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Faculty 2013-2014

LEONARD ANDERSON
Associate Professor, Construction Management
Ph.D. and M.S., Civil Engineering, Worcester Polytechnic Institute; B.S., Civil Engineering, University of Massachusetts, Amherst; Certified Professional Constructor, Licensed Construction Supervisor.
LOIS J. ASCHER
Professor, Humanities and Social Sciences
M.A., English Literature, Northeastern University; B.A., English Literature, Wheaton.
KARINA ASSITER
Associate Professor, Computer Science
Ph.D., Computer Science, Tufts University, M.S., Computer Science, Tufts University; B.A., Computer Science, Mills College.
HARRY AVAKIAN
Associate Professor, Mechanical
M.S., Mechanical Engineering, Northeastern University; B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Lowell University.
SALAH BADJOU
Assistant Professor, Electronics
Ph.D., Solid State Physics, Northeastern University; M.S., Physics, Syracuse University; B.S., Physics and Mathematics, Syracuse University; Baccalaureat Technique Mathematiques, Lycee Technique de Garcons d’Alger, Algeria.
PAYAM BAKHSHI
Assistant Professor, Construction Management
Ph.D., Civil Engineering/Construction Management, Northeastern University; M.Sc., Civil Engineering/Transportation Engineering, K. N. Toosi University of Technology; B.Sc., Civil Engineering, University of Tehran
RONALD R. BERNIER
Assistant Professor, Humanities and Social Sciences
Ph.D. and M.A., History & Theory of Art, Essex University, England; M.A., Theology and Religious Studies, University of Scranton; M.B.A., Whittemore School of Business & Economics, University of New Hampshire; B.A., Art History, Vassar College.
M. ILYAS BHATTI
Associate Professor, Construction Management
M.S., Civil Engineering, Northeastern University; B.S., Civil Engineering, University of Engineering and Technology, Lahore, Pakistan; Registered Professional Engineer; Douglas C. Elder Professor.
DAVID BIRKETT
Assistant Professor, Electronic Engineering and Technology
Ph.D. Electrical Engineering, Columbia University; B.S.E.E., Michigan State University.
RICHARD D. BOHIGIAN
Associate Professor, Sciences
M.S., Electrical Engineering, Worcester Polytechnic Institute; B.S., Physics, Worcester Polytechnic Institute.
ANN BORST
Department Chair and Professor, Architecture
M. Arch., University of California, Berkeley; B.A., Williams College; Registered Architect; NCARB Certification.
RUSSELL G. BRAMHALL, JR.
Associate Professor, Humanities and Social Sciences
M.A., Geography, Indiana University of Pennsylvania; B.A., Earth Science, Salem State College.
CAROL BURNS
Associate Professor, Architecture
M. Architecture, Yale University; B. Architecture, Yale University; Registered Architect, NCARB Certification, LEED Accredited Professional.
MICHAEL W. CARTER
Professor, Humanities and Social Sciences
M.A., History, Boston State College; B.A., Education, Boston College; Licensed Construction Supervisor, Commonwealth of Massachusetts.
FRANK CASERTA, JR
Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering and Technology
Ph.D., and M.A., Physics, Boston University; S.B.M.E., Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Registered Professional Engineer.
ARMEN S. CASPARIAN
Professor, Sciences
M.Sc., Physical Chemistry, Brown University; A.B., Chemistry, Rutgers University; Registered Professional Chemist, American Chemical Society; Certified Chemical Hygiene Officer, National Registry of Certified Chemists; Registered Industrial Hygienist, Association of Professional Industrial Hygienists.
RICHARD CHRISTIANO
Assistant Professor, Design & Facilities
M.Ed., Facilities Management, Cambridge College; B.S., Education, Boston State College/University of Massachusetts; Certified Facility Manager.
CHARLES J. CIMINO
Associate Professor, Architecture
M.B.A., Operations Management, Suffolk University; B.S., Architectural Engineering Technology, Wentworth Institute of Technology; A.E., Wentworth Institute; Registered Architect, NCARB Certification.
