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Faculty

Faculty (Date of permanent appointment to California University of Pennsylvania)

Holiday Eve Adair. (1998) Professor, Psychology. B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Akron, Pennsylvania Licensed Psychologist

Aref M. Al-Khattar. (2002) Professor, Justice, Law and Society. B.A., University of Jordan; M.A., Ph.D., Indiana University of Pennsylvania

David G. Argent. (2000) Professor, Biological and Environmental Sciences. B.S., Indiana University of Pennsylvania; M.S., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University; Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University

Summer J. Arrigo-Nelson. (2008) Associate Professor, Biological and Environmental Sciences. B.A., B.S., University of Rhode Island; M.A., Ph.D., Stony Brook University

Maggy Aston. (2005) Associate Professor, Art and Design. B.F.A., Maryland Institute College of Art; M.F.A., West Virginia University

M.G. Aune. (2007) Associate Professor, English. B.A., Michigan State University; M.A., New York University; Ph.D., Wayne State University

Justin Barroner. (2005) Assistant Professor, Exercise Science and Sport Studies. P.G.A., B.S., Pennsylvania State University; M.S., California University of Pennsylvania; MBA, Clarion University of Pennsylvania

Ralph J. Belsterling. (2001) Associate Professor, Communication Disorders. B.S., M.Ed., M.S., California University of Pennsylvania; M.S., Clarion University of Pennsylvania; Au.D., University of Florida

Mohamed Benbourenane. (2001) Associate Professor, Mathematics, Computer Science and Information Systems. B.S.B.A., University of Science and Technology of Algeria, Algeria; M.A., Ph.D., University of California, San Diego

Carol M. Biddington. (2005) Associate Professor, Health Science Sport Studies. B.S., M.S., Ed.D., West Virginia University

William B. Biddington. (1977) Professor, Exercise Science and Sport Studies. B.S., M.S., L.A.T., Ed.D., West Virginia University

Cheryl L. Bilitski. (2000) Assistant Professor, Director, Student Services, Office for Students with Disabilities. B.S., California University of Pennsylvania; M.S., University of Dayton

Angela Bloomquist. (2008) Associate Professor, Psychology. B.S., University of Pittsburgh; M.Ed., Ed.S., Pennsylvania School Psychology Certification, Ed.D., Indiana University of Pennsylvania

Melanie J. Blumberg. (2001) Professor, History and Political Science. B.A., Youngstown State University; M.A., University of Akron; Ph.D., Kent State University

Carol Bocetti. (2004) Associate Professor, Biological and Environmental Sciences. B.S., University of Florida; M.S., Ph.D., Ohio State University

David F. Boehm. (1989) Professor, Biological and Environmental Sciences. B.S., West Liberty State College; M.S., Ph.D., West Virginia University

Gina M. Boff. (2003) Assistant Professor, Mathematics, Computer Science and Information Systems. B.S., B.A, M.S., D.Sc., Robert Morris University

Barbara H. Bonfanti. (1994) Professor, Communication Disorders. B.S., Indiana University of Pennsylvania; M.S., St. Francis College of Illinois; M.Ed., California University of Pennsylvania; Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh

Kaddour Boukaabar. (1997) Professor, Mathematics, Computer Science and Information Systems. B.S., University of Wahran, Algeria; M.S., Florida Institute of Technology; Ph.D., Bowling Green State University

James Bové. (2005) Associate Professor, Art and Design. B.F.A., West Chester University; M.F.A., Edinboro University of Pennsylvania

Sheri Boyle. (2009) Assistant Professor, Social Work. B.A., University of California; M.S.W., University of Pennsylvania; Ph.D., Widener University

Silvia Braidic. (2004) Professor, Secondary Education and Administrative Leadership. B.S., M.S.Ed., Duquesne University; Ed.D., University of Pittsburgh

Mark E. Bronakowski. (1984) Professor, Applied Engineering and Technology. B.S., M.Ed., California University of Pennsylvania; Ed.D., West Virginia University

Burrell A. Brown. (1989) Professor, Business and Economics. B.S., California University of Pennsylvania; MBA, J.D., University of Pittsburgh

Gloria Cataldo Brusoski. (1997) Professor, Counselor Education. B.A., Duquesne University; M.Ed., Gannon University; Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh

Diane Buffington. (2013) Instructor, Theatre and Dance. B.S., M.S., University of Pittsburgh

James O. Burton. (2007) Associate Professor, Special Education. B.A., Fairmont State University; M.A., Ed.D., West Virginia University

Paula B. Caffrey. (2007) Assistant Professor, Biological and Environmental Sciences. B.A., William Paterson College; M.S., Ph.D., Rutgers University

Malcolm P. Callery. (1978) Professor, Theatre and Dance. B.S., California University of Pennsylvania; M.F.A., Southern Illinois University

Nancy Carlino. (2000) Assistant Professor, Communication Disorders. B.A., Duquesne University; M.A., University of Pittsburgh

Anthony (Todd) Carlisle. (2002) Assistant Professor, English. B.A., California University of Pennsylvania; M.A., Duquesne University; Ph.D., Indiana University of Pennsylvania

