Weller Geography Assistant Professor
Tim Strauss Geography Assistant Professor
Philip Suckling Head Professor
Roy Chung Geography and Demography
Phased retirement.
Associate Professor
James Fryman Geography Associate Professor
Calvin Austin Geography and Regional Science Professor
David May Geography Associate Professor
Thomas Fogarty Geography and Public Policy Associate Professor
Dennis Dahms Geography Associate Professor
Michael Emch Geography Assistant Director
2000-2001
Name Role Rank
Philip Suckling Head Professor
Kay Weller Geography Assistant Professor
Thomas Fogarty Geography and Public Policy Associate Professor
James Fryman Geography Associate Professor
Michael Emch Geography Assistant Professor
Calvin Austin Geography and Regional Science Professor
David May Geography Associate Professor
Tim Strauss Geography Assistant Professor
John Owusu Geography Assistant Professor
Dennis Dahms Geography Associate Professor
2001-2002
Name Role Rank
Dennis Dahms Geography Associate Professor
James Fryman Geography Associate Professor
Donald Peterson Unspecified Adjunct Instructor
David May Geography
Professional Development Leave, fall semester.
Associate Professor
Bonnie Sines Unspecified Adjunct Instructor
Kay Weller Geography Associate Professor
Kirk Stufflebeam Unspecified Adjunct Instructor
Calvin Austin Geography and Regional Science
Phased retirement.
Professor
Thomas Fogarty Geography and Public Policy Professor
Philip Suckling Head Professor
Michael Emch Geography
Resigned effective December 31, 2001.
Assistant Professor
John Owusu Geography Assistant Professor
Tim Strauss Geography Assistant Professor
2002-2003
Name Role Rank
Tim Strauss Geography Assistant Professor
Ramanathan Sugumaran Geography Assistant Professor
Kay Weller Geography
Professional Development leave, spring semester
Associate Professor
Donald Peterson Unspecified Adjunct Instructor
Dennis Dahms Geography
Professional Development Leave, fall semester.
Associate Professor
Bonnie Sines Unspecified Adjunct Instructor
James Fryman Geography Associate Professor
Kirk Stufflebeam Unspecified Adjunct Instructor
Calvin Austin Geography and Regional Science Professor
Thomas Fogarty Geography and Public Policy Professor
David May Geography Professor
Philip Suckling Head Professor
John Owusu Geography Assistant Professor
2003-2004
Name Role Rank
John Owusu Geography Assistant Professor
Ramanathan Sugumaran Geography Assistant Professor
Thomas Fogarty Geography and Public Policy Professor
Dennis Dahms Geography Associate Professor
David May Geography Professor
James Fryman Geography Associate Professor
Philip Suckling Head
Professional Development Assignment, spring semester.
Professor
Tim Strauss Geography Associate Professor
Kay Weller Geography Associate Professor
Donald Peterson Unspecified Adjunct Instructor
Bonnie Sines Unspecified Adjunct Instructor
Kirk Stufflebeam Unspecified Adjunct Instructor
2004-2005
Name Role Rank
James Fryman Geography Associate Professor
Tim Strauss Geography Associate Professor
Thomas Fogarty Geography and Public Policy Professor
John Owusu Geography Associate Professor
Philip Suckling Head
Professional Development Assignment, spring semester; resigned July 1, 2005.
Professor
Kay Weller Geography Associate Professor
David May Geography Professor
Donald Peterson Unspecified Adjunct Instructor
Dennis Dahms Geography Professor
Bonnie Sines Unspecified Adjunct Instructor
Ramanathan Sugumaran Geography Assistant Professor
2005-2006
Name Role Rank
Dennis Dahms Geography Professor
Thomas Fogarty Geography and Public Policy Professor
David May Interim Head Professor
Alex Oberle Geography Assistant Professor
James Fryman Geography Associate Professor
John Owusu Geography Associate Professor
Tim Strauss Geography Associate Professor
Ramanathan Sugumaran Geography Associate Professor
Kay Weller Geography Associate Professor
Hillery Oberle Unspecified Instructor
Donald Peterson Unspecified Instructor
Bonnie Sines Unspecified Instructor
Kirk Stufflebeam Unspecified Instructor
2006-2007
Name Role Rank
Donald Peterson Unspecified Instructor
Bonnie Sines Unspecified Instructor
Kirk Stufflebeam Unspecified Instructor
Alex Oberle Geography Assistant Professor
Dennis Dahms Geography Professor
James Fryman Geography Associate Professor
John Owusu Geography Associate Professor
Patrick Pease Head Associate Professor
Thomas Fogarty Geography and Public Policy Professor
Tim Strauss Geography
Professional Development Assignment, fall semester.
Associate Professor
David May Geography Professor
Ramanathan Sugumaran Geography Associate Professor
Kay Weller Geography Associate Professor
2007-2008
Name Role Rank
Donald Peterson Unspecified Instructor
David May Geography Professor
Bonnie Sines Unspecified Instructor
Thomas Fogarty Geography and Public Policy Professor
Kirk Stufflebeam Unspecified Instructor
Dennis Dahms Geography
Professional Development Assignment, fall semester.
