Mar 07, 2021  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog

Faculty


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Kristyn Achilich
Instructor of Education
BS, MEd St. Michaels College, MS University of Vermont

William O. Anderson
Professor of Business Administration and Accounting
BA, MBA Dartmouth College


Alaba A. Apesin
Assistant Professor of Biology
BS Yaba College of Technology, Lagos, MBA Delaware State University, PhD University of Maryland Eastern Shore

Mahmoud T. Arani
Professor of Applied Linguistics
BA Teachers Training University, Iran; MA, PhD State University of New York at Buffalo

George L. Ashline
Professor of Mathematics
BS St. Lawrence University; MS, PhD University of Notre Dame

Jeffrey M. Ayres
Professor of Political Science
BA University of Virginia; MA, PhD University of Wisconsin-Madison

Valerie Bang-Jensen
Professor of Education
AB Smith College; MA, EdM, EdD Teachers College, Columbia University

Amir Barghi
Assistant Professor of Mathematics
BS University of Tehran; MS Richester Institute of Technology; PhD Dartmouth College


Claudine R. Bedell
Associate Professor of Education
BA Purdue University; MA Saint Michaels College; EdD Indiana University

Ronald B. Begley
Professor of Philosophy and Classics
BA Haverford College; MA, PhD University of North Carolina

Krista Billinglsey
Assistant Professor of Sociology and Anthropology
BA University of West Florida; PhD University of Tennessee

Michael J. Bosia
Professor of Political Science
BA California State University; MA, PhD Northwestern University

David Boynton
Associate Professor of Psychology
BA, PhD University of Maine

Alain J. Brizard
Professor of Physics
BSc Sherbrooke University; MSc Quebec University; PhD Princeton University

Patricia Bunt
Instructor of Physics
BS Clarkson University; PhD University of Vermont

James M. Byrne
Professor of Religious Studies
STB, STL. Gregorian University, Rome; PhD Trinity College, University of Dublin

Renee Carrico
Associate Professor of Psychology
BS University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; MS, PhD University of Massachusetts, Amherst

Alan Chant
Instructor of Chemistry
BS Portsmouth University; PhD Portsmouth University

Christina Chant
Associate Professor of Chemistry
BS State University of New York, Plattsburgh; PhD The Pennsylvania State University

Brian D. Collier
Associate Professor of Fine Arts
BFA State University of New York, Buffalo; MFA University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Paul J. Constantino
Assistant Professor of Biology
BS Saint Michael’s College, MA Florida Atlantic University, PhD George Washington University

George W. Dameron
Professor of History
BA Duke University; AM, PhD Harvard University

Maura D’Amore
Associate Professor of English
AB Brown University; MA, PhD University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Ben Davidson
Visiting Fairbanks Instructor of Histoy

BA Williams College; PhD University of Nebraska

Greg Delanty
Professor of English
BA National University of Ireland

Christopher Desjardins
Assistant Professor of Mathematics
BS University of Maine; MS University of Minnesota; PhD University of Minnesota

John P. Devlin
Associate Professor of Fine Arts
BA Allegheny College; MA, MFA Syracuse University

Mary E. Doyle
Professor of Education
BS, MEd State University College of New York at Buffalo; PhD University of Minnesota

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

Kathryn R. Dungy
Associate Professor of History
BA Spellman College; MA, PhD Duke University
 

Tess Dussling
Assistant Professor of Education
BS University of Miami; MS Flordia International University; PhD Syracuse University

Wayne Edwards
Instructor of Economics
BS Ball State University; MA Ball State; PhD University of Nebraska

William L. Ellis
Associate Professor of Fine Arts
BM Kentucky Wesleyan College; MM University of Cincinnati-College Conservatory of Music; PhD University of Memphis

Daniel W. Evans
Associate Professor of Applied Linguistics
BJ University of Missouri; MA, PhD University of Texas at Austin

Ruth Fabian-Fine
Associate Professor of Biology
MSC Johan Wolfgang Goethe University, PhD Johann Wolfgang Goethe-University


Douglas E. Facey
Professor of Biology
BS University of Maine-Orono; MS University of Vermont; PhD University of Georgia

Bret Findley
Associate Professor of Chemistry
BA Willamette University; PhD Dartmouth College

Richard O. Gamache
Associate Professor of Applied Linguistics
BA, MEd Saint Michael’s College

Traci Griffith
Associate Professor of Media Studies, Journalism & Digital Arts
BA DePaul University; MS Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University; JD Notre Dame Law School

Becca Gurney
Assistant Professor of Fine Arts
BA American University; MFA Tyler School of Art

Peter Harrigan
Professor of Fine Arts
BA Saint Michael’s College; MFA University of Pittsburgh

