Feb 29, 2024  
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog

College Organization


   

Presidents

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1867-1886 James Thomas Ward, D.D.
1886-1920 Thomas Hamilton Lewis
  A.B., A.M., D.D., LL.D.
1920-1935 Albert Norman Ward
  A.B., A.M., D.D., LL.D.
1935-1947 Fred Garrigus Holloway
  A.B., B.D., D.D., LL.D., L.H.D.
1947-1972 Lowell Skinner Ensor
  B.A., B.D., D.D., L.H.D., LL.D.
1972-1984 Ralph Candler John
  B.A., S.T.B., S.T.M., Ph.D., L.H.D., Litt.D., D.H.L.
1984-2000 Robert Hunter Chambers III
  A.B., B.D., Ph.D.
2000-2010 Joan Develin Coley
  A.B., M.Ed., Ph.D., L.H.D., LL.D.
2010-2021 Roger N. Casey
  B.A., M.A., Ph.D., L.H.D.
2021- Julia I. Jasken
  B.A., M.A., Ph.D.

Chair of the Board

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1868-1892 John Smith, Esq.
1892-1897 The Reverend James Thomas Ward
  D.D.
1897-1913 Joshua Webster Hering
  A.M., M.D., LL.D.
1914-1918 Charles Billingslea
  D.D.S.
1919-1922 Elias Oliver Grimes, Esq.
1922-1928 The Reverend Francis T. Little
  D.D.
1929-1949 The Bishop James Henry Straughn
  B.A., D.D., LL.D.
1949-1963 Franklin Murray Benson
  B.A., LL.B., LL.D.
1963-1968 Brigadier General Robert Joshua Gill
  B.A., LL.B., LL.D.
1968-1971 Joshua Weldon Miles
  B.A., LL.B., LL.D.
1971-1982 Wilbur Day Preston, Jr.
  B.A., J.D., D.C.L.
1982-1986 Robert Edwin Bricker
  B.A., LL.D.
1986-1991 William Sorrell Keigler
  B.S., L.H.D.
1991-1996 Millard Lee Rice
  B.A., Sc.D.
1996-2007 James Irvin Melhorn
  A.B., M.Div., D.B.A.
2007-2019 Martin K.P. Hill
  L.H.D.
2019-2021 Lieutenant General (ret.) Otto J. Guenther
  B.A.
2021- Bruce H. Preston
  B.A.
 

Board of Trustees

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Date in parentheses indicates year of election to the Board of Trustees. City and state indicate place of residence.
 
Charles A. Boehlke, Jr. ‘78 (2015)  

Executive Vice President & CFO (ret.), MSC Industrial Direct
Hunt Valley, Maryland

 
Mark W. Carter ‘86 (2022)  

             CEO, President, Up To Date Laundry Inc.
             Glenelg, Maryland

 
Randy M. Day ‘77 (2017)  

            C.E.O., Perdue Farms
            Salisbury, Maryland

 
Eric Dezenhall (2015)  

            CEO, Dezenhall Resources, Ltd.
            Bethesda, Maryland

 
Mary Lynn Durham ‘70 (2003)  

Lawyer, Mary Lynn Durham LPA Co.
Shaker Heights, Ohio

 
James Francis ‘84 (2014)

President, CEO, Trustee, Chesapeake Lodging Trust
Kamas, Utah

 
Ralph O. Frith ‘84 (2007)  

Regional Manager, United Industries (ret.)
Woodbine, Maryland

 
Darrell Guyton ‘87 (2016)  

             Vice President, Specialty Contracts Group, Morgan Keller Inc.
             Woodsboro, Maryland

 
Martin K. P. Hill L.H.D. (1993)  

President, Woodhaven Building and Development, Inc.
Manchester, Maryland

 
Samuel E. Hopkins ‘80 (2016)  

             Director of Scientific Affairs, Asklepios BioPharmaceutical Inc.
             Raleigh, North Carolina

 
Steven D. Kesler (1997)  

Chief Investment Officer, Chesapeake Realty Partners
Reisterstown, Maryland

 
Marjorie R. Kimble, M.Ed. ‘86 (2007)  

Media Specialist (ret.), Carroll County Public Schools
Westminster, Maryland

 
Karen Lamont ‘81 (2019)  

            Vice President, Kalas Golf
            Durham, North Carolina

 
Keith Lawson ‘79 (2023)  

Deputy General Counsel, Investment Company Institute
Bethesda, Maryland

 
James E. Lightner 59; Litt.D. ‘17 (hon.) (2010)

            Professor of Mathematics Emeritus and College Historian
            Westminster, Maryland

 
Millard Mazer ‘83 (2023)  

             Periodontist, Canton Dental Associates
             Lutherville, Maryland

 
Julie Lucas ‘95 (2013)  

             Vice President for Resource Development, MIT
             Cambridge, Massachusetts

 
Jill Mennicken ‘81  

            Senior Director of Business Development (ret.), Forrest Solutions
            Laurel, New York

 
Albert J. Mezzanotte, Jr. ‘78 (1997)  

Partner, Whiteford, Taylor & Preston L.L.P.
Annapolis, Maryland

 
Virginia Ace Miller ‘76 (2018)  

             McDonalds Franchisee (ret.)
             Fort Myers, Florida

 
Charles E. Moore, Jr. ‘71 (1993)  

CFO, Caspian International
Annapolis, Maryland

 
David K. Moskowitz ‘80 (2018)  

              Senior Advisor and Director, DISH Network Corporation
              Pompano Beach, Florida

 
Christopher Newman 88 (2009)  

Head of Institutional Client Service - North America, T. Rowe Price
Cockeysville, Maryland

 
Bruce H. Preston ‘75 (1995)  

Preston Realty, LLC
Baltimore, Maryland

 
William M. Rodgers, III (2019)  

            Professor of Public Policy, Rutgers University
            Hopewell, New Jersey

 
Deborah Seidel ‘84 (2023)  

            Westminster, Maryland

 
Barbara Payne Shelton 70 (2009)  

Educational Consultant/Professor, Early Childhood Educational Consultants, LLC
Towson, Maryland

 
Aaron Slaughter ‘10 (2021)  

             Senior Manager, Withum
             Silver Spring, Maryland

 
Susan Stevenson ‘85 (2020)  

             Executive Director, Novartis Institutes for Biomedical Research
             Ashland, Massachusetts

 
Partrick M. Stokes ‘90 (2019)  

              President and CEO, Sage Brothers Holdings
              Martinsville, New Jersey

 
Mark A. Stuart, M.S. ‘94 (2018)  

              President and CEO, The San Diego Foundation
              San Diego, California

 
Barbara A. Thomas ‘70 (2005)  

Global Village Manager, Habitat for Humanity, International
Beaufort, South Carolina

 
Anne M. Vose ‘66 (2018)  

              President, Weatherbee Company
              Edgartown, Massachusetts

 
James H. Yates, Jr. ‘72 (2003)  

President/CEO, N.H. Yates & Company, Inc.
Phoenix, Maryland

 
Carroll L. Yingling ‘68 (2012)      

             Senior Vice President, RBC Wealth Management
             Westminster, Maryland

     

Emeriti Trustees

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Carol A. Carter 69 (1993)  

             Managing Director, Bob Carter Companies
             Anna Maria, Florida

 
Philip G. Enstice 71 (2005)  

             Executive Vice President (ret.), PNC Bank
             Ellicott City, Maryland

 
J. Elizabeth Garraway LL.D. ‘84 (hon.) (2003)  

             President Emerita, Maryland Independent College and University Association
             Annapolis, Maryland

 
Kenneth R. Gill ‘61 (2002)  

             Managing Member, Deer Valley Corporate Center
             Sanibel, Florida         

 
Kevin F. Hanley ‘72 (1993)  

             Orthopedic Surgeon
             Davidsonville, Maryland

 
William S. Keigler, L.H.D. ‘91 (hon.) (1979)  

President (ret.), The C. M. Kemp Mfg. Company
Naples, Florida

 
Carolyn P. Landis (1993)  

Managing Member, Catalyst Partners, LLC
Princeton, New Jersey

 
Diane Rehm, D. Journ. 92 (hon.) (1993)  

             Host and Executive Producer, The Diane Rehm Show
             Washington, D.C.

