New Employees

Congratulations Rosa Serrano!

AIC, Rosa Serrano-9Starting September 1, 2017, Rosa Serrano will transition from a temporary to ongoing Multicultural Advisor role for the American Intercultural Center.

Congratulations, Rosa!

Welcome Joseph Schmitt!

On August 28, 2017, Joseph Schmitt began as a Facilities Maintenance Specialist.

Welcome, Joseph!

Welcome Douglas Brusich!

Douglas Brusich, Human Biology-8The Human Biology Department welcomed Douglas Brusich on August 21, 2017, as an Assistant Professor of Physiology.

Welcome, Douglas!

Welcome Iftekhar Anam!

CAHSS, Computer Science, Iftekhar Anam-9Information & Computer Science welcomed Iftekhar Anam on August 21, 2017, as an Assistant Professor of Computer Science.

Welcome, Iftekhar!

Welcome Lorena Sainz-Maza Lecanda!

Lorena Sainz-Maza Lecanda, Spanish-6On August 21, 2017, Lorena Sainz-Maza Lecanda was welcomed by the Humanities Department as an Assistant Professor of Spanish.

Welcome, Lorena!

Welcome Dianne Murphy!

On August 21, 2017, Dianne Murphy began as an Assistant Professor of Organizational Behavior in Business Administration.

Welcome, Dianne!

Welcome Jana Fogaca!

CAHSS, Human Development, Jana Fogaca, Psychology-4Jana 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.

Welcome, Jana!

Welcome Wenkai Zhou!

Wenkai ZhouWenkai 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).

Welcome, Wenkai!

Welcome Jennie Young!

Humanistic Studies, Jennie Young-3Jennie Young was hired on August 21, 2017, as an Assistant Professor of English Composition and Humanities in the Writing Center.

Welcome, Jennie!

Welcome Mandeep Singh Bakshi!

Mandeep Bakshi-1Mandeep Singh Bakshi has been a Lecturer in Natural & Applied Sciences since August 2016.  Beginning August 21, 2017, he will be an Assistant Professor of Inorganic Chemistry.

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.

Welcome, Mandeep!