Rebecca Haslam
Assistant Professor of Education
BA Saint Michael’s College; MEd Saint Michael’s College

James S. Hefferon
Professor of Mathematics
BS, MS, PhD University of Connecticut

David S. Heroux
Professor of Chemistry
BA Manhattanville College; PhD Kansas State University

Jon E. Hyde
Professor of Media Studies, Journalism & Digital Arts
BA Carleton College; MA, PhD New York University

Elizabeth Inness-Brown
Professor of English
BA St. Lawrence University; MFA Columbia University

John Izzi
Professor of Philosophy
BA Fordham University; PhD University of Paris-Sorbonne

Kristin E. Juel
Associate Professor of Modern Languages and Literature
BA St. Olaf College; MA, PhD Indiana University

William Karstens
Professor of Physics
BS University of Vermont; MA Brandeis University; PhD University of Vermont

Terryl Kinder
Distinguished Visiting Professor of Fine Arts
AB, MA Syracuse University; PhD Indiana University

Katherine E. Kirby
Associate Professor of Philosophy and Global Studies
BA Salisbury State University; MA, MPhil, PhD Fordham University

Ari Kirshenbaum
Professor of Psychology
BA University of Colorado; MA, PhD University of Montana

Amy Knight
Instructor of Education
BA State University of New York at Buffalo; MEd University of Maine

Andrew Korich
Associate Professor of Chemistry
BS Saint Michael’s College; PhD University of Vermont

Richard S. Kujawa
Professor of Geography
BSc Brunel University, London; MA, PhD University of Iowa

Allison S. Kuklok
Associate Professor of Philosophy
BA Wellesley College, PhD ABD 2013 Harvard University

Adrie S. Kusserow
Professor of Sociology and Anthropology
BA Amherst College; MA Harvard Divinity School; PhD Harvard University

Shane Lamos
Associate Professor of Chemistry
BS Saint Michael’s College; PhD The University of Wisconsin, Madison

Michael Larsen
Professor of Mathematics
BA, MA, PhD Harvard University

Robert Letovsky
Professor of Business Administration and Accounting
BComm McGill University; MBA University of Toronto; PhD Concordia University

Nathaniel Lew
Professor of Fine Arts
BA Yale University; BA, MA Cambridge University; MA, PhD University of California, Berkeley

Nathaniel Lewis
Professor of English
BA Yale University; MA University of North Carolina; PhD Harvard University

Crystal L’Hôte
Associate Professor of Philosophy
BA Colgate University; MA, PhD  Johns Hopkins University

Dagan A. Loisel
Assistant Professor of Biology
BA Colby College; PhD Duke University

Mark A. Lubkowitz
Professor of Biology
BS Washington and Lee University; PhD University of Tennessee

Carolyn Lukens-Olson
Professor of Modern Languages and Literature
BA Ohio University; MA, PhD University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Timothy J. Mackin
Instructor of English
BA Colgate University; MA, PhD John Hopkins University

Carolyn Marsden
Instructor of Biology
BS State University of New York at Stony Brook; MA Tulane University School of Medicine; PhD The University of Vermont

Declan J. McCabe
Professor of Biology
BS St. Joseph’s University; MS University of Pittsburgh; PhD University of Vermont

Melissa McDuffie
Instructor of Psychology
BS Presbyterian College; MS Augusta College

Will Mentor
Associate Professor of Fine Arts
BFA Rhode Island School of Design

Ronald B. Miller
Professor of Psychology
BA Oberlin College; PhD University of Vermont

Shefali Misra
Associate Professor of Political Science
BA University of Rajastahn; MA Jawaharlal Nehru University; PhD Brandeis University

Marque Moffett
Visiting Instructor of Chemistry
BA Plattsburgh State University; MS University of Vermont

James Nagle
Professor of Education
BA Georgetown University; MA, PhD University of California, Berkeley

Tara Natarajan
Professor of Economics
BA Sophia College, Bombay, India; MA University of Bombay, India; PhD University of Nebraska

Robert J. Niemi
Professor of English
BA University of Massachusetts at Amherst; MS Columbia University; MA, PhD University of Massachusetts at Amherst

Alicia Norris
Instructor of Business
BA Metropolitan State University; MA University of Vermont; CPA

Sarah Nosek
Assistant Professor of Psychology
BS State Universit of New York, College at Brockport; MA Stony Brook University; PhD Stony Brook University

Barbara O’Donovan
Instructor of Mathematics
BS University of Massachusetts at Amherst; MS University of Massachusetts at Amherst

Paul E. Olsen
Associate Professor of Business Administration and Accounting
BA University of Vermont; MSA Saint Michael’s College; EdD University of Vermont

