Category: Faculty/Staff

Faculty note: Prof. Kaye featured on classwars.org

UW-Green Bay Prof. Harvey Kaye (Democracy and Justice Studies) was the guest of Activist Radio last Thursday (July 20). The author of “Thomas Paine and the Promise of America,” and his newest book, “The Fight for the Four Freedoms: What Made FDR and the Greatest Generation Truly Great,” Harvey spoke about the need to rediscover […]

Faculty note: Kraft’s new book now available on Amazon

Faculty emeritus Michael Kraft’s new book, Environmental Policy and Politics: 7th Edition (Paperback) – Routledge is now available on Amazon. The book was based on his teaching of the course Environmental Politics and Policy 301 over a long period of time and reflects the interdisciplinary and problem-focused curriculum of UW-Green Bay.    

Faculty note: Akakpo presents on juvenile sex offenders

College of Health, Education and Social Welfare’s Associate Prof. Francis Akakpo (Social Work) presented a paper on juvenile sex offenders at International Academy of Law and Mental Health (IALMH) conference held from July 9 to July 14, 2017, at University of Charles Prague, Czech Republic. It was entitled “Self-reported of Deviant Sexual Arousal offense among […]

Faculty note: Weinschenck co-authors paper on genes’ influence on voting behavior

Why do some people consider voting to be an important moral obligation while others brush it off? New research has found evidence that genes have a large influence on sense of civic duty. UW-Green Bay Assistant Prof. Aaron Weinschenk is the lead author. “Voting is one of the most basic ways of participating in a […]

Faculty note: Shelton publication

The Journal of Policy History’s newest issue features an article written by UW-Green Bay Assistant Prof. Jon Shelton (Democracy and Justice Studies) entitled “‘Compulsory Unionism’ and Its Critics: The National Right to Work Committee, Teacher Unions, and the Defeat of Labor Law Reform in 1978.” The article shows that anti-union groups like the NRTWC characterized […]

Faculty note: Prof. Coury chairs doctoral dissertation defense tribunal

In July, UW-Green Bay Prof. David Coury (Humanities, German and Global Studies) was the chair of a doctoral dissertation defense tribunal at the University of Deusto (Bilbao, Spain). The Erasmus Mundus doctoral candidate with her dissertation, “Transcultural Research on the ‘Cultural Other’ in European Films,” sought international distinction before the committee. Coury was joined by two other international faculty members, Prof. […]

Faculty note: Emeritus Prof. Bill Conley has 226 publications, and counting

UW-Green Bay Prof. Emeritus Bill Conley (Mathematics, Business Administration) continues to publish articles and books on mathematics at an astounding level. Hired at UW-Green Bay in 1977, the Conley count is now at 226 published articles and books, with several new manuscripts currently under review. About 200 of the publications are articles published in journals […]

Faculty note: Ganyard presents eighth annual Koplas Memorial Lecture

Associate Provost Clifton Ganyard presented the eighth annual John and Diane Koplas Memorial Lecture at the Lockport Public Library in Lockport, NY, June 26, 2017. John Koplas was a life-long educator and taught English for nearly 30 years at Lockport Senior High School, where he influenced numerous students, including Ganyard. Koplas continued to teach, even […]

Faculty note: Prof. Draney is co-author of second edition ‘Spiders of North America’

UW-Green Bay Prof. Michael Draney (NAS) along with Canadian collaborator Donald J. Buckle authored the revised chapter on Linyphiidae (the most diverse spider family in North America with 937 described species) for the second edition of “Spiders of North America, an identification manual,” published by the American Arachnological Society. The original 2005 edition included an […]