Nov 26, 2021  
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog

Faculty


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Jack Adams, Associate Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering; B.S., M.S., and Ph.D., University of Massachusetts.

Taesoo Ahn, Associate Professor, Department of Marketing, International, and Sport; B.A., Korea University; M.A., Ohio University; Ph.D., Florida State University.

Brittnie Aiello, Associate Professor, Department of Criminology & Criminal Justice; B.A., Eckerd College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Massachusetts, Amherst.

Traci L. Alberti, Associate Professor, School of Health Sciences; B.S., Fitchburg State College; M.S., Ph.D., University of Massachusetts, Lowell.

Mark J. Allman, Professor, Department of Religious and Theological Studies;Vice Provost; B.A., State University of New York at Albany; M.A., Catholic University of America; Ph.D., Loyola University.

Thomas Anderson, Associate Professor, Department of History, B.A., Hamilton College, M.A., University of Massachusetts, Amherst; Ph.D., Binghamton University.

Kurt Armsden, Lecturer, Department of Philosophy; B.A., Boston State College; M.A., Dayton University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Miami.

Diana D. Arterian, Lecturer, Department of English; B.A., University of Southern California; M.F.A., California Institute of the Arts; Ph.D., University of Southern California.

Sadegh Asgari, Assistant Professor, Department of Civil Engineering; B.S., Amirkabir University of Technology; M.S., Iran University of Science & Technology; Ph.D., Columbia University.

 

B

Abdullatif Bagegni, Associate Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering; B.S., University of Tripoli; Ph.D., University of Missouri-Columbia.

Brandi Baldock, Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry; B.A., Trent University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Oregon.

Andrew Banasiewicz, Professor of Practice, Department of Data Science and Analytics; B.S., Northwestern State University; M.B.A., Louisiana Tech University; Ph.D., Louisiana State University. 

Rodrigo Bandeira-de-Mello, Associate Professor, Department of Management; B.A., Federal University of Ceara, M.S., Ph.D., Federal University of Santa Catarina.

Bryan E. Bannon, Associate Professor, Department of Communication and Media; B.A., University of Rhode Island; Ph.D. University of Memphis.

Sarah Benes, Associate Clinical Professor, School of Health Sciences; B.S., University of Connecticut; Ed.M., Ed.D., Boston University.

Brandy Benedict, Associate Professor, Department of Mathematics; B.A., Occidental College; M.S., Ph.D., North Carolina State University.

Charlotte A. Berkes, Associate Professor, Department of Biology; Health Professions Advisor; B.S., The Pennsylvania State University; Ph.D., University of Washington.

Leena Bharath, Assistant Professor, Health Sciences; B.S., M.S. University of Madras; Ph.D., Oklahoma State University.

Mark J. Birnbaum, Professor, Department of Biology; B.S., M.S., University of Maryland; Ph.D., University of North Carolina.

Janet Whatley Blum, Professor, School of Health Sciences; B.S., University of Maine, M.S., Northeastern University; Sc.D., Boston University.

Paula Bordogna, Associate Instructional Professor, Department of Mathematics; B.S., Worcester Polytechnic Institute; M.B.A., Boston University; M.S., Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

April Bowling, Assistant Professor, School of Health Sciences; B.A., John Hopkins University; M.A., Tufts University; Ph.D., Harvard University.

Michael J. Bradley, Professor, Department of Data Science and Analytics; A.B., Merrimack College; M.S., Ph.D., University of Notre Dame.

Elizabeth E. Brault, Lecturer, Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice; B.A., University of Montana; M.S., Ph.D. Louisiana State University.

Shannon Butler-Mokoro, Professor, Department of Applied Human Development and Community Studies; B.A., University of California at Santa Barbara; MSW, Clark Atlanta University; Ph.D., Georgia State University.

 

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Rickey Caldwell, Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering; B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Michigan State University.

Meredeth Cadra, Assistant Clinical Professor, School of Health Sciences; B.A., M.S. Barry University; Ed.D. University of St. Augustine.

Yanitzia CanettiLecturer; Department of World Languages and Cultural Studies; B.S., M.S., Ph.D., University of Havana. 

