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Current Faculty (A-G)

RYAN ALLEN
        Assistant Professor of Education
        B.A., Marshall University; M.Ed., The Citadel; Ph.D., Ball State University
        Assistant Professor, 2008-

SCOTT J. ALLEN
        Assistant Professor of Management
        B.S., University of Minnesota; M.Ed., Xavier University; Ph.D., Antioch University
        Visiting Assistant Professor, 2006-09; Assistant Professor, 2009-

DAVID G. ANDERSON
        Associate Professor of Spanish               
        B.A., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; M.A., Ph.D., Vanderbilt University
        Assistant Professor, 1987-93; Associate Professor, 1993-; Chair, 1997-2005; Interim Chair, 2008-09

CARL D. ANTHONY
        Associate Professor of Biology
        B.A., North Central College; M.S., University of Texas at Arlington; Ph.D., University of Southwestern         Louisiana
        Visiting Assistant Professor, 1996-97; Assistant Professor, 1997-2003; Associate Professor, 2003-

MEDORA BARNES
        Instructor in Sociology
        B.A., Trinity College; M.A., University of Connecticut;
        Instructor, 2009-

NICK R. BAUMGARTNER
        Professor of Chemistry
        B.S., Upper Iowa University; Ph.D., University of Wyoming
        Assistant Professor, 1969-74; Associate Professor, 1974-79; Professor, 1979-; Chair, 1989-93; Associate         Dean, College of Arts and Sciences, 1993-94; Dean, 1994-2004

MARY BEADLE
        Professor of Communication
        B.M., Mary Manse College; M.A., Ph.D., Kent State University
        Visiting Instructor, 1997-81; Associate Professor, 1994-2001; Dean, 2001-07; Professor, 2001-
       
DENISE D. BEN-PORATH
        Associate Professor of Psychology
        B.A., The Ohio State University; M.A., Ph.D., Kent State University
        Assistant Professor, 2000-2006; Associate Professor, 2006-

MATTHEW P. BERG
        Professor of History
        B.A., University of California-Los Angeles; M.A., Ph.D., University of Chicago
        Assistant Professor, 1994-2000; Associate Professor, 2000-2008; Professor, 2008-

WILLIAM M. BICHL, S.J.
        Assistant Professor of Philosophy
        B.A., M.A., Loyola University of Chicago; M.A., Xavier University;  Ph.L., Saint Louis University; S.T.L.,         Bellarmine School of Theology
        Instructor, 1963-64, 70-71; Assistant Professor, 1971-; Acting Assistant Dean, 1982-84; Assistant Dean,         1984-2006; Director, Freshman-Sophomore Advising, 1996-2006

GEORGE B. BILGERE
        Associate Professor of English
        B.A., University of California-Riverside; M.A., Washington University; Ph.D., University of Denver
        Assistant Professor, 1991-97;
        Associate Professor, 1997-

DEAN N. BIRCH
        Assistant Professor and Chair,
        Department of Political Science
        B.A., M.A., California State University-Sacramento; Ph.D., University of California-Santa Barbara
        Assistant Professor, 1991-; Chair, 2005-

ROBERT BLOOM
        Professor of Accountancy
        B.A., Queens College; M.B.A., Columbia University; Ph.D., New York University
        Professor, 1986-

WILLIAM N. BOCKANIC
        Professor of Management
        B.A., John Carroll University; J.D., Cleveland State University
        Assistant Professor, 1978-86; Associate Professor, 1986-96; Chair, 1986-94; Professor, 1996-

ROSA MARÍA BOISSET-BRINDLE
        Visiting Assistant Professor of Spanish
        M.A., Ph.D., Purdue University
        Visiting Instructor, 2008; Visiting Assistant Professor, 2008-

LAUREN L. BOWEN
        Associate Professor of Political Science; Associate Academic Vice President for Academic Programs and         Faculty Diversity
        B.A., The Ohio State University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Kentucky
        Assistant Professor, 1989-95; Associate Professor, 1995-; Chair, 2001-05; Director, 2005-07; Associate         Academic Vice President, 2007-

