Nov 19, 2019  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog

Faculty


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William O. Anderson
Professor of Business Administration and Accounting
B.A., M.B.A. Dartmouth College


Alaba A. Apesin
Assistant Professor of Biology
B.S. Yaba College of Technology, Lagos, M.B.A. Delaware State University, Ph.D. University of Maryland Eastern Shore

Mahmoud T. Arani
Professor of Applied Linguistics
B.A. Teachers Training University, Iran; M.A., Ph.D. State University of New York at Buffalo

George L. Ashline
Professor of Mathematics
B.S. St. Lawrence University; M.S., Ph.D. University of Notre Dame

Jeffrey M. Ayres
Professor of Political Science
B.A. University of Virginia; M.A., Ph.D. University of Wisconsin-Madison

Valerie Bang-Jensen
Professor of Education
A.B. Smith College; M.A., Ed.M., Ed.D. Teachers College, Columbia University

Amir Barghi
Assistant Professor of Mathematics
B.S. University of Tehran; M.S. Richester Institute of Technology; Ph.D. Dartmouth College


Michael E. Battig
Professor of Computer Science
B.S. Miami University; M.S. University of North Texas; Ph.D. Mississippi State University

Christine Bauer-Ramazani
Instructor of Applied Linguistics
B.A. University of Trier, Germany; M.A. University of Mainz, Germany; M.B.A. University of Vermont; M.Ed., University of Missouri

Claudine R. Bedell
Associate Professor of Education
B.A. Purdue University; M.A. Saint Michaels College; Ed.D. Indiana University

Ronald B. Begley
Professor of Philosophy and Classics
B.A. Haverford College; M.A., Ph.D. University of North Carolina

Michael J. Bosia
Associate Professor of Political Science
B.A. California State University; M.A., Ph.D. Northwestern University

David Boynton
Associate Professor of Psychology
B.A., Ph.D. University of Maine


Donna M. Bozzone
Professor of Biology
B.S. Manhattan College; M.A., Ph.D. Princeton University

Robert Brenneman
Associate Professor of Sociology and Anthropology
B.A. Eastern Mennonite University; M.A., Ph.D. University of Notre Dame

Alain J. Brizard
Professor of Physics
B.Sc. Sherbrooke University; M.Sc. Quebec University; Ph.D. Princeton University

Patricia Bunt
Instructor of Physics
B.S. Clarkson University; Ph.D. University of Vermont

James M. Byrne
Professor of Religious Studies
S.T.B., S.T.L. Gregorian University, Rome; Ph.D. Trinity College, University of Dublin

Renee Carrico
Associate Professor of Psychology
B.S. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; M.S., Ph.D. University of Massachusetts, Amherst

Alan Chant
Instructor of Chemistry
B.S. Portsmouth University; Ph.D. Portsmouth University

Christina Chant
Associate Professor of Chemistry
B.S. State University of New York, Plattsburgh; Ph.D. The Pennsylvania State University

Laurence Clerfeuille
Associate Professor of Modern Languages and Literature
Maîtrise, Université Michel de Montaigne; M.A. Tulane University; M.A., Ph.D. University of Southern California

Brian D. Collier
Associate Professor of Fine Arts
B.F.A. State University of New York, Buffalo; M.F.A. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Paul J. Constantino
Assistant Professor of Biology
B.S. Saint Michael’s College, M.A. Florida Atlantic University, Ph.D. George Washington University

Sean Dailey
Instructor of Applied Linguistics
B.A., M.A. Saint Michael’s College, VT

George W. Dameron
Professor of History
B.A. Duke University; A.M., Ph.D. Harvard University

Maura D’Amore
Associate Professor of English
A.B. Brown University; M.A., Ph.D. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Patricia Delaney
Associate Professor of Sociology & Anthropology
B.A. College of William and Mary; MA University of Virginia; Ph.D. University of Virginia

Greg Delanty
Professor of English
B.A. National University of Ireland

Christopher Desjardins
Assistant Professor of Mathematics
B.S. University of Maine; M.S. University of Minnesota; Ph.D. University of Minnesota

John P. Devlin
Associate Professor of Fine Arts
B.A. Allegheny College; M.A., M.F.A. Syracuse University

Mary E. Doyle
Professor of Education
B.S., M.Ed. State University College of New York at Buffalo; Ph.D. University of Minnesota

Steven M. Doyon, CPA
Instructor of Business Administration and Accounting
B.A. Saint Michael’s College, M.B.A. University of Vermont