R. Michael Olson
Associate Professor of Philosophy
BA Boise State University; MA, PhD Emory University


Susan M. Ouellette
Professor of History
BA State University of New York at Plattsburgh; MA, PhD University of Massachusetts

Greta Pangborn
Associate Professor of Computer Science
BS, MS, PhD Cornell University

Eva M. Pascal
Instructor of Religious Studies
BA La Sierra University; MDiv Havard Divinity School; PhD Boston University

Raymond A. Patterson
Associate Professor of Religious Studies
BA Dartmouth College; MA Yale Divinity School; PhD The Catholic University of America

Elizabeth Peterson
Instructor of Education
Administrative License The University of Vermont; MA Saint Michael’s College; BS University of Delaware

Candas Pinar
Assistant Professor of Sociology & Anthropology
BA Brown University; MA Princeton University, Yale University; PhD Yale University

Nicole Podnecky
Assistant Professor of Biology
BS University of Vermont; PhD Colorado State University

Karen Popovich
Associate Professor of Business Administration and Accounting
BBA, MBA Cleveland State University; DBA Cleveland State University

Jennifer J. Purcell
Professor of History
BA, MA University of Colorado; PhD University of Sussex

Cathy Quinn
Instructor of Education
BS University of Vermont; MEd University of Vermont

M. Reza Ramazani
Professor of Economics
BA Ghazvin College; MA, PhD University of Colorado-Boulder

Anthony E. Richardson
Associate Professor of Psychology
BA University of California, San Diego; MA, PhD University of California, Santa Barbara

Christina Root
Professor of English
AB Bryn Mawr College; MA, MPhil, PhD Columbia University

Amy Saks Pavese
Instructor of Education
BA University of Notre Dame; MEd University of Notre Dame; PhD University of Colorado at Boulder

Alayne L. Schroll
Leavy Family Professor of Chemistry
BA Russell Sage College; PhD University of Minnesota

Kerry Shea
Associate Professor of English
BA, MA Middlebury College; MA, PhD Cornell University

Daniel Simmons
Assitant Professor of Politicial Science and International Relations
BS Weber State; MA UC Davis; PhD UC Davis

Lloyd D. Simons
Professor of Mathematics
BSc University of British Columbia; MSc, PhD McGill University

Patricia D. Siplon
Professor of Political Science
BS, MS Utah State University; PhD Brandeis University

Lorrie N. Smith
Professor of English
BA University of Massachusetts-Boston; MA, PhD Brown University

Trevien Stanger
Instructor of Envionmental Studies and Environmental Science
BA Saint Michael’s College; MS University of Montana

Janet Stearns
Instructor of Education
BA, MA, MEd, Sheffield Hallam University

Laura J. Stroup
Associate Professor of Environmental Studies
BA Franklin and Marshall College; MS PhD University of South Carolina

Kimberly Sultze
Professor of Media Studies, Journalism & Digital Arts
BA Carleton College; MA, PhD New York University

Brian J. Swisher
Instructor of Biology
BS University of Illinois, MS University of Illinois

Jerald L. Swope
Associate Professor of Media Studies, Journalism & Digital Arts
BA Brown University; MA University of Missouri

Rev. David J. Theroux, SSE
Instructor of Religious Studies
AB Saint Michael’s College; MDiv University of Saint Michael’s College, University of Toronto; MRS Loyola University of New Orleans

Melissa VanderKaay Tomasulo
Associate Professor of Psychology
BA Baldwin-Wallace College; MS, PhD Ohio University

John A. Trono
Professor of Computer Science
BS University of Vermont; MS Purdue University

Jeffrey A. Trumbower
Professor of Religious Studies
BA Vanderbilt University; MA, PhD University of Chicago

Thomas Van Dzura
Instructor of Business Management & Accounting
BS Saint Michael’s College, MS Saint Michael’s College

Peter Vantine
Associate Professor of Modern Languages and Literature
BA Amherst College; MA, PhD University of Wisconsin-Madison

Patrick M. Walsh
Associate Professor of Economics
BA Washington University in St. Louis; PhD University of Michigan – Ann Arbor

Adam Weaver
Associate Professor of Biology
BA University of Delaware; PhD Ohio University

Benjamin White
Associate Professor of Applied Linguistics
BA University of Miami; MA School of Slavonic and East European;  MEd University of Massachussetts; PhD Michigan State University

Rebecca Wigglesworth
Visiting Instructor of Education
BA Stanford University; MA Brown University

Clayton Williams
Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies and Sciences
BS Ohio State University; PhD Florida International University

Joan R. Wry
Professor of English
BA Saint Michael’s College; MA University of Virginia; PhD McGill University

Xinting Zhen
Assistant Professor of Business
BA Zhengzhou University of Light Industry; MBA University of the Pacific; PhD Illinois Institute of Technology

Presidents Emeriti

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Paul J. Reiss, PhD.

