On August 28, 2017, Joseph Schmitt began as a Facilities Maintenance Specialist.
On August 21, 2017, Dianne Murphy began as an Assistant Professor of Organizational Behavior in Business Administration.
Jana Fogaca was welcomed by the Human Development Department on August 21, 2017, as a new Assistant Professor of Psychology. She has an M.S. in Sport and Exercise Psychology, an M.A. in Counseling, and her Ph.D. in Sport and Exercise Psychology.
Jana enjoys playing sports, being outdoors, and traveling. She is married and has one child.
Jana said, “I’m excited to start working here. It seems like a great community to live and that everyone is very excited about sports. I look forward to contributing to the university and community well-being.”
Jana is from Porto Alegre, Brazil.
Wenkai Zhou was welcomed by the Business Administration Department on August 21, 2017, as a new Assistant Professor of Marketing. Prior to UWGB, he taught International Marketing and Marketing Research at New Mexico State University for four years.
Wenkai earned his Ph.D. in Marketing from New Mexico State University, his M.B.A. from the University of California, Riverside, and his B.A., Magna Cum Laude, in Business Administration-Marketing from Eastern Washington University.
He is from Xi’an, China (home to the Terracotta Warriors).
Mandeep has his Ph.D. and is actively involved with lecturing high school students. He enjoys jogging, walking, and cooking in his free time.
Mandeep is married and is from Waterloo-Kitchener, Canada.