PHILLIP L. COMEAU
Associate Professor, Architecture
M. Arch., University of Washington; B.S., Art and Design, Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Registered Architect, NCARB Certification.
BETH ANNE COOKE-CORNELL
Associate Professor, Humanities and Social Sciences
M.A., American Studies, University of Massachusetts-Boston; M.A., English, Central Connecticut State University; B.A., English, Merrimack College.
JOHN M. COOPER
Associate Professor, Management
Ed.D. Education Administration, Harvard Graduate School of Education; M. Public Administration, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; M.A., Speech Communication, Wake Forest University; B.A., Politics, Wake Forest University; S.H.R.P. (Senior Human Resources Professional Certification).
LEON L. CORT
Professor, Humanities, Social Sciences and Management
Ph.D., Political Science, Boston University; M.A., International Affairs, Ohio University; B.A., Modern Foreign Languages, Fisk University
CRISTINA COSMA
Assistant Professor, Construction Management
Ph.D., Civil Engineering, and M.E., Civil Engineering, University of Florida; B.S.,Civil Engineering, Technical University of Iasi, Romania.
ROBERT C. COURNOYER
Associate Professor, Mathematics
M.S., Electrical Engineering, Northeastern University; M.M.T., Mathematics, University of Lowell; B.S. Mathematics, Worcester Polytechnic Institute.
ROBERT COWHERD
Associate Professor, Architecture
Ph.D., History, Theory, and Criticism, Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Urban Design Certificate, Massachusetts Institute of Technology; B.Arch., The Cooper Union.
GAUTHAM DAS
Assistant Professor, Civil Engineering and Technology
Ph.D., Infrastructure & Environmental Systems, University of North Carolina; M.S. Civil Engineering, University of North Carolina; B.S. Civil Engineering, Bangalore University.
SIBEN DASGUPTA
Associate Professor, Electronic Engineering and Technology
E.E., Post Masters degree in Electrical Engineering, Northeastern University; M.S., Engineering Management, Northeastern University; M.S., Electrical Engineering, Calcutta University; B.S., Electrical Engineering, Calcutta University; Registered Professional Engineer.
MICHAEL DAVIDSON
Assistant Professor, Civil Engineering and Technology
MSCE in Civil Engineering, University of Rhode Island; B.S. in Civil Engineering, University of Rhode Island; Registered Professional Engineer.
ANGEL L. DeCEGAMA
Assistant Professor, Electronic Engineering and Technology
Ph.D., Electrical and Computer Engineering, Carnegie-Mellon University; M.S., Electrical Engineering (Systems and Communications), Carnegie-Mellon University; M.B.A., Pepperdine University.
LARRY DECKER
Associate Professor, Civil Engineering and Technology
M.S., Industrial and Management Engineering, New Jersey Institute of Technology; B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Duke University; Registered Professional Engineer.
MANUEL E. DELGADO
Associate Professor, Architecture
M.S., Urban Studies and Planning, and Certificate in Urban Design, Massachusetts Institute of Technology; B.Arch., Universidad Central de Venezuela; Registered Architect in Venezuela.
LEON DELIGIANNIDIS
Associate Professor, Computer Science
Ph.D., Tufts University; M.S., Tufts University; B.S., Northeastern University
CORNELIA E. DEMERS-SBOROV
Associate Professor, Civil Engineering and Technology
Ph.D., Civil Engineering (Major: Structural Engineering, Minor: Engineering Mechanics), Worcester Polytechnic Institute; M.S., Civil Engineering (Structural), Lehigh University; B.S., Civil Engineering, University of Massachusetts, Lowell; Registered Professional Engineer.
EDWARD DERRINGH
Professor, Sciences
Ph.D. and M.S., Astronomy, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute; B.S., Astronomy, Case Institute of Technology.
