2016-2018 Graduate Catalog


Faculty and Administration

As of July 2016

University Administration

GEORGE F. (JODY) HARPSTER, President (1995)

B.S., Juniata College; M.S., Shippensburg University; Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

VACANT, Executive Vice President for External and University Relations

LESLIE FOLMER CLINTON, Associate Vice President for External Affairs, Alumni Relations, and Marketing and Director of the H. Ric Luhrs Performing Arts Center (2003)

B.S., Shippensburg University; M.P.A., American University; Ed.D., Duquesne University

BARBARA G. LYMAN, Provost and Executive Vice President (2008)

B.A., Anna Maria College; M.A., Brandeis University; C.A.S. Harvard Graduate School of Education; Ph.D., Louisiana State University; 

TRACY A. SCHOOLCRAFT, Associate Provost and Dean of Graduate Studies (1993)

B.S., George Washington University; Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University

CAROLYN M. CALLAGHAN, Acting Dean, Office of Professional, Continuing and Distance Education (2005)

B.S., M.S.Ed. Illinois State University; D.Ed., Pennsylvania State University

SARAH E. STOKELY, Dean of Academic Engagement and Student Support (2012)

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

DENISE S. YARWOOD, Interim Assistant Dean, School of Academic Programs & Services (2014)
B.S., M.S., Shippensburg University

JAMES H. MIKE, Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences (2006)

B.S., M.S., Youngstown State University; Ph.D., University of Cincinnati

JAMES A. DELLE, Associate Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences (2014)

B.A., College of the Holy Cross; M.A., College of William and Mary; Ph.D., University of Massachusetts

JAMES R. JOHNSON, Dean of the College of Education and Human Services (2008)

A.B., Duke University; M.S., Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University

NELLIE M. CYR, Associate Dean of the College of Education and Human Services (2011)

B.S., Edinboro University; M.S., Slippery Rock University; Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh

JOHN G. KOOTI, Dean of the John L. Grove College of Business (2010)

B.S., Jundi-Shapour University, Iran; M.S., Ph.D. Michigan State University

ANTHONY S. WINTER, Associate Dean of the John L. Grove College of Business (1979)

B.S., Shippensburg University; M.B.A., Arizona State University; D.Ed., Pennsylvania State University

RICK E. RUTH, Vice President for Enrollment Management, Technology and Library Services (1982)

B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Ohio University

DENNIS H. MATHES, Associate Vice President, Technology and Library Services and Dean of Library and Academic Technology Support Services (1983)

B.S., M.S., Shippensburg University; Ed.D., Dusquene University

MICHELLE T. FOREMAN, Associate Dean and Director of Library Services (2007)

B.A., Wilson College; M.S., Wilkes University; M.L.I.S., University of Pittsburgh; Ph.D., Capella University

ROGER L. SERR, Vice President for Student Affairs (1994)

B.A., Northern State University; M.S., Western Illinois University; Ph.D., Michigan State University

DAVID L. LOVETT, Associate Vice President for Student Affairs and Acting Dean of Students (1984)

B.S.Ed., M.S., Shippensburg University; Ed.D., University of Virginia

VACANT, Vice President for Administration and Finance

DAVID A. TOPPER, Associate Vice President for Administration and Finance (1995)

B.A., Pennsylvania State University; M.A., Saint Francis University; Ed.D., Duquesne University

MELINDA D. FAWKS, Associate Vice President for Administration and Finance (1992)

B.S., Pennsylvania State University

LANCE BRYSON, P.E., Associate Vice President for Facilities (1997)

B.S., U.S. Coast Guard Academy; B.S. and M.S., University of Illinois; M.S., University of Alaska

Faculty Members

ABDULMAJEED M. ABDURRAHMAN, Associate Professor of Physics (2002)

B.S., University of Tennessee; M.A., University of Mississippi; Ph.D., University of Oxford-United Kingdom

LEA T. ADAMS, Associate Professor of Psychology (2006)

B.S., Central Missouri State University; M.A., California State University; Ph.D. Vanderbilt University

MICHAEL T. APPLEGARTH, Associate Professor of Geography/Earth Science (2001)

B.S., Northern Arizona University-Flagstaff; M.A., University of Northern Iowa-Cedar Falls; Ph.D., Arizona State University-Tempe

GEORGE B. ARMEN, Assistant Professor of Physics (2009)

B.S., Oregon State University; M.S. and Ph.D, University of Oregon

ALICE J. ARMSTRONG, Associate Professor of Computer Science and Engineering (2008)

B.S., M.S. and D.Sc., George Washington University

ALLEN J. ARMSTRONG, Professor of Physics (1994)

B.S., Montana State University; M.S. and Ph.D., University of Colorado

MARCIE L. BAER-LEHMAN, Professor of Biology (2000)

B.S., Loyola College; Ph.D., University of Maryland

ANGELA E. BAGUÉS, Associate Professor of Modern Languages (1996)

B.A., Universidad Central de Barcelona; M.A., School for International Training; Ph.D., Rutgers University

LONCE H. BAILEY, Assistant Professor of Political Science (2009)

B.A, University of California Irvine; M.A., University of Virginia; Ph.D., University of Massachusetts

JULIE BAO, Professor of Teacher Education (1992)

B.A. and M.A., East China Normal University; Ph.D., University of Nebraska

ANGELA M. BARTOLI, Professor of Psychology (1979)

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

HAMID BASTIN, Professor of Economics (1989)

B.S. and B.B.A., Georgia Southern College; Ph.D., Georgia State University

DAVID F. BATEMAN, Professor of Educational Leadership and Special Education (1995)

B.A., University of Virginia; M.Ed., William & Mary; Ph.D., University of Kansas

LYNN F. BAYNUM, Associate Professor of Teacher Education (2002)

B.S., East Stroudsburg University; M.S., University of Scranton, Ph.D., Marywood University

WILLIAM E. BEALING JR., Professor of Accounting and Management Information Systems (2012)

B.S.B.A., Shippensburg University, M.B.A., University of Montana; Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University

JOSEPH B. BECK, Associate Professor of Management/Marketing/Entrepreneurship (2010)

