List of Department Chairs 

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Detailed contact information for each academic department is listed below. Click on the name of a specific college to access the web site for that college. Click on the department name to access the department web page.

COLLEGE OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

School of A​ccounting
Dr. Amy Swaney
Office: Grawn 312
Phone: (989) 774-3796
E-mail: swane1a@cmich.edu
Business Information Systems
Dr. Anil Kumar
Office: Graw​n 305
Phone: (989) 774-3554
E-mail: kumar1a@cmich.edu
Economics
Dr. Greg Falls
Office: Sloan 321
Phone: (989) 774-3870
E-mail: falls1ga@cmich.edu

Entrepreneurship​
​Dr. Jeff Thomas
​Office: Grawn 164
​Phone: (989) 774-3270​
​​E-mail: thoma7j@cmich.edu
Finance & Law
Dr. Adam Epstein
Office: Sloan 332
Phone: (989) 774-3362
E-mail: epste1as@cmich.edu​
Management
Dr. Luis Perez-Batres 
Office: Smith 200
Phone: (989) 774-3193
E-mail: perez1la@cmich.edu​
Marketing & Hospitality Services Administration
Dr. Richard Divine
Office: Smith 100
Phone: (989) 774-3701
E-mail: divin1rl@cmich.edu


COLLEGE OF THE ARTS AND MEDIA 

Art & Design
Mr. Brian Elder
Office: Wightman 132
Phone: (989) 774-3025
E-mail: 
School of Broadcast & Cinematic Arts
Dr. Heather Polinsky
Office: Moore 340
Phone: (989) 774-3851
E-mail: polin1he@cmich.edu

Communication
Dr. Edward Hinck
Office: Moore 333
Phone: (989) 774-3178
E-mail: hinck1e@cmich.edu
Journalism
Dr. William Dailey
Office: Moore 454
Phone: (989) 774-7819
E-mail: daile@cmich.edu
School of Music
Dr. Eric Tucker
Office: Music Building 162
Phone: (989) 774-1945
E-mail: tucke1eh@cmich.edu 
Theatre and Dance
Dr. Steven Berglund
Office: Moore 133
Phone: (989) 774-7712
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Counseling & Special Education
Dr. Jodell Heroux
Office: EHS 321
Phone: (989) 774-3207
E-mail: herou1jr@cmich.edu
Educational Leadership
Dr. Benjamin Jankens
Office: EHS 334
Phone: (989) 774-2489
E-mail: janke1bp@cmich.edu

Fashion, Interior Design, and Merchandising
Dr. Tanya Domina
Office: WI 205
Phone: (989) 774-3218
E-mail: domin1t@cmich.edu
Human Development & Family Studies
Dr.Joellen Lewsader
Office: EHS 228
Phone: (989) 774-3218
 E-mail: lewsa1j@cmich.edu 
Recreation, Parks & Leisure Services
Dr. Robert Frost
Office: Finch 214
Phone: (989) 774-3858
E-mail: frost1rl@cmich.edu
Teacher Education & Professional Development
Dr. Kathryn Dirkin
Office: EHS 421
Phone: (989) 774-3976
 E-mail:
 dirki1kh@cmich.edu 

COLLEGE OF HEALTH PROFESSIONS

Communication Disorders
Dr. Mark Lehman
Office: HPB 2159
Phone: (989) 774-1323
E-mail: lehma1me@cmich.edu​ 
School of Health Sciences
Dr. Jeffery Betts
Office: HPB 2219
Phone: (989) 774-6101
School of Rehabilitation & Medical Sciences
Dr. Blaine Long (Interim)
Office: HPB 1222
Phone: (989) 774-1273
E-mail: long4b@cmich.edu
​​Physical Education & Sport
Dr. Ray Allen
Office: SAC 194A
Phone: (989) 774-2026
E-mail: allen1hr@cmich.edu
Physical Therapy
Dr. Debbie Silkwood-Sherer
Office: HPB 1227
Phone: (989) 774-2378
E-mail: silkw1d@cmich.edu