James O. Carter. (1990) Assistant Professor, Communication Studies. B.A., Marshall University; M.A., Ohio University

John R. Cencich. (2002) Professor, Justice, Law and Society. B.S., St. Paul’s College; M.S., Virginia Commonwealth University; L.L.M., Kent Law School, University of Kent at Canterbury; Graduate Forensic Science and Law Certificate, Duquesne Law School; J.S.D., University of Notre Dame Law School

M. Arshad Chawdhry. (1976) Professor, Business and Economics. B.S., M.S., University of Agriculture (Pakistan); M.A., University of Maryland; M.S., Ph.D., University of Illinois

Weifeng Chen. (2007) Associate Professor, Mathematics, Computer Science and Information Systems. B.S., B.A., Peking University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Massachusetts

Margaret Christopher. (1995) Associate Professor and Chair, Social Work. B.A., Mount St. Mary College; M.S.W., M.Ph., Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh

Joan Clites. (2009) Associate Professor, Nursing. B.S., University of Pittsburgh; M.S., M.S.N., Ed.D., West Virginia University

Ismail Cole. (1988) Professor, Business and Economics. B.A., Harvard College; M.A., Tufts University; Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh

Clarissa W. Confer. (2008) Associate Professor, History and Political Science. B.A., Lehigh University; M.A., University of Connecticut; Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University

John Confer. (2006) Associate Professor, Earth Sciences. B.S., East Stroudsburg University; M.S., University of Connecticut; Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University

Peter C. Cormas. (2013) Assistant Professor, Childhood Education. B.A., University of Pittsburgh; Post-baccalaureate, Yale University; M.S., University of North Carolina at Charlotte; Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin

Joni L. Cramer-Roh. (1991) Professor, Exercise Science and Sport Studies. B.S., A.T.C., West Virginia University; M.A.T., University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill; Ed.D., West Virginia University

Christine Crawford. (1992) Assistant Professor, Academic Development Services. B.A., California University of Pennsylvania; M.A., West Virginia University

Paul Crawford. (2006) Associate Professor, History and Political Science. B.A., Peru State College (Nebraska); M.A., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison

Charles L. Crowley. (2008) Assistant Professor, Exercise Science and Sport Studies. B.S., MBA, Lincoln University; Ph.D., Florida State University

Rick A. Cumings. (1992) Associate Professor, Communication Studies. B.A., University of Illinois; B.A., Moody Bible Institute; M.A., Marquette University; Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University

William T. Denny. (2005) Assistant Professor, Library Services. B.S., California University of Pennsylvania; M.L.S., University of Pittsburgh; M.Ed., University of Pittsburgh

Laura DeFazio. (2000) Professor, Art and Design. B.F.A., Indiana University of Pennsylvania; M.F.A., Kent State University

Gary DeLorenzo. (2005) Associate Professor, Mathematics, Computer Science and Information Systems. B.S., Indiana University of Pennsylvania; MBA, Duquesne University; D.Sc., Robert Morris University

Shelly DiCesaro. (2012) Assistant Professor, Health Science. B.S., California University of Pennsylvania; M.S., George Washington University; Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh

Holly Diehl. (2005) Associate Professor, Childhood Education. B.S., West Virginia University; M.Ed., Frostburg State University; Ed.D., West Virginia University

William E. Dieterle. (2000) Associate Professor, Chemistry and Physics. B.S., Arizona State University; Ph.D., University of California at Berkeley

Sarah Downey. (2009) Associate Professor, English. B.A., University of the South; Ph.D., University of Toronto

Lisa Driscoll. (2004) Assistant Professor, Academic Development Services. B.A., Waynesburg College; M.S., California University of Pennsylvania

Jodi L. Dusi. (2005) Associate Professor, Health Science. B.S., M.P.T., Ph.D., Duquesne University

Kelton Edmonds. (2006) Associate Professor, History and Political Science. B.A., M.A., North Carolina A&T State University; Ph.D., University of Missouri-Columbia

Grafton Eliason. (2004) Professor, Counselor Education. B.A., Duquesne University; M.Div., Princeton Theological Seminary; M.Ed., Shippensburg University; Ed.D., Duquesne University

Marc S. Federico. (1999) Associate Professor, Exercise Science and Sport Studies. B.S., University of Pittsburgh; M.P.T., D.P.T., Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania

Diane Fine. (2014) Assistant Professor, Childhood Education. B.A., West Virginia Wesleyan College; M.Ed., California University of Pennsylvania; M.A., West Virginia University

Christina Fisanick. (2008) Associate Professor, English. B.A., West Liberty University; M.A., Ph.D., Ohio University

Sylvia L. Foil. (1990) Professor, Communication Studies. B.S.S., M.A., Ph.D., Northwestern University

Craig Fox. (2006) Associate Professor, Philosophy. B.A., Boston University; M.A., Tufts University; Ph.D., University of Illinois at Chicago

Kyle Fredrick. (2007) Associate Professor, Earth Sciences. B.S., University of Wisconsin-River Falls; Ph.D., University at Buffalo

Swarndeep S. Gill. (2002) Associate Professor, Earth Sciences. B.S., University of Alberta; M.S., University of Oklahoma; Ph.D., University of Wyoming

