University Studies Program
University of Wisconsin Oshkosh
800 Algoma Boulevard
Oshkosh, WI 54901
765 Algoma Boulevard
Pollock House, USP & CETL offices have reduced summer hours. Due to staff availability, the building will be closed periodically from Memorial Day through Labor Day. Please leave a message by phone or email and we will get back to you as soon as possible.
Memorial Day, Monday, May 28
Independence Day, Wednesday, July 4
Labor Day, Monday, September 3
The historic Pollock House may be used by small groups for meetings and events. Learn more about reserving the Pollock House.
Meet the USP Staff
Gabe Loiacono, Ph.D.
USP Director/Associate Professor of History
Ken Price, Ph.D.
USP Associate Director for Instruction/Professor of Mathematics
Debbie Gray Patton, M.A.
Mike Lueder, M.Ed.
USP Assistant Director for Civic Engagement
USP Course Scheduling & Financial Specialist
Grace Lim, M.S.
Vacant, Associate Vice Chancellor for Curricular Affairs & Student Academic Achievement
Samantha Looker (English), Director for First-Year Writing (WBIS)
Douglas Roubidoux (Communication), Coordinator for Comm 111
Aaron Dunckel (English), Coordinator for Connect (Advanced Composition)
Jordan Landry (English), Faculty Coordinator, Intercultural Knowledge Signature Question
Jim Feldman (Environmental Studies), Faculty Coordinator, Sustainability Signature Question
Paul Van Auken (Sociology), Faculty Coordinator, Civic Learning Signature Question
Karl Boehler (English), Quest I Faculty Representative
Robert Wagoner (Philosophy), Quest II Faculty Representative
Stephanie de Montigny (Anthropology), Quest III Faculty Representative
Stewart Cole (English), USP Council on Culture Representative
Robert Hinrichs (Communication), USP Council on Culture Representative
Monika Hohbein-Deegen (German), USP Council on Culture Representative
Jennifer Christus (Chemistry), USP Council on Nature Representative
Jen Wenner (Geology), USP Council on Nature Representative
Michael Jasinski (Political Science), USP Council on Society Representative
Jim Koch (Psychology), USP Council on Society Representative
Representatives to the Council
Jenny Schuttlefeld Christus, Nature
Bob Hinrichs, Culture
Monika Hohbein-Deegen, Culture
Stewart Cole, Culture
Michael Jasinski, Society
Jim Koch, Society
Ann Kunkle-Jones, The Honors College
Alex McCarville, Oshkosh Student Association
Gabe Loiacono, Director / Associate Professor of History
Ken Price, Associate Director / Professor of Mathematics
Debbie Gray Patton, Assistant Director
Mike Lueder, Civic Engagement Coordinator
Grace Lim, Storyteller
Susan Fojtik, Administrator
Mary Chapin, Course Scheduling & Financial Specialist
Former USP Directors
Tracy Slagter (Political Science) 2014-2016
Lori Carrell (Communications) 2012-2014