Librarians & Teaching Faculty


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Scott H. Bennett, Professor of History; Chair, Department of History and Politics
Ph.D., Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
M.A., College of New Jersey
M.A., Florida State University
B.A., University of Central Florida

Carolyn A. Bergman, Associate Professor of Biology; Chair, Department of Biology
Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania
B.S., University of California, Berkeley

Timothy M. Briles, Associate Professor of Education; Chair, Department of Administration and Leadership; Special Assistant to the President for Special Projects; NCAA Faculty Athletic Representative
Ed.D., St. Joseph’s University
M.Ed., B.A., University of Pennsylvania

Lili Bruess, Associate Professor of Education; Co-Chair, Department of Teacher Education
Ph.D., M.Ed., University of New Orleans
B.A., Hangzhon Teachers College

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Silvana M. Cardell, Associate Professor of Dance; Chair, Department of Dance
M.F.A., Temple University
B.F.A., University of the Arts

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Lisa M. Dille, Associate Professor of Education; Chair of Educational Services and Advanced Programs
Ed.D., Ed.M., M.A., Teachers College of Columbia University
B.A., Georgian Court University

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Jessica L. Hausmann, Associate Professor of English; Chair, Department of English
Ph.D., M.Phil., Drew University
B.A., Saint Joseph’s University

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Jinsook Kim, Assistant Professor of Graphic Design and Multimedia; Chair, Department of Communication, Graphic Design, and Multimedia
Ph.D., Illinois Institute of Technology
M.F.A., Seoul Women’s University, South Korea
B.F.A., Ducksung Women’s University, South Korea

Sachiko Komagata, Associate Professor of Holistic Health; Chair, Department of Holistic Health and Exercise Science; Director of the Advising Fellows
Ph.D., M.P.T., Temple University
B.P.E., Japan Women’s College of Physical Education

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Alfred F. Mancuso, Professor of Psychology; Chair, Department of Psychology and Counseling; Director of the Doctor of School Psychology Program
Psy.D., M.A., Alfred University
B.A., St. John’s University

Amitabh Mungale, Assistant Professor of Business; Chair, Department of Business Administration
Ph.D., University of Florida, Gainesville
M.B.A, University of Texas at Austin
B.S., Maharaja Sayajirao University, India

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Kathryn Quinn-Sanchez, Professor of World Languages (Spanish) and Cultures; Chair, Department of World Languages and Cultures; Chair of the Faculty Assembly
Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
M.A., Middlebury College-Madrid, Spain
B.A., College of the Holy Cross

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Marny Requa, Associate Professor of Criminal Justice; Chair, Department of Criminal Justice, Anthropology, Sociology, and Human Rights
J.D., Fordham University School of Law
M.A., University of California Berkeley
B.Sc., Northwestern University

Bonnie J. Ross, Associate Professor of Nursing; Chair of the B.S.N. Program
Ed.D., Rowan University
M.A., New York University
B.S., University of Delaware

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Nancy L. Sardone, Professor of Education; Co-Chair, Department of Teacher Education; Coordinator, edTPA
Ph.D., M.A., New York University
B.S., University of Massachusetts, Amherst

Beth A. Schaefer, Professor of Physics; Chair, Department of Mathematics, Computer Science, and Physics; Coordinator of the Physics Program
Ph.D., M.S., Boston College
B.A., Boston University

Megan Sherman, Assistant Professor of Social Work; Chair, Department of Social Work; Director of the Bachelor of Social Work Program
Ph.D., M.S.W., Fordham University
B.A., Albertus Magnus College

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Johann M. Vento, Professor of Theology and Religious Studies; Chair, Department of Religious Studies, Theology, and Philosophy
Ph.D., Fordham University
M.A., Washington Theological Union
B.A., University of Maryland

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Andrew J. Weber, Assistant Professor of Chemistry; Safety Officer; Chair, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry; Director of the Natural Sciences Program
Ph.D., M.S., Seton Hall University
B.A., William Paterson College

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Chinenye C. Anako, Lecturer and Coordinator of Human Anatomy and Physiology
M.D., M.P.H., B.S.H.S., University of Arizona

Erin Q. Bonczek, Dance Program Coordinator
B.F.A., University of the Arts

Anthony Brano, Assistant Professor of English; Director of the Writing Center; Director of the Writing Program
Ph.D., M.Phil., Fordham University
M.A., B.A., Southern Connecticut State University

Stephanie M. Chung, Assistant Professor of Nursing; Advisor/Coordinator of the New Seminary Nursing Program
Ph.D., M.S.N., Kean University
B.S.N., Stockton University
A.A.S., Ocean County College

JoAnn F. Cummings, Associate Professor of Nursing; Coordinator of the M.S.N. Program
Ph.D., M.S., B.S., Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

