Education: B.S. in Chemistry, Southern Oregon University M.S. in Analytical Chemistry, University of Washington Ph.D. in Biochemistry, University of Utah
Scholarly Interest: I am interested in the regulation of mitochondrial transcription and the assembly of electron transport chain protein complexes within the organelle.
Interesting Fact: I enjoy traveling, and I once spent a week above the Arctic Circle in Alaska.
Education: DNP and MN from OHSU BSN from University of Miami
Scholarly Interest: Prescription drug abuse, prescription drug monitoring. Women's health and emergency medicine and nursing.
Interesting Fact: I have a very large vegetable and flower garden. I currently maintain 34 rose bushes in my yard.
Education: B.A. University of California, Davis; M.A., Ph.D. University of Wisconsin, Madison
Scholarly Interest: My scholarly interests concern citizens’ connection to and participation in politics, with a focus on the intermediary role of media in general, and partisan media in particular.
Interesting Fact: I have been training and teaching Capoeira (a Brazilian martial art combining music, acrobatics, and combat) for over ten years and am excited to begin teaching here in McMinnville.
Education: A.B., Harvard University; M.M., D.M.A., Eastman School of Music
Scholarly Interest: Piano Performance, Collaborative Performance/Chamber Music, Theory, 20th Century Piano Literature
Education: B.B.A., M.B.A. College of Santa Fe; Licensed C.P.A.
Interesting Fact: I've lived in the New Mexico desert for twenty years. I made a commitment to the Linfield College search committee that recommended my hire that I will not complain about the Oregon rain for ten years. I intend to keep this commitment; I love rain.
Education: B.A. University of Pennsylvania; M.A., Ph.D. Harvard University
Scholarly Interest: 1) The study of empathy development and erosion in physicians. 2) The psychological underpinnings of dehumanization. 3) Psychological consequences of using social networking sites.
Interesting Fact: Outside of my academic work, I do litigation consulting in which I help to run and analyze mock jury deliberations.
Education: M.F.A in Creative Writing, The University of Idaho, 2007; B.S. in Computer Engineering, Honors, Gonzaga University, 2002
Scholarly Interest: As a writer, I am concerned with issues of place, loss, survival, violence, belief, inheritance, silence, memory, and story; no matter the genre--creative nonfiction, fiction, or poetry--I'm interested in language's power to plumb these and other essentials of the human experience. As a student of literature, I'm particularly interested in 20th Century American literature, environmental and place-based literature, and postmodernism.
Interesting Fact: My undergraduate degree is in computer engineering.