Directory

College Board of Trustees

Officers

William U. Parfet ’70, Chairman
Daniel D. Dolan Jr. ’80, Vice Chairman
Lorna Pfaelzer, Vice Chairwoman
William A. Lowry ’84, Secretary

Charter Trustees

Class of 2015
Marsha K. Anderson ’68
Vice President Global Event Marketing (ret), JP Morgan

Earl J. Barnes II ’86
Senior Vice President and General Counsel, OhioHealth

James R. Donnelley
Partner, Ampersand, Reset & South Eastern L.P.

Mark W. Helderman
Managing Director, Sasco Capital Inc.

Mark A. Nagle
President, Czarnowski Display Service Inc.

Claudia Wyatt-Johnson
Founding Partner, Partners in Performance Inc.

Class of 2016
Judith H. Bishop ’88
President, Heisley Family Foundation

Charles M. Brennan III
Chairman (ret.), MYR Group, Inc.

James M. Hunter ’71
Williamstown, Massachusetts

Robert D. Krebs
Lake Forest, Illinois

Charles J. B. Mitchell ’64 
Partner, Blizzard Advisors, LLC 
Board member - ABS Medical Devices, Inc., Seeonic Inc.

Class of 2017
John D. Carruthers ’78
Senior Business Analyst (ret), US Bank

Doni Fordyce-Urfirer ’81
President and Chief Operating Officer, Stone Key Group

David F. Gorter ’80
President; SSU Corporation

Craig Omtvedt
Lake Forest, IL

William U. Parfet ’70
Chairman, CEO and President, MPI Research

Steven C. Strelsin 
Managing Partner, Axiom Consulting Partners

Class of 2018
David A. Castagnetti ’84
Partner, Mehlman Vogel Castagnetti

Joanne Storkan
Executive Producer and President, Honest Engine Films

Ex-Officio
Stephen D. Schutt 
President, Lake Forest College

National Trustees

Class of 2016
William Connell
Lake Forest, IL

Daniel D. Dolan, Jr. ’80
Owner/Managing Member, Dolan McEniry Capital Management, LLC

Susan Garrett ’94
Lake Forest, Illinois

John S. Lillard
Chairman (ret.), Wintrust Financial Corporation

Lorna S. Pfaelzer
Lake Bluff, Illinois

Alexander D. Stuart
President, North Star Investments

Class of 2017
William A. Lowry ’84
Shareholder and Managing Shareholder, Nyhan, Bambrick, Kinzie, and Lowry

Class of 2018
William G. Brown
Hobe Sound, Florida

Katherine Dietze
Corporate Director - Cowen & Company, Liberty Property Trust, Matthews International Corporation

Joseph McCarthy ’78
President, Director of Strategy

Marian H. Niles ’66
Pacific Palisades, California

Sean Thomas ’81
Partner, Negotiations & Contracts Executive, Aon Hewitt

Ex Officio
Victoria Hagan ’88
President, Lake Forest College Alumni Board

TBD
President and Chief Executive Officer, Lake Forest Graduate School of Management

Life Trustees

Clarissa H. Chandler
Lake Forest, Illinois

Maurice F. Dunne, Jr. 
Clearwater, Florida

Russell W. Fisher
Chairman, Biofit Engineered Products

James P. Gorter 
Green Bay Management Company

Margaret S. Hart 
Lake Forest, Illinois

Samuel J. Henry
Lake Forest, Illinois

Paula P. Lillard 
Lake Forest, Illinois

David B. Mathis ’60
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer (ret.), Kemper Group

Jean W. Mohr ’52 
Lake Forest, Illinois

Marian P. Pawlick 
Lake Bluff, Illinois

Rhoda A. Pierce ’60
Highland Park, Illinois

Barbara O. Taylor
Lake Forest, Illinois

Florence F. Wheeler
Lake Forest, Illinois

 

The Faculty

Current Faculty

Amy Abe (1994-1996; 2000)
B.A., Lake Forest College; M.S., Lake Forest Graduate School of Management; Ph.D., California Institute of Technology; Senior Lecturer in Chemistry and Physics

Dawn M. Abt-Perkins (1993)
B.S., M.S., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin (Madison); Director of Writing Programs; Professor of Education

Glenn Adelson (2009)
B.A., University of Michigan; J.D., University of Michigan; Associate Professor of Environmental Studies

Anthony Adler (2006)
B.A., Carnegie-Mellon University; Lecturer in Theater

Edward Ahern (2005)
B.A., University of Illinois; M.B.A, University of Chicago; Lecturer in Economics and Business

Beth Ahlgrim (2013)
B.A., St. Mary’s University; M.A., DePaul University; M.A., Northeastern University; Lecturer in Education

Lia Alexopoulos (2001)
B.A., Lake Forest College; M.A., University of Chicago; Lecturer in Art

Kimberly Ankney (2013)
B.A., Temple University; M.A. University of Michigan; Lecturer in Music

Mariko Anno (2012)
B.A., Lake Forest College; M.M., D.M.A., University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign; M.A., Ph.D., Tokyo University of the Arts; Lecturer in Music

Michelle Applebaum (2010)
B.S., Northwestern University; M.B.A., Kellogg Graduate School of Management; Lecturer in Economics and Business

S. Aneeqa Aqeel (2010)
B.A. and M. Phil., Oxford University; M.A. and Ph.D., University of Michigan; Assistant Professor of Economics

Robert Archambeau (1996)
B.A., University of Manitoba; M.A., M.F.A., Ph.D., University of Notre Dame; Professor of English

Cynthia Arden (2012)
B.A., M.A., Butler University; Lecturer in Music

Carla Arnell (2000)
A.B., Augustana College; M.A., Ph.D., Northwestern University; Associate Professor of English

Nancy Arnold (2014)
B.S., Loyola University-Chicago; M.S., American Inter-Continental University; Lecturer in Computer Science

Anjana Arora (2012)
B.S., M.S., M.Phil., Punjabi University (India); B.Ed., Annamaliai University (India), M.Ed., Ph.D., University of Nebraska-Lincoln; Lecturer in Education

Robert A. Baade (1973)
B.A., University of Wisconsin (Whitewater); M.A., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin (Madison); A.B. Dick Professor of Economics and Business

Zachary Bahr (2014)
B.A., Brown University; Assistant Director of Admissions

Lois B. Barr (1996)
B.S., Georgetown University; M.A., Middlebury College; Ph.D., University of Kentucky; Associate Professor of Spanish