 
M. Lee Rice ‘48; Sc.D. ‘83 (hon.) (1979)  

Business Consultant
Westminster, Maryland

 
Carolyn L. Scott, B.A. ‘67; M.L.A. ‘76 (1996)

             Journalist (ret.)
             Westminster, Maryland

Dolores J. Snyder, M.Ed. ‘63; L.H.D. ‘89 (hon) (1980)

             Educator (ret.)
            Westminster, Maryland

Constance M. Unseld (1999)

              Educational Director, Unselds’ School
              Baltimore, Maryland

George F. Varga 61; H.H.D. 92 (hon.) (1988)

Former President and CEO, Tungram Co., Ltd.
Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts

Michael Weinblatt ‘71 (1993)

            Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Director of Clinical Rheumatology, Brigham & Women’s Hospital
            Waban, Massachusetts

William J. Westervelt, Jr. ‘71 (2002)

             Partner, Ashby Point Capital
             Arnold, Maryland

Leslie A. Wiley (1999)

            President, TYL Associates
            Washington, D.C.

Honorary Trustees

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Richard D. Adams (1996)
            Senior Vice President (ret.), PNC Bank
            Severna Park, Maryland

Alexander Koundourakis ‘93 (hon.) (2012)
            Partner, Gracie Capital LP
            Manhasset, New York

Sharon F. Manning ‘65; L.H.D. ‘79 (hon.) (2006)
            Owner, Hambleton Inn
            St. Michaels, Maryland

Richard W. Palmer (2018)
            Palm Beach, Florida 

Officers of the Board

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Chair: Bruce H. Preston ‘75
Chair Emeriti: William Keigler, Lee Rice ‘48, James Melhorn, Martin K.P. Hill
Vice Chair: Ralph Frith ‘84
Secretary: Erin Benevento ‘15
Treasurer: Julie Fisher
Asst. Secretary: Andrea Phillips ‘04

Alumni Visitors to the Board

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President: James Martin

President Emeritus: Lindsay Browning

Executive Secretary: TBD

Faculty Visitors to the Board

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Randy Morrison, Professor of Biology (2026)

Mary Bendel-Simso, Professor of English (2024)

Martine Morard-Noar, Professor of French (2025)

Administration

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President, Julia I. Jasken
Provost, Flavius R. W. Lilly
Executive Vice President for Constituent Engagement, Janelle Holmboe
Vice President for Institutional Advancement, David Sears
Vice President for Administration and Finance, Eric Simon

Academic Life

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Wendy Morris, Dean of Faculty
B.A., Williams College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Virginia

Christine Moran, Associate Vice President of Student Success
B.A., M.A., La Salle University; Ph.D., Temple University

Amy C. McNichols, Director of the Global Fellows Program
B.A., University of Scranton; M.A., M.A.T., Binghamton University; Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Rebecca L. Carpenter, Director of First-Year Seminar Program
B.A., Amherst College; Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley

Corey Wronski, Director of the Honors Program
B.A., Goucher College; M.A., Georgetown University; M.A., Ph.D., Cornell University

Alexander Champoux-Crowley, Director of First-Year Composition
B.S., Trinity College; M.A., The University of Maine, Orono; Ph.D., The University of Minnesota, Twin Cities

Lisa Lebo, Associate Director of First-Year Experience and Transition Programs
B.A., McDaniel College; M.S., Walden University

Gilbert G. Lensbower, Coordinator of Interpreting Service/Staff Interpreter
A.A., Southwest Institute of Healing

Chanda Long, Associate Dean of Student Academic Life
B.A., M.A., Michigan State University

Nicole Grimes, Associate Dean of Student Support
B.A., Townson University; M.B.A., Walden University

Jenna Barth, Academic Life Counselor
B.A., McDaniel College

Kara Pereira, Academic Life Specialist
B.S., University of Maryland Baltimore County

Regis Gilchrist, ASL Lab Manager 

Administration and Finance

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Eric A. Simon, Vice President, Administration and Finance
B.S., M.A., Eastern Michigan University; M.B.A., Kennesaw State University

Julie M. Fisher, Controller
B.S., Mount Saint Mary’s University

Kimberly A. Seeley, Director of Financial Planning & Budget/Assistant Treasurer
B.S., Towson University

Mahmuda Khatun, Senior Accountant
B.Sc., King’s College, University of London

Stacey Tracey, Assistant Comptroller
B.S., M.S., Stevenson University

Cynthia Ward, Executive Assistant to the Vice President for Finance & Administration
A.A., Community College of Baltimore

Andrew Cunninham, Director of Financial Planning & Budget/Assistant Treasurer
B.S., Salisbury University

Ethan Harden, Director of Environmental Health and Safety
B.A., M.S., McDaniel College

Admissions

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Janelle Holmboe, Executive Vice President for Constituent Engagement
B.A., University of Southern California; M.B.A., George Fox University

Heidi M. Reigel, Associate Vice President of Constituent Engagement
B.A., McDaniel College

Jill R. Centofanti, Dean of Admissions
B.S., Stevenson University

Steph Stahler, Senior Associate Director of Admissions
B.A., Washington College

Kim Baumgardner, Assistant Director of Admissions Operations

Crystal Perry, Assistant Director of Graduate Enrollment Management
B.A., M.S., McDaniel College

Kelsey Kirkman, Assistant Director of Admissions
B.A., McDaniel College

Katherine Ridgway, Assistant Director of Admissions 
B.A., McDaniel College

Peter A. Hoblitzell III, Director of Enrollment Systems Operations
B.A., Hampden Sydney College

Melissa Longest, Admissions Slate & Technical Support Specialist 
B.S., Stevenson University

Natasha Brandstatter, Slate System Administrator
B.A., Colorado State University Pueblo; M.A., University of Denver

Kelly Ann Palm, Admissions Counselor
B.A., Mount Saint Mary’s University

Madeline Kaplan, Admissions Counselor
B.A., Willamette University

Jamie LeVee, Transfer Admissions Counselor
B.S., Towson University

Chad Koontz, Admissions Counselor
B.S., Mount Saint Mary’s University

Shannon Leister, Admissions Counselor
B.A., Westfield State College; M.S., McDaniel College

Colin Hoover, Graduate Admissions Counselor
B.S., Towson University; M.Div., Emmanuel Christian Seminary

Caroline King, Admissions Event Manager
B.S., Susquehanna University

Kelly McKenna, Administrative Assistant to the Vice President

Advancement Engagement

Connie Sgarlata, Director of Advancement Engagement
B.A., Indiana University of Pennsylvania; M.S.W., University of Maryland

Colleen Lucas, Director of Stewardship and Advancement Operations
A.A., Carroll Community College; B.S., University of Maryland

Advancement Services

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Colleen Jones, Executive Director of Advancement Services

Kristin Lister, Director of Prospect Research
B.A., McDaniel College

Katherine Patton, Gift Services and Accounting Manager
B.A., Messiah College

Steven Carney, Research Analyst
B.A., McDaniel College

Michelle Picket, Director of Data Administration
B.A., Flagler College; M.S., McDaniel College

Heather Panagakos, Data Manager

Alumni and Parent Engagement

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Jordyn Border, Alumni Engagement Specialist
B.S., M.S., Shippensburg University

Janice Hartlieb, Alumni Engagement Support Specialist
B.S., Towson University

Melissa Dubs, Event & Communications Specialist 
B.A., York College of Pennsylvania

Athletics

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Adam E. Hertz, Director of Athletics 
B.A., University of Redlands; M.Ed., Temple University

Jason Eichelberger, Director of Sports Information
B.A., Randolph-Macon College

Lucas Dumars, Assistant Director of Athletic Communication
B.S., James Madison University, M.S., Lock Haven University

Alexis Watson, Associate Director of Athletics
B.A., M.S., Mount Saint Mary’s University

Jeremy Shephard, Assistant Director of Athletics
B.S., Ohio Northern University

Philip D. Smith, Head Softball Coach
B.A., Pfeiffer University

Stephen Corrieri, Coordinator Intramurals and Recreation and Head Coach, Men’s Soccer
B.A., Wolverhamton University

Kristin M. Ramey, Coach/Lecturer and Head Coach, Women’s Lacrosse
B.A., McDaniel College

Kevin J. Curley, Lecturer and Head Coach, Men’s Basketball
B.S., Penn State University; M.S., West Virginia University

Kati Nearhouse, Head Coach, Field Hockey
B.A., M.S., Syracuse University

Douglas Renner, Coach Lecturer and Head Coach, Cross Country
B.A., McDaniel College

Christin Gowan, Coach Lecturer and Head Coach, Women’s Basketball
B.A., California State University, Stanislaus; M.A., University of Concordia, Irvine

James M. Carone, Head Coach, Baseball
B.S., Monmouth University

Jennifer Feldman, Coach Lecturer and Head Coach Volleyball
B.A., Saint Mary’s College of Maryland

