Tag: 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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

UW-Green Bay’s Katers awarded Frederick E. Baer Professorship in Business

University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Prof. John F. Katers, Natural and Applied Sciences, has been named to the Frederick E. Baer Professorship in Business, effective July 1, 2014. He 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, […]

UW-Green Bay’s Fermanich awarded Barbara Hauxhurst Cofrin Professorship

University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Prof. Kevin Fermanich, Natural and Applied Sciences, has been named to the Barbara Hauxhurst Cofrin Professorship of Natural Sciences, effective July 1, 2014. He is appointed for a five-year term. The professorship recognizes and gives support for a full professor who has demonstrated a productive commitment to scholarship and/or outreach, and […]

University mourns passing of Patricia Wood Baer

Friends on the UW-Green Bay campus recall local philanthropist Patricia Wood Baer, who died Sunday at age 88 after a short illness, as a dedicated civic leader and supporter of higher education. She and her husband of 59 years, Fred Baer, were generous and continuous supporters of the University since its founding four decades ago. […]

Gurung named Rosenberg Professor

Prof. Regan Gurung 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 2015. The honor was announced at the University’s annual convocation of faculty and staff on Aug. 24. Chancellor Thomas Harden presented Gurung with a ceremonial medallion and […]