Current Faculty

Date in parentheses indicates year of appointment to the faculty.

Yasemin Akbaba (2006); Associate Professor of Political Science; Department Co-Chairperson; B.A., Middle East Technical University (Ankara, Turkey); Ph.D., University of Missouri-Columbia

Matthew H. Amster (2002); Professor of Anthropology, Department Chairperson; B.A., Evergreen State College; M.A., Ph.D., Brandeis University

Lidia Anchisi (2002); Associate Professor of Italian; Department Chairperson for WGSS; A.B., Barnard College, Columbia University; M.A., Ph.D., New York University

Kurt Andresen (2009); Assistant Professor of Physics; B.A., Boston University; Ph.D., Cornell University

Paul Austerlitz (2006); Associate Professor of Ethnomusicology in the Sunderman Conservatory of Music and Africana Studies; B.A., Bennington College; M.A., Teacher's College, Columbia University; M.A., Ph.D., Wesleyan University

Bela Bajnok (1993); Alumni Professor of Mathematics; M.Ed., Eótvós University (Hungary); M.S., Ph.D., Ohio State University

Rimvydas Baltaduonis (2009); Assistant Professor of Economics; B.A., Vilnius University (Lithuania); M.A., Ph.D., University of Connecticut

Abou Bamba (2010); Assistant Professor of History and Africana Studies; B.A., M.A., D.E.A., Université D'Abidjan-Cocody; Ph.D., Georgia State University

Christopher P. Barlett (2012); Assistant Professor of Psychology; B.S., M.S., Kansas State University; Ph.D., Iowa State University

Nathalie D. Barlett (2013); Visiting Assistant Professor of Psychology; B.A., Kansas Wesleyan University; M.S., Ph.D., Kansas State University

Richard Barvainis (2004); Research Fellow in Physics; B.S., State University of New York at Buffalo; M.S., Ph.D., University of Massachusetts at Amherst

Nina Barzachka (2013); Visiting Assistant Professor of Political Science; B.A., Roanoke College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Virginia

Rebeca Bataller (2010); Assistant Professor of Spanish; B.A., University of Alicante (Spain); M.A., New Mexico State University; Ph.D., University of Iowa

Kathy R. Berenson (2011); Assistant Professor of Psychology; B.A., Macalester College; M.A., Ph.D., New York University

Temma F. Berg (1985); Graeff Professor of English; B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Temple University

Duane A. Bernard (2007); Lecturer in Management; B.S., Dickinson College; M.B.A., Rutgers University

Eric Berninghausen (2011); Assistant Professor of Theatre Arts; B.S., Skidmore College; M.F.A., Boston University

Emelio R. Betances (1991); Professor of Sociology and Latin American Studies; B.A., Adelphi University; M.A., Ph.D., Rutgers University

Marie-Jose M. Binet (1988); Associate Professor of French; B.A., M.A., University of Florida; Ph.D., Duke University

Michael J. Birkner (1978-1979), (1989); Professor of History, Benjamin Franklin Chair in the Liberal Arts; B.A., Gettysburg College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Virginia

Jennifer Collins Bloomquist (2003); Associate Professor and Coordinator of Africana Studies and Linguistics; Department Co-Chairperson; B.A., Clarion University of Pennsylvania; M.A., Ph.D., State University of New York at Buffalo

Philip Bobko (1997); Professor of Management and Psychology; B.S., Massachusetts Institute of Technology; M.S., Bucknell University; Ph.D., Cornell University

Robert E. Bohrer II (1998); Associate Provost of Faculty Development, and Dean of Social Sciences and Interdisciplinary Programs; and Associate Professor of Political Science; B.S., University of Nebraska at Kearney; Ph.D., Texas A&M University

Donald M. Borock (1974); Associate Professor of Political Science, Department Chairperson and Coordinator of International Affairs Program; B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Cincinnati

William D. Bowman (1996); Professor of History; B.A., University of San Francisco; M.A., Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University

Josef Brandauer (2008); Associate Professor of Health Sciences; B.A., State College of Education (Austria); M.A., Ph.D., University of Maryland, College Park

Gerard Brandon (2013); Visiting Assistant Professor of Management; B.A., Franklin & Marshall College; M.S., Ph.D., The Pennsylvania State University

H. Paul Brown (2012); Visiting Assistant Professor of Classics; B.A., M.A., San Francisco State University; M.A., Ph.D., Ohio State University

Bennett T. Bruce (2007); Lecturer in Management, Department Chairperson; B.A., Burlington College; M.A., Vermont College of Norwich University