Robert Devlin, Coordinator of the Math Lounge
M.A.T., Monmouth University
B.S., Boston College

Colleen Diveny, Instructor of Social Work; Coordinator of Field Education, Department of Social Work
M.S.W., Fordham University
B.S.W., Georgian Court University

Jeffrey C. Donnelly, Associate Librarian; Director of Library Services
M.L.S., SUNY at Buffalo
B.A., Niagara University

Kristina Donovan, Visiting Professor of Education; Director of the School Counseling Program
Ph.D., Walden University
M.A., Georgian Court University
B.S., University of Phoenix

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Ashley Elmore, Associate Professor of Business; Director of the Communication and Digital Marketing Program
Ph.D., Old Dominion University
M.B.A., Duquesne University
B.S., Virginia Polytechnic Institute State University

Marni Elson-Victor, Field Placement Coordinator (Psychology)
M.S., B.A., Pace University

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Kathleen A. Froriep, Associate Professor; Director of the Interdisciplinary Studies Program; Director of the Applied Arts and Sciences Program; Hazlet Site Coordinator
Ph.D., Capella University
B.A., M.A., Monmouth University

Deborah Kennard, Assistant Professor of Nursing; RN to B.S.N. Coordinator
Ph.D., Seton Hall University
M.S.N., B.S.N., Kean University
A.A.S., Bucks County Community College

Marcia Mazzarotto, Assistant Professor of Digital Communication; Coordinator of the Digital Communication Program
Ph.D., University of Central Florida
M.A., B.A., Arizona State University

Cathleen M. McQuillen, Associate Professor of Business; Coordinator of the Accounting Program
D.P.S., Pace University
M.B.A., Long Island University
B.A., The College of New Rochelle

Cindy McVey, Clinical Lecturer; Coordinator of the Simulation Lab
D.N.P., M.S.N., B.S.N., Wagner College

Melanie C. Mogavero, Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice; Director of the Criminal Justice and Human Rights Program
Ph.D., M.A., Rutgers University-Newark
M.A., Russell Sage College
B.A., SUNY at Albany

Leo Morrissey, Associate Professor of Art; Coordinator of the Art and Visual Studies Program
M.F.A., Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
B.F.A., University of Florida

Stephanie Rahill, Associate Professor of Psychology; Director of the M.A. in School Psychology Program; Director of the Center for Teaching and Learning
Ph.D., University of Maryland, University College
M.A., University of Delaware
B.A., George Washington University

Eric Rosenberg, Assistant Professor of Applied Computing; Director of the Computer Information Systems Program
Ph.D., Stanford University
B.A., Oberlin College

Leyone S. Royster, Director of Teacher Preparation Placement and Student Support Services
Ed.D., University of New England
M.Ed., The College of New Jersey
B.A., Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

Laura A. Salerno, Reading Specialist Program Director
M.A., Georgian Court University
B.A., Georgian Court University

Nancy L. Sardone, Professor of Education; Co-Chair, Department of Teacher Education; Coordinator, edTPA
Ph.D., M.A., New York University
B.S., University of Massachusetts, Amherst

Theodora N. Sergiou, Internship Coordinator (Business) (part time)
M.B.A., Rider University
B.S., Georgian Court College

Hyuksoon Song, Associate Professor of Education; Director of Student Data and Program Evaluation
Ph.D., New York University
M.S., The University of Southern California
M.A., B.A., Yonsei University, Korea

Joseph M. Springer, Professor of Psychology; Director of the Clinical Mental Health Counseling Program
Ph.D., Temple University
M.A., Fairleigh Dickinson University
B.A., New York University

Raja Staggers-Hakim, Assistant Professor of Health Studies; Director of the Health Sciences Programs
Ph.D., Howard University
M.P.H., New York University
B.S., Psychology

Neal Steed, Assistant Professor of Business; Director of the M.B.A. Program
J.D., Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
B.S., Georgian Court University

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Mary Kay Tuohy, Lecturer and Program Coordinator Social Work Program at Rowan College of South Jersey
D.S.W., University of Pennsylvania
M.S.W., Syracuse University
B.S.W., Marist College

David M. Wilson, Associate Professor of Psychology; Director of the Applied Behavior Analysis Program
Ph.D., University of Florida
B.A., Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

Saroj Aryal, Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Ph.D., M.S., University of Wyoming
B.S., Trinity College (CT)

Maureen Bailey, Assistant Professor of Nursing
Ph.D., Capella University
M.S., Drexel University
B.S., Bloomfield College

Meera R. Behera, Assistant Professor of Finance
Ph.D., Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
Ph.D., Berhampur University
M.S., The New School

Ellen M. Bernhard, Assistant Professor of Digital Communication
Ph.D., Drexel University
B.A., Ursinus College

