Undergraduate Advisor, Sociology
and Program Manager,
Office of Survey Research
Western Washington University
Bellingham, WA 98225-9081
Arntzen Hall 513; Ph 360-650-4882
Linda Clark is the Program Manager for Western’s Office of Survey Research (OSR), and the Undergraduate Advisor for Sociology students. She received her M.A. in Anthropology from Western Washington University in Fall 1990, and joined OSR and the Sociology Department in Fall 1990. Previous work experience includes five years as manager of a law firm, and six years as coordinator of various programs in higher education, including extension, community service, and international studies at Western and at Tacoma Community College.
Linda is a member of the National Academic Advising Association (NACADA) and a member of Western's Advisor's Group. She serves on various task forces and committees, including the Sociology Curriculum Committee. She has contributed extensively toward campus-wide efforts to develop a Departmental Advising Model as part of Western's accountability plan, including the design of departmental advising web pages.
Research activities include development and implementation of the Western Educational Longitudinal Study (WELS), and projects requested by Western's administration for assessment, accountability, and program evaluation.
Linda is an artist on the side and enjoys traveling, cycling, gardening, zumba, and spending time with her family and friends.