Ronald D. Burgess (1980); Professor of Spanish; B.A., Washburn University of Topeka; M.A., Ph.D., University of Kansas

John J. Cadigan (2007); Associate Professor of Economics; B.S., James Madison University; M.A., Ph.D., Indiana University at Bloomington

Kathleen M. Cain (1990); Professor of Psychology, Department Chairperson; A.B., College of the Holy Cross; A.M., Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Veronica Calvillo (2011); Assistant Professor of Spanish; B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of New Mexico

Peter S. Carmichael (2010); Robert C. Fluhrer Professor of Civil War Studies and Director of the Civil War Institute; B.A., Indiana University-Purdue University at Indianapolis; M.A., Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University

Susan Chen (2013, 2014); Visiting Assistant Professor of Asian Studies (Chinese Language and Culture); B.A. Chinese Culture University, Taiwan; M.A. Tunghai University, Taiwan; M.A. University of Wisconsin-Madison; Ph.D. Emory University

Riccardo Chiaruttini (2008-2011; 2013); Visiting Assistant Professor of Italian Studies; M.A., University of Udine, Udine, Italy; M.A., University of Virginia at Charlottesville; Ph.D., Indiana University at Bloomington

Abhinandan Chowdhury (2013); Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics; B.E., National Institute of Technology, India; M.S., Ph.D., University of Louisiana at Lafayette

Natalie Cisneros (2013); Assistant Professor of Philosophy; B.A., Seattle University; M.A., Ph.D., Vanderbilt University

Vernon Cisney (2012); Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy; A.A., Lake Land College; B.A., Eastern Illinois University; M.A., The University of Memphis; Ph.D., Purdue University

Laurel A. Cohen-Pfister (1996-1998; 2003; 2004); Associate Professor of German Studies, Department Chairperson; B.A., M.A., University of Florida; Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles

John A. Commito (1993); Professor of Environmental Studies and Biology; A.B., Cornell University; Ph.D., Duke University

Bret E. Crawford (1998-2000; 2001); Associate Professor of Physics,Acting Department Co-Chairperson; B.S., University of South Carolina; M.S., University of Vermont; M.A., Ph.D., Duke University

Brendan Cushing-Daniels (2000-2001; 2003); Associate Professor of Economics, Department Chairperson; B.A., University of Notre Dame; M.P.I.A., University of Pittsburgh; Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley

Christopher D’Addario (2012); Assistant Professor of English; B.A., Dartmouth College; M.A., Ph.D., Washington University

Paul R. D'Agostino (1969); Professor of Psychology; B.S., Fordham University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Virginia

Amy B. Dailey (2010); Assistant Professor of Health Sciences; B.S., Alma College; M.P.H., Tulane University; Ph.D., Yale University

Jonathan David (2009); Assistant Professor of Classics; B.A., Miami University, Ohio; M.A., Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University

Roy A. Dawes (1993); Associate Professor of Political Science; B.A., University of New Orleans; M.S., Ph.D., Florida State University

Katherine W. Delaney (2009); Visiting Assistant Professor of Psychology; B.A., Hofstra University; M.A., Ph.D., Fordham University

Véronique A. Delesalle (1993); Professor of Biology, Department Co-Chairperson; B.Sc., M.Sc., McGill University; Ph.D., University of Arizona

Grecia Chirinos Delgado (2012-2014); Visiting Instructor of Spanish; B.A. Pontificia Universidad Catolica Del Peru (Pontifical Catholic University of Peru)

Daniel R. DeNicola (1996); Professor of Philosophy; A.B., Ohio University; M.Ed., Ed.D., Harvard University

Ryan A. Dodd (2011); Instructor of Economics; B.A., The Evergreen State College

Avner Dorman (2010); Assistant Professor of Music Theory/Composition in the Sunderman Conservatory of Music; B.A., M.M., M.A., Tel Aviv University; D.M.A., The Juilliard School

Daniel G. Drury (2001); Associate Professor of Health Sciences, Department Chairperson; B.A., Frostburg State University; M.A., George Washington University; D.P.E., Springfield College

Jennifer K. Dumont (2011); Assistant Professor of Spanish; B.A., University of Cincinnati; M.A., Ph.D., University of New Mexico

Elizabeth M. Duquette (2003); Associate Professor of English; B.A., Dartmouth College; M.A., Ph.D., New York University

Felicia M. Else (2004); Associate Professor of Art and Art History; B.A., University of Dallas; M.A., Ph.D., Washington University