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

WENDY S. BECKER, Professor of Management/Marketing/Entrepreneurship (2008)

B.A., M.S. and Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University

SAMUEL BENBOW, Associate Professor of Social Work/Gerontology (1999)

B.S. and M.S., Shippensburg University; Ph.D., Indiana University of Pennsylvania

CHAD H. BENNETT, Assistant Professor of Academic Success Program (2008)

B.A. and M.S., Shippensburg University; Ed.D., Duquesne University

SHERRI E. BERGSTEN, Associate Professor of Biology (2005)

B.S., Haverford College; Ph.D., Princeton University

CURTIS R. BERRY, Professor of Political Science (1988)

B.S. and M.S., Shippensburg University; Ph.D., Syracuse University

CORRINE E. BERTRAM, Associate Professor of Psychology (2009)

B.A., University of Northern Iowa; M.A., Hunter College; Ph.D., The Graduate Center of the City University of New York

MICHAEL W. BIBBY, Professor of English (1993)

B.A., Ohio State University; M.A. and Ph.D., University of Minnesota

DOUGLAS BIRSCH, Professor of History/Philosophy (1996)

B.A. and M.A., Allegheny College; Ph.D., University of Oregon

REBECCA A. BLAHUS, Assistant Professor of Teacher Education (2010)

B.S. and M.Ed., Indiana University of Pennsylvania

WILLIAM L. BLEWETT, Professor of Geography/Earth Science (1992)

B.S., Northern Michigan University; M.A., Western Illinois University; Ph.D., Michigan State University

JOHN D. BLOOM, Associate Professor of History/Philosophy (2006)

B.A. and M.A., University of California; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

CYNTHIA A. BOTTERON, Professor of Political Science (2002)

B.A., University of New Mexico; M.A., Colorado State University; Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin

DARA P. BOURASSA, Associate Professor of Social Work/Gerontology (2006)

B.A., and M.S.W., University of Pittsburgh; Ph.D., University of Maryland-Baltimore

C. NIELSEN BRASHER, Professor of Political Science (1995)

B.A. and M.A., University of Colorado; Ph.D., American University

WILLIAM A. BRAUN, Professor of Exercise Science (2004)

B.A., Indiana University; M.S., Texas Christian University; Ph.D., University of Toledo

THOMAS H. BRIGGS, Associate Professor of Computer Science and Engineering (2002)

B.S. and M.S., Shippensburg University; Ph.D., University of Maryland-Baltimore County

CLIFFORD W. BROOKS, Professor of Counseling and College Student Personnel (1997)

B.A., University of Richmond; M.S., Virginia Commonwealth University; Ed.S. and Ed.D., College of William & Mary

PHILIP A. BROYLES, Professor of Sociology/Anthropology (1993)

B.A., M.A. and Ph.D., Washington State University

LANCE E. BRYANT, Associate Professor of Mathematics (2009)

B.A., Berea College; Ph.D., Purdue University

SARAH B. BRYANT, Professor of Finance and Supply Chain Management (2006)

B.S. and Ph.D., University of South Carolina

JANET N. BUFALINO, Associate Professor of Teacher Education (1993)

B.S. and M.Ed., Edinboro University; Ed.D., Indiana University of Pennsylvania

STEVEN BURG, Professor of History/Philosophy (1999)

B.A., Colgate University; M.A. and Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison

JAMONN CAMPBELL, Professor of Psychology (2002)

B.A., Slippery Rock University; M.A., Shippensburg University; Ph.D., Miami University-Oxford, Ohio

MICHAEL CAMPBELL, Professor of Art and Design (1990) B.A. and M.A., Indiana University; M.F.A., Ohio University

JERRY A. CARBO, Professor of Management/Marketing/Entrepreneurship (2008)

B.B.A., Texas Christian University; M.ILR. and Ph.D., Cornell University; J.D., Dickinson School of Law, Pennsylvania State University

ALLISON C. CAREY, Professor of Sociology/Anthropology (2004)

B.A., Trinity College; Ph.D., University of Michigan

ANDREW L. CAREY, Assistant Professor of Counseling and College Student Personnel (1997)

B.S., Lock Haven University; M.S., Shippensburg University; Ph.D., University of Virginia

EDWARD J. CARLIN, Professor of Communication/Journalism (1994)

B.A., Heidelberg College; M.A. and Ph.D., Bowling Green State University

CHRISTOPHER O. CARLTON, Assistant Professor of Counseling Services (2008)

B.A., Miami University; M.A., Towson University; Ph.D., Brigham Young University

JOSEPH T. CATANIO, Associate Professor of Accounting and Management Information Systems (2010)

B.S., Rutgers University; M.S. and Ph.D., New Jersey Institute of Technology

LAURIE J. CELLA, Associate Professor of English (2007)

B.A., SUNY Geneseo; M.A., University of Connecticut; Ph.D., University of Connecticut

MATTHEW J. C. CELLA, Associate Professor of English (2012) B.A., University of Rochester; M.A. and Ph.D., University of Connecticut

LINDA M. CHALK, Assistant Professor of Counseling Services (2011)

B.A., Kalamazoo College; M.A. and Ph.D., University of Notre Dame

CHANTANA CHAROENPANITKUL, Associate Professor of Library (2001)

B.A., Chulalongkorn University; M.A., University of Baroda

JI YOUNG CHOI, Associate Professor of Mathematics (2002)

B.A. and M.S., Pusan National University; Ph.D., Iowa State University

SUNHEE CHOI, Associate Professor of Management/Marketing/Entrepreneurship (2012)

B.A., Chonbuk National University; M.B.A., Marshall University; Ph.D., Texas Tech University

CATHERINE B. CLAY, Associate Professor of History/Philosophy (1998)

B.A., Carlton College; M.A. and Ph.D., University of Oregon

JENNIFER A. CLEMENTS, Professor of Social Work/Gerontology (2005)

B.A./B.S.W., M.S.W. and Ph.D., University of Maryland

MICHAEL R. COHEN, Assistant Professor of Physics (1994)

B.A., University of Chicago; M.S. and Ph.D., Cornell University

NEIL O. CONNELLY, Associate Professor of English (2010)