Denise Bass (2011)
B.A., Lake Forest College; M.S., University of Illinois at Chicago; Lecturer in Education

Samuel Bassett (2013)
B.A., M.A., University of Oklahoma; Lecturer in Politics

Christopher Todd Beer (2012)
B.F.A., The Savannah College of Art & Design; M.A., Humboldt State University; Ph.D., Indiana University; Assistant Professor of Sociology

Theodore R. “T. R.” Bell (2004)
B.A., Lake Forest College; Physical Educator and Coach; Director of Summer Conferences

Elizabeth Benacka (2007-2013, 2013)
B.A., Loyola University of Chicago; M.A., Ph.D., Northwestern University; Assistant Professor of Communication

David Bennett (2003)
B.A., Lake Forest College; M.A., Brandeis University; M.A., Loyola University (Chicago); Director of Admissions for Enrollment

Catherine Benton (1987)
B.A., Southern Illinois University; M.I.A. (International Administration and Cross-cultural Education), School for International Training; M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., Columbia University; Associate Professor of Religion

Jessica Berger (2011)
B.A., Lake Forest College; M.A., University of Illinois at Chicago; Lecturer in English

Chris Bergmann (2009)
B.S., Westmont College; M.A., Wheaton College; Head Men’s Soccer Coach

Hassen Bettaieb (2011)
B.A., University of Paris, Sorbonne; B.A., California State University; M.A., University of Arkansas; Lecturer in Arabic

Karen Blocker (2001)
B.S., M.A., National Louis University; Certificate in Assistive Technology, California State University; Academic Technologist; Manager of Media Services

David M. Boden (1996)
B.A., Johns Hopkins University; J.D., College of William and Mary; M.A., Ph.D., Northwestern University; Associate Professor of Sociology and Anthropology

Nancy Sosna Bohm (2001)
B.A., California State University (Chico); M.L.S., San Jose State University; Associate Librarian; Reference Librarian

Michelle E. Bolinger (2007)
B.F.A., Indiana University; M.F.A., University of Washington; Lecturer in Art

Verena Bonitz (2011)
B.S., University of Applied Sciences, Esslingen Germany; M.S., Iowa State University; Ph.D., North Dakota State University; Ph.D., Iowa State University; Assistant Professor of Psychology

Ruthane I. Bopp (1960)
B.A., Lake Forest College; M.A., Northwestern University; Registrar of the College; Instructor in Mathematics

Nancy Brekke (1991)
B.A., Ph.D., University of Minnesota; Associate Professor of Psychology

Eva Breneman (2008, 2013)
B.A., New York University; M.A., The Central School of Speech and Drama (London, England); Lecturer in Theater

Brian Bruha (2004)
B.A., Lake Forest College, M.B.A.-Keller Graduate School of Management; Director of Athletic Facilities, Head Men’s Golf Coach

Andrew Bullen (2013)
B.Ph.Ed., University of Otago (New Zealand); M.Ed., University of Texas at Austin; Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine; Lecturer in Biology

Randall Bush (2012)
B.S., M.A., Northwestern University; Lecturer in Communication

Stephanie Caparelli (2014)
B.A., Lake Forest College; J.D., Chicago-Kent Law School; Lecturer in Politics

James Catanzaro (2009)
B.A., Greenville College; M.A., West Virginia University; Head Football Coach

Shiwei Chen (1998)
B.A., Yunnan University; M.A., Peking University; Ph.D., Harvard University; Professor of History

Beth A. Clemmensen (2013)
B.A., University of Illinois; M.B.A., Northwestern University; Lecturer in Economics and & Business

Jason A. Cody (1995-1996; 1997)
B.A., College of Wooster; Ph.D., Northwestern University; Professor of Chemistry

Bradley Coleman (2013)
B.A., Miami University; M.F.A. California State University; Lecturer in Art

Herbert Colston (2010)
B.A., Purdue University; M.S. and Ph.D., University of California, Santa Cruz; Lecturer in Psychology

Ryan Cook (2014)
B.A., St. Cloud State University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Chicago; Lecturer in Sociology and Anthropology

Helen Cooper (2014)
B.A., Bard College; M.F.A., School of the Art Institute of Chicago; Lecturer in Art

Joshua Corey (2007)
B.A., Vassar College; M.A., M.F.A., University of Montana; M.A., Ph.D., Cornell University; Associate Professor of English

Richard Corley (2010)
B.F.A., North Carolina School of the Arts; M.A., Goddard College; Lecturer in Theater

Connie Corso (2006)
B.A., University of Cincinnati; M.B.A., Olivet Nazarene University; Academic Technologist; Manager of the Brown Technology Resource Center

Chelsea Cossu (2012)
B.F.A., Western Michigan University; M.F.A., University of South Florida; Lecturer in Art

Mimi Cowan (2012)
B.A., North Central College; M.A., National University of Ireland; Lecturer in History

Julius Crump (2014)
B.S., Spalding University; M.Div., Southern Baptist Theological Seminary; Th.M., Louisville Presbyterian Theological Semniary; M.A., University of Chicago; Lecturer in Religion

James R. Cubit (1996)
B.S., M.A., University of Iowa; Director of the Library and Information Technology

Michael Dau (1966)
B.A., Lake Forest College; Physical Educator and Coach

Miguel de Baca (2009)
B.S., Stanford University; Ph.D., Harvard University; Assistant Professor of Art History

Virginia de Oliveira-Alves (2013)
B.A., Tennessee State University; M.A., Southern Illinois University; Ph.D., Loyola University Chicago; Lecturer in Philosophy

Shubhik DebBurman (2001)
B.A., Wittenberg University; Ph.D., Northwestern University; Professor of Biology

Helene DeGross (2002; 2004)
B.A., Slippery Rock University; M.A., Northern Illinois University; Lecturer in Communication

Daniel DeFranco (2013)
B.A., Lake Forest College; Lecturer in Philosophy

Lori Del Negro (2003)
B.S., Hartwick College; Ph.D., University of Colorado; Associate Professor of Chemistry

Les R. Dlabay (1983)
B.S., University of Illinois (Chicago); M.B.A., DePaul University; Ed.D., Northern Illinois University; Professor of Economics and Business

Kathryn Rindskopf Dohrmann (1975-1983; 1985-1988; 1991)
B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Iowa State University; M.P.H., Columbia University; Senior Lecturer in Psychology

Kristin Doll (2012)
B.A., Minnesota State University; M.A., University of Minnesota; M.A., Northwestern University, Lecturer in Art

Clare Donovan-Scane (2013)
B.A., University of Iowa; M.A., National Lewis University, Lecturer in Education

