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FACULTY BRIAN REED Professor of English B.A., Wittenberg University M.A., Youngstown State University Ph.D., Case Western Reserve University

ALLYSON SCHRIMPER-MINOR Instructor of Hotel Management B.A. Mercyhurst University M.S. Mercyhurst University BRIAN SHERIDAN Instructor of Communication B.A., Mercyhurst College M.A., Edinboro University of Pennsylvania

CHRISTINE RIEGER Associate Professor of English B.A., University of Dallas Ph.D., Notre Dame University

FR. STEVEN SIMON Assistant Professor of Russian Studies B.A., Colgate University J.D., University of Pittsburgh School of Law

CHRISTINA RILEY-BROWN Assistant Professor of English B.A., University of Arkansas M.A., University of Mississippi Ph.D., University of Mississippi BRIAN D. RIPLEY Professor of Political Science B.A., Macalester College Ph.D., Ohio State University

JAMES SNYDER Associate Professor of Philosophy B.A., Slippery Rock University B.S., Slippery Rock University M.A., Duquesne University Ph.D., Duquesne University

LEANNE M. ROBERTS Associate Professor of Education B.S., Edinboro University M.Ed., Edinboro University Ph.D., Akron University

MARY HEMBROW SNYDER Professor of Religious Studies B.A., Canisius College M.A., Marquette University Ph.D., St. Michael’s College, Toronto

JEFFREY ROESSNER Professor of English B.A., Mercyhurst College M.F.A., University of Notre Dame Ph.D., University of Notre Dame

PETER STADTMUELLER Instructor of Art B.S., California University of Pennsylvania M.S., University of Pittsburgh JODI STANIUNAS-HOPPER Assistant Professor of Graphic Design B.A., Mercyhurst College M.F.A., Marywood University

ABBEY ROWE Instructor of Fashion Merchandising B.S. Mercyhurst University M.A. Akron University

KEVIN SULLIVAN Associate Professor of Philosophy B.A., Gannon University M.A., University of Dayton Ph.D., Marquette University

BRAD SAGE Lecturer of Sportsmedicine B.S., Mercyhurst College M.S., Old Dominion University SOLVEIG SANTILLANO Assistant Professor of Dance B.A., Juilliard School of Dance M.A., Wesleyan University of Connecticut MARK SANTILLANO Assistant Professor of Dance B.S., Southwest Missouri State University B.F.A., Southwest Missouri State University M.A., Wesleyan University KENNETH R. SCHIFF Associate Professor of English B.A., Grinnell College M.A.T., Columbia University Ph.D., University of Denver

MARNIE SULLIVAN Visiting Professor of English B.A., University of Pittsburgh M.A., Clarion University of Pennsylvania Ph.D., Bowling Green State University LENA SURZHKO-HARNED Visiting Professor of Political Science B.A., Edinboro University of Pennsylvania M.A., University of Pittsburgh Ph.D., (Candidate) University of Pittsburgh LIZ STILLWAGGON SWAN Assistant Professor of Philosophy B.A., Loyola University of Maryland M.A., San Fransisco State University Ph.D., University of South Carolina


STEVEN SYMES Associate Professor of Anthropology and Forensic Science B.A., University of South Dakota M.A., University of Tennessee Ph.D., University of Tennessee CHRISTOPHER TAYLOR Instructor of Chemistry B.S., The Evergreen State College M.S., The University of Michigan Ph.D., The University of Michigan JAMES TEUFEL Assistant Professor of Public Health A.A., Middlesex County College B.A., Drew University M.P.H., Arnold School of Public Health University of South Carolina Ph.D., Southern Illinois University AMY TODD Instructor of Interior Design B.A. Kent State University M.S. Chatham University SCOTT TOMLISON Associate Professor of Music B.Ed., Eastern Kentucky University M.Ed., Murray State University Ph.D., University of Missouri SARA TURNER Assistant Professor of Biology B.A. Pomona college Ph.D. Purdue University ROBERT VON THADEN Associate Professor of Religious Studies B.A., Muhlenberg College M.A., University of Chicago Divinity School Ph.D., Emory University DALIANG WANG Associate Professor of World Languages & Cultures B.A., Shanghai Normal University M.Ed, Shanghai Normal University Ed.D, Indiana University of Pennsylvania MATTHEW WEAVER Assistant Professor of Psychology B.S. Allegheny College Ph.D. University of Florida AMY WEAVER-KAULIS Assistant Professor of Fashion Merchandising B.S., Mercyhurst College M.S., University of North Texas KATHY WEIDENBOERNER Assistant Professor of Interior Design B.A., Mercyhurst College M.Ed. Gannon University

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