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Campus Experts

Below is a list of campus experts, their areas of expertise and their contact information.

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David Hixson
Assistant Professor of Archaeology

  • Archaeology
  • Anthropology
  • Cultural geography

Daehwan Kim
Assistant Professor of Biology

  • Biofuels/bioproducts
  • Biochemical catalysis
  • Microbial fermentation
  • Bioprocess engineering

Lisa Littlefield, Ph.D.
Dean, Center for Career Development and Experiential Education

  • College to careers
  • Post-grad success
  • Professional development
  • High-impact practices

George.jpgGeorge Dimitigolou
Associate Professor of Computer Science

  • Computer science
  • Information technology
  • Cybersecurity
  • Software engineering

Kristine Calo
Associate Professor

  • Literacy education (early childhood and elementary)
  • Social studies education (early childhood and elementary)
  • Early childhood education
  • Data-informed decision making in early childhood classrooms

Cuddapah.jpgJennifer Locraft Cuddapah 
Associate Professor of Education and Coordinator of the Undergraduate Secondary Education Program

  • Education
  • Curriculum
  • Teaching
  • New teachers

christy.jpgChristy Graybeal
Associate Professor of Education and Mathematics

  • Mathematics education (how to teach math)
  • Elementary and middle school education 
  • Fostering curiosity in children 
  • Teacher education 

daniel.jpgDaniel Shea
Visiting Instructor of Education; Program Director of the Educational Leadership Program 

  • Certification of State of Maryland Public School K-12 Administrators

Tricia Strickland
Associate Professor of Education
Director of the Center for Teaching and Learning 

  • Special education policy
  • Special education instruction
  • Mathematics instruction for students with disabilities (grades 1 – 12)
  • Classroom organization and behavior management (grades 1 – 12)

marisel.jpgMarisel Torres-Crespo
Assistant Professor of Education 

  • Elementary and early childhood education 
  • STEM in early childhood education
  • Onica Prall Lab school 

Lisa Algazi Marcus
Professor of French

  • French language, culture, literature 
  • 19th-century French literature 
  • Women and gender studies; motherhood studies; gender identity; transgender studies; parenting a transgender child

Alan Goldenbach
Assistant Professor of Journalism

  • Misinformation and the challenges of distinguishing truth from fiction and the reliable from the unreliable
  • How all types of mass media impact society
  • Journalism practices (both in the textual and broadcast media)
  • Ethics across all media (journalism, public relations, advertising, marketing)
  • Media law, especially related to intellectual property in the digital age, and the First Amendment
  • Sports journalism and communication, including media relations and crisis response in the sports industries and historical elements of the profession.

Corey%20Campion.jpgCorey Campion
Associate Professor of History and Global Studies Director, M.A. in Humanities

  • European Politics, History, and Culture (especially France and Germany)
  • American-European Relations
  • Globalization and Americanization
  • Humanities in Higher Education
  • Beekeeping 

paige.jpgPaige W. Eager
Professor of Political Science, Dean of the Faculty

  • International affairs
  • Terrorism 
  • U.S. foreign policy 
  • Women in the military 

carin.jpgCarin Robinson
Associate Professor of Political Science

  • American politics (campaigns, elections, public policy, the president, etc.)
  • Public opinion 
  • Intersection of religion and politics 

Tamelyn.jpgTamelyn Tucker-Worgs
Associate Professor of Political Science and African American Studies, Chair of the Department of Political Science

  • American politics
  • Race 
  • Gender, religion and politics 
  • Black church and politics 

Toby Peterson
Library Director

  • Equitable access
  • Open access
  • Diversity in services and resources
  • Sustainable library practices (environmentally sound, economically feasible and socially equitable)

AprilB.jpgApril Boulton
Associate Professor of Biology and Dean of the Graduate School

  • Insects and pollinators 
  • Insect predator-prey dynamics 
  • Environmental issues
  • Climate change 

Shannon M. A. Kundey
Associate Professor of Psychology

  • Animal cognition (comparative cognition) 
  • Biopsychology 
  • Physiological psychology
  • Pattern learning 

Jennifer Cooper
Assistant Professor of Nursing

  • Counselor development
  • Mindfulness
  • Social media

Andrew Campbell
Assistant Professor of Psychology and Counseling

  • Community/public health nursing
  • Chronic disease prevention and management