Chronological Listing of WMU Faculty Fulbrighters

2011-12

Cobern, William W.
Professor and Director, Institute for Science Education
Lecturing and Research: Improving School Science Education: A Turkish and American Collaboration
Sakarya University, Sakarya, Turkey
September 2011 to March 2012

LaVergne, Albert
Professor, Gwen Frostic School of Art, College of Fine Arts
Lecturing and Research: Enriching Artistic Productivity and Instruction Through Cross-Cultural Experiences
Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria
January 2012 to October 2012

2010-11

Hoffmann, Susan M.
Associate Professor, Department of Political Science, College of Arts and Sciences
Fulbright German Studies Seminar

McCarty, Frank William
Retired Professor, Department of Finance and Commercial Law, Haworth College of Business
Lecturing: Project LIBEE: Law and Business in Eastern Europe
Moldova State University, Chisinau, Moldova
August 2010 to December 2010

Ratner, Carl Joseph
Associate Professor and Director of Opera, School of Music, College of Fine Arts
Lecturing and Research: How America Sings: Performing American Vocal Music in Recital; How Russia Sings: Performing Russian Vocal Music in Recital
St. Petersburg State Conservatory, St. Petersburg, Russia
September 2010 to November 2010

2009-10

Butterfield, James M.
Professor, Department of Political Science, College of Arts and Sciences,
Lecturing and Research: Comparative Politics; Small Business Associations in Russia
Saratov State University, Saratov, Russia
September 2009 to March 2010

Henderson, Charles Roy
Associate Professor, Department of Physics and Mallinson Institute for Science Education, College of Arts and Sciences
Lecturing and Research: Transforming Teaching in Higher Education: Bridging Individual Faculty and Policy Perspectives
University of Jyvaskyla, Jyvaskyla, Finland
January 2010 to May 2010

Hueng, Chiayang James
Associate Professor, Department of Economics, College of Arts and Sciences
Research: Central Bank Behavior and Statutory Independence: The Case of Taiwan
National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
January 2010 to July 2010

2008-09

Barcelona, Michael J.
Professor, Department of Chemistry, Western Michigan University
Research: Freshwater Resource Damage; Mitigating Seawater Intrusion in Mediterranean Coastal Aquifers
University of Alcala de Henares, Alcala de Henares, Spain
September 2008 to January 2009

Covell, Stephen G.
Associate Professor and Director, Department of Comparative Religion and Soga Japan Center
Research: Tendai’s Flying Head Priest: Crossing Boundaries to Reshape Contemporary Japanese Religion
University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
May 2009 to May 2010

Warren, Wilson Jerome
Associate Professor, Department of History, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Mich.
Lecturing: Using Authentic Approaches to Understand United States Working-Class History
Doshisha University, Kyoto, Japan
September 2008 to July 2009

2007-08

Faires, Nora Helen
Associate Professor, Department of History, College of Arts and Sciences
Distinguished Lectureship: Gendered Americanism: Constructing National Identities Abroad in the 20th Century
York University, Toronto, Canada
January 2008 to May 2008
(Fulbright-York University Chair)

2006-07

Abshear, Jeffrey Buckner
Adjunct Faculty, Department of Art
Junior Research: Hand Printed Books in Italy: A Study of Historical and Contemporary Italian Book Printing, Binding and Papermaking
Academy of Fine Arts, Venice, Italy
May 2007 to September 2007

Fedotov, Igor Yurievich
Associate Professor, Department of Music, School of Music
Lecturing and Research: Preservation of the Heritage: 20th-Century Russian-Soviet Viola Music; New Approach in Teaching Orchestral Excerpts
Moscow State Musical Institute, Moscow, Russia
September 2006 to July 2007

Miles, Ann M.
Associate Professor, Department of Anthropology
Research: Coping With Chronic Disease
University of Cuenca, Cuenca, Ecuador
May 2006 to September 2006

Pozo, Susan
Professor, Department of Economics
Research: Remittances by Uruguayan Emigrants and Their Impacts on Uruguayan Households
University of Montevideo, Montevideo, Uruguay
September 2006 to December 2006