Charles F. Emmons (1974); Professor of Sociology; B.A., Gannon College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Illinois

Christopher Esgar (2013); Visiting Assistant Professor of Management; B.A., Gettysburg College; M.B.A., Mount Saint Mary’s University; Ph.D., Kennedy-Western University

Kay Etheridge (1986); Professor of Biology; B.S., M.S., Auburn University; Ph.D., University of Florida

Amy E. Young Evrard (2007); Associate Professor of Anthropology; B.A., Hendrix College; M.A., Ph.D., Harvard University

Christopher R. Fee (1997); Professor of English, Department Co-Chairperson; B.A., Baldwin-Wallace College; M.A., Loyola University; M.A., University of Connecticut; Ph.D., University of Glasgow (Scotland)

Brent Harger (2014); Assistant Professor of Sociology; B.S. Indiana University; M.A. Indiana University; Ph.D. Indiana University

Maria Fernandez Perez (2013); Instructor of Spanish; Licentiate, University of Seville, Spain

Rebecca H. Fincher-Kiefer (1988); Professor of Psychology; B.S., Washington College; M.S., Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh

Jean W. Fletcher (1986); Associate Professor of Economics; B.S., University of Missouri; A.M., Ph.D., Washington University

Suzanne Flynn (1990); Associate Professor of English; Department Co-Chairperson; B.A., State University of New York at Stony Brook; M.A., Ph.D., University of Virginia

Peter P. Fong (1994); Professor of Biology; A.B., University of California, Berkeley; M.A., San Francisco State University; Ph.D., University of California, Santa Cruz

Karen J. Frey (1993); Associate Professor of Management; B.S., M.B.A., Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania; Ph.D., University of Maryland

Shelli Frey (2008); Associate Professor of Chemistry; B.S., Haverford College; M.S., Ph.D., University of Chicago

Timothy W. Funk (2007); Associate Professor of Chemistry; B.S., Gettysburg College; Ph.D., California Institute of Technology

Fritz R. Gaenslen (1991); Associate Professor of Political Science; B.A., Miami University (Ohio); M.A., Ph.D., University of Michigan

Robert R. Garnett (1981); Professor of English; B.A., Dartmouth College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Virginia

Tina M. Gebhart (2012); Assistant Professor of Art and Art History; B.F.A., Pennsylvania State University; M.F.A., Alfred University, New York State College of Ceramics

Sandra K. Gill (1984); Associate Professor of Sociology; B.S., Auburn University; M.A., University of Alabama; Ph.D., University of Oregon

Steven J. Gimbel (1999); Professor of Philosophy; Department Chairperson, and Edwin T. Johnson and Cynthia Shearer Johnson Distinguished Teaching Chair in the Humanities, B.A., University of Maryland; M.A., Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University

Darren B. Glass (2005); Associate Professor of Mathematics, Department Chairperson; B.A., Rice University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania

Leonard S. Goldberg (1982); Associate Professor of English; B.A., University of Michigan; M.A., Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania

Timothy N. Good (1990); Dr. Ronald J. Smith Professor of Applied Physics and Associate Professor of Physics; B.S., Dickinson College; M.S., Ph.D., University of California-Irvine

Nathalie Goubet (2001); Associate Professor of Psychology; B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Massachusetts, Amherst

Kent Gramm (2011); Visiting Professor of English; B.A., Carroll College; M.Div., Princeton Theological Seminary; M.A., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Sean Grattan (2013); Visiting Assistant Professor of Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies; B.A., Sarah Lawrence College; Ph.D., City University of New York

Laurence A. Gregorio (1983); Professor of French, Department Chairperson; B.A., Saint Joseph's College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania

Joseph J. Grzybowski (1979); G. Bowers and Louise Hook Mandsdorfer Distinguished Professor of Chemistry; Department Chairperson; B.S., King's College; Ph.D., Case Western Reserve University

Allen C. Guelzo (2004); Henry R. Luce Professor of the Civil War Era and Professor of History; Coordinator of Civil War Era Studies; Department Chairperson; M.A., Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania

Scott Hancock (2001); Associate Professor of History; Associate Professor of Africana Studies; Department Co-Chairperson; B.A., Bryan College; M.A., Ph.D., University of New Hampshire

Caroline A. Hartzell (1993); Professor of Political Science, Program Director of Globalization Studies; B.A., University of Puget Sound; M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Davis

Cassie M. Hays (2011); Assistant Professor of Sociology; B.A., Smith College; M.E.Sc., M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., Yale University