B.A., Pennsylvania State University; M.F.A., McNeese State University

MICHAEL K. COOLSEN, Professor of Management/Marketing/Entrepreneurship (2003)

B.A., Lafayette College; M.S., Shippensburg University; Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

DEBRA A. CORNELIUS, Professor of Sociology/Anthropology (1993)

B.A., College of Wooster; M.A. and Ph.D., George Washington University

SEAN R. CORNELL, Associate Professor of Geography/Earth Science (2006)

B.A., University of Rochester; M.S. and Ph.D. University of Cincinnati

WILLIAM K. COWDEN, Assistant Professor of Educational Leadership and Special Education (2010)

B.S. and M.Ed., Shippensburg University; D.Ed., Temple University

ALAN CRESSWELL, Assistant Professor of Physics (1999)

D.E.A., Universite de Paris; Ph.D., University of Oregon

THOMAS C. CROCHUNIS, Associate Professor of English (2005)

B.A., Swarthmore College; M.A., Middlebury College; Ph.D. Rutgers University

BENJAMIN R. CULBERTSON, Associate Professor of Art and Design (2005)

B.A. Berea College; M.F.A., Alfred University

FRED S. DADE, Assistant Professor of Music/Theatre Arts (2002)

B.M., Wheaton College; M.M., Roosevelt University

ALISON D. DAGNES, Professor of Political Science (2003)

B.A., St. Lawrence University; M.A., University of Massachusetts at Amherst; Ph.D., University of Massachusetts

AZIM DANESH, Professor of Accounting and Management Information Systems (2000)

B.S., Point Park University; M.S. and M.S.I.S., Shippensburg University; Ph.D., Temple University

VIET T. DAO, Associate Professor of Accounting and Management Information Systems (2008)

B.Sc., Hanoi University of Technology; M.Sc., University of Leeds; Ph.D., University of Oklahoma

PABLO DELIS, Professor of Biology (2002)

B.S., University of Sevilla, Spain; M.S., University of South Florida; Ph.D., University of Florida

BARBARA J. DENISON, Associate Professor of Sociology/Anthropology (2003)

B.A. Lebanon Valley College; M.A., University of York (England); Ph.D., Northwestern University

BETTY A. DESSANTS, Professor of History/Philosophy (2001)

B.A., Boston University; M.A. and Ph.D., University of California, Berkley

CATHERINE J. DIBELLO, Professor of English (1983)

B.A., Appalachian State University; M.A., University of Virginia; Ph.D., Indiana University

ALLEN DIETERICH-WARD, Associate Professor of History/Philosophy (2008)

B.A., College of Wooster; M.A. and Ph.D., University of Michigan

PHILLIP F. DILLER, Associate Professor of Educational Leadership and Special Education (2001)

B.A., Goshen College; M.Ed., University of Northern Colorado; Ed.D. Duquesne University

AARON W. DOBBS, Associate Professor of Library (2006)

B.A., Wagner College; M.S., University of Tennessee; M.S., Austin Peay State University

STEVEN M. DOLBIN, Professor of Art and Design (2000)

B.A., Shippensburg University; M.F.A., Pratt Institute

MARCY J. DOUGLASS, Assistant Professor of Counseling and College Student Personnel (2007)

B.A., Lebanon Valley College; M.S., University of Nevada; Ph.D., College of William & Mary

MICHAEL W. DRAGER, Associate Professor of Communication/Journalism (2001)

B.A., Millersville University; M.S., Shippensburg University; Ph.D., Michigan State University

CYNTHIA K. DRENOVSKY, Professor of Sociology/Anthropology (1991)

B.A., Western Michigan University; M.A. and Ph.D., Washington State University

SCOTT A. DRZYZGA, Professor of Geography/Earth Science (2004)

B.A., State University of New York at Geneseo; M.A., Michigan State University

GWENDOLYN V. DURHAM, Assistant Professor of Teacher Education (2001)

B.S.Ed. and M.Ed., Shippensburg University; Ed.D., Duquesne University

JAMES G. EDWARDS, Associate Professor of History/Philosophy (2001)

B.A., University of Iowa; M.A. and Ph.D., Indiana University

DOUGLAS E. ENSLEY, Professor of Mathematics (1993)

B.S., University of Alabama; M.S. and Ph.D., Carnegie Mellon University

ASHLEY ESPOSITO, Assistant Professor of Library (2014) B.A., Carlow University; M.S.L.S, Clarion University; M.A., Villanova University

THOMAS EVITTS, Professor of Mathematics (1999)

B.S.Ed. and M.Ed., Millersville University; Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University

TREVER R. FAMULARE, Assistant Professor of Music/Theatre Arts and Director of Bands (2001)

B.S., College of Saint Rose; M.S., Syracuse University

ALISON E. FEENEY, Associate Professor of Geography/Earth Science (1998)

B.A., University of Connecticut; M.S., Portland State University; Ph.D., Michigan State University

THOMAS P. FEENEY, Professor of Geography/Earth Science (1997)

B.S., State University of New York; M.S., Western Kentucky University; Ph.D., University of Georgia

MATTHEW D. FETZER, Associate Professor of Criminal Justice (2011)

B.S. and M.S., Shippensburg University; M.A., University of Albany

BRENDAN P. FINUCANE, Professor of Economics (1982)

B.A., Shippensburg University; M.A. and Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh

ELIZABETH A. FISHER, Professor of Social Work/Gerontology (2004)

B.A., Millersville University; M.S.W., University of Maryland; Ph.D., University of Maryland-Baltimore

MIRANDA S. FISHER, Assistant Director of Sports Medicine (2013)

B.S., Lock Haven University; M.S., California University of Pennsylvania

REBECCA S. FITZ, Instructor and Acting Associate Director of Sports Medicine (2008)

B.S., East Stroudsburg University; M.S., Shippensburg University

MARITA N. FLAGLER, Associate Professor of Social Work/Gerontology (2006)

B.A., University of Tirana; M.S.W. and Ph.D., Colorado State University

SAMUEL FORLENZA, Assistant Professor of Exercise Science (2014) B.A., State University of New York, College at Geneseo; M.S., Miami University; PhD., Michigan State University