Judy M. Dozier (1997)
B.A., University of Illinois (Chicago); M.A., Governors State University; Ph.D., Loyola University (Chicago); Associate Professor of English

Mary Emily Duba (2013)
B.A., Seattle University; M.Div., Yale Divinity School; Lecturer in Religion

Meredith DuMais (2010)
B.A., Boston College; M.A., Boston College; Associate Director of Admissions

Eva Dziadula (2010)
B.A., Lake Forest College; M.A., University of Illinois at Chicago, Lecturer in Economics

Scott Edgar (2012)
B.A., Bowling Green State University; M.A., University of Dayton; Ph.D., University of Michigan; Assistant Professor of Music

Rick Elgendy (2011)
B.A., Georgetown University; M.A., University of Chicago Divinity School; Lecturer in Religion

Cary Elza (2012)
B.A., Smith College; M.A., Emory University; Lecturer in Communication

Daw-Nay Evans (2012)
B.A., George Mason University; M.A., Virginia Polytechnic and State University; Ph. D., DePaul University; Assistant Professor of Philosophy

Hazim Fazlic (2014)
B.A., University of Sarajevo; M.A. and Ph.D., University of Birmingham (England); Lecturer in Religion

Julie Felichio (2010)
B.S., University of Oklahoma, M.A. Northern Illinois University; Ed.D., National Lewis University; Lecturer in Biology

Amanda Felkey (2006)
B.A., Carleton College; M.A., Ph.D., Cornell University; Associate Professor of Economics and Business

Elizabeth W. Fischer (1992)
B.A., Lake Forest College; Ph.D., Northwestern University; Senior Lecturer in Chemistry

C. Richard Fisher (1987)
B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Chicago; Associate Professor of German

Julia Fiske (2004)
B.A., Williams College; J.D., Loyola University School of Law; M.A., Ph.D., Northwestern University; Internship Coordinator for Social Sciences

Debra Fitzsimmons (2008)
B.A., Southern Illinois University; M.Ed., Carthage College; M.F.A., Ed.D., Northern Illinois University; Lecturer in Education

Michael Fleischer (2013)
B.A., Northeastern Illinois University; M.S., Illinois Institute of Technology; Lecturer in Psychology

Robert Flot (2005)
B.A., M.A., Eastern Illinois University; Dean of Students

Stewart Foley (2013)
B.S, University of Missouri; M.B.A., University of Chicago; Lecturer in Finance

Lynette Foss (2014)
B.A, M.A., De Paul University; Lecturer in Biology

Eliza Fournier (2011)
B.A., Lake Forest College; M.P.A., University of Indiana; Lecturer in Environmental Studies

Margaret Frank (2005)
B.S. University of Maine; M.S., New Hampshire College; Ph.D., University of Texas; Senior Lecturer in Biology

Jean-Luc Garneau (1964)
B.A., Université Laval (Quebec); M.A., University of Illinois (Chicago); Licence des Lettres Libre, Université Laval; Professor of French

David George (1985)
B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Minnesota; Professor of Spanish

Rachida Ghodbane (2011)
B.A., M.A., University of Bordeaux, Bordeaux, France; Lecturer in French

Matthew Gilmore (2013)
B.A., University of Kansas; M.A., Northwestern University; Lecturer in Music

Olya Glantsman (2013)
B.A., Lake Forest College; Lecturer in Psychology

Rebecca Goldberg (2002)
B.A., M.A., Illinois State University; M.B.A., Lake Forest Graduate School of Management; Lecturer in Art

Benjamin Goluboff (1986)
B.A., New York University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania; Associate Professor of English

David Gordon (2013)
B.A., Washington and Lee University; M.A., University of Notre Dame; M.A., University of Montana; Lecturer in Philosophy

Melissa Grady (2014)
B.M.E., M.M.E., Wichita State University; Visiting Assistant Professor of Music

Rebecca Graff (2014)
B.A., University of California-Berkley; M.A., Ph.D., University of Chicago; Assistant Professor of Anthropology

Laura Grandau (2014)
B.A., M.A., University of Chicago; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison; Assistant Professor of Education

Sean Graney (2009)
B.A., Emerson College; Lecturer in Theater

Kent R. Grote (1998)
B.A., Doane College; M.A., University of Cincinnati; Ph.D., George Mason University; Instructor in Economics and Business

R. Sergio Guglielmi (1991)
Laurea, University of Rome; Ph.D., University of Minnesota; Professor of Psychology

Cynthia T. Hahn (1990)
B.A., Rosary College; M.A., Purdue University; Ph.D., University of Illinois; Professor of French

Kurt Ham (1991)
B.A., Lake Forest College; M.A., New School for Social Research; Lecturer in Sociology

Sheila Hanley (2014)
B.S., Georgetown University; M.A., University of Chicago; M.B.A., Northwestern University Kellogg Graduate School of Business; Lecturer in Economics

Daniel Hanna (2011)
B.A., Temple University; M.A., University of Colorado; M.A. and Ph.D, Princeton University; Assistant Professor of French and Spanish

Niccole Hannemann (2013)
B.S., University of Illinois (Urbana); M.E., Lesley University; Lecturer in Education

Michael Hartney (2014)
B.A., Vanderbilt University; M.A., University of Notre Dame; Assistant Professor of Politics

Barbara Harvey (2005-06, 2008, 2010)
B.A., Dominican University; M.A., National Lewis University; Lecturer in Education

Matt Hawkins (2014)
B.F.A., Southern Methodist University; M.F.A.., University of Iowa; Director in Theater

Richard Hay (2012)
B.A., University of Minnesota; Ph.D., Northwestern University; Lecturer in Politics

Charles Hayford (2005)
B.A., Harvard College; Ph.D., Harvard University; Visiting Professor in History

Kimberly Hazlett (2014)
B.A., Luther College; MLIS, Dominican University; Associate Librarian/Head of Circulation

Brian Healy (2014)
B.A., Truman State University; M.F.A., University of Washington; Assistant Professor of Theater and Resident Designer/Technical Director

Jennifer Hercreg (1997; 1999-2005; 2007)
B.A., Illinois State University; M.A., Northwestern University; Lecturer in Education 

Clara Herrera (2004)
B.S., Universidad de los Andes (Bogota, Columbia); Master of Project Management, Keller Graduate School of Management; Master of Liberal Studies, Lake Forest College; Ph.D. University of Illinois at Chicago; Lecturer in Spanish

