Research and Creative Work



Kevin Alexander, Ph.D. headshot
Professor of Biology, Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs
Phone: 970.943.3405
Office Location: Taylor Hall 322
Robin A. Bingham, Ph.D. headshot
Professor of Biology
Phone: 970.943.3355
Office Location: Hurst Hall 222
Robert A. Cohen, Ph.D. headshot
Professor of Mathematics, Chair of the Department of Mathematics & Computer Science
Phone: 970.943.2111
Office Location: Hurst Hall 210
Lance Dalleck, Ph.D. headshot
Professor of Exercise & Sport Science
Phone: 970.943.3095
Office Location: High Altitude Performance Lab 171
Patrick Magee, Ph.D. headshot
Assistant Professor of Wildlife & Conservation Biology
Phone: 970.943.7121
Office Location: Hurst Hall 143A
David W. Marchetti, Ph.D. headshot
Professor of Geology
Phone: 970.943.2367
Office Location: Hurst Hall 224
Elizabeth Petrie, Ph.D. headshot
Moncrief Chair in Petroleum Geology
Phone: 970.943.2117
Office Location: Hurst Hall 16D
Michael Vieregge, Ph.D. headshot
Professor of Business Administration
Phone: 970.943.2566
Office Location: Borick Business Building 241

Western Colorado University recognizes that participation in original scholarship is essential for a high quality undergraduate and graduate education in the 21st century. The university excels at this with dynamic faculty who are actively engaged, whether it’s in a traditional laboratory, outdoor laboratory, concert hall or studio. Western professors pursue new questions and explore creative expression.

Ultimately, everyone at Western benefits from building a community of scholars, fostering innovation and cross-talk, sharing a sense of purpose and achievement, enhancing the institution’s curriculum, and engaging with the local community.