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

Associate Professor of Human Development & Family Studies Coordinator


abedward@pnw.edu

(219) 989 - 8439

Hammond, Porter Building, room 211D

Cezara Crisan

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

Associate Professor of Sociology


crogalin@pnw.edu

(219) 785 - 5222

Westville, SWRZ 30-A

Christopher Georgeff

Christopher Georgeff, M.S.

Continuing Lecturer


georgeff@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2384

Christopher Belous

Christopher K. Belous, PhD

Associate Professor, Director of the Couple and Family Therapy Center


ckb@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2938

Hammond, IBCC 1028

David Nalbone

David P. Nalbone

Professor of Psychology


dnalbone@purdue.edu

(219) 989-2712

Hammond, Porter 218B

Hayley Stokar

Hayley Stokar

Assistant Professor of Social Work


hstokar@pnw.edu

(219)785-5241

Westville Campus, LSF 023

Hubert Izienicki

Hubert Izienicki, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Sociology


hizienic@pnw.edu

(219) 785-5658

Westville, Schwarz Hall, Room 30E

Kathryn Sweeney

Kathryn A. Sweeney

Associate Professor of Sociology


kasweene@pnw.edu

(219)989-8145

Hammond, Porter Hall 211C

Kevin Hynes

Kevin C. Hynes, PhD, LMFT

Assistant Professor of Marriage and Family Therapy


hynesk@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2587

Hammond, IBCC 1034

Kim Scipes

Kim Scipes

Professor


kscipes@pnw.edu

(219)989-5294

Lee "Mike" Johnson

Lee Michael Johnson

Chair, Department of Behavioral Sciences


john2598@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2936

Megan Murphy

Megan J. Murphy, PhD, LMFT

Professor and Director, Marriage & Family Therapy Program


megan.murphy@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2101

Hammond, IBCC 1030

Nicky Ali Jackson

Nicky Ali Jackson

Coordinator, Criminal Justice program


fjackson@pnw.edu

219-989-2384 (Department)

Pamela Saylor

Pamela Saylor, MSW, LCSW

Clinical Assistant Professor


psaylor@pnw.edu

219-785-5588

Westville, LSF 29

Patricia Rodda

Patricia Rodda, M Ed

Lecturer Human Development & 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

Field Education Director Clinical Assistant Professor


millerrl@pnw.edu

(219) 785-5727

Westville, Library Student Faculty, 27

Su-Jeong Wee

Su-Jeong Wee

Associate Professor in Human Development and Family Studies


wees@pnw.edu

(219)989-2493

Hammond, Porter Building, 211E

Communication and Creative Arts

Lee Artz

Lee Artz

Professor, Media Studies Director, Center for Global Studies


artz@pnw.edu

(219)-989-2393

116 D Porter

Carrie Higgins

Carrie Higgins

Clinical Assistant Professor


chiggins@pnw.edu

(219) 785-5385

Technology Building, Room 275

Catherine Gillotti

Catherine M. Gillotti

Associate Dean of Undergraduate Studies, CHESS


gillotc@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2009

Hammond, Porter 114 D

Dan Dunn

Daniel M. Dunn

Professor of Communication


dunndm@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2377

Hammond Campus, Porter Hall, Rm 118-D

Dan Wilbur

Dan S. Wilbur

Associate Professor of Communication


dwilbur@pnw.edu

(219) 785-5472

Technology Building 272

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Deanna Francoeur-Schmidt

Continuing Lecturer


francoed@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2542

Porter Hall, 116A

Erin Okamoto Protsman

Erin Okamoto Protsman

Continuing Lecturer, Communication and Creative Arts


okamoto@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2880

Hammond, Porter 116B

Kenneth Bronowski

Kenneth Bronowski

Continuing Lecturer


bronowsk@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2987

Purdue Northwest Hammond, Porter Building, Porter 118

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Krista Thompson

Visiting Instructor


kbthomps@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2393

Porter Hall 120

Mary Beth O'Connor

Mary Beth O’Connor

Associate Professor of Communication


mboconnor@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2355

Hammond Campus, Porter Hall 114B

Neil Nemeth

Neil Nemeth, Ph.D.

Associate Dean for Planning, Resources, and Effectiveness


nemeth@pnw.edu

(219) 785-5688

Hammond, Porter Hall 114C; Westville, TECH 341

Rhon Teruelle

Rhon Teruelle, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Mass Communication and Social Media


rteruell@pnw.edu

(219) 989-267

Hammond, Porter116E

Tom Roach

Thomas J. Roach, Ph.D.

Chair, Department of Communication & Creative Arts


tjroach@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2508

Hammond Campus, Porter room 118G. Westville Campus, LSF room 84.

