Current Faculty

Note: Dates in parentheses indicate year of appointment to the faculty and year when present rank and/or title was attained. This listing includes all full-time, continuing teaching faculty of the University of Mary Washington as of June 1, 2014.

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Laurie B. Abeel, Associate Professor of Education (2003, 2006)

B.S., The Pennsylvania State University; M.Ed., Ph.D., University of Virginia

Maysoon Fayez Al-Sayed Ahmad, Lecturer in Arabic (2010, 2014)

B.A., M.A., University of Jordan

Nabil S. Al-Tikriti, Associate Professor of History (2004, 2010)

B.S., Georgetown University; MIA, Columbia University; M.A., Ph.D., The University of Chicago

David K. Ambuel, Leidecker Chair and Professor of Philosophy (1992, 2007)

B.A., Northwestern University; M.A., University of Munich; Ph.D., Northwestern University

Mehdi Aminrazavi, Leidecker Chair and Professor of Philosophy and Religion (1992, 2005)

B.A., M.A., University of Washington; Ph.D., Temple University

Karen M. Anewalt, Professor of Computer Science (2000, 2012)

B.S., Allegheny College; M.S., Ph.D., The College of William and Mary

Maria R. Apostolova-Mihaylova, Assistant Professor of Economics (2014, 2014)

B.S., University of National and World Economy; M.S., Université Pierre Mendés (France); MBA, Montclair State University; M.S., University of Kentucky

Deena A. Applebury, Senior Lecturer in Athletics, Health, and Physical Education (2003, 2008)

A.A., State Fair Community College; B.S., M.S., University of Missouri at St. Louis

Janet A. Asper, Associate Professor of Chemistry (2005, 2011)

B.S., Ohio University; Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh

Dianne M. Baker, Associate Professor of Biology (2006, 2012)

B.S., The Evergreen State College; M.S., Ph.D., University of Washington

Robert R. Barr, Associate Professor of Political Science (2005, 2009) 

B.A., M.A., University of Virginia; Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin

Rosemary Barra, William M. Anderson, Jr. Distinguished Chair of Biological Sciencesand Professor of Biology (1983, 1995) 

B.S., Duquesne University; Ph.D., Rutgers University

Antonio Barrenechea, Associate Professor of English (2005, 2011) 

B.A., Fordham University; M.Phil., Ph.D., Yale University

Michael L. Bass, Professor of Biology and Environmental Science (1968, 1983)

A.A., Clinch Valley College; B.S., Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University; M.S.,  Medical College of Virginia; Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University

Porter R. Blakemore, Associate Professor of History (1979, 1987) 

B.A., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; M.A., Madison College; Ph.D., University of Georgia

María Laura Bocaz-Leiva, Assistant Professor of Spanish (2010, 2010)

Licenciatura, Pontificia Universidad CatÔlica de Chile; M.A., Ph.D., University of Iowa

Eric C. Bonds,  Assistant Professor of Sociology (2011, 2011)

B.S., University of Wyoming; M.A., Minnesota State University at Mankato

Dawn S. Bowen, Professor of Geography (1996, 2011)

B.A., Mary Washington College; M.A., University of Maine at Orono; Ph.D., Queen’s University

Abby G. Brethauer,  Lecturer in Athletics, Health, and Physical Education (2010, 2010) 

B.A., Kenyon College; M.A., Columbia University Teacher’s College

Cate M. Brewer,  Lecturer in Theatre (2009, 2013) 

B.A., Washington University in St. Louis; MFA, Virginia Commonwealth University

Gail D. Brooks,  Professor of Management Information Systems (1990, 2008)

B.S., M.S., Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University; Ph.D., George Mason University

John P. Broome,  Assistant Professor of Education (2008, 2011)

B.A., The College of William and Mary; M.Ed., George Mason University; Ph.D., University of Virginia

Antonio Causarano, Assistant Professor of Education (2014, 2014)

M.A., University of Findlay (Ohio); M.A., Ph.D., University of New Mexico

Patrick L. Catullo,  Senior Lecturer in Athletics, Health, and Physical Education (2004, 2004)

B.S., Mary Washington College; MSS, The United States Sports Academy

Wei Chen, Assistant Professor of Management (2009, 2010) 

B.A., Xiamen University, China; M.S., Ph.D., Texas Tech University

Yuan-Jen Chiang, Professor of Mathematics (1989, 2003) 

B.S., National Taiwan Normal University; M.A., Ph.D., The Johns Hopkins University

Ana G. Chichester, Professor of Spanish (1984, 2010) 

B.A., Mary Washington College; M.A., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Ph.D., University of Virginia

Tracy B. Citeroni, Associate Professor of Sociology (1998, 2005) 

B.A., St. Vincent College; M.A., University of Pittsburgh; Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin

Courtney M. Clayton, Assistant Professor of Education (2009, 2009)

B.A., University of Pennsylvania; M.A., University of San Francisco; Ph.D., Boston College