Andrew Cannon, Associate Clinical Professor, School of Health Sciences, B.S., Northeastern University; M.H.S., University of Indianapolis.

Franco Capaldi, Associate Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering; B.S., Brown University; M.S., Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Cynthia Carlson, Associate Professor, Department of Civil Engineering; B.S., University of Massachusetts, Amherst; M.S., Dartmouth College; Ph.D., University of New Hampshire.

Fan Chen, Associate Professor, Department of Accounting and Finance; M.B.A., Thunderbird School of Global Management; M.S., Boston College; Ph.D., Louisiana State University.

Ming Chen, Associate Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering; B.S., M.S., Michigan State University.

Isabelle Cherney, Professor, Department of Education; B.A., Creighton University; M.A., University of Nebraska, Omaha; Ph.D., University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

Joseph Chiarelli, Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry; B.A., Merrimack College; Ph.D., Tufts University.

Patricia Clarke, Lecturer, Marketing; B.A., Boston College; M.B.A., Babson College.

John Coakley, Lecturer, Department of History; B.A., Marlboro College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin Madison.

Juliana Cohen, Assistant Professor, School of Health Sciences; B.A., Emory University; M.S., Sc.D., Harvard School of Public Health.

Matthew Cohen, Lecturer, Department of Political Science and Public Policy; B.A., Brandeis University; M.A., Harvard University; Ph.D., Northeastern University.

John J. Condon, Professor, Department of History, Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs; B.A., Loyola College in Maryland; M.A., Ph.D., University of Minnesota.

Michael Corcoran, Associate Professor, School of Health Sciences; B.S., Saint Bonaventure University; Ph.D., Tufts University.

Mark Cordano, Professor, Department of Management; B.A., Cornell University; M.B.A., Indiana University; Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh.

Andrew C. Cote, Lecturer, Department of Visual and Performing Arts; B.M., University of New Hampshire; M.M, Central Michigan University; D.M.A., George Mason University.

Megan E. Cullinan, Lecturer, Department of Communication and Media; B.A., Williamette University; M.A., University of Montana; Ph.D., University of Utah.

 

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Jaleh Dashti-Gibson, Associate Professor of Practice, Department of Higher Education; B.A., Texas A&M; Ph.D., University of Notre Dame.

Maureen A. Daly, Lecturer, Department of Mathematics; B.S. Michigan State University; M.S., University of Massachusetts-Amherst.

Maria Teresa Davila, Lecturer, Department of Religious and Theological Studies; B.A., Brown University; M.T.S., Boston University; Ph.D., Boston College.

Michael DeCesare, Professor, Department of Sociology; B.A., University of Connecticut; M.S., Southern Connecticut State University; Ph.D., University of Massachusetts, Amherst.

Julie Bolduc DeFilippo, Assistant Professor of Practice, Department of Education and Community Studies; B.A. Simmons College; M.S.W., Boston College; Ph.D. Simmons University.

Kaveh Moradi Dezfouli, Professor of Practice, Department of Accounting and Finance; B.S., Amirkabir University of Technology; M.S., Sharif University of Technology.

Anthony A. DiCarlo, Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering; B.S., Northeastern University; M.S., University of California, Santa Barbara; Ph.D., University of California, Santa Barbara.

Cinzia DiGiulio, Associate Professor, Department of World Languages and Cultural Studies; B.A., Universita Cattolica di Milano; M.A., Purdue University; Ph.D., University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.

Joanna Dinaro Blanchard, Associate Instructional Professor, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry and Department of Data Science and Analytics; B.S., University of Colorado at Boulder; M.S., Merrimack College; Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Kristie Lynn Dobbs, Lecturer, Department of Political Science and Public Policy; B.A., Butler University; Ph.D., Loyola University Chicago.

Emma Duffy-Comparone, Assistant Professor, Department of English; B.A., University of New Hampshire; M.F.A., Boston University.

Christopher Duston, Assistant Professor, Department of Physics; B.S., University of Massachusetts; M.S., The Pennsylvania State University; Ph.D., Florida State University.

 

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Edward J. Enright, OSA, Associate Professor, Department of Religious and Theological Studies, B.A., Villanova University, S.T.B., S.T.L., S.T.D., The Catholic University of America.