Margaret Berigan, Assistant Coach, Women’s Basketball
B.A., Carthage College; M.S., University of Indianapolis

Anthony Felitti, Assistant Coach, Baseball
B.S., Shippensburg University

Michael Scott, Assistant Coach, Women’s Soccer
B.S., UMBC; M.S., McDaniel College

Brittany Lang, Assistant Coach, Track & Field and Cross Country

Carson Garvis, Assistant Coach, Men’s Basketball
B.A., Pennsylvania a College of Technology

Nathan Babcock, Assistant Coach, Men’s Lacrosse
B.A., St. Mary’s College of Maryland

David Sartin, Assistant Coach, Football
B.A., Mount Union College

Davon Johnson, Assistant Coach, Football
B.S., Wagner College

Matthew Diniak, Assistant Coach, Football
B.S., Grand Valley State University

Lauren Godde, Equipment and Event Operation Manager
B.A., California State University Stanislaus

Catharine A. Behrenshausen, Assistant Athletic Trainer
B.S., East Stroudsburg University; M.S., California University of Pennsylvania

Lauren Szerencsits, Assistant Trainer
B.S., Long Island University

Head Coaches

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Baseball, James M. Carone
Basketball (Men’s), Kevin J. Curley
Basketball (Women’s), Christin Gowan
Cross Country, Douglas J. Renner
Field Hockey, Kati Nearhouse
Football, David Sartin (Interim)
Golf (Men’s), J. Scott Moyer
Golf (Women’s), Michael C. Diehl
Lacrosse Women’s), Kristin M. Ramey
Soccer (Men’s), Stephen J. Corrieri
Soccer (Women’s), Sandra D. Lagana Bly
Softball, Philip D. Smith
Volleyball, Jennifer Feldman
Wrestling, Mason Goretsas

Biology

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Heather Burley, Lecturer/Biology Lab Coordinator
B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University

Sean Wellman, Biology Lab Manager
B.S., St. Mary’s College of Maryland

Bookstore

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Martina Fine, Manager, Book Store

TBA, Assistant Manager, Book Store

Bursar’s Office

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Pat A. Tyler, Bursar

Cathy Boyd, Assistant Bursar
B.S., University of Maryland, College Park

Juanita Flora, Student Accounts Specialist

Campus Life

 

Elizabeth S. Towle, Dean of Student Affairs
B.A., Assumption College; M.A., University of Vermont

Catherine M. Gunther, Executive Secretary

Campus Safety

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Eric Immler, Director

Kurt Dutton, Deputy Director of Campus Safety
B.S., University of Maryland; J.D., University of Baltimore

Center for Experience and Opportunity

Melvin Brennan, Executive Director of CEO
B.A., McDaniel College; Ph.D., University of Stirling

Daniel Dehollander, Associate Director of Career Development
B.A., SUNY College Geneseo; M.S., University of Arizona

Timothy McKenzie, Associate Director of Community Engagement
B.A., Saint Vincent College; M.S., Notre Dame of Maryland University

Joanna Hamburg, Assistant Director for Student Development
B.A., McDaniel College

Chemistry

 
Victoria Isley, Chemistry Lab Manager
B.S., Massiah College
 

Communications & Marketing

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Janelle Holmboe, Executive Vice President for Constituent Engagement
B.A., University of Southern California; M.B.A., George Fox University

Cheryl L. Knauer, Director of Media Relations
B.A., La Salle University

Jamie Leinauer, Director of Creative Design and Production Services
B.F.A., Frostburg State University

Lindsay Sherman, Senior Editor and Writer
B.A., Elon University

Kelli Brill, Marketing Project Manager
B.A., McDaniel College

Tara Dunsmore, Website Manager
A.A., Delaware Technical & Community College; B.S., Mt. St. Mary’s University

Katie Grim, Graphic Designer I
B.A., Susquehanna University

Samantha Arellano, Graphic Designer II
B.F.A., Maryland Institute College of Art

Caitlin Wilson, Editorial & Marketing Content Specialist
B.A., University of Maryland; M.A., Virginia Commonwealth University

Conference & Auxiliary Services

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Mary Jo Colbert, Director
B.S., Erskine College; M.S., McDaniel College

Valerie S. Royer, Assistant Director of Conference, Camp & Event Services
B.S., Virginia Wesleyan College

Terry H. Page, Events Scheduling Manager

Development

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Lawrence R. Junkin, Senior Associate Vice President of Institutional Advancement
B.A., The College of Wooster; M.S., McDaniel College

Christina Goodman, Executive Director of Advancement Engagement
B.A., Pennsylvania State University

Kathleen Green, Director of Major Gifts and Reunion Giving
B.S., York College of Pennsylvania

Justin Forget, Director of Annual Giving
B.S., Shippensburg University

Meagan McLaughlin, Assistant Director of Annual Giving
B.A., McDaniel College

Anthony Hankins, Assistant Director of Annual Giving
B.A., Pennsylvania State University

Christina Goodman, Executive Director of Corporate and Foundation Relations
B.A., Pennsylvania State University

Robert Turning, Director of Athletic Development
B.S., The University of Akron; M.S., Eastern Illinois University

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

Richard Smith, Associate Provost for Equity and Belonging
B.A., McDaniel College; Ph.D., Temple University

Felicia Ellzy, Director of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
B.A., M.Ed., Bloomsburg University

Alina Philip, Assistant Director Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
B.A., McDaniel College

Education

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Robin Townsend, Coordinator of Teacher Professional Development
B.A., M.Ed., McDaniel College

Deborah Piper, Lead Teacher Academy Grant project Director
B.A., UMBC; M.A., University of Maryland

Building and Grounds

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John Letos, Director of Physical Plant
B.S., Washington State University; M.S., Johns Hopkins University

Michael Lueking, Director of Grounds
B.S., M.B.A., University of Maryland

Darla Schultz, Director of Building Operations and Maintenance
B.A. Hood College

Financial Aid

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Janelle Holmboe, Executive Vice President for Constituent Engagement
B.A., University of Southern California; M.B.A., George Fox University

Kemia Himon, Director of Financial Aid
B.S., Philander Smith College; M.A., Webster University

Destiny Guerrero, Senior Associate Director of Financial Aid
B.A., M.A., William Patterson University

Alexandra Sands, Financial Aid Specialist
B.S., McDaniel College

Makenzie Elliott, Financial Aid Counselor
B.S., McDaniel College

Graduate & Professional Studies

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Vickie Mazer, Dean of Graduate & Professional Studies
B.S., M.S., West Virginia University; Ed.D., Frostburg State University

Elizabeth M. Aitken, Area Coordinator, Curriculum & Instruction
B.A., B.S., Ph.D., University of Maryland; M.Ed., Regent University

Margaret Pfaff, Area Coordinator, Curriculum and Instruction
B.A., Towson University; M.S., McDaniel College; Ed.D., University of Maryland College Park

Steven Johnson, Area Coordinator, Curriculum and Instruction
B.A., McDaniel College; M.A., Towson University

Andrew T. Barshinger, Academic Advisor, Marketing Specialist & Howard County Cohort Liaison
B.S., University of Maryland; M.S., Loyola College

Kevin McIntyre, Coordinator, Data Analytics, The Ethan A. Seidel Chair in Economics and Business Administration and Professor of Economics and Business Administration
B.A., Grinnell College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Virginia

John Sangiovanni, Coordinator, Elementary Mathematics Instructional Leader
B.S., M.Ed., Frostburg State University

Sharon Bowers, Coordinator, Elementary STEM Instructional Leader
B.A., M.Ed., McDaniel College; Ed.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Margaret Kulow, Coordinator, Equity & Excellence in Education, Culturally Proficient Teaching
B.F.A., M.A., Syracuse University; M.S., McDaniel College

Daniel Anderson, Coordinator, Gerontology; Director, The Center for the Study of Aging
B.S., University of Miami; M.S., University of Florida; M.S., Ph.D., University of Maryland

Julie Develin, Coordinator, Human Resources Development
B.A., M.S., McDaniel College

Matthew Ramsey, Laurence J. Adams Distinguished Chair in Special Education and Coordinator, Graduate Human Services Management Program
B.A., M.A., Benedictine College; M.S., Emporia State University; Ph.D., University of Kansas

Laura Doolan, Coordinator, Master of Liberal Arts
B.A., James Madison University; M.Ed., University of Virginia

Lisa Buckler, Coordinator, Reading Specialist: Literacy Leadership Program
B.A., Hood College; M.S., McDaniel College

Ramona (Mona) Kerby, Coordinator, School Librarianship, Learning Technology Specialist, Writing for Children & Young Adults
B.A., Texas Wesleyan University; M.Ed., Texas Christian University; M.L.S., Ph.D., Texas Woman’s University