Teresa L. Coffman, Professor of Education (2004, 2014) 

B.A., Hood College; M.A., San Francisco State University; Ph.D., Capella University

Manning G. Collier, Associate Professor of Mathematics (1982, 1988) 

B.S., Furman University; M.S., Ph.D., Vanderbilt University

Deborah A. Conway, Associate Professor of Athletics, Health, and Physical Education (1987, 1997)

 A.A., Ferrum College; B.A., M.Ed., Lynchburg College

Rosalyn L. Cooperman, Associate Professor of Political Science (2003, 2009)

 B.A., Indiana University; Ph.D., Vanderbilt University

Timothy A. Crippen, Professor of Sociology (1982, 1994)

 A.B., Indiana University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin

Katherine Nicole Crowder, Associate Professor of Chemistry (2008, 2014)

 B.S., Sweet Briar College; M.A., Ph.D., Princeton University

Jean A. Dabb,  Professor of Art (1992, 2009)

 B.A., Weber State College; M.A., University of Massachusetts at Amherst; Ph.D., University of Michigan at Ann Arbor

Shumona Dasgupta,  Assistant Professor of English (2013, 2013)

 B.A., M.A., University of Delhi; Ph.D., State University of New York at Stony Brook

Jason W. Davidson, Professor of Political Science (2001, 2014)

 B.A., University of California at Berkeley; M.A., Ph.D., Georgetown University

Stephen C. Davies, Associate Professor of Computer Science (2006, 2012)

 B.S., Rice University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Colorado at Boulder

Janine Schank Davis, Assistant Professor of Education (2012, 2012)

B.A., Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University; M.Ed., Boston College; Ph.D., University of Virginia

Galen F. deGraff, Professor of Management (1994, 2007)

 B.S., MBA, University of Virginia; Ph.D., The George Washington University

Antonia L. Delgado-Poust, Assistant Professor of Spanish (2011, 2014)

 B.A., Bucknell University; M.A., Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University

Melody B. Denhere, Assistant Professor of Mathematics (2013, 2013)

 B.Sc., M.Sc., University of Zimbabwe; Ph.D., Auburn University

Kanchan Deosthali, Assistant Professor of Management (2013, 2013)

 B.E., University of Mumbai, India; M.S., University of Louisiana at Lafayette; Ph.D., State University of New York , University at Albany

Joseph C. Di Bella, Distinguished Professor of Art (1977, 1999)

 B.A., Rutgers College; M.A., MFA, Northern Illinois University

Brooke E. Di Lauro, Associate Professor of French (2006, 2012)

 B.A., University of Pennsylvania; M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., Yale University

Andrew S. Dolby, Professor of Biology (2000, 2012)

 B.A., Appalachian State University; M.S., Colorado State University; Ph.D., The Ohio State University at Columbus

Joseph G. Dreiss, Professor of Art (1976, 1991)

 B.A., Fairleigh Dickenson University; M.A., Rutgers University; Ph.D., State University of New York at Binghamton

Lindsey M. Elliot, Lecturer in Athletics, Health, and Physical Education (2011, 2011)

B.S., M.Ed., Salisbury University

Beverly D. Epps, Associate Professor of Education (2005, 2005)

 B.S., M.Ed., Ph.D., University of Virginia

Mindy J. Erchull, Associate Professor of Psychology (2005, 2011)

B.A., Connecticut College; M.A., Ph.D., Arizona State University

Julius N. Esunge, Assistant Professor of Mathematics (2009, 2009)

B.Sc., University of Buea, Cameroon; M.S., Lehigh University; M.S., Ph.D., Louisiana State University

Marcelo Fajardo-Cárdenas, Assistant Professor of Spanish (2010, 2010) 

B.A., University of Havana; M.A., New Mexico State University in Las Cruces

Paul D. Fallon, Associate Professor of Linguistics (2005, 2009)

B.S., M.S., Georgetown University; M.A., Ph.D., The Ohio State University

Stephen J. Farnsworth, Professor of Political Science (2012, 2012)

B.A., Dartmouth College: B.A., University of Missouri at Kansas City: M.A., Ph.D., Georgetown University

Susan R. Fernsebner, Associate Professor of History (2004, 2009)

B.A., University of Massachusetts at Amherst; M.A., Stanford University; Ph.D., University of California at San Diego

Claudine L. Ferrell, Professor of History (1984, 2006)

B.A., M.A., Southwest Texas State University; Ph.D., Rice University

Martha V. Fickett, Professor of Music (1968, 1996) 

B.A., Mary Washington College of the University of Virginia; M.M., University of Michigan at Ann Arbor; Ph.D., The Catholic University of America

Richard Finkelstein, Professor of English (2010, 2010)

B.A., Williams College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Chicago

Caitlin C. Finlayson, Assistant Professor of Geography (2013, 2014)