 

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Audrey Falk, Associate Professor, Department of Applied Human Development and Community Studies; B.S., B.A., Boston University; M.Ed., Harvard University; Ed.D., Boston University.

Anthony L. Fernandez,Professor, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry; B.A., Ph.D., Boston University.

Cynthia Ferrara, Associate Professor, School of Health Sciences; Boston University; M.S., The Pennsylvania State University; Ph.D., Ohio State University.

Julie Fitzmaurice, Associate Professor, Department of Marketing, International, and Sport, Interim Dean, Girard School of Business; B.A., Brandeis University; M.B.A., Georgetown University; M.A., Yale University; Ph.D., University of Connecticut.

Ellen Fitzpatrick, Visiting Associate Professor; B.A./B.S., University of California-Santa Cruz; M.S., University of California-Davis; Ph.D., Michigan State University.

Anne Flaherty, Associate Professor, Department of Political Science and Public Policy; B.A., University of Richmond; M.A., University of Sydney; M.A., Ph.D., Duke University.

Dennis Fontaine, Associate Clinical Professor, School of Health Sciences; B.S. University of New England; M.S., California University of Pennsylvania.

Karen Fotino, Associate Clinical Professor, Nursing Program; B.S.N., M.S.N., Salem State University; D.N.P., University of Massachusetts-Lowell.

Roselita FragoudakisAssociate Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering; B.S., M.Eng., Ph.D., Tufts University.

Mariko FrameAssistant Professor, Department of Economics; B.A., Oberlin College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Denver.

Jimmy Franco, Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry; B.S., Beloit College; Ph.D., University of California-Davis.

Rebecca Franckle, Assistant Professor, School of Health Sciences; B.A., Middlebury College; M.P.H., Harvard University.

Nicole Frisch, Assistant Professor, Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice; B.A., Villanova; M.A., Ph.D. University of Maryland.

Lisa Fuller, Assistant Professor, Department of Philosophy; B.A., University of Toronto; M.A., University of British Columbia; Ph.D., University of Toronto.

 

G

John A. Gallagher, Associate Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering; B.S., Union College; M.S., Boston University; Ph.D., University of California-Los Angeles.

Stephanie Garrone-Shufran, Assistant Professor, Department of Education; B.A., Saint Anselm College; M.A., University of New Hampshire; Ph.D., Boston College.

Anne Pfitzner Gatling, Associate Professor, Department of Education; B.S. McKendree University; Ed.M., Harvard University; Ph.D., Boston College.

Erinn C. Gilson, Associate Professor, Department of Philosophy; B.A., Grinnell College; Ph.D., University of Memphis.

Danielle M. Gissinger, Lecturer, Department of Psychology; B.A., M.A., Duquesne University; Ph.D. State University of New York at Buffalo.

Carol A. Glod, Professor, School of Health Sciences; B.S.N., University of Rochester, M.S., Ph.D., Boston College.

Jill Guindon-Nasir, Lecturer, Department of Psychology; B.S., Johnson and Wales University; M.B.A., Marymount University; M.Ed., Ed.D., University of Pennsylvania.

 

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Laura Hall-Seelig, Associate Professor, Department of Mathematics; B.S, M.A., Bryn Mawr College; Ph.D., University of Massachusetts-Amherst.

Tahir Hameed, Assistant Professor, Department of Management; B.S., NED University; M.S., Lahore University; Ph.D., Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology.

S. Bruce Han, Professor, Department of Management; B.S., M. Eng., Cornell University; M.B.A., University of Michigan; Ph.D., University of Rhode Island.

Christina Hardway, Professor, Department of Psychology; B.A., University of Chicago; M.A., Ph.D., University of Michigan.

Karen E. Hayden, Professor, Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice; B.A., M.A., University of New Hampshire; Ph.D., Northeastern University.

George Heffernan, Professor, Department of Philosophy; B.A., M.A., Catholic University of America; Ph.D., University of Cologne.

Daniel Herda, Associate Professor, Department of Sociology; B.A., St. Joseph’s College (NY), Ph.D., University of California.

Allison Higgins, Lecturer, School of Health Sciences; B.S., Providence College; M.S., University of Georgia; D.P.H., Boston University.

