The faculty of each academic department may be found with each department’s course offerings in the Courses of Instruction section of the catalog. Administrative officers and staff personnel are listed in the back of this publication. This information was effective as of March 2014.

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  • Presidents of the College

    Alexander Jay Anderson, Ph.D., 1882-1891; James Francis Eaton, D.D., 1891-1894; Stephen Beasley Linnard Penrose, D.D., Litt. D., LL.D., 1894-1934...

  • Governing Boards

    The two self-perpetuating governing boards of the college, the Board of Trustees and the Board of Overseers, are ultimately responsible for the governance of the college. Their central goal is to support and improve the means by which the college achieves its academic objectives.

  • Alumni Association

    The Whitman College Alumni Association is the organized body of the alumni of the college, and all graduates of the college are members of the association. Upon request, all persons who have attended the college one term or more and whose entering class has graduated may be placed on record as members of the association. The college has more than 15,000 living alumni.

  • Academic Directory

    Academic Administration, Faculty, Endowed Chairs and Professorships, Staff and Faculty Awards, Academic Offices