By Liz Gundlach
Dr. Christine O’Neil, Dean of Suomi College of Arts and Sciences and Associate Professor of Sociology.
Time as Dean: Three of her nine years working at Finlandia.
Favorite class to teach: Research Methods and Quantitative Analysis
Degree: Bachelors of English, Albion College and Ph.D in Sociology, Colorado State University.
Free Time: Being outdoors, hiking, and running.
Pets: Three dogs and one cat.
Favorite places to hike: Isle Royale, Michigan and Mammoth Lakes, California.
Highest Mountain Climbed: Mount Whitney (highest mountain in the continental United States).
Number of Mountains Climbed: One.