Meet the Faculty

Mary DeKonty Applegate, Ed.D.

Professor and Director of Graduate Reading

Frank Bernt, Ph.D.

Professor and Chair, Teacher Education and Special Education

Janine Firmender, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Fr Brian B. Frain S.J.

Visiting Instructor

Virginia Goulding Johnson, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Director of The Faith-Justice Institute

Ailing Kong, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Nina Nilsson, Ph.D.

Associate Professor (Sabbatical, Spring 2015)

Robert Templeton, Ph.D.

Visiting Assistant Professor

John Vacca, Ph.D.

Associate Dean of Education and Professional and Liberal Studies