Robin E. Townsend, Coordinator, Teacher Professional Development
B.S., M.S., McDaniel College

Derek Lewis, Coordinator, TESOL
B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Maryland Baltimore County

Hannah N. Schapiro, Director of GPS Operations and Student Servies
B.A., York College of Pennsylvania

Melody Tootoonchi, GPS Office & Special Projects Manager
B.A., Frostburg State University

Matthew Wright, GPS Operations Manager
B.A., Pennsylvania State University

Human Resources

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Jennifer L. Glennon, Associate Vice President for Administration
B.S., York College of Pennsylvania; M.S., McDaniel College

Rose Mercier, Director of Human Resources
B.A., Florida Atlantic University; M.S., McDaniel College

Amanda Blankenship, Benefits and Employment Manager
B.A., High Point University; M.A., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University; M.S., McDaniel College

April Tuggle, Human Resources Generalist & GPS Liaison
B.S., Elizabethtown College; M.S., McDaniel College

Cynthia Gordon, Payroll and Accounts Payable Manager
B.S., Strayer University

Leslie Krebs-White, Title IX Coordinator
B.A., Towson University; M.S., University of Baltimore

Institutional Advancement

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David Sears, Vice President of Institutional Advancement
B.S., Georgetown University; M.S., University of Maryland Baltimore County; M.B.A., Mount Saint Mary’s University

Carolyn Salazar, Associate Vice President and Director of Development
B.A., Iona College; M.S., PhD., St. John’s University

Denise McVerry, Executive Assistant to the vice President for Institutional Advancement

International Programs

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Amy C. McNichols, Director of Global Fellows
B.A., University of Scranton; M.A., M.A.T., Binghamton University; Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Joan Liptrot, Director of International and Off-Campus Programs
B.S., East Stroudsburg University

Instructional Technology

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Steve A. Kerby, Director of Instructional Technology
B.A., Texas Wesleyan University; M.S., University of Maryland University College

Alissa Harrington, Senior Instructional Designer
B.S., Towson University

Shelby Conover, Instructional Design Coordinator
B.A., McDaniel College

Library

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David Brennan, Director
B.A., Gannon University; M.L.S., University of Pittsburgh

Elizabeth Davidson, Head of Public Services, Associate Director
B.A., M.S., University of North Carolina

Gwen Coddington, College Archivist and Special Collections Librarian
B.A., College of Wooster; M.L.A., University of Maryland

Debbie Green, Library Administration Coordinator
A.A., Stevenson University

Loretta Spangler, Information Literacy Coordinator
B.S., Evangel University; M.L.I.S., University of Maryland

Peggy Klinge, Acquisitions Manager

Lorri Pickett, Cataloging and Processing Supervisor

Lisa M. Russell, Interlibrary Loan Supervisor
B.A., University of Maryland, Baltimore County; M.S.Ed., McDaniel College

Steph Crowell, Outreach & Evening Librarian
B.A., Duke University; M.S., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Marcey L. Jastrab, STEM, Instruction and Assessment Librarian
B.A., University of Maryland; M.L.I.S., Clarion University of Pennsylvania; M.Ed., Hood College

Yanhong Wang, Technical Services and E-Resources Librarian
B.A., Tianjin Normal University; M.L.I.S., University of Iowa

Arielle Baquol, Circulation and Reserves Manager
B.A., McDaniel College; M.A., Liberty University

Military Science

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Lieutenant Colonel Seth Hartmann, Administrator/Executive Officer

Post Office/Copy Center

Kenny Ditto, Manager, Printing and Mailing Services
B.A., M.S., McDaniel College

President’s Office

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Julia I. Jasken, President
B.A., College of St. Benedict; M.A., Northern Illinois University; Ph.D., Michigan Technological University

Erin Benevento, Chief of Staff/Secretary of the Board of Trustees & College
B.A., McDaniel College; M.A., Johns Hopkins University

Andrea Phillips, Associate Chief of Staff and Event Coordinator
B.A., McDaniel College; M.F.A., University of Baltimore

Provost’s Office

 

Flavius R. W. Lilly, Provost
B.S., Wright State University; M.S., Drexel University; M.A., Ph.D., UMBC

Robin N. Dewey, Director of Institutional Research & Sponsored Programs
A.A.S., Monroe Community College; B.S., University of Delaware; M.S., University of Rochester

Kriss D. Hann, Executive Assistant to the Provost

Walter M. Michael, Artist in Residence & Executive Director of Common Ground on the Hill
B.A., McDaniel College

Anthony Rosas, Technical Director for the Theatre Arts
B.A., McDaniel College; M.B.A., University of Baltimore; M.F.A., University of North Carolina

Purchasing

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Ellen Rugemer, Director of Purchasing and Receiving

Registrar

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Susan Fieldhouse, Registrar
B.A., Mars Hill University

Kathy Saghy, Assistant Registrar for Academic Operations
B.A., M.S., McDaniel College

Codi Day, Assistant Registrar for Degree Progress
B.S., Frostburg State University; M.S., University of Maryland University College

Residence Life

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Michael L. Robbins, Associate Dean of Students
B.A., M.A., Rutgers University

Nyambi Shannon, Associate Director of Residence Life
B.A., Queens College; M.S., North Carolina A&T State University

Derek Webber, Area Coordinator
B.A., McDaniel College; M.S., Illinois State University

Marcnoly Anozil, Area Coordinator
B.S., Washington Adventist University; M.A. Indiana University of Pennsylvania

Aaron White, Area Coordinator
B.A., McDaniel College

Student Accessibility and Support Services

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Melanie L. Conley, Director of Student Accessibility Support Services
B.A., M.S., McDaniel College

Kendra Heard, Associate Director/Coordinator of Special Programs
B.A., M.S., McDaniel College

Student Engagement

 

Amanda Gelber, Director of Student Engagement
B.A., Shippensburg University; M.A., Shepard University

Wellness Center

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Heidi M. Huber, Director of the Wellness Center
B.A., Duke University; M.S.W., Smith College School for Social Work

Jordan Butler, College Counselor/Program Outreach
B.S., Mount St. Mary’s University; M.S., McDaniel College

Natalie Williams, College Counselor
B.A., Notre Dame of Maryland; M.S., Loyola Maryland University

Laura R. Knox, College Counselor/Substance Abuse Prevention
B.A., M.S.W., University of Maryland

Jessica E. Luty-Kabrhel, College Counselor
B.A., University of North Carolina; M.S.W., Smith College

Emeriti

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The dates in parentheses following the listing of each person are the dates of first appointment and retirement. Persons are listed in order of retirement from the College.

Emeriti Staff

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Philip Robinson Sayre  

B.A., M.Ed., Ph.D. Vice President & Dean of Student Affairs Emeritus (1984-2006)

 
Joan Develin Coley

A.B., M.Ed., Ph.D., L.H.D., LL.D. President Emerita (1973-2010)

Jane Flickinger Sharpe

B.S., M.L.A. Associate Librarian Emerita (1970-2011)

 
Joyce E. Muller

B.S., Associate Vice President for Communications and Marketing Emerita (1979-2014)

Barbara Kashen

             B.A., M.S., Manager Payroll and Accounts Payable (1985-2018)

Kim Easterday

            B.A., Director of Athletic Operations Emerita (1976-2019)

Dana Plevyak

            Nurse Emerita (1998-2019)

Anna Thomas

            Executive Secretary Graduate and Professional Studies Emerita (1986-2020)

Lisa Breslin

            B.A., M.A., Associate Dean of Student Academic Life Emerita (1997-2020)

Sheila Deane

            Associate Registrar for Transfer Evaluation Emerita (1996-2020)

Patricia Hull

            Academic Secretary Emerita (1999-2020)

Ed Sell

            Director of Facilities Planning and Capital Projects Emeritus (1984-2021)

Art Wisner

            B.S., Director of Financial Services and Treasurer Emeritus (1987-2021)

Vicky Shaffer

            Vice President of Institutional Advancement Emerita (1990-2021)

Carolyn Boner

             B.S., M.A.T., Director, Math Placement Program Emerita (1997-2022)

M. Roxanne Brewer

             Supervisor of Cataloging Emerita (1986-2022)

Barbara L. Clinton

            B.A., M.L.A., Executive Assistant to the Executive Vice President/Provost Emerita (1999-2022)

Linda J. Garber

            B.S., Acquisitions Manager Emerita (1995-2022)

Mary Rasche

           Academic Secretary for Education Emerita (2000-2022)

Randi Shamer

           Directory of Graduate Operations Emerita (2000-2023)

 

Emeriti Faculty

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Julia Taylor Hitchcock  

B. Mus.Ed., B.Mus. Assistant Professor of Music Emerita (1960-1985)

 
David Ralston Cross  

B.A., M.A., Ph.D. Professor of Chemistry Emeritus (1964-1989)

 
George Theodore Bachmann, Jr.  