Marsha Hestad (2002-2005; 2009)
B.S., University of Illinois; M.Ed., National College of Education; Ph.D., Loyola University; Lecturer in Education 

Lisa Hinkley (2008)
B.S., Bradley University; M.A., Michigan State University; Associate Vice President for Career and Professional Development

Jacqueline Francis Hoefler (2010)
B.S., University of Colorado at Colorado Springs; Senior Associate Director of Admissions

Susan Hoffmann (2013)
B.A., Skidmore College; M.B.A., New York University; Lecturer in Environmental Studies

Robert L. Holliday (1982)
B.S., University of Missouri (Rolla); M.S., Ph.D., Southern Illinois University; Professor of Mathematics and Computer Science

Robert Hooper (2012)
B.F.A., Pratt Institute; M.F.A., Yale University School of Art and Architecture; Lecturer in Art

Linda Horwitz (2003)
B.A., Bates College; M.A., Ph.D., Northwestern University; Associate Professor of Communication

Anne E. Houde (1992)
A.B., Princeton University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Maryland; Foster G. and Mary W. McGaw Professor of Biology

Vicky Hu (2014)
B.S., Peking University; M.S., University of Missouri; Lecturer in Computer Science

Eiko Ichinose (1999)
B.A., Ritsumeikan University; Lecturer in Japanese

Randall E. Iden (2008)
B.A., Haverford College; J.D., University of Pennsylvania Law school; M.S., Northwestern University; Lecturer in Communication

Fatima A. Imam (2008)
M.A., M. Phil, Aligarh Muslim University, India; Ph.D., University of Toronto; Assistant Professor of History

Darlene Jaffke (2010)
B.A., University of Wisconsin-Whitewater; M.B.A., Indiana Wesleyan University; Assistant Professor in Economics and Business

Lara Jakobsons (2013)
B.A., Georgetown University; M.S.,Ph.D., Florida State University; Lecturer in Psychology

Aleksandar Jankovski (2011)
B.A., M.A., Northeastern Illinois University; Ph.D, University of Miami; Lecturer in Politics

Marvin Johnson (2006)
B.S., Wheaton College; M.A., Oakland University; Ph.D., University of Illinois (Chicago); Lecturer in Mathematics

Chloe Johnston (2011)
B.A., University of Chicago; M.A. and Ph.D., Northwestern University; Assistant Professor of Theater

Anna Trumbore Jones (2003)
B.A., University of Chicago; M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., Columbia University; Associate Professor of History

Adam Jones (2011)
B.A., Pennsylvania State University; M.S., Illinois State University, Lecturer in English

Douglas Kalvin (2012)
B.A., Duke University; M.S., Baylor College of Medicine; M.S., Ph.D., University of Michigan; Lecturer in Chemistry

Eileen Karsten (2001)
B.A., Barat College; M.A., Rosary College Graduate School of Library and Information Science; Associate Librarian; Head of Technical Services

Michael Mason Kash (1988)
B.A., Lake Forest College; Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Professor of Physics

Matthew R. Kelley (2002)
B.S., University of Wisconsin-Parkside; M.S., Ph.D., Purdue University; Professor of Psychology

Nambi Kelley (2007)
B.F.A., De Paul University; Lecturer in Theater

Jeffrey Kenyon (2011)
B.S., University of Illinois; M.B.A., UCLA; Lecturer in Finance

Christopher King (2012)
B.A., Furman University; M.A., Villanova University; Ph.D, Vanderbilt University; Lecturer in Philosophy

Lloyd Broadnax King (2014)
B.A., Marlboro College; M.A., Roosevelt University; Lecturer in Music

Joseph Kinsella (2006)
B.A., Illinois Wesleyan University; Head Softball Coach; Director of Intramurals

Karen E. Kirk (1996)
B.S., University of Delaware; Ph.D., Rutgers University; Professor of Biology

Jacob Knabb (2013)
B.A., West Virginia University; M.F.A., Purdue University; Visiting Assistant Professor of English

David Knoell (2013)
B.A., University of Nebraska; M.F.A., University of Central Florida; Lecturer in Theater

Deborah Knowles (2001)
B.Mus.Ed, M.Mus., Northwestern University; Senior Lecturer in Music

Craig D. Knuckles (1995)
B.S., M.S., Tennessee Technological University; Ph.D., Louisiana State University; Associate Professor of Mathematics

Kevin Kohlstedt (2013)
B.S., University of Kansas; Ph.D., Northwestern University; Lecturer in Chemistry

Rita Koller (2002)
B.A., Lake Forest College; M.L.I.S., Dominican University; Associate Librarian

Lukasz Konopka (2014)
B.S., University of Illinois at Chicago; M.A., University of Chicago; Ph.D, Loyola University; Lecturer in Neuroscience

Ekaphan Kraichak (2014)
B.A., Bowdoin College; Ph.D., University of California-Berkley; Lecturer in Environmental Studies

Judith Lafferty (2010)
B.S., Wittenberg University; M.A., Roosevelt University; Lecturer in Education

Jason LaFountain (2014)
B.A., University of Chicago; M.A., University of Maryland; M.A., Ph.D, Harvard University; Lecturer in Art History

Nancy Latka (2014)
B.A., Indiana University; M.S., Northwestern University; Lecturer in Education

Karen Lebergott (1996)
B.S., University of Wisconsin (Madison); M.F.A., The School of the Art Institute of Chicago; Associate Professor of Art

Dan L. LeMahieu (1974)
B.A., Lawrence University; M.A., Ph.D., Harvard University; Hotchkiss Presidential Professor of History; Director of Graduate Programs

Robert J. Lemke (2002)
B.A., Saint Olaf College; M.S., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin (Madison); Professor of Economics and Business

David E. Levinson (1992)
B.A., University of Arizona; M.M., Northwestern University; M.S., University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign); Systems Librarian; Academic Technologist

Janice L. Leonhardt (2013)
B.A., Luther College; M.A., St. Thomas University; Lecturer in Physics

Debra Homer Levis (1996-1997; 1998-1999; 2000)
B.A., J.D., Northwestern University; Assistant Professor of Politics

Hung Li (2008)
B.S., Chinese University of Hong Kong; M.A., Polytechnic University of Hong Kong; Lecturer in Chinese

Douglas B. Light (2003)
B.A., Colby College; M.S., Ph.D., University of Minnesota; Laurence R. Lee Family Professor of Biology

Judith Lindgren (2013)
B.A., Northern Illinois University; M.E., Loyola University of Chicago; Lecturer in Education