RAFFAELE Di CECCA
Professor, Sciences
M.A., Mathematics, Boston University; M.A., Physics, Boston University; B.A., Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, University of Waterloo.
SANDEEP DILWALI
Director of Engineering - Interdisciplinary and Associate Professor, Electrical Engineering and Technology
Ph.D., Electrical Engineering, IIT Delhi; M. Tech., Integrated Electronics and Circuits, IIT Delhi; MBA IGNOU, New Delhi; B.Sc., Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi.
DOUGLAS DOW
Assistant Professor, Electronic Engineering and Technology
Ph.D. and M.S., Biomedical Engineering, University of Michigan; M.S., Computer Science, University of Colorado at Colorado Springs; B.S., Electrical Engineering, Texas A&M University; B.A., Liberal Arts Engineering, Wheaton College (IL); Member IEEE.
DAVID J. DOWNEY
Associate Professor, Humanities and Social Sciences
M.A., English Literature, Northeastern University; B.S., English Literature, Northeastern University.
FREDERICK F. DRISCOLL
Dean of the College of Engineering and Technology
M.S., Electrical Engineering, Northeastern University; B.S., Electrical Engineering, Merrimack College.
JOHN W. DUGGAN
Department Chair and Professor, Civil Engineering and Technology
Ph.D., Environmental Chemistry, University of Massachusetts, Lowell; M.S., Civil Engineering, University of Massachusetts, Lowell; B.S., Chemical Engineering, Clarkson College of Technology, Registered Professional Engineer, Certified Soil Evaluator.
MICHAEL P. DUNLOP
Associate Professor, Management
Ed.D., Educational Administration, New Mexico State University; M.B.A., Western New England College; B.A., Psychology, Framingham State College.
ANTHONY DUVA
Associate Professor, Mechanical
M.S. and B.S., Mechanical Engineering, University of Rhode Island, Registered Professional Engineer.
HAIFA EL-SADI
Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering and Technology
Ph.D., Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, Concordia University; M.A.Sc., Building, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Concordia University; B.Sc., Chemical Engineering, Jordan University of Science and Technology.
MAGDY M. ELLABIDY
Assistant Professor, Computer Science
M.S., Management Information Technology and B.S., Human Services, Lesley University.
JOHN S. ELLIS
Professor, Architecture
Master of Design Studies, Harvard University; M.S., Architecture and Urban Design, Columbia University; B. Arch., Pratt Institute; A.S., Building Construction Technology, Wentworth Institute; Registered Architect, NCARB Certification.
PIERRE A. ELYSEE
Assistant Professor, Computer Science
M.S., Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology; B.S., Computer Systems Engineering, University of Massachusetts at Amherst.
OPHIR FELDMAN
Assistant Professor, Mathematics
Ph.D. and M.A., Mathematics, Brandeis University; B.S., Mathematics, Hofstra University.
DONALD C. FILAN
Associate Professor, Mathematics
M.A., Mathematics, University of Massachusetts; B.S., Mathematics, Northeastern University.
HERBERT J. FREMIN
Professor, Design & Facilities
M. Arch, Harvard University; B. Arch with honors, U. of Illinois; Registered Architect: MA and ME; NCIDQ certification; NCARB Certification.
ELIZABETH A. GIBB
Associate Professor, Architecture
M. Arch., Southern California Institute of Architecture; M.S., Microbiology and Immunology and B.S., Biology; University of Michigan; Registered Architect; NCARB Certification.
CHRISTOPHER S. GLEASON
Associate Professor, Humanities and Social Sciences
Ph.D., Creative Writing: Fiction, University of Utah; M.F.A., Creative Writing, Florida International University; B.A., Literature/Creative Writing, Eckerd College.
GARRICK N. GOLDENBERG
Professor, Architecture
M.S.C.E., Structural and Foundation Engineering, Northeastern University; B.S./ M.S., Structural and Construction Engineering, Institute of Civil Engineering, USSR; A.S., Structural Engineering, USSR; Registered Professional Engineer.
