Tag: Named Professorships

Three UW-Green Bay faculty bestowed named professorships

Three members of the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay faculty were selected to hold named professorships today (August 23, 2017) at the University’s 2017 Fall Convocation. Named professorships are created through private gifts that support the study and research of a faculty member who has an outstanding record of scholarly accomplishment. The annual stipend associated with […]

Campus mourns passing of longtime friend, donor, Phil Hendrickson

Philip “Phil” J. Hendrickson, age 97, of Green Bay, passed away peacefully at his home, Tuesday, March 7, 2017. A celebration of his life will take place on March 25, 2017. Phil and his wife, Betsy, who passed away in 2013, directed a significant share of their philanthropic and volunteer service toward Betsy’s (master’s degree) […]

Hutchison earns Santander Chair at Portugal’s University of Lisbon

Prof. Ray Hutchison of Sociology has been awarded the Cátedra Santander (the Santander Chair) in the Faculdade de Ciéncias Socialis e Humanas, Universidade Nova de Lisboa (the Humanities and Social Sciences at the New University of Lisbon) for the 2016 spring semester.  The New University of Lisbon was founded in 1973 following the collapse of […]

Faculty note: Gurung publication


Regan A. R. Gurung, the Ben J. & Joyce Rosenberg Professor of Human Development and Psychology, has two chapters in The Oxford Handbook of Undergraduate Psychology Education (Dunn, 2015). One, Teaching health psychology was co-authored with UW-Green Bay Psychology major and recent graduate Elise Rittenhouse, the other is a guide to Conducting and applying the […]

Cupit earns Rosenberg Professorship

Prof. Illene Cupit of the Human Development academic unit has been selected to hold the Rosenberg Professorship at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay for a five-year term through 2020. The honor was announced at the University’s annual convocation of faculty and staff on Aug. 26. Chancellor Gary L. Miller presented Cupit with a ceremonial medallion. […]

Seven earn promotion to full professor


The UW System Regents also approved moving the following individuals from associate professor to the senior rank of full professor: Lucy Arendt, Business Administration Mathew Dornbush, Natural and Applied Sciences Susan Gallagher-Lepak, Nursing Catherine Henze, Humanistic Studies John Luczaj, Natural and Applied Sciences Bryan Vescio, Humanistic Studies Amy Wolf, Natural and Applied Sciences. Our news […]

Photos: Smiles, awards, Convocation ’14

Less than one week out from the official start of the fall 2014 semester, UW-Green Bay faculty, staff and community friends gathered in the University Union’s Phoenix Room on Aug. 27 for the annual kickoff convocation. Relaxed smiles, laughter and school spirit were on prominent display. As always, a high point was announcement of the […]

Fermanich, Katers, Ortiz, Russ earn prestigious named professorships

Congratulations are in order for the newest recipients of prestigious named professorships, four five-year appointments that began July 1. The professorships recognize and give support for a full professor who has demonstrated a productive commitment to scholarship and/or outreach and whose work exemplifies the spirit and mission of UW-Green Bay. The distinguished recipients are as […]

UW-Green Bay’s Russ awarded Hendrickson Professorship for Business

University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Prof. Meir Russ, Cofrin School of Business, has been named to the Philip J. and Elizabeth Hendrickson Professorship for Business, effective July 1, 2014. He is appointed for a five-year term. The Hendrickson Professorship recognizes and gives support for a full professor who has demonstrated a productive commitment to scholarship and/or […]

UW-Green Bay’s Ortiz awarded Patricia Wood Baer Professorship in Education

University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Prof. Cristina Ortiz, Humanistic Studies, has been named to the Patricia Wood Baer Professorship in Education, effective July 1, 2014. She is appointed for a five-year term. The professorship recognizes and gives support for a tenured faculty member who has demonstrated a productive commitment to scholarship and/or outreach and whose work […]