Arcides Gonzalez. (2002) Assistant Professor, Modern Languages and Cultures. B.A., Brooklyn College; M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles

Gregg Gould. (1991) Professor, Chemistry and Physics. B.A., Colgate University; Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Derek K. Gray. (2013) Assistant Professor, Biological and Environmental Sciences. B.S., M.S., University of Windsor, Canada; Ph.D., Queens University, Kingston, Ontario

Elizabeth Gruber. (1990) Professor, Counselor Education. B.S., Bowling Green State University; M.S., Youngstown State University; Ph.D., Duquesne University

Maggie Habeeb. (2013) Assistant Professor, Mathematics, Computer Science and Information Systems. B.S., Stony Brook University; M.A., Hunter College, CUNY; Ph.D., CUNY Graduate Center, City University of New York

Justin D. Hackett. (2013) Assistant Professor, Psychology. B.S. Northern Kentucky University; M.A., Ph.D., Claremont Graduate University

Chadwick Hanna. (2010) Assistant Professor, Biological and Environmental Sciences. B.S., Cumberland University; M.S., Middle Tennessee State University; Ph.D., University of Louisville

Scott Hargraves. (2006) Assistant Professor, Health Science. B.S., Delaware Valley College; M.P.T., Rutgers University; D.P.T., Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania

Chris T. Harman. (2005) Associate Professor, Health Science. B.S., University of Vermont; A.T.C., M.S., Indiana University; Ed.D., Oklahoma State University

Daniel Harris. (2013) Assistant Professor, Earth Science, B.A., Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania; M.S., Ph. D., West Virginia University

Greg Harrison. (2001) Professor, Art and Design. A.A., Art Institute of Pittsburgh; B.A., California University of Pennsylvania; M.F.A., Edinboro University of Pennsylvania

Mary A. Hart. (1984) Assistant Professor, Health Science. B.S., Nebraska Wesleyan University; M.A., Duquesne University; Graduate Aging Specialist Certificate, University of Nebraska, Omaha

Jeffrey R. Hatton. (2001) Assistant Professor, Exercise Science and Sport Studies. B.S., Lock Haven University; B.S., College Misericordia; M.S., California University of Pennsylvania; O.T.D., Chatham University

Peter Heh. (2013) Assistant Professor, Special Education. B.A., Washington & Jefferson College; M.Ed., Edinboro University of Pennsylvania; Ed.D., University of Pittsburgh

Joseph C. Heim. (1990) Professor, History and Political Science. B.A., M.A., University of Pittsburgh; M. Phil., Cambridge University; Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh; Certificate, International Finance, Wharton Graduate School of Business, University of Pennsylvania

Keith D. Hepner. (1995) Professor, Secondary Education and Administrative Leadership. B.S., M.Ed., California University of Pennsylvania; Ed.D., University of Pittsburgh

Barbara Hess. (1990) Professor, Mathematics, Computer Science and Information Systems. B.S., Clarion University of Pennsylvania; M.Ed., Indiana University of Pennsylvania

Rebecca A. Hess. (2001) Professor, Exercise Science and Sport Studies. B.S., West Virginia University; M.S., West Virginia University; Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh

Cheryl A. Hettman. (2007) Associate Professor, Nursing. B.S.N., West Liberty State College; M.S.N., West Virginia University; Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh

Glenn R. Hider. (1998) Professor, Applied Engineering and Technology. A.S., State University of New York; B.S., State University College Oswego; M.S., Eastern Illinois University; Ed.D., West Virginia University

Karen Hjerpe. (2006) Associate Professor, Athletic Director, Health Science. B.S., Gannon University; M.S., California University of Pennsylvania; Ph.D., Robert Morris University

Marcia L. Marcolini Hoover. (2007) Associate Professor, Secondary Education and Administrative Leadership. B.S., M.Ed., California University of Pennsylvania; Ed.D., West Virginia University

Larry D. Horath. (1990) Professor, Applied Engineering and Technology. B.S., M.S., Eastern Illinois University; Ph.D., Texas A&M University

Brent House. (2013) Assistant Professor, English. B.A. William Carey College; M.F.A., Georgia College & State University; Ph.D., Indiana University of Pennsylvania

Raymond Hsieh. (2005) Professor, Justice, Law and Society. B.A., Central Police University-Taiwan; M.S., Rochester Institute of Technology; Ph.D., State University of New York at Buffalo

J. William Hug. (2007) Associate Professor, Childhood Education. B.S., Western Illinois University; M.S., Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University

Laura Johnson Hummel. (2008) Assistant Professor, Applied Engineering and Technology. B.S.Ed., Pennsylvania State University; M.S.Ed., Old Dominion University; Ed.D., East Carolina University

Michael Hummel. (2005) Professor, Justice, Law and Society. B.S., The University of The State of New York; M.A., Ph.D., Columbia University

Yugo Ikach. (2004) Professor, Music. B.F.A., Carnegie Mellon University; M.M., Peabody Conservatory of Music at Johns Hopkins University; D.M.A., West Virginia University

Susan A. Jasko. (1998) Professor, Communication Studies. B.A., William Paterson College; M.A., Ph.D., Ohio State University

Bernadette Jeffrey. (2009) Assistant Professor, Social Work. B.A., Washburn University; M.S.W., University of Kansas; Ph.D., University of Denver

Kirk R. John. (1990) Professor, Psychology. B.A., California University of Pennsylvania; M.Ed., Ed.D., Indiana University of Pennsylvania; N.C.S.P.; Pennsylvania Certified School Psychologist; Pennsylvania Licensed Psychologist

Patricia A. Johnson. (2004), Assistant Professor, Academic Development Services. B.S., M.Ed., California University of Pennsylvania

David T. Jones. (1985) Associate Professor, Business and Economics. B.S., Waynesburg College; M.S., West Virginia University; C.P.A.

