Jun 16, 2024  
2023-2024 Shepherd University Catalog 
2023-2024 Shepherd University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]



Adams, Karen, Associate Professor of Mathematics. A.E., Vermont Technical College, 1981; B.S., Shepherd University, 1991; M.S., McDaniel College, 1998; M.A., Morgan State University, 2007; Ed.D., Shenandoah University, 2004. (2013)

Adams, Kurtis, Associate Professor of Music and Director, School of Music. B.M.E., Tennessee Technological University, 2001; M.M., 2003, D.M.A., 2008, University of Colorado, Boulder. (2010)

Akopian, Marat, Assistant Professor of Political Science. B.A., Tbilisi State University, 1989; M.A., Tbilisi State Pedagogical Institute of Foreign Languages, 1991; M.A., Central European University, 1994; Ph.D., Rutgers University, 2006; (2018).

Albright, Haley, Assistant Professor of Chemistry. B.S., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2014; Ph.D., University of Michigan-Ann Arbor, 2019. (2021)

Alexander, Keith, Associate Professor of History and Director of Archives, Robert C. Byrd Center for Congressional History and Education. B.A., Penn State University, 1992; M.A., 1996, Ph.D., 2003, University of Maryland, College Park. (2006)

Allen, Jason, Assistant Professor of Education and Director, Teaching and Learning. B.A., Shepherd College, 1998; M.A., West Virginia University, 2002; Ed.D., West Virginia University, 2009. (2019)

Anthony, Robert, Associate Professor of Sociology. B.A., Bowling Green State University, 1998; M.A., University of Toledo, 2002; Ph.D., Ohio State University, 2009. (2013)

Bankhurst, Benjamin, Associate Professor of History. B.A., University of New Mexico, 2003; M.A., 2005, Ph.D., 2011, King’s College London. (2015)

Barger, Jennifer, Assistant Professor of Nursing. A.D.N., Virginia Western Community College, 2000; B.S.N., Jefferson College of Health Sciences, 2003; M.S.N., Old Dominion University, 2008; Ph.D., Capella Unversity, 2023. (2023)

Barnett, Andro, Professor in Recreation and Leisure Studies and M.B.A. Sport Management Coordinator. B.S., Jackson State University, 1990; M.S., Mississippi State University, 1991; Ph.D., Temple University, 2005. (1999)

Beck, Joshua, Assistant Professor of Business Administration. B.A., University of Pittsburgh, 2015; M.B.A., Saint Francis University, 2017; Ph.D., Robert Morris University, 2020. (2023)

Bender, Angela, Lecturer, Social Work.  B.S.W., Shepherd University, 1999. (2020)

Berenschot, Denis, Associate Professor of Spanish. B.A., University of Arkansas, Little Rock, 1988; M.A., Syracuse University, 1990; M.A., American University, 1992; Ph.D., University of Maryland, College Park, 1999. (2004)

Best, Jason, Professor of Astronomy and Astrophysics and Assistant Provost for Institutional Effectiveness and Academic Strategic Partnerships. B.S., Indiana University, 1992; Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University, 1997. (1997)

Biglari, Vahid, Assistant Professor of Accounting. Bachelor of Accounting, IKIU, Iran, 2004; Master of Accounting, Tarbiat Modares University, Iran, 2007; Ph.D., University of Malaya, Malaysia, 2014. (2022)

Boggess, Evan, Lecturer of Art and Director of the Gallery. B.F.A., Marywood University, 2007; M.F.A., Maryland Institute College of Art, 2007. (2019)

Brasher, Sally M., Professor of History. B.A., University of Colorado, 1983; M.A., Minnesota State University, 1994; Ph.D., Catholic University of America, 2001. (2004)

Broomall, James, Associate Professor of History and Director, George Tyler Moore Center for the Study of the Civil War. B.A., University of Delaware, 2000; M.A., University of North Carolina, Greensboro, 2006; Ph.D., University of Florida, 2011. (2015)

Burke, Dawne, Professor of Education. B.A., Shepherd College, 1995; M.A., West Virginia University, 1998; Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 2004. (2004)

Campany, Courtney, Associate Professor of Biology. B.S., North Carolina State University, 2002; M.S., Appalachian State University, 2006; Ph.D., Western Sydney University, 2016. (2019)

Cantrell, Mark, Associate Professor of English and Director of Honors Program. B.F.A., 1993; A.B., 1996, University of Georgia; M.A., 1998, Ph.D., 2005, University of Wisconsin-Madison. (2009)

