College welcomes new faculty

Tuesday, September 4, 2001

Lacey, Wash. - Saint Martin's College is pleased to welcome nine new members of the faculty.

Andrew Foley comes to the college from across the Atlantic Ocean. Foley, who will be a full-time associate professor of mechanical engineering, earned his doctorate in engineering mechanics from Cranfield University, Cranfield Bedford, UK. He earned his bachelor of science degree from the University of Sussex, Falmer, Brighton.

Michelle Greene is already a familiar face to Saint Martin's students. She has been hired after being an adjunct instructor at the Saint Martin's College Extension Campuses. Greene will be a full-time assistant professor of computer science. Greene earned her masters degree from the University of Phoenix and bachelor's degree from Troy State University, Fort Benning, Georgia.

Scot Harrison, will join the faculty at the O'Grady Library as an electronic services and reference librarian. Harrison has a master's degree in comparative literature from the University of Texas at Austin. He earned his master of library and information as well as his bachelor's degree in comparative literature from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst.

Robert Miller will join the music program as a full-time professor. Miller has a doctorate in music education from Michigan State University, and his masters and bachelor's degrees from Arizona State University.

Riley Moore is another familiar face. After teaching as an adjunct professor, he is being hired as a full-time assistant professor of finance. Moore received his doctorate degree and master of business administration from Mississippi State University and his bachelor of science degree from the University of Washington.

Paul Patterson, who has been teaching as an assistant professor of business for 1 1/2 years on a temporary basis, has been hired full-time to the position. Patterson received his master of business arts and bachelor of arts degrees from the University of Washington.

Brian Schiff has been hired as a full-time assistant professor of psychology. Schiff received his doctorate in psychology and master's degree in social sciences from the University of Chicago. He earned his bachelor's degree from the University of Michigan.

John Sladek, has been hired as a full-time assistant professor of civil engineering. Sladek earned his master of science degree in structural engineering from the University of Texas at Austin, and his bachelor of science degree from Northeastern University, Boston.

Candace Winstead has been hired as a full-time assistant professor of biology. Winstead earned her doctorate from Loyola University, Chicago, in microbiology and immunology. She earned her bachelor's degree from Augustana College, Rock Island, Ill.

For more information:
Christina Ramírez-Milhoan, communications specialist
Saint Martin's College Office of Communication
360-438-4541 or cramirez@stmartin.edu