B.A., M.A., M.S.L.S. Associate Professor of Library Science & Librarian Emeritus (1971-1993)

 
Eleanor Nace Richwine  

B.S.Ed., M.S. Instructor of Library Science and Librarian Emerita (1970-1993)

 
Donald Robert Rabush  

B.A., M.Ed., Ed.D. Professor of Education Emeritus; Lawrence J. Adams Distinguished Chair in Special Education (1973-1995)

 
Harold Ray Stevens  

B.A., Ph.D. Professor of English Emeritus (1966-1997)

 
Richard Allen Clower  

B.A., M.S., Ed.D. Professor of Exercise Science & Physical Education Emeritus (1956-1998)

 
Cornelius Paul Darcy  

B.A., M.A., Ph.D. Professor of History Emeritus (1963-1998)

 
James Edward Lightner  

B.A., A.M., Ph.D. Professor of Mathematics Emeritus (1962-1998) and College Historian

 

Carol Jean Quinn

 

B.A., M.A., M.A. Associate Librarian Emerita (1972-1998)

 
Stephen Wheeler Colyer  

A.B., M.A., Ph.D. Associate Professor of Psychology Emeritus (1970-1999)

 
Joan Rita Weyers  

B.S., M.Ed. Assistant Professor of Exercise Science and Physical Education Emerita (1963-1999)

 
Richard W. Dillman  

B.E.S., M.S. Associate Professor of Communication Emeritus (1981-2001)

 
Harold David Neikirk  

A.B., M.A., M.L.S. Librarian Emeritus (1987-2002)

 
Howard Bernard Orenstein  

B.A., M.A., Ph.D. Associate Professor of Psychology Emeritus (1971-2002)

 
Nancy Baugh Palmer  

B.S., M.A. Senior Lecturer of English Emerita (1965-2002)

 
William Clinton Chase  

A.B., J.D., Ph.D. Associate Professor of History Emeritus (1981-2003)

 
Wasyl Palijczuk  

B.A., M.A., M.F.A. Professor of Art Emeritus (1967-2003)

 
Daniel Anthony Williams  

B.A., M.A., Ph.D. Associate Professor of Foreign Languages Emeritus (1972-2003)

 
Laurence Ching-Fang Wu  

B.A., M.A., Ph.D. Associate Professor of Philosophy & Religious Studies Emeritus (1976-2003)

 
Linda Ruth Eshleman  

B.S., M.A., Ph.D. Professor of Mathematics and Computer Science Emerita (1969-2005)

 
Robert Patrick Reed  

B.A., M.A., Ph.D. Associate Professor of History Emeritus (1989-2005)

 
Jack E. Clark  

B.S., M.S., Ph.D. Associate Professor of Mathematics and Computer Science Emeritus (1978-2005)

 
Robert W. Sapora  

B.A., M.A., Ph.D. Professor of English/Communication Emeritus (1971-2006)

 
Carol A. Fritz  

B.S., M.Ed., Ed.D. Professor of Exercise Science and Physical Education Emerita (1967-2007)

 
William G. Miller  

A.B., M.Div., Ph.D. Professor of Psychology Emeritus (1962-2007)

 
Colette M. Henriette  

M.A., Ph.D. Associate Professor of Foreign Languages Emerita (1990-2008)

 
Alexander G. Ober  

B.A., M.Ed., Ph.D. Professor of Exercise Science and Physical Education Emeritus (1969-2008)

 
Daniel K. Rees  

B.A., M.S.W., Ph.D. Professor of Social Work Emeritus (1975-2008)

 
Michael Mathison Brown  

            B.S., Ph.D. Professor of Biology Emeritus (1968-2010)

 
LeRoy Lad Panek  

            B.A., M.A., Ph.D. Professor of English Emeritus (1968-2010)

 
Louise Anne Paquin  

           B.A., Ph.D., Professor of Biology Emerita (1980-2011)

 
Joseph L. Carter, Jr.  

           B.A., M.B.A., Senior Lecturer in Business Administration Emeritus (1988-2012)

 
Wilbur Lee Long  

           B.S., Ph.D., Professor of Biology Emeritus (1973-2012)

 
Charles E. Neal

           B.A., M.A.,Ph.D., Professor of Political Science and International Studies Emeritus (1978-2014)

Francis Michael Fennell

           B.S., M.Ed., Ph.D., Professor of Education Emeritus (1976-2015)

Susan Matz Milstein

           B.S., M.Ed., M.B.A., Professor of Business Administration Emerita (1983-2015)

Richard Hilton Smith, Jr.

           B.S., Ph.D., Professor of Chemistry Emeritus (1971-2015)

Susan Ruddick Bloom

           B.F.A., M.F.A., Professor of Art Emeritus (1986-2016)

Theodore Evergates

           A.B., Ph.D., Professor of History Emeritus (1973-2016)

Esther Mildred Iglich

           B.A., M.S., Ph.D., Professor of Biology Emerita (1979-2016)

Sharon Craig

           B.A., M.S., Ed.D., Professor of Education Emerita (2000-2017)

John Lindsay Olsh

           B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Professor of Economics Emeritus (1980-2017)

Ira F. Domser

           B.A., M.F.A., Professor of Theatre Arts Emeritus (1981-2018)

Marilyn Kroeger-Smith

           B.A., M.S., Ph.D., Associate Professor of Chemistry Emerita (1998-2018)

Debra A. Miller

           B.S., M.Ed., Ph.D., Professor of Education Emerita (2000-2018)

David G. Seibert

           B.A., M.Ed., Senior Coach Lecturer and Head Baseball Coach Emeritus (1980-2018)

Margaret A. Boudreaux

           B.M., M.Mus., D.M.A., Professor of Music Emerita (1989-2019)

J. Richard Carpenter

           B.S., M.Ed., Ed.D., Professor of Kinesiology Emeritus (1969-2019)

Thomas George Deveny

           B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Professor of Spanish and Comparative Literature Emeritus (1978-2019)

Janet Medina

           B.A., M.S.Ed., M.S., Psy.D., Associate Professor of Education Emerita (2000-2019)

Ralene R. Mitschler

           B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Associate Professor of Biology Emerita (1996-2019)

Herbert Charles Smith

           B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Professor of Political Science and International Studies Emeritus (1973-2019)

Margaret Trader

           B.A., M.Ed., Ph.D., Associate Professor of Education Emerita (2001-2019)

   
Donna Evergates

           B.A., Ph.D., Professor of Foreign Languages and History Emerita (1987-2020)

Andria L. Hoffman

           B.S., M.S., Ed.D., Associate Professor of Kinesiology Emerita (2005-2020)

Eddy Laird

           B.A., M.S., M.A., Ph.D., Associate Professor of Education Emeritus (2000-2020)

Kathy Steele Mangan

           B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Professor of English Emerita (1977-2020)

Vasilis Pagonis

            B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Professor of Physics Emeritus (1986-2020)

Susan Clare Scott

            B.S., M.A., Ph.D., Professor of Art and Art History Emerita (2001-2020)

Robin Armstrong

            B.M., M.A., Ph.D., Associate Professor of Music Emerita (1995-2021)

Richard J. Claycombe

            B.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., Professor of Economics and Business Administration Emeritus (1981-2021)

Vera Jacoby

            Zwischenpruefung, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Philosophy Emerita (1996-2021)

David Kreider

            B.M., M.M., D.M.A., Senior Lecturer in Music Emeritus

Henry Reiff

            A.B., M.Ed., Ph.D., Professor of Education Emeritus (1989-2021)

Ethan A. Seidel

           B.A., M.B.A., Ph.D., Professor of Economics and Business Administration Emeritus (1969-2021)

Thomas M. Falkner

           A.B., M.A., Ph.D., Professor of Classics Emeritus (2004-2022)

Paul B. Miller

           B.A., B.S., M.A., Ph.D., Associate Professor of History Emeritus (1998-2022)

Suzanne Nida

           B.A., M.L.A., Senior Lecturer in English Emerita (1990-2022)

Julia L. Orza

           B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Associate Professor of Education Emerita (1995-2022)

David F. Petrie

           B.A., M.S., Lecturer in Kinesiology Emeritus (2008-2022)