Tyler Malec

Tyler Malec

Visiting Instructor


tmalec@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2518

Porter Hall 116

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V. Scott Smithson, PhD

Associate Professor


Vss@pnw.edu

219-785-5356

Yueqi Zhang

Yueqi Zhang

Associate Professor


yueqi.zhang@pnw.edu

(219)989-2420

Hammond, Porter Hall 118B

English

Bethany Lee

Bethany Lee

Assistant Professor of English


btlee@pnw.edu

(219) 785-5229

Technology Building 325 / Classroom Office Building 293

Carolyn Boiarsky

Carolyn Boiarsky

Professor


boiarsky@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2207

Classroom Office Building 221

Christine Hunter

Christine Hunter

Visiting Instructor


cfhunter@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2645

Classroom Office Building 293

Colin Fewer

Colin Fewer

Interim Associate Vice Chancellor and Dean of Students


Collette Morrow

Collette Morrow

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

Deb Chatterjee

Deb Chatterjee

Visiting Instructor


dchatte@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2868

Classroom Office Building 288

Dennis Barbour

Dennis Barbour

Associate Professor


dhbarbou@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2649

Classroom Office Building 288

Heather Augustyn

Heather Augustyn

Continuing Lecturer and Westville Writing Center Coordinator


haugusty@pnw.edu

(219) 785-5327

Westville, Tech 312

Heather Fielding

Heather Fielding, PhD

Associate Professor of English


hfieldin@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2564

Classroom Office Building 270

Jane Campbell

Jane Campbell

Professor


campbell@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2413

Classroom Office Building 274

Jane Rose

Jane E. Rose, Ph.D.

Professor of English


rose1@pnw.edu

(219) 785-5491

Technology Building 309

Jerry Holt

Jerry Holt

Associate Professor of English


jgholt@pnw.edu

(219) 785-5346

Technology Building 327

Jesse Cohn

Jesse S. Cohn

Associate Professor of English


jcohn@pnw.edu

(219) 785-5328

Classroom Office Building 203 / Technology Building 311

Justin Ness

Justin Ness

Visiting Instructor


jjjness@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2024

Technology Building 312 / Classroom Office Building 227

Karen Bishop-Morris

Karen Bishop-Morris

Associate Professor of English


morrisk@pnw.edu

(219) 989-3176

Classroom Office Building 256

Karen Schmidt

Karen Schmidt

Continuing Lecturer


schmidt7@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2654

Classroom Office Building 262

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Lindsay Hingst

Visiting Instructor


hingstl@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2645

Technology Building 353 / Classroom Office Building 203

Lizbeth Bryant

Lizbeth Bryant

Professor


bryant@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2653

Classroom Office Building 223

Mark Mabrito

Mark Mabrito

Professor of English


mmabrito@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2651

Hammond,Classroom Office Building 280

Matt Praxmarer

Matt Praxmarer

Visiting Instructor


mpraxmar@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2259

Classroom Office Building 229

Mita Choudhury

Mita Choudhury

Professor of English


choudhur@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2262

Hammond, Classroom Office Building 276

Mohammed Errihani

Mohammed Errihani

Associate Professor of Linguistics


errihani@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2657

Hammond, CLO 264

Patricia Newenhouse

Patricia Newenhouse

Visiting Instructor


pnewenho@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2599

Classroom Office Building 229

Paul Hecht

Paul Hecht

Associate Professor of English


phecht@pnw.edu

(219) 785-5296

Technology Building 353A

Sarah White

Sarah E. White

Clinical Assistant Professor of English


sewhite@pnw.edu

(219) 785-5529

Technology Building 313

Steffanie Triller Fry

Steffanie Triller Fry

Continuing Lecturer


striller@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2258

Classroom Office Building 284

Swati Rendon

Swati Rendon

Visiting Instructor


srendon@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2646

Classroom Office Building 288

History and Philosophy

David Detmer

David Detmer, Ph.D.