Birgid Hopkins, Associate Clinical Professor, School of Health Sciences; B.S., Salem State University; M.S., Florida International University.

Jeffrey Hovis, Lecturer, Department of Mechanical Engineering; B.S., M.S., Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

James Howland, Assistant Professor of Practice, Department of Applied Human Development and Community Studies; B.A., Saint Michael’s College; M.S.W., Boston University; Ed.D., Boston University.

Laura M. Hsu, Associate Professor, Department of Applied Human Development and Community Studies; B.A., University of California, Berkeley; Ed.M, Ed.D., Harvard University.

Michael Hyman, Assistant Professor, Department of Accounting and Finance; B.S., M.S., State University of New York, Binghamton; Ph.D., Syracuse University.

 

I

Janet Ierardi, Associate Clinical Professor, Nursing Program; B.S.N., Rush University; M.S.N., Salem State University; Ph.D., University of Massachusetts-Lowell.J

Sirkwoo Jin, Associate Professor, Department of Management; B.A., M.A., Seoul National University; Ph.D., University of Maryland.

 

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James Kaklamanos, Associate Professor, Department of Civil Engineering; B.S.C.E., M.S., Ph.D., Tufts University.

Seunggu Kang, Assistant Professor, Department of Civil Engineering; B.S., Syracuse University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

David I. Kapelner, Associate Professor, Department of Management; B.A., University of Connecticut; M.A., Tufts University; M.B.A., New York University; J.D., Suffolk University. Attorney of Massachusetts.

Warren A. Kay, Professor, Department of Religious and Theological Studies; B.A., M.A., Villanova University; B.D., Baptistische Theologische Hochschule (Switzerland); Dr. Theol., University of Zurich.

Joseph T. Kelley, Professor, Department of Religious and Theological Studies; B.A., Villanova University; S.T.B., M.A., The Catholic University of America; D.Min., Andover- Newton Theological School; Ph.D., Boston University.

Bryan J. Kerns, Assistant Professor of Practice, Department of Religious and Theological Studies, O.S.A.; B.A., Villanova University; M.Div., University of Chicago; M.Div., Catholic Theological Union at Chicago.

Boualem Kezim, Associate Professor, Department of Management; B.S., University of Algiers, Algeria; Ph.D., Boston University.

Brigid Killian, Lecturer, Department of Mathematics; B.S., University of Massachusetts-Amherst; M.S., M.Ed., University of Massachusetts-Lowell; Ed.D., Rivier University.

Seung-Hwan Kim, Assistant Instructional Professor, Department of Biology; B.S., Daegu University; M.Div., Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary; M.S., Seoul National University; Ph.D., Texas A&M University.

Zachary Kissel, Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science; B.S., Merrimack College; M.S., Northeastern University; Ph.D., University of Massachusetts, Lowell.

Fotios Kokkotos, Associate Professor of Practice, Department of Data Science and Analytics; B.S., M.S., Wright State University; Ph.D., American University.

Laura Kurdziel,  Associate Professor, Department of Psychology; B.S., University of Maryland; M.S., Bucknell University; Ph.D., University of Massachusetts, Amherst.

Katelyn Kurkul, Associate Professor, Department of Applied Human Development and Community Studies; B.A., Stonehill College; M.A., Tufts University, Ed.D., Boston University.

Joel Kuszmaul, Associate Professor, Department of Civil Engineering; Interim Dean, School of Science and Engineering B.S., Michigan Technological University; M.S., University of Minnesota; Ph.D., University of California at Berkeley.

 

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Anthony J. Laramie, Professor, Department of Economics; B.S., New Hampshire College; Ph.D., Clark University.

Benjamin Larkin, Assistant Professor, Department of Sport Management; B.S., University of Maine; M.S., Southern New Hampshire University; Ph.D., University of Massachusetts at Amherst.

Jonathan Latiano, Assistant Professor, Department of Visual and Performing Arts; B.A., Moravian College; M.F.A., Maryland Institute College of Art.

Raymond Lavoie, Assistant Professor, Department of Marketing; B.C., University of Manitoba; Ph.D., University of Manitoba.

Janine M. LeBlanc-Straceski, Professor, Department of Biology; B.A., Tufts University; Ph.D., Wesleyan University.