Marc A. vanderHeyden, PhD.

John J. Neuhauser, PhD.

Emeritus/Emerita Faculty

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Jeffrey Adams, PhD.
Professor of Psychology


Kathleen Balutansky, PhD.
Professor of English

Michael E. Battig, PhD.
Professor of Computer Science

Daniel J. Bean, PhD.
Professor of Biology


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

Richard N. Berube, SSE, PhD.
Professor of Religious Studies

Gregg Blasdel, MFA.
Associate Professor of Fine Arts

Vincent L. Bolduc, PhD.
Professor of Sociology and Anthropology

Donna Bozonne, PhD.
Professor of Biology

John N. Carvellas, PhD.
Professor of Economics

F. Nicholas Clary
Professor of English

James P. Conley, PhD.
Associate Professor of Classics

Paul E. Couture, SSE, STD.
Professor of Religious Studies

Sarah E. Cummings, EdD.
Associate Professor of Applied Linguistics

Carolyn B. Duffy, PhD.
Professor of Applied Linguistics

Joanna A. Ellis-Monaghan, PhD.
Professor of Mathematics

Svetlana Elnitsky, PhD.
Associate Professor of Modern Languages and Literature

Joseph J. Ferdinand, PhD.
Professor of Modern Languages and Literature

William Grover, PhD.
Professor of Political Science

Linda S. Halsted, MS.
Professor of Computer Science

John J. Hanagan, PhD.
Professor of Philosophy

Gifford Hart, MA.
Associate Professor of Journalism

Arthur Hessler, PhD.
Professor of Biology

Judith S. Hillman, PhD.
Professor of Education

Peter Hope, MS.
Instructor of Biology

John C. Hughes, PhD.
Professor of Political Science

Aostre Johnson, EdD.
Professor of Education

Anne Judson, PhD.
Professor of Education

Zsuzsanna M. Kadas, PhD.
Professor of Mathematics

Carey Kaplan, PhD.
Professor of English

Stephen M. Kellner, PhD.
Professor of Chemistry

John P. Kenney, PhD.
Professor of Religious Studies

Robert Kenny, CPA
Professor of Business Administration and Accounting

Herbert Kessel, PhD.
Professor of Economics

Richard Kuklis, PhD.
Associate Professor of Business Administration and Accounting

Susan Kuntz, PhD.
Professor of Psychology

​Norman J. Lacharite, MAT.
Associate Professor of English as a Second Language

David LaMarche, MBA.
Professor of Business Administration and Accounting

Diane Lander, PhD.
Associate Professor of Business Administration and Accounting

David Landers, PhD.
Instructor of Psychology

Adrian Languasco, PhD.
Associate Professor of Modern Languages

Robert Lavallee, PhD.
Professor of Psychology

Paul J. LeClair, PhD.
Professor of Fine Arts

Frederick J. Maher, PhD.
Professor of Sociology

M. Kathleen Mahnke, PhD.
Professor of Applied Linguistics

Edward Mahoney, PhD.
Professor of Religious Studies

Denise Martin, MS.
Instructor of Biology

Anne P. McConnell, PhD.
Professor of Modern Languages and Literature

Joseph M. McLaughlin, SSE, PhD.
Professor of Religious Studies

Tamara S. Mullarky
Associate Professor of Business Administration and Accounting

Francis Nicosia, PhD.
Professor of History

Kristin M. Novotny, PhD.
Associate Professor of Political Science

M. Elizabeth O’Dowd, PhD.
Professor of Applied Linguistics

Katherine L. Olgiati, PhD.
Associate Professor of Chemistry

Jennifer Paone-Vogt, MA.
Instructor of Chemistry

Ralph W. Preston, MS.
Associate Professor of Mathematics

Roger Putzel, PhD.
Associate Professor of Business Administration and Accounting

Lance Richbourg, MFA.
Professor of Fine Arts

Laima O. Ruoff, PhD.
Associate Professor of Education

Joanne V. Scott MBA
Instructor of Business Administration and Accounting

Jonathan Silverman, Ed.D.
Associate Professor of Education

Douglas Slaybaugh, PhD.
Professor of History

Susan W. Summerfield, DMA.
Professor of Fine Arts

M. Frances Toomey, PhD.
Associate Professor of Education

William Tortolano, MusD.
Professor of Fine Arts

Peter Tumulty, PhD.
Professor of Philosophy

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

Richard L. VanderWeel, SSE, PhD.
Professor of Philosophy

John C. Van Houten, PhD.
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, PhD.
Professor of History

Jody K. Willis, EdD.
Associate Professor of Education

William E. Wilson, PhD.
Professor of Political Science