Veeck, Gregory
Professor, Department of Geography, College of Arts and Sciences
Research: Identifying Best Management Practices Developed by Livestock-Dependent Families in Inner Mongolia
Chinese Academy of Social Science, Rural Development Institute, Beijing, China
September 2006 to January 2007

Weldy, Lance Edward
Visiting Assistant Professor, Department of English
Junior Lecturing: Expanding the Frontiers of American Children's Literature: Marginalization, Universality and Intertextuality
Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt/Main, Germany
September 2006 to July 2007

2005-06

Kent, Michael L.
Assistant Professor and Director, School of Communication
Lecturing: Teach graduate/undergraduate courses in public relations and communication, curriculum development/evaluation, and cultural exchange in Latvia.
University of Latvia, Riga, Latvia
February 2006 to July 2006

Mingus, Matthew Scott
Doctoral Director, School of Public Affairs and Administration
Research: Convergence on a Grand Scale?
University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
September 2005 to January 2006

2004-05

McCarty, F. William
Professor, Haworth College of Business, Finance and Commercial Law Department
Lecturing and Research: Law; Corporate Governance in Japan
Aoyama Gakuin University, Shibuya-Ku, Japan
September 2004 to February 2005

Zhou, Huizhong
Professor, Department of Economics
Lecturing: Competition Policy and Regulation in China
Fudan University, Shanghai, China
September 2004 to February 2005

2003-04

Breu, Marlene
Associate Professor of Family and Consumer Sciences
Research on Historic Textiles, Teaching at Izmir University of Economics
Turkey
September 2003 to July 2004

Weinger, Susan
Associate Professor of Social Work
Research on Childless Women, Teaching at University of Buea
Cameroon
September 2003 to July 2004

Khan, Sandra Ann
Coordinator, Office of International Student and Scholar Services
Seminar: U.S.-Germany International Education Administrators Program
Germany
March 2003 to April 2003

2002-03

Julien, Catherine
Associate Professor of History
Catholic University of Arequipa, Peru
Lecturing and Research on Sacred Mountain Cults
August 15 to December 15, 2003

Huang, Wei-Chiao
Professor of Economics
National Tsing Hua University, Hsing Chu, Taiwan
Lecturing in Economics
September 2002 to June 2003

Mangla, Inayat U.
Professor of Finance and Commercial Law
Zayed University, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Islamic Banking and Finance
August 2002 to June 2003

Bensley, Robert J.
Associate Professor, Health, Physical Education and Recreation
Development of a University-wide Personal Health Curriculum
University of Port Elizabeth, South Africa
February to July, 2003

2001-02

Asefa, Sisay
Professor of Economics
Research in Agricultural Economics
Fulbright-Hays to Zimbabwe
Winter 2002

2000-01

Code, David Loberg
Associate Professor of Music
Research: Eivind Groven Centennial (1901 to 2001) and the Groven Piano Project
University of Oslo. Oslo, Norway
March 2001 to July 2001

Hustoles, Carol
General Counsel
Fulbright Administrators Grant to Germany
May to June, 2001

1998-99

Richardson, Mark S.
Associate Professor of English
Lecturing: American Literature
Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan
September 1998 to July 1999

1997-98

Loewe, Mary Anne
Assistant Professor of English
Lecturing and Research: Consulting on Training of English Teachers
Department of Education, Culture, and Sports * Bureau of Elementary Education,
Manila, Philippines
June 1997 to September 1997

1995-96

Balik, Robert J.
Associate Professor of Finance and Commercial Law
Lecturing: Finance
Silesian University, Opava, Czech Republic
September 1995 to June 1996

Trenary, Robert Glenn
Associate Professor of Computer Science
Lecturing: Curriculum Development in Computer Science
University of Botswana, Gaborone, Botswana
August 1995 to May 1996

1994-95

Leja, James A.
Associate Professor of Blind Rehabilitation
Lecturing: Special Education
National Taiwan Normal University, Taipei, Taiwan
September 1994 to July 1995

