Title / University Position

Karen Adkins University Dining Dir./Dining Services and Dining Initiatives
Charles Allen Telephone and Postal Services Assistant Director/Unified Communications and Voice
Barry Banks Muncie Community Director of Red-Tail Conservancy
Melody Bernot Biology Dr./Assistant Professor of Biology
Colleen Boyd Anthropology Dr./Associate Professor of Anthropology

Delaina Boyd  

Center for Organizational Resources 

Director of Business Development/BBC

Dave Concepcion 

Philosophy and Religious Studies 

Dr./ Associate Professor of Philosophy 

Lohren Deeg Urban Planning Associate Professor of Urban Planning
Carolyn Dowling Geological Sciences Dr./Assistant Professor of Geological Sciences
Jane Ellery Fisher Institute of Health and Well-Being
Dr./Assistant Professor/Associate Director of Fisher Institute for Wellness and Gerontology
John Emert Honors College Dr./Dean of Honors College
Jennifer Erickson Anthropology Dr./Assistant Professor of Anthropology
Renee Flasher Accounting Dr./Assistant Professor of Accounting

Carol Friesen 


Dr./Associate Professor of FCS 

Michelle Glowacki-Dudka

Educational Studies

Dr./Assistant Professor of Adult, Higher and Com. Ed

Lois Green Career Center Cardinal Connect Program Assistant
Joshua Gruver NREM Dr./Assistant Professor of Natural Resources
Nate Gurich Athletics Assistant Director of Game Operations
Kenneth Hall History Dr./Professor of History

Linda Hanson


Dr./Professor of English

Thomas Heck Ball State University Foundation Chief Investment Officer Ball State University Foundation
Julie Hopwood Business Affairs Associate Vice President for Business and Auxiliary Services
Leo Huisman English Instructor of English
Ashley Hutchison Counseling Psychology Dr./Assistant Professor of Counseling Psychology

Martha Hunt

Landscape Architecture

Associate Professor of Landscape Architecture

Ruth Jefferson Special Education Dr./Associate Professor of Special Education
Jagdish Khubchandani Nutrition and Health Science Dr./Assistant Professor of Community Health Education

Robert Koester


Director/ Professor of Architecture

Mai Kuha English Dr./Assistant Professor of English
Jim Lowe Facilities Planning and Management Associate Vice President for FPM
John Ludwick Art Dr./Associate Professor of Art
Michael Mayfield Indiana Academy Instructor of Science, Math and Humanities
Kristen McCauliff Communication Studies Dr./Assistant Professor of Communication Studies

Melinda Messineo


Dr./ Associate Professor of Sociology

Klaus Neumann Geological Sciences Dr./Associate Professor of Geological Sciences
Michelle O'Malley Journalism Dr./Lecturer of Journalism
Suzanne Plesha Center for Media Design Associate Director Center for Media Design
Elena Polush Educational Studies Dr./Assistant Professor of Educational Studies
Deanna Pucciarelli FCS Dr./Associate Professor of FCS
Mark Pyron Biology Dr./Professor of Biology

Annette Rose


Dr./Associate Professor of Technology

Ro Anne Royer Engle Student Affairs and Enrollment Services Associate Vice President for Student Affairs and Enrollment Services
James Shimkus University Libraries Information Services Librarian
Shannon Staton Social Work Assistant Professor of Social Work

Sheryl Swingley


Instructor of Journalism

John Taylor Biology Land Manager, Field Station & Env. Ed. Center

Allen Truell

Information Systems and Ops. Mgt.

Dr./Professor of Information Systems and Ops Mgt

Scott Truex

Urban Planning

Associate Professor of Urban Planning

Josephine Turner University Dining Auditor/Bookkeeper
Jesse Tye Chemistry Dr./Assistant Professor of Chemistry
Zaine Venter Geography Student
Gerald Waite Center for Peace and Conflict Studies Dr./Research Fellow, Emeritus Faculty
Stephanie Wilson Graduate School Director of Graduate Recruitment and Enrollment

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