Kathryn R. Dungy
Associate Professor of History
B.A. Spellman College; M.A., Ph.D. Duke University
 

Tess Dussling
Assistant Professor of Education
B.S. University of Miami; M.S. Flordia International University; Ph.D. Syracuse University

William L. Ellis
Associate Professor of Fine Arts
B.M. Kentucky Wesleyan College; M.M. University of Cincinnati-College Conservatory of Music; Ph.D. University of Memphis

Joanna A. Ellis-Monaghan
Professor of Mathematics
B.A. Bennington College; M.S. University of Vermont; Ph.D. University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

Daniel W. Evans
Associate Professor of Applied Linguistics
B.J. University of Missouri; M.A., Ph.D. University of Texas at Austin

Ruth Fabian-Fine
Assistant Professor of Biology
M.SC. Johan Wolfgang Goethe University, PH.D. Johann Wolfgang Goethe-University


Douglas E. Facey
Professor of Biology
B.S. University of Maine-Orono; M.S. University of Vermont; Ph.D. University of Georgia

Bret Findley
Associate Professor of Chemistry
B.A. Willamette University; Ph.D. Dartmouth College

Richard O. Gamache
Associate Professor of Applied Linguistics
B.A., M.Ed. Saint Michael’s College

Traci Griffith
Associate Professor of Media Studies, Journalism & Digital Arts
B.A. DePaul University; M.S. Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University; J.D. Notre Dame Law School

Peter Harrigan
Professor of Fine Arts
B.A. Saint Michael’s College; M.F.A. University of Pittsburgh

Rebecca Haslam
Assistant Professor of Education
B.A. Saint Michael’s College; M.Ed. Saint Michael’s College

Rowena He
Assistant Professor of History
B.A. South China Normal University, M.A. University of Toronto,
PH.D. University of Toronto

James S. Hefferon
Professor of Mathematics
B.S., M.S., Ph.D. University of Connecticut

David S. Heroux
Associate Professor of Chemistry
B.A. Manhattanville College; Ph.D. Kansas State University

Peter T. Hope
Instructor of Biology
B.A. Middlebury College; M.S. University of Vermont

Jon E. Hyde
Associate Professor of Media Studies, Journalism & Digital Arts
B.A. Carleton College; M.A., Ph.D. New York University

Elizabeth Inness-Brown
Professor of English
B.A. St. Lawrence University; M.F.A Columbia University

John Izzi
Professor of Philosophy
B.A. Fordham University; Ph.D. University of Paris-Sorbonne

Kristin E. Juel
Associate Professor of Modern Languages and Literature
B.A. St. Olaf College; M.A., Ph.D. Indiana University

William Karstens
Professor of Physics
B.S. University of Vermont; M.A. Brandeis University; Ph.D. University of Vermont

John P. Kenney
Professor of Religious Studies
A.B. Bowdoin College; Ph.D. Brown University

Herbert Kessel
Professor of Economics
B.S. University of Rhode Island; M.A., Ph.D. Boston University

Terryl Kinder
Distinguished Visiting Professor of Fine Arts
A.B., M.A. Syracuse University; Ph.D. Indiana University

Katherine E. Kirby
Associate Professor of Philosophy and Global Studies
B.A. Salisbury State University; M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D. Fordham University

Ari Kirshenbaum
Professor of Psychology
B.A. University of Colorado; M.A., Ph.D. University of Montana

Amy Knight
Instructor of Education
B.A. State University of New York at Buffalo; M.Ed. University of Maine

Andrew Korich
Assistant Professor of Chemistry
B.S. Saint Michael’s College; Ph.D. University of Vermont

Richard S. Kujawa
Professor of Geography
B.Sc. Brunel University, London; M.A., Ph.D. University of Iowa

Allison S. Kuklok
Associate Professor of Philosophy
B.A. Wellesley College, Ph.D. ABD 2013 Harvard University

Adrie S. Kusserow
Professor of Sociology and Anthropology
B.A. Amherst College; M.A. Harvard Divinity School; Ph.D. Harvard University

Shane Lamos
Associate Professor of Chemistry
B.S. Saint Michael’s College; Ph.D. The University of Wisconsin, Madison

Michael Larsen
Professor of Mathematics
B.A., M.A., Ph.D. Harvard University

Robert Letovsky
Professor of Business Administration and Accounting
B.Comm. McGill University; M.B.A. University of Toronto; Ph.D. Concordia University

Nathaniel Lew
Professor of Fine Arts
B.A. Yale University; B.A., M.A. Cambridge University; M.A., Ph.D. University of California, Berkeley