CECILE BRENNAN
        Assistant Professor of Education
        B.A., M.A., M.Ed., Ph.D., Cleveland State University
        Assistant Professor, 2009-

PAULA J. BRITTON
        Professor of Education
        B.S.W., Valparaiso University; M.A., Ph.D., The University of Akron
        Assistant Professor, 1993-98; Associate Professor, 1998-2003; Professor, 2003-

LeROY D. BROOKS
        Edward J. and Louise E. Mellen Chair in Finance; Professor of Finance
        B.S., University of Hartford; M.B.A., Ph.D., Michigan State University
        Professor, 2001-; Mellen Chair, 2001-

BRENT G. BROSSMANN
        Associate Professor of Communication
        B.A., Texas A&M University; M.A., California State
        University-Fullerton; Ph.D., University of Kansas
        Instructor, 1993-95; Assistant Professor, 1995-99; Associate Professor, 1999-

DOUGLAS R. BRUCE
        Associate Professor of Communication
        B.A., University of Texas at San Antonio; M.A., Southwest Texas State University; Ph.D., University of         Iowa
        Visiting Assistant Professor, 1985-87; Assistant Professor, 1987-92; Associate Professor, 1992-

CARRIE BUCHANAN
        Instructor in Communication
        B.A., Bryn Mawr College; M.A., Carleton University
        Instructor, 2009-

CASIMIR R. BUKALA, S.J.
        Professor of Philosophy
        B.A., M.A., John Carroll University; M.A., Loyola University of Chicago; S.T.L., Bellarmine School of                 Theology; Ph.D., Boston College
        Assistant Professor, 1970-75; Associate Professor, 1975-80; Professor, 1980-

LINDSAY NOBLE CALKINS
        Associate Professor of Economics
        B.A., Wellesley College; Ph.D., University of Michigan
        Assistant Professor, 1986-92; Associate Professor, 1992-

SANTA CASCIANI
        Associate Professor of Italian; Director, Bishop Anthony M. Pilla Program in Italian-American Studies
        B.A., Saint John Fisher College; M.A., The Ohio State University; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison
        Assistant Professor, 1999-2003; Director, 1999-; Associate Professor, 2003-

YUH-CHERNG CHAI
        Associate Professor of Chemistry
        B.S., Ph.D., Iowa State University
        Visiting Assistant Professor, 2002-03; Assistant Professor, 2003-09; Associate Professor, 2009-

PAUL R. CHALLEN
        Professor of Chemistry
        B.A., Oxford University;
        Ph.D., University of Michigan
        Assistant Professor, 1990-96; Associate Professor, 1996-2006; Chair, 2001-05; Professor, 2006-
       
PATRICK B. CHEN
        Associate Professor of Mathematics
        B.S., University of Chung Yuan (Taiwan); M.S., John Carroll University; Ph.D., Case Western Reserve         University
        Visiting Assistant Professor, 1984-88; Assistant Professor, 1988-91; Associate Professor, 1991-

LAWRENCE R. CIMA
        Associate Professor of Economics
        B.S., Canisius College; Ph.D., West Virginia University
        Assistant Professor, 1971-79; Visiting Assistant Professor, 1980-83; Assistant Professor, 1983-87;                 Associate Professor, 1987-; Chair, 1989-94

RICHARD D. CLARK
        Associate Professor of Sociology
        B.A., State University of New York at Fredonia; M.A., Ph.D., State University of New York at Albany
        Assistant Professor, 1995-2001; Associate Professor, 2001-

JEANNE M. COLLERAN
        Professor of English
        B.A., John Carroll University; M.A., Case Western Reserve University; Ph.D., The Ohio State University
        Visiting Instructor, 1987-88; Assistant Professor, 1988-94; Associate Professor, 1994-2003; Chair,                 1996-2003; Professor, 2003-; Director, 2005-07