Donald Levis, Lecturer, Department of Accounting and Finance; B.A., Colby College; M.B.A., Amos Tuck School of Business Administration at Dartmouth College.

He Li, Professor, Department of Political Science; B.A., Hebei University (Baoding, China); M.A., Chinese Academy of Social Sciences; Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin.

SeungJin Lim, Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science; B.S., University of Utah; M.S., Brigham Young University, Ph.D., Brigham Young University.

Ellen L. Longsworth, Professor, Department of Visual and Performing Arts; B.A., Mount Holyoke College; M.A., University of Chicago; Ph.D., Boston University.

Craig W. Looney, Associate Professor, Department of Physics; B.S., Gonzaga University; M.A., Ph.D., Washington University.

Jonathan Lyon, Professor, Department of Biology,Vice President of Institutional Effectiveness, Planning and Research Initiatives; B.A., Beloit College; Ph.D., The Pennsylvania State University.

 

M

R. David MacLaren, Professor, Department of Biology; B.S., University of Maine at Farmington; Ph.D., Indiana University.

Alicia A. Malone, Associate Professor, Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice; B.A., Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts; M.S., Northeastern University; Ph.D., Northeastern University.

F. Dorie Mansen, Lecturer, Department of Religious and Theological Studies; B.A., Boston College; M.T.S., Boston University School of Theology; Ph.D., Boston University.

Aaron C. Mansfield, Assistant Professor, Department of Sport Management; B.A. University of Buffalo; M.S., Ph.D., University of Massachusetts-Amherst.

Diana Marginean, Lecturer, Compass Program; B.A., Gordon College; M.A., Ph.D., Brandies University.

Deborah Margolis, Associate Professor, Department of Applied Human Development and Community Studies; Interim Dean, Winston School of Education & Social Policy; B.A., Barnard College; Ed.M., Harvard University; Ph.D., Boston College.

Susan Marine, Professor, Department of Higher Education; B.A., Transylvania University; M.A., Bowling Green State University; Ph.D., Boston College.

Michael F. Mascolo, Professor, Department of Psychology; B.A., Southern Connecticut State College; Ph.D., State University of New York at Albany.

Bethe McBride, Associate Instructional Professor, Department of Mathematics; B.S., University of Massachusetts-Amherst; M.Ed., Tufts University; Ed.D., University of Massachusetts-Lowell.

Mark McCoy, Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry; B.S., University of Alaska-Anchorage; Ph.D., University of California-Davis.

William G. McDowell, Assistant Professor, Department of Biology; B.A., Williams College; Ph.D., University of Georgia.

Cynthia B. McGowan, Professor, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry; B.A., Russell Sage College; M.S., Ph.D., Brandeis University.

Kevin J. McGravey, Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science and Public Policy; B.A., Haverford College; M.T.S., Duke University; Ph.D., Brown University.

Ruth E. McKenzie, Assistant Professor, Department of Applied Human Development and Community Studies; B.S. Bridgewater State University; M.A., Ph.D. Boston University.

Ryan P. McLaughlin, Lecturer, Department of Religious and Theological Studies; B.A., Mount Vernon Nazarene University, M.A., Ashland Theological Seminary, Ph.D., Duquesne University.

Ellen McWhorter, Associate Professor, Department of English; B.A., Bucknell University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Illinois.

Debra Michals, Assistant Professor, Department of Women’s and Gender Studies; B.S., Boston University; M.A., Ph.D., New York University.

Bradley J. Miller, Lecturer, Department of Political Science and Public Policy; B.A., Michigan State University; M.Div., Emory University; M.P.A., Wayne State University; Ph.D., University of Kentucky.

Natalie Mitchell, Assistant Professor, Department of Marketing; B.S., University of Florida; M.S., Florida International University; Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin.

Michael Mobley, Associate Professor, Department of Psychology; B.S., The Pennsylvania State University; M.Ed., Temple University; Ph.D., The Pennsylvania State University.

Josephine S. Modica-Napolitano, Professor, Department of Biology; B.S., University of Massachusetts; Ph.D., Tufts University.

Shannon Butler-Mokoro, Associate Professor, Department of Psychology; B.A., University of California-Santa Barbara; M.S.W., Clark Atlanta University; Ph.D. Georgia State University.

