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College faculty, staff retirees to be recognized

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

LAWRENCE — The University of Kansas will honor retiring faculty, academic staff, unclassified staff and university support staff members with two luncheons next week. Chancellor Bernadette Gray-Little and Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor Jeffrey S. Vitter will recognize the employees during the lunch.

  • May 19 - recognition luncheon for retiring faculty and academic staff
    For reservations, please send a check payable to KU to Debra Bia, Chancellor’s Office, 230 Strong Hall.  Reservation deadline is May 12.  Retirees and one guest will be complimentary.
  • May 21 - recognition luncheon for retiring unclassified professional staff and university support staff
    Please direct questions to Mary Karten, Human Resources, mkarten@ku.edu or 864-7346.

Several of the recognized retirees have served the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences. We thank them for all they have done and wish them well in their retirement.

Faculty and Academic Staff Retirees from the College:

  • Corinne Anderson, French & Italian, 40 years
  • Danny Anderson, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences, 27 years
  • Maria Carlson, Slavic Languages & Literatures, 27 years
  • Richard Eversole, English, 46 years
  • Johannes Feddema, Geography, 17 years
  • William Fleissner, Mathematics, 28 years
  • Susan Harris, English, 12 years
  • William Harris, English, 12 years
  • Peter Hierl, Chemistry, 45 years
  • Raymond Higgins, Psychology, 40 years
  • Marian Hukle, Mathematics, 11 years
  • Jan Kozma, French & Italian, 37 years
  • David Lerner, Mathematics, 39 years
  • Thomas Lewin, History, 40 years
  • Stanley Lombardo, Classics, 38 years
  • Gerald Mikkelson, Russian, East European & Eurasian Studies, 48 years
  • Rosalea Postma-Carttar, Spanish & Portuguese, 22 years
  • Richard Ring, Libraries and History, 36 years
  • Delores Ringer, Theatre, 30 years
  • Judith Roitman, Mathematics, 37 years
  • Robert Shelton, Religious Studies, 48
  • Vicky Unruh, Spanish and Portuguese, 26 years
  • Theodore Wilson, History, 49 years
  • James Woelfel, Philosophy, and Humanities and Western Civilization, 49 years
  • Bill Woods, Geography, nine years

Unclassified and University Support Staff Retirees from the College:

  • Robert C. Drake, Chemistry, 45 years
  • Sharon Lee Green, College & Professional Schools Shared Service Center, 33 years
  • Dana  Ingkatanuwat, College & Professional Schools Shared Service Center, 23 years
  • Charles Forrest Jones, School of Public Affairs & Administration, 12 years
  • Constance Mary Leonard, College & Professional Schools Shared Service Center, 21 years
  • Bev  Morey, Geography, 9 years
  • James C. Peterson, Theatre, 34 years
  • Pamela R. Sanchez, Molecular Biosciences, 18 years
  • Shirley A. Wheeler, Spanish & Portuguese, 17 years
  • Sandra S. Wick, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences, 29 years


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