Denise M. Joseph. (2005) Assistant Professor, Communication Disorders. B.S.Ed., Duquesne University; M.S., Syracuse University; Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh

Leandro Junes. (2012) Assistant Professor, Mathematics, Computer Science and Information Systems. B.S., University of Antioquia; M.A., National University of Columbia; Ph.D, Binghamton University

Macdonald N. Kalé. (1985) Associate Professor, Communication Studies. B.A., Governors State University; M.A., University of Illinois, Chicago; Ph.D., Indiana University, Bloomington

John R. Kallis. (1985) Interim Dean, Eberly College of Science and Technology. Professor, Applied Engineering and Technology. B.S., M.Ed., California University of Pennsylvania; Ed.D., University of Pittsburgh

Chad M. Kauffman. (2001) Professor, Earth Science. B.S., Salisbury University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Kurt P. Kearcher. (2001) Professor, English. B.A., Michigan State University; M.A., Western Michigan University; Ph.D., The University of Toledo

Jason Kight. (2010) Assistant Professor, Special Education. B.S., M.A., Ph.D., West Virginia University

David V. Kolick. (1988) Associate Professor, Applied Engineering and Technology. A.S., B.S., M.Ed., California University of Pennsylvania

Kalie R. Kossar. (2007) Associate Professor, Special Education. B.A., University of Pittsburgh; M.Ed., California University of Pennsylvania; Ed.D., West Virginia University

Lisa L. Kovalchick. (2004) Associate Professor, Mathematics, Computer Science and Information Systems. B.S., California University of Pennsylvania; M.S., Ph.D.,West Virginia University

Mary Kreis. (2004) Associate Professor, Exercise Science and Sport Studies. B.S., University of Virginia; M.S., University of Texas at San Antonio; Ph.D., University of Miami

René L. Kruse. (1989) Professor, Applied Engineering and Technology. B.S., Peru State College; M.S., Ph.D., Texas A&M University

Cassandra Kuba. (2007) Associate Professor, Justice, Law and Society. B.S., Mercyhurst College; M.S., University of Indianapolis; Ph.D., Arizona State University

Bonnie Young Laing (2013) Assistant Professor, Social Work. B.A., Edinboro University of Pennsylvania; M.S.W., West Virginia University; Ph.D., Virginia Commonwealth University

Richard J. LaRosa. (2007) Assistant Professor, Business and Economics. B.S., MBA, Drexel University; Ph.D., Cleveland State University

Elizabeth Larsen. (2006) Associate Professor, Justice, Law and Society. B.A., University of Virginia; M.A., George Mason University; Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh

Shirley A. Lazorchak. (2001) Associate Professor, Business and Economics. B.S., West Virginia University; M.S., Robert Morris University; Ph.D., Ohio State University

Min Li. (2008) Assistant Professor, Chemistry and Physics. B.S., Hebei University of Science and Technology, China; M.S., Tianjin University, China; Ph.D., Drexel University

Nan Li. (2009) Associate Professor, Business and Economics. B.A., M.A., Zhongshan University, China; M.A., Ph.D., City University of New York

R. Scott Lloyd. (2002) Associate Professor, Art and Design. B.A., University of Pittsburgh; M.F.A., Pratt Institute; Ed.D., University of Pittsburgh

J. Kevin Lordon. (2003) Associate Professor, Secondary Education and Administrative Leadership. B.S., Edinboro University of Pennsylvania; M.Ed., Duquesne University; Ed.D., University of Pittsburgh

Ayanna Lyles. (2006) Associate Professor, Health Science. B.S., University of Connecticut; A.T.C., M.S., California University of Pennsylvania; Ph.D., Southern Illinois University, Carbondale

Vanessa MacKinnon. (2008) Assistant Professor, Exercise Science and Sport Studies. B.A., Yale University; M.A., McGill University; M.S., California University of Pennsylvania; Ph.D., Northcentral University

Sean Madden. (1989) Professor, History and Political Science. B.A., Xavier University; M.A., University of Notre Dame; D.A., Carnegie Mellon University

Jeffrey Magers. (2006) Associate Professor, Professional Studies. B.S., M.S., Eastern Kentucky University; Ed.D., Spalding University

Mario Majcen. (2009) Assistant Professor, Earth Sciences. B.S., University of Zagreb, Croatia; M.S., University of Utah; Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University

Elizabeth Mason. (1987) Professor, Psychology. B.S., M.Ed., Indiana University of Pennsylvania; Ph.D., Ball State University; N.C.S.P.; Pennsylvania and West Virginia Certified School Psychologist; Licensed Psychologist

