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2018-2019 Curriculum Committee Members

Chair (non-voting)

Colleen McKenna

Associate Professor of Information Systems

Phone: 796-6349Second Phone: 1-800-478-9069

Email:

Arts and Sciences - Business & Public Administration

Novatney Bldg, Rm 113, Juneau Campus

Juneau Campus

Courses Taught

Web Foundations, Web Authoring

Business and Public Administration

Michael Boyer

Associate Professor of Law Science

Phone: 796-6347Second Phone: 1-800-478-9069Fax: 796-6383

Email:

Arts and Sciences - Business & Public Administration

Novatney Bldg, Rm 105, Juneau Campus

Juneau Campus

http://www.uas.alaska.edu/som

Education

  • Doctor of Jurisprudence (J.D.) University of Oregon School of Law (2000)

  • Master of Science-Management (MS-Mgt) Texas A&M Commerce (2011)

  • Bachelor of Liberal Arts (B.L.A.) University of Alaska Southeast (1997) magna cum laude

Mike has been a UAS student, staff member (research assistant), adjunct professor, and is currently Associate Professor of Law Sciences. He teaches a variety of courses using multiple formats and delivery methods and serves on a variety of university and community boards. He is married (Karina Reyes) with three children.

Research

His research interests include legal ethics and interdisciplinary studies involving law and politics, law and literature, and legal history.

Publications

Boyer, M. L. (2015). Every Landlord's Guide to Managing Property: Best Practices from Move In to Move Out. Berkeley, CA: Nolo Press ​

Michael L. Boyer, Atticus Looks At Fifty, 12 U.MD. L.J. Race, Religion, Gender & Class. 356 (2012) View 

Michael L. Boyer Confronting the Economic Problem of the ‘Free Lawyer': The Assumptions Behind an Unrestricted Cash Transfer in Lieu of the Legal Services Corporation, The Erasmus Journal of Law and Economics, April 2007

Michael L. Boyer, Survival Technique: Integrating a Legal Studies Minor Into Your Program, The Paralegal Educator vol. 19, No. 1,Winter 2005.

Clive S. Thomas, Michael L. Boyer & Ron Hrebenar, Interest Groups in State Court Elections: A New Era and Its Challenges, in Judicature vol. 87 No. 3, Nov-Dec. 2003 135 (2000).

Reprinted in Judicial Politics: Readings from Judicature 53 (Elliot Slotnick ed., 3d ed., Congressional Quarterly Press 2005)

Michael L. Boyer, Pro-And Anti-Gun Control Interest Groups, in Research Guide to U.S. And International Interest Group, 266 (Clive S. Thomas Editor (Praeger 2005).

Michael L. Boyer, Contract as Text: Interpretive Overlap in Law and Literature, 12 S. Cal. Interdisc. L. J. 167 (2003)

Numerous columns, letters, and conference papers in various print and online formats

Forthcoming Scholarship

Michael L. Boyer, Chapter 17 "The Judiciary" in Alaska Politics and Public Policy: The Dynamics of Beliefs, Institutions, Processes, Personalities and Power," Edited by Clive S. Thomas with Laura C. Savatgy. University of Alaska Press: Fairbanks Fall 2009/Winter 2010.

Clive S. Thomas & Michael L. Boyer, Chapter 5 "Intergovernmental Relations" in Alaska Politics and Public Policy: The Dynamics of Beliefs, Institutions, Processes, Personalities and Power," Edited by Clive S. Thomas with Laura C. Savatgy. University of Alaska Press: Fairbanks Fall 2009/Winter 2010.

Courses Taught

Professor Boyer teaches Introduction to Law, Business Law, Torts Contracts, Legal Writing, Administrative Law, Civil Procedure, and other law courses at UAS.

Biography

Professor Boyer received his B.L.A., magna cum laude, from the University of Alaska Southeast in 1997 and his J.D. from the University of Oregon in 2000 (top 15%). He is a member of the California Bar and on the UAS Alumni Board. Professor Boyer is a volunteer attorney in the summer months, and his hobbies include organic gardening and playing with his son, River.

Career Education

Susie Feero

Associate Professor, Health Information Management

Phone: 747-9477Second Phone: 1-800-478-9069

Email:

Career Education: Health Sciences

Sitka Campus

Education

B.A. University of Hawaii - Hilo

M.Ed. University of Alaska Southeast

Education

Susan M. Andrews

Assistant Professor of Education

Phone: 796-6412Fax: 796-6059

Email:

School of Education

Hendrickson Annex, 101E, Juneau Campus

Juneau Campus

http://www.uas.alaska.edu/education/

Education

M.Ed. - National- Louis University

B.S. Ed.  - Southwest Texas University

Other

 

Humanities

Math Trafton

Associate Professor of English

Phone: 747-7723

Email:

Arts and Sciences - Humanities

Sitka Campus

Education

B.S., B.A., M.A., M.A., Ph.D. University of Colorado at Boulder

Library

David B. Cox II

Assistant Professor, Technical Services Librarian

Phone: 796-6345

Email:

Egan Library

Egan Library, Rm. 203, Juneau Campus

Juneau Campus

http://www.uas.alaska.edu/library

Education

MSLIS from Syracuse University, 2013 BA in History from University of Denver, 2007

Affiliations

Alaska Library Association Member

Biography

David was hired as the library Serials Assistant in November 2013, adding Electronic Resources to the position October 2014. In April 2017, David became the Technical Services Librarian.