B.A., Winthrop University; Ph.D., Florida State University

Ian Finlayson, Assistant Professor of Computer Science (2012, 2013)

B.S., Winthrop University; Ph.D., Florida State University

Belleh Asa’ah Fontem, Instructor of Operations Management (2014, 2014)

B.S., Universitat Duisburg-Essen; M.PHIL., University of Cambridge; M.S., Ph.D., University of Alabama

Christofer C. Foss, Professor of English (1999, 2012)

B.A., Concordia College; M.A., Northeastern University; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin at Madison

R. Leigh Frackelton, Jr., Professor of Business Law and Taxation (1986, 1998) 

B.A., Washington & Lee University; J.D., University of Richmond; MLT, The College of William and Mary

Stephen W. Fuller, Professor of Biology (1972, 1984) 

B.S., Cornell University; Ph.D., University of New Hampshire

E. Eric Gable, Professor of Anthropology (1996, 2008) 

B.A., University of California at San Diego; M.A., Ph.D., University of Virginia

Jacqueline Gallagher, Associate Professor of Geography (2006, 2010)

B.Sc., University of Wales, College of Swansea; M.Sc., Memorial University of Newfoundland; Ph.D., University of California at Los Angeles

Stephen G. Gallik, Professor of Biology (1987, 2003)

B.S., M.S., Ph.D., The Pennsylvania State University

Christopher J. Garcia, Assistant Professor of Quantitative Business Methods (2012, 2012)

B.S., Old Dominion University; M.S., Nova Southeastern University; M.S., Florida Institute of Technology; Ph.D., Old Dominion University

Roberta Gardner, Assistant Professor of Education (2013, 2013)

B.A., University of Illinois; MLS, Clark University; Ph.D., University of Georgia

Carole A. Garmon, Professor of Art (1998, 2010) 

BFA, MFA, Virginia Commonwealth University

Douglas T. Gately, Senior Lecturer in Music (2005, 2011) 

BLS, Mary Washington College; M.A., George Mason University

Mary L. Gendernalik-Cooper, Professor of Education (2010, 2010)

B.A., James Madison College of Michigan State University; MAT, Ph.D., Wayne State University

Lance C. Gentry, Associate Professor of Marketing (2013, 2013)

BSBA, MBA., University of Tennessee; Ph.D., Michigan State University

Roberta A. Gentry, Assistant Professor of Education (2012, 2012)

B.A., Mary Baldwin College; MAT, University of Virginia; Ph.D., Virginia Commonwealth University

Leanna C. Giancarlo, Associate Professor of Chemistry (1999, 2005)

B.S., University of Scranton; Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania

Kurt M. Glaeser, Associate Professor of Athletics, Health, and Physical Education (1989, 1995)

 B.A., Western Maryland College; M.A., Montclair State College

James E. Goehring, Professor of Religion (1985, 1997)

 B.A., University of California at Berkeley; M.A., University of California at Santa Barbara; Ph.D., Claremont Graduate School

Rachel L. Graefe-Anderson, Assistant Professor of Finance (2012, 2012) 

B.Sc., The Pennsylvania State University; M.Sc., Ph.D., Purdue University

Theresa M. Grana, Associate Professor of Biology (2008, 2014)

B.S., Grove City College; Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

G. Robert Greene, Senior Lecturer in Management (2004, 2012)

 BBA, MBA, University of Georgia; Ph.D., Georgia State University

April Greenan, Assistant Professor of Music (2012, 2012) 

B.M., M.A., University of Utah; Ph.D., University of Maryland

Steven A. Greenlaw, Professor of Economics (1982, 2000)

 B.A., The College of William and Mary; M.A., Ph.D., State University of New York at Binghamton

Alan B. Griffith, Professor of Biology (2002, 2014)

B.S., M.S., The Pennsylvania State University; Ph.D., University of Maryland

Surupa Gupta, Associate Professor of Political Science (2008, 2013) 

B.A., M.A., Jadavpur University; Ph.D., University of Southern California at Los Angeles

Mary Katherine Haffey, Assistant Professor of English (2014, 2014)

B.S., Ohio University; M.A., Marquette University; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin at Milwaukee

Dana S. Hall, Associate Professor of Athletics, Health, and Physical Education (1990, 1996)  

B.S., Frostburg State University; M.Ed., University of Virginia

Steve R. Hampton, Associate Professor of Psychology (1980, 1989)

B.S., University of Houston; M.A., Stephen F. Austin University; Ph.D., Northern Illinois University

Stephen P. Hanna, Professor of Geography (1997, 2009)

B.A., Clark University; M.A., University of Vermont; Ph.D., University of Kentucky

Bradley A. Hansen, Professor of Economics (1995, 2009)

B.A, The Evergreen State College; M.S., London School of Economics; M.A., Ph.D., Washington University

Steven E. Harris, Associate Professor of History (2006, 2011) 

B.A., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; M.A., Ph.D., University of Chicago

