Meet the Faculty

Mary DeKonty Applegate, Ed.D.

Professor and Director of Graduate Reading

Carolyn L. Berenato, Ed. D.

Assistant Professor

Frank Bernt, Ph.D.

Professor and Chair, Teacher Education and Special Education

Jeanne F. Brady, Ph.D.

Professor; Interim Provost

Joseph K. Cifelli, Ed.D.

Director of Certification, Accreditation, and Partnerships

Nanette Edeiken-Cooperman, Ed.D.

Assistant Professor

Terrance Furin

Coordinator of International Education Programs

Dr. Cheryl L. George

Assistant Professor

Virginia Goulding Johnson, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Director of The Faith-Justice Institute

Raymond A. Horn, Jr., Ph.D.

Associate Professor Emeritus

Ailing Kong, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Aimee LaPointe Terosky, Ed.D.

Assistant Professor

Martha Mercantini, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Nina Nilsson, Ph.D.

Associate Professor (Sabbatical, Spring 2015)

Stacy Olitsky, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Robert Palestini, Ed.D.

Associate Professor

A. William Place, Ph.D.

Professor and Chair of Educational Leadership

Kenneth Rovine

Director, Education Unit Online Programs; Adjunct Faculty

Eileen F. Sabbatino, Ed.D.

Assistant Professor and Chair, Special Education

Christine M. Schwarz, Ed.D.

Visiting Instructor

Suniti Sharma

Assistant Professor

Samuel B. Slike, D.Ed.

Director of Special Education Online Programs

Robert Templeton, Ph.D.

Visiting Assistant Professor

Felice Tilin, Ph.D.

Director, Graduate Organization Development and Leadership

John Vacca, Ph.D.

Associate Dean of Education and Professional and Liberal Studies

Aubrey Wang

Aubrey Wang, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Director of Interdisciplinary Doctor of Education Program for Educational Leaders