JACK A. GREEN
Professor, Management
J.D., University of Michigan Law School; B.B.A., University of Michigan.
PETER C. GREENBERG
Associate Professor, Interior Design
M. Arch., Harvard University Graduate School of Design; B.A., Yale University, cum laude, Distinction in Architecture; Registered Architect, NCARB Certifications, LEED AP.
MICHAEL T. GREENE
Professor, Humanities and Social Science
Ph.D., English Literature, State University of New York at Buffalo; M.A., English Literature, Boston College; B.A., English Literature, Boston College.
THEODORE GREENE
Associate Professor, Mechanical Engineering and Technology
M.S., Manufacturing Engineering, Worcester Polytechnic Institute; B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Worcester Polytechnic Institute.
SCOTT GRENQUIST
Associate Professor, Electronics
Doctor of Science Education, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Western Australia; M.S. in Electrical Engineering, B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, and B.A., Japanese, University of Notre Dame.
PATRICK F. HAFFORD
Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences and Professor, Management & Facilities
M.B.A., Babson College; A.A., Computer Science, Moorpark College.
JOHN HAGA
Assistant Professor, Mathematics
Ph.D., Mathematics, University of Connecticut; B.S., Mathematics, University of Connecticut.
MARK H. HASSO
Professor, Construction Management
Ph.D. in Construction Management, Worcester Polytechnic Institute; M.S., Project Management, Worcester Polytechnic Institute; M.S., with Distinction in Civil Engineering, The City University of London, UK; B.S., Civil Engineering, Alhikma (Jesuit) University; Registered Professional Engineer.
AMANDA HATTAWAY
Department Chair and Associate Professor, Mathematics
Ph.D., and M.S., Mathematics, University of Massachusetts, Amherst; M.S., Bioinformatics, Brandeis University; Sc.B. Mathematics, Brown University.
FRANCIS J. HOPCROFT
Professor, Civil Engineering and Technology
M.S.C.E., Environmental Engineering, Northeastern University; M.B.A., Management, University of Maine at Portland-Gorham; B.S., Civil /Sanitary Engineering, Northeastern University; Registered Professional Engineer; Licensed Site Professional (Massachusetts).
UDO HOPPENZ
Associate Professor, Sciences
M.S. Physics, Northeastern University; B.A., Physics and Mathematics, Wisconsin State University.
DWIGHT F. HORAN
Associate Professor, Mathematics
M.Ed., specializing in Mathematics, Fitchburg State College; B.S.E., Mathematics, Fitchburg State College.
MARK JOHN ISOLA
Assistant Professor, Humanities and Social Sciences
Ph.D., English, Tufts University; M.A. English, Simmons College; B.A., Gerontology, English Minor, Quinnipiac College.
MICHAEL E. JACKSON
Department Chair and Associate Professor, Mechanical Engineering and Technology
M.Ed., Cambridge College; B.S., Aeronautics, Embry Riddle Aeronautical University; Federal Aviation Administration Certification, Aircraft and Powerplant Technician.
MICHAEL R. JOHN
Professor, Mathematics
M.S., Mathematics, Northeastern University; B.A., Mathematics, Northeastern University.
TIMOTHY M. JOHNSON
Associate Professor, Electronics
M.S.E.E., New York Institute of Technology; M.A., Liberal Studies, State University of New York at Stony Brook; B. Prof. Studies, Math, Science, and Technology, Empire State College; Licensed Master Mariner and General Radio telephone operator; Registered Professional Engineer.
TODD JOHNSON
Assistant Professor, Construction Management
M.Eng, Civil Engineering (concentration in Construction Management), Pennsylvania State University, Park, PA; B.S., Civil Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New York; CPC, LEED Certified, OSHA 500 Certified.
BARBARA A. KARANIAN
Professor, Humanities and Social Sciences
Ph.D., Educational Studies in Organizational Behavior, Lesley College; M.Ed., Art Therapy, Lesley College; B.A., Psychology and Fine Arts, College of the Holy Cross.