Louis G. Lombardi (1980)
A.B., Brown University; Ph.D., University of Illinois (Urbana); Professor of Philosophy

Susan M. Long (2009)
B.A., Macalester College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Illinois at Chicago; Assistant Professor of Psychology

James M. Lundberg (2012)
B.A., Connecticut College; M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., Yale University; Assistant Professor of History

Suzanne Lussier (2014)
B.A., Gonzaga University; M.A., American University; M.F.A., University of Montana; Lecturer in Art

Ann B. Maine (1994)
B.S., Williams College; M.S., Ph.D., University of Rochester; Senior Lecturer in Biology

Rebecca Makkai (2013)
B.A., Washington and Lee University; M.A., Middlebury College; Lecturer in English

Richard Mallette (1991)
B.A., Boston College; M.A., Ph.D., Harvard University; Distinguished Service Professor of English

Maureen Marshall (2013)
B.A., University of California, San Diego; M.A., University of Chicago; Lecturer in Sociology and Anthropology

James J. Marquardt (2002)
B.A., Villanova University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Chicago; Associate Professor of Politics

William B. Martin (1961)
B.S., Franklin and Marshall College; Ph.D., Northwestern University; Deane Professor of Biochemical and Biological Sciences; Faculty Marshal

Catherine Matson (2014)
B.A., Trinity Christian College; M.S. National Lewis University; Lecturer in Psychology

Tracy McCabe (1998)
A.B., Princeton University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin (Madison); Senior Lecturer in English

Janet McCracken (1993)
B.A., Vassar College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Texas (Austin); Professor of Philosophy

Robert Chad McCracken (2001; 2004)
B.A., Yale University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Texas (Austin); J.D., University of Texas School of Law; Assistant Professor of Philosophy and Politics

Doug McDade (2014)
London Shakespeare Acadamy; Lecturer in Theater

Gizella Meneses (2005)
B.A., M.A., Loyola University (Chicago); Ph.D., Arizona State University; Associate Professor of Spanish

Dustin Mengelkoch (2010)
B.A., University of Texas (Austin); M.A., Duke University; Ph.D., University of North Carolina; Assistant Professor of English

Sean Menke (2010)
B.A., University of Minnesota; M.S., University of Oklahoma; Ph.D., University of California; Assistant Professor of Biology

Marilynn Menuey (2011)
B.S., Chadron State College; M.A., Kansas State University; Lecturer in Education

Jamie Merchant (2014)
B.A., Clemson University; M.A., Northwestern University; Lecturer in Communication

Donald C. Meyer (1995)
B.A., University of California (Santa Barbara); M.A., Ph.D., University of California (Davis); Professor of Music

Michael Meyerhoff (2013)
B.A., Columbia University; M.A., Ph.D., Harvard University; Lecturer in Psychology

Ariel M’ndange-Pfupfu (2014)
B.S., M.S., Stanford University; Ph.D., Northwestern University; Lecturer in Environmental Studies

Siobhan M. Moroney (1993)
B.A., University of Oklahoma; Ph.D., Rutgers University; Associate Professor of Politics

Rachel Moskowitz (2013)
B.A., Grinnell College; M.A., Northwestern University; Lecturer in Politics

Jennifer K. Motzer (2004)
B.A., Illinois State University; Associate Director of Admissions

Nathan Mueggenburg (2004)
B.A., Illinois Wesleyan University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Chicago; Associate Professor of Physics

Melissa Naughton (2008)
B.A., Millikin University; M.S.Ed., Eastern Illinois University; Assistant Director of Transfer Admissions

Heather Noll (2012)
B.A., Coe College (Iowa); M.S., University of Wisconsin Whitewater (Wisconsin); Head Volleyball Coach

Elizabeth Odom (2013)
B.F.A., San Francisco Art Institute; M.F.A., Yale University School of Art; Lecturer in Art

Desmond Odugu (2009)
B.A., University of Ibadan (Nigeria); M.A., Nnamdi Azikiwe University Awka (Nigeria); M.Ed., Ph.D., Loyola University Chicago; Assistant Professor of Education

Michelle Oh (2010)
B.S., University of Illinois; M.S., Dominican University; Reference Librarian

Paul S. Orogun (1995)
B.S., University of Ife, Ile-Ife, Nigeria; M.A., Ph.D., University of California (San Diego); Associate Professor of Politics

Michael Orr (2011)
B.A., University College London; M.A. and Ph.D., Cornell University; Professor of Art, Krebs Provost and Dean of the Faculty

Evan Oxman (2010)
B.A., Duke University; M.A. and Ph.D., Princeton University; Uihlein Assistant Professor of American Politics

Min Pak (2014)
B.F.A., University of Illinois; M.F.A, Columbia College; Lecturer in Computer Science

Mitchell L. Paliga (1999)
B.Mus., Eastern New Mexico University; M.Mus., Northwestern University; Senior Lecturer in Music

David W. Park (2003)
B.S., Northwestern University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania; Associate Professor of Communication

Adam Pelzer (2013)
B.A., Lawrence University; Ph.D., Northwestern University; Lecturer in Chemistry

Richard Pettengill (2003)
B.A., Bates College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Chicago; Associate Professor of Theater

Jason Pitt (2013)
B.S., University of Evansville; Ph.D., Northwestern University; Lecturer in Biology

Alla Podolny (2012)
B.S., Samara State University (Russia); M.S., Ph.D., Technion (Israel); Lecturer in Mathematics

Gladys Poma (2012)
B.A., University of Lima (Peru); M.A., Loyola University Chicago; Lecturer in Mathematics

George Pryjma (2011)
B.A., M.A., Northwestern University; Lecturer in Mathematics and Education

David Rademacher (2014)
B.A., Hamline University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee; Visiting Assistant Professor of Psychology

Rachel G. Ragland (1996)
B.A., M.S., University of Pennsylvania; Ed.D., Teachers College, Columbia University; Associate Professor of Education

Fatima Rahman (2012)
B.A., University of California (San Diego); M.A., University of California (Riverside); Ph. D., University of California (Irvine); Assistant Professor of Politics

Sandra Ragsdale (2011)
B.A., Sarah Lawrence College; M.F.A., University of Michigan; Lecturer in Theater

Rathi Ramakrishnan (2014)
B.E., University of Bangalore (India); M.B.A., The International University (Missouri); M.S., Illinois Institute of Technology; Lecturer in Computer Science

Michael Raymond (2011)
B.S. and M.B.A.; Western New England College; Head Men’s and Women’s Tennis Coach