COLLEGE OF LIBERAL ARTS AND SOCIAL SCIENCES

English Language & Literature
Dr. Melinda Kreth
Office: Anspach 215
Phone: (989) 774-3171
E-mail: kreth1ml@cmich.edu

History
Dr. Greg Smith
Office: Powers 106
Phone: (989) 774-3374
E-mail: smith5ga@cmich.edu
Military Science
LTC John Bacon
Office: Finch 111
Phone: (989) 774-3049
E-mail: bacon2jr@cmich.edu

Philosophy & Religion
Dr. Andrew Blom
Office: Anspach 288
Phone: (989) 774-3444
E-mail: blom1a@cmich.edu
Political Science & Public Administration
Dr. David Jesuit 
Office: Anspach 247 
Phone: (989) 774-3302
E-mail: jesui1dk@cm​ich.edu
Psychology
Dr. Hajime Otani
Office: Sloan 138
Phone: (989) 774-6468
E-mail: otani1h@cmich.edu

Sociology, Anthropology & Social Work
Dr. Laura Cochrane

Office: Anspach 142
Phone: (989) 774-3160
E-mail: cochr1ll@cmich.edu​  
World Languages and Cultures
Dr. Amy Ransom
Office: Pearce 305
Phone: (989) 774-3786
E-mail: ranso1aj@cmich.edu

COLLEGE OF SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING

Biology
Dr. Steve Gorsich
Office: Biosciences 2100
Phone: (989) 774-1336
E-mail: gorsi1sw@cmich.edu

Chemistry & Biochemistry
Dr. Mary Tecklenburg
Office: Dow 268
Phone: (989) 774-3981
E-mail: teckl1mm@cmich.edu
Computer Science
Dr. LIsa Gandy
Office: Brooks 314
Phone: (989) 708-8498
E-mail: kinni1p@cmich.edu

Earth & Atmospheric Sciences
Dr. Lawrence Lemke

Office: Brooks 314
Phone: (989) 774-2992
E-mail: lemke1ld@cmich.edu 
Geography & Environmental Studies
Dr. Matthew Liesch
Office: Dow 277
Phone: (989) 774-2798
E-mail: liesc1me@cmich.edu

School of Engineering & Technology
Dr.Kumar Yelamarthi 
Office: ET 100
Phone: (989) 774-3033
E-mail: yelam1k@cmich.edu

Mathematics
Dr. Ben Salisbury
Office: Pearce 214
Phone: (989) 774-3597
E-mail: salis1bt@cmich.edu

Physics
Dr. Christopher Tycner
Office: Dow 219
Phone: (989) 774-3487
E-mail: tycne1c@cmich.edu​
Statistics, Actuarial and Data Sciences
Dr. Carl Lee
Office: Pearce 105
Phone: (989) 774-7464
E-mail: lee1c@cmich.edu

COLLEGE OF MEDICINE

Chair of Medical Disciplines
Dr. S. Sethu K. Reddy
Office: CMED 
Chair of Pediatrics
Dr. Kathleen Meert
Office: CMED 
Chair of Surgical Disciplines
Dr. John Blebea
Office: CMED 
Chair of Foundational Sciences
Vacant



OTHER CHAIRS/DIRECTORS
Counseling Center
Ms. Melissa Hutchinson
Office: Foust 102
Phone: (989) 774-3381
E-mail: hutch1m@cmich.edu

Honors Program
Dr. Nicole Sparling Barco
Office: Powers 104
Phone: (989) 774-3902
E-mail: sparl1nl@cmich.edu

MSA Program
Dr. Kaleb Patrick (Interim)
Office: Rowe 207
Phone: (989) 774-6525
E-mail: 
patri1kg@cmich.edu 
University LIbraries
Ms. Rui Wang
Office: Park Library 220
Phone: (989) 774-4218
E-mail: wang1r@cmich.edu
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