Nathaniel Lewis
Professor of English
B.A. Yale University; M.A. University of North Carolina; Ph.D. Harvard University

Crystal L’Hôte
Associate Professor of Philosophy
B.A. Colgate University; M.A., Ph.D.  Johns Hopkins University

Dagan A. Loisel
Assistant Professor of Biology
B.A. Colby College; Ph.D. Duke University

Mark A. Lubkowitz
Professor of Biology
B.S. Washington and Lee University; Ph.D. University of Tennessee

Carolyn Lukens-Olson
Professor of Modern Languages and Literature
B.A. Ohio University; M.A., Ph.D. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Timothy J. Mackin
Instructor of English
B.A. Colgate University; M.A., Ph.D. John Hopkins University

Christina Mager
Instructor of Applied Linguistics
B.S., M.A. Saint Michael’s College

William H. Marquess
Instructor of English
B.A. Duke University; Ph.D. Harvard University

Declan J. McCabe
Professor of Biology
B.S. St. Joseph’s University; M.S. University of Pittsburgh; Ph.D. University of Vermont

Melissa McDuffy
Instructor of Psychology
B.S. Presbyterian College; M.S. Augusta College

Will Mentor
Associate Professor of Fine Arts
B.F.A. Rhode Island School of Design

Ronald B. Miller
Professor of Psychology
B.A. Oberlin College; Ph.D. University of Vermont

Shefali Misra
Associate Professor of Political Science
B.A. University of Rajastahn; M.A. Jawaharlal Nehru University; Ph.D. Brandeis University

Marque Moffett
Visiting Instructor of Chemistry
B.A. Plattsburgh State University; M.S. University of Vermont

Jonah Moos
Instructor of Applied Linguistics
B.A. University of MA, Amherst, TESOL Certificate, School For International Training, M.A.TEFL, American University in Cairo

James Nagle
Professor of Education
B.A. Georgetown University; M.A., Ph.D. University of California, Berkeley

Tara Natarajan
Professor of Economics
B.A. Sophia College, Bombay, India; M.A. University of Bombay, India; Ph.D. University of Nebraska

Robert J. Niemi
Professor of English
B.A. University of Massachusetts at Amherst; M.S. Columbia University; M.A., Ph.D. University of Massachusetts at Amherst

Alicia Norris
Instructor of Business
B.A. Metropolitan State University; M.A. University of Vermont; CPA

Sarah Nosek
Assistant Professor of Psychology
B.S. State Universit of New York, College at Brockport; M.A. Stony Brook University; Ph.D. Stony Brook University

America Gabriela Ochoa
Instructor of Spanish
B.A. Middlebury College; M.A. Jesuit University of Rafael Landivar

Barbara O’Donovan
Instructor of Mathematics
B.S. University of Massachusetts at Amherst; M.S. University of Massachusetts at Amherst

Paul E. Olsen
Associate Professor of Business Administration and Accounting
B.A. University of Vermont; M.S.A. Saint Michael’s College; Ed.D. University of Vermont

R. Michael Olson
Associate Professor of Philosophy
B.A. Boise State University; M.A., Ph.D. Emory University


Susan M. Ouellette
Professor of History
B.A. State University of New York at Plattsburgh; M.A., Ph.D. University of Massachusetts

Greta Pangborn
Associate Professor of Computer Science
B.S., M.S., Ph.D. Cornell University

Eva M. Pascal
Instructor of Religious Studies
B.A. La Sierra University; M.Div. Havard Divinity School; P.h.D. Boston University

Raymond A. Patterson
Associate Professor of Religious Studies
B.A. Dartmouth College; M.A. Yale Divinity School; Ph.D. The Catholic University of America

Elizabeth Peterson
Instructor of Education
Administrative License The University of Vermont; M.A. Saint Michael’s College; B.S. University of Delaware

Candas Pinar
Assistant Professor of Sociology & Anthropology
B.A. Brown University; M.A. Princeton University, Yale University; Ph.D Yale University

Karen Popovich
Associate Professor of Business Administration and Accounting
B.B.A., M.B.A Cleveland State University; D.B.A. Cleveland State University

Jennifer J. Purcell
Associate Professor of History
B.A., M.A. University of Colorado; Ph.D. University of Sussex

Cathy Quinn
Instructor of Education
B.S. University of Vermont; M.Ed University of Vermont