Eduard Bitto, Associate Professor of Biochemistry
Ph.D., University of Illinois at Chicago
M.S., Charles University, Czech Republic

Brunella Bowditch, Associate Professor of Biology
Ph.D., M.S., George Washington University
B.S., Universita di Roma La Sapienza, Italy

Theresa J. Brown, Professor of Psychology
Ph.D., M.A., Bowling Green State University
B.A., Montclair State College

Joshua Burns, Assistant Professor of Integrative Health
D.C., N.D., National University of Health Sciences
B.A., University of Maryland University College

Richard V. Caldes, Lecturer in Administration and Leadership
Ed.D., Argosy University
M.A., Georgian Court College
B.A., Stockton State College

Paul R. Cappucci, Professor of English
Ph.D., M.Phil., Drew University
M.A., The College of New Jersey
B.A., Kings College

Vincent C.W. Chen, Assistant Professor of Exercise Science
Ph.D., Texas A and M University
B.S., National University of Kaohsiung, Taiwan

Mary C. Chinery, Professor of English; Dean, School of Arts and Sciences
Ph.D., M. Phil., Drew University
M.A., Northeastern University
B.A., Georgian Court College

Elissa Cutter, Assistant Professor of Religious Studies and Theology
Ph.D., Saint Louis University
M.A., Graduate Theological Union
A.B., Georgetown University

Lynn M. DeCapua, Professor of Psychology
Ph.D., M.S., Fordham University
B.A., Georgian Court University

Jennifer J. Edmonds, Professor of Business; Dean, School of Business and Digital Media
Ph.D., M.B.A., Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
B.S., University of Michigan

Cristina M. Ergunay, Information Literacy and Assessment Librarian (part time)
M.S., Columbia University
M.S.L.I.S., Drexel University
M.A., Teachers College of Columbia University
B.A., Bryn Mawr College

Lisa A. Festa, Associate Professor of Art History
Ph.D., M.A., Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
B.A., Douglass College

Susan E.O. Field, Professor of Psychology
Ph.D., A.M., Harvard University
A.B., Washington University

Kathryn E. Fleming, Professor-in-Residence; Assistant Dean, GCU–Hackensack Meridian Health School of Nursing
Ph.D., M.S., Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
B.S., Thomas Edison State College
A.A.S., Ocean County College

John Foglia, Assistant Librarian, Systems and Emerging Technologies
M.L.S., Drexel University
B.A., Thomas Edison State University
A.A., Ocean County College

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Claire B. Gallagher, Professor of Education
Ed.D., University of Pittsburgh
M.A.T., Monmouth University
M.Arch., Carnegie Mellon University
B.S., University of Tampa

Stephen H. Genco, Assistant Professor of Administration and Leadership
Ed.D., Rowan University
M.A., M.A., Georgian Court College
B.S., West Virginia University

Joseph F. Gower, Professor of Theology and Religious Studies
Ph.D., University of Notre Dame
A.B., University of Scranton

Michael F. Gross, Professor of Biology; Associate Provost for Academic Program Development; Director of the Arboretum
Ph.D., University of Delaware
B.S., Lebanon Valley College

Joan Harvey, Lecturer in Nursing
D.N.P., University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
M.S.N., Kean University
B.S., Bloomfield College

Sherritta Hughes, Assistant Professor of Psychology
Ph.D., The Chicago School of Professional Psychology
M.S., Alabama Agricultural and Mechanical University
B.S., Morgan State University Agricultural and Mechanical University

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James Joseph, Visiting Instructor of Social Work at Rowan College of South Jersey Program (part time)
D.S.W., University of Pennsylvania
M.S.W., Columbia University
M.S., Bank Street College of Education
B.A., New York University

Corey Katz, Assistant Professor of Philosophy
Ph.D., Saint Louis University
M.A., University of Western Ontario
B.A., University of Toronto

Jessica Keene, Assistant Professor of History
M.A., Johns Hopkins University
M.A., University of Maryland, Baltimore County
B.A., Christopher Newport University

Karen J. Kelly, Assistant Professor of Psychology
Ph.D., M.A., Columbia University
M.A., Montclair State University
B.A., Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

Jonathan Kim-Reuter, Associate Professor of Philosophy
Ph.D., M.A., New School for Social Research
M.A., B.A., Kent State University

Anna King, Associate Professor of Criminal Justice
Ph.D., Cambridge University, UK
M.A., SUNY, Albany
B.A., Clark University

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Prasad S. Lakkaraju, Professor of Chemistry
Ph.D., Indian Institute of Technology
B.Sc., Andhra University

Patricia A. Lorusso, Clinical Faculty (Education)
M.A., Georgian Court College
B.A., Kean University

Amuhelang Magaya, Associate Professor of Education; Acting Dean, School of Education; Associate Dean, School of Education
Ph.D., M.S., Southern Illinois University
B.A., University of Zimbabwe

