Marianne Wokeck, Ph.D.

Marianne Wokeck, Ph.D.

Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, School of Liberal Arts
Chancellor's Professor of History
General Editor and Director, Santayana Edition, IUPUI
Faculty Fellow, Max Kade German American Studies Center, Institute for American Thought at IUPUI

Marianne Wokeck, Ph.D. has been a member of the faculty at IUPUI since 1991.  A Professor of History, she also serves as an adjunct faculty member of Women's Studies, New Media, and University College.  She also serves as an Associate Dean for Academic Affairs in the School of Liberal Arts.  As an Associate Dean, she is involved in planning and reviewing academic standards, curriculum, and procedures at the school.

Last updated by maeowen on 06/01/2010

Dena Cox, Ph.D.

Dena Cox, Ph.D.

Professor of Marketing
Eli Lilly Faculty Fellow
Adjunct Professor of Pediatrics

Dena Cox, Ph.D. has been a member of the faculty of the Kelley School of Business since 1988.  She became an Eli Lilly Faculty Fellow in 2004.  In addition to teaching traditional courses, Cox prepares and conducts executive marketing programs for the Kelley School of Business Executive Education seminar series.  She has won three teaching excellence awards over the course of her career.

Cox is active within the Kelley School of Business and the entire IUPUI campus through her work on many committees.  She has served as a member of faculty review committees, promotion and tenure committees, and assessment committees.

Last updated by maeowen on 05/24/2010

Elaine Cooney

Elaine Cooney

Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering Technology
Chair, Department of Engineering Technology

Elaine Cooney has been a member of the School of Engineering and Technology Faculty since 1987.  In 2009, she was appointed Chair of the Department of Engineering and Technology.

Cooney has made a positive impact within the School of Engineering and Technology and at IUPUI as a whole.  Along with Ken Reid, she developed assessment rubrics for the School of Engineering and Technology.  She has also served as a mentor for the IUPUI Center for Research and Learning.  Cooney focuses her own research on radio frequency, and is the author of several articles and books on the subject.

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Last updated by maeowen on 05/17/2010

Lenore Tedesco, Ph.D.

Lenore Tedesco, Ph.D.

Director, Center on Earth and Environmental Science, 1999-2011

Associate Professor of Geology, 1991-2011

Professor of Earth Sciences, 2011

Lenore Tedesco, Ph.D. was a member of the faculty of the Department of Geology from 1991 to 2011.  In 1999, she became director of the Center on Earth and Environmental Science.  Tedesco also held appointments as an Adjunct Associate Professor in the Schools of Informatics and Education.  She is a past associate chair of the Department of Geology and served as program director of the Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science degree program.  Tedesco also coordinated interdisciplinary environmental research and education at IUPUI and developed and coordinated school-age programming initiatives for the Discovering the Science of the Environment initiative.

Last updated by maeowen on 02/20/2015

Joyce Mac Kinnon, EdD, PT

Dr. Joyce Mac Kinnon, EdD, PT

Associate Dean, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences
Professor of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences

Joyce Mac Kinnon, EdD, PT is Professor and Associate Dean in the School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences.  She concentrates her research on evidence based medicine, therapeutic outcomes research, and assessment of student learning in higher education.  Mac Kinnon also serves as Director of Health Sciences Programs for the school.  She is a member of the IUPUI faculty council.  Mac Kinnon was formerly Interim Dean, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences.

Mac Kinnon recently obtained a Fulbright Senior Specialist Grant to consult with the Central University of Technology in South Africa.  She was previously an external consultant with the Central University of Technology, and will continue her efforts to help the university establish a culture centered on student learning and assessment.  She began serving as visiting professor in January 2010.  She holds a two-year appointment.

Last updated by maeowen on 11/23/2014

Kathleen Marrs, Ph.D.

Kathleen Marrs, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Biology

Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, Purdue School of Science at IUPUI

Director, Interdisciplinary Studies Program

Director, Woodrow Wilson Indiana Teaching Fellowship Program

Former Director, UCASE: The Urban Center for the Advancement of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Education

Kathleen Marrs, Ph.D. has been a member of the Department of Biology faculty since 1998.  She researches biology education and ways to reinforce lecture content to help students retain material.  Marrs also researches methods to help students develop the intellectual skill needed to understand scientific concepts and processes.

Last updated by maeowen on 02/20/2015

Criteria

Criteria

 

The Women Creating Excellence exhibit committee used a two-fold approach to identify women for inclusion in this exhibit.  Nominations were solicited from the IUPUI community and research was conducted to identify influential IUPUI women, past and present.  A list of names was compiled and the committee made final selections utilizing the following criteria: 


• Women who have significantly affected IUPUI policies
• Women who impacted the mission/vision of IUPUI
• Women who developed, sustained, or significantly impacted a department, unit, school, or major at IUPUI
• Women who led an IUPUI school, department, or unit in an executive leadership capacity
• Women who led efforts to bring about major changes at IUPUI

Last updated by maeowen on 04/11/2015

Camille Broeker

Camille Broeker

Associate Vice Chancellor for Finance

 

As Associate Vice Chancellor for Finance, Camille Broeker works with IUPUI departments and schools to create budgets and administer finances.  She was formerly the Director of Campus Budget and Financial Operations.  As Associate Vice Chancellor, Broeker serves on many campus finance committees.  She is a member of the Faculty Council Budgetary Affairs Committee.  She has also served as a member of the Responsibility Center Management Action Team, a committee created to review and improve options for budgetary planning for academic units and propose courses of action.

Broeker is the department Safeword Coordinator for the Department of Finance and Administration.  She has also served as a campus representative for the NCAA Division 1 Athletics Certification Steering Committee and served on the Multicultural Center Implementation Committee.

 

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Last updated by maeowen on 11/23/2014

Sherry Queener, Ph.D.

Sherry Queener, Ph.D.

Professor Emeritus of Pharmacology, Indiana University School of Medicine

Former Associate Dean Indiana University Graduate School

Former Director of Indiana University Graduate School at IUPUI

Sherry Queener, Ph.D. served IUPUI for over 40 years as a professor of Pharmacology and the Associate Dean and Director of the Indiana University Graduate School.  She worked with faculty to review and develop graduate programs, courses, and procedures.  Queener also chaired the Graduate Affairs Committee. 

Queener focused her research on the interaction of drugs with pathogenic organisms.  She was a member of the IUPUI Behavorial Consultation Team. 

Queener retired in 2014 and continues to serve IUPUI as a member of the Senior Academy.

 

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Last updated by maeowen on 02/20/2015

Marilyn Irwin, Ph.D.

Marilyn Irwin, Ph.D.

Emeritus Associate Professor of Library and Information Science

Executive Associate Director School of Library and Information Science, Indianapolis, 2007-2010

Marilyn Irwin, Ph.D. joined Indiana University in 1998 as an associate professor.  From 1993 to 1998, she served as a librarian for IU Libraries.  Irwin began teaching courses in the Indianapolis division of the School of Library and Information Science in 2002, and served as the Executive Associate Director from 2007 to 2010.  As Executive Associate Director, she oversaw the daily administrative functions of the school.

Last updated by maeowen on 02/19/2015