John Massella. (2010) Assistant Professor, Student Services. B.A., Washington & Jefferson College; M.Ed., University of Pittsburgh; Ed.D., Duquesne University

Edmund L. Matecki. (2013) Assistant Professor, Business and Economics. B.A. University of Oklahoma; MBA, Grand Valley State University; Ph.D., Wayne State University

Marta S. McClintock-Comeaux. (2007) Assistant Professor, Justice, Law and Society. B.S., Bucknell University; M.S., University of Michigan School of Social Work; Ph.D., University of Maryland

Karen McCullough. (2006) Assistant Professor, English. B.A., Pennsylvania State University; M.A., Youngstown State University; Ph.D., Indiana University of Pennsylvania

Julia F. McGinnis. (2003) Associate Professor, Library Services. B.A., Wellesley College; M.I.L.S., University of Michigan; M.S., California University of Pennsylvania

Barry E. McGlumphy. (2002) Professor, Exercise Science and Sport Studies. B.S., Lock Haven University; M.S., University of Arizona; Ed.D., University of Pittsburgh

J. Drew McGukin. (1990) Associate Professor, Communication Studies. B.A., Freed Hardeman College; M.A., S.C.T., Murray State University; Ph.D., University of Nebraska-Lincoln

James T. McVey. (1966) Assistant Professor, English. B.A., Youngstown State University; M.A., University of Virginia

James R. Means, Jr. (1986) Associate Professor, Applied Engineering and Technology. B.S., West Virginia University; M.S., University of Pittsburgh

Sarah L. Meiss. (2007) Associate Professor, Biological and Environmental Sciences. B.S., Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania; Ph.D., Ohio University

William M. Meloy. (2004) Assistant Professor, Library Services. B.A., Lafayette College; M.L.S., Kent State University; M.A.T., University of Maine

Edward Mendola. (1989) Associate Professor, Business and Economics. M.S., Waynesburg College; M.S., Robert Morris College; C.P.A.

Linda Meyer. (2006) Professor, Exercise Science and Sport Studies. B.S., Lock Haven University; M.S., West Virginia University; Ed.D., Duquesne University

Michael Meyer. (2007) Assistant Professor, Health Science. B.S., Waynesburg College; M.S., Ohio University

John E. Michaels. (1999) Associate Professor, Professional Studies. B.S., MBA, American University; D.B.A., George Washington University

Richard Miecznikowski. (1990) Professor, Art and Design. B.S., Indiana University of Pennsylvania; M.F.A., State University of New York, College of Ceramics at Alfred University

Patricia Milford. (1989) Professor, Communication Studies. B.A., George Mason University; M.A., Eastern Michigan University; Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University

Laura Miller. (2006) Associate Professor, Exercise Science and Sport Studies. B.S., Pennsylvania State University-Behrend College; M.S., Ph.D., University of Southern Mississippi

Katherine J. Mitchem. (2005) Professor, Special Education. B.S., Manchester University; M.Ed., Drury University, Missouri; Ph.D., Utah State University

Dawn M. Moeller. (2004) Associate Professor, Student Services, Counseling Center. B.A., University of Virginia; M.S., Ph.D., Syracuse University

Suzan Mohney. (2007) Instructor, Art and Design. B.S., Indiana University of Pennsylvania; B.S., California University of Pennsylvania; M.S., Indiana University of Pennsylvania

Connie Monroe. (2006) Associate Professor, Secondary Education and Administrative Leadership. B.A., Case Western Reserve University; Postbaccalaureate Teaching Certification, University of Texas at San Antonio; M.A., Regis University; Ph.D., University of Dayton

Thomas R. Mueller. (1999) Professor, Earth Sciences. B.S., Towson State University; M.A., University of Connecticut; Ph.D., University of Illinois

Keat Murray. (2013) Assistant Professor, English. B.S., Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania; M.A., Millersville University of Pennsylvania; Ph.D., Lehigh University

John P. Nass. (1990) Professor, Justice, Law and Society. B.A., Michigan State University; M.A., Western Michigan University; Ph.D., Ohio State University

Charles P. Nemeth. (2003) Professor, Professional Studies. B.A., University of Delaware; M.S., Niagara University; M.A., Ph.D., Duquesne University; J.D., University of Baltimore; L.L.M., George Washington University

Diane H. Nettles. (1989) Professor, Childhood Education. B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of South Florida

Mary O'Connor. (2001) Professor, Nursing. B.S.N., Carlow University; M.S.N., Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh

Louise Nicholson (2009) Assistant Professor, Biological and Environmental Sciences. B.S., University of Glasgow (Scotland); Ph.D., University of Southampton (United Kingdom)

Christine Nora. (2008) Assistant Professor, English. B.M., M.A., Youngstown State University; Ph.D., Indiana University of Pennsylvania

Spencer Norman. (2011) Assistant Professor, Art and Design. B.A., University of Westminster; M.A., University of the Arts London, Central Saint Martins

George D. Novak. (1959) Associate Professor, Mathematics, Computer Science and Information Systems. B.S., California University of Pennsylvania; M.Litt., University of Pittsburgh

Mark L. Nowak. (1985) Professor, Applied Engineering and Technology. B.S., University of Wisconsin, Stout; M.S., Ed.D., Texas A&M University

Mary O’Connor. (2001) Professor, Nursing. B.S.N., Carlow University; M.S.N., Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh

William W. O’Donnell. (1995) Professor, Theatre and Dance. B.F.A., Pennsylvania State University; M.F.A., Wayne State University

Michele A. Pagen. (1998) Professor, Theatre and Dance. B.A., California University of Pennsylvania; M.A., Ph.D., Bowling Green State University

Suzanne M. Palko. (1984) Associate Professor, Nursing. B.S.N., Edinboro University of Pennsylvania; M.S.N., University of Pennsylvania; R.N.

