Sep 27, 2022  
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog

Faculty


A

Adam Aakil, Assistant Instructional Professor, Department of Computer and Data Sciences; B.S., University of Massachusetts, Boston; M.S., Boston University; Ph.D., University of Massachusetts, Lowell.

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

Mark Adelung, Associate Clinical Professor, Department of Nursing; B.S., Stockton University; M.S.N. and Ph.D., Kean University.

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

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

Traci L. Alberti, Associate Professor, Department of Nursing; Associate Dean, 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 for Undergraduate Education and Faculty Affairs; 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.

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, Associate 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 Management; 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.

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; B.S., The Pennsylvania State University; Ph.D., University of Washington.

Janet Whatley Blum, Professor, School of Health Sciences; Interim Dean, 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, Associate Professor, Department of Nutrition and Public Health; Associate Vice Provost of Research; B.A., John Hopkins University; M.A., Tufts University; Ph.D., Harvard University.

Michael J. Bradley, Professor, Department of Mathematics; 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.

 

C

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

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

Andrew Cannon, Associate Clinical Professor, Department of Exercise and Rehabilitation 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.

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

Patricia Clarke, Lecturer, Department of Marketing and Sport Management; B.A., Boston College; M.B.A., Babson College.

Juliana Cohen, Associate Professor, Department of Nutrition and Public Health; B.A., Emory University; M.S., Sc.D., Harvard School of Public Health.

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

John Colautti, Lecturer, Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice; B.S., Western Connecticut State University; M.P.A., University of New Haven; Ph.D., University of Massachusetts, Lowell.

Sarah Comora, Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Nursing; B.S.N., University of Massachusetts, Lowell; M.S.N., University of New Hampshire.

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

Michael Corcoran, Associate Professor, Department of Nutrition and Public Health; 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, Assistant Professor of Practice, 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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Deanna Danforth, Post-Doctoral Teaching Fellow, Honors Program; B.A., University of California; M.A., San Francisco State University; Ph.D., Boston College.

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

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

Mary Lynn Davis-Ajami, Professor, Department of Nursing; B.S.N., University of Evansville; M.S.N., University of Southern Indiana; M.B.A., Wake Forest University; Ph.D., The Ohio State University.

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

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 Computer and Data Sciences; B.S., University of Colorado at Boulder; M.S., Merrimack College; Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

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

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

Virginia Durnford, Lecturer, Department of Applied Human Development and Community Studies; B.A., Trinity College; M.A., University of Connecticut; M.A., Boston University; Ed.D., University of Massachusetts, Amherst.

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

 

E

Peter Ellard, Lecturer in Religious and Theological Studies, Honors Program; B.A., M.A., and Ph.D., Fordham University.

Edward J. Enright, O.S.A., 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.

Inyene Essien, Assistant Professor, Department of Nursing; B.A., Providence College; B.S.N.and M.S.N., Northeastern University; Ph.D., University of Massachusetts, Lowell.

 

F

Audrey Falk, 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. FernandezProfessor, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry; B.A., Ph.D., Boston University.

Paul Fierimonte, Lecturer, Department of Nutrition and Public Health; B.A., B.S., Boston State College; M.S., Northeastern University; Ed.D., Nova Southeastern University.

Julie Fitzmaurice, Associate Professor, Department of Marketing and Sport Management; Associate Vice President and Dean of Access, Success & Achievement; B.A., Brandeis University; M.B.A., Georgetown University; M.A., Yale University; Ph.D., University of Connecticut.

Ellen Fitzpatrick, Associate Professor of Practice, Department of Economics; 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; Associate Dean, School of Liberal Arts; B.A., University of Richmond; M.A., University of Sydney; M.A., Ph.D., Duke University.

Jill Flanagan, Assistant Professor of Practice, Department of Communication and Media; B.A., La Salle University; M.A., Rowan University.

Dennis Fontaine, Full Clinical Professor, Department of Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences; B.S. University of New England; M.S., California University of Pennsylvania.

Karen Fotino, Associate Clinical Professor, Department of Nursing; 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, Professor, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry; B.S., Beloit College; Ph.D., University of California-Davis.

 

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.

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

Carol A. Glod, Professor, Department of Nutrition and Public Health; B.S.N., University of Rochester, M.S., Ph.D., Boston College.