1992-93

Gerstle, Andrea I.
Assistant Professor of Anthropology
Research: Archaeology
National Museum, San Salvador, El Salvador
June 1992 to October 1992

Schmidt, Christopher J.
Professor of Geology
Research: Mechanical Behavior of Basement Rocks During Folding: A Comparative
Study of the Sierras Pampeanas, Argentina, and the Rocky Mountain Foreland, United States
University of Cordova, Argentina, and University of San Luis, San Luis, Argentina
January 1993 to June 1993

1991-92

Gerstle, Andrea I.
Assistant Professor, Department of Anthropology
Research: Archaeology
National Museum, San Salvador, El Salvador
June 1991 to June 1992

Helweg, Arthur W.
Professor of Anthropology
Lecturing: The Human Factor in Economic Development
National School of Political Studies and Public Administration, Bucharest, Romania
September 1991 to July 1992

1988-89

Malott, Richard Wayne
Professor of Psychology
Lecturing in Psychology
Catholic University, Montevideo, Uruguay
May 1988 to June 1988
 
1987-88

Asefa, Sisay
Associate Professor of Economics
Lecturing in Economics
University of Botswana, Gaborone, Botswana
August 1987 to June 1988

Jayne, Edward S.
Associate Professor of English
Lecturing in American Literature
University of Munich, Germany
September 1987 to July 1988
 
1985-86

Krawutschke, Peter
Associate Professor of Languages and Linguistics
Seminar in German Civilization, Germany
Summer, 1986

1984-85

Falk, Arthur E.
Professor of Philosophy
Lecturing in Philosophy
Jadavpur University, Calcutta, India
August 1984 to May 1985

Falk, Nancy E.
Professor of Religion
Lecturing in Religion
University of Delhi, Delhi, India
Jadavpur University, Calcutta, India
August 1984 to May 1985

Kennedy, Nedenia C.
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Anthropology
Research in Anthropology
Honduran Institute of History and Anthropology, Tegucigalpa, Honduras
March 1984 to August 1984

Malott, Richard W.
Professor of Psychology
Lecturing in Student Counseling
Various Institutions, Peru
April 1984 to September 1984
 
1983-84

Bigelow, Gary E.
Associate Professor of Spanish
Research in Romance Languages and Literature
Madrid, Spain
January 1984 to June 1984

1980-81

Witt, Wendy Risk
Language Specialist, Career English Language Center for International Students
Lecturing on English as a Second Language
University of Burundi, Bujumbura, Burundi
September 1980 to June 1981

1978-79

Hirth, Kenneth G.
Assistant Professor of Anthropology
Fulbright-Hays Lecturing in Archaeology
National University of San Marcos, Lima, Peru
July 1978 to December 1978

1977-78

Ballard, Robert M.
Assistant Professor of Librarianship
Lecturing: Library Science
University of Zambia, Lusaka, Zambia
October 1977 to July 1978

1975-76

Friday, Paul C.
Assistant Professor of Sociology
Lecturing and Research: Criminology
University of Stockholm, Sweden
September 1975 to August 1976

1974-75

Hunt, Chester L.
Professor of Sociology
Lecturing: Sociology
Central Philippine University, Jaro; West Visayas State College, Iloilo City;
Philippines
June 1975 to December 1975

1973-74

Earhart, H. Byron
Associate Professor of Religion
Research: History of Religion
Ehwa Women's University, Seoul, Korea
May to August, 1973; September 1973 to June 1974

1972

Keely, Charles B.
Assistant Professor of Sociology
Lecturer: Sociology
Zamboanga State College, Philippines
July to August 1972

1970-71

Combs, William W.
Associate Professor of English
Lecturer: American Literature
University of Jyvaskyla, Finland
September 1970 to June 1971

1968-69

Eshleman, J. Ross
Associate Professor of Sociology
Lecturing in Sociology
University of Santo Tomas and De LaSalle College, Philippines
July 1968 to May 1969

