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College Catalog

Directory

College Board of Trustees

Officers
Robert Krebs, Chairman
Daniel D. Dolan Jr. ’80, Vice Chairman
David F. Gorter ’80, Vice Chairwoman
William A. Lowry ’84, Secretary

Charter Trustees

Class of 2018
David A. Castagnetti ’84
Founder, Mehlman Castagnetti Rosen & Thomas

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

David F. Gorter ’80
President; SSU Corporation

James M. Hunter ’71
Williamstown, Massachusetts

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

Lorna S. Pfaelzer
Lake Bluff, Illinois

Joanne Storkan
Executive Producer and President, Honest Engine Films

Class of 2019
Marsha K. Anderson ’68
Vice President Global Event Marketing (ret), JP Morgan

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

Mark A. Nagle
President, Czarnowski Display Service Inc.

Claudia Wyatt-Johnson ’69
Founding Partner, Partners in Performance Inc.

Class of 2020
Robert D. Krebs
Lake Forest, Illinois

Randall S. Lauer ’81
Managing Director, Citigroup

Class of 2021
John D. Carruthers ’78
Senior Business Analyst (ret), US Bank

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

Craig Omtvedt
Lake Forest, IL

Stephen C. Strelsin 
Managing Partner, Axiom Consulting Partners

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

National Trustees

Class of 2018
Michelle Applebaum
Board of Directors, Northwest Pipe

William G. Brown
Hobe Sound, Florida

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

Joseph McCarthy ’78
CEO and Founder, The McCarthy Company

Marian H. Niles ’66
Pacific Palisades, California

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

Class of 2020
William Connell
Lake Forest, IL

Alexander D. Stuart
President, North Star Investments

Ex Officio
Daniel J. Ugaste ’85
President, Lake Forest College Alumni Board

Jeffrey J. Anderson
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

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

Paula P. Lillard 
Lake Forest, Illinois

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

Marian P. Pawlick 
Lake Bluff, Illinois

Rhoda A. Pierce ’60
Highland Park, 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

Ekiundayo Akinlake  (2018)
B.S., University of Reading (England); M.A., Imperial College of Science and Technology, University of London (England); M.B.A., University of Connecticut; Ph.D., University of Illinois at Chicago; Visiting Assistant Professor of Business

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

Dan Andrews (2015)
B.A. Moody Bible Institute; Head Men’s Soccer Coach

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

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

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

Sugata Banerji (2015)
B.E., West Bengal University of Technology (Kolkata, India); Ph.D., New Jersey Institute of Technology; Assistant Professor of Computer Science

Flavia Barbosa (2017)
B.S., Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais (Brazil); Ph.D., University of Missouri; Assistant Professor of Biology

Anne Barry (2015)
B.A. and Higher Diploma in Education, University College Cork (Ireland); M.A., University of St. Thomas; Assistant Professor of Music

Rudi Batzell (2017)
B.A., Columbia College; M.Phil., University of Cambridge (UK); Instructor in History

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

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

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

Arthur Bousquet (2018)
B.S., M.S., SuP Galilee (France);  Ph.D., Indiana University; Assistant Professor of Mathematics

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

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

Courtney Pierre Joseph (2017)
B.A., M.A., University of Illinois ; Assistant Professor of African American History 

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

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

Danielle Cohen (2017)
B.A., Princeton University; M.A., Ph.D., Cornell University; Lecturer in History

Michael Cohen (2017)
B.A., Miami University; M.A., Michigan State University; Associate Director of Admissions

William Conrad (2018)
B.A., Macalester College; Ph.D., University of Washington; Assistant Professor of Chemistry 

Zachary Cook (2018)
B.A., Williams College; Ph.D., Northwestern University; Assistant Professor of Politics 

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

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

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

Ken Davis (2007)
B.S. Arizona State University; M.A.T. National Louis University; Men’s Head Basketball Coach

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

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

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

Darren Drabek (2017)
B.A., Lewis and Clark College; M.S., Sage Graduate School; Director of International Admissions

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

Christopher J. Ellertson (2015)
B.A., Otterbein College; M.A., Indiana University of Pennsylvania; Vice President for Enrollment

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

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

David  Fernandez-Diaz (2016)
B.A., M.A., Universitat Rovira i Virgili (Spain); M.S., Universitat de Barcelona (Spain); M.A., State University of New York at Binghamton; Ph.D., University of Virginia; Assistant Professor of Spanish

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

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

Ariana Gammel (2015)
Bachelor of Accountancy, University of San Diego; M.B.A., Lake Forest Graduate School of Management; Lecturer in Business

Paul Gladen (2016)
B.A., St. Olaf College; Ph.D., Indiana University; Assistant Professor of Chemistry

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; Professor of English

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

Cristina Groeger (2017)
B.A., Harvard University; M.Phil., University of Cambridge (UK); Ph.D., Harvard University; Assistant Professor of History 

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

Muris Hadzic (2016)
B.A., Bogazici University (Turkey); M.B.A., Ph.D., Syracuse University, Instructor in Finance

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

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

Miriam Heard (2017)
B.F.A., American Academy of Art; M.L.I.S., University of Washington; Librarian/Head of Access Services 

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

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

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

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

Jennifer Jhun (2016)
B.A., Northwestern University; Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh; Assistant Professor of Philosophy 

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

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

David Jordan (2015)
B.S., Northern Illinois University; M.S., DePaul University, Lecturer in Business

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

Patrick Kelliher (2010)
B.A., St. Lawrence University; Men’s Head Hockey Coach

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

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; Professor of Mathematics

Denise Kripper (2016)
B.A., Lenguas Vivas Institute of Higher Education (Argentina); M.A., Georgetown University; Assistant Professor in Spanish 