Jill Guindon-Nasir, Assistant Professor of Practice, Department of Marketing and Sport Management; B.S., Johnson and Wales University; M.B.A., Marymount University; M.Ed., Ed.D., University of Pennsylvania.

 

H

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.

Rebecca Hawthorne, Assistant Instructional Professor, Department of Mathematics; B.S., B.A., Boston University; M.S., Univeristy of New Hampshire.

Karen E. Hayden, Professor, Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice; Associate Dean of Graduate Programs, Winston School of Education and Social Policy; 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.

Cheng Her, Lecturer, Department of Biology; B.A., Assumption College; Ph.D., University of New Hampshire.

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

Allison Higgins, Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Nutrition and Public Health; B.S., Providence College; M.S., University of Georgia; D.P.H., Boston University.

Birgid Hopkins, Full Clinical Professor, Department of Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences; B.S., Salem State University; M.S., Florida International University.

Barry Hopping, Lecturer, Department of Education; B.S., University of Maine, Orono; M.Ed., Salem State College.

Lisa Houh, Assistant Instructional Professor, Department of Mathematics; B.S., Worcester Polytechnic Institute; M.S., Tufts 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, Department of Nursing; 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.

Alden Jones, Assistant Professor of Practice, Department of Higher Education; B.A., Winthrop University; M.A., University of Louisville; Ph.D., The University of Texas, Austin.

 

K

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

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, O.S.A., Assistant Professor of Practice, Department of Religious and Theological Studies; Chief of Staff, Office of the President; B.A., Villanova University; M.Div., University of Chicago; M.Div., Catholic Theological Union at Chicago.

Kelly Keough, Assistant Professor of Practice, Department of Communication and Media; B.S., University of New Hampshire; M.F.A., American Film Institute.

Jonathan Kessler, Assistant Professor of Practice, Department of Applied Human Development and Community Studies; B.A., Denison University; M.S.W., Simmons College.

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

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

JoAnn Kilpatrick, Associate Professor of Practice, Department of Education; B.A., University of Vermont; M.A.T., Simmons College; Ed.D., Boston University.

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

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

Christian Kronsted, Post-Doctoral Teaching Fellow, Honors Program; B.A., Marymount Manhattan College; M.A., University of Chicago; Ph.D., University of Memphis.

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 Associate 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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Sarah Lafkas, Assistant Professor of Practice, Department of Applied Human Development and Community Studies; B.A., University of California, Los Angeles; M.S.W., University of Washington; Ed.D., Harvard University.

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

Benjamin Larkin, Assistant Professor, Department of Marketing and 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.

Mee Kyung Lee, Assistant Professor, Department of Nursing; B.S.N., Seoul National University; M.S.N., Seoul National University; M.S.N., Columbia University; Ph.D., University of Washington.

Paulo Lemelle Fernandes, Full Professor of Practice, Department of Computer and Data Sciences; B.S.and M.S., Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul; Ph.D., Grenoble Institute of Technology, Université Grenoble Alpes.

Danielle Leone-Sheehan, Assistant Professor, Department of Nursing; B.S.N., Saint Anselm College; M.S.N. and Ph.D., Boston College.

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

Mark Lippman, Assistant Professor of Practice, Department of Management; B.A. and M.S., University of Rochester; M.B.A., University of Pennsylvania.

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

Jonathan Lyon, Professor, Department of Biology; Executive Vice Provost and Vice President, Institutional Effectiveness, Planning and Sponsored Programs; 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.

F. Dorie Mansen, Assistant Professor of Practice, 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 Marketing and Sport Management; B.A. University of Buffalo; M.S., Ph.D., University of Massachusetts-Amherst.

Diana Marginean, Assistant Professor of Practice, Compass Program; B.A., Gordon College; M.A., Ph.D., Brandies University.

Deborah Margolis, Associate Professor, Department of Applied Human Development and Community Studies; 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; Vice Provost for Graduate Education and Continuing Studies; 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.

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

Kevin J. McGravey, Associate 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.

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

Kristina Micalizzi, Assistant Professor of Practice, Compass Program; B.S., State University of New York, Oneonta; M.Ed., American College of Education.

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.

Sharon Milne, Associate Clinical Professor, Department of Nursing; B.A., University of Massachusetts, Lowell; M.A., Anna Maria College; M.S.N., Salem State University; Ph.D., Endicott College.