GERALD L. FOWLER, Associate Professor of Educational Leadership and Special Education (2004)

B.S., M.Ed. and Ph.D., University of Maryland

THOMAS FRIELLE, Associate Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry (2007)

A.B., Bucknell University; M.S., Virginia Tech; Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh

KURTIS FUELLHART, Professor of Geography/Earth Science (1999)

B.S. and B.A., University of Vermont; M.B.A., University of Connecticut at Storrs; Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University

JAYLEEN GALARZA, Assistant Professor of Social Work/Gerontology (2013)

B.A., East Stroudsburg University; M.S.W., M.Ed. and Ph.D., Widener University

ERICA D. GALIOTO, Associate Professor of English (2007)

B.A., Boston College; M.A. and Ph.D., State University of New York at Buffalo

BENJAMIN J. GALLUZZO, Associate Professor of Mathematics (2009)

B.S., University of Iowa; M.A., Boston University; Ph.D., University of Iowa

KIMBERLY D. GARRIS, Associate Professor of Communication/Journalism (2005)

B.A., Jacksonville State University; M.S., Boston University; Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University

THOMAS C. GIBBON, Assistant Professor of Educational Leadership and Special Education (2001)

B.A., Gettysburg College; M.S., Western Maryland College

CHARLES D. GIRARD, Associate Professor of Computer Science and Engineering (2004)

B.S., Furman University; Ph.D., University of South Carolina

NATHAN W. GOATES, Assistant Professor of Management/Marketing/Entrepreneurship (2006)

B.S., Brigham Young University; M.B.A., University of Utah; Ph.D., Vanderbilt University

DEBORAH L. GOCHENAUR, Assistant Professor of Mathematics (2010)

B.S., Pennsylvania State University; M.S., Shippensburg University; Ph.D., American University

DAVID F. GODSHALK, Professor of History/Philosophy (1994)

B.A., University of South Carolina; M.A. and Ph.D., Yale University

TOMOKO K. GRABOSKY, Professor of Counseling Services (2004)

B.A., State University of New York; M.S. and Ph.D., Syracuse University

MICHAEL E. GREENBERG, Associate Professor of Political Science (2005)

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

JAMES D. GRIFFITH, Professor of Psychology (2003)

B.A., Waynesburg College; M.A., Central Michigan University; Ph.D., Texas Christian University

ASHLEY GRIMM, Assistant Professor and Assistant Director of Athletics (2012) B.S. and M.B.A., Clarion University

SARA A. GROVE, Professor of Political Science (1992)

B.A., Pennsylvania State University; M.A. and Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; J.D., Dickinson School of Law

STEVEN J. HAASE, Professor of Psychology (2002)

B.S., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; M.S. and Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison

ROBERT HALE, Professor of Psychology (1992)

B.A., University of Maine; M.S., Northwestern State University of Louisiana; Ph.D., University of Oklahoma

JAMES E. HAMBLIN, Associate Professor of Mathematics (2002)

B.A., Cornell University; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison

M. BLAKE HARGROVE, Associate Professor of Management/Marketing/Entrepreneurship (2012)

B.A., University of the State of New York; M.A., Webster University; Ph.D. University of Texas at Arlington

WILLIAM C. HARRIS, Professor of English (2001)

B.A., Amherst College; M.A. and Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University

SHARON HARROW, Professor of English (2000)

B.A., University of Michigan; M.A. and Ph.D., University of Arizona

MARK L. HARTMAN, Associate Professor of Music/Theatre Arts (2008)

B.A., University of Winnipeg; M.M. and D.M.A., University of North Carolina

LOUISE HATFIELD, Professor of Management/Marketing/Entrepreneurship (1991)

B.S., Iowa State University; M.B.A., Drake University; Ph.D., Virginia Commonwealth University

TIMOTHY W. HAWKINS, Professor of Geography/Earth Science (2004)

B.A., Colgate University; M.A. and Ph.D., Arizona State University

ERIC HEIM, Assistant Professor of Communication/Journalism (2015) B.A., Macalester College; M.S., Northwestern University; Ph.D., University of Missouri-Columbia

PHILIP W. HENRY, Assistant Professor of Counseling Services (2004)

B.A., Slippery Rock University; M.A., Western Kentucky University; Ph.D., Purdue University

BILLY HENSON, Associate Professor of Criminal Justice (2011)

B.S. and M.S., Eastern Kentucky University; Ph.D., University of Cincinnati

SHARNINE S. HERBERT, Associate Professor of Human Communication Studies (2002)

B.S., Morgan State University; M.A., University of South Carolina; Ph.D., Howard University

SHARI L. HORNER, Professor of English (1998)

B.A., Luther College; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

IRMA L. HUNT, Assistant Professor of Management/Marketing/Entrepreneurship (2012)

B.A., and M.L.S., University of Texas at Austin; Ed.D., The Pennsylvania State University

TODD M. HURD, Professor of Biology (2000)

B.S., State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry; M.S., University of Maine; Ph.D., State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry

DAVID W. HWANG, Associate Professor in Finance and Supply Chain Management (2013)

B.U.E. and M.T.E., Hanyang University; M.B.A. and Ph.D., University of Toledo

DEBORAH JACOBS, Professor of Social Work/Gerontology (1992)

B.S.W., Temple University; M.S.W., University of Michigan; Ph.D., Brandeis University

ALICE JAMES, Professor of Sociology/Anthropology (1988)

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

RAYMOND JANIFER, Professor of English (1992)

B.A., Millersville University; M.A., University of Chicago; Ph.D., Ohio State University; M.F.A., University of Southern California

CLAIRE A. JANTZ, Professor of Geography/Earth Science (2005)

B.A., University of Tennessee; M.A. and Ph.D., University of Maryland, College Park

DIANE L. JEFFERSON, Assistant Professor and Director of Multicultural Student Affairs (1984)

B.A., Shippensburg University; M.A., University of Northern Iowa

STEPHANIE A. JIRARD, Professor of Criminal Justice (2003)

B.A., Cornell University; J.D., Boston College Law School

KAREN JOHNSON, Associate Professor of Academic Services (2009)