Julia A. Hendon (1996); Professor of Anthropology; B.A., University of Pennsylvania; A.M., Ph.D., Harvard University

Beth M. Campbell Hetrick (2008); Associate Professor of Mathematics; B.S., Villanova University; M.A., Ph.D., Bryn Mawr College

Kazuo Hiraizumi (1987); Associate Professor of Biology; Department Co-Chairperson; B.S., Stanford University; Ph.D., North Carolina State University

Eleanor J. Hogan (1999); Associate Professor of Japanese; B.A., Bates College; M.A., Ph.D., Washington University

S. Kay Hoke (2008); Director of the Sunderman Conservatory of Music, Department Co-Chairperson, and Professor of Music; B.A., University of Kentucky; M.A., enpassant; Ph.D., University of Iowa

Amy C. Hooper (2009); Assistant Professor of Management; B.A., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Lidia Hwa Soon Anchisi Hopkins (2002); Associate Professor of Italian Studies; A.B., Barnard College, Columbia University; M.A., Ph.D., New York University

Zhining Hu (2004); Associate Professor of Economics; B.A., Nanjing University, International Business School; M.A., Ph.D., Boston College

Kathleen P. Iannello (1990); Associate Professor of Political Science; B.A., University of Arizona; M.A. (2), Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University

Ivaylo Ilinkin (2007); Associate Professor of Computer Science; B.A., Manchester College; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Christina Jackson (2013); Derrick K. Gondwe Visiting Scholar and Visiting Instructor of Africana Studies; B.A., Temple University; M.A., University of California, Santa Barbara

Steven W. James (1992); Associate Professor of Biology; B.A., Gettysburg College; M.S., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Donald L. Jameson (1985); Professor of Chemistry; B.S., Bucknell University; Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Ryan Johnson (2013); Assistant Professor of Physics; B.S., University of New Mexico; Ph.D., Dartmouth College

John W. Jones (1989); Professor of Music in the Sunderman Conservatory of Music; B.S., Lebanon Valley College; M.Mus.Ed., Towson State University; D.M.A., Temple University

Brian Jordan (2014); Lecturer IDS-CWES; B.A. Gettysburg College; M.A. Yale University; Ph.D. Yale University

Florence Ramond Jurney (2002); Professor of French; B.A., M.A., D.E.A., Sorbonne University; Ph.D., University of Oregon

Thomas F. Jurney (2007); Lecturer in Interdisciplinary Studies; A.A., University of Oregon; J.D., Northwestern School of Law, Lewis and Clark College

Alvaro Kaempfer (2008); Associate Professor of Spanish, Coordinator of Latin American Studies Program; Department Co-Chairperson; Graduate, Universidad Austral (Chile); M.A., Universida de Santiago (Chile); Ph.D., Washington University in St. Louis

Alexander Kahn (2008); Associate Professor in the Sunderman Conservatory of Music; B.S.O.F., Indiana University; M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley

Christopher J. Kauffman (2004); Associate Professor of Theatre Arts; Department Chairperson; B.A., Gettysburg College; M.F.A., Brandeis University

Benjamin B. Kennedy (2007); Associate Professor of Mathematics; B.A., Swarthmore College; M.S., Boston College; Ph.D., Rutgers University

Ryan Kerney (2012); Assistant Professor of Biology; B.A., Hampshire College; Ph.D., Harvard University

Sunghee Kim (2004); Associate Professor of Computer Science; B.S., University of Utah; M.S., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Yeon-Su Kim (2007); Assistant Professor of Music and Coordinator of Strings in the Sunderman Conservatory of Music; B.M., Guildhall School of Music and Drama (England); M.M., Yale School of Music; D.M.A., Boston University

J. Matthew Kittelberger (2006); Associate Professor of Biology; A.B., Harvard University; Ph.D., Duke University

Amer Kobaslija (2011); Assistant Professor of Art and Art History; B.F.A., Ringling School of Art and Design; M.F.A., Montclair School of the Arts at Montclair State University

John D. S. Kovaleski (2013); Visiting Assistant Professor of Art and Art History; B.F.A., Rochester Institute of Technology

Gregory P. Krukonis (2009); Visiting Assistant Professor of Biology; A.B., University of Pennsylvania; Ph.D., University of Arizona

Jeremy J. Kuhar (2005); Lecturer in Chemistry; B.S., Gettysburg College; M.Ed., Bloomsburg University

Craig D. Lair (2008); Assistant Professor of Sociology; B.A., Arizona State University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Maryland, College Park