Christmas, Ally, Assistant Professor of Art.  B.A., University of Virginia, 2013; M.F.A., University of Georgia, 2018. (2020)

Cline, Craig, Associate Professor of Social Work and Director of Social Work Program. B.S.W., Brigham Young University, 2004; M.S.W., West Virginia University, 2007; Ph.D., Catholic University of America, 2020. (2016)

Cole, Jacquelyn, Associate Professor of Chemistry and Chair, Department of Chemistry. B.S., Bethany College, 2004; Ph.D., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 2008. (2012)

Cole, Tauna, Professor of Education. R.B.A., 1990, M.A., 1990, 1996, 1998, Ed.D., 1998, West Virginia University. (2006)

Coltrin, Chris, Associate Professor of Art History. B.A., 2003, M.A., 2005, Brigham Young University; Ph.D., University of Michigan, 2011. (2011)

Comer, Brooke, Assistant Professor of Environmental Science. B.S., The College of William and Mary, 2006; Ph.D., Michigan State University, 2020. (2022)

Conley, Ruth, Associate Professor of Biology. B.S., Miami University (Ohio) 1985; Ph.D., Wesleyan University, 1992. (2002)

Cooper, Michelle, Assistant Professor of Nursing. B.S.N., Saint Louis University School of Nursing, 1995; M.S.N., Saint Louis University School of Nursing, 1998. (2023)

Cosper, James, Visiting Assistant Professor of Graphic Design. B.A., Baldwin-Wallace College, 2000; B.F.A., University of Minnesota, 2011; M.F.A., University of Minnesota, 2014. (2022)

Daily, Larry Z., Professor of Psychology. B.S., 1989, M.A., 1993, Ph.D., 1998, George Mason University. (2000)

Dartt, Kay, Clinical Assistant Professor of Art. M.S, Binghamton University, State University of New York, 2011; M.F.A, Alfred University, 2015. (2017)

DeWitt, Amy, Professor of Sociology and Assistant Dean, Academic Student Enrichment. B.A., Oklahoma State University, 1989; M.Ed. University of Virginia, 1995; Ph.D., University of North Texas, 2005. (2008)

Dobish, Heidi B., Associate Professor of Psychology. B.S., Northeastern University, 1994; M.S., 1999, Ph.D., 2004, Tufts University. (2005)

Dolan, Andrew, Assistant Professor of Art, Graphic Design. B.S., University of Maryland, College Park, 1985; M.F.A., University of Baltimore, 2016. (2021)

Donaldson, Rhonda, Lecturer/Associate Librarian-Electronic Resources/Collection Development Librarian. R.B.A., West Virginia University, 1996; M.L.I.S., University of Pittsburgh, 2006.  (2012)

Donovan, Laureen, Assistant Professor of Nursing. B.S.N, Our Lady of Elms College, 1986; M.S.N., Saint Joseph’s College, 2005; Ph.D., Capella University, 2015. (2020).

Dovel, James, Assistant Professor of Business Administration. B.S., Oregon Institute of Technology, 1990; M.B.A., Portland State University, 1993; D.B.A., Wilmington University, 2018. (2019)



Ellzey, Mary Elizabeth, Professor of English and Chair, Department of English and Modern Languages and Co-Director, Gender and Women’s Studies. B.A., Carnegie-Mellon University, 1969; M.A., University of Pittsburgh, 1971; Ph.D., Catholic University of America, 1988. (1989)

Evanisko, Sonya E., Professor of Art and Coordinator of Painting Program. B.F.A., Indiana University of Pennsylvania, 1989; M.F.A., Indiana State University, 1992. (1993)

Fetty, Angela, Associate Professor of Nursing Education. B.S.N., Mountain State University, 2010; M.S.N., University of South Alabama, 2013; D.N.P., University of South Alabama, 2014. (2017)

Garzón Hampton, Amy, Assistant Professor of Social Work. B.S., Fairmont State University, 1997; M.S.W., University of Maryland, Baltimore, 2003. (2020)

Ghahremani, Mohammadreza, Associate Professor of Computer Engineering. B.S., Azad University (Iran), 1998; M.S., Sharif University of Technology (Iran), 2000; Ph.D., George Washington University, 2013. (2015)

Gocmen, Tuncer, Professor of Economics. B.A., Ankara University, 1994; M.A., Ohio University, 1998; Ph.D., West Virginia University, 2005. (2004)