Jodie L. Hayob, Professor of Geology (1993, 2006)

B.S., University of Wisconsin at Madison; M.S., Ph.D., University of Michigan at Ann Arbor

J. Todd Helbling, Senior Lecturer in Athletics, Health, and Physical Education (1999, 1999) 

BBA, Millsaps College; M.S., University of Massachusetts at Amherst

Randall D. Helmstutler, Associate Professor of Mathematics (2005, 2011) 

B.S., Radford University; M.S., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Ph.D., University of Virginia

David L. Henderson, III, Assistant Professor of Accounting (2011, 2011) 

B.A., Mary Washington College; M.S., The George Washington University; Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University

William Corey Hewson, Lecturer in Athletics, Health, and Physical Education (2008, 2008)

B.S., Shippensburg University; M.Ed., University of Mary Washington

Daniel A. Hirshberg, Assistant Professor of Religion (2014, 2014) 

B.A., Wesleyan University; M.A., Naropa University; Ph.D., Harvard University

Julie A. Hodge, Associate Professor of Theatre (1996, 2002) 

BFA, Northern Kentucky University; MFA, Indiana University

Suzanne G. Houff, Professor of Education (2000, 2009) 

B.S., Longwood College; M.Ed., Virginia Commonwealth University; Ed.S., The George Washington University; Ph.D., Old Dominion University

Liane R. Houghtalin, Professor of Classics (1995, 2009) 

A.B., University of Michigan at Ann Arbor; M.A., Ph.D., Bryn Mawr College

Helen M. Housley, Associate Professor of Theatre (1995, 2010)

B.A., St. Mary’s College; M.A., Western Illinois University; Ph.D., University of Maryland

Daniel J. Hubbard, Associate Professor of Accounting (1999, 2006)

A.B., Georgia State University; B.S., Georgia Institute of Technology; M.A., Middlebury College; M.Acct., Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University

Jane L. Huffman, Associate Professor of Education (2007, 2007)

B.S., M.S., Radford University; Ed.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University

W. Shawn Humphrey, Associate Professor of Economics (2005, 2010)

B.A., Earlham College; M.A., Virginia Commonwealth University; M.A., Ph.D., Washington University

Debra L. Hydorn, Professor of Mathematics (1994, 2006)

B.S., University of Michigan at Ann Arbor; M.S., University of Texas at San Antonio; Ph.D., University of Michigan at Ann Arbor

Jason C. James, Associate Professor of Anthropology (2005, 2011)

B.A., Boston University; M.A., Ph.D., University of California at San Diego

Rosemary K. Jesionowski, Associate Professor of Art (2008, 2013)

BFA, Ohio University; MFA, Indiana University

Marcus N. Kahn, Senior Lecturer in Athletics, Health, and Physical Education (2014, 2014)

B.A., University of Redlands; M.Ed., Wesley College

Teresa A. Kennedy, Professor of English (1991, 2003)

B.A., M.A., Ph.D., The Catholic University of America

Jason A. Kilby, Lecturer in Athletics, Health, and Physical Education (2011, 2011)

B.S., M.Ed., Frostburg State University

Joella C. Killian, Professor of Biology (1984, 1996)

B.A., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; M.A., University of North Carolina at Greensboro; Ph.D., North Carolina State University

Christopher T. Kilmartin, Professor of Psychology (1989, 2001) 

B.S., M.S., Frostburg State College; M.S., Ph.D., Virginia Commonwealth University

Hui-Jung (Nora) Kim, Assistant Professor of Sociology (2009, 2010) 

B.S., Korea University, South Korea; M.S., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin at Madison

George King, III, Professor of Physics (1987, 1994) 

B.A., Talladega College; M.S., Ph.D., Stanford University

Kimberley L. Kinsley, Senior Lecturer in Business Law (2003, 2012) 

B.S., University of Maryland; M.A., J.D., University of Detroit

Ben Odhiambo Kisila, Associate Professor of Geology (2005, 2009) 

B.S., Nairobi University; M.S., University of Victoria; Ph.D., University of Arkansas

David W. Kolar, Associate Professor of Psychology (1995, 2004) 

B.A., San Diego State University; M.A., Ph.D., University of California at Riverside

Janusz Konieczny, Professor of Mathematics (1992, 2004) 

M.S., Jagiellonian University; Ph.D., The Pennsylvania State University

Leonard R. Koos, Associate Professor of French (1992, 1997) 

B.A., University of California at Los Angeles; M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., Yale University

John M. Kramer, Distinguished Professor of Political Science (1971, 1990) 

B.A., LaSalle College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Virginia

Benjamin J. LaBreche, Assistant Professor of English (2009, 2009)

B.A., Ph.D., Yale University

Michael S. Lapke, Assistant Professor of Management Information Sysems (2012, 2012)

B.S., M.S., University of North Florida; Ph.D., Virginia Commonwealth University

Jeremy G. Larochelle, Associate Professor of Spanish (2006, 2012)