William H. Lane (2000); Lecturer in English; B.A., Gettysburg College; M.A., Graduate Institute at St. John's College

Bruce A. Larson (2005); Associate Professor of Political Science; B.A., William Paterson College; M.A., Boston College; Ph.D., University of Virginia

Elizabeth (Betsy) Lavolette (2014); Director of the Language Resource Center and Lecturer; M.S. Michigan State University; M.A. University of Hawai’i at Manoa; Ph.D. Michigan State University

Nathalie Lebon (2004); Associate Professor and Coordinator of Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies; B.A., University of Nancy II, France; B.A., University of Strasburg, France; M.A., University of Nancy II, France; M.A., Indiana University of Pennsylvania; Ph.D., University of Florida

Fred G. Leebron (1997); Professor of English; B.A., Princeton University; M.A., Johns Hopkins University; M.F.A., University of Iowa

Ariel M. Lelchook (2011); Assistant Professor of Management; B.A., The George Washington University; M.A., Ph.D., Wayne State University

Jing Li (2006); Associate Professor of Chinese Language and Culture; B.A., M.A., Beijing University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania

Tsu-ting Tim Lin (2012); Assistant Professor of Economics; B.S., Iowa State University; M.A., Ph.D., Northwestern University

Koren A. Lipsett (1992); Professor of Chemistry; B.A., Skidmore College; Ph.D., University of Maryland at College Park

Keir H. Lockridge (2012); Assistant Professor of Mathematics; B.A., Rice University; Ph.D., University of Washington

Dina Lowy (2000); Associate Professor of History, Department Chairperson of Asian Studies; B.A., University of Pennsylvania; M.A., Princeton University; Ph.D., Rutgers University

Hugh Martin (2014); Emerging Writer Lecturer in English; B.A. Muskingum University; M.F.A. Arizona State University

Cristina Martínez (2008); Instructor of Spanish; Licenciatura, Universidad de Deusto (Spain); M.A., University of Texas at Austin

Stacey Mastrian (2012); Assistant Professor of Voice in the Sunderman Conservatory of Music; B.M., The Catholic University; M.M., D.M.A., University of Maryland, College Park

Daniel D. McCall (1998); Associate Professor of Psychology;  B.A., M.S., Ph.D., University of Massachusetts at Amherst

Russell G. McCutcheon (2008); Associate Professor of Music in the Sunderman Conservatory of Music, Department Co-Chairperson, and Director of Bands; B.M., University of Florida; M.S., Troy State University; Ph.D., University of Florida

Brian P. Meier (2005); Associate Professor of Psychology; B.S., M.S., Ph.D., North Dakota State University

McKinley E. Melton (2012); Assistant Professor of English; B.A. (2), Duke University; Ph.D., University of Massachusetts, Amherst

Nadine Meyer (2007); Associate Professor of English; B.A., Johns Hopkins University; M.F.A., George Mason University; Ph.D., University of Missouri-Columbia

Jan E. Mikesell (1973); Professor of Biology; B.S., M.S., Western Illinois University; Ph.D., Ohio State University

Jacquelynne B. Milingo (2000-2003; 2006); Associate Professor of Physics, Acting Department Co-Chairperson; B.S., University of Kansas; M.S., Ph.D., University of Oklahoma

Nicholas Mitchell (2014); Assistant Professor of Health Sciences; B.A. SUNY at Potsdam; M.Sc. Albany Medical College; Ph.D. Albany Medical College

Kaoru Miyazawa (2010); Assistant Professor of Education; B.A., Sophia University (Japan); M.Ed., Langston University; M.S., Oklahoma State University; Ed.D., Teachers College, Columbia University

Salma Monani (2008); Associate Professor of Environmental Studies; B.A., Mount Holyoke College; M.S., University of Wisconsin-Madison; M.A., University of Colorado-Boulder; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Dorothy C. Moore (1999); Lecturer in Spanish; B.A., M.A., California State University-Fresno

Kenneth F. Mott (1966); Professor of Political Science; A.B., Franklin and Marshall College; M.A., Lehigh University; Ph.D., Brown University

Sahana Mukherjee (2014); Assistant Professor of Psychology; B.A. Christ College; M.A. University of Kanas; Ph.D. (candidate) University of Kansas

Gary A. Mullen (2008); Assistant Professor of Philosophy, and Coordinator of Public Policy Program, and Department Chairperson; B.A., Pennsylvania State University; M.A., Ph.D., Southern Illinois University at Carbondale