Pratul C. Pathak. (1990) Professor, English. B.A., M.A., L.L.B., University of Delhi, India; M.A., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

John Patrick. (2002) Professor, Counselor Education. B.A., Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania; M.S., University of Scranton; D.Ed., Pennsylvania State University

Christine A. Patti. (2005) Professor, Secondary Education and Administrative Leadership. B.S., Duquesne University; M.Ed., Ed.D., University of Pittsburgh

Brian K. Paulson. (1989) Professor, Biological and Environmental Sciences. B.A., Gustavus Adolphus College; M.S., Michigan Technological University; Ph.D., University of Oklahoma

Mariana Pensa. (2004) Assistant Professor, Modern Languages and Cultures. B.A., University of Buenos Aires, Argentina; M.A., Ph.D., Carleton University, Canada

Michael Perrotti. (2013) Assistant Professor, Secondary Education and Administrative Leadership. B.A., Mansfield University of Pennsylvania; M.A., Wilkes University; Ph.D., Marywood University

Gwendolyn D. Perry-Burney. (2001) Professor, Social Work. B.S.W., M.S.W., Temple University; M.S., California University of Pennsylvania; Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh

Cynthia Persinger. (2010) Associate Professor, Art and Design. B.A., M.A., Kent State University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh

Christine A. Peterson. (2002) Associate Professor, Childhood Education. B.S., Edinboro University of Pennsylvania; M.S., Johns Hopkins University; Ed.D., West Virginia University

Linda Pina. (2007) Associate Professor, Nursing. B.S.N., M.S.N., Indiana University of Pennsylvania; Ph.D., Kennedy-Western University

Harrison P. Pinckney, IV. (2009) Assistant Professor, Earth Sciences. B.S., M.S., University of Florida; Ph.D., Texas A&M University

Todd Pinkham. (2004) Associate Professor, Art and Design. B.F.A., Indiana University of Pennsylvania; M.F.A., Rochester Institute of Technology

Joel Press. (2006) Associate Professor, Philosophy. B.A., Arizona State University/Northern Arizona University; M.A., Arizona State University; Ph.D., University of Arizona

Loring A. Prest. (1998) Professor, Library Services. A.A., Brevard Community College; B.R.E., Baptist Bible College of Pennsylvania; Th.M., Grace Theological Seminary; M.S. (L.I.S.), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Matthew J. Price. (2005) Associate Professor, Chemistry and Physics. B.S., Adams State College; Ph.D., University of Utah

Samantha J. Procaccini. (2013) Assistant Professor, Communication Disorders. B.S., University of Rhode Island; M.S., Columbia University; SLP.D, University of Pittsburgh

Aleksandra Prokic. (2002) Assistant Professor, Applied Engineering and Technology. B.S., Belgrade University, Yugoslavia; M.A., School of Visual Arts, New York

Anthony S. Pyzdrowski. (1990) Professor, Mathematics, Computer Science and Information Systems. A.S., Pennsylvania State University; B.S., M.S., Ph.D., West Virginia University

Mary Randall. (2005) Assistant Professor, Modern Languages and Cultures. B.A., Montana State University; M.A., University of Montana; Ph.D., University of Colorado-Boulder

James Record. (2013) Assistant Professor, Justice, Law and Society. B.A., Stonehill College; J.D., Thomas Cooley School of Law; L.L.M., SUNY Buffalo Law School

Rebecca A. Regeth. (2001) Professor, Psychology. B.A., M.S., Western Washington University; Ph.D., University of New Hampshire

Benjamin Reuter. (2004) Associate Professor, Exercise Science and Sport Studies. B.S., Gettysburg College; M.S., Old Dominion University; C.S.C.S., *D., A.T.C., Ph.D., Auburn University

Margarita Ribar. (1986) Associate Professor, Modern Languages and Cultures. B.S., Universidad Pedagógica, Bogotá, Colombia; M.S., Duquesne University

Clyde A. Roberts. (1992) Professor, Business and Economics. B.S., MBA, Marshall University; D.D.A., University of Kentucky

Anthony Rodi. (2010) Assistant Professor, Mathematics, Computer Science and Information Systems. A.S., Penn Technical Electronics Institute; B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Robert Morris University

Christine Romani-Ruby. (2002) Associate Professor, Exercise Science and Sport Studies. B.S., Indiana University of Pennsylvania; A.T.C., M.P.T., Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania

Carrie R. Rosengart. (2005) Associate Professor, Psychology. B.S., Tufts University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Georgia