B.A., The College of William and Mary; M.A., Ph.D., Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

Elizabeth F. Larus, Professor of Political Science (1997, 2010)

B.A., Creighton University; M.A., University of Oklahoma; M.A., Ph.D., University of Virginia

Jangwoon (Leo) Lee, Associate Professor of Mathematics (2008, 2014)

B.S., Kangnam University, South Korea; M.S., Sogang University, South Korea; Ph.D., Iowa State University

Jung-Eun (Janie) Lee, Assistant Professor of Linguistics (2011, 2011)

B.A., Ewha Women’s University, South Korea; M.A., Ph.D., University of California at Santa Barbara

J. Larry Lehman, Professor of Mathematics (1986, 1998) 

B.A., Eastern Mennonite College; Ph.D., University of Virginia

Emile J. Lester, Associate Professor of Political Science (2006, 2013) 

B.A., The George Washington University; M.Sc., London School of Economics; Ph.D., University of Virginia

Jonathan Levin, Professor of English (2013, 2013) 

A.B., University of Michigan; M.A., University of California at Los Angeles; Ph.D., Rutgers University

Elizabeth F. Lewis, Professor of Spanish (1992, 2011) 

B.A., Auburn University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Virginia

Lynn O. Lewis, Professor of Biology (1989, 2002) 

B.S., Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University

Miriam N. Liss, Professor of Psychology (2001, 2013) 

B.A., Wesleyan University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Connecticut

Chinthaka Liyanage, Assistant Professor of Physics (2012, 2012)

B.S., University of Colombo (Sri Lanka); M.S., Bowling Green State University; Ph.D., University of Toledo

David J. Long, Professor of Music (1980, 1991) 

B.M., Arizona State University; M.M., DMA, North Texas State University

Eric G. Lorentzen, Associate Professor of English (2004, 2010) 

B.A., Rowan University; M.A., Ph.D., The Pennsylvania State University

Kenneth D. Machande, Associate Professor of Accounting (2004, 2010) 

A.A., University of Maryland; BLS, Mary Washington College; MBA, Albany State University

Virginia H. Mackintosh, Associate Professor of Psychology (2008, 2014) 

B.A., State University of New York at Binghamton; M.S., Ph.D., Virginia Commonwealth University

Will B. Mackintosh, Assistant Professor of History and American Studies (2010, 2012)

B.A., Swarthmore College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Michigan at Ann Arbor

Jennifer Magee, Lecturer in Mathematics (2013, 2013)

B.A., Washington and Jefferson College; M.A., Bowling Green State University

Jennifer R. Mailloux, Associate Professor of Psychology (2003, 2009)

B.A., Fairfield University; M.A., Ph.D., State University of New York at Stony Brook

Kashef A. Majid, Assistant Professor of Marketing (2013, 2013)

B.C., University of Ottawa; M.S., Concordia University; Ph.D., The George Washington University

John S. Marsh, Assistant Professor of Management (2013, 2013)

B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Rensselaer Polytechnic Insititute

Kristen L. Marsh, Associate Professor of Sociology (2000, 2006)

B.A., M.A., Georgia State University; Ph.D., Emory University

Andrew M. Marshall, Assistant Professor of Computer Science (2014, 2014)

B.S., New Mexico State University; M.S., Bowling Green State University; State University of New York at Albany

Leslie E. Martin, Associate Professor of Sociology (2007, 2012)

B.A., The College of William and Mary; M.A., Temple University; Ph.D., Emory University

Louis A. Martinette, Associate Professor of Marketing (2003, 2008)

B.S., Old Dominion University; MBA, Golden Gate University; DBA, Ph.D., Nova Southeastern University

Maria Isabel Martinez-Mira, Associate Professor of Spanish (2005, 2011) 

B.A., University of Murcia; M.A., Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Mary Elizabeth S. Mathews, Associate Professor of Religion (2000, 2010)

A.B., The College of William and Mary; M.A., Ph.D., University of Virginia

Maya Mathur, Associate Professor of English (2006, 2012)

B.A., St. Stephen’s College; M.A., Ph.D., University at Buffalo, The State University of New York

Jason P. Matzke, Associate Professor of Philosophy (2007, 2011)

B.S., Ball State University; MAIS, Oregon State University; M.A., Ph.D., Michigan State University

Marie E. McAllister, Professor of English (1998, 2009)

B.A., Yale University; Ph.D., Princeton University

Christine A. McBride, Professor of Psychology (1994, 2006)

B.A., University of Portland; M.A., Ph.D., University of California at Riverside

Venitta C. McCall, Professor of Education (1980, 2005)

B.S., Niagara University; MBA, University of North Florida; Ed.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University

Jeffery W. McClurken, Professor of History (1999, 2013)

B.A., Mary Washington College; M.A., Ph.D., The Johns Hopkins University

Kevin J. McCluskey, Associate Professor of Theatre (2001, 2007)