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

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

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

Jean-Marie Maddux (2015)
B.S., Binghamton University; M.A., Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University; Assistant Professor of Psychology

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

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

Zachary Martin (2016)
B.A., The University of Chicago; M.A., Florida State University; Ph.D., University of Houston; Visiting Assistant Professor of English

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

Brian McCammack (2015)
B.S., M.A., Purdue University; Ph.D., Harvard University; Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies

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 

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

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

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

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

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; M.S., University of Wisconsin-Whitewater; Head Volleyball Coach

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

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

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

Dimitra Papadovasilaki (2017)
B.A., University of Macedonia (Greece); Ph.D., Boise State University; Assistant Professor of Finance

John Pappas (2017)
B.A., Drake University; M.B.A., Lake Forest Graduate School of Management; Lecturer in Entrepreneurship

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

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

Andrew Pollom (2014)
B.S., M.S., Indiana State University;  Associate Dean of Students and Director of Residence Life

Jacquelynn S. Popp (2016)
B.A., University of St. Thomas; Ph.D., University of Illinois at Chicago; Assistant Professor of Education

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

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

Katy Reedy (2017)
B.A., Bates College; Ph.D., Harvard University; Lecturer in English

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

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

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

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

David Sanchez Burr (2017)
B.F.A., Virginia Commonwealth University; M.F.A., University of Nevada-Las Vegas; Assistant Professor of Art 

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

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

Erica Schultz (2017)
B.A., Macalester College; Ph.D., University of Californina-Berkeley; Assistant Professor of Chemistry

Margot Schwalbe (2018)
B.A., M.A., University of Minnesota Duluth; Ph.D., University of Rhode Island; Assistant Professor of Biology

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

Tessa Sermet (2018)
B.A., M.A., University of Geneva (Switzerland); Instructor in French 

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

Nilam Shah (2015)
B.S., University of Illinois; M.S., Ph.D., Northwestern University; Assistant Professor of Chemistry 

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

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

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

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

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

Vivian Ta (2018)
B.A., M.S., Ph.D., University of Texas at Arlington; Assistant Professor of Psychology 

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

Patricia Thomas (2017)
B.A., University of Cincinnati; Lecturer in Entrepreneurship

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

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

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

Veronika Walkosz (2018)
B.S., Loyola University Chicago; M.S., Ph.D., University of Illinois at Chicago; Visiting Assistant Professor of Physics

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

RL Watson (2018)
B.A., M.A., Yale University., Ph.D., The University of Chicago; Visiting Assistant Professor of English 

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 (1991)
B.A., Grinnell College; M.S., Ph.D., University of Iowa; Senior Lecturer in Biology

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

BJ White (2010)
B.A., Drake University; Registrar of the College

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

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

Beth Woodward (2018)
B.A., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; M.A., Florida State University; Ph.D., University of Chicago; Visiting Assistant Professor of Art History 

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

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

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

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

Lois B. Barr (1996-2016)
B.S., Georgetown University; M.A., Middlebury College; Ph.D., University of Kentucky; Associate Professor of Spanish, Emerita

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

Les R. Dlabay (1983-2018)
B.S., University of Illinois (Chicago); M.B.A., DePaul University; Ed.D., Northern Illinois University; Professor of Economics and Business, Emeritus

Judy M. Dozier (1997-2018)
B.A., University of Illinois (Chicago); M.A., Governors State University; Ph.D., Loyola University (Chicago); Associate Professor of English, Emerita

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

C. Richard Fisher (1987-2018)
B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Chicago; Associate Professor of German, 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

Jean-Luc Garneau (1964-2017)
B.A., Université Laval (Quebec); M.A., University of Illinois (Chicago); Licence des Lettres Libre, Université Laval; Professor of French, Emeritus

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

David George (1985-2016)
B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Minnesota; Professor of Spanish, Emeritus

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

Anne E. Houde (1992-2018)
A.B., Princeton University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Maryland; Foster G. and Mary W. McGaw Professor of Biology, Emerita

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

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

Douglas B. Light (2003-2018)
B.A., Colby College; M.S., Ph.D., University of Minnesota; Laurence R. Lee Family Professor of Biology, Emeritus

Louis G. Lombardi (1980-2016)
A.B., Brown University; Ph.D., University of Illinois (Urbana); Professor of Philosophy, Emeritus

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

Richard Mallette (1991-2014)
B.A., Boston College; M.A., Ph.D., Harvard University; Distinguished Service Professor of English, Emeritus

William B. Martin (1961-2016)
B.S., Franklin and Marshall College; Ph.D., Northwestern University; Deane Professor of Biochemical and Biological Sciences; Emeritus

Arthur H. Miller, Jr. (1972-2013)
B.A., Kalamazoo College; M.A. (English), M.A., 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

Paul S. Orogun (1995-2017)
B.S., University of Ife, Ile-Ife (Nigeria); M.A., Ph.D., University of California (San Diego); Associate Professor of Politics, Emeritus

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

Steven J. Rosswurm (1977-2018)
B.A., University of Michigan; M.A., Ph.D., Northern Illinois University; Professor of History, 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

David Spadafora (1990-2001)
B.A., Williams College; Ph.D., Yale University; Professor of History and President, 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

Andrea Conner 
Dean of Students

Christopher J. Ellertson
Vice President for Enrollment

Phillip Hood
Vice President of Development and Alumni Relations

Sean Riedel
Director of Information Technology

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

Davis Schneiderman
Interim Krebs Provost and Dean of the Faculty

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

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