Full-Time Faculty

Aubuchon, Christopher. Associate Professor

Ph.D., Mathematics, University of Kentucky

Specializations: Homological algebra and module theory, number theory

Bacchus, Tania S. Professor

Ph.D., Oceanography, University of Maine at Orono

Specializations: Oceanography (marine geology), quaternary studies, environmental sciences

Black, James. Professor

Ph.D., Systems Science, Portland State University

Specializations: Leadership, management, Java programming, general systems theory

Blair, Steve. Professor

M.M., Music, University of Massachusetts

Specializations: Jazz performance and recording

Bou-Nacklie, N.E. Professor

Ph.D., Middle Eastern History, University of Utah

Specializations: Middle East, Africa, Third World

Brinegar, Kathleen. Assistant Professor

Ed.D., Educational Leadership and Policy Studies, University of Vermont

Specializations: Middle Level Education, Adolescent Literacy, Women's Studies

Brower, William C. Associate Professor

Ph.D., Anthropology, University of Colorado

Specializations: Shamanism, visual anthropology, and universal aspects of healing and illness experiences

Calza, Susan. Professor

M.F.A., Sculpture, University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana

Specializations: Sculpture, performance art, and video

Cezar, Henrique. Assistant Professor

M.B.A., International Business, San Francisco State University

Specializations: Financial market analyst, asset management, and international business

Cline, Sharon Elise. Assistant Professor

Ph.D., Modern French and European History, University of Wisconsin - Madison

Specializations: History of modern France, modern European intellectual and cultural history, European women's and gender history

Clute, Sean. Assistant Professor

M.F.A., Electronic Music and Recording Media, Mills College

Comen, Todd. Professor.

M.P.S., Hotel Administration, Cornell University.

Specializations: Impact of the hospitality industry on the community-at-large, organizations that operate as if people mattered, and hospitality organizations that create a whole experience for the customer

Dolci, Elizabeth D. Professor

Ph.D., Environmental Health Sciences, University of Michigan

Post Doctoral: Cell Biology, Yale University

Specializations: Cell signaling in paramecium, science education

Doyle, William. Professor

Ed.D., Education, Columbia University

Farara, Joseph M. Professor

M.S., Information Science, Simmons College

Specializations: Library, American popular music

Fink, David. Professor

Ed.D., Counselor Education, University of Maine, Orono

Specializations: Counseling theories, helping skills, psychology of the Civil War, and internship supervisor

Genter, Robert B. Professor

Ph.D., Biology, Virginia Polytechnic & State University

Specializations: Ecological toxicology, limnology, phycology

Green, Susan E. Professor

Ph.D., Sociology, University of Montana

Specializations: Gender roles, sociolinguistics, sexuality and intimacy, qualitative methods, medical sociology-health and wellness

Haverkamp, Hans Christian. Assistant Professor

Ph.D., Kinesiology with an emphasis in Exercise Physiology, University of Wisconsin - Madison

Himelstein, Jerry. Assistant Professor

Ph.D., Sociology, Louisiana State University

Specializations: Civil rights, minority groups, mass media, criminology, and sociology of schooling

Hutchinson, David R. Professor

Ph.D., Counselor Education, State University of New York at Buffalo

Specializations: Development of individual and group interpersonal skills, addiction treatment, and dying and grief counseling

Kanat, Leslie H. Professor

Ph.D., Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge, England

Specializations: Structural geology and metamorphic petrology

LaRoque, Perry. Associate Professor

Ph.D., Special Education, University of Wisconsin-Maddison

Specializations: Behavioral and Emotional Disabilities

Leslie, Kenneth. Professor

M.F.A., Painting and Printmaking, University of Pennsylvania

Specializations: Painting, drawing, and artist's books

Longtin, Russell. Professor

Ph.D., Acting/Directing, University of Michigan

Specializations: Acting/Directing

Martin, Mary. Assistant Professor

M.A., Art History and Criticism, Webster University

Specializations: 20th century art, African art, legal issues in art

McElvany, Norman D. Professor

M.B.A., University of Nebraska, Lincoln

Specializations: Marketing, small business development and entrepreneurship

McGough, David. Associate Professor

Ph. D., Educational Policy and Administration: Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education, University of Minnesota

Specifalizations: Secondary education, foundations of education, leadership studies

Miller, John. Professor

M.F.A., Visual Studies Workshop, SUNY at Buffalo

Specializations: Photography, documentary studies, oral history, writing, exhibition design, and planning graphic design

Mireault, Gina C. Professor

Ph.D., Developmental Psychology, University of Vermont

Specializations: Infant humor perception and creation, social referencing, tantrums, parental loss in childhood

Moskowitz, Brad. Professor

M.A., Leadership and Experiential Education, Prescott College

Specialization: Outdoor education, adventure education and wilderness leadership

Pellerin, John. Associate Professor

Ph.D., Purdue University

Specializations: Chemistry, physics

Perham, Andrea. Professor

Ph.D., English Literature, McGill University

Specializations: Modern American poetry, writing across the curriculum, writing assessment

Petrics, Gregory. Assistant Professor

Ph.D., Mathematics, Dartmouth College

Plazek, David. Associate Professor
Ph.D., Political Science

Plissey, Bethany. Assistant Professor

M.A., Music, Indiana University

Powell, Elizabeth. Assistant Professor

M.F.A., Fiction Writing, Vermont College

Specializations: Poetry, fiction, non-fiction

Ritscher, Regina L. Assistant Professor

Ed.D., Learning and Teaching, Harvard Graduate School of Education

Specialization: The role hands-on activities play in thinking, knowing and meaning-making

Shaw, Tyrone. Assistant Professor

M.F.A., Writing, Union Institute & University

Silver, Paul L. Professor

Ph.D., History, University of Pennsylvania

Specializations: Progressive movement and New Deal; women in American history; Chinese and Japanese history

Theoret, Julie. Professor

Ph.D., Nonassociative Algebra, University of Virginia

Specialization: K-12 math education

Towner, Daniel. Professor

Ph.D., American Literature, Ohio University

Specializations: American literature, writing, film

Twigg, Sharon. Assistant Professor

Ph.D., Nineteenth Century British Literature and Culture, University of Wisconsin - Madison

Uhlendorf, Karen J. Professor

Ed.D., Physical Education Curriculum and Instruction, with special emphasis in Outdoor Adventure Education, University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Specializations: Physical education and outdoor education

Webber, Eleanor M. Professor

Ph.D., Counseling Psychology, State University of New York at Buffalo

Specialization: Personality theory integration, abnormal behavior, political psychology, social psychology, Jungian personality typology, interdisciplinary studies

Welch, Amy. Associate Professor

Ph.D., Sport and Exercise Science, University of Leeds

White, Jacob. Assistant Professor
Ph.D., Literature and Creative Writing, University of Houston

Wiseman, Frederick. Professor
Ph.D., Geosciences, University of Arizona

Wolff, Maris. Professor

Special Training: Composition and Improvisation

Specializations: Modern dance, ballet, historical dance, Renaissance dance and history, Baroque dance, 19th Century dance, jazz dance, choreography dance history