Monica L. Ruane Rogers. (2011) Assistant Professor, Library Services. B.A., University of Maryland, Baltimore County; M.L.I.S., University of Pittsburgh

Susan Morris-Rutledge (2011) Assistant Professor, Secondary Education and Administrative Leadership. B.A., M.A., University of South Dakota; Ph.D., University of Mississippi

Susan D. Ryan. (2002) Professor, Earth Sciences. B.A., University of Western Ontario; M.A., Bournemouth University, England; Ph.D., University of Calgary

Ghassan A. Salim. (2001) Assistant Professor, Applied Engineering and Technology. B.S., Wright State University; M.S., West Virginia University

Mary Ann Salotti. (1994) Professor, Licensed Psychologist, Student Services, Counseling Center. B.A., University of Pittsburgh; M.Ed., Duquesne University; Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh

Jeffrey L. Samide (2005) Associate Professor, Counselor Education. B.A., Saint Vincent College; M.Ed., Ed.D., Indiana University of Pennsylvania

Joseph G. Schickel. (1988) Assistant Professor, Applied Engineering and Technology. B.S., California University of Pennsylvania; M.Ed., Clemson University

Dana Schneider. (2013) Assistant Professor, Psychology. A.S., Community College of Allegheny County; B.A. California University of Pennsylvania; M.S.Ed., Ph.D., Duquesne University; Nationally Certified School Psychologist; Pennsylvania Certified School Psychologist

Lisa M. Schwerdt. (1990) Professor, English. B.S., B.A., Florida International University; M.A., Ph.D., Purdue University

Joseph Schwerha. (2005) Associate Professor, Business and Economics. B.S., Carnegie Mellon University; J.D., University of Pittsburgh

Cerenna S. Sealy. (2001) Assistant Professor, Academic Development Services. B.S., California University of Pennsylvania; M.A., West Virginia University

Gary Seelye. (2003) Assistant Professor, Academic Development Services. B.S., M.A., Indiana University of Pennsylvania

Mary Seman. (1998) Professor, Special Education. B.S., California University of Pennsylvania; M.Ed., University of Vermont; Ed.D., West Virginia University

Louise E. Serafin. (1991) Professor, Business and Economics. B.S., California University of Pennsylvania; E.M.B.A., Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh

Ali Sezer. (2006) Associate Professor, Chemistry and Physics. B.S., Yildiz University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Nancy J. Shaffer. (2004) Associate Professor, Philosophy. B.A., Wheaton College; M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., Yale University

Charles M. Sharer. (2009) Assistant Professor, Music. B.S.Ed., Western Kentucky University; M.M., D.M.A., Northwestern University

Debra A. Shelapinsky. (1986) Associate Professor, Nursing. B.S.N., University of Akron; M.S.N., University of Pittsburgh; C.R.N.P.

Paul Sible. (2002) Assistant Professor, Mathematics, Computer Science and Information Systems. B.S., California University of Pennsylvania; M.S., West Virginia University

Ryan L. Sittler. (2007) Assistant Professor, Library Services. B.S.Ed., Kutztown University of Pennsylvania; M.S.L.S., Clarion University of Pennsylvania

Robert Skwarecki. (2000) Associate Professor, Communication Disorders. B.S., Duquesne University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh

Michael D. Slaven. (1995) Professor, History and Political Science. B.A., M.A., Ph.D., West Virginia University

Michael J. Slavin. (1989) Professor, Theatre and Dance. B.S., California University of Pennsylvania; M.A., West Virginia University; Ph.D., Bowling Green State University

Rosalie Smiley. (1999) Professor, Social Work. B.S.W., M.S.W., M.P.H., Ph.D, University of Pittsburgh

Craig Smith. (2008) Associate Professor, History and Political Science. B.A., University of Arizona; M.A., Ph.D., University of Missouri-Kansas City

Cara Snyder. (2007) Instructor, Art and Design. B.S., Washington and Lee University; M.A., Tufts University; M.A., West Virginia University

Melissa Sovak. (2010) Assistant Professor, Mathematics, Computer Science and Information Systems. B.S., Carlow College; M.S., Duquesne University; Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh

Gregory A. Spicer. (1998) Associate Professor, Communication Studies. B.S., Clarion University of Pennsylvania; M.S., Southern Illinois University; Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh

Jeffrey S. Sumey. (1990) Associate Professor, Applied Engineering and Technology. B.S., California University of Pennsylvania; M.S., West Virginia University

Emily M. Sweitzer. (2001) Professor, Justice, Law and Society. B.A., M.S., California University of Pennsylvania; Ed.D., West Virginia University; Nationally Certified School Psychologist; Certified Forensic Science and Law, Duquesne University; Certified K-12 Administrator, West Virginia

Robert G. Taylor. (2001) Associate Professor, Exercise Science and Sport Studies. B.S., San Diego State University; M.Ed., Frostburg State University; Ph.D., University of Southern Mississippi

Mark C. Tebbitt. (2007) Associate Professor, Biological and Environmental Sciences. B.S., University of Wales, M.S., University of Reading, England; Ph.D., University of Glasgow, Scotland

