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Department Chair & M.S.Ed. Program Director

Tori Svoboda  Profile of Tori Svoboda  Meet with me

Associate Professor
345 Morris Hall
tsvoboda@uwlax.edu
608.785.6759

Specialty areas:

intersections of gender, racial/ethnic, and social class identities; orientation, transition and retention programs; program assessment; budget management; supervision; social justice education

Ed.D. Program Director

Becki Elkins  Profile of Becki Elkins

Associate Professor
345 Morris Hall
belkins@uwlax.edu
608.785.6489

Specialty areas:

Higher education organization and governance; higher education history; student affairs law and policy; assessment of student learning and program efficiency; social class identity; and college students in recovery.

Full-time Faculty and Instructors

Becki Elkins  Profile of Becki Elkins

Associate Professor
345 Morris Hall
belkins@uwlax.edu
608.785.6489

Specialty areas:

Higher education organization and governance; higher education history; student affairs law and policy; assessment of student learning and program efficiency; social class identity; and college students in recovery.

Adele Lozano  Profile of Adele Lozano

Assistant Professor
345 Morris Hall
alozano@uwlax.edu
608.785.6871

Specialty areas:

Latinx Student Leadership Development; Student Development; Student Retention

Moira Ozias  Profile of Moira Ozias

Associate Lecturer
345A Morris Hall
mozias@uwlax.edu
608.785.6450

Specialty areas:

Race and Gender in Higher Education; Equity and Access in Higher Education; Student Experiences & Student Success; Student Services Administration

Tori Svoboda  Profile of Tori Svoboda  Meet with me

Associate Professor
345 Morris Hall
tsvoboda@uwlax.edu
608.785.6759

Specialty areas:

intersections of gender, racial/ethnic, and social class identities; orientation, transition and retention programs; program assessment; budget management; supervision; social justice education

Jörg Vianden  Profile of Jörg Vianden

Professor
345E Morris Hall
jvianden@uwlax.edu
608.785.6870

Specialty areas:

College student persistence; Men and masculinities in higher education; Whiteness studies

Clinical and Adjunct Faculty

Kristina Anderson  Profile of Kristina Anderson

Associate Lecturer
kanderson2@uwlax.edu
715.425.0699

Specialty areas:

Admissions and Recruitment

Strategic Enrollment Management

Scholarly Personal Narrative Methodology

Kristen McKinney  Profile of Kristen McKinney

Associate Lecturer (Ss)
kmckinney@uwlax.edu

Specialty areas:

Student Affairs assessment, student development, student health and wellness, engaging students in assessment.

Stacy Narcotta-Welp  Profile of Stacy Narcotta-Welp

Director, Student Support Services
snarcotta-welp@uwlax.edu
608.785.8534

Specialty areas:

Leadership development training and instruction, including Strengths-based Leadership, Culturally Intelligent Leadership, and NCBI workshops.

Adjunct Faculty in Student Affairs Administration Graduate Program.

Larry Ringgenberg  Profile of Larry Ringgenberg

Director of University Centers
lringgenberg@uwlax.edu
608.785.8882

Specialty areas:

University Centers, Student Development, organizational development.

Paul Shepherd  Profile of Paul Shepherd

Instructor
pshepherd@uwlax.edu
608.785.8087

Specialty areas:

Student Engagement,  Basic Needs Security, Co-curricular Assessment, Shared Governance, Leadership Development, Administration in Higher Education, Persistence, Sociodemographic differences in student engagement, Community Development.

Brooke Strahn-Koller  Profile of Brooke Strahn-Koller

Associate Lecturer (Ss)
bstrahn-koller@uwlax.edu

Specialty areas:

Community College, Leadership and Administration