B.S., University of Southern Mississippi; M.Ed., Pennsylvania State University; Ed.D., Liberty University

LEONARD K. JONES, Professor of Mathematics (1985)

B.S., Towson State University; M.A., Pennsylvania State University; Ph.D., University of Virginia

DAVID E. KALIST, Professor of Economics (2003)

B.S., Oakland University; M.S., Walsh College; Ph.D., Wayne State University

JEB S. KEGERREIS, Assistant Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry (2009)

B.S., Shippensburg University; Ph.D., University of Illinois

DAVID I. KENNEDY, Associate Professor of Mathematics (2005)

B.A., Bates College; M.S. and M.Ed., University of Massachusetts; Ph.D., West Virginia University

CHRISTOPHER KEYES, Assistant Professor of Teacher Education (2012)

B.A., University of Utah; M.Ed., Westminster College; Ph.D., Vanderbilt University

CHAD M. KIMMEL, Associate Professor of Sociology/Anthropology (2003)

B.A., Millersville University; M.A., Indiana University of Pennsylvania; Ph.D., Western Michigan University

KIM M. KLEIN, Professor of History/Philosophy (1997)

B.A. and M.A., Creighton University; Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University

MISTY L. KNIGHT Associate Professor of Human Communication Studies (2008)

B.A. and M.A., West Texas A&M University; Ph.D., University of Southern Mississippi

RICHARD A. KNIGHT, Associate Professor of Human Communication Studies (2006)

B.A., Seton Hall University; M.A., Bloomsburg University; Ph.D., University of Southern Mississippi

CYNTHIA A. KOLLER, Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice (2012)

B.S. and M.S., University of Wisconsin; Ph.D., University of Cincinnati

JANET KOSCIANSKI, Professor of Economics (1990)

B.A., Rowan University; M.S. and Ph.D., Southern Illinois University

EMILY B. KRAMER, Assistant Professor of Biology (2013)

B.S., Wilkes University; M.S., Bloomsburg University; Ph.D., University of Maryland

KURT L. KRAUS, Professor of Counseling and College Student Personnel (1998)

B.S., M.Ed. and Ed.D., University of Maine

CARLA T. KUNGL, Associate Professor of English (2001)

B.A., Wittenberg University; M.A. and Ph.D., Case Western Reserve University

CHARLENE G. LANE, Assistant Professor in Social Work/Gerontology (2013)

B.A., York College (SUNY); M.S.W., New York University; Ph.D., Adelphi University

EVELINE LANG, Associate Professor of Human Communication Studies (1989)

B.A., University of Vienna; M.A. and Ph.D., Ohio University

IAN M. LANGELLA, Professor of Finance and Supply Chain Management (2008)

B.S., Maine Maritime Academy; M.A. and Ph.D., University of Magdeburg

KARA A. LASKOWSKI, Associate Professor of Human Communication Studies (2004)

B.A., Juanita College; M.A. and Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University

DANIEL Y. LEE, Professor of Economics (1986)

B.S., Chonnam National University, South Korea; M.A. and Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh

JEONGHWA LEE, Associate Professor of Computer Science and Engineering (2006)

B.S. and M.S., Chonnam National University; Ph.D., University of Kentucky

SANGKOOK LEE, Assistant Professor of Computer Science and Engineering (2014)

B.S. and M.S., Sogang University; M.S. and Ph.D.,State University of New York at Buffalo

PAUL LEITNER, Professor of Music/Theater Arts (1990)

B.S., Frostburg State University; M.A., Oklahoma State University; Ph.D., University of Nebraska

ROBERT LESMAN, Associate Professor of Modern Languages (2006)

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

STEVEN B. LICHTMAN, Associate Professor of Political Science (2006)

B.A. and Ph.D., Brandeis University; J.D., New York University

THEO S. LIGHT, Professor of Biology (2004)

B.S., University of California-Berkley; Ph.D., University of California-Davis

FAN LIU, Associate Professor of Finance and Supply Chain Management (2013)

B.A., Tongji University; M.S., Katholicke Universiteit Leuven; Ph.D., Georgia State University

HAN LIU, Associate Professor of Teacher Education (2006)

B.A., Xinzhou Teachers University; M.S. and Ph.D., Old Dominion University

DAVID R. LONG, Professor of Biology (1991)

B.S.Ed., Millersville University; M.S. and Ph.D., Texas Tech University

KARL G. LORENZ, Professor of Sociology/Anthropology (1993)

B.A., University of Colorado; M.A. and Ph.D., University of Illinois

XIN-AN (LUCIAN) LU, Associate Professor of Human Communication Studies (2000)

B.A., Shaanxi Teachers University; M.A., Foreign Affairs College; Ph.D., Southern Illinois University-Carbondale

ALISON LUCE-FEDROW, Assistant Professor of Biology (2015) B.S., University of Pittsburgh; M.S., Shippensburg University; Ph.D., Kansas State University

MARGARET E. LUCIA, Professor of Music/Theatre Arts (1996)

B.M. and M.M., Indiana University; Ph.D., University of California

MICHAEL J. LYMAN, Associate Professor of Social Work/Gerontology (2001)

B.S., Brigham Young University; M.S.W. and Ph.D., University of Utah

JAMES J. MACKIE, Associate Professor of Accounting and Management Information Systems (2004)

B.S., Bentley College; M.B.A., Northeastern University; Ph.D., Texas A&M University

SCOTT F. MADEY, Professor of Psychology (1998)

B.S., University of Texas; Ph.D., Cornell University

WESLEY R. MALLICONE, Assistant Professor and Director of Sports Medicine (2008)

B.S., Duquesne University; M.S., Shippensburg University

ANDREA M. MALMONT, Assistant Professor of Teacher Education (2002)

B.S. and M.Ed., University of Great Falls, Ed.D, Duquesne University

TIMOTHY J. MARET, Professor of Biology (1996)

B.S., Eastern New Mexico University; M.S., University of Wyoming; Ph.D., Arizona State University

PAUL G. MARR, Professor of Geography/Earth Science (1996)

B.A. and M.S., University of North Texas; Ph.D., University of Denver

SABRINA MARSCHALL, Assistant Professor of Academic Services (2011)

