The Faculty

Kalamazoo College’s faculty of nationally and internationally respected scholars is dedicated to developing the strengths of every student, preparing them for lifelong learning, career readiness, intercultural understanding, social responsibility, and leadership.

  • 13:1 student-to-faculty ratio
  • 100 full-time faculty members
  • 94 percent of full-time faculty hold a Ph.D. or terminal degree
  • 79 percent of faculty are tenured/tenure-track
  • 53 percent of faculty are women

K is committed to building a diverse faculty that reflects our ever diversifying student body and the diversity of the world around us.

At Kalamazoo College, student-faculty interaction goes beyond the classroom to include working together on research projects, college committees, and community projects. The connections students and faculty form last well beyond graduation.

Alphabetical List of Faculty

Hannah Apps Economics
Daniela M. Arias-Rotondo Chemistry
Tom Askew Environmental Studies, 3/2 Engineering Program, Physics
Jennifer L. Bailey Physical Education
Espelencia Baptiste Anthropology and Sociology
Eric Barth Mathematics
Jeffrey Bartz Chemistry
Robert Batsell Psychology, Neuroscience
Justin Berry Political Science, American Studies
Karyn Boatwright Psychology, Women, Gender, and Sexuality
Beau Bothwell Music
Alyce Brady Computer Science
Leslie Burke
Anne Marie Butler Art and Art History, Women, Gender, and Sexuality
Cynthia Carosella Spanish Language and Literature
Christina B. Carroll History
Aurelie Chatton French and Francophone Studies
Max G. Cherem Critical Theory Concentration, Philosophy, International and Area Studies
Arthur Cole Physics
Pam Cutter Computer Science
James P. Daniels Physical Education
Kyla Day Psychology
John Dugas Political Science, International and Area Studies
Larissa Dugas French and Francophone Studies
Kelli Duimstra Physical Education
Jennifer Einspahr Environmental Studies, Critical Theory Concentration, Political Science, Women, Gender, and Sexuality
Amy Elman Jewish Studies, Political Science, Women, Gender, and Sexuality , International and Area Studies
Lars Enden Philosophy
Anne Engh Biology
Peter Erdi Physics, Biological Physics, Psychology, Neuroscience
Marilyn Evans Classics
Thomas Evans Music
Gamze Evcimen Anthropology and Sociology
Tris Faulkner Spanish Language and Literature
Ryan Fong English
Ann Fraser Environmental Studies, Biology
Dennis Frost History, International and Area Studies, East Asian Studies
Kelly Frost
Jennifer R. Furchak Environmental Studies, Chemistry
Francesca Gandini Mathematics
Cyndy Garcia-Weyandt Critical Ethnic Studies
Adriana Garriga-Lopez Environmental Studies, Anthropology and Sociology, Women, Gender, and Sexuality , Critical Theory Concentration, Community and Global Health
Alison Geist Community and Global Health, Critical Theory Concentration
Menelik Geremew Economics
Nicholas Giard Physical Education
Binney Girdler Biology, Environmental Studies
Bryan Goyings Physical Education
Gary Gregg Critical Theory Concentration, Psychology
Christine Hahn Critical Theory Concentration, Art and Art History
Rebecca Hall Physical Education
Jeffrey Haus History, Religion, Jewish Studies
Marin Heinritz English, Women, Gender, and Sexuality
Jory J. Horner Physical Education
Autumn B. Hostetter Psychology
Patrik Hultberg Economics
Michele Intermont Mathematics
Sydul Karim Economics
Amelia Katanski Critical Theory Concentration, Environmental Studies, English
Mika Kennedy English
Daniel Kim Art and Art History
Carolyn Koebel Music
Andrew Koehler Music
Richard Koenig Art and Art History
Jim Langeland Biology
Christopher Latiolais Critical Theory Concentration, Philosophy, Environmental Studies
Charlene Boyer Lewis Environmental Studies, History, Women, Gender, and Sexuality
James Lewis History, Environmental Studies
Sarah Lindley Environmental Studies, Art and Art History
Brittany Liu Psychology
Ivett Lopez Malagamba Spanish Language and Literature
Christopher J. Ludwa Music
Katie MacLean Spanish Language and Literature
Amy MacMillan Economics
Alyssa J. Maldonado-Estrada Religion
Elizabeth Manwell Classics, Women, Gender, and Sexuality
Katherine Miller Physical Education
Bruce Mills English
Jennifer Mills Psychology
Timothy Moffit Economics
Blaine Moore Biology, Biological Physics, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Neuroscience
Kyle Morrison Biology
Robert Mowry Anthropology and Sociology
Andrew Mozina English
Lisa Murphy
Mark Murphy Physical Education
Fungisai Musoni History
James Nemiroff Spanish Language and Literature
Duong Nguyen Mathematics
Eric Nordmoe Mathematics
Stacy Nowicki
Stephen Oloo Mathematics
Michael Ott Physical Education
Isabel Pena y Valenzuela Biology
Jennifer Perry Psychology
Taylor Petrey Jewish Studies, Religion, Women, Gender, and Sexuality
Sohini Pillai Film and Media Studies, Religion
Lanny Potts Theatre Arts
Ren Pruis Theatre Arts, Women, Gender, and Sexuality
Diomedes Rabago Spanish Language and Literature
Robin Rank
Vincent Redko Physical Education
Jon Reeves Theatre Arts
Tom Rice Art and Art History
Mark J. Riley Physical Education
Rochelle Rojas History
Santiago Salinas Biology
Shanna Salinas English
Lori Sands Theatre Arts
Manfa Sanogo French and Francophone Studies
Adam Schumaker Music
Kathryn Sederberg German Studies
Lumumba Shabazz Physical Education
Babli Sinha Critical Theory Concentration, International and Area Studies, English
Amy Smith English, Women, Gender, and Sexuality
Jessica R. Smith Physical Education
Regina Stevens-Truss Chemistry, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Sara Stockwood Physical Education
Charles Stull Economics
Noriko Sugimori Japanese, East Asian Studies
Vijayan Sundararaj Biology
Anna Swank Language, Arabic
Siu-Lan Tan Psychology
Quincy Thomas Theatre Arts
Jan Tobochnik Physics, Biological Physics
Blakely Tresca Chemistry
Darshana Udayanganie Economics
Enid Valle Spanish Language and Literature, International and Area Studies
Sandino N. Vargas Perez Computer Science
Francisco J. Villegas Anthropology and Sociology
Petra Watzke German Studies
Tara Webb Psychology
Leihua Weng Chinese
Brian White Japanese
Dwight Williams Chemistry
David Wilson Physics
Amanda Wollenberg Biology
Michael Wollenberg Biology
Yanshuo Zhang Chinese
Mikela Zhezha-Thaumanavar Spanish Language and Literature
Jamie Zorbo Physical Education