M. Reza Ramazani
Professor of Economics
B.A. Ghazvin College; M.A., Ph.D. University of Colorado-Boulder

Roger Ramirez Barrios
Assistant Professor of Biology
DVM University of Zulia; M.S. University of Rafel Maria Baralt; Ph.D. University of Cordoba, Spain

Anthony E. Richardson
Associate Professor of Psychology
B.A. University of California, San Diego; M.A., Ph.D. University of California, Santa Barbara

Roberto Saba
Assistant Professor of History
B.A. University of Sao Paulo; M.A. University of Sao Paulo; Ph.D. University of Pennsylvania

Christina Root
Professor of English
A.B. Bryn Mawr College; M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D. Columbia University

Alayne L. Schroll
Leavy Family Professor of Chemistry
B.A. Russell Sage College; Ph.D. University of Minnesota

Kerry Shea
Associate Professor of English
B.A., M.A. Middlebury College; M.A., Ph.D. Cornell University

Lloyd D. Simons
Professor of Mathematics
B.Sc. University of British Columbia; M.Sc., Ph.D. McGill University

Patricia D. Siplon
Professor of Political Science
B.S., M.S. Utah State University; Ph.D. Brandeis University

Douglas Slaybaugh
Professor of History
B.S., M.A. Iowa State University; Ph.D. Cornell University

Lorrie N. Smith
Professor of English
B.A. University of Massachusetts-Boston; M.A., Ph.D. Brown University

Trevien Stanger
Instructor of Envionmental Studies and Environmental Science
B.A. Saint Michael’s College; M.S. University of Montana

Janet Stearns
Instructor of Education
B.A., M.A., M.Ed., Sheffield Hallam University

Laura J. Stroup
Associate Professor of Environmental Studies
B.A. Franklin and Marshall College; M.S. Ph.D. University of South Carolina

Kimberly Sultze
Professor of Media Studies, Journalism & Digital Arts
B.A. Carleton College; M.A., Ph.D. New York University

Brian J. Swisher
Instructor of Biology
B.S. University of Illinois, M.S. University of Illinois

Jerald L. Swope
Associate Professor of Media Studies, Journalism & Digital Arts
B.A. Brown University; M.A. University of Missouri

Karen A. Talentino
Professor of Biology
B.A. University of California-Santa Barbara; M.S., Ph.D. University of Nevada-Reno

John Tapper
Associate Professor of Education
B.S. University of Maine; B.A. College of the Atlantic; M.A. Norwich University; Ph.D. New York University

Rev. David J. Theroux, SSE
Instructor of Religious Studies
A.B. Saint Michael’s College; M.Div. University of Saint Michael’s College, University of Toronto; M.R.S Loyola University of New Orleans

Melissa VanderKaay Tomasulo
Associate Professor of Psychology
B.A. Baldwin-Wallace College; M.S., Ph.D. Ohio University

John A. Trono
Professor of Computer Science
B.S. University of Vermont; M.S. Purdue University

Jeffrey A. Trumbower
Professor of Religious Studies
B.A. Vanderbilt University; M.A., Ph.D. University of Chicago

Peter Tumulty
Professor of Philosophy
B.A. Cathedral College of the Immaculate Conception; M.A., Ph.D. University of Notre Dame

Thomas Van Dzura
Instructor of Business Management & Accounting
B.S. Saint Michael’s College, M.S. Saint Michael’s College

Peter Vantine
Associate Professor of Modern Languages and Literature
B.A. Amherst College; M.A., Ph.D. University of Wisconsin-Madison

Patrick M. Walsh
Associate Professor of Economics
B.A. Washington University in St. Louis; Ph.D. University of Michigan – Ann Arbor

Adam Weaver
Associate Professor of Biology
B.A. University of Delaware; Ph.D. Ohio University

Benjamin White
Associate Professor of Applied Linguistics
B.A. University of Miami; M.A. School of Slavonic and East European;  M.Ed. University of Massachussetts; PH.D. Michigan State University

Rebecca Wigglesworth
Visiting Instructor of Education
B.A. Stanford University; M.A. Brown University

Joan R. Wry
Professor of English
B.A. Saint Michael’s College; M.A. University of Virginia; Ph.D. McGill University

Xinting Zhen
Assistant Professor of Business
B.A. Zhengzhou University of Light Industry; M.B.A University of the Pacific; Ph.D. Illinois Institute of Technology

Presidents Emeriti

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Paul J. Reiss, Ph.D.

Marc A. vanderHeyden, Ph.D.

John J. Neuhauser, Ph.D.