Natural Science

Michael O. Navarro

Assistant Professor of Marine Fisheries

Phone: 796-6293

Email:

Arts and Sciences - Natural Sciences

Anderson Bldg, 205 F, Juneau Campus

Juneau Campus

http://www.uas.alaska.edu/arts_sciences/

Education

  • Ph.D., Biological Oceanography: Scripps Institution of Oceanography at the University of California, San Diego
  • M.S., Biological Science: California State University Fullerton
  • B.S., Biology: University of California Los Angeles

Courses Taught

  • BIOL 110 Introduction to Fisheries
  • BIOL 393 Biological Oceanography
  • BIOL 362 Genetics
  • BIOL 105 Fundamental Biology

Social Science

Daniel Monteith

Associate Professor of Anthropology

Phone: 796-6413Fax: 796-6406

Email:

Arts and Sciences - Social Sciences

Soboleff Bldg, 221, Juneau Campus

Juneau Campus

Education

Ph.D., Michigan State University. Dr. Monteith specializes in ethnohistory, economic anthropology, cultural ecology pertaining to subsistence, Tlingit art and oral narratives, and archeology of Southeast Alaska; his geographical areas of interest include Alaska, the Russian Far East, and Siberia.

Biography

Dan grew up in Seattle, Washington and went to the University of Chicago for a bachelor’s degree in anthropology. He earned a master’s degree and Ph.D. in anthropology from Michigan State University. He also holds a master’s degree in social science from the University of Chicago. While in Chicago he worked at the Field Natural History Museum and Oriental Institute Museum. As a student his summers were spent working in the fishing industry in Bristol Bay. This experience led him to his current research, which is an anthropological study of the Bristol Bay fishery.Daniel has a wide range of practical experience. In 1992-93 he was employed by the Forest Service as an archeologist in the Ketchikan area of the Tongass National Forest. He then worked for the Tongass Tribe on a federal project; and during 1995-96 in the Economic Development Center at the UAS- Ketchikan Campus. In 1998 he became the Executive Director of Historic Ketchikan. Curriculum Vitae

Sitka (non-voting)

Kitty LaBounty

Assistant Professor of Biology

Phone: 747-9432

Email:

Arts and Sciences - Natural Sciences

Sitka Campus

Education

B.S. University of Washington

M.S. University of California at Riverside 

Ketchikan (non-voting)

Colleen Ianuzzi

Associate Professor of Mathematics

Phone: 228-4502

Email:

Arts and Sciences - Natural Sciences

Paul Bldg, Rm 509, Ketchikan Campus

Ketchikan Campus

Education

B.S. in Wildlife Biology, University of Alaska Fairbanks; M.S. in Statistics, University of Alaska Fairbanks

Other

Colleen began working at the UAS Ketchikan Campus in 2006. She teaches Math 105, Math 107, Math 108, Math 200 and Stat 273.

Outside of academics, Colleen enjoys hiking, cross-country skiing and skiijoring with her dog.

Faculty Senate President

Robin Gilcrist

Associate Professor and Program Head of Construction Technology

Phone: 796-6141

Email:

Career Education: Construction

Technical Education Center, TEC 223, Juneau Campus

Juneau Campus

http://www.uas.alaska.edu/ct/

Biography

Ms. Gilcrist was born and raised in Sacramento, California where she received an Associates of Arts in drafting Technology. Robin moved to Hawaii in the early eighties and completed a Bachelors of Arts degree from the University of Hawaii before leaving for Alaska. Ms. Gilcrist has worked as a drafter and designer since 1980 in California, Hawaii and Alaska, working for large architectural firms as well as small construction businesses. Since moving to Juneau in the fall of 1993 she has been working full-time designing custom homes, remodels and additions. Ms. Gilcrist owns her own residential design business, Interline Design. She also is actively involved in creating affordable housing through volunteer work with Housing First and Habitat for Humanity.

Provost's Office

Anita Hazell Parrish

Assistant to the Provost | Faculty & Academic Affairs

Phone: 796-6147Fax: 796-6469

Email:

Provost Office

Hendrickson Bldg, 208, Juneau Campus

Juneau Campus

http://www.uas.alaska.edu/provost/index.html

Education

Bachelor of Science - Environmental Resource Management, Pennsylvania State University

Hours

8:30 - 5:30 M-F

Karen Carey

Provost & Dean of Graduate Studies

Phone: 796-6147Fax: 796-6469

Email:

Provost Office

Hendrickson Bldg, 209, Juneau Campus

Juneau Campus

Education

  • Ph.D. School Psychology, University of Cincinnati
  • M.S. School Psychology, University of Nevada
  • B.S. Psychology, San Diego State University

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