Faculty & Staff

Christine Vandenhouten

Christine Vandenhouten

Associate Professor
RH 325N

Professional Experience

Assistant Professor, University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, 2008-Present Associate Professor, Bellin College, Green Bay, 1991-2008 Visiting Assistant Professor, University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, 2000-2001 Public Health Nurse, Brown County Community Health, 1989-1991 Staff Nurse Perioperative Nursing, St. Mary’s Hospital, 1987-1989 Staff Nurse NICU St.... Read more »

Cristina Ortiz

Cristina Ortiz

Professor
TH 373

Academic Interests

Professor Ortiz was born in San Sebastián (Spain) where she completed her undergraduate studies in Philosophy and Education. She came to the United States in 1987 to further her education. She obtained a Master Degree and a PhD in Spanish and Latin American Literatures from the University of Cincinnati. Her research interests are focused on women's issues,... Read more »

David Coury

David Coury

Professor
TH 397

Prof. Coury is Professor of Humanistic Studies (German) and Global Studies and also Co-Director of the Center for Middle East Studies and Partnerships. Additionally he is one of the advisors of the International Business Minor. As an undergraduate, Prof. Coury studied in Salzburg, Austria and then later, studied for almost two years at the University of Hamburg, Germany. He has published... Read more »

Ekaterina Levintova

Ekaterina Levintova

Associate Professor
MAC A327

Current Reasearch

Linkages between the public and elites in post-communist nations of Eastern Europe; democratization and public attitudes; content analysis of elite value orientations.

Fields of Interest

Comparative politics, international relations, Russian and Eastern European politics, theories of social change, comparative political ideologies,... Read more »

Eric Morgan

Eric Morgan

Associate Professor
MAC A321

Selected publications

  • “Black and White at Center Court: Arthur Ashe and the Confrontation of Apartheid in South Africa,” Diplomatic History
  • “Dias, Bartolomeu,” “Tolkien, J.R.R.,” and “Van Riebeeck, Jan” in Henry Louis Gates, Jr. and Emmanuel Akyeampong, eds., Dictionary of African Biography (New York: Oxford... Read more »

Heidi Sherman

Heidi Sherman

Associate Professor
TH 387

Dissertation

"Barbarians Come to Market: Staraia Ladoga and Frontier Emporia Trading in Western Eurasia 500 BC to AD 1000"

Selected publications

  • "Grand Princess Olga: Vengeance and Sainthood in Kievan Rus," World History Connected, Volume 7 Number 1, February 2010.
  • "From Flax to Linen in the Medieval Rus Lands",... Read more »

Ioana Coman

Ioana Coman

Assistant Professor
MAC C334

Press Release

Ioana Coman

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Almost every new product you buy has an instruction manual. Why doesn't someone issue a similar manual for the people we work with most frequently? In an attempt to bridge the gap, I've constructed a manual of tips for... Read more »

Kevin Fermanich

Kevin Fermanich

Website

http://www.uwgb.edu/fermanik/

Research Interests

Soil processes and ground water quality; nonpoint source pollution; watershed monitoring and management; fate of contaminants.

Education

B.S. UW-Stevens Point; M.S., Ph.D. UW-Madison.

Kevin Kain

Kevin Kain

Senior Lecturer
SA 263

Series co-editor

With Wolfram von Scheliha and Vera Tchentsova) Studies in Rus Harrassowitz Publishers Wiesbaden, Germany (2014-present)

Current Projects

  • With Wolfram von Sheliha, The Moscow Patriarchate: Power, Belief, Image and Legitimacy (Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz, 2017)
  • "The Life of the Parsuna "Patriarch Nikon with Clergy in... Read more »

Marcelo Cruz

Marcelo Cruz

Associate Professor
MAC B313

Dr. Cruz's research has focused on ethnic identity and land use. His research interests are in urban and regional development in the United States and abroad. He brings his work experience on community development and regional planning theory in Andean South America, and Western Europe into the classroom. Dr Cruz's students have interned in local planning and community development... Read more »

Sarah Meredith Livingston

Sarah Meredith Livingston

Professor
SA 113, RH 310

Education

D.M.A. from the University of Iowa, M.M. from Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, 2 year diploma from the Hochschule fur Musik, Hamburg, Germany; B.S. and B.M.E. degrees from Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa

Throughout Europe, the U.S. and South America, Sarah Meredith Livingston has performed as soloist, recitalist, masterclass teacher and... Read more »

Steven Meyer

Steven Meyer

Associate Professor; Secretary of the Faculty & Staff; Environmental Science Major Advisor
LS 446

Research Interests

the use of climate probabilities in decision making, comparing the accuracy of short- and medium-range forecasts from various sources, and evaluating the engagement of freshman students during their First Year Experience at colleg

Education

B.S. Northern Illinois University; M.S., Ph.D. University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Tohoro Akakpo

Tohoro Akakpo

Assistant Professor
RH 320J

Dr. Akakpo's teaching experience varies from teaching undergraduate courses in public relations and business ethics to master's level social work courses in settings from a small, private university to a large, public university. He is well-versed, with a full range of educational courses in public and social welfare policy as well as social work practice. His work experience is in the... Read more »

Yunsun Huh

Yunsun Huh

Assistant Professor
MAC A322

Fields of Interest

I am interested in how socioeconomic and institutional background affects human capability and gender inequality in our society. My specialties include the areas of Immigration, Economics of Gender, Labor Economics, Econometrics, and Applied Microeconomics; they are reflected on my dissertation based on quantitative analysis utilizing IPUMs data. In addition, I... Read more »