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Full-time Faculty

Explore the biographical pages of our full-time faculty, listed below by academic departments/majors.

BUSINESS | CINEMA ARTS | COMMUNICATION | COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT |CRIMINAL JUSTICE & INTELLIGENCE STUDIES | DANCE | EDUCATION | ENGINEERING, ENGINEERING MANAGEMENT & ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGY | HUMANITIES/SOCIAL SCIENCESLITERARY ARTS/SOCIAL JUSTICE | NATURAL SCIENCES | PSYCHOLOGYTHEATRE

Business

Beal, Paige, assistant professor of sports, arts and entertainment management
Breslove, William
, professor of business management
Bromall, George, professor of business management
Ciletti, Dorene, associate professor of sales and marketing
Clark, Cheryl, professor of accounting
DeFazio, Joseph, instructor of business
Derda, Robert, assistant professor of sports, arts and entertainment management
Gilfillan, Margaret, professor of accounting
Gregory, Teresa, associate professor of sports, arts and entertainment management
Hogsgaard, Soren, professor of public administration
Isaac, Angela, professor of economics and finance
Knorr, Helena, professor of organizational leadership
Kraniou, Dimitris, professor of international economics and management
Langbein, Michele, professor of business management
Luther, Elaine, professor of business management
Maharaja, Archish, professor of business
Mervosh, Sandra, assistant professor of human resources
Mulvihill, Patrick, assistant professor of management
Olshanski, Jayne, assistant professor of accounting
Palacios-Salguero, Luis, associate professor of economics
Perkins, Charles, professor of business management
Seaman, Jeffrey, assistant professor of information technology
Skertich Robert, associate professor of public administration
Subedi, Ishwari, instructor of accounting
Talbott, Jamesena, professor of leadership and community engagement
Tanzilli, Stephen, dean of the Rowland School of Business
Traversari, Ed, associate professor of sports, arts and entertainment management
Voortman, Mark, assistant professor of information technology
Wachter, Andrea, professor of information technology
Wachter, Edward, professor of business management

Cinema Arts

Friez, Cara, chair and assistant professor of cinema production
Boyd, Laura J.
, associate professor of cinema production
Cuden, Steve, associate professor of screenwriting
D'Haene, Elise, teaching artist
Halasz, Andrew, associate professor of cinema production
Hawkins, Rick, senior teachiing artist, screenwriting
Hluchan, Paul, associate professor of animation and visual effects
Johnson, Fredrick, professor of cinema arts
Morrison, David, artist in residence
Park, Hanjin, assistant professor of directing
Pelfrey, Matt, assistant professor of cinema arts
Rice, John, master teaching artist, cinema production
Schermaier, Noel, visiting teaching artist
Trueblood, Jonathan, assistant professor of animation and visual effects

Communication

Baggerman, Thom, associate professor of broadcast journalism
Cecala, Robin, associate professor of broadcast production
Dorsten, Aimee-Marie, associate professor of journalism and mass communication
Downing, Camille, lecturer of public relations and integrated marketing communications
Dumova, Tatyana, professor of multimedia
Fabilli, David, professor of broadcasting
Fallon, Helen, professor of journalism
Friges, April, assistant professor of photography
Hallock, Steve, professor of journalism
Hudson, Timothy, professor of communication
Meyers, Robert, associate professor of multimedia
Moushey, William, professor of journalism
O'Gara, Bob, professor of public relations and advertising
Rolinson, Chris, professor of photography, photojournalism
Schonberger, Ben, lecturer of photography

Community Engagement

Mathew, Sera, assistant professor or community engagement
Starr Fiedler, Heather, chair and professor of multimedia

Criminal Justice & Intelligence Studies

Botta, Michael, associate professor of criminal justice and intelligence studies
Linzer, Richard A., associate professor of criminal justice
Martin, Sean Elliot, assistant professor of criminal justice and intelligence studies
Richards, Andrew, instructor of criminal justice and intelligence studies
Rogers, Gregory, professor of intelligence and national security
Strimlan, Edward, associate professor of forensic science
Wintz, Mark, associate professor of intelligence and national security

Dance

Lemonius, Garfield, chair and associate professor of dance
Burrell, Mark
, assistant professor of dance
Hooper, Colleen, assistant professor of dance
Kirk, Jay, professor of dance
Lalama, Kiesha, professor of dance
Leifer-Bentz, Judith, associate professor of dance
Lucas, Kiki, visiting teaching artist
McDole, Jason, assistant professor of dance
Powell, Matthew, assistant professor of dance
Stowe, Susan, professor of dance

