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    Alaska Pacific University
   
 
  Dec 15, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 APU Catalog

University Directory



Administration

President – Dr. Robert Onders
Academic Dean - Dr. Esther Beth Sullivan 
Chief Finance Officer - Deborah Johnston
Dean of Students - Ben Hahn

Registrar – Michelle Wheeler
Director of Financial Services – Scott Graves
Director of Admissions - Kate Miller

Director of Information Technology – David Wilga
Facilities/Property Manager – Kathy Mincks

Faculty

JENNIFER BEATHE, Professor of Psychology; B.A., University of Washington; M.A., The Wright Institute; Psy.D., The Wright Institute.

REGINA A. BOISCLAIR, Professor of Religious Studies; Cardinal Newman Chair of Catholic Theology; B.A., Anna Maria College; M.S., Simmons College; M.Div., S.T.M., Yale University; M.A., Providence College; M.A., Ph.D., Temple University.

MALASRI CHAUDHERY-MALGERI, Assistant Professor of Psychology; B.A., University of Michigan; M.A., Wayne State University; Ph.D., Wayne State University.

STEPHAN COLT, Professor of Economics; B.A., William College; Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

ROMAN J. DIAL, Professor of Biology and Mathematics; MSES Director; B.S., M.S., University of Alaska, Fairbanks; Ph.D., Stanford University.

KRISTIN ENGLISH, Assistant Professor of Business Administration; B.S., University of Arizona; M.B.A., University of California, Los Angeles.

MEI MEI EVANS, Professor of English; B.A., Hampshire College; M.F.A., Vermont College; Ph.D., University of Washington.

JASON GECK, Assistant Professor of Environmental Science; B.A., California State University, Sacramento; M.S., Alaska Pacific University.

RENEE GEORG, Associate Professor of Counseling Psychology; B.S., Pennsylvania State University; M.S.C.P., Alaska Pacific University (on sabbatical leave 2017-2018).

BRAD HARRIS, Associate Professor of Marine Biology; B.S. Texas A&M; M.S., Ph.D.,  University of Massachusetts.

BEVERLY HOLMES, Associate Professor of Business Administration and Management; Corporate Programs Director; B.A., Alaska Pacific University; M.B.A., Alaska Pacific University.

LAURA HUDSON, Assistant Professor of Health Services Administration; B.A., Georgia State University; B.S.N., Texas A & M University; M.B.A., Alaska Pacific University.

VICTORIA HYKES STEERE, Assistant Professor of Alaska Native Studies; B.A., Colby College; J.D., University of Iowa; L.L.M., University of Washington.

MICHAEL KAPLAN, Associate Professor of Outdoor Studies; B.A., Reed College; M.A., University of Alaska, Anchorage; Ph.D., University of Washington.

AMANDA L. KING, Associate Professor of Geology and Earth Sciences; MSES Director; B.S., California Institute of Technology; Ph.D., Stanford University (on sabbatical leave fall 2017).

ROBERT A. LANE, Professor of Psychology; B.A., University of Alaska, Anchorage; M.S., University of LaVerne; Ph.D., The Union Institute (on sabbatical leave fall 2017).

EEVA LATOSUO, Associate Professor of Outdoor Studies; B.S., Western Washington University; M.S., University of Helsinki.

ALEX LEE, Assistant Professor of Philosophy; A.B., Dartmouth College; M.S., University of Colorado at Boulder; Ph.D., University of Colorado at Boulder.

CAROLE LUND, Professor of Business Administration; B.A., Alaska Pacific University; M.Ed., University of Alaska, Anchorage; Ed.D., National Louis University.

PAMELA A. MASLYK, Assistant Professor of Mathematics; B.A., Slippery Rock University; M.S. University of Alaska, Fairbanks.

EBONY McCLAIN, Assistant Professor of Psychology; MSCP-PsyD Director; B.A., University of Alaska, Anchorage; M.S. University of Southern New Hampshire; Ph.D., Capella University.

GINA MILLER, Assistant Professor of Writing; Early Honors Director; B.A., Washburn University; M.A., University of Alaska, Anchorage.

NORA MILLER, Assistant Professor of Psychology; B.A., Hamilton College; M.S.C.P, Alaska Pacific University.

RACHAEL MILLER, Assistant Professor of Business; Walter J. Hickel Professor of Strategic Planning and Entrepreneurship; B.A., Kent State University; M.B.A., Colorado State University.

STEPHANIE MORGAN, Assistant Professor of Psychology; Director, Institute of Health & Wellness; B.A., University of Alaska, Anchorage; M.S., Portland State University; Ph.D., Saybrook University.

OBED NYARIBO, Associate Professor of Business; MBA Director; B.S., National American University; M.B.A., Metropolitan University; D.B.A., Walden University.