BFA, University of South Dakota; MFA, Indiana University; MLS, Southern Connecticut State University

Jonathon F. McMillian, Assistant Professor of Art (2011, 2012)

BFA, James Madison University; MFA, Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville

George R. Meadows, Professor of Education (1997, 2012) 

B.S., Marshall University; M.S., Emory University; Ed.D., West Virginia University

Keith E. Mellinger, Professor of Mathematics (2003, 2014)

B.S., Millersville University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Delaware

Laura H. Mentore, Assistant Professor of Anthropology (2010, 2010)

B.A., University of Virginia; Ph.D., University of Cambridge

Nina Mikhalevsky, Professor of Philosophy (2006, 2006)

B.A., Boston University; M.A., Ph.D., Georgetown University

Krystyn R. Moon, Associate Professor of History (2006, 2010)

B.A., Pomona College; M.A., Ph.D., The Johns Hopkins University

Caitlin E. Moore, Lecturer in Athletics, Health, and Physical Education (2013, 2013)

B.S., MBA, University of Mary Washington

Sarah A. Morealli, Lecturer in Environmental Sciences (2013, 2013)

B.S., Slippery Rock University; M.S., University of Pittsburgh

John T. Morello, Professor of Communication (1989, 1996)

A.B., The College of William and Mary; M.A., Northern Illinois University; Ph.D., Wayne State University

Charles M. Murphy, Assistant Professor of Political Science (2009, 2009)

B.A., Baldwin Wallace College; M.A., Ph.D., University of California at Riverside

H. Nicole Myers, Associate Professor of Education (2005, 2008)

B.A., Ph.D., George Mason University; M.Ed., University of Virginia

Hai T. Nguyen, Assistant Professor of Physics (2010, 2010)

B.S., Saint Norbert College; Ph.D., Kansas State University

Joseph W. Nicholas, Associate Professor of Georgraphy (1991, 1997)

B.A., Bemidji State University; M.S., University of North Dakota; Ph.D., University of Georgia

Bruce R. O’Brien, Professor of History (1990, 2003)

B.A., St. Olaf College; M.A., M. Phil., Ph.D., Yale University

Marjorie A. Och, Professor of Art (1994, 2008) 

B.A., Towson State University; M.A., University of Delaware; Ph.D., Bryn Mawr College

Deborah A. O’Dell, Associate Professor of Biology (1992, 1998)

B.S., Ursinus College; Ph.D., State University of New York at Stony Brook

Timothy M. O’Donnell, Professor of Communication (1999, 2011)

B.A., M.A., Wake Forest University; Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh

Jessy Jason Ohl, Lecturer in Communication (2014, 2014)

B.S., Kansas State University; M.A., University of Alabama; Ph.D., University of Nebraska-Lincoln

E. Davis Oldham, Assistant Professor of Chemistry (2013, 2013)

B.A., Lawrence University; Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Martha Patricia Orozco, Lecturer in Spanish (2007, 2010)

B.A., Universidad Autonoma de Nuevo Leon; M.A., University of North Dakota; M.A., George Mason University; Ph.D., The Catholic University of America

Smita Jain Oxford, Senior Lecturer in Business Communication (2005, 2005)

B.A., Wellesley College; MBA, Columbia University; M.A., University of Maryland

Judith A. Parker, Professor of Linguistics (1987, 2008) 

B.A., Sarah Lawrence College; M.A., Ph.D., Brown University

Melina A. Patterson, Associate Professor of Geography (2003, 2010) 

B.A., Pitzer College; M.A., Ph.D., Rutgers University

T. Nicole Phillips, Assistant Professor of Management (2012, 2012)

B.S., MBA, Florida A&M University; Ph.D., University of Central Florida

Jon M. Pineda, Assistant Professor of English (2013, 2013)

B.A., James Madison University; MFA, Virginia Commonwealth University

Angela L. Pitts, Associate Professor of Classics (2002, 2008) 

B.A., Ohio University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin at Madison

Jennifer A. Polack, Professor of Computer Science (1998, 2010) 

B.S., University of Scranton; M.S., Pace University; Ph.D., University of South Florida

Allyson M. Poska, Professor of History (1992, 2004)

B.A., The Johns Hopkins University; M.A., Brown University; Ph.D., University of Minnesota at Minneapolis

Scott M. Powers, Associate Professor of French (2002, 2009)

B.S. Ed., Arizona State University; M.A., Ph.D., Tulane University

Tamie Pratt-Fartro, Assistant Professor of Education (2009, 2010) 

B.S., Michigan State University; BLS, Mary Washington College; M.A., Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University; Ph.D., George Mason University

Colin T. Rafferty, Associate Professor of English (2008, 2014) 

B.A., Kansas State University; M.A., Iowa State University; MFA, University of Alabama

