Faculty Listing

Our engaged and dedicated faculty, many of whom remain working in their areas of expertise, will lead you from the classroom to a career with innovative and challenging learning experiences.

Behavioral Sciences

Alan J. Spector

Alan Jay Spector, PhD

Professor of Sociology Center for Global Studies


ajspecto@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2387

Hammond Campus, Porter Building, Room E-216 or E-213

Anne Edwards

Anne B. Edwards, Ph.D., CFLE

Professor of Human Development and Family Studies Coordinator


abedward@pnw.edu

(219) 989 - 8439

Hammond, Porter Building, room 211D

Cezara O. Crisan, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Sociology


CRISANC@PNW.EDU

(219) 989-2863

Hammond Campus, Porter Building 216 A

Christabel Rogalin

Christabel L. Rogalin, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Sociology


crogalin@pnw.edu

(219) 785-5222

Westville, SWRZ 30-A

Christopher Belous

Christopher K. Belous, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Director of the Couple and Family Therapy Center


ckb@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2938

Hammond, IBCC 1028

David Nalbone

David P. Nalbone, Ph.D.

Professor of Psychology


dnalbone@purdue.edu

(219) 989-2712

Hammond, Porter 218B

Izienicki,Hubert

Hubert Izienicki, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Sociology


hizienic@pnw.edu

(219) 785-5658

Westville, TECH 315

Kathryn Sweeney

Kathryn A. Sweeney, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Sociology


kasweene@pnw.edu

(219) 989-8145

Hammond, Porter Hall 211C

Kevin Hynes

Kevin C. Hynes, Ph.D., LMFT

Assistant Professor of Couple and Family Therapy


hynesk@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2587

Hammond, IBCC 1034

Kim Scipes

Kim Scipes, Ph.D.

Professor


kscipes@pnw.edu

(219)989-5294

Lee Michael Johnson, Ph.D.

Chair, Department of Behavioral Sciences


john2598@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2936

Megan Murphy

Megan J. Murphy, Ph.D., LMFT

Professor and Director, Couple and Family Therapy Program


megan.murphy@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2101

Hammond, IBCC 1030

PNW Professor Nicky Jackson

Nicky Ali Jackson, Ph.D.

Coordinator, Criminal Justice program


fjackson@pnw.edu

219-989-2384 (Department)

Pamela Saylor

Pamela Saylor, M.S.W.

Clinical Assistant Professor


psaylor@pnw.edu

219-785-5588

Westville, LSF 29

Patricia Rodda

Patricia Rodda, M.Ed

Lecturer Human Development and Family Studies


rodda@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2219

Hammond, Porter Building, 211F

Ralph Cherry

Ralph Cherry

Associate Professor of Sociology


cherry@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2575

Hammond Campus, Porter Hall 216C

Robin Miller

Robin Miller, M.S.W.

Field Education Director Clinical Assistant Professor


millerrl@pnw.edu

(219) 785-5727

Westville, Library Student Faculty, 27

Gail Augustine is pictured.

Gail M. Augustine, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Social Work


gaugust@pnw.edu

219-785-5241

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Omeed S. Ilchi, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice


oilchi@pnw.edu

219-989-2541

Hammond, Porter Hall 216B

Communication and Creative Arts

Lee Artz

Lee Artz, Ph.D.

Professor, Media Studies


artz@pnw.edu

(219)-989-2393

Hammond, Porter Hall 116D

Catherine Gillotti

Catherine M. Gillotti, Ph.D.

Associate Dean of Undergraduate Studies, CHESS


gillotc@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2009

Hammond, Porter Hall 114D

Daniel M. Dunn, Ph.D.

Professor of Communication


dunndm@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2377

Hammond, Porter Hall 118D

Dan Wilbur

Dan S. Wilbur, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Communication


dwilbur@pnw.edu

(219) 785-5472 (Westville)

Hammond, Porter Hall 116E

Westville, LSF 53

 

Erin Okamoto Protsman

Erin Okamoto Protsman, M.A.

Continuing Lecturer, Communication and Creative Arts


okamoto@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2880

Hammond, Porter Hall 116B

Kenneth Bronowski

Kenneth Bronowski, M.A.

Continuing Lecturer


bronowsk@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2987

Hammond, Porter Hall 116A

 

Mary Beth O'Connor

Mary Beth O’Connor, M.A.

Associate Professor of Communication


mboconnor@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2355

Hammond, Porter Hall 114B

Neil Nemeth

Neil Nemeth, Ph.D.

Interim Chair for the Communication and Creative Arts Department


nemeth@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2631

Hammond, Porter Hall 118G

Rhon Teruelle

Rhon Teruelle, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Mass Communication and Social Media


rteruell@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2267

Hammond, Porter Hall 116C

Tom Roach

Thomas J. Roach, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Communication


tjroach@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2508

Hammond, Porter Hall 114C

English and World Languages

Assen Kokalov

Assen Kokalov, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Spanish


akokalov@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2379

HAMMOND, PORTER 214B

Bethany Lee

Bethany Lee, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of English and PNW Writing Center Director


btlee@pnw.edu

(219) 785-5229

Technology Building 325 / Classroom Office Building 293

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Cindy Torres

Lecturer of Spanish


cktorres@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2378

Colin Fewer

Colin Fewer, Ph.D.