Goolsby, Carol, Clinical Assistant Professor of Business Administration. A.A., Penn State, 1984; B.S., Shippensburg University, 1992; M.B.A., Shenandoah University, 2014. (2019)

Gordon, David B., Professor of History. B.A., Indiana University, 1989; Ph.D., University of Hawaii, 1997. (2000)

Graham, Jessica, Assistant Professor of Recreation, Sport, and Exercise Science and Human Performance Director. B.S., Shepherd University, 2002; M.S., Mountain State University, 2004; Ed.D. Northcentral University, 2022. (2014)

Green, Karen, Associate Professor of Social Work and Chair, Department of Social Work. B.S., Cornell University, 1993; M.S.S.W., Columbia University, 1995. (2000)

Greene, Samuel, Associate Professor of Political Science and Chair, Department of Political Science, Global Studies, and Geography and Director of Study Abroad. B.A., George Fox University, 2005; M.Phil., University of Cambridge, 2006; Ph.D., Catholic University of America, 2012. (2018)

Grives, Steven, Assistant Professor, Choral Director. B.A. Bowdoin College, 1991; M.M., University of Maine, 1994; D.M.A., University of Colorado, 2000. (2022)

Groff, Jeffrey, Professor of Physics and Chair, Department of Environmental and Physical Sciences. B.A., McDaniel College, 2001; M.S., 2005, Ph.D., 2008, College of William and Mary. (2009)

Guirguis, Max, Professor of Political Science. B.S., Jersey City State College, 1992; M.S., Long Island University, 1994; Ph.D., Auburn University, 2001. (2004)

Guzide, Osman, Professor of Computer and Information Sciences and Chair, Department of Computer Sciences, Mathematics, and Engineering. B.S., 1989, M.S., 1989, Hacettepe University; Ph.D., Lehigh University, 2000. (2004)

 Hall, Melissa, Associate Professor of Recreation Studies. A.A.S., Community College of Baltimore County, 2004; B.S., 2004, M.S., 2007, Frostburg State University. (2015)

Hancock, Mary, Professor of Nursing. B.S., Virginia Commonwealth University/Medical College of Virginia, 1987; M.S., 2007, Ph.D., 2015, University of Phoenix. (2013)

Hanrahan, Heidi, Professor of English and Assistant Dean, Interdisciplinary and Integrative Studies. B.A., Roanoke College, 1999; M.A., 2001, Ph.D., 2005, University of North Carolina at Greensboro. (2007)

Hardie, Sara E. Reynolds, Assistant Professor of Biology. B.S., University of Maryland, College Park, 2010; Ph.D., University of Maryland, College Park, 2016. (2021)

Hargrove, Dori, Associate Professor of Education and Director, School of Education. B.S., Missouri State University, 1986; M.Ed., Marymount University, 2004; M.Ed., 2010, Ph.D., 2015, George Mason University. (2015)

Hassler, Kyle, Lecturer of Chemistry. B.S., 1980, M.S., 1986, University of Delaware; Ph.D., University of North Carolina, Greensboro, 1989. (2013)

Hendrickson, Sher, Professor of Biology. B.S., 1994, M.S., 1995, University of Wisconsin-Parkside; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin, 2003. (2012)

Hippensteel, Scott, Associate Professor of Music/Director of Bands. B.M., Indiana University Bloomington, 1990; M.A., 1998, D.A., 2011, Ball State University. (2011)

Holtslag, Arend (Aart), Associate Professor of Political Science and Director, Global Studies. Doctoraal, Katholieke Universiteit Nijmegen, 1989; Diplome, International Institute of Human Rights, 1992; Ph.D., Florida International University, 2004. (2012)

Hovatter, Rhonda, Associate Professor of Physical Education and Fitness for Life Coordinator. B.S., Ashland University, 1994; M.S., Ohio University, 1996; Ed.D., Ashland University, 2009. (2012)

Howard-Bostic, Chiquita, Professor of Sociology and Chair, Department of Sociology, Criminology, and Criminal Justice. B.A., 1999, M.U.P., 2001, State University of New York at Buffalo; Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 2011. (2013)

Hoy, Kyle, Assistant Professor of Economics. B.A., Lebanon Valley College, 2012; Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University, 2017. (2017)

Hulse, Charles A., Professor of Anthropology. B.A., Illinois State University, 1974; M.A., 1977, M.S., 1982, Ph.D., 1981, Michigan State University. (1982)