P. Anand Rao, Associate Professor of Communication (2002, 2002) 

B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh

Margaret A. Ray, Professor of Economics (1993, 2005) 

B.S., Oklahoma State University; M.A., Western Illinois University; Ph.D., University of Tennessee

Randall D. Reif, Assistant Professor of Chemistry (2014, 2014)

B.A., St.Mary’s College of Maryland; Ph.D., Texas Tech University

David A. Rettinger, Associate Professor of Psychology (2006, 2010) 

B.A., University of Michigan at Ann Arbor; M.A., Ph.D., University of Colorado at Boulder

Patricia E. Reynolds, Assistant Professor of Education (2003, 2012)

B.A., College of Notre Dame; MATL, University of Southern Mississippi; Ph.D., Northcentral University

Gary N. Richards, Associate Professor of English (2008, 2012)

B.A., Trinity University; M.A., Ph.D., Vanderbilt University

Lynne D. Richardson, Professor of Marketing (2011, 2011)

BBA, University of Montevallo; MBA, University of Alabama at Birmingham; Ph.D., University of Alabama

Woodrow D. Richardson, Associate Professor of Management (2013, 2013)

B.S., Auburn University; MBA, Ph.D., University of Arkansas

Jess M. Rigelhaupt, Associate Professor of American Studies (2008, 2014) 

B.A., University of California at Santa Cruz, M.A., Ph.D., University of Michigan at Ann Arbor

Mary B. Rigsby, Professor of English (1992, 2004) 

B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Temple University

K. Wayne Riser, Lecturer in Athletics, Health, and Physical Education (2012, 2012)

B.A., M.A., Shepherd University

Brian R. Rizzo, Associate Professor of Geography (2007, 2011) 

B.A., M.A., University of Western Ontario; Ph.D., University of Virginia

Jason M. Robinson, Assistant Professor of Art (2014, 2014)

B.A., Pennsylvania State University; MFA, Virginia Commonwealth University

Warren G. Rochelle, Professor of English (2000, 2010) 

B.A., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; M.S., Columbia University; MFA, Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Joseph M. Romero, Associate Professor of Classics (2000, 2006) 

B.A., Mary Washington College; Ph.D., Duke University

Marcel P. Rotter, Associate Professor of German (2004, 2010) 

M.A., Pädagogische Hochschule Erfurt; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin at Madison

Farhang Rouhani, Associate Professor of Geography (2001, 2007) 

B.A., University of California at Berkeley; M.A., Ph.D., University of Arizona

Victoria K. Russell, Assistant Professor of Education (2013, 2013)

B.A., Loyola University; M.A., M.Ed., The College of William and Mary; Ed.D., The George Washington University

Robert S. Rycroft, Professor of Economics (1977, 1989) 

B.A., The College of William and Mary; M.A., Ph.D., University of Maryland

José Ángel Sáinz, Associate Professor of Spanish (2001, 2007) 

B.A., Universidad de Deutso; M.A., West Virginia University; Ph.D., University of Maryland

Douglas W. Sanford, Woodard Chair and Professor of Historic Preservation (1990, 2011) 

B.A., The College of William and Mary; M.A., University of Pennsylvania; M.A., Ph.D., University of Virginia

Mara N. Scanlon, Professor of English (1999, 2011)

B.A., University of Virginia; M.A., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin at Madison

Holly H. Schiffrin, Associate Professor of Psychology (2005, 2011)

B.S., Mary Washington College; M.S., Ph.D., University of Miami

Debra J. Schleef, Professor of Sociology (1999, 2011)

 B.A., Indiana University at Indianapolis; M.A., Ph.D., Northwestern University

Federico Schneider, Associate Professor of Italian (2004, 2009)

Diploma, Berklee College of Music; M.A., Boston College; Ph.D., Yale University

Raymond B. Scott, Professor of Chemistry (1984, 1998)

B.A., Hartwick College; M.S., Ph.D., University of Cincinnati

Jason R. Sellers, Assistant Professor of History (2011, 2013)

B.A., University of California at Berkeley; M.A., Ph.D., University of California at Irvine

Charles M. Sharpless, Associate Professor of Chemistry (2004, 2009)

B.A., The Johns Hopkins University; Ph.D., Duke University

Marie P. Sheckels, Professor of Education (1981, 1999) 

B.A., Saint Mary’s College; M.A., The Pennsylvania State University; Ph.D., University of Maryland

Ranjit Singh, Associate Professor of Political Science (2004, 2010)

B.A., Mary Washington College; M.A., Georgetown University; Ph.D., University of Virginia

Kelli M. Slunt, Professor of Chemistry (1995, 2008)

B.S., Mary Washington College; Ph.D., University of Virginia

Andréa D. Livi Smith, Associate Professor of Historic Preservation (2008, 2014)

B.A., Brown University; M.S., University of Vermont; Ph.D., University of Maryland

Constance F. Smith, Senior Lecturer in English (1970, 1983)