Norma Thomas. (2007) Associate Professor, Social Work. B.A., Pennsylvania State University; M.S.W., Temple University; D.S.W., University of Pennsylvania

John M. Thompson. (1987) Professor, Applied Engineering and Technology. B.S., M.S., Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh

Taunya M. Tinsley. (2007) Associate Professor, Counselor Education. B.A., Augsburg College; M.A., University of Iowa; Ph.D., Duquesne University

Christina Toras. (2010) Assistant Professor, Professional Studies. B.A., Youngstown State University; J.D., Capital University Law School; M.A., East Carolina University

Michelle Early Torregano. (2014) Assistant Professor, Childhood Education. B.A., M.A., Xavier University of Louisiana; Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University

Linda Toth. (2000) Associate Professor, Psychology. B.S., California University of Pennsylvania; M.S., Duquesne University; Ed.D., West Virginia University; Pennsylvania Licensed Psychologist

Laura Ann Tuennerman. (2000) Professor, History and Political Science. B.A., The College of Wooster; M.A., University of Delaware; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Pamela C. Twiss. (1999) Professor, Social Work. B.A., Point Park College; M.S.W., Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh

Susan G. Urbine. (1990) Assistant Professor, Applied Engineering and Technology. B.S., California University of Pennsylvania; M.Ed., Clemson University

Kimberly Vanderlaan. (2013) Assistant Professor, English. B.A., Colgate University; M.A. State University of New York; Ph.D., University of Delaware

Jaroslav V. Vaverka. (1990) Professor, Applied Engineering and Technology. B.S., Dux School of Mines, Czech Republic; MBA, Baldwin-Wallace College; M.S., Columbia Pacific University; D.I.T., University of Northern Iowa

Ronald Wagner. (2005) Associate Professor, Exercise Science and Sport Studies. B.S., Southeast Missouri State University; M.S., Eastern Kentucky University; M.S., Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania; Ph.D., University of Arkansas, Fayetteville

Jacqueline Walsh. (1998) Professor, Counselor Education. B.S., M.S., California University of Pennsylvania; Ph.D., Kent State University

Julie Warnick. (2010) Assistant Professor, Justice, Law and Society. B.S., West Virginia University; J.D., Colley School of Law

Carolyn Wass. (2001) Instructor, Social Work. B.S., M.S., California University of Pennsylvania; M.S.W., West Virginia University; Ph.D., Warren National University

Carole A. Waterhouse. (1986) Professor, English. B.A., M.F.A., University of Pittsburgh; Ph.D., Ohio University

Jamie Weary. (2006) Assistant Professor, Health Science. B.S., Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania; A.T.C., D.P.T., Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania

Ellen West. (2005) Associate Professor, Exercise Science and Sport Studies. B.S., California University of Pennsylvania; A.T.C., M.S., Ed.D. West Virginia University

Thomas F. West. (2004) Professor, Health Science. M.S., West Virginia University; B.S., A.T.C., Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University

Robert Whyte. (2005) Professor, Biological and Environmental Sciences. B.S., Michigan State University; M.En.S., Miami University, Institute of Environmental Science, Oxford, Ohio; Ph.D., Miami University, Department of Botany, Oxford, Ohio

Thomas Dean Wickham. (2000) Professor, Earth Sciences. B.S., Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania; M.S., West Virginia University; Ph.D, Pennsylvania State University

Jennifer N. Wilburn. (2013) Assistant Professor, Applied Engineering and Technology. B.S., M.S., Ph.D., West Virginia University

Paul D. Williams. (1986) Professor, Mathematics, Computer Science and Information Systems. B.S., California University of Pennsylvania; M.S., Clarkson University; Ed.D., University of Pittsburgh

Margo Wilson. (2002) Associate Professor, English. B.A., University of Wisconsin; M.A., University of California, Los Angeles; Multiple Subjects Credential, University of California, Riverside; M.F.A., Goddard College

Brian D. Wood. (2005) Associate Professor, Exercise Science and Sport Studies. B.S., University of Wisconsin-LaCrosse; M.S., Minnesota State University, Mankato; Ph.D., University of New Mexico

Kimberly A. Woznack. (2004) Associate Professor, Chemistry and Physics. B.S., Hartwick College; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison

Clover Wright. (2009) Assistant Professor, Childhood Education. B.A., Antioch College; M.A., Ph.D., West Virginia University

Peter H. Wright. (2000) Professor, Applied Engineering and Technology. B.A., Yale University; M.A., Ed.D., West Virginia University

Roy Yarbrough. (1999) Professor, Exercise Science and Sport Studies. B.S., Greenville College; M.S., Eastern Illinois University; Ed.D., University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Kausar Yasmin. (2002) Associate Professor, Chemistry and Physics. M.S., Ph.D., New Mexico State University

George Yochum. (1988) Associate Professor, Communication Studies. B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh

Joseph Zisk. (2000) Professor, Secondary Education and Administrative Leadership. B.S., M.Ed., California University of Pennsylvania; M.S., Drexel University; Ed.D., Temple University

Edwin Zuchelkowski. (1985) Professor, Biological and Environmental Sciences. B.S., California University of Pennsylvania; Ph.D., West Virginia University