Johnson, LeAnn, Associate Professor of Education and M.A.T. Program Coordinator. B.S., Utah State University, 1983; M.Ed., 1987, Ph.D., 1993, University of Maryland, College Park. (2012)

Johnston, Brenda, Assistant Professor of Nursing and Psychiatric Concentration Doctor of Nursing Practice Coordinator. A.S.N., 1985, B.S.N., 2005, Shenandoah University; D.N.P., George Mason University, 2014. (2020)

Kendig, Stacey M., Professor of Recreational Studies, and Director, School of Recreation, Sport, and Exercise Science. B.S., 1983; M.S., 1999, Frostburg State University; Ph.D., West Virginia University, 2013. (2006)

Krantz, Rachel, Associate Professor of French. B.A., Grinnell College, 1988; M.A., University of Munich, Germany, 1993; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2001. (2004)

Kushin, Matthew, Professor of Communication. B.S., Virginia Polytechnic Institute, 2004; M.A., University of Miami, 2006; Ph.D., Washington State University, 2010. (2012)

Larson, Monica, Professor of Communication. B.F.A., Syracuse University, 1985. (2006)

Levitan, Lindsey, Associate Professor of Psychology. B.S., Carnegie Mellon University, 2001; M.A., 2004, Ph.D., 2007, University of Chicago. (2013)

Liao, Yu-Hsuan, Associate Professor of Music. B.F.A., Tung-Hai University, 1999; M.M., University of Texas, 2002; D.M.A., University of Texas, 2007. (2011)

Liao, Weidong, Professor of Computer and Information Sciences. B.E., 1991, M.E., 1994, Northeastern University, China; M.S., 1999, Ph.D., 2003, Kent State University. (2004)

Lovelace, Christopher, Associate Professor of Psychology and Chair, Department of Psychology. B.A., Wake Forest University, 1990; M.A., 1993, Ph.D., 2000, American University. (2011)


Mandzik, Amanda, Assistant Professor of Economics. B.S., Shepherd University, 2008; M.A., 2012, Ph.D., 2014, West Virginia University. (2018)

Martz, William Benjamin, Professor of Business Administration; Dean, College of Business; and Chair, Department of Business Administration. B.B.A., College of William and Mary, 1981; M.S., 1985, Ph.D., 1989, University of Arizona, Tucson. (2016)

McClelland Methvin, Caitlin, Assistant Professor of Spanish. B.A., Elon University, 2009; M.A.Ed., Wake Forest University, 2010; Ph.D., Indiana University Bloomington, 2021. (2023)

McKahan, Jason, Professor of Communication and Chair, Department of Communication. A.A., Manatee Community College, 1994; B.A., 1996, M.A., 2003, Florida State University. (2007)

Menke, Jay, Visiting Assistant Professor of Biology. B.A., Virginia Wesleyan College, 1984; M.S., East Carolina University, 1992. (2011)

Merz, Joseph R., Associate Professor of Psychology. B.A., University of Arizona, 1968; M.A., 1979, Ph.D., 1981, United States International University. (1986)

Messenger, Carrie, Professor of English. B.A., Yale University, 1994; M.F.A., University of Iowa, 2000; Ph.D., University of Illinois at Chicago, 2010. (2010)

Miller, Jason, Associate Professor of Computer Information Science. B.S., New York University, 1984; M.S., University of Pennsylvania, 2000. (2017)

Mills, Donald, Assistant Professor of Mathematics and Data Analytics and Graduate Coordinator of M.S. DAIS. B.S., Bob Jones University, 1993; M.S., 1995, and Ph.D., 1999, Clemson University. (2014)

Mirdamadi, Reza, Associate Professor of Engineering. B.S., Youngstown State University, 1980; M.S., 1982, M.A., 1985, Pennsylvania State University. (1988)

Mitchell, Belinda B., Associate Professor of Education and M.A. C&I Program Coordinator. B.S., 1996, M.S., 2006, Radford University; Ph.D., University of Kansas, Lawrence, 2011. (2011)   

Modler, David, Professor of Art and Chair, Department of Contemporary Art and Theater. B.S., 1990, M.Ed., 1996, Towson State University; M.F.A., James Madison University, 2009. (2012)

Monahan, Robert, Lecturer of Mathematics. B.A., Shepherd University, 2015; Ph.D., University of Florida, 2021. (2021)

Murphy, Sytil, Associate Professor of Physics. B.A., Monmouth College, 1999; M.S., 2001, Ph.D., 2008, Montana State University. (2011)