Drew Murphy (2007); Lecturer in Economics; B.A. Economics; Gettysburg CollegeJohn P. Murphy (2011); Assistant Professor of French; B.S.L.A., Georgetown University; M.A., Ph.D., New York University

Charles D. Myers Jr. (1986); Associate Professor of Religious Studies; B.A., Duke University; M.Div., Ph.D., Princeton Theological Seminary

Joanne E. Myers (2008); Associate Professor of English; B.A., Ohio University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Chicago

Miho Nagai (2014); Visiting Assistant Professor of Asian Studies; B.A. Kobe Shoin Women’s University, Japan; M.A. University of Pittsburgh; M.A. Syracuse University; Ph.D. City University of New York

Robert Natter (1998); Associate Professor of Music in the Sunderman Conservatory of Music; B.A., M.A., University of California, Santa Cruz; D.M.A., University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music

Todd W. Neller (2000); Professor of Computer Science; B.S., Cornell University; M.S., Ph.D., Stanford University

Eric E. Noreen (2004); Associate Professor of Health Sciences; B.S., University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire; M.S., Colorado State University; Ph.D., University of Western Ontario

Linus M. Nyiwul (2009); Assistant Professor of Economics and Africana Studies; B.Sc., University of Buea (Cameroon); M.A., American University in Cairo; Ph.D., University of Massachusetts

James O’Brien (2014); Assistant Professor of Economics; B.A. Pomona College; M.A. Georgetown University; Ph.D. Georgetown University

Ina O’Carroll (2014); Visiting Assistant Professor of Biology; B.A.  McDaniel College; Ph.D. Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Heather N. Odle-Dusseau (2008); Associate Professor of Management; B.A., Bowling Green State University; M.S., Ph.D., Clemson University

Monica Ogra (2006); Associate Professor of Environmental Studies and Globalization Studies; B.S., Syracuse University; M.A., University of Denver; Ph.D., University of Colorado at Boulder

Paula D. Olinger (1979); Associate Professor of Spanish; B.A., University of Wisconsin; M.A., Ph.D., Brandeis University

William E. Parker (1967); Professor of Chemistry; B.A., Haverford College; M.S., Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Peter J. Pella (1987); W.K.T. Sahm Professor of Physics; B.S., United States Military Academy; M.S., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute; Ph.D., Kent State University

Alan R. Perry (2002); Professor of Italian Studies, Department Chairperson; B.A., University of Notre Dame; M.A., Middlebury College; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison

Donna L. Perry (2003); Associate Professor of Anthropology; B.A., Drew University; Ph.D., Yale University

Christina Petraglia (2013); Assistant Professor of Italian Studies; B.A., Duquesne University; M.A., University of Pittsburgh; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison

David F. Petrie (1997); Lecturer in Health Sciences; B.A., Gettysburg College; M.S., University of Delaware

VoonChin Phua (2004); Associate Professor of Sociology, Department Chairperson; B.A., University of Texas at Austin; A.M., Ph.D., Brown University

Wendy Dow Piniak (2014); Visiting Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies;  B.A. Gettysburg College; M.E.M Duke University; Ph.D.   Duke University

Rutherford V. Platt (2004); Associate Professor and Coordinator of Environmental Studies; Department Co-Chairperson; B.A., Bowdoin College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Colorado at Boulder

Lisa Portmess (1979); Professor of Philosophy; B.A., Gettysburg College; M.A., Ph.D., Queen's University

Jean L. Potuchek (1988); Associate Professor of Sociology; A.B., Salve Regina College; A.M., Ph.D., Brown University

David J. Powell (2008); Associate Professor of Education; Department Chairperson; A.B., The College of William & Mary; M.Ed., Ph.D., University of Georgia, Athens

Jennifer R. Powell (2009), Assistant Professor of Biology; B.A., Hendrix College; Ph.D., University of California at Berkeley

Clifford Presser (2000); Associate Professor of Computer Science, Department Chairperson; B.S., Pepperdine University; Ph.D., University of South Carolina

Sarah M. Principato (2003); Associate Professor of Environmental Studies; Department Co- Chairperson; B.A., Mount Holyoke College; M.S., University of Wisconsin-Madison; Ph.D., University of Colorado, Boulder

James Puckett (2014); Assistant Professor of Physics; B.S.  North Carolina State University; Ph.D. North Carolina State University

Joseph R. Radzevick (2011); Assistant Professor of Management; B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Carnegie-Mellon University