Pamela Lynne Regis

           B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Professor of English Emerita (1984-2022)

Mark M. Rust

           B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Associate Professor of Education Emeritus (2003-2022)

William Padian Spence

           B.A., M.A., Senior Lecturer in English Emeritus (1985-2022)

Thomas James Zirpoli

           B.S., M.Ed., Ph.D., Laurence J. Adams Distinguished Chair in Special Education Emeritus (1996-2022)

Gregory D. Alles

           B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Professor of Religious Studies Emeritus (1987-2022)

Daria E. Buese

           B.S., M.A., Ph.D., Associate Dean of Graduate and Professional Studies Emerita (2007-2023)

Elizabeth van den Berg

           B.A., M.F.A., Professor of Theater Arts Emerita (1994-2023)

 
 

Endowed Chairs and Professorships

 

L. Stanley Bowlsbey Chair in Education and Graduate and Professional Studies - Ramona A. Kerby (2016)

John Desmond Kopp Professorship in the Sciences - Dana Ferraris (2020)

Joan Develin Coley Chair in Creative Expression and the Arts - Steven Pearson (2020)

Ethan A. Seidel Chair in Economics and Business Administration - Kevin McIntyre (2020)

Laurence J. Adams Distinguished Chair in Special Education - Matthew Ramsey (2022)

 
   

Faculty

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 Date in parentheses indicates first year of faculty service.

S. Farzad Ahmadi, Assistant Professor of Physics - Engineering
M.S., Sharif University of Technology; Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. (2022)

Elizabeth M. Aitken, Lecturer in Graduate and Professional Studies and Area Coordinator of Educational Foundations
B.A., B.S., Ph.D., University of Maryland, College Park; M.Ed., Regent University. (2014)

Jack D. Arnal, Professor of Psychology
B.S., Baldwin-Wallace College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Arkansas. (2009)

Marti Barrera, Lecturer in Spanish
B.S., Manuela Beltrán University (Columbia); M.S., Del Rosario University (Columbia). (2023)

Mary M. Bendel-Simso, Professor of English
B.A., The College of St. Catherine; M.A., Ph.D., The State University of New York at Binghamton. (1995)

Laura E. Bitto, Assistant Professor of Education/Mathematics
B.A., McDaniel College; M.A., Ph.D., The College of William and Mary. (2021)

Jillian Bjerke, Lecturer in History
B.S., M.S., Wake Forest University; M.A., Western Michigan University. (2021)

Daniel J. Boches, Assistant Professor of Political Science and International Studies
B.A., Temple University; M.A., University of New Hampshire; Ph.D. (ABD) University of Georgia. (2023)

Anouar Boukhars, Associate Professor of Political Science and International Studies
B.A., Ibn Tofail University (Morocco); M.A., Al Akhawayn University (Morocco);
Ph.D., Old Dominion University. (2010)

Richard M. Brett, Associate Professor of Communication
B.A., Carlton College; M.A., The University of Iowa;
M.F.A., The University of North Carolina at Greensboro. (2010)

Nigel Burdett, Senior Lecturer in Economics and Business Administration
B.S., University of Maryland College Park; M.S., The Johns Hopkins University. (2014)

Heather Burley, Senior Lecturer in Biology
B.A., M.S., Ph.D., The Pennsylvania State University. (2016)

Glenn G. Caldwell, Professor of Music
B.S., North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University; M.Ed., Rutgers University;
M.A., Ph.D., The Ohio State University. (1991)

María Elena Campero, Associate Professor of Spanish
Profesorado en Letras, Universidad Nacional de La Plata; M.A., Ph.D., University of Maryland, College Park. (2013)

Rebecca Carpenter, Professor of English
B.A., Amherst College; Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley. (1995)

Roger N. Casey, Professor of English 
B.S., Furman University; M.A., Ph.D., Florida State University. (2010)

Holly McCartney Chalk, Professor of Psychology
B.A., Wake Forest University; M.A., Ph.D., The Ohio State University. (2007)

Alexander Champoux-Crowley, Lecturer of English and Director of First-Year Composition
B.A., Trinity College; M.A., The University of Maine, Orono; Ph.D., The University of Minnesota, Twin Cities. (2022)

Debbie Colbert, Lecturer in American Sign Language
B.A., M.A., Gallaudet University. (2021)

Michelle A. Concepcion, Lecturer in GPS
B.A., Virgina Polytechnic Institute and State University; M.S., Johns Hopkins University. (2020)

Peter R. Craig, Associate Professor of Chemistry
B.S., B.Com., M.S., Ph.D., University of Auckland. (2006)

Kathryn E. Dobson, Associate Professor of English
B.S., Vanderbilt University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Maryland, College Park. (2003)

Kateryna Dovgan, Senior Lecturer in Art and Art History
B.A., Ukranian Republican Art Academy, M.F.A., Academy of Fine Arts and Architecture. (1999)

Xuejing Duan, Assistant Professor in Data Analytics
B.A., Zhengzhou University; M.A., The University of Akron; M.S., Ph.D., Virginia Tech University. (2021)

Lauren Dundes, Professor of Sociology
B.A., Stanford University; M.H.S., D.S., The Johns Hopkins University. (1996)

Kerry Anne Duvall, Associate Professor of Business Administration
B.S., Villanova University; M.S., University of Baltimore. (2014)

Elyzabeth W. Engle, Assistant Professor in Environmental Studies
B.S., Juniata College; M.S., Ph.D., The Pennsylvania State University. (2018)

Kyle Engler, Senior Lecturer in Music
B.Mus., M.Mus., Peabody Institute of The Johns Hopkins University. (1995)

Jonathan Epstein, Lecturer in Mathematics
B.A., Columbia University; M.S., Courant Institute of Mathematical Science, New York University; Ph.D., Dartmouth College. (2021)

Mohamed Esa, Professor of German, Arabic and Middle Eastern Studies
M.A., Ph.D., University of Heidelberg. (1994)

Qin Fang, Associate Professor of History
B.A., Anhui Normal University; M.A., Fudan University; Ph.D., University of Minnesota. (2008)

Stephen D. Feeley, Associate Professor of History
B.A., Davidson College; M.A., Ph.D., The College of William and Mary. (2005)

Dana Ferraris, John Desmond Kopp Professorship in the Sciences and Professor of Chemistry
B.A., Lafayette College; M.B.A., Ph.D., The Johns Hopkins University. (2015)

Vanessa Flora-Nakoski, Lecturer in English
B.A., University of Maryland, Baltimore County; M.A., University of Iowa. (2017)

Jessica L. Ford, Assistant Professor of Kinesiology
B.A., Catholic University of America; M.S., Ithaca College; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (2020)

Gené Fouché, Senior Lecturer in Theatre Arts
B.A., West Virginia University; M.F.A., Towson University. (2007)

Rebecca A. Gibson, Associate Professor of Education
B.A., Albright College; M.Ed., Towson University; Ph.D., University of Maryland. (2007)

Michele L. Gribben, Senior Lecturer in Mathematics
B.A., McDaniel College; M.S., University of Maryland, Baltimore County. (1998)

Francis Grice, Associate Professor of Political Science and International Studies
M.A., University of St. Andrews; M.S., University College London; Ph.D., King’s College London. (2015)

Spencer Hamblen, Professor of Mathematics
B.A., Amherst College; Ph.D., Cornell University. (2007)

Charles Herbold, Lecturer in American Sign Language
B.A., M.A., Gallaudet University. (2023)

Margaret Christie Hasse, Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies
B.S., Cedar Crest College; M.S., University of Pennsylvania; Ph.D., University of Delaware. (2020)

Kathi Hill, Lecturer in Sociology
B.A., McDaniel College; M.S., American School of Professional Psychology; J.D., University of Baltimore. (2019)

Lori Hockley, Lecturer in Business Administration and Coordinator of Business Internships
B.A., M.B.A., Mount St. Mary’s University; D.M., University of Maryland University College. (2021)

Stephanie Bettis Homan, Assistant Professor of Chemistry
B.S., Berry College; Ph.D., University of North Carolina. (2018)

Cheng Huang, Associate Professor of Biology
B.S., Fudan University; Ph.D., Washington University in St. Louis. (2012)

Chloe Irla, Associate Professor of Art and Art History
B.A., McDaniel College; M.F.A., Mt. Royal School of Art. (2016)

Julia Jasken, Professor of English and President
B.A., College of St. Benedict; M.A., Northern Illinois University; Ph.D., Michigan Technological University. (2003)

Hyunjae Jeon, Assistant Professor of Kinesiology
B.A., M.S., Yonsei University (South Korea); M.A., University of Nebraska at Omaha; Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Charlotte. (2023)

