SAHE Program Faculty

SAHE faculty have extensive student affairs backgrounds, and many professional connections in the field. Additionally, SAHE faculty have established relationships with student affairs professionals at many Milwaukee area colleges, providing connections for practicum opportunities. There are two full-time faculty members for this program, and several others from EDPL and the Division of Student Affairs.

Current Teaching Faculty

Jody Jessup-Anger, Ph.D. (Michigan State). Dr. Jody Jessup Anger is one of two full-time faculty members, and one of SAHE faculty advisors. She teaches the following courses:

  • EDPL 6100 Introduction to Student Affairs
  • EDPL 6140 Diverse Students on the College Campus
  • EDPL 6200 Student Development in Higher Education
  • EDPL 6210 Environmental Theory & Assessment
  • EDPL 6997 Capstone in Educational Policy and Leadership

Andrew Thon, S.J., Ph.D. (University of Wisconsin). Fr. Andy is one of two full-time faculty members, and one of SAHE faculty advisors. He teaches the following courses:

  • EDPL 6260  Organizational Theory and Administration in Higher Education
  • EDPL 6965 Practicum in Student Affairs Leadership 1
  • EDPL 6966 Practicum in Student Affairs Leadership 2

Derria Byrd, Ph.D. (University of Wisconsin). She teaches the following course:

  • EDPL 6140: Diversity, Identity, and the Student Affairs Professional

Ellen Eckman, Ph.D. (University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee). She teaches the following course:

  • EDPL 6800  American Law and the Educational Organization

Karen Evans, Ph.D. (University of Arizona). She teaches the following course:

  • EDPL 6000 Introduction to Educational Inquiry

Cynthia Ellwood, Ph.D. (Stanford University) Director of EDPL Graduate Studies, Clinical Associate Professor.