Faculty Senate

Wide view of Senate table

2019 - 2020 Members

  • Chairperson: Christopher Pynes, Mathematics & Philosophy
  • Vice Chair:  Ilon Lauer, Communication
  • Secretary: Susan Czechowski, Art
  • Parliamentarian: Heather McIlvaine-Newsad, Sociology & Anthropology
  • Office Manager/Recording Secretary, Annette Hamm, 323 Stipes Hall

Banash, David

Title: Professor

Unit:  English

Office Location: 273 Simpkins Hall

Office Phone: (309) 298-1103

Email: D-Banash@wiu.edu


Bean, Matt

Title: Professor

Unit:  Music

Office Location: 216 Browne Hall

Office Phone: (309) 298-1544

Email: M-Bean@wiu.edu


Bellott, Brian

Title: Assistant Professor

Unit: Chemistry

Office Location: 124 Currens Hall

Office Phone: (309) 298-1760

Email: B-Bellott@wiu.edu


Choi, Jongnam

Title: Professor

Unit:  Earth, Atmospheric, and Geographic Information Sciences

Office Location: 308 Tillman Hall

Office Phone: (309) 298-2635

Email: JChoi1@wiu.edu

Cordes, Sean

Title: Professor

Unit: University Libraries

Office Location: Malpass Library

Office Phone: (309) 298-2785

Email: CS-Cordes@wiu.edu   


Czechowski, Susan

Title:  Professor

Unit: Art

Office Location: 32A Garwood Hall

Office Phone: (309) 298-1549

Email: SA-Czechowski@wiu.edu


Delany-Barmann, Gloria

Title: Professor

Unit: Educational Studies

Office Location: 115 Horrabin Hall

Office Phone: (309) 298-1183

Email: GA-Delany-Barmann@wiu.edu


Dimitrov, Rumen

Title: Professor

Unit: Mathematics and Philosophy

Office Location: 476 Morgan Hall

Office Phone: (309) 298-1485

Email: RD-Dimitrov@wiu.edu


Filipink, Richard

Title: Professor

Unit:  History

Office Location: 457 Morgan Hall

Office Phone: (309) 298-3725

Email: RM-Filipink@wiu.edu 


Franken, Jason

Title: Associate Professor

Unit: Agriculture

Office Location: 145 Knoblauch Hall

Office Phone: (309) 298-1179

Email:  JR-Franken@wiu.edu  


Hunter, G. David

Title: Professor

Unit: Engineering Technology

Office Location: 340 Knoblauch Hall

Office Phone: (309) 298-2319

Email:  GD-Hunter@wiu.edu  



Lauer, Ilon

Title: Professor

Unit: Communication

Office Location: 320 Memorial Hall

Office Phone: (309) 298-2656

Email: MI-Lauer@wiu.edu


Lough, Todd  

Title: Professor 

Unit: Law Enforcement and Justice Administration 

Office Location: 403 Stipes Hall 

Office Phone: (309) 298-1998 

Email: T-Lough@wiu.edu


Maskarinec, Martin

Title: Professor

Unit: Computer Sciences       

Office Location: 447 Stipes Hall

Office Phone: (309) 298-1316

Email: MJ-Maskarinec@wiu.edu 


Oursler, H. "Duke"

Title: Associate Professor

Unit: Art   

Office Location: 105C Heating Plant Annex

Office Phone: (309) 298-1549

Email: HC-Oursler@wiu.edu 


Perabo, Betsy 

Title: Professor

Unit: Liberal Arts and Sciences

Office Location: 232 Morgan Hall

Office Phone: (309) 298-2214

Email: BC-Perabo@wiu.edu


Pynes, Christopher

Title: Professor

Unit: Mathematics and Philosophy

Office Location: 476 Morgan Hall

Office Phone: (309) 298-1467

Email: CA-Pynes@wiu.edu


Robinett, Jeremy

Title: Assistant Professor  

Unit: Recreation, Park and Tourism Administration

Office Location: 413 Currens Hall

Office Phone: (309) 298-1447 

Email: JL-Robinett@wiu.edu


Sawhney, Rajeev

Title: Professor  

Unit: Management and Marketing

Office Location: 413 Stipes Hall

Office Phone: (309) 298-1625

Email: R-Sawhney@wiu.edu


Stinnett, Melissa

Title: Professor

Unit: Education

Office Location: 54 Horrabin Hall

Office Phone: (309) 298-2033

Email: M-Stinnett@wiu.edu


Tasdan, Feridun

Title: Professor

Unit: Mathematics and Philosophy

Office Location: 476 Morgan Hall

Office Phone: (309) 298-2306

Email: F-Tasdan@wiu.edu


Taylor, Erin

Title: Professor

Unit: Political Science

Office Location: 424 Morgan Hall

Office Phone: (309) 298-1354

Email: E-Taylor@wiu.edu


Zbeeb, Khaled

Title: Associate Professor

Unit: Engineering

Office Location: WIU Quad Cities

Office Phone: (309) 762-9481

Email: K-Zbeeb@wiu.edu