Anne Reichel (2009)
B.A., Georgian Court College; M.Ed., CAS., Ed. D., National Louis University; Lecturer in Education

Muaz Redzic (2012)
B.A., Kuwait University; M.A., Vanderbilt University; Ph.D., Graduate Theological Foundation; Lecturer in Religion

DeJuran Richardson (1986-1991; 1993)
B.A., M.S., Ph.D, Northwestern University; Associate Dean of the Faculty; Professor of Mathematics

Eli Robb (2004)
B.A., University of California (Berkley); M.F.A., School of the Art Institute of Chicago; Associate Professor of Art

Michael Robbins (2012)
B.A., University of Colorado; M.F.A., University of Oregon; M.A., Ph.D., University of Chicago; Lecturer in English

Ann M. Roberts (1995)
B.A., Johns Hopkins University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania; James D. Vail Professor of Art

Elizabeth Robertson (2011)
B.A., M.A., University of Illinois at Chicago; M.A., Northeastern Illinois University; Ed.D., National-Louis University; Lecturer in Education

Teryn Robinson (2006)
B.A., Millikin University; M.A., M.S., Illinois State University; Assistant Dean for Academic Support

Steven J. Rosswurm (1977)
B.A., University of Michigan; M.A., Ph.D., Northern Illinois University; Professor of History

Sarah Rutter (2007, 2011-)
B.A., Calvin College; M.A., University of Illinois at Chicago; Lecturer in Education

Ahmad Sadri (1988)
B.A., M.A., Teheran University; M.A., Ph.D., New School for Social Research; Gorter Professor of Islamic World Studies and Professor of Sociology

Bonnie Salomon (2004)
B.A., Harvard University; M.D., University of Illinois; Lecturer in Philosophy

Beth Sanchez (2014)
B.A., Oberlin College; M.S. Northwestern University; Lecturer in Spanish

Javier Sanchez (2014)
B.S., University of Puerto Rico; Ph.D., Baylor College of Medicine; Lecturer in Psychology

Voula Saridakis (2002)
B.A., Cornell University; M.S., Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University; Senior Lecturer in History

Susan Sattell (2012)
B.A., University of Wisconsin; M.A., University of Illinois at Chicago; Ph.D., Northwestern University; Lecturer in Communication

R. Scott Schappe (1996)
B.S., University of Michigan; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin; Professor of Physics

Jessica Schary (2014)
B.A., University of Maryland; MS Ed., Hunter College; Assistant Director of Admissions

Jeanne M. Schellin (2004; 2007)
B.A., University of Illinois; M.Ed, DePaul University; Lecturer in Education

Jeffrey Schmitz (2003-04, 2007)
B.S., M.S., Western Illinois University; M.S., University of Tennessee; Lecturer in Physics

Davis Schneiderman (2001)
B.A., Pennsylvania State University; M.A., Ph.D., Binghamton University; Professor of English, Associate Dean of the Faculty

Stephen D. Schutt (2001)
B.A., Earlham College; M.A., University of London (England); J.D., University of Pennsylvania Law School; President of the College

Thomas Senior (2009)
B.S., Rutgers University; M.Ed., Temple University; Lecturer in Physics

George Seyk (2006)
B.A., De Paul University; M.A., Roosevelt University; Lecturer in Economics and Business; Internship Coordinator for Business and Economics

Don Share (2010)
B.A., Brown University; M.S., Simmons College; M.A., Ph.D., Boston University; Lecturer in English

Alan Sherbin (2014)
B.S., University of Illinois; M.B.A., Illinois State University; Lecturer in Finance

Alexander W. Shingleton (2013)
B.A., University of Oxford (UK); Ph.D., University of Cambridge (UK); Associate Professor of Biology

William Silliman (2013)
B.S., Princeton University; Ph.D., University of Minnesota; Lecturer in Environmental Studies

Dan Simpson (2012)
B.A., Heidelberg University; Head Men’s and Women’s Cross Country Coach

Jacqueline A. Slaats (1986)
B.S., Iowa State University; M.S., University of Wisconsin (Whitewater); Director of Athletics; Senior Advisor to the President

Caroline Slone (2014)
B.S., Yale University; M.S., Ph.D., Northwestern University; Lecturer in Chemistry

David Spadafora (1990)
B.A., Williams College; Ph.D., Yale University; Visiting Professor of History

Michael Stark (2006)
B.S., Northeastern Illinois University; M.B.A., Rosary College; Lecturer in Business

Romulus Stefanut (2012)
B.A., University of Bucharest (Romania); B.A, M.Phil., West University of Timisoara (Romania); M.A., Trinity Western University (British Columbia); M.A., University of Chicago; Lecturer in Religion

Emma Stein (2014)
B.A., University of California; M.A., University of Chicago; Lecturer in Art

Corinne L. Stevens (1998)
B.A., Pace University; M.L.I.S., University of Texas (Austin); Head of Public Services (LIT); Associate Librarian

Virginia Stewart (1997-1999; 2005)
B.A., Knox College; M.A., Purdue University; Ph.D., Northwestern University; Visiting Professor of History

Jennifer Stockdale (2012)
B.A., The College of Wooster; M.A., Miami University; M.F.A.; University of Notre Dame; Lecturer in English

James Sullivan (2004)
B.A., Lake Forest College; M.A., Roosevelt University; Lecturer in Education

Jeffrey O. Sundberg (1989)
B.A., Carleton College; M.A., Ph.D., Stanford University; James S. Kemper Foundation Chair in Liberal Arts and Business and Professor of Economics and Business

Kristin Sundberg (2002)
B.A., Macalester College; Director of Transfer and International Admissions

Holly Swyers (2006)
B.A., Ripon College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Chicago; Associate Professor of Sociology and Anthropology 

Chloe Taft (2014)
B.A., Williams College; M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., Yale University; Lecturer in History

Vadim Tashlitsky (2008)
B.A., Lake Forest College; Head Men’s and Women’s Swimming and Diving Coach

Tracy M. Taylor (2008)
B.F.A., University of New Mexico; M.F.A., The School of the Art Institute of Chicago; Associate Professor of Art

Alan Teller (2004-07, 2012)
B.A., Queens College; Lecturer in History

Jill Terzakis (2004-07, 2010)
B.A., Lake Forest College; M.B.A., DePaul University; Lecturer in Business

Anne Thomason (2014)
B.A., Macalester College; M.A., Emory University; MSI, University of Michigan; Archivist and Librarian for Special Collections

Tamlyn Tills (2008)
B.S., University of Wisconsin (La Crosse); M.Ed., Cardinal Stritch College; Head Women’s Basketball Coach