Raymond MooneyProfessor of Practice, Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice; B.A., Merrimack College; M.S., Western New England University.

Bahia M. Munem, Lecturer, Department of Women’s and Gender Studies; B.A., Rutgers University; M.S., New Jersey Institute of Technology; M.S., Ph.D., Rutgers University.

Justin Murray, Lecturer, Department of Civil Engineering; B.S., Merrimack College; Ph.D., Northeastern University.

 

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Kilhoe Na, Assistant Professor, Department of Communication and Media; B.A. Korea University; M.A., The Ohio State University, Ph.D., The Ohio State University

George Nogler, Associate Professor, Department of Accounting and Finance; B.S., Bentley College; M.A., Assumption College; M.B.A., D.B.A., Boston University; C.P.A., Massachusetts.

Mary G. Noonan, Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science; A.B., Merrimack College; M.S., University of Massachusetts Lowell.

Julie Anne Noone, Assistant Instructional Professor, Department of Mathematics; B.A., Salem State University; M.Ed., Lesley University.

Azam Noori, Assistant Professor, Department of Biology; M.S. Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman; Ph.D., Tarbiat Modares University.

 

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Lisa O’Brien, Assistant Professor, Department of Education; B.A., Rowan University; M.Ed., University of New Hampshire; Ed.D., Boston University

Wanda I. Ocasio-Rivera, Lecturer; Department of World Languages and Cultural Studies; B.A., M.L.S., M.A., University of Puerto Rico; Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

Emma O’Donnell Polyakov, Assistant Professor, Department of Religious and Theological Studies; B.A., Bard College; M.T.S., Boston University; Ph.D., Boston College.

Seungbin Oh, Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology; M.S., Emporia State University; Ph.D., University of Central Florida.

Russell Olwell, Professor, Department of History; Associate Dean, Winston School of Education & Social Policy; B.A., Princeton University; Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

 

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Jane D. Parent, Professor, Department of Management; B.S., State University of New York Albany; M.B.A., University of Southern Maine; Ph.D., University of Massachusetts Amherst.

Jessica Peacock, Assistant Professor, School of Health Sciences; B.S., Merrimack College; M.S., Ph.D., Springfield College.

Lisa Perks, Associate Professor, Department of Communication and Media; B.A., Wake Forest University; M.A., The Pennsylvania State University; Ph.D., University of Texas, Austin.

James Petty, Lecturer, Department of Visual and Performing Arts; B.A., Stonehill College; M.A., Emerson College; Ed.D., Lesley University.

Michael Piatelli, Lecturer, Department of Biology; B.S., Villanova University; Ph.D., Boston College.

Richard J. Piatt, OSA, Professor of Practice, Department of Visual and Performing Arts; A.B., Lafayette College; M.A., Villanova University; M.Div., Washington Theological Union.

Marie A. Plasse, Professor, Department of English; B.A., American International College; M.A., Ph.D., Boston University.

Aleksandra Plocha, Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology; B.A., Boston College; M.A., University of Massachusetts, Boston; Ph.D., University of Massachusetts, Boston.

Leah Poloskey, Assistant Clinical Professor, School of Health Sciences; B.S., University of New England; M.S., and Ph.D., Springfield College.

Emma Polyakov, Assistant Professor, Department of Religious and Theological Studies; B.A., Bard College; M.T.S., Boston University; Ph.D., Boston College.

Mary-Joan Pelletier Potvin, Lecturer, Department of Accounting; B.A., and M.A., Kansas State University; Ph.D., Fordham University.

Brian Provencher,  Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry; B.S., Merrimack College; M.S., Brandeis University; Ph.D., Brandeis University.

Laura Moore Pruett, Associate Professor, Department of Visual and Performing Arts; B.A., Millsaps College; M.M., Ph.D., Florida State University.

 

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Sandra Raponi, Associate Professor, Department of Philosophy; B.A., LL.B/J.D. and Ph.D., University of Toronto.

Walker Robins, Lecturer, Department of History; B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Oklahoma.

Lauren Rocha, Lecturer, Department of English; B.A., Bridgewater State University; M.A., University of New Hampshire.

