Royal A. Ward, chair and professor.
B.A., 1968, MacMurray College; M.A., 1969, University of Illinois; Ph.D., 1984, University of Michigan. Appointed 1979.

Mark Hoffland, visiting assistant professor.
B.A., 1983, Augsburg College; M.F.A., 1990, Michigan State University. Appointed 2007.

Robert J. Starko, assistant professor.
B.A., 1974, State University of New York at Oneonta; M.F.A., 1991, Illinois State University. Appointed 1999.

Heather Vaughan-Southard, visiting assistant professor.
B.F.A., 1999, Western Michigan University; M.F.A., 2005, University of Michigan. Appointed 2007.