Emeritus/Emerita Faculty

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Jeffrey Adams, Ph.D.
Professor of Psychology


Kathleen Balutansky, Ph.D.
Professor of English

Daniel J. Bean, Ph.D.
Professor of Biology


M. Birger Benson, M.B.A.
Associate Professor of Business Administration and Accounting

Richard N. Berube, SSE, Ph.D.
Professor of Religious Studies

Gregg Blasdel, M.F.A.
Associate Professor of Fine Arts

Vincent L. Bolduc, Ph.D.
Professor of Sociology and Anthropology

John N. Carvellas, Ph.D.
Professor of Economics

F. Nicholas Clary
Professor of English

James P. Conley, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Classics

Paul E. Couture, SSE, S.T.D.
Professor of Religious Studies

Sarah E. Cummings, Ed.D.
Associate Professor of Applied Linguistics

Carolyn B. Duffy, Ph.D.
Professor of Applied Linguistics

Svetlana Elnitsky, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Modern Languages and Literature

Joseph J. Ferdinand, Ph.D.
Professor of Modern Languages and Literature

William Grover, Ph.D.
Professor of Political Science

Linda S. Halsted, M.S.
Professor of Computer Science

John J. Hanagan, Ph.D.
Professor of Philosophy

Gifford Hart, M.A.
Associate Professor of Journalism

Judith S. Hillman, Ph.D.
Professor of Education

Arthur Hessler, Ph.D.
Professor of Biology

John C. Hughes, Ph.D.
Professor of Political Science

Aostre Johnson, Ed.D.
Professor of Education

Anne Judson, Ph.D.
Professor of Education

Zsuzsanna M. Kadas, Ph.D.
Professor of Mathematics

Carey Kaplan, Ph.D.
Professor of English

Stephen M. Kellner, Ph.D.
Professor of Chemistry

John P. Kenney, Ph.D.
Professor of Religious Studies

Robert Kenny, CPA
Professor of Business Administration and Accounting

Herbert Kessel, Ph.D.
Professor of Economics

Richard Kuklis, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Business Administration and Accounting

Susan Kuntz, Ph.D.
Professor of Psychology

​Norman J. Lacharite, M.A.T.
Associate Professor of English as a Second Language

David LaMarche, M.B.A.
Professor of Business Administration and Accounting

Diane Lander, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Business Administration and Accounting

David Landers, Ph.D.
Instructor of Psychology

Adrian Languasco, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Modern Languages

Robert Lavallee, Ph.D.
Professor of Psychology

Paul J. LeClair, Ph.D.
Professor of Fine Arts

Frederick J. Maher, Ph.D.
Professor of Sociology

M. Kathleen Mahnke, Ph.D.
Professor of Applied Linguistics

Edward Mahoney, Ph.D.
Professor of Religious Studies

William H. Marquess, Ph.D.
Instructor of English

Denise Martin, M.S.
Instructor of Biology

Anne P. McConnell, Ph.D.
Professor of Modern Languages and Literature

Joseph M. McLaughlin, SSE, Ph.D.
Professor of Religious Studies

Tamara S. Mullarky
Associate Professor of Business Administration and Accounting

Francis Nicosia, Ph.D.
Professor of History

Kristin M. Novotny, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Political Science

M. Elizabeth O’Dowd, Ph.D.
Professor of Applied Linguistics

Katherine L. Olgiati, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Chemistry

Jennifer Paone-Vogt, M.A.
Instructor of Chemistry

Ralph W. Preston, M.S.
Associate Professor of Mathematics

Roger Putzel, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Business Administration and Accounting

Lance Richbourg, M.F.A.
Professor of Fine Arts

Laima O. Ruoff, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Education

Joanne V. Scott M.B.A
Instructor of Business Administration and Accounting

Jonathan Silverman, Ed.D.
Associate Professor of Education

Douglas Slaybaugh, Ph.D.
Professor of History

Susan W. Summerfield, D.M.A.
Professor of Fine Arts

M. Frances Toomey, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Education

William Tortolano, Mus.D.
Professor of Fine Arts

Marta A. Umanzor, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Modern Languages and Literature

Richard L. VanderWeel, SSE, Ph.D.
Professor of Philosophy

John C. Van Houten, Ph.D.
Professor of Chemistry

Dennis W. Voigt, CPA
Associate Professor of Business Administration and Accounting

Norman E. Walker, CPA
Associate Professor of Business Administration and Accounting

Ke-wen Wang, Ph.D.
Professor of History

Jody K. Willis, Ed.D.
Associate Professor of Education

William E. Wilson, Ph.D.
Professor of Political Science