‘Announcements’ Category

Sverker Oredsson Lecture

The Office of the Provost invites you to join us for a lecture by renowned Swedish scholar, Sverker Oredsson. Oredsson is Professor Emeritus in the Faculty of History at Lund University and is considered a leading scholar in Sweden on Gustav II Adolph and the Swedish Great Power Period. In addition to work around the […]

Provost Office Blog Submission Guidelines

We welcome submissions to the Provost Office blog. Here are our submission guidelines to help you craft and submit your post. Thematic Focus: Our focus is to showcase our faculty’s professional accomplishments as well as interesting ways in which they engage our students. The Provost Office blog is not a substitute for shorter announcements of […]

2016-17 Matthias Wahlstrom Lecture

Please join us Monday, February 20, 2017, at 4:30-5:30 p.m. in Beck Hall 101 for the third annual Matthias Wahlstrom Lecture. Michele Rusinko, Professor of Theatre and Dance, will present her talk entitled “Creativity, Resiliency, Dignity and a Good Life.” President Rebecca Bergman will introduce Rusinko, and refreshments will be provided for conversation after the […]

The Provost’s Award for Teaching Excellence to a Non-Tenure-Track Faculty Member

The Office of the Provost is excited to announce the newly-created Provost’s Award for Teaching Excellence to a Non-Tenure-Track Faculty Member. This award was created to recognize a Gustavus non-tenure-track faculty member for significant contributions to teaching and learning. Eligibility: This award is open to any continuing, adjunct, visiting, or part-time faculty member as defined […]

Lucie Holmgreen (Psychological Science)

Gustavus welcomes our new tenure-track colleague, Lucie Holmgreen. Lucie will join the Department of Psychological Science in January 2017. Holmgreen holds bachelor’s degree from the Ohio State University and both a master’s degree and Ph.D. from Marquette University. Her primary clinical and research specialties include: college sexual assault, sexual re-victimization and sexual aggression, posttraumatic stress […]

Hayley Russell (Health and Exercise Science)

Gustavus welcomes our new tenure-track colleague, Hayley Russell. Hayley earned a bachelor’s degree at Saint Francis Xavier University, a master’s degree at Wilfrid Laurier University, and doctorate at the University of Minnesota. Her academic interests lie in the broad domain of sports medicine psychology.

Brookhart Shields (Biology)

Gustavus welcomes our new tenure-track colleague, Brookhart Shields. Brooke joins the Department of Biology in a tenure-track position, having previously served as a Visiting Assistant Professor in the department in the 2015-16 academic year. Shields completed her bachelor’s degree at Winona State University and her Ph.D. at the University of Iowa-Iowa City. Her graduate thesis […]

Shu-Ling Wang (Economics and Management)

Gustavus welcomes our new tenure-track colleague, Shu-Ling Wang. Shu-Ling holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees from National Chengchi University and a master’s degree and doctorate from Indiana University-Bloomington. Her primary research interests include macroeconomics, international finance, and monetary economics.