Steven M. Johnson, Lecturer and Area Coordinator for the Curriculum and Instruction Program
B.A., M.S., McDaniel College. (2020)

Shana Joslyn, Assistant Professor of Theatre Arts
B.A., M.F.A., Western Illinois University. (2020)

Ochieng’ O. K’Olewe, Associate Professor of Education and Coordinator, Graduate BEST and Secondary Education Program
B.S., Iowa State University; M.S., Northern Illinois University; Ed.D., West Virginia University. (1997)

Robert M. Kachur, Professor of English
B.A., University of Virginia; M.A., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin. (1998)

Nicholas E. Kahn, Associate Professor of Economics
B.S., College of Charleston; Ph.D., American University. (2017)

Lauren Keenan, Lecturer in Education/Area Coordinator of Innovation in Teaching and Learning
B.S., M.A., Fairfield University. (2021)

Linda Kephart, Lecturer in Education
B.A., M.S., McDaniel College; M.A., The Ohio State University. (2020)

Ramona A. Kerby, L. Stanley Bowlesbey Chair in Education and Graduate and Professional Studies, Professor of Library Science and Coordinator, Graduate School Library Media Program
B.A., Texas Wesleyan University; M.Ed., Texas Christian University; M.L.S., Ph.D., Texas Woman’s University. (1994)

Allison Kerwin, Assistant Professor of Biology
B.A., Smith College; M.S., Northern University; Ph.D., University of Connecticut. (2019)

Gerard Keubeung, Assistant Professor in French
B.A., Maitrise ès Lettres, University of Yaoundé I; B.A., University of Oregon; Ph.D., University of Tennessee. (2020)

Linda M. Kirkpatrick, Senior Lecturer in Music
B.M., M.M., University of North Texas; D.M.A., University of Maryland. (1981)

Rhiannon Kollars, Lecturer in Kinesiology
B.S., Rochester Institute of Technology; D.C., Northeast College of Health Science. (2023)

James L. Kunz, Professor of Social Work
B.A., University of Virginia; M.S.W., University of Maryland, Baltimore; M.A., Ph.D., University of Michigan. (2008)

Richard H. Laird, Associate Professor of Kinesiology
B.S., James Madison University; M.Ed., Ph.D., Auburn University. (2013)

Christianna Nichols Leahy, Professor of Political Science and International Studies
B.A., The American University; M.A., Ph.D., Georgetown University. (1984)

Robert Lemieux, Associate Professor of Communication
B.A., University of Southern Maine; M.A., Michigan State University; Ph.D., University of Georgia. (1996)

Debra Clements Lemke, Professor of Sociology
B.S., M.A., University of Georgia; Ph.D., Iowa State University. (1994)

Chia-En Lin, Associate Professor of Computer Science
B.S., Fu-Jen Catholic University; M.S., Ph.D., University of North Texas. (2015)

Sarah Alysia Lippy, Lecturer in Psychology
B.S., University of Maryland; M.S., McDaniel College. (2018)

Anna Lissitz, Assistant Professor in Data Analytics 
B.A., Salisbury State University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Maryland College Park. (2021)

Tracey Lucas, Department Chair and Coordinator of Master of Science in Teaching
B.A., Grove City College; M.S., Hood College. (2019)

Stephanie D. Madsen, Professor of Psychology
B.A., Carleton College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Minnesota. (2001)

Holly M. Martinson, Associate Professor of Biology
B.S., Duke University; Ph.D., University of Maryland. (2018)

Jeffrey D. Marx, Professor of Physics
B.S., Ph.D., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. (2000)

Paul Mazeroff, Senior Lecturer in Psychology
B.A., McDaniel College; M.A., A.G.S., University of Maryland; Ed.D., Peabody College of Vanderbilt University. (1998)

Stephen D. McCole, Professor of Kinesiology
B.S., Lock Haven University; M.S., University of Florida; Ph.D., University of Maryland, College Park. (2001)

Margaret A. McDevitt, Professor of Psychology
B.A., M.S., California State University; M.A., Ph.D., University of California. (2000)

Kevin McIntyre, The Ethan A. Seidel Chair in Economics and Business Administration and Professor of Economics and Business Administration
B.A., Grinnell College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Virginia. (2000)

Gretchen Kreahling McKay, Faculty Director of Athlete Engagement and Professor of Art History
B.A., Colby College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Virginia. (2001)

Jennifer A. McKenzie, Professor of Kinesiology
B.A., McDaniel College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Maryland, College Park. (2008)

Amy C. McNichols, Associate Professor of Spanish and Director of the Global Fellows Program
B.A., University of Scranton; M.A., M.A.T., Binghamton University; Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. (2003)

Shaeeda Ama Mensha, Assistant Professor of Philosophy
B.A., Spelman College; M.A., Ph.D., The Pennsylvania State University. (2021)

Shabbir M. Mian, Professor of Physics
B.A., Berea College; Ph.D., Oklahoma State University. (1999)

Matthew Mongiello, Assistant Professor of Political Science
B.S., Vanderbilt University, Ph.D., University of Chicago. (2018)

Wendy L. Morris, Professor of Psychology and Dean of the Faculty
B.A., Williams College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Virginia. (2005)

Randall Lee Morrison, Professor of Biology
B.S., University of Dayton; M.S., University of Nebraska; Ph.D., University of Kansas.  (1998)

Martine D. Motard-Noar, Professor of French
Certificat de Didactique des Moyens Audio-Visuels, Maîtrise, Université de la Sorbonne; Ph.D., University of Nebraska, Lincoln. (1989)

Paul A. Muhlhauser, Associate Professor of English
B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Washington State University. (2012)

Melanie R. Nilsson, Associate Professor of Chemistry
B.A., Randolph-Macon Woman’s College; Ph.D., State University of New York at Stony Brook. (2003)

Magdalena Olivares, Lecturer in Spanish
B.A., Pontifica Universidad Catolica; M.A., University of Oregon; Ph.D., The Catholic University of America. (2021)

Catherine A. Orzolek-Kronner, Professor of Social Work
B.A., McDaniel College; M.S.W., University of Maryland; M.A.S., The Johns Hopkins University; Ph.D., The Smith College School for Social Work. (1998)

Susan N. Parrish, Professor of Biology
B.S., University of Maryland Baltimore County; Ph.D., The Johns Hopkins University. (2007)

Steven Pearson, Joan Develin Coley Chair of Creative Expression and the Arts and Professor of Art and Art History
B.S., The College of Saint Rose; M.F.A., Maryland Institute College of Art. (2004)

Margaret Pfaff, Lecturer/Coordinator of Curriculum and Instruction
B.S., Towson University; M.S., McDaniel College; Ed.D., University of Maryland College Park. (2019)

Michael Polen, Lecturer in Chemistry
B.S., Widener University; Ph.D., (ABD) Carnegie Mellon University. (2018)

Amy V. Ramnarine, Assistant Professor of Economics
B.S., Florida A&M University; M.A., Ph.D., Florida International University. (2018)

Matthew Ramsey, Laurence J. Adams Distinguished Chair in Special Education and Coordinator, Graduate Human Services Management Program
B.A., M.A., Benedictine College; M.S., Emporia State University; Ph.D., University of Kansas. (2022)

Madeline E. Rhodes, Professor of Psychology
B.A., Southwestern University; M.S., University of Louisiana at Monroe; Ph.D., University at Albany-SUNY. (2008)

Lyneia E. Richardson, Assistant Professor of Counseling
B.A., North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University; M.S., Johns Hopkins University; Ph.D., Howard University. (2022)

Julie L. Routzahn, Professor of Economics and Business Administration
B.A., McDaniel College; M.B.A., M.S.F., University of Maryland, R. H. Smith School of Business; Ph.D., American University. (2007)

Elena Rumiano, Lecturer in Sociology
B.A., GC.Ed., Academy of Economic Studies (Romania); M.A., University of Bucharest (Romania); Ph.D., Kennesaw State University. (2023)

Simeon K. Schlossberg, Associate Professor of Education
B.A., M.A., Arcadia University; Ph.D., University of Connecticut. (1997)

Jason J. Scullion, Associate Professor of Environmental Studies
B.A., Prescott College; M.P.A., Ph.D., University of Washington. (2014)

Linda L. Semu, Professor of Sociology
B.S., University of Malawi; M.A., University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign; Ph.D., Indiana University. (2005)

Jonathan F. Slade, Professor of Communication
B.A., McDaniel College; M.F.A., University of Southern California. (1998)