Radost Rangelova (2009); Assistant Professor of Spanish; LACLS Department Co-Chairperson;  B.A., Trinity College; Ph.D., University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

Ivanova Reyes (2014); B.A. Instituto Tecnológico de Santo Domingo; M.A. Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile; M.A.  Georgetown University

Kathryn Rhett (1997); Associate Professor of English; B.A., M.A., Johns Hopkins University; M.F.A., University of Iowa

Marta E. Robertson (1997); Associate Professor of Music in the Sunderman Conservatory of Music; B.Mus., University of Kansas; M.Mus., Ph.D., University of Michigan

Alicia Rolón (1994); Associate Professor of Spanish; B.A., Instituto Superior del Profesorado "Victor Mercante" (Argentina); M.A., Temple University; Ph.D., University of Colorado, Boulder

Chloe Ruff (2013); Instructor of Education; B.A., University of Georgia; M.A., Mary Baldwin College

Richard Russell (2009); Assistant Professor of Psychology; B.A., Pomona College; Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Susan Russell (1998); Associate Professor of Theatre Arts; B.A., Hendrix College; M.A., University of Wisconsin; Ph.D., University of Washington

John E. Ryan (1994); Vice Provost and Dean of the Humanities, and Associate Professor of English; A.A., Broome Community College; B.A., New York University; M.A., Ph.D., Case Western Reserve University

Abdulkareem Said Ramadan (2011); Assistant Professor of Arabic and Islamic Studies; B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Damascus

Karim Samji (2014); Assistant Professor of History; B.A. University of California, Los Angeles; M.A. University of Utah; M.A. University of Michigan; Ph.D. University of Michigan

Magdalena S. Sánchez (1994); Associate Professor of History; B.A., Seton Hall University; M.A., Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University

Eric Scheufler (2014); B.A. Macalester College, Saint Paul; M.A. University of Washington; Ph.D. (candidate) University of Washington

Timothy J. Shannon (1996); Professor of History, Department Chairperson; B.A., Brown University; Ph.D., Northwestern University

Megan Adamson Sijapati (2007); Associate Professor of Religious Studies; and Program Director of Globalization Studies, and Department Co-Chairperson; B.A., Colorado College; M.A., University of Colorado at Boulder; C.Phil., Ph.D., University of California, Santa Barbara

Sarah Sillin (2014); Visiting Assistant Professor of English; B.A. Colgate University; M.A University of Maryland; Ph.D. University of Maryland

Stephen M. Siviy (1990); Professor of Psychology; B.A., Washington and Jefferson College; M.S., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute; Ph.D., Bowling Green State University

Carol D. Small (1969); Assistant Professor of Art and Art History; B.A., Jackson College of Tufts University; M.A., Johns Hopkins University

Dustin Beall Smith (2012); Visiting Assistant Professor of English; Peer Learning Coordinator; B.A., M.F.A., Columbia University

Carolyn S. Snively (1982); Professor of Classics; B.A., Michigan State University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin

Stefanie E. Sobelle (2009); Assistant Professor of English; B.A., Stanford University; M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., Columbia University

Barbara A. Sommer (2001); Associate Professor of History; B.A., Colorado College; M.A., University of Chicago; Ph.D., University of New Mexico

Deborah A. Sommer (1998); Associate Professor of Religious Studies; B.A., Case Western Reserve University; M.A., M.P., Ph.D., Columbia University

Ralph A. Sorensen (1977); Professor of Biology; B.A., University of California, Riverside; Ph.D., Yale University

Kimberly R. Spayd (2013); Assistant Professor of Mathematics; B.S., University of Notre Dame; M.S., University of North Carolina; M.S., Ph.D., North Carolina State University

Divonna M. Stebick (2003); Assistant Professor of Education; B.S., Indiana University of Pennsylvania; M.S., McDaniel College, Ph.D., Union Institute and University

Sharon L. Stephenson (1997); Professor of Physics; Department Chairperson; B.S., Millsaps College; Ph.D., North Carolina State University

Stephen Jay Stern (2002); Associate Professor of Religious and Judaic Studies, Department Chairperson; B.A., Pomona College; Ph.D., University of Oregon

Eileen M. Stillwaggon (1994); Professor of Economics and Harold G. Evans Chair in Eisenhower Leadership Studies; B.S., Edmund Walsh School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University; Diploma in Economics, University of Cambridge, England; M.A., Ph.D., American University