Professor
Patrick Pease Head Associate Professor
John Owusu Geography
Professional Development Assignment, fall semester.
Associate Professor
James Fryman Geography
Emeritus status effective June 2008.
Associate Professor
Ramanathan Sugumaran Geography Associate Professor
Kay Weller Geography Associate Professor
Tim Strauss Geography Associate Professor
Alex Oberle Geography Assistant Professor
2008-2009
Name Role Rank
Yanli Zhang Unspecified
Visiting Scholar.
Assistant Professor
John Owusu Geography Associate Professor
Patrick Pease Head Associate Professor
Tim Strauss Geography Associate Professor
Thomas Fogarty Geography and Public Policy Professor
Ramanathan Sugumaran Geography
Professional Development Assignment, fall 2008.
Associate Professor
David May Geography Professor
Andrey Petrov Unspecified
Rank changed to Assistant Professor, October 1, 2008.
Instructor
Kay Weller Geography Associate Professor
Alex Oberle Geography Assistant Professor
Chris Simenson Unspecified Instructor
Dennis Dahms Geography Professor
2009-2010
Name Role Rank
Alex Oberle Geography Assistant Professor
Hillery Oberle Unspecified Unspecified
Andrey Petrov Unspecified Assistant Professor
Ramanathan Sugumaran Geography Associate Professor
Patrick Pease Head Associate Professor
John Owusu Geography Associate Professor
Kay Weller Geography Associate Professor
Tim Strauss Geography Associate Professor
David May Geography
Professional Development Assignment, fall semester.
Professor
Thomas Fogarty Geography and Public Policy Professor
Dennis Dahms Geography Professor
Donald Peterson Unspecified Instructor
Chris Simenson Unspecified Instructor
Kirk Stufflebeam Unspecified Instructor
2010-2011
Name Role Rank
Alex Oberle Geography Assistant Professor
Andrey Petrov Unspecified Assistant Professor
Patrick Pease Head Associate Professor
John Owusu Geography Associate Professor
Kay Weller Geography Associate Professor
Tim Strauss Geography Associate Professor
David May Geography Professor
Donald Peterson Unspecified Instructor
Thomas Fogarty Geography and Public Policy Professor
Dennis Dahms Geography Professor
Chris Simenson Unspecified Instructor
Ramanathan Sugumaran Geography Professor
Kirk Stufflebeam Unspecified Instructor
2011-2012
Name Role Rank
Patrick Pease Head Associate Professor
John Owusu Geography Associate Professor
Alex Oberle Geography Associate Professor
Kay Weller Geography Associate Professor
liang Bingqing Unspecified Instructor
Tim Strauss Geography Associate Professor
John DeGroote Unspecified
Spring 2012 semester.
Instructor
Donald Peterson Unspecified Instructor
Chris Simenson Unspecified Instructor
Kirk Stufflebeam Unspecified Instructor
Andrey Petrov Unspecified Assistant Professor
Bing Qing Liang Unspecified Instructor
David May Geography Professor
Thomas Fogarty Geography and Public Policy
Emeritus status effective June 30, 2012.
Professor
Dennis Dahms Geography Professor
Ramanathan Sugumaran Geography Professor
2012-2013
Name Role Rank
John DeGroote Unspecified Instructor
Andrey Petrov Unspecified Assistant Professor
Donald Peterson Unspecified Instructor
Chris Simenson Unspecified Instructor
Kirk Stufflebeam Unspecified Instructor
Bing Qing Liang Unspecified Instructor
Dennis Dahms Geography Professor
David May Geography Professor
Alex Oberle Geography Associate Professor
Ramanathan Sugumaran Geography
Director of Special Research Projects.
Professor
John Owusu Geography Associate Professor
Patrick Pease Head Associate Professor
Tim Strauss Geography Associate Professor
Kay Weller Geography Associate Professor
2013-2014
Name Role Rank
Andrey Petrov Unspecified Assistant Professor
Bing Qing Liang Unspecified Instructor
John DeGroote Unspecified Instructor
Donald Peterson Unspecified Instructor
Chris Simenson Unspecified Instructor
Kirk Stufflebeam Unspecified Instructor
Dennis Dahms Geography Professor
David May Geography Professor
John Owusu Geography Professor
Alex Oberle Geography Associate Professor
Patrick Pease Head Associate Professor
Tim Strauss Geography Associate Professor
Kay Weller Geography Associate Professor
2014-2015
Name Role Rank
Alex Oberle Geography Associate Professor
Andrey Petrov Unspecified Associate Professor
Tim Strauss Geography Associate Professor
Kay Weller Geography Associate Professor
Bing Qing Liang Unspecified Assistant Professor
John DeGroote Unspecified Instructor
Donald Peterson Unspecified Instructor
Chris Simenson Unspecified Instructor
Kirk Stufflebeam Unspecified Instructor
Dennis Dahms Geography Professor
David May Geography Professor
John Owusu Geography Professor
Patrick Pease Head Professor

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