Prof. Paul Lockhart has been named the Brage Golding Distinguished Professor of Research for 2014-18. This 3-year position recognizes Prof. Lockhart's distinguished scholarship in American military history and early modern Scandinavian history. Prof.
Dr. Tracey Steele takes over as the Chair for the Department of Sociology/Anthropology effective August 15, 2014. Tracey is a graduate from the University of Texas with a Doctorate in Sociology. Her areas of specialization are Criminology (with an emphasis in penology), Gender, and Sexuality.