1967-68

Manis, Jerome G.
Associate Professor Sociology
Lecturing: Sociology
University of Singapore, Singapore
June 1967 to April 1968

Shafer, Robert L.
Associate Professor of English Literature
Research in Hindu and Buddhist Soteriology
Banares Hindu University, Varanasi, India
Academic year 1967-68

Hardin, Frances S.
Associate Professor of Marketing
Lecturing: Marketing
School of Economics at Turku, Finland; Swedish School of Economics at Abo
Academy
Academic year 1967-68

Ross, Myron H.
Professor of Economics
Lecturing: Monetary Policy
University of Belgrade, Yugoslavia
Academic year 1967-68

1966-67

Beech, George T.
Associate Professor of History
Research-Lecturing: Medieval History
University of Poitiers, France
October 1966 to July 1967

Cole, Roger L.
Associate Professor of Languages and Linguistics
Lecturing: Language, European and American Literature
Pedagogical Institute, Berlin, Germany
April to August 1966

Lamper, Neil
Associate Professor of Counseling and Guidance
Lecturing: Counseling and Guidance
Osmania University, Hyderabad, India
July 1966 to April 1967

Strolle, Roland S.
Assistant Dean, School of Education
Lecturing: Educational Administration
University of Ankara, Ankara, Turkey
October 1966 to July 1967

1965-66

McNally, John J.
Associate Professor of English
Lecturer: English as a Foreign Language and English Phonology
University of Duesto, Bilbao, Spain
September 1965 to June 1966

Rosegrant, William R.
Associate Professor of English
Lecturing: American Literature
University of San Carlos, Cebu; University of the Philippines, Diliman, Quezon
City, Philippines
July 1965 to April 1966

1964-65

Nelson, Arnold G.
Associate Professor of English
Lecturer in American Literature
University of Turku, Abo Academy, Finland
September 1964 to June 1965

Dales, George G.
Associate Professor of Physical Education
Track and Field Coaching
Greece
September 1964

Hamner, H. Nicolas
Associate Professor of History
Chinese History
Institute in Chinese History, Tunghai University, Taichung, Taiwan
July to August, 1964

1963-64

Elsasser, Edward O.
Associate Professor of History
Lecturing: Latin American History
University of Buenos Aires, Argentina
February 1963 to November 1963

Miller, Ralph N.
Professor of English
Lecturing: American Literature
University of Wurzburg, Germany
October 1963 to August 1964

Mowen, Howard A.
Professor of History
Lecturing: Cultural History
Pedagogical Institute, Berlin, Germany
August 1963 to August 1964

1962-63

Osborn, Gerald
Dean, School of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Lecturing: Chemistry and Science Education
Feati University, Manila; Manuel L. Quezon University, Manila, Philippines
June 1962 to March 1963

Junker, Louis J.
Assistant Professor of Economics
Research: Economics
Institute of Economic Growth, Delhi University, India
August 1962 to May 1963

1961-62

Eddy, Robert Paul
Assistant Professor of Education
Lecturing: Curriculum and Methodology
University of Chile, Santiago, Chile
June 1961 to January 1962

Hunt, Chester L.
Director of Center for Sociological Research
Methods of Research and Intergroup Relations
Silliman University, Damaguete, Philippines
June 1961 to February 1962

Phillips, Claude S.
Associate Professor of Political Science
Institute in Indian Civilization
Summer 1961

1960-61

Maher, Robert F.
Assistant Professor of Anthropology and Sociology
Lecturing: Anthropology
University of the Philippines, Philippines
September 1960 to June 1961

1959-60

Manis, Jerome G.
Associate Professor Sociology
Lecturing: Social Psychology
Silliman University, Damaguete, Philippines
June 1959 to March 1960

1953-54

Hunt, Chester L.
Associate Professor Sociology
Lecturing in Sociology
University of the Philippines, Philippines

1952-53

Hunt, Chester L.
Associate Professor Sociology
Lecturing in Sociology
University of the Philippines, Philippines