Peter A. Stitt (1986); Professor of English, Editor of The Gettysburg Review; B.A., M.A., University of Minnesota; Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Kristin J. Stuempfle (1997); Professor of Health Sciences, Associate Provost for Academic Assessment, and Dean of the Natural Sciences, Mathematics and Computer Sciences; B.S., Ursinus College; Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine

Yan Sun (2002); Associate Professor of Art and Art History, Department Chairperson; B.A., Beijing University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh

Emily Swartz (2014); Visiting Assistant Professor of Health Sciences; B.S. Shippensburg University; Ph.D. (expected 2014) Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine

Jocelyn Swigger (2004); Associate Professor of Piano in the Sunderman Conservatory of Music; B.A., Oberlin College; B.Mus., Oberlin Conservatory; M.Mus., M.A., D.M.A., Eastman School of Music

Brent C. Talbot (2010); Assistant Professor of Music Education in the Sunderman Conservatory of Music; B.M., Indiana University Jacobs School of Music; M.A., Ph.D., University of Rochester Eastman School of Music

Donald G. Tannenbaum (1966); Associate Professor of Political Science; B.B.A., M.A., City College of the City University of New York; Ph.D., New York University

Nina Tarner (2003-04; 2013); Visiting Assistant Professor of Psychology; B.A., M.S., Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania; Ph.D., Kansas State University

C. Kerr Thompson (1985); Professor of Spanish; B.A., Davidson College; M.A., Ph.D., Louisiana State University

Lucas B. Thompson (2011); Assistant Professor of Chemistry; B.A., The College of Wooster; Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Beatriz M. Trigo (2007); Associate Professor of Spanish, Department Chairperson; B.A., Santiago de Compostela University (Spain); M.A., Ph.D., Arizona State University

Paula (Alex) Trillo (2014); Assistant Professor of Biology; B.S. University of California; Ph.D. University of Montana

James Udden (2003); Associate Professor of Film Studies; B.A., University of Minnesota; M.A., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison

Istvan A. Urcuyo (2000); Associate Professor of Biology; B.S., The Citadel-The Military College of South Carolina; Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University

Thomas Vaillant (2012); Visiting Instructor of French; B.A. (equivalent) Université Aix/Marseille, 2009; M.A. (equivalent) Université de Montpellier

Elizabeth Richardson Viti (1984); Director of Johnson Center for Creative Teaching and Learning and Professor of French; B.A., Wake Forest University; M.A., Middlebury College; Ph.D., New York University

Kerry Wallach (2011); Assistant Professor of German Studies; B.A., Wesleyan University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania

Kerry S. Walters (1985); William Bittinger Professor of Philosophy; B.A., University of North Carolina at Charlotte; M.A., Marquette University; Ph.D., University of Cincinnati

Shirley A. Warshaw (1987); Harold G. Evans Professor in Eisenhower Leadership Studies and Professor of Political Science; B.A., M.G.A., University of Pennsylvania; Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University

Mark K. Warwick (2000); Professor of Art and Art History; B.A., The Polytechnic Wolverhampton in England; M.F.A., New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University

Michael R. Wedlock (2000); Associate Professor of Chemistry; B.S., Hope College; M.S., Ph.D., University of Chicago

Charles L. Weise (2000); Professor of Economics; B.S., Georgetown University; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison

Charles D. Wessell (2011); Assistant Professor of Mathematics; B.S., M.S., Ph.D., North Carolina State University

Zakiya Whatley (2014); Derrick K. Gondwe Visiting Scholar and Visiting Instructor of Biology; B.S. Hampton University; Ph.D. (candidate), Duke University

Hakim Williams (2012); Assistant Professor of Africana Studies and Education; B.A., St. Francis College; M.A., M.Ed., Ed.D., Columbia University

Andrew M. Wilson (2011); Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies; B.Sc., Sheffield Hallam, University of York, United Kingdom; Ph.D., The Pennsylvania State University

Kevin D. Wilson (2004); Associate Professor of Psychology; B.A., Swarthmore College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania

Randall K. Wilson (2000); Professor of Environmental Studies; B.A., Humboldt State University; M.A., University of Colorado at Boulder; Ph.D., University of Iowa

Henning Wrage (2013); Assistant Professor of German Studies; M.A., Ph.D., Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany

Kent D. Yager (1986); Associate Professor of Spanish, Department Chairperson; B.A., M.A., University of California, Santa Barbara; Ph.D., University of New Mexico

Leo Shingchi Yip (2005); Associate Professor of Asian Studies; B.A., Tokyo University of Foreign Studies; M.A., Ph.D., Ohio State University