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College of Arts & Sciences

WSU Tri-Cities is a campus of Washington State University, which shares one central administration and one faculty. The campus strongly values diversity among its faculty, staff and students. As a campus of a land-grant institution, WSU Tri-Cities is committed to excellence in research, learning, and outreach to all constituents.
Biological & Environmental Sciences
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Tanya CheekeAssistant Professor, BiologyEast 126509-372-7393
Jim Cooper
William CooperCollege of Arts & Sciences, Assistant Professor, School of Biological SciencesICB Suite A509-372-7175
Allan Felsot
Allan FelsotInterim Academic Director of Arts & Sciences, Professor, Entomology & Environmental ToxicologyEast 128509-372-7365
Kathleen McAteer
Kathleen McAteerAssistant Vice Chancellor of Academic AffairsFloyd 263G509-372-7371
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Lori NelsonCollege of Arts & Science, Instructor, BiologyICB 134509-372-7031
Sarah Roley
Sarah RoleyAssistant ProfessorEast 134509-372-7449
Elly Sweet
Elly SweetClinical Assistant Professor, Biology(ICB) Suite A509-372-7525
Chemistry & Physics
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Nelmi Devarie BaezClinical Assistant Professor, ChemistryEast 132509-372-7465
Dan Mitchell
Danny MitchellSchool of Chemistry, College of Veterinary Medicine, Clinical Assistant ProfessorEast 103A509-372-7184Dan Mitchell (2000) received his Ph.D. in Chemistry from the University of Washington.
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Elsa Silva LopezClinical Assistant Professor, ChemistryEast 132509-372-7490
Cigdem Capan
Cigdem CapanCollege of Arts & Sciences, Instructor, Department of PhysicsCIC 202J509-372-7147
English & Foreign Languages
Ashley Benson
Ashley BensonEnglish Instructor, Writing Center DirectorCIC 201AE509-372-7342
Francisco Serratos
Francisco Arellano SerratosInstructor, Foreign Languages and CultureCIC 125C509-372-7139
Vanessa Cozza
Vanessa CozzaClinical Assistant Professor, English and Liberal Arts Internship CoordinatorCIC 202E509-372-7137
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Gibran EscaleraClinical Assistant Professor, EnglishCIC 125D509-372-7373
Nora Kuster
Nora KusterClinical Assistant Professor, EnglishCIC 125K509-372-7142
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Jennifer Lodine-ChaffeyEnglish InstructorCIC 125G509-372-7376
Michael Mays
Michael MaysDirector, Hanford History ProjectICB 131509-372-7380
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Robin MaysCollege of Arts & Science, Instructor, EnglishCIC 125H509-372-7425
Patty Wilde
Patricia WildeCollege of Arts & Science, Assistant Professor, EnglishCIC 125F509-372-7032
DTC & Fine Arts
Peter Christenson
Peter ChristensonCollege of Arts & Sciences, Assistant Professor of Fine Arts, Digital Technology & CultureFloyd 101D509-372-7285
Sena Clara Creston
Sena Clara CrestonCollege of Arts & Sciences, Clinical Assistant Professor, Fine ArtsFloyd 101E509-372-7419
Doug Gast
Douglas GastCollege of Arts & Sciences, Associate Professor of Fine Arts, Director of The Art CenterFloyd 101B509-372-7185
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Phillip MuddFine Arts & DTC InstructorCIC 125N509-372-7316
Robert Bauman
Robert BaumanCollege of Arts & Sciences, Associate Professor, HistoryCIC 202F509-372-7249
Brett Bell
Brett BellCollege of Arts & Sciences, Instructor, HistoryCIC 125S509-372-7239
Brigit Farley
Brigit FarleyCollege of Arts & Sciences, Associate Professor, HistoryCIC 202C509-372-7357
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Tracey HanshewClinical Assistant Professor, HistoryCIC 202K509-372-7390
Steven Hoch
Steven HochCollege of Arts & Sciences, Professor, Department of History CIC 201AB509-372-7145
Mathematics & Statistics
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Kevin FiedlerInstructor, Math & PhysicsCIC202G509-372-7121Summer Office Hours:M-F, 3-4pm
Stephanie Bauman
Stephanie BaumanCollege of Arts & Sciences, Associate Professor, PsychologyCIC 202D509-372-7363
Allison Matthews
Allison MatthewsClinical Assistant Professor, Department of PsychologyCIC 125B509-372-7146
Janet Peters
Janet PetersCollege of Arts & Sciences, Clinical Assistant ProfessorCIC 125A509-372-7431
Paul Strand
Paul StrandCollege of Arts & Sciences, Professor, PsychologyCIC 202A509-372-7177
Sarah Tragesser
Sarah TragesserCollege of Arts & Sciences, Associate Professor, Psychology, Resident Faculty Organization ChairCIC 125Q509-372-7388
Social Sciences
Katie Banks
Katherine BanksCollege of Arts & Sciences, Instructor, School of Politics, Philosophy, and Public AffairsCIC 125R509-372-7119
Mark Mansperger
Mark ManspergerCollege of Arts & Sciences, Clinical Associate Professor, AnthropologyCIC 125P509-372-7383
Michael Pieracci
Michael PieracciClinical Associate Professor, HistoryCIC 125L509-372-7392
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Raul AranzazuScience Lab TechnicianEast 118509-372-7485
Mariella Lora
Mariella LoraStudent AdvisorCIC 201D509-372-7382
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Mysti MeiersSenior Academic Advisor, Academic AffairsCIC 201D509-372-7472
Maggie Sisseck
Margaret SisseckAdministrative Assistant, College of Arts & SciencesCIC 202B509-372-7306
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