B.A., University of Maryland; M.A., University of Pennsylvania

Mark L. Snyder, Assistant Professor of Music (2011, 2011) 

B.A., University of Mary Washington; M.M., Ohio University; DMA, University of Memphis

David S. Soper, Associate Professor of Athletics, Health, and Physical Education (1984, 1998)

B.S., M.Ed., Frostburg State College

Michael G. Spencer, Assistant Professor of Historic Preservation (2009, 2009) 

B.A., Mary Washington College; MHP, University of Kentucky

Mukesh Srivastava,  Associate Professor of Management Information Systems (2004, 2009) 

B.S., Garhwal University, India; MBA, Jackson State University; DBA, University of Surrey, United Kingdom

W. David Stahlman, Assistant Professor of Psychology (2012, 2012)

B.A., Franklin and Marshall College; M.A., Ph.D., University of California at Los Angeles

Gary W. Stanton, Associate Professor of Historic Preservation (1989, 1995) 

B.A., University of California at Santa Barbara; M.A., Ph.D., Indiana University

Michael C. Stebar, Lecturer in Biological Sciences (2014, 2014)

B.S., The College of William and Mary; M.T., University of Virginia

Hilary E. Stebbins, Assistant Professor of Psychology (2010, 2010)

B.S., Mary Washington College; Ph.D., Brown University

Debra C. Steckler, Associate Professor of Psychology (1982, 1990)

B.A., Butler University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Georgia

Gregg Stull, Professor of Theatre (1991, 2005)

B.A., Mary Washington College; M.A., University of Maryland

Suzanne Sumner, Professor of Mathematics (1992, 2004)

B.S., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; M.S., Ph.D., North Carolina State University

Melanie D. Szulczewski, Associate Professor of Environmental Science (2008, 2014)

B.A., Cornell University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin at Madison

Neil E. Tibert, Associate Professor of Environmental Science and Geology (2003, 2007)

B.S., M.S., Dalhousie University; Ph.D., University of Massachusetts at Amherst

Abbie M. Tomba, Associate Professor of Biology (2006, 2012)

B.S., M.S., Bowling Green State University; Ph.D., Auburn University

Matthew K. Troy, Lecturer in Athletics, Health, and Physical Education (2013, 2013)

B.S., M.S., West Virginia University

Cristina Turdean, Assistant Professor of Historic Preservation (2011, 2011)

B.S., M.S., The Polytechnic Institute of Cluj-Hapoca, Romania; M.A., State University of New York at Oneonta; M.A., University of Delaware; Ph.D., University of Delaware

Clarence W. Tweedy, III, Associate Professor of English (2006, 2013)

B.A., Virginia Military Institute; M.A., Ph.D., University of Kentucky

Jo Tyler, Professor of Linguistics and Education (1999, 2009)

B.A., Michigan State University; M.Ed., University of Virginia; M.A., Ph.D., University of Florida

Craig R. Vasey, Professor of Philosophy (1986, 1999)

B.A., Towson State College; Doctorate, Université de Paris; Ph.D., Brown University

Jennifer D. Walker, Assistant Professor of Education (2014, 2014)

B.S., University of Mary Washington; M.Ed., Ph.D., George Mason University

Marie A. Wellington, Professor of French (1991, 2000)

B.A., Wellesley College; A.M., Ph.D., Harvard University

Zachary N. Whalen, Associate Professor of English (2008, 2014)

B.A., Carson-Newman College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Florida

Charles E. Whipkey, Associate Professor of Geology (2000, 2006)

B.S., The Pennsylvania State University; M.S., North Carolina State University; Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh

Werner Wieland, Professor of Biology (1983, 1995)

B.S., M.S., Virginia Commonwealth University; Ph.D., Auburn University

Laura C. Wilson, Assistant Professor of Psychology (2013, 2013)

B.S., Virginia Polytechnic Insitute & State University; M.A., The College of William and Mary; Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Insitute & State University

Rodrick L. Wood,  Senior Lecturer in Athletics, Health, and Physical Education (1996,1999)

B.A., Randolph-Macon College; M.Ed., National-Louis University

Grant R. Woodwell, Professor of Geology (1986, 1998)

B.A., Columbia University; M.Phil., Ph.D., Yale University

Ping Yin, Assistant Professor of Geography (2014, 2014)

B.E., M.E., Tsinghau University (China); Ph.D., University of Georgia

Ronald A. Zacharski, Associate Professor of Computer Science (2007, 2013)

BFA, University of Wisconsin at Milwaukee; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Xiaofeng Zhao, Associate Professor of Management Science (2007, 2013)

B.S., Xiam Jiaotong University; M.Phil., Northwestern University; MBA, Indiana University of Pennsylvania; Ph.D., University of Tennessee

Deborah L. Zies, Associate Professor of Biology (2006, 2012) 

B.A., Rollins College; M.S., Tulane University; Ph.D., University of Florida