Lindiwe Magaya, Associate Professor of Education
Ph.D., M.S., Southern Illinois University
B.S., University of Zimbabwe

Megan Mazarick, Assistant Professor of Dance
M.F.A., Temple University
B.F.A., University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Russell C. McDonald, Associate Professor of English; Director of the University Honors Program
Ph.D., M.A., University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
B.A., University of Washington, Seattle

Joseph M. Monahan, Professor of Business
Ph.D., New York University
M.A., B.A., Adelphi University

Parvathi S. Murthy, Professor of Chemistry; Director of the General Education Program
Ph.D., Indian Institute of Science
M.S., B.S., University of Bangalore, India

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Sarita Nemani, Professor of Mathematics
Ph.D., University of New Brunswick, Canada
M.Phil., Indian Institute of Technology
M.S., B.S., University of Bombay

Cynthia C. Ninivaggi, Associate Professor of Anthropology; Coordinator of the Women’s Studies Program
Ph.D., Temple University
B.A., University of North Carolina–Greensboro

Lori Nixon, Assistant Professor of Psychology
Ph.D., Barry University
M.A., B.A., Monmouth University

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Susan L. O'Hara, Professor of English
Ph.D., M.A., Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
B.A., University of Pittsburgh

Bertram Okpokwasili, Professor of Business Administration
D.Eng’g.Sc., M.Sc., Columbia University
B.Sc., Yale University

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Jean Parry, Assistant Professor of Biology
Ph.D., Rutgers, The University of New Jersey
B.S., Drexel University

Michael Pawlish, Assistant Professor of Management
Ph.D., Montclair State University
M.S., Lund University
M.B.A., San Francisco State University
B.S., University of Rhode Island

Christopher J. Perrin, Associate Professor of Psychology
Ph.D., Ohio State University
M.S.E., B.A., Temple University

Evelyn S. Quinn, Associate Professor of Social Work
M.S.W., Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
M.Ed., Seton Hall University
B.A., Georgian Court University

Pamela J. Rader, Professor of English
Ph.D., M.A., University of Colorado
B.A., University of Delaware

Jaime A. Rivera, Assistant Professor of World Languages and Cultures; Director of Avanzando Program
Ph.D., M.A., Florida State University
M.S., Georgia Southern University
B.S., Universidad de Xalapa, Mexico

Gary M. Schmidt, Assistant Librarian, Collection Services and Electronic Resources
M.A.L.S., Thomas Edison State University
M.L.I.S., Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
B.A., Ramapo College

Judith Schubert, RSM, Professor of Theology and Religious Studies
Ph.D., Fordham University
M.A., Providence College
B.A., Georgian Court University

Matthew Sheridan, Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice (part time)
Ed.D., Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
M.A., Montclair University
B.A., Richard Stockton State College

Maryann Smorra, Professor of Education
Ed.D., Ed.M., Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
B.S., Monmouth College

Christine Stevenson, Interim Outreach and Engagement Librarian
B.A., Georgian Court University

MaryEllen Strozak, Assistant Professor of Nursing (PT)
M.S., Rutgers University, Newark
B.S., The College of New Jersey

Anne E. Tabor-Morris, Professor of Physics; Director of Georgian Court University NASA Science Outreach
Ph.D., University of Notre Dame
B.S., Lehigh University

Heather Tacovsky, Assistant Professor of Psychology
Psy.D., Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
M.A., Georgian Court University
B.A., Albright College

Christopher T. Trigani, Professor of Psychology
Ph.D., M.S., Fordham University
B.A., Georgian Court University

Denise E. Van Sant - Smith, Assistant Professor of Nursing
Ph.D., Duquesne University
M.S.N., B.S.N., Kean University
B.A., Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
A.A.S., Ocean County College

Janice Warner, Professor of Business Administration; Provost
Ph.D., Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
M.B.A., Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
M.S., Columbia University
B.S., Columbia University

Kristen Wedlock, Assistant Professor of Writing
M.F.A., Naropa University
B.S., Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

Barbara A. Williams, RSM, President Emerita; Assistant Librarian and Archivist (part-time)
M.A., Manhattan College
M.L.S., Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
B.A., Georgian Court University

Louise S. Wootton, Professor of Biology; Director of the Sustainability Program
Ph.D., University of Maryland
M.S., University of British Columbia
B.S., Arcadia University

Michael Wortley, Assistant Professor of Exercise Science
Ph.D., M.S., The University of Tennessee, Knoxville
B.S., Johns Hopkins University

Theresa A. Wurmser, Professor-in-Residence; Dean, GCU–Hackensack Meridian Health School of Nursing
Ph.D., Adelphi University
M.P.H., Columbia University
B.S.N., Adelphi University