GWENDOLYN COMPTON-ENGLE
        Associate Professor of Classics
        B.A., St. Olaf College; Ph.D.,
        Cornell University
        Assistant Professor, 2002-07; Associate Professor, 2007-

RUTH R. CONNELL
        Senior Librarian
        B.A., Case Western Reserve University; M.A., John Carroll University; M.L.S., McGill University
        Visiting Librarian, 1996-97; Assistant Librarian, 1997-2003; Associate Librarian, 2003-09; Senior Librarian,         2009-

MICHAEL J. CROLEY
        Visiting Assistant Professor of English
        B.A., Western Kentucky University; M.A., Florida State; M.F.A., University of Memphis
        Visiting Assistant Professor, 2008-

LESLIE S. CURTIS
        Associate Professor of Art History
        B.A., Morehead State University; M.A., Bowling Green State University; Ph.D., The Ohio State University
        Assistant Professor, 1995-2000; Associate Professor, 2000-; Interim Chair, 2003; Chair, 2003-07

BARBARA K. D’AMBROSIA
        Professor of Mathematics
        B.S., M.S., Colorado State University; Ph.D., University of Oregon
        Assistant Professor, 1994-2000; Associate Professor, 2000-2005; Professor, 2005-

ANTHONY ROY DAY
        Professor and Chair, Department of Physics
        B.S., University of Witwatersrand (South Africa); M.S., Brown University; Ph.D., University of                         Pennsylvania
        Professor, 2002-; Chair, 2002-

JOHN T. DAY
        Professor of English; Academic Vice President
        B.A., College of the Holy Cross; M.A., Ph.D., Harvard University
        Academic Vice President, 2008-; Professor, 2008-

SUSAN H. DeFAGO
        Associate Professor of Marketing
        B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Kent State University
        Instructor, 1989; Assistant Professor, 1990-95; Associate Professor, 1995-

ERNEST M. DeZOLT
        Associate Professor of Sociology
        B.A., Ph.D., Kent State University; M.S., Eastern Kentucky University
        Visiting Assistant Professor, 1989-90; Assistant Professor, 1990-2003; Associate Professor, 2003-;                 Associate Dean, 2006-09

GREGORY A. DiLISI
        Associate Professor of Education
        B.S., Cornell University; M.S., Ph.D., Case Western Reserve University
        Visiting Assistant Professor, 1998-2001; Assistant Professor, 2001-07; Associate Professor, 2007-

DORIS K. DONNELLY
        Professor of Religious Studies;
        Director, Cardinal Suenens Center
        B.A., Manhattanville College; M.A., University of Southern California; Ph.D., Claremont Graduate School
        Associate Professor, 1989-92; Professor, 1992-; Director, 1998-

REBECCA E. DRENOVSKY
        Assistant Professor of Biology
        B.Sc., Aquinas College; Ph.D., University of California-Davis Assistant Professor, 2005-

DUANE A. DUKES
        Professor of Sociology; Director, Instructional Media Services
        B.A., The Ohio State University; M.A., Ph.D., Kent State University
        Visiting Instructor, 1977-78; Assistant Director, Begun Institute, 1979-83; Assistant Professor, 1980-85;         Associate Professor, 1985-96; Chair, 1988-95, 96-97; Acting Associate Dean, 1995-96; Professor, 1996-;         Director, 2002-

JEFFREY S. DYCK
        Associate Professor of Physics
        B.A., Goshen College; Ph.D., Case Western Reserve University
        Assistant Professor, 2003-09; Associate Professor, 2009-

MICHAEL ENG
        Assistant Professor of Philosophy
        B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Binghamton University
        Assistant Professor, 2009-

KENNETH N. ESLINGER
        Associate Professor of Sociology
        B.S., Indiana State University; M.A., Ph.D., The Ohio State University
        Visiting Assistant Professor, 1980-81; Assistant Professor, 1981-85; Associate Professor, 1985-; Acting         Chair, 1995-96; Chair, 1997-2005