Musselman, Zachary, Associate Professor of Environmental Science. B.S., Bloomsburg University, 1999; M.S. Texas Christian University, 2001; Ph.D., University of Kentucky, 2006. (2022)

Nelles, Françoise, Lecturer/Coordinator of Mathematics. B.A., Boston University, 1983; M.A., 1984, Ph.D., 1992, Johns Hopkins University. (2004)

Nichols, Tracy, Assistant Professor of Education. B.A., Illinois State University, 1995; M.Ed., University of Phoenix, 2009; Ph.D., Grand Canyon University, 2021. (2022)

Nixon, Timothy, Professor of English. B.A., Belmont University, 1987; M.A., College of William and Mary, 1992; Ph.D., George Washington University, 2005. (2006)

Nolan, Colleen J., Professor of Biology. B.S., Washington State University, 1982; M.S., University of Idaho, 1984; Ph.D., Texas A&M University, 1987. (2009)


Pate, James III, Associate Professor of English. B.S., 1996, M.A., 1998, University of Memphis; M.F.A., University of Iowa, 2000; Ph.D., University of Illinois at Chicago, 2009. (2015)

Place, Greg, Professor of Recreation and Leisure. B.A., Spring Arbor College, 1984; M.S., Central Michigan University, 1997; Ph.D., Indiana University, 2000. (2011)

Pourabedin, Zahra, Assistant Professor of Business Administration. Master of Management, Azad University, Iran, 2009; Ph.D., University Technologi Malaysia, 2014. (2022)

Ray, George, Assistant Professor of Business Administration and Interim M.B.A. Program Coordinator. B.S., University of Maryland, 1982; M.S., West Virginia University, 2006; D.M., Swiss Management Center, 2013. (2018).

Reid, Kathleen A., Professor of Economics; Associate Dean, College of Business; and Chair, Department of Economics and Finance. B.A., State University of New York at Plattsburgh, 1978; Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University, 1986. (1983)

Richardson, Robert, Assistant Professor of Business Administration. B.S., Fairmont State College, 1983; M.S., West Virginia University; J.D., University of Virginia School of Law, 1993; LL.M., Georgetown University Law Center, 1999. (2022)

Riffe-Snyder, Kelli, Assistant Professor of Nursing. A.S.N., Bluefield State College, 1985; B.S.N., West Virginia University, 1989; M.S.N., West Virginia University, 1999; Ph.D., University of Arizona, 2017. (2019)

Robertson, Laura, Associate Professor of Biology. B.S., 1991, M.S., 1994, University of Georgia; Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2000. (2013)

Rumbley, Erica, Clinical Faculty of Musicology and Collaborative Piano. B.S., Olivet Nazarene University, 2006; Master of Musicology, University of Kentucky, 2008, M.M., University of Kentucky, 2013; Ph.D., University of Kentucky, 2014. (2022)

saine, kb, Associate Professor of Theater. B.A., West Virginia Wesleyan College, 1998; M.F.A. Virginia Commonwealth University, 2002. (2019)

Sandy, Julia, Associate Professor of History and Chair, Department of History. B.S., 1990, M.A., 1992, University of Virginia; Ph.D., University of Massachusetts, Amherst, 2006. (2009)

Santana, Brian, Assistant Professor of English-Writing and Rhetoric. B.A., University of North Carolina at Ashville, 2003; M.A., North Carolina State University, 2005; Ph.D.,

Shorr-Parks, Sadie, English Lecturer. B.A., Syracuse University, 2011; M.F.A., West Virginia University, 2015. (2022)

Showen, Austin, Assistant Professor of Music. B.M.E., Shepherd University, 2011; M.M., Capital University, 2015; Ph.D., Arizona State University, 2020. (2020)

Shurbutt, Sylvia Bailey, Professor of English and Coordinator, Appalachian Studies Program. B.A., West Georgia College, 1965; M.A., Georgia Southern College, 1974; Ph.D., University of Georgia, 1982. (1987)

Sipe, Conor, Assistant Professor of Biology. B.S., 2000, and M.A., 2003, College of William and Mary; Ph.D., University of Virginia, 2013. (2019)

Slocum-Schaffer, Stephanie, Professor of Political Science and Co-Director, Gender and Women’s Studies. B.A., Bucknell University, 1989; Ph.D., American University, 1996. (2002)

Steffen, John, Associate Professor of Biology. B.S., Ohio University, 1989; M.S., Western Washington University, 2001; Ph.D., Auburn University, 2007. (2017)