Dana Rowland, Associate Professor, Department of Mathematics; B.A., University of Notre Dame; Ph.D., Stanford University.

Norma G. Rueda, Professor, Department of Mathematics; B.S., Universidad Nacional del Sur; M.S., Ph.D., The Florida State University.

Alison Russell, Associate Professor, Department of Political Science and Public Policy; B.A., Boston College; M.A., American University; Ph.D, Tufts University.

Karen Ryan, Professor, Department of World Languages and Cultural Studies, Dean, School of Liberal Arts; B.A., Cornell University; M.A., Ph.D, University of Michigan.

 

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Luis Sáenz de Viguera Erkiaga, Associate Professor, Department of World Languages and Cultural Studies; B.A., Universidad de Deusto-Filosofia y Letras; M.A., University of Massachusetts; Ph.D., Duke University.

Maria Sannella, Lecturer, Department of Marketing; B.A., San Jose State University; M.Ed., M.B.A., Ph.D., Boston College.

Dan Sarofian-Butin, Professor, Department of Education; B.S., Massachusetts Institute of Technology; M.A., St. John’s College; Ph.D., University of Virginia.

Steven D. Scherwatzky, Professor, Department of English, Associate Dean, School of Liberal Arts; B.A., Boston College; M.A., Ph.D., Rutgers University.

Nicole E. ScottAssistant Professor, Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice; B.A., Villanova University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Maryland-College Park

Allison Seitchik, Associate Professor, Department of Psychology; B.A., George Washington University; M.A., and Ph.D., Northeastern University.

Patricia Sendall, Professor, Department of Management; B.S., Rowan University; M.B.A., St. Joseph’s University; C.A.M.S., Babson College; Ph.D., Nova Southeastern University.

Simona Sharoni, Professor, Department of Women’s and Gender Studies; Vice President of B.A. and M.A., Haifa University; Ph.D., George Mason University.

Christine Shaw, Associate Professor of Practice, Department of Applied Human Development and Community Studies; B.A., Franklin Pierce University; M.A., Westfield State University; Ph.D., Northeastern University.

Raymond J. Shaw, Associate Professor, Department of Psychology; B.S., Georgetown University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Toronto.

Xiaorong Shen, Associate Professor, Department of Mathematics; B.S., Shanghai Normal University, China; M.S., Ph.D., Iowa State University.

Lynne S. Sheppard, Associate Clinical Professor, Executive Director of Nursing, School of Health Sciences; B.S.N, Fitchburg State University; M.S.N., Loyola University-Chicago; D.N.P., American Sentinel University.

Zoe Sherman, Associate Professor, Department of Economics; B.A., Simon’s Rock College of Bard; M.A., University of Massachusetts, Boston; Ph.D., University of Massachusetts, Amherst.

Sally Shockro, Associate Professor, Department of History, B.A., Brandeis University; Ph.D., Boston College.

Eleanor Shonkoff, Lecturer, School of Health Sciences; B.S., University of Georgia; M.S., Wake Forest University; Ph.D., University of Southern California.

Kathleen Sills, Associate Professor, Department of Visual and Performing Arts; B.S., Northwestern University; M.A., Lesley College; Ph.D., Tufts University.

Ana Silva, Associate Professor, Department of Accounting and Finance; B.S., Universidad Complutense de Madrid; M.B.A., Madrid Business School-University of Houston; Ph.D., University of Houston.

Julia St. Goar, Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics; B.A., Agnes Scott College; M.S., Ph.D., University of Nebraska, Lincoln.

Michael St. Vincent, Associate Professor, Department of Mathematics; B.S., Northeastern University; M.S., New York University; Ph.D., Northeastern University.

Joseph R. Stasio, Jr., PCM, Associate Professor, Department of Marketing, International, and Sport; B.S., Salem State College; M.B.A., A.P.C., Suffolk University.

Michael J. Stroud, Associate Professor, Department of Psychology; B.S., University of California Santa Barbara; M.A., California State University Chico; Ph.D., University of Massachusetts Amherst.

Rena Stroud, Assistant Professor, Department of Education; B.A., Saint Anselm College; Ph.D., University of Massachusetts at Amherst.

Christopher Stuetzle, Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science; B.A., Wheaton College; Ph.D., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.