DAVID ONOFRYCHUK, Assistant Professor of Creative Writing and Composition; B.A. University of St. Thomas; M.F.A., University of Alaska, Anchorage.

ROSANNE PAGANO, Assistant Professor of Writing; MAP Director; B.A. in English, Albertus Magnus College; M.J., University of California, Berkeley; M.A.P.P., University of Pennsylvania.

TIMOTHY M. RAWSON, Professor of History; B.A., Luther College; M.A., University of Alaska, Fairbanks; Ph.D., University of Oregon (on sabbatical leave spring 2018).

ERIC REDDING, Associate Professor of Music; B.S., University of Mary; M.M., Central Washington University.

STEVEN RUBINSTEIN, Assistant Professor of Outdoor Studies; MSOEE Director; B.S., Guilford College; M.S., Minnesota State University.

DAVID SCHEEL, Professor of Marine Biology; B.S., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute; M.S., Ph.D., University of Minnesota.

YASO G. THIRU, Professor of Accounting and Management; Director, Institute of Business & Public Policy; Chartered Global Management Accountant; Certified Management Accountant; Master of Accountancy, Bowling Green State University; Ed.D., Fielding Graduate Institute.

STANLEY CARL TOBIN, Associate Professor of Environmental Science; B.S., M.S., University of Alaska, Fairbanks; Ph.D., Northern Arizona University.

PAUL F. TWARDOCK, Professor of Outdoor Studies; Director, Institute of Culture & Environment; B.S., Western Illinois College; M.B.A., Alaska Pacific University.

NATHAN WOLF, Assistant Professor of Environmental Science; B.S., University of St. Andrews; M.S., London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine; Ph.D., University of Wyoming.

FACULTY EMERITI

MARILYN R. BARRY, Professor of English, 2011

RAGHBIR S. BASI, Professor of Management, 1999

JIM BROWN, Professor Environmental Science, 2010

DIANA CALDWELL, Associate Professor of Education, 2005

ROBERT D. CRAIG, Professor of Social Sciences, 1998

ELLEN COLE, Professor Counseling Psychology, 2010

JANE L. EVANSON, Professor of Education, 1995

CHARLES B. FAHL, Professor of Environmental Science, 2003

MARK FALLER, Professor of Philosophy; 2016

CHARLES C. FRISBEE, Professor of Education, 1968

ORCUTT W. (JACK) FROST, Professor of Humanities, 1991

KIM S. KJAERSGAARD, Professor of Psychology, 2017

JIM MAHAFFEY, Associate Professor, 1992

LUZ RIVAS McDADE, Assistant Professor of Human Services, 1996

DAVID F. McGIVERN, Associate Professor of Outdoor Studies, 2014

LORETTA M. MILLER, Professor of Education, 1968

THEODORE MUNSCH, Professor of Education, 2010

RUSTY MYERS, Professor of Environmental Science, 2015

JANET L. PRANGE, Professor of Education, 1993

EDITH M. TAYLOR, Instructor of Management, 1998

ROBERT T. WILKINSON, Professor of Humanities, 2012

JOHN PRICE WOODS, Professor of Physics and Mathematics, 1976

STAFF EMERITA

JEANETTE BROOKS, Registrar Emerita, 2006

2017-2018 Board of Trustees

Officers

LeeAnn Garrick, Chair
Harry McDonald, Vice Chair
Lincoln Bean, Secretary
Matt Carle, Treasurer
 

Susan Anderson Margie Bezona Trigg Davis
Carol Gore Jason Hart Mia Heavener
Chris Hodel Matt Ione Ellie Jackson
Don Keil Kristel Komakhuk Jason Metrokin
Jerry Moses Kyan Olanna Leah Pili
Jim Roberts John Wannamaker Tina Woods
     

Trustees Emeriti

Hugh Ashlock Robert Atwood* Eunice Beene*
Mary Bettis Carl Brady Larry Carr*
Larry S. Cash Roger Chan Andrew Eker
John Eng Charlie Fahl Katherine Gottlieb
Patricia Heller Frederick Hood Jr., M.D. Karen Hunt
V. Louise Kellogg* Arthur Kelly Sue Linford
Bonnie Mehner Frances Mlakar Father Steven Moore
John K. Overbey Robert Pease Leah Peterson*
Raymond Peterson John Seawell Barbara Dadd Shaffer
Govenor William Sheffield Jan Sieberts Gordon Wear
Reverend A.C. Wischmeier Eric Wohlforth John Woods, M.D.

Honorary Trustees

Robert Atwood* Larry Carr* Joe Hays
Harusuka Imamura James Kross  

APU Foundation 2017-2018 Board of Directors Officers

Chris Swalling, Chair
Jan Sieberts, Vice Chair
Jeff Leonard, Secretary
LeeAnn Garrick, Director
Margie Bezona, Director
Matt Carle, Director
Eric Wohlforth, At-large member


* Deceased