Benjamin Smith, Director of the STEM Center and Lecturer
B.A., McDaniel College; M.A., Bingham University. (2020)

Richard M. Smith, Associate Professor of Sociology and Associate Provost for Equity adn Belonging
B.A., McDaniel College; M.A., Ph.D., Temple University. (2010)

Tara Spicer-Bartolain, Lecturer in Kinesiology
B.A., University of Richmond; M.S., James Madison University. (2021)

Katie L. Staab, Associate Professor of Biology
B.S., Mount Saint Mary’s University; Ph.D., The George Washington University. (2013)

Benjamin A. Steinhurst, Associate Professor of Mathematics
B.A., Williams College; M.S., Ph.D., University of Connecticut. (2013)

Brad L. Stoddard, Associate Professor of Religious Studies
B.A., University of California at Berkeley; M.A., Yale Divinity School; Ph.D., Florida State University. (2015)

Robert J. Trader, Associate Professor of Communication
B.A., Miami University; M.S.L.I.S., Ph.D., University of Kentucky. (2007)

Svetlana Tokareva, Assistant Professor of Marketing
B.S., Moscow Aviation Institute (Russia); M.S., University of Tampa; Ph.D., (ABD) University of Memphis. (2023)

Elizabeth McManaman Tyler, Associate Professor of Philosophy
B.A., Seattle University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Oregon. (2014)

Bryn E. Upton, Professor of History
B.A., Bowdoin College; M.A., Ph.D., Brandeis University. (2002)

Diane D. Walsh, Assistant Professor of Counseling
B.S., Iowa State University; M.A., University of St. Thomas; Ph.D., Loyola University Maryland (2022)

Erin Watley, Associate Professor of Communication and Cinema and Assistant Director of the Honors Program
B.A., University of Maryland. College Park; M.A., University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign; Ph.D., University of New Mexico. (2016)

Diane L. Williams, Assistant Professor of Kinesiology
B.A., Williams College; M.Ed., University of Massachusetts; M.S., Smith College; Ph.D. University of Iowa. (2020)

Maureen Williams, Lecturer in Biology
B.S., University of Notre Dame; M.S., University College Dublin; Ph.D., Trinity College Dublin. (2021)

Kristina Wright, Lecturer in Psychology
B.S., Clemson University; M.A., Towson University. (2023)

Corey Wronski, Associate Professor of English and Director of the Honors Program
B.A., Goucher College; M.A., Georgetown University; M.A., Ph.D., Cornell University. (2011)

Michelle L. Young, Senior Lecturer in Social Work and Director of Field Education
B.A., McDaniel College; M.S.W., University of Maryland, Baltimore. (2008)

Paul J. Zajac, Associate Professor of English
B.A., Loyola University; M.A., Ph.D., The Pennsylvania State University. (2015)

Carol N. Zaru, Senior Lecturer in Arabic and Middle Eastern Studies
B.S., Oakland University; M.S., Clayton College of Natural Health. (2007)

Jakub Zejmis, Senior Lecturer in History
B.S., Georgetown University; M.A., Columbia University; M.A., University of Notre Dame; Ph.D., Georgetown University. (2015)

Ting Zhang, Associate Professor of Computer Science
B.E., Qingdao Technological University; M.E., Beihang University; Ph.D., University of Massachusetts. (2017)

Visiting Faculty

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Aurora Bonner, Visiting Assistant Professor of English
B.S., Bloomsburg University; M.S., Kansas State University; M.A., M.F.A., Wilkes University (2022)

Marvine Paula Hamner, Visiting Associate Professor in Data Analytics
B.S., Massachusetts Institute of Technology; M.S., Purdue University; D.Sc., Washington University. (2022)

J. Katana Ngala, Visiting Assistant Professor of Chemistry
Ph.D., State University of New York (SUNY). (2023)

Maria L. Taylor-Mays, Visiting Assistant Professor of Social Work
B.A., University of the Pacific; M.S., Ph.D., University of Texas at Arlington. (2023)

McDaniel Europe in Budapest, Hungary

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Administration

Lászlo V. Frenyó, Dean of the Faculty of the Budapest campus
DVM., Szent István University, Budapest; Ph.D., Hungarian Academy of Science

Matthew H. Adamson, Director of Academic and Student Affairs
B.A., James Madison University; M.A., Ph.D., Indiana University; Ph.D., James Madison University

Christopher Cox, Director of Academic and Institutional Development
M.Sc., Portland State University; Ph.D., University of Washington, Seattle

Adriana Marton, Coordinator of Academic Affairs, Manager of the Dean’s Office
B.A., Eötvös Loránd University of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Faculty

Matthew Adamson, History
B.A., James Madison University; M.A., Ph.D., Indiana University. (2006)

Gábor Antal, Economics
M.A., Corvinus University of Budapest; Ph.D., Central European University. (2014)

László Arató, Cinema Studies
M.A., Eötvös Loránd University. (1995)

Anna Babarczy, Psychology
M.A., Ph.D., University of Edinburgh. (2008)

Judit Barta, Communications
M.A., Central European University; Ph.D., Eötvös Lóránd University. (2011)

Géza Csima, Mathematics
M.Sc., Ph.D., Budapest Technical University (2022)

Gabriella Csoszó, Photography
M.F.A., University of Pécs. (2023)

Rafal Fabianowicz, Political Science
M.A., Andrássy University. (2022)

Tibor Farkas, Digital Marketing
M.B.A. Corvinus University. (2017)

András Gerevich, Screenwriting, English Language and Literature
M.A., Eötvös Loránd University; M.A., Dartmouth College; M.A., Royal College of Arts. (2014)

Zsofia Görömbei, Studio Art and Design, Coordinator of Campus Life
M.A., Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design. (2016)

Tamás Hoffman, Political Science
LL.M., University College London; Ph.D., Eötvös Lóránd University. (2011)

Bruce Hoggard, Business Administration
M.B.A., University of Saskatchewan. (2017)

Attila Horányi, Art History
M.A., Ph.D., Eötvös Lóránd University. (2021)

László Horváth, Economics
M.S., Ph.D., Budapest University of Economics. (1998)

Csilla Koszeghy, Illustration, Graphic Design
M.A., Hungarian University of Fine Arts. (2009)

Yotam Kramer, Clinical Psychology
B.A., Izrael University; M.A., Eötvös Loránd University. (2015)

Márta Láng-Lázi, Mathematics
B.S., Budapest University of Economics; Ph.D., Hungarian Academy of Sciences. (1994)

Timea Laboda, Video Editing
M.A., Metropolitan University. (2019)

Jessie Labov, Communication, Digital Humanities
B.A., Harvard University; Ph.D. New York University. (2018)

Kornel Magyar, Ethnomusicology
B.A., Eötvös Loránd University. (2013)

Réka Martel, Accounting
M.A., Corvinus University. (2012)

Péter Marton, International Relations
M.A., Ph.D., Corvinus University. (2019)

Charles McFerren, Business Administration
M.B.A., University of Chicago. (2018)

Katalin Miklósy, Hungarian
M.A., Eötvös Loránd University. (2014)

Gergely Mohl, Accounting
M.A., Corvinus University. (2013)

Gábor Molnár, Literature
M.A., Ph.D., Eötvös Loránd University of Arts and Sciences. (2009)

Kira Muller, Business Administration
M.B.A., Central European University. (2017)

Luis Murillo, Psychology
M.A., Ph.D., University of Fribourg. (2014)

László Nyitray, Biology
M.Sc., Ph.D., Eötvös Lóránd University. (1995)

Attila Pók, History
M.A., Ph.D., Eötvös Loránd University. (2017)

Réka Ránky, Physical Education
B.S., Budapest Business School; M.S., University of Physical Education. (2004)

Richárd Reichardt, Psychology
M.Sc., Budapest University of Technology and Economics. (2017)

Péter Schimert, Political Science
M.A., Ph.D., University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. (1997)

Zsófia Schindler, Psychology
M.A., University of Szeged. (2021)

Márta Siklós-Barta, English
M.A., Eötvös Loránd University. (1996)

Zoltán Sipos, Marketing
Ph.D., Hungarian Academy of Sciences. (1995)

Robert Smyth, Journalism
M.S., Budapest University of Economic Sciences and Public Administration. (2010)

Dominika Szabó, Communication
M.A., Eötvös Loránd University. (2022)

Barna Szamosi, Communication, Research Methods
M.A., University of Miskolc; Ph.D., Central European University. (2011)

Gabriella Szigethy, Art History
M.A., Eötvös Loránd University. (2003)

Tamás Szigeti, Painting
M.A., Academia de San Carlos de la UNAM. (2012)