Professor of Philosophy Coordinator of the PNW Philosophy Program


detmer@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2941

Hammond, CLO 266

Deepa Majumdar

Deepa Majumdar

Professor, Philosophy


dmajumda@pnw.edu

(219) 785-5693

Elaine Carey

Elaine Carey

Dean of the College of Humanities, Education, and Social Sciences


elaine.carey@pnw.edu

219-989-2401

CLO 152 and TECH 341

Eugene Schlossberger

Eugene Schlossberger

Professor of Philosophy


esschlos@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2652

Hammond Campus CLO 268

Hoon Lee

Hoon J. Lee

Visiting Instructor of Philosophy


lee2894@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2682

Hammond, CLO 281

James Pula

James S. Pula

Professor of History


jpula@pnw.edu

(291) 785-5203

Westville, SWRZ 209

Janusz Duzinkiewicz

Janusz Duzinkiewicz

Associate Professor of History


jduzinkiewicz@pnw.edu

(219) 785-5523

Westville, Schwarz Hall 210A

Joseph Bigott

Joseph C. Bigott

Associate Professor of History


bigott@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2865

Classroom Office Building 252

Kathleen Tobin

Kathleen A. Tobin

Chair, Department of History


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

CLO 246

Mary Beth Fraser Connolly

Mary Beth Fraser Connolly

Continuing Lecturer in History


mbconnol@pnw.edu

(219) 785-5777

Westville, Schwarz Hall 210 C

Michael Connolly

Michael J. Connolly

Professor of History


mconnoll@pnw.edu

(219) 785-5618

Westville, Schwarz Hall 208

Michael Lynn

Michael R. Lynn

Professor of History


mlynn@pnw.edu

(219) 785-5380

Westville, Schwarz 201

Renee Conroy

Renee M. Conroy

Associate Professor of Philosophy


rconroy@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2683

Classroom Office Building 272

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Samuel Zinaich

Associate Professor of Philosophy


Zinaich@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2132

Hammond Campus, CLO-260

Saul Lerner

Saul Lerner

Professor of History


slerner@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2329

Hammond Campus, CLO Building, Room 209

Wendy St. Jean

Wendy St. Jean

Associate Professor of History


stjeanw@pnw.edu

(219) 989-4161

Classroom Office Building 211

Political Science, Economics, and World Languages and Cultures

Amlan Mitra

Amlan Mitra, Ph.D.

Professor of Business Economics


mitraa@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2313

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

Anna K. Pajak

Anna K. Pajak

Continuing Lecturer


apajak@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2114

Porter Hall 203A

Assen Kokalov

Assen Kokalov

Associate Professor of Spanish


akokalov@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2379

HAMMOND, PORTER 214B

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Cindy Torres

Continuing Lecturer of Spanish


cktorres@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2378

Florian Vauléon

Florian Vauléon

Associate Professor of French


fvauleon@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2034

Hammond, Porter Hall 203D

Frank Colucci

Frank J. Colucci

Associate Professor of Political Science


coluccif@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2488

Westville, LSF 217

Geoffrey Barrow

Geoffrey Barrow

Professor of Spanish


barrow@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2459

Porter Hall 214C

Herlinda Ramírez-Barradas

Herlinda Ramírez-Barradas

Associate Professor of Spanish


barradh@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2042

Purdue University Northwest, Porter Hall 203B

Hyungjo Hur

Hyungjo Hur

Assistant Professor


hyungjo.hur@pnw.edu

219-989-2688

Hammond, CLO 250

Jin Lu

Jin Lu

Professor of French


lujin@pnw.edu

(219)989-2292

Hammond, Porter 203C

José Castro-Urioste

José Castro-Urioste

Professor of Spanish


castrour@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2019

Porter Hall 214D

Karen Donah

Karen Donah

Clinical Assistant Professor


kdonah@pnw.edu

(219) 785-5432

Westville, Technology Building 318

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Marisa García-Verdugo

Professor of Spanish


mlgarver@pnw.edu

(219) 989-1231

Porter Hall 216B

Meg Rincker

Meg Bergin Rincker

Professor of Political Science


mrincker@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2025

Classroom Office Building 251

Paul McGrath

Paul McGrath

Professor of Economics


pmcgrat@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2425

Hammond, Porter 216E

Seyed Soroosh Azizi

Seyed Soroosh Azizi

Clinical Assistant Professor of Economics


sazizi@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2585

Classroom Office Building 201

Tesa Rigel Hines

Tesa Rigel Hines

Clinical Instructor of American Politics and Public Policy Faculty Sponsor


trigelhi@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2796

Hammond, Classroom Office Building 292

Will Hester

Will Hester

Visiting Instructor of Spanish


hesterw@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2647

Hammond Campus, Porter 214-E

Yu Ouyang

Yu Ouyang, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Political Science


yuouyang@pnw.edu

(219) 989-3143

Hammond, CLO 296

Psychology

Alicia January

Alicia M. January

Assistant Professor of Psychology


aajanuar@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2576

Hammond, Porter Hall Room: 218A

Cheryl DeLeon

Cheryl W. DeLeon

Associate Professor of Psychology


cdeleon@pnw.edu

(219) 785-5728

Schwarz 30B -Westville Campus Porter 218C-Hammond Campus

Christina Ragan

Christina M. Ragan, PhD

Assistant Professor of Psychology


ragan1@pnw.edu

219-785-5546

Westville, LSF 63

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 Assistant Professor of Psychology


kbrunt@pnw.edu

(219) 989-5251

Schwarz Hall 30G

Lori Petersen

Lori Petersen

Assistant Professor


peter394@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2541

Porter Hall 211A

Robert Hallock

Robert Hallock

Assistant Professor


rhallock@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2718

Porter Hall 211B

School of Education and Counseling

Anne E. Gregory, Ph.D.

Executive Director, Concurrent Enrollment Programs


anne.gregory@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2086

Hammond, CLO 315

David Pratt

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 Professor of Education


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

Jennifer Call

Jennifer Call Jones, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor


jennifercalljones@pnw.edu

(219) 989-8037

Hammond CLO 309

Kelly Vaughan

Kelly P. Vaughan, Ph.D.

Assistant 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) 989-2326

Hammond, CLO 391

Mary Jane Eisenhauer

Mary Jane Eisenhauer, Ed.D.

Interim Associate Director, School of Education


mjeisenh@pnw.edu

(219)785-5637

Hammond CLO 321

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, Clinical Mental Health Counseling School of Education and Counseling


vmarasco@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2693

Hammond CLO 396

Ralph O. Mueller, Ph.D.

Professor of Education and Psychology


rmueller@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2109

Hammon, CLO 303