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.

Daniel Moolman, Assistant Professor of Practice, Department of Accounting and Finance; B.S., M.S., and M.B.A., Rand Afrikaans University; M.S., Northeastern University.

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

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

Alvin Morton III, Assistant Professor, Department of Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences; B.S. and M.S., Northeastern University; Ph.D., University of Tennessee, Knoxville.

 

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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.

Elizabeth Natale, Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Nutrition and Public Health; B.S., Simmons College; M.S., Merrimack College.

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

 

O

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, Assistant Professor of Practice, 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.

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

Ines Ouedraogo, Lecturer, Department of Women’s and Gender Studies; B.A., Universite de Provence; M.A., Sorbonne Nouvelle University; M.A., University of South Florida; Ph.D., Boston University.

 

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Leena Panneerseelan​, Assistant Professor, Department of Nutrition and Public Health; B.S., M.S. University of Madras; Ph.D., Oklahoma State University.

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, Department of Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences; B.S., Merrimack College; M.S., Ph.D., Springfield College.

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

Jared Peterson, Assistant Professor of Practice, Laboratory Instruction, Department of Civil Engineering; B.S. and M.S., Merrimack College.

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

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

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, Associate Clinical Professor, Department of Exercise and Rehabilitation 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.

Deanna Pomfret, Lecturer, Department of Nutrition and Public Health; B.A., Northeastern University; M.S., Merrimack College.

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.

Kenneth Rhee, Professor, Department of Management; Dean, Girard School of Business; B.A., Johns Hopkins University; M.S., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute of Technology; M.B.A., Boston University; Ph.D., Case Western Reserve University.

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

Lauren Rocha, Assistant Professor of Practice, 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.

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.

José Sánchez, Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering; Dean, School of Science and Engineering; B.S. and M.S., Bradley University; Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

Maria Sannella, Assistant Instructional Professor, Department of Marketing and Sport Management; B.A., San Jose State University; M.Ed., M.B.A., Ph.D., Boston College.

Nicholas SantaBarbara, Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences; B.A., Stonehill College; M.S., Bridgewater State University; M.Phil. and Ph.D., Columbia University.

Roberto Santos, Assistant Professor of Practice, Department of Management; B.S., University of Massachusetts, Lowell; M.S., Northeastern University; Ph.D., University of Massachusetts, Lowell.

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

Alison Sawyer, Assistant Professor of Practice, Department of Accounting and Finance; B.S., M.A.C., and M.B.A., Villanova University.

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

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

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

Christine Shaw, Full 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, Department of Nursing; 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, Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Nutrition and Public Health; 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.

Melissa Spencer, Assistant Professor of Practice, Department of Psychology; B.S., Belhaven University; M.S., Jackson State University; Ph.D., The University of Mississippi.

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

Melissa St. Hilaire, Assistant Professor, Department of Computer and Data Sciences; B.S., Worcester Polytechnic Institute; M.S., Northeastern University; Ph.D., Boston University.

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

Michael J. Stroud, 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 and Data Sciences; B.A., Wheaton College; Ph.D., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.

Tunde Szivak, Associate Professor, Department of Exercise and Rehabilitation 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, Associate 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, Associate Instructional Professor, Department of Mathematics; B.S., Thiagarajar College of Engineering; M.S., Manhattan College.

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, Professor, Department of Communication and Media; Academic Director of the Bachelor’s Degree Completion Program; 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 Accounting and 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.

Vanessa Vath, Associate Clinical Professor, Department of Nursing; B.S.N., M.S.N., and Ph.D., Northeastern University.

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.

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; Special Assistant to the President of Community and Civic Engagement; B.A., M.Ed., Ed.D., University of Massachusetts, Boston.

Kathryn Welby, Associate 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.

Christine Westphal, Lecturer, Department of Management; B.A., New Jersey City University; M.A., Rutgers University, New Brunswick; J.D., New England School of Law.

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.

Katherine Willard, Assistant Professor of Practice, Department of Applied Human Development and Community Studies; B.A., East Carolina University; M.S.W., Simmons College; Ed.S., Bridgewater State University.

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, Professor, Department of Nutrition and Public Health; 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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Yilong Zheng, Assistant Professor, Department of Marketing and Sport 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, Full Instructional Professor, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry; B.S., Bradley University; M.S., Ph.D., Miami University.