Education

Beverina Moore, Denise, instructor of education
Chambers, Virginia
, assistant professor of education
Chaney, Christal
, professor of education
Denton, Stanley, associate professor of education
Dufalla, Ronald, instructor of education
Ehrlich, Elisabeth, instructor of education
Glunk, Janice, associate professor of education
Gutkind, Richard, associate professor of education
Hippert, Linda, assistant professor of education
Marnich, Darlene, professor of education
Miller, Suzanne E., professor emeritus of education
McIntyre, Karen S., professor of education
Revilla-Beltran, Vincenne, professor of education
Stennett, Eric, assistant professor of education
Wheat, Arleen, associate professor of special education

Engineering, Engineering Management and Engineering Technology

Draper, Robert, professor of mechanical engineering technology
Garson, Robert, professor of civil engineering technology
Johnson, Gregory, associate professor of electrical engineering
Keller, Donald, professor of electrical engineering
Kudlac, John, professor emeritus
Mundru, Raju, assistant professor of electrical engineering
Parsa, Aram, assistant professor of mechanical engineering technology
Reed, Daniel, associate professor of civil engineering technology

Humanities and Social Sciences

Burns, Jehnie, associate professor of history
Dixon, Marion, assistant professor of sociology
Firestone, Nathan, professor of political science
Hines, J. Dwight
, associate professor of global cultural studies
Homayoonfar, Bahman, professor emeritus of political science and economics
Meena, Edward, professor of history
Newman, Channa, professor of French and cultural studies
Panzella, Emmett, professor emeritus of history/geography
Ross, Robert, associate professor of global cultural studies

Literary Arts and Social Justice 

Bell, Kim, professor of English as a Second Language
Barrow, Barbara, assistant professor of English
Dwyer, Karen, associate professor of English
Girman, Chris, assistant professor of literary arts
Hanley, Kirstin, associate professor of composition and rhetoric
McCort, Jessica, assistant professor of composition and rhetoric
Perrier, Sarah, associate professor of English
Weston, Portia K., professor of composition and literature

Natural Sciences

Frost, Laura, professor of biology
Gaglierd, Anthony, instructor of natural sciences and engineering technology
Krill, Diane, professor of biology
Long, Kristy, instructor of natural sciences
Marnich, Mark, professor of mathematics
Mullan, Brendan, assistant professor of physics
Opdyke, Matthew, professor of environmental sciences
Pascal, Matthew, associate professor of mathematics
Young, Rebekah, lecture of natural sciences and engineering technology

Psychology

Allen, Matthew, associate professor of psychology
Avellar, Todd Raymond, assistant professor of psychology
Brinkman, Britney, associate professor of psychology
Fessler, Robert, professor of psychology
Firestone, Nathan, professor of political science
Homayoonfar, Bahman, professor of political science and economics
Kumler, Kurt, assistant professor of psychology
McInerney, Robert, professor of psychology
Olfman, Sharna, professor of psychology
Purcell, William, associate professor of psychology
Robbins, Brent, professor of psychology
Schulz, Sarah, assistant professor of psychology
Thomas, Jill, associate professor of psychology

Theatre

Bollinger, Aaron, chair and associate professor of theatre
Amplas, John
, professor emeritus of theatre
Barzell, Zeva, professor of theatre and head of musical theatre
Brent-Chessum, Tracey, assistant professor
Daras, April, assistant professor of theatre
Greciano, Sandra, teaching artist, theatre
Howell, Jane, master teaching artist, theatre
Keitel, Richard, professor of theatre
Klein, Rochelle, associate professor of theatre
Marquette, Tim, assistant professor and head of private voice
Martin, Kim, producing director, Pittsburgh Playhouse
Mauk, Britton, visiting assistant professor of theatre
Mayer-Staley, Stephanie, associate professor of theatre and head of production
McKenna, Sheila, associate professor of theatre and associate artistic director, Conservatory Theatre Company
McManus, John, assistant professor of theatre
Muñoz, Samuel, assistant professor of theatre
Shepard, John, professor of theatre
Wachter, Adam, visiting assistant professor of musical theatre
Walsh, Robin, professor of theatre and head of acting
Winters, Phil, associate professor of theatre