Melissa Torchia (2014)
B.F.A., University of Arizona; M.F.A., Northwestern University; Costume Designer

Jay Torrence (2013)
B.A., Wheaton College; M.F.A., University of British Columbia (Vancouver, B.C.); Lecturer in Theater

Enrique Trevino (2013)
B.S., University of Texas at El Paso; Ph.D., Dartmouth College; Assistant Professor of Mathematics

Joseph Trupia (2013)
B.F.A., Southern Illinois University; M.F.A, The School of the Art Institute; Lecturer in Art

Carolyn Tuttle (1984)
B.A., Boston College; M.A., Ph.D., Northwestern University; Betty Jane Schultz Hollender Professor of Economics and Business; Assistant Faculty Marshal

Renato Umali (2011)
B.A., Northwestern University; M.F.A, University of Wisconsin; Lecturer in Communication

Kathleen Van De Graaff (2008)
B.A., M.A., Brigham Young University; Senior Lecturer in Music

Jill Van Newenhizen (1987)
B.A., Lake Forest College; M.S., Ph.D., Northwestern University; Associate Professor of Mathematics

Alan Wahlert (2013)
B.A., University of St. Thomas; M.Ed., DePaul University; Ed.D., Loyola University Chicago; Lecturer in Education

Nicholas L. Wallin (2009)
B.A., M.A., Northwestern University; M.A., Peabody Conservatory of Music; Ph.D., University of Minnesota; Associate Professor of Music

Catherine S. Weidner (1999)
B.A., College of William and Mary; M.A., Ph.D., Northwestern University; Senior Lecturer in History

Naomi Wentworth (1983)
B.A., University of Massachusetts (Amherst); M.S., Assumption College; Ph.D., University of Connecticut; Associate Professor of Psychology

Melanie Werst (2001)
B.S., University of Minnesota; Ph.D., Northwestern University; Senior Lecturer in Chemistry

Lynn C. Westley (1992)
B.A., Grinnell College; M.S., Ph.D., University of Iowa; Senior Lecturer in Biology

Christopher Whidden (2005)
B.A., Wake Forest University; M.A., Northern Illinois University; Ph.D., Northern Illinois University; Lecturer in Politics

Rachel A. Whidden (2005)
B.A., M.A., Wake Forest University; Ph.D., University of Iowa; Associate Professor of Communication

Christopher E. White (2007)
B.A., University of Toronto; M.A., Indiana University School of Music; Lecturer in Music

Alexander Wilcox (2013)
B.S., University of Rochester; Ph.D., Northwestern University; Lecturer in Biology

Christopher Willey (2012)
B.F.A., Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design; M.F.A., San Francisco Art Institute; Lecturer in Art

Evelyn Williams (2012)
B.A., Carleton College; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin (Madison); Lecturer in Biology

Thea Wilson (2014)
B.S., University of California-Santa Cruz; Ph.D., Northwestern University; Visiting Assistant Professor of Chemistry

Dawn C. Wiser (1998)
B.S., Muskingum College; Ph.D., Colorado State University; Associate Professor of Chemistry

Ying Wu (2013)
B.A., Shaanxi Normal University (China); M.A., Beijing Normal University (China); Ph.D., Purdue University; Assistant Professor of Chinese

Yangqing (Lucie) Xu (2013)
B.A., Lawrence University; M.S., Northwestern University; Lecturer in Psychology

Camille Johnson Yale (2011)
B.S., Ohio University; M.A., University of Illinois at Chicago; Ph.D., University of Illinois; Assistant Professor of Communication

David S. Yuen (1995)
B.A., M.S., University of Chicago; Ph.D., Princeton University; Professor of Mathematics

Carisa Zaban (2005)
B.A., University of New Hampshire; Physical Educator and Coach

Benjamin Zeller (2013)
B.A., University of Rochester; M.A., Harvard University; Ph.D., University of North Carolina; Assistant Professor of Religion

Rui Zhu (2002)
B.A., M.A., Peking University; Ph.D., Tulane University; Associate Professor of Philosophy

Stan Zoller (2013)
B.A., Lakeland College; M.A., Roosevelt University; Lecturer in Communication

Faculty Emeriti

Dates in parentheses indicate year of original appointment to the faculty and length of service.

Eugene Hotchkiss (1970-1993)
A.B., Dartmouth College; Ph.D., Cornell University; LL.D., Illinois College; LL.D., Lake Forest College; President, Emeritus

Kenneth C. Bennett, Jr. (1961-1992)
B.A., University of Wisconsin; M.A., University of Illinois; Ph.D., Indiana University; Professor of English, Emeritus

Ann D. Bowen (1952-1986)
Mus.B., Oberlin College; M.A., Columbia University; Mus.D., Northwestern University; Professor of Music, Emerita

Lowell A. Carmony (1981-2000)
B.A., Indiana University; M.S., University of California (Berkeley); Ph.D., Southern Illinois University; Professor of Mathematics and Computer Science, Emeritus

Dan P. Cole (1965-1994)
A.B., Columbia University; B.D., Union Theological Seminary; Ph.D., Drew University; William R. Bross Professor of Religion, Emeritus

Michael Benet Croydon (1968-1995)
Associate, Royal College of Art (London); Professor of Art, Emeritus

Richard F. Dye (1983 - 2007)
A.B., Kenyon College; M.B.A., Ph.D., University of Michigan; Ernest A. Johnson Professor of Economics, Emeritus

Michael H. Ebner (1974 - 2007)
B.A., University of Toledo; M.A., Ph.D., University of Virginia; James D. Vail III Professor of History, Emeritus

Arlene Eskilson (1972-2000)
B.A., M.A., Roosevelt University; Ph.D., University of Illinois (Chicago); Professor of Sociology and Anthropology, Emerita

Roger J. Faber (1965-1996)
B.S., Calvin College; Ph.D., Michigan State University; Jacob Beidler Professor of Physics, Emeritus

Paul B. Fischer (1971 - 2007)
B.A., M.A., City College of New York; Ph.D., University of Massachusetts; Professor of Politics, Emeritus

Phylis M. Frankel (1968-2004)
B.S., M.A., Ph.D., Northwestern University; Associate Professor of Psychology, and Director and Staff Member, Counseling Center, Emerita

Anthony L. Fritz (1978-2010)
B.S., M.S., University of Wisconsin (Milwaukee); Physical Educator and Coach, Emeritus

Jonathan Fuller Galloway (1966-2002)
B.A., Swarthmore College; Ph.D., Columbia University; Irvin L. and Fern D. Young Presidential Professor of Politics, Emeritus