Stout Joshua, Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice. B.A., University of Denver, 2014; M.A., University of Delaware, 2018; Ph.D., University of Delaware, 2022. (2022)

Stevens, Richard A., Associate Provost for Faculty Affairs; and Professor of Psychology. B.A., College of William and Mary, 1989; M.S., Iowa State University, 1991; Ph.D., University of Maryland, 2000. (2008)

Stevens, Valerie, Lecturer of English. B.A., King University, 2009; M.A., James Madison University, 2013. (2019)

Swanson, Stefan, Assistant Professor of Music Theory, Composition, and Technology. Bachelor of Music, Rowan University, 2004; M.A., New York University, 2008; Ph.D., Rutgers University, 2017. (2022)

Szarka, Robert, Assistant Professor of Economics. B.A., Eastern Connecticut State University, 1990; M.A., University of Connecticut, 2010; Ph.D., University of Connecticut, 2017. (2023)

Terry, John, Assistant Professor of Theater. A.A.A., Great Basin College, 1999; B.F.A., University of Utah, 2012; M.F.A., University of Georgia, 2018. (2023)

TeVault, Elizabeth, Lecturer of English. B.A., University of South Carolina, 2012; M.A., American University, 2014. (2023)

Tracy, Julia, Assistant Professor of Physical Education. B.S., Longwood College, 1997; M.S., 2001; Ed.D., West Virginia University, 2015. (2019)

Tudor, Robert W., Interim Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs. B.M., Stetson University, 1996; M.M., University of Miami, Coral Gables, 1998; D.M.A., University of Maryland, College Park, 2003. (2012)

Tuttle, James II, Associate Professor of Education. B.A., James Madison University, 1982; M.A., James Madison University, 1984; Ph.D., University of Virginia, 2001. (2003)

Umstead, Devon, Lecturer of Chemistry. B.S., University of North Carolina at Wilmington, 2015; B.S. Shepherd University, 2018; M.S., University of Georgia, 2022. (2023)

Unger, Damien, Assistant Professor of Nursing. B.A., Shepherd University, 2007; M.S., Purdue University Global, 2019. (2023)

Vance, Cynthia, Associate Professor of Accounting and Chair, Department of Accounting. B.S., Shepherd College, 1988; M.B.A., Shenandoah University, 1995; Ph.D., Northcentral University, 2017; Certified Public Accountant. (2011)

Vila, Peter B., Associate Professor of Environmental and Physical Sciences and Director, Veterans to Agriculture Program. B.A., Wittenberg University, 1982; M.S., Indiana University, 1985; Ph.D., University of Georgia, 1996. (1998)

Wang, Qing, Professor of Mathematics. B.S., 1999, M.S., 2002, Hunan Normal University, China; Ph.D., University of Waterloo, 2007. (2007)

Wang, Yanhong, Lecturer/Associate Librarian-Coordinator of Systems. B.A., Tianjin Normal University, 1997; M.S., University of Iowa, 2009. (2010)

Warburton, Robert J., Professor of Biochemistry, Dean, College of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics. B.Sc., University of Essex, England, 1981; M.S., 1984, Ph.D., 1990, Duquesne University. (1993)

Watson Huffer, Kelly, Associate Professor of Nursing Education. A.S.N., Frederick Community College, 1988; B.S.N., University of Maryland, Baltimore County, 1995; M.S., 1997, D.N.P., 2013, University of Maryland, Baltimore. (2016)

Wendle, Ann, Assistant Professor and Graduate Program Coordinator for College Student Development and Administration. B.A., 2001, and M.S., Shippensburg University, 2003; Ph.D., Old Dominion University, 2012. (2019)

Williams, Kevin, Professor of Communication. B.A., Ramapo College of New Jersey, 1987; M.A., William Patterson College of New Jersey, 1990; Ph.D., Ohio University, 1995. (1993)

Wilson, Christopher, Lecturer of English. B.A., 2002, M.A., 2005, Southern Connecticut State University. (2015)

Xie, Yuying, Professor of Economics. B.A., Southwestern University, 2001; M.B.A., Baldwin-Wallace College, 2003; Ph.D., Southern Illinois University Carbondale, 2008. (2008)

Yablonsky, Jennifer,  Assistant Professor of Art. B.F.A., Carnegie Mellon University; M.F.A., Towson University. (2023)

Zerull, Lisa, Assistant Professor of Nursing. B.S.N., Ohio State University, 1984; M.S.N., George Mason University, 1993; Ph.D., University of Virginia, 2010. (2020)