B.S., M.Ed., and Ph.D., University of Maryland

ROBIN L. McCANN, Associate Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry (2002)

B.S., Philadelphia College of Pharmacy and Science; Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University

KATHERINE G. McGIVNEY, Professor of Mathematics (2000)

B.S., University of Hartford; M.S., Northeastern University; Ph.D., Lehigh University

DIANE T. McNICHOLS, Professor of Mathematics (1987)

B.A., Hunter College; M.S. and Ph.D., University of South Carolina

MICHAEL J. McNICHOLS, Associate Professor of Biology (1987)

B.S., York College; M.S., University of South Carolina; Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

LUIS A. MELARA, Associate Professor of Mathematics (2008)

B.S., University of California; M.A. and Ph.D., Rice University

ROSE HELEN MERRELL-JAMES, Assistant Professor in Counseling and College Student Personnel (2011)

B.S., M.S., City University of New York; M.S., State University of New York College at Brockport; M.S., University of Scranton; Ed.D., University of Rochester

BENJAMIN W. MEYER, Assistant Professor of Exercise Science (2009)

B.S, University of Minnesota; M.S. and Ph.D., Indiana University

CARRIE A. MICHAELS, Associate Professor and Assistant Director of Athletics (2008)

B.S., Duquesne University; M.S., Slippery Rock University

JEFFREY A. MICHAELS, Associate Professor and Director of Athletics (2005)

B.A., Lycoming College; M.S., Slippery Rock University

TANYA L. MILLER, Assistant Director of Sports Medicine, (2013)

B.S., Shippensburg University; M.S., Bloomsburg University

DORLISA J. MINNICK, Assistant Professor of Social Work/Gerontology (2007)

B.A., Shippensburg University; M.S.W., SUNY Stony Brook; Ph.D. Catholic University of America

BLANDINE M. MITAUT, Associate Professor of Modern Languages (2008)

M.A., Universite de Bourgone; M.A., Miami University; Ph.D., Emory University

MARK B. MOILANEN, Assistant Professor of Art and Design (2004)

B.S., M.A. and Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison

KIRK A. MOLL, Assistant Professor of Library (2005)

B.A., Cook College, Rutgers University; M.Div., New Brunswick Theological Seminary; M.S., Columbia University

DAVID J. MOONEY, Associate Professor of Computer Science and Engineering (1996)

B.A., Lehigh University; B.S., Glassboro State College; M.S. and Ph.D., University of Delaware

ANA MORAÑA, Associate Professor of Modern Languages (2002)

B.A. and M.A., Instituto de Profesores “Artigas”; Ph.D., Ohio State University

SUZANNE MORIN, Professor of Psychology (1991)

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

SHELLEY MORRISETTE, Associate Professor of Management/Marketing/Entrepreneurship (2002)

B.S., M.B.A. and M.A., Old Dominion University; Ph.D., University of Mississippi at Oxford

SHANNON R. MORTIMORE, Assistant Professor of English (2009)

B.A., M.A., and Ph.D., Western Michigan University

MARY D. MYERS, C.P.A., Professor of Accounting and Management Information Systems (1985)

B.S., Indiana University of Pennsylvania; M.B.A., Shippensburg University; Ph.D., University of Maryland

ROBERT O. NEIDIGH, Assistant Professor of Finance and Supply Chain Management (2003)

B.S.B.A., Shippensburg University; M.M.M., and Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University

LAUREEN E. NELSON, Assistant Professor of Teacher Education (2004)

B.S., Wilson College; M.Ed., Shippensburg University; D.Ed., Indiana University of Pennsylvania

KATHRYN S. NEWTON, Assistant Professor of Counseling and College Student Personnel (2007)

B.A., University of California at San Diego; M.S. and Ph.D., Georgia State University

DOUGLAS R. NICHOLS, Assistant Professor and Director of Career Education (1973)

B.S., State University of New York at Geneseo; M.S., State University of New York at Albany

WILLIAM D. OBERMAN, Associate Professor of Management/Marketing/Entrepreneurship (2004)

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

EUCABETH A. ODHIAMBO, Associate Professor of Teacher Education (2003)

B.A., University of Eastern Africa, Kenya; M.Ed., Ed.D., Tennessee State University

MICHELLE M. OLEXA, Assistant Professor of Counseling Services (2003)

B.S., Wilkes University; M.A., Johns Hopkins University; Ph.D., University of Albany

MING-SHIUN PAN, Professor of Finance and Supply Chain Management (1989)

B.A., Fu-Jen Catholic University; M.A. and Ph.D., University of Alabama

WILLIAM J. PATRIE, Associate Professor of Biology (1993)

B.A., Hope College; Ph.D., Cornell University

E. BRITT PATTERSON, Associate Professor of Criminal Justice (1992)

B.A., Waynesburg College; M.A., West Virginia University; Ph.D., University of Maryland

LAURA A. PATTERSON, Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice (2004)

B.A. and M.A., Florida State University; Ph.D., University of Maryland

CHANDRIKA PAUL, Professor of History/Philosophy (1996)

B.A., University of Calcutta; M.A. and Ph.D., University of Cincinnati

GREGORY S. PAULSON, Professor of Biology (1994)

B.A., Miami University; M.S., University of Hawaii; Ph.D., Washington State University

SALLY PAULSON, Professor of Exercise Science (2005)

B.S., University of Detroit Mercy; M.A., California State University; Ph.D. University of Arkansas

PARIS PEET, Professor of Music/Theatre Arts (1991)

B.A., University of Delaware; M.F.A., University of South Carolina

DUNG A. PHAM, Associate Professor in Finance and Supply Chain Management (2013)

B.S., Hanoi Foreign Trade University; M.B.A., Marshall University; Ph.D., University of South Florida

DONALD K. PHILPOT, Assistant Professor of Teacher Education (2011)

B.E., University of Manitoba; M.A. and Ph.D., University of British Columbia

GRETCHEN K. PIERCE, Associate Professor of History/Philosophy (2009)

B.A., Arizona State University; M.A. and Ph.D., University of Arizona

MARCELA PINEDA-VOLK, Associate Professor of Modern Languages (2000)