THOMAS R. EVANS
        Professor of Psychology
        B.S., John Carroll University; Ph.D., University of Texas
        Assistant Professor, 1970-75; Chair, 1970-71; Associate Professor, 1975-80; Director, Begun Institute,         1974-80; Professor, 1980-

TINA FACCA
        Instructor in Marketing
        B.A., M.A., Cleveland State University;
        Instructor, 2008-

CHRISTOPHER M. FAIVER
        Professor of Education; Coordinator, Community Counseling Program
        B.A., Hiram College; M.A., Ph.D., Case Western Reserve University
        Associate Professor, 1989-94; Coordinator, Community Counseling Program, 1989-; Assistant Chair,         1992-94; Professor, 1994-

RUTH E. FENSKE
        Associate Librarian, Grasselli Library
        B.A., Willamette University; M.A., University of Wisconsin-Madison; Ph.D., University of Michigan
        Associate Librarian, 1995-

LUIGI FERRI
        Visiting Assistant Professor of Italian
        Laurea, Università degli Studi di Urbino; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison
        Visiting Assistant Professor, 2008-

MARGARET O. FINUCANE
        Associate Professor of Communication; Director, Center for Service & Social Action
        B.A., John Carroll University; M.A., University of Iowa; Ph.D., Kent State University
        Visiting Instructor, 1998-99; Visiting Assistant Professor, 1999-2001; Assistant Professor, 2001-05;                 Associate Professor, 2005-; Interim Director, 2006-08; Director, 2008-

SIMON FITZPATRICK
        Assistant Professor of Philosophy
        B.A., M.A., University of Nottingham; Ph.D., University of Sheffield
        Assistant Professor, 2009-

THERON FORD
        Assistant Professor of Education
        B.A.Ed., Carroll College; M.Ed., University of Cincinnati; Ph.D., Miami University
        Assistant Professor, 2004-

BRENDAN FOREMAN
        Associate Professor of Mathematics and Education and Chair, Department of Education & Allied Studies
        B.A., Eastern Michigan University; Ph.D., Michigan State University
        Assistant Professor, 2001-07; Associate Professor, 2007-; Chair, 2008-

FREDERICK J. FUGLISTER
        Associate Professor of Mathematics
        B.A., Swarthmore College; M.A., Ph.D., Harvard University
        Associate Professor, 1986-

YAN GAO
        Assistant Professor in Management
        B.A., Shanghai University of Finance; M.B.A., Ph.D., University of Texas at El Paso
        Assistant Professor, 2009-
       
KATHERINE M. GATTO
        Professor of Spanish
        B.A., John Carroll University; M.A., Ph.D., Case Western Reserve University
        Visiting Assistant Professor, 1975-77; Assistant Professor, 1977-80; Associate Professor, 1980-92; Acting         Director, Honors Program, 1988-89; Chair, 1990-97; Professor, 1992-

HARRY J. GENSLER, S.J.
        Professor of Philosophy
        B.A., Sacred Heart Seminary; M.A., Wayne State University; M.Div., Loyola University of Chicago; M.A.,         Ph.D., University of Michigan
        Visiting Instructor, 1970-72; Professor, 1998-

RICHARD T. GRENCI
        Associate Professor and Chair, Department of Management, Marketing & Logistics
        B.S., M.B.A., University of Pittsburgh; Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin
        Assistant Professor, 2001-07; Associate Professor, 2007-; Chair, 2008-

GERALD B. GUEST
        Associate Professor and Chair, Department of Art History and Humanities
        B.A., Johns Hopkins University; M.A., Ph.D., New York University
        Assistant Professor, 2001-07; Associate Professor, 2007-; Chair, 2007-

KAREN L. GYGLI
        Associate Professor of Theatre Arts; Chair, The Tim Russert Department of Communication and Theatre         Arts
        B.A., Ohio Dominican College; M.A., Ph.D., Bowling Green State University
        Assistant Professor, 1990-2004; Associate Professor, 2004-; Interim Chair, 2007-08; Chair, 2008-

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