Carol Gayle (1966-2011)
B.A., Swarthmore College; M.A., Columbia University; Director of Community Education; Associate Director of the MLS Program; Visiting Associate Professor of History, Emerita

Pericles B. Georges (1989-2003)
A.B., University of Illinois (Chicago); M.A., Ph.D., University of California (Berkeley); Associate Professor of History, Emeritus

Frederic A. Giere (1962-1988)
B.A., Luther College; M.S., Syracuse University; Ph.D., University of New Mexico; Professor of Biology, Emeritus

Clayton Gray, Jr. (1977-2010)
B.A., Fisk University; M.A., University of Colorado (Boulder); Ph.D., University of California (Berkeley); Associate Professor of German, Emeritus

Robert Morse Greenfield (1967-2002)
B.A., Occidental College; M.A., Ph.D., Columbia University; Associate Professor of English, Emeritus

Gertrude Grisham (1976-1991)
Absolutorium, University of Vienna; M.A., Ph.D., Northwestern University; Director of the Writing Center and Lecturer, Emerita

Forest W. Hansen (1963-1993)
A.B., Harvard College; M.A., University of Wisconsin; Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University; Professor of Philosophy, Emeritus

Tung Hon Jeong (1963-1997)
B.A., Yale College; Ph.D., University of Minnesota; Professor of Physics, Emeritus

Laura J. Kateley (1965-2013)
B.S., University of Detroit; M.S., Michigan State University; Associate Professor of Chemistry, Emerita

David L. Krantz (1963-2008)
B.A., Brooklyn College; M.S., Ph.D., Northwestern University; Professor of Psychology, Emeritus

Abba Lessing (1965-2011)
B.A., Wesleyan University; M.A., Ph.D., Tulane University; Professor of Philosophy, Emeritus

Rami Y. Levin (1994-2010)
B.A., Yale University; M.A., University of California (San Diego); Ph.D., University of Chicago; Associate Dean of the Faculty; Director of the Center for Chicago Programs; Professor of Music, Emerita

Charles D. Louch (1957-1989)
B.A., College of Wooster; M.S., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin; Professor of Biology, Emeritus

Arthur H. Miller, Jr. (1972-2013)
B.A., Kalamazoo College; M.A. (English), M.A. (Librarianship), University of Chicago; Ph.D., Northwestern University; Archivist and Librarian for Special Collections, Emeritus

Charles A. Miller (1974-1998)
B.A., Swarthmore College; M.P.A., Ph.D., Harvard University; Professor of Politics, Emeritus

William Moskoff (1970-1972; 1983-2002)
B.A., Hunter College; M.A., Ph.D. (Economics), Certificate, Russian Area Studies, University of Wisconsin; M.S. (Biological Sciences), University of Illinois (Chicago); Betty Jane Schultz Hollender Professor of Economics and Biology, Emeritus

Edward W. Packel (1971-2013)
B.A., Amherst College; Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Ernest H. Volwiler Professor of Mathematics, Emeritus

Franz Schulze (1952-1991)
Ph.D., University of Chicago; B.F.A., M.F.A., School of the Art Institute of Chicago; Betty Jane Schultz Hollender Professor of Art, Emeritus

Shelley C. Sherman (1993-2014)
B.A., American University; M.S., Northwestern University; Ph.D., University of Illinois (Chicago); Associate Professor of Education, Emerita

Ralph L. Shively (1965-1987)
B.S., M.A., Ph.D., University of Michigan; Professor of Mathematics, Emeritus

Charles S. Smith (1962-1985)
B.A., Western Kentucky State College; M.A., State University of Iowa; Ph.D., Indiana University; Associate Professor of Mathematics, Emeritus

W. Rand Smith (1977-2013)
B.A., University of North Carolina (Chapel Hill); M.A., Ph.D., University of Michigan; Irvin L. & Fern D. Young Presidential Professor of Politics; Emeritus

George L. Speros (1963-2009)
B.S., Edinboro State College; M.A., Middlebury College; Ph.D., University of Madrid; Associate Provost and Associate Dean of the Faculty; Director of International Studies; Associate Professor of Spanish, Emeritus

Ghada Hashem Talhami (1983-2008)
B.A., Western College for Women; M.S., University of Wisconsin (Milwaukee); Ph.D., University of Illinois (Chicago); D.K. Pearsons Professor of Politics, Emerita

M. Lee Thompson (1962-1997)
B.A., Concordia College; Ph.D., Indiana University; Professor of Chemistry, Emeritus

Robert James Troyer (1968-1992; 1993-1994)
B.S., Ball State University; M.A., Ph.D., Indiana University; Professor of Mathematics, Emeritus

Kenneth L. Weik (1967-2001)
B.S., Northern Illinois University; M.S., Ph.D., Southern Illinois University; Associate Professor of Biology, Emeritus

Presidential Staff

Stephen D. Schutt
President

David Bennett
Interim Vice President for Admissions

Jim Cubit
Director of Library and Information Technology

Rob Flot
Dean of Students

Phillip Hood
Vice President of Development and Alumni Relations

Elizabeth Libby
Associate Vice President of Communications and Marketing

Michael T. Orr
Krebs Provost and Dean of the Faculty

Elizabeth A. Palm
Executive Assistant to the President

Ann Roberts
Associate Dean of the Faculty, Director of the Learning and Teaching Center; James D. Vail Professor of Art

Jacqueline A. Slaats
Director of Athletics; Senior Advisor to the President

Davis Schneiderman
Associate Dean of the Faculty, Director of the Center for Chicago Programs; Professor of English

Lori Sundberg
Vice President for Finance and Planning

Presidents of Lake Forest College

Robert W. Patterson, 1875-1877

Daniel S. Gregory, 1878-1886

William C. Roberts, 1886-1892

James G. K. McClure (acting), 1892-1893

John Merle Coulter, 1893-1896

John J. Halsey (acting), 1896-1897

James G. K. McClure, 1897-1901

Richard Davenport Harlan, 1901-1906

John J. Halsey (acting), 1906-1907

John Scholte Nollen, 1907-1917

Henry W. Wright (acting), 1917-1920

Herbert McComb Moore, 1920-1942

Ernest A. Johnson, 1942-1959

John Howard (acting), 1959-1960

William Graham Cole, 1960-1969

William L. Dunn (acting), 1969-1970

Eugene Hotchkiss, 1970-1993

David Spadafora, 1993-2001

Stephen D. Schutt 2001-current