B.A., Rutgers University; M.A., Middlebury College; Ph.D., Indiana University; Ph.D., Indian University

ROBERT W. PINEDA-VOLK, Professor of Sociology/Anthropology (1995)

B.A., State University of New York; M.A. and Ph.D., University of Illinois

EDWARD PITINGOLO, Associate Professor of Accounting and Management Information Systems (2014) B.S.B.A., Pennsylvania State University-Harrisburg; M.B.A., Kutztown University; D.Mgt., University of Maryland

GEORGE POMEROY, Professor of Geography/Earth Science (1999)

B.A.Ed. and M.S., Western Washington University; Ph.D., University of Akron

KATHRYN M. POTOCZAK, Associate Professor of Psychology (2005)

B.S., M.A. and Ph.D., Western Michigan University

ADAM POWELL, Associate Professor of Management/Marketing/Entrepreneurship (2015) B.S., Wilmington University; M.B.A., Brigham Young University; Ph.D., University of Tennessee

ALLISON H. PREDECKI, Associate Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry (2002)

B.A., Mary Baldwin College; Ph.D., Wake Forest University

DANIEL P. PREDECKI, Associate Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry (2006)

B.S., Colorado State University; Ph.D., Wake Forest University

KIMBERLY J. PRESSER, Professor of Mathematics (2000)

B.S., Pepperdine University; M.S., North Carolina University; Ph.D., University of South Carolina

MICHAEL PRESSLER, Professor of English (1992)

B.A., University of Massachusetts; M.A. and Ph.D., University of Connecticut

JENNIFER L. PYLES, Assistant Professor of Teacher Education (2012)

B.S., James Madison University; M.Ed., Shippensburg University; Ph.D., The Pennsylvania State University

JOHN W. QUIST, Professor of History/Philosophy (1997)

B.A., Brigham Young University; M.A. and Ph.D., University of Michigan

AGNES C. RAGONE, Professor of Modern Languages (1998)

B.A. and M.A., Louisiana State University; Ph.D., University of Texas

MATTHEW C. RAMSEY, Associate Professor of Human Communication Studies (2011)

B.A., Arkansas Tech University; M.A., Arkansas State University; Ph.D. University of Southern Mississippi

MARC RENAULT, Professor of Mathematics (2002)

B.S. and M.A., Wake Forest University; Ph.D., Temple University

JOSE G. RICARDO OSORIO, Associate Professor of Modern Languages (2005)

B.A., Universidad del Atlantico; M.A., University of Arkansas; Ph.D., University of Arkansas

JOHN N. RICHARDSON, Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry (1994)

B.S., Hampden-Sydney College; Ph.D., University of North Carolina

MELISSA L. RICKETTS, Associate Professor of Criminal Justice (2007)

B.S., Pennsylvania State University; M.A. and Ph.D., Indiana University of Pennsylvania

HONG RIM, Professor of Finance and Supply Chain Management (1986)

B.S., Korea University; M.B.A., Seoul National University; Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University

RUSSELL E. ROBINSON, Associate Professor of Exercise Science (2005)

B.S., Glenville State College; M.S., Louisiana Tech University; Ph.D., Texas Women's University

CHRISTINE A. ROYCE, Professor of Teacher Education (2002)

B.S., Cabrini College; M.A., University of Scranton; Ed.D., Temple University

MARK SACHLEBEN, Professor of Political Science (2006)

B.A., Berea College; M.A., Marshall University; Ph.D., Miami University

SUSAN T. SADOWSKI, Associate Professor of Accounting and Management Information Systems (2010)

B.M. and M.M., Peabody Conservatory; M.A.S., Johns Hopkins University; Ph.D., George Washington University

HEATHER F. SAHLI, Associate Professor in Biology (2009)

B.S. and B.A., College of William & Mary; Ph.D. Michigan State University

JOOHEE I. SANDERS, Associate Professor of Exercise Science (2008)

B.A., Pepperdine University; M.S., Bloomsburg University; Ph.D., Temple University

TORU SATO, Professor of Psychology (2000)

B.A., Kwansei Gakuin University; M.A. and Ph.D., York University

MARGUERITE H. SAVIDAKIS-DUNN, Assistant Professor of Library (2016)

M.S., University of South Carolina; B.S., Clemson University

CHRISTOPHER L. SCHWILK, Associate Professor of Educational Leadership and Special Education (2005)

B.S. Miami University; M.Div., Trinity Lutheran Seminary; M.S., Bloomsburg University; Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University

ASHLEY C. SEIBERT, Associate Professor of Psychology (2009)

B.S., University of Pittsburgh; M.A. and Ph.D, Kent State University

CHRISTINE SENECAL, Associate Professor of History/Philosophy (2000)

B.A., University of California at Santa Barbara; M.A. and Ph.D., Boston College

KONNIE R. SERR, Assistant Professor of Teacher Education (2010)

A.A., Northern State College; B.S., Western Illinois University; M.Ed., Shippensburg University

ROBERT SETAPUTRA, Professor of Finance and Supply Chain Management (2005)

B.A., Gadjah Mada University; M.S. and Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

ROBERT SHAFFER, Professor of History/Philosophy (1998)

B.A., Yale University; M.A., New York University; Ph.D., Rutgers University

JOSEPH W. SHANE, Associate Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry (2005)

B.S., University of Delaware, Newark; M.S. and Ph.D., Purdue University

KATHRYN S. SHIRK, Associate Professor in Physics (2013)

B.S., Shippensburg University; B.S., Pennsylvania State University; Ph.D., Purdue University

BLAINE F. SHOVER, Professor of Music/Theatre Arts (1978)

B.S., Pennsylvania State University; M.M., Temple University; D.M.A., University of Illinois

MATTHEW R. SHUPP, Assistant Professor in Counseling and College Student Personnel (2013)

B.A. and M.S., Shippensburg University; D.Ed. Widener University 

FREDDY SIAHAAN, Associate Professor of Economics (2007)

B.A., Bogor Agricultural University; M.A., New York University; Ph.D., Graduate Center of the City University of New York

CARRIE A. SIPES, Assistant Professor of Communication/Journalism (2006)