Tunde Szivak, Assistant Professor, School of Health Sciences; B.S., United States Military Academy, West Point; M.A., University of Connecticut; Ph.D., The Ohio State University.

 

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Sharon Shore Taitelbaum, Assistant Professor of Practice, Department of Education; B.A., Wayne State University; M.Ed., Salem State College.

Rory Tannebaum, Associate Professor, Department of Education; B.S., M.Ed., University of Georgia; Ph.D., Clemson University.

Stephen M. Theberge, Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry; B.S., University of New Hampshire; Ph.D., University of Delaware.

Sujatha Thiruvengadathan, Assistant Instructional Professor, Department of Mathematics; B.S., Thiagarajar College of Engineering; M.S., Manhattan College.

Walter Tingle, Associate Professor of Practice, Department of Mechanical Engineering; B.A., M.S., Georgia Institute of Technology.

Andrew C. Tollison, Associate Professor, Department of Communication and Media; B.S., M.S., University of Tennessee; Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin.

Jacob S. Turner, Associate Professor, Department of Communication and Media; B.A., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University; M.A., University of Delaware; Ph.D., Bowling Green State University.

 

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Omer Unsal, Assistant Professor, Department of Finance; B.S., Yildiz Teknik University; M.B.A., Western Michigan University; Ph.D., University of New Orleans.

 

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Paul A. Vatalaro, Professor, Department of English; B.S., Suffolk University; M.A., University of Maine-Orono; Ph.D., State University of New York at Binghamton.

Marc Veletzos, Associate Professor, Department of Civil Engineering; B.S., M.S., Ph.D., University of California, San Diego.

Dan Vlahos, Assistant Professor, Department of Visual and Performing Arts; B.F.A., and M.F.A., Massachusetts College of Art and Design.

Joseph Vogel, Associate Professor, Department of English; B.S., Utah Valley University, M.A., Ph.D., University of Rochester.

Susan M. Vorderer, Associate Professor, Department of History; B.A., Tufts University; M.A., Ph.D., Boston College.

 

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Elaine Ward, Associate Professor, Department of Higher Education; B.A., M.Ed., Ed.D., University of Massachusetts, Boston.

Kathryn Welby, Assistant Professor of Practice, Department of Education; B.A. Merrimack College; M.Ed., Endicott College; CAGS, Salem State University; Ed.D., Southern New Hampshire University.

Harry Wessel, Associate Professor, Department of Political Science and Public Policy; B.A., University of Maryland-Baltimore County; M.A., Ph.D., State University of New York at Buffalo.

Gwyne W. White, Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology; B.A., University of Massachusetts-Amherst, Ph.D., Rutgers University.

Douglas P. White, Professor, Department of Physics; B.S., Bates College, M.S., Ph.D., University of Connecticut.

William Wians, Professor, Department of Philosophy; B.A., University of Toledo; Ph.D., University of Notre Dame.

Nancy Wynn, Associate Professor, Department of Visual and Performing Arts; B.F.A., University of Connecticut; M.F.A., University of Hartford, School of Art.

 

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Zi Yan, Assistant Professor, School of Health Sciences; B.S. Beijing Normal University; M.Ed., Bowling Green State University; M.P.H. Oregon State University; Ph.D., Oregon State University.

Alyssa M. Yetter, Assistant Professor, Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice; B.A. Denison University; M.A., Ph.D., The Pennsylvania State University.

 

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Tingting Zhang, Assistant Professor, Department of Management; B.S., Shandong University; B.A., University of British Columbia; M.A., Ph.D., University of Toronto.

Fang Zhao, Assistant Professor, Department of Accounting and Finance; B.A., Nanjing University; M.A., University of Notre Dame; M.S., Indiana University - South Bend; Ph.D., Florida International University.

Yilong Zheng, Assistant Professor, Department of Management; B.A., Maryville College; M.A., University of Denver; Ph.D., State University of New York at Binghamton.

Melissa Zimdars, Associate Professor, Department of Communication and Media; B.A., and M.A., University of Wisconsin- Milwaukee; Ph.D., University of Iowa.

Brenda Zwickau, Instructional Professor, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry; B.S., Bradley University; M.S., Ph.D., Miami University.