Associate Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs and Dean of Students


Collette Morrow

Collette Morrow, Ph.D.

Associate Professor


morrow@pnw.edu

(219) Associate Professor

Classroom Office Building 225

Connie Farrell

Connie Farrell

Continuing Lecturer


cfarrel@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2686

Classroom Office Building 278

Florian Vauléon

Florian Vauléon, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of French


fvauleon@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2034

Hammond, Porter Hall 203D

Geoffrey Barrow

Geoffrey Barrow, Ph.D.

Professor of Spanish


barrow@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2459

Porter Hall 214C

Heather Augustyn

Heather Augustyn, M.A.

Continuing Lecturer and Westville Writing Center Coordinator


haugusty@pnw.edu

(219) 785-5327

Westville, Tech 312

Herlinda Ramírez-Barradas

Herlinda Ramírez-Barradas, Ph.D.

Professor of Spanish


barradh@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2042

Purdue University Northwest, Porter Hall 203B

Jane Rose

Jane E. Rose, Ph.D.

Professor of English


rose1@pnw.edu

(219) 785-5491

Technology Building 309

Jin Lu

Jin Lu, Ph.D.

Professor of French


lujin@pnw.edu

(219)989-2292

Hammond, Porter 203C

Jesse Cohn

Jesse S. Cohn, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of English


jcohn@pnw.edu

(219) 785-5328

Classroom Office Building 203 / Technology Building 311

José Castro-Urioste

José Castro-Urioste, Ph.D.

Professor of Spanish


castrour@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2019

Porter Hall 214D

Karen Bishop Morris

Karen Bishop-Morris, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of English


morrisk@pnw.edu

(219) 989-3176

Classroom Office Building 256

Karen Schmidt

Karen Schmidt, M.A.

Continuing Lecturer


schmidt7@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2654

Classroom Office Building 262

Lizbeth Bryant

Lizbeth Bryant, Ph.D.

Professor


bryant@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2653

Classroom Office Building 223

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Marisa García-Verdugo, Ph.D.

Professor of Spanish


mlgarver@pnw.edu

(219) 989-1231

Porter Hall 216B

Mark Mabrito

Mark Mabrito, Ph.D.

Professor of English


mmabrito@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2651

Hammond,Classroom Office Building 280

Michael Lynn

Michael R. Lynn, Ph.D.

Interim Department Chair of English and World Languages


mlynn@pnw.edu

(219) 785-5380

Westville, Schwarz 201

Mita Choudhury

Mita Choudhury, Ph.D.

Professor of English


choudhur@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2262

Hammond, Classroom Office Building 276

Mohammed Errihani

Mohammed Errihani, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Linguistics


errihani@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2657

Hammond, CLO 264

Paul Hecht

Paul Hecht, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of English


phecht@pnw.edu

(219) 785-5296

Technology Building 353A

Sarah White

Sarah E. White, M.F.A.

Clinical Assistant Professor of English


sewhite@pnw.edu

(219) 785-5529

Technology Building 313

Steffanie Triller Fry

Steffanie Triller Fry, M.F.A.

Lecturer and Hammond Writing Center Coordinator


striller@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2258

Classroom Office Building 284

History, Philosophy, Politics and Economics

Amlan Mitra

Amlan Mitra, Ph.D.

Professor of Business Economics


mitraa@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2313

Hammond Campus, Classroom Office Building (CLO), Room 248

David Detmer

David Detmer, Ph.D.

Professor of Philosophy Coordinator


detmer@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2941

Hammond, CLO 266

Deepa Majumdar

Deepa Majumdar, D.S.Sc.

Professor, Philosophy


dmajumda@pnw.edu

(219) 785-5693

Frank Colucci

Frank J. Colucci, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Political Science


coluccif@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2488

Westville, LSF 217

Janusz Duzinkiewicz

Janusz Duzinkiewicz, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of History


jduzinkiewicz@pnw.edu

(219) 785-5523

Westville, Schwarz Hall 210A

Joseph Bigott

Joseph C. Bigott, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of History


bigott@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2865

Classroom Office Building 252

Kathleen Tobin

Kathleen A. Tobin, Ph.D.

Chair, Department of History, Philosophy, Politics and Economics


tobink@pnw.edu

(219) 989-3192

Hammond, CLO 215

Westville, SWRZ 203B

Kenneth Kincaid

Kenneth Ralph Kincaid, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of History


kkincaid@pnw.edu

(219) 989-5244

Hammond, CLO 246

Mary Beth Fraser Connolly

Mary Beth Fraser Connolly, Ph.D.