GEORGE KATSIAFICAS
Professor, Humanities and Social Sciences
Ph.D., Sociology, University of California, San Diego; M.A., Sociology, University of California, San Diego; B.S., Industrial Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
MARCIA J. KEMEN
Associate Professor, Mathematics
M.Ed., concentration in Secondary Education, Boston State College; B.S., Mathematics, University of Cincinnati.
PATRICIA BOGE KENDALL
Associate Professor, Architecture
M. Arch., Harvard University Graduate School of Design; B.A., Architecture, Washington University; Registered Architect, NCARB Certification, LEED Accredited Professional.
SUZANNE KENNEDY
Department Chair and Professor, Management and Facilities
M.S. Interior Design, University of Wisconsin, Madison; B.S. Interior Design, University of Wisconsin, Madison; Certified Facility Manager.
ALI KHABARI
Department Chair and Associate Professor, Electrical Engineering and Technology
Ph.D., Electrical Engineering, Florida International University; M.S. and B.S. Electrical Engineering, Florida International University; A.A., Miami Dade College.
LORA KIM
Associate Professor, Architecture
M. Arch., Massachusetts Institute of Technology; B.A., Architecture, University of California at Berkeley; Registered Architect.
MARK A. KLOPFER
Associate Professor, Architecture
Master of Landscape Architecture, University of Virginia; Bachelor of Architecture, Cornell University; Registered Landscape Architect; Registered Architect, NCARB Certification, CLARB Certification, LEED Accredited Professional.
SHANKAR M. KRISHNAN
Department Chair and Professor, Biomedical Engineering
Ph.D., EE specialization in Biomedical Engineering University of Rhode Island; M.S., Electrical Engineering, University of Bombay.
FREDRICK KUHN
Professor, Design & Facilities
M. Arch., Harvard University; A.B., Anthropology, Syracuse University.
MICHAEL KUPFERMAN
Professor, Civil Engineering and Technology
Ph.D. and M.S.C.E., Civil Engineering, University of Massachusetts; B.S.C.E., Civil Engineering, Northeastern University; Registered Professional Engineer.
JAMES R. LAMBRECHTS
Associate Professor, Civil Engineering and Technology
M.S.C.E., Purdue University; B.S.C.E., University of Maryland; Registered Professional Engineer.
JOEY LAWRANCE
Assistant Professor, Computer Science
Ph.D., Computer Science, Oregon State University; M.S., Computer Science, Oregon State University; B.S., Computer Science, Lawrence University
PAUL J. LAZAROVICH
Associate Professor, Humanities, Social Sciences and Management
Certificate of Graduate Public Relations, Emerson College; Masters in Public Administration (MPA), Suffolk University; B.S. English - Journalism & Secondary Education, Suffolk University; A.A.S., Communications, Grahm Junior College; (CJE) Certified Journalism Educator, Journalism Education Association.
XIAOBIN LE
Assistant Professor, Mechanical
Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, Texas Tech University; Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China; M.S. and B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Southern Institute of Metallurgy, China; Registered Professional Engineer, Canada.
JENNIFER LEE
Assistant Professor, Architecture
M. Arch., Harvard University;B. Arch., Princeton University.
THOMAS M. LESKO
Professor, Architecture
M.A., Studio Arts, Harvard University; B. Arch., Syracuse University; Registered Architect, NCARB Certification.
WEIHUI LI
Assistant Professor, Biomedical Engineering
Ph.D., Biomedical Engineering, Tulane University; B.S., Electrical Engineering, Tsinghua University, Beijing.
ROBERT LIND
Assistant Professor, Mechanical
Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering (Structural Mechanics); M.S. Mechanical Engineering (Controls and Manufacturing), B.S. Mechanical Engineering; Certificate in Manufacturing.
GLORIA MA
Assistant Professor, Electronics & Mechanical
Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, University of Texas; M.E. Mechanical Engineering, University of Singapore; B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Xidian University.