B.A. and M.S., Shippensburg University; Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University

JONATHAN K. SKAFF, Professor of History/Philosophy (1999)

B.A., Hobart College; M.A. and Ph.D., University of Michigan

CHERYL A. SLATTERY, Associate Professor of Teacher Education (2003)

B.S., Saint Joseph’s University; M.Ed., Kutztown University; Ed.D., Widener University

JANET S. SMITH, Professor of Geography/Earth Science (2003)

B.A., University of Virginia; B.S., Virginia Commonwealth University; M.A. and Ph.D., University of Georgia

STEVEN F. SMITH, Assistant Professor of Educational Leadership and Special Education and Director of the Grace B. Luhrs Elementary School (2015) B.A. and M.Ed., University of Virginia

MARK E. SPICKA, Professor of History/Philosophy (2002)

B.A., Lehigh University; M.A. and Ph.D., Ohio State University

ROBERT D. STEPHENS, Associate Professor of Management/Marketing/Entrepreneurship (2005)

B.A., Brigham Young University; M.B.A., University of Pittsburgh; Ph.D., Indiana University

RICHARD L. STEWART, Professor of Biology (2002)

B.S. and M.S., Indiana University of Pennsylvania; Ph.D., Ohio State University

PAUL T. TAYLOR, Associate Professor of Mathematics (2006)

B.S., University of Saskatchewan; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison

RONALD K. TAYLOR, Professor of Management/Marketing/Entrepreneurship (1994)

B.S. and M.S., Western Illinois University; D.B.A., Southern Illinois University

VICKI F. TAYLOR, Associate Professor of Management/Marketing/Entrepreneurship (2005)

B.S., Shippensburg University; M.A., St. Francis College; Ph.D. Temple University

NATHAN E. THOMAS, Associate Professor of Biology (2008)

B.S., Indiana University of Pennsylvania; Ph.D., University of South Dakota

ALLAN A. TULCHIN, Associate Professor of History/Philosophy (2006)

B.A., Yale University; M.A. and Ph.D., University of Chicago

BRIAN J. ULRICH, Associate Professor of History/Philosophy (2009)

B.A, Quincy University; M.A. and Ph.D., University of Wisconsin

KIM VAN ALKEMADE, Professor of English (1992)

B.A., M.A. and Ph.D., University of Wisconsin

ANDREW P. VASSALLO, Assistant Professor of Economics, (2013)

B.A., La Salle University; M.S., Carnegie Mellon University; J.D., George Mason University; M.A. and Ph.D., Rutgers University

STEPHEN O. WALLACE, Assistant Professor of Academic Services (2006)

B.A., Hardin-Simmons University; M.Div., Southwestern Baptist Seminary; M.Ed., University of Oklahoma; Ph.D., University of Alabama

HONG WANG, Associate Professor of Human Communication Studies (2002)

B.A., Changsha Tiedao University; M.A., University of Essex, Britain; Ph.D., Southern Illinois-Carbondale

REBECCA J. WARD, Associate Professor of Teacher Education (1998)

B.S. and M.S., University of Nevada; Ph.D., Oregon State University

ALLISON D. WATTS, Associate Professor of Management/Marketing/Entrepreneurship (2008)

B.S., Bloomsburg University; M.S., University of Pennsylvania; Ph.D., Temple University

KIM A. WEIKEL, Associate Professor of Psychology (1994)

B.A., Lycoming College; M.A., University of Dayton; Ph.D., Kent State University

CAROL A. WELLINGTON, Professor of Computer Science and Engineering (1997)

B.S., University of Delaware; M.S., Villanova University; Ph.D., North Carolina State University

BRIAN J. WENTZ, Associate Professor in Accounting and Management Information Systems (2013)

B.S., Summit University; M.S., Pennsylvania State University; D.Sc., Towson University

WILLIAM G. WHITELEY, Assistant Professor of Art and Design (2004)

B.A., Findlay University; M.F.A., Cranbrook Academy of Art

TODD K. WHITMAN, Associate Professor of Counseling and College Student Personnel (2005)

B.A., Colgate University; M.S., State University of New York; Ph.D., University of Virginia

DAVID WILDERMUTH, Associate Professor of Modern Languages (2012) B.A., State University of New York College at Cortland; M.A., Bowling Green State University; Ph.D., Middlebury College

KAY R.S. WILLIAMS, Associate Professor of Geography/Earth Science (1993)

B.S., Salisbury State University; M.A. and Ph.D., University of Georgia

CHRISTOPHER J. WOLTEMADE, Professor of Geography/Earth Science (1994)

B.A., Ohio Wesleyan University; M.S., University of Wisconsin; Ph.D., University of Colorado

YING YANG, Assistant Professor of Sociology/Anthropology (2011)

A.A., Hunan Workers and Staff College Petro; A.A., Central South University of Technology; M.A., Indiana University of Pennsylvania; Ph.D., University of South Carolina

MICHAEL B. YOH, Assistant Professor and Director of Media Services (1972)

B.A., Dickinson College; M.S., Shippensburg University

CHERYL H. ZACCAGNINI, Associate Professor of Educational Leadership and Special Education (1995)

B.S.Ed., M.S. and Ed.D., West Virginia University

CURTIS M. ZALESKI, Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry (2006)

B.S., John Carroll University; M.S. and Ph.D., University of Michigan

HUILAN ZHANG, Associate Professor of Accounting and Management Information Systems (2016) B.S. and M.S., Southwest University of Finance and Economics; M.S., Philadelphia University

ROBERT G. ZIEGENFUSS, Associate Professor of Teacher Education (2007)

B.Ed., Pennsylvania State University; Ph.D., University of Maryland

JAMES T. ZULLINGER, Associate Professor of Teacher Education (1978)

B.A., Virginia Wesleyan; M.Ed., Shippensburg University

JOSEPH T. ZUME, Associate Professor of Geography/Earth Science (2007)

B.S., University of Jos; M.S., Ahmadu Bello University; Ph.D., University of Oklahoma

RICHARD ZUMKHAWALA-COOK, Professor of English (2001)

B.A., Colby College; M.A. and Ph.D., Miami University, Oxford, Ohio