Continuing Lecturer in History


mbconnol@pnw.edu

(219) 785-5777

Westville, Schwarz Hall 210 C

Meg Rincker

Meg Bergin Rincker, Ph.D.

Professor of Political Science


mrincker@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2025

Classroom Office Building 251

Michael Connolly

Michael J. Connolly, Ph.D.

Professor of History


mconnoll@pnw.edu

(219) 785-5618

Westville, Schwarz Hall 208

Michael Lynn

Michael R. Lynn, Ph.D.

Interim Department Chair of English and World Languages


mlynn@pnw.edu

(219) 785-5380

Westville, Schwarz 201

Paul McGrath

Paul McGrath, Ph.D.

Professor of Economics


pmcgrat@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2425

Hammond, Porter 216E

Renee Conroy

Renee M. Conroy, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Philosophy


rconroy@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2683

Classroom Office Building 272

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Richard Rupp

Associate Professor of Political Science


rrupp@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2134

Sam Zinaich is pictured.

Samuel Zinaich, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Philosophy


Zinaich@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2132

Hammond Campus, CLO-260

Seyed Soroosh Azizi

SeyedSoroosh Azizi, Ph.D.

Clinical Assistant Professor of Economics


sazizi@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2585

Classroom Office Building 201

Saul Lerner

Saul Lerner, Ph.D.

Professor of History


slerner@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2329

Hammond Campus, CLO Building, Room 209

Yu Ouyang

Yu Ouyang, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Political Science


yuouyang@pnw.edu

(219) 989-3143

Hammond, CLO 296

Wendy St. Jean

Wendy St. Jean, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of History


stjeanw@pnw.edu

(219) 989-4161

Classroom Office Building 211

Psychology

Alicia January

Alicia M. January, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Psychology


Alicia.january@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2576

Hammond, Porter Hall Room: 218A

Cheryl DeLeon

Cheryl W. DeLeon, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Psychology


cdeleon@pnw.edu

(219) 785-5728

Schwarz 30B -Westville Campus

Porter 218C – Hammond Campus

Cynthia Zdanczyk

Cynthia Zdanczyk

Continuing Lecturer


czdanczy@pnw.edu

(219) 989-5206

Schwarz Hall 210D

David Pick

David Pick

Department Chair and Professor, Department of Psychology


pick@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2622

Purdue University Northwest, Porter Hall, 213

Gisele Casanova

Gisele Casanova

Associate Professor


gmcasano@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2781

Porter Hall 218D

John Spores

John Michael Spores

Professor of Psychology


jspores@pnw.edu

(219) 989-5448

Westville, Library, Faculty, Student Building (LSF) 55

Kimberly Brunt

Kimberly L. Brunt, Ph.D., H.S.P.P.

Clinical Associate Professor of Psychology


kbrunt@pnw.edu

(219) 989-5251

Schwarz Hall 30G

Robert Hallock

Robert Hallock, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Psychology


rhallock@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2718

Porter Hall 211B

Amanda Zelechoski is pictured.

Amanda D. Zelechoski, J.D., Ph.D., ABPP

Professor of Psychology


  • Hammond, Porter Hall 218C
  • Westville, LSF 063

School of Education and Counseling

Anne E. Gregory, Ph.D.

Interim Dean, College of Humanities, Education and Social Sciences


anne.gregory@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2086

Hammond, CLO 315

Dave Pratt is pictured.

David Pratt, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Education


dmpratt@pnw.edu

(219) 785-5578

Technology Building 208

Debra Hollingsworth Pratt

Debra Hollingsworth Pratt

Continuing Lecturer of Education


djpratt@pnw.edu

(219) 785-5486

Westville Campus, Technology Building 319

Emily Hixon

Emily Hixon, Ph.D.

Director, Center for Faculty Excellence


hixone@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2150

Hammond, Gyte 140

Geoff Schultz

Geoff Schultz, Ed.D.

Professor of Psychology and Special Education


schultzg@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2045

Hammond, CLO 317

Injung Lee

Injung Lee, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor in Counselor Education


injung.lee@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2902

Hammond CLO 394

Kelly Vaughan

Kelly P. Vaughan, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of English Education


vaughak@pnw.edu

(219) 989-3220

Hammond CLO 325

LaVada Taylor Brandon

LaVada Taylor, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Education


brandonl@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2294

Hammond CLO 323

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Lisa Hollingsworth, Psy.D.

Associate Professor of Education


lholling@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2789

Hammond, CLO 393

Didelot

Mary J. Didelot, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Education


didelot@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2059

Hammond, CLO 391

Patrick Keegan

Patrick Keegan, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Education


pjkeegan@pnw.edu

(219) 785-5473

Hammond CLO 303

Vincent Marasco

Vincent Marasco, Ph.D., LPC, NCC

Assistant Professor, Counselor Education


vmarasco@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2693

Hammond CLO 396

Amanda Passmore

Amanda H. Passmore, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Special Education/Early Childhood


apassmore@pnw.edu

219-989-2362

Hammond, CLO 305