LILI MA
Assistant Professor, Electronics & Mechanical
Ph.D., Electrical Engineering, Utah State University; M.S., Electrical Engineering, Harbin Institute of Science and Technology; B.S., Electrical Engineering, Harbin Institute of Science and Technology.
LISA M. MacLEAN
Assistant Professor, Computer Science
M.S., Computer Information Systems, Bentley College; B.S., Computer Information Systems and B.S., Management, Rhode Island College.
MICHAEL W. MacPHAIL
Department Chair - Foundation Studies and Associate Professor, Architecture
M. Arch., Southern California Institute of Architecture; B.Arch., University of British Columbia; B.A., Urban Geography, University of British Columbia; Registered Architect, NCARB Certification.
JAMES McCUSKER
Assistant Professor, Electrical Engineering and Technology
Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, University of Massachusetts; M.S., Mechanical Engineering, University of Massachusetts; B.S., Electromechanical Engineering, Wentworth Institute of Technology.
ROBERT MESZAROS
Associate Professor, Design & Facilities
M.F.A., Painting, Boston University; B.F.A., Painting, Rhode Island School of Design; B.A., Fine Arts, Fairfield University.
JEFFREY A. MICHAEL
Associate Professor, Design & Facilities
M.F.A., 3-D Design, Cranbrook Academy of Art; B.S.I.D., Industrial Design, University of Cincinnati.
ALI R. MOAZED
Professor, Mechanical
Ph.D. and M.S., Engineering Mechanics, University of Tennessee; B.S., Mechanical Engineering, University of Toledo; Registered Professional Engineer.
GLORIA MONAGHAN
Associate Professor, Humanities and Social Sciences
M.A., American and British Literature, Boston College; B.A., English, Loyola University.
SAM MONTAGUE
Department Chair and Associate Professor, Industrial Design
M.F.A., Design, The Dynamic Institute at Massachusetts College of Art and Design; B.F.A., Industrial Design, Carnegie-Mellon University.
TERRY M. MOOR
Professor, Architecture
M.L.A., Harvard University; B. Arch., University of Texas; Registered Architect; NCARB Certification; Registered Construction Supervisor.
ROBERT MORAN
Associate Professor, Sciences
Ph.D., Health Sciences Management, Pacific Western University; M.S., Health Science, Northeastern University; B.S., Chemistry, Stonehill College; Fellow, College of Critical Care Medicine (F.C.C.M.); Fellow, American Institute of Chemists (F.A.I.C.); Certified Laboratory Consultant; Fellow, National Academy of Clinical Biochemistry (F.A.C.B.).
FRANCIS E. NESTOR
Professor, Mathematics
M.S., Engineering Science, Clarkson College of Technology; M.A., Mathematics, Boston College; B.S., University of Massachusetts.
MARC NEVEU
Associate Professor, Architecture
Ph.D., History and Theory of Architecture, McGill University; M. Arch..,History and Theory of Architecture, McGill University; B. Arch. professional, Wentworth Institute of Technology.
HOSSEIN NOORIAN
Professor, Management
M.B.A., Finance, Northeastern University; B.S., International Business, Tehran Business College.
JAMES G. O’BRIEN
Assistant Professor, Sciences
Ph.D., Physics, University of Connecticut; M.S. Physics, University of Connecticut; B.S., Physics and Mathematics, State University of New York at New Paltz.
MASOUD OLIA
Professor, Mechanical
Ph.D., and M.S., Mechanical Engineering, Northeastern University; B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Northeastern University; Registered Professional Engineer.
NICK ORTOLINO
Assistant Professor, Design & Facilities
M.F.A., Chelsea College of Art and Design, London, UK; B.F.A., Tufts University and the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston; Diploma in Studio Art and Fifth-year Certificate, the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.
ROGELIO PALOMERA-ARIAS
Assistant Professor, Construction Management
Ph.D., Architecture, Building Technology and M.S., Electrical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology; B.S., Electrical Engineering, University of Puerto Rico - Mayaguez.
ZORICA PANTIC
President, Institute Professor
Ph.D., M.S., and B.S., Electrical Engineering, University of Nis, Yugoslavia (Serbia).
MARK E. PASNIK
Associate Professor, Architecture
Master in Design Studies, (History and Theory of Architecture), Harvard University Graduate School of Design; B.Arch., Cornell University; Registered Architect, NCARB Certification, LEED Accredited Professional.
ANITA A. PENTA
Associate Professor, Mathematics
M.S., Mathematics, Northeastern University; B.A., Mathematics, University of Massachusetts - Boston.
TROY PETERS
Assistant Professor, Architecture
M. Arch., University of Oregon; B.S., Physics, University of Illinois.
CARL E. PETERSEN
Associate Professor, Humanities and Social Sciences
M.A., Political Science, Northeastern University; B.S., Social Sciences, Salem State College.
RUSSELL F. PINIZZOTTO
Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost, Professor
Ph.D., Materials Science, University of California at Los Angeles; Engineer’s Degree, Materials Science, University of California at Los Angeles; B.S., Physical Chemistry, California Institute of Technology.
ANN W. PITT
Associate Professor, Architecture
M. Arch, Harvard University; B.A., Mathematics and Art, Salem College, North Carolina; Registered Architect; NCARB Certification.
WELDON PRIES
Professor, Architecture
M. Arch, Massachusetts Institute of Technology; B. Arch., University of Manitoba; Registered Architect, NCARB Certification.
HENDERSON W. PRITCHARD
Associate Professor, Civil Engineering and Technology
Ph.D., Northeastern University; M.S., Biology, Southern Connecticut State University; B.A., English/Biology, Denison University.
WALTER T. PUNCH
Director of Alumni Library, Assistant Professor, Humanities and Social Sciences
M.A., English, University of Massachusetts; M.S., Library Science, Simmons College; A.B., Philosophy, Stonehill College.
DAVID G. RILETT
Assistant Professor, Computer Science
Master of Software Engineering, Brandeis University; M.A., Literature, Language, and Linguistics, Central Michigan University; B.A., History, University of Michigan.
DAWN M. RING
Assistant Professor, Mathematics
Ph.D., Applied Mathematics, Physical Oceanography, John Hopkins University; M.A., Mathematics, Oceanography, Johns Hopkins University; B.A., chemistry, biology, music, Robert D. Clark Honors College, University of Oregon.
JONATHAN G. RIPLEY
Professor, Humanities and Social Sciences
Ph.D., Modern American Literature, St. John’s University; M.Ph., Modern American Literature, St. John’s University; M.A., Modern British and American Literature, Adelphi University; B.A., Philosophy, University of Rochester.
RICHARD L. ROBERTS
Associate Professor, Mechanical
M.S., Mechanical Engineering, Tufts University; B.S.M.E., Mechanical Engineering, University of Massachusetts; Graduate certificate, Manufacturing Engineering, Tufts University; E.I.T.; CMfgT.
EDWARD ROONEY
Associate Professor, Humanities and Social Sciences
M.F.A., Creative Writing, Washington University in St. Louis; B.A., English, Pomona College.
PETER S. ROURKE
Associate Professor, Mechanical
M. S., Manufacturing Engineering, Worcester Polytechnic Institute; M.Ed., Industrial Education, Fitchburg State College; B.S., Industrial Education, Fitchburg State College; CMfgE.
JOHN P. RUSSO
Associate Professor, Computer Science
M.S., Computer Science, Boston University; M.S., Mathematics, University of Lowell; B.A., Chemistry, St. Anselm College.
JOSEPH F. SANTACROCE
Associate Professor, Electronics
M.S. and B.S., Electrical Engineering, Northeastern University; Registered Professional Engineer; Life Member of IEEE.
JOHN SANZI
Assistant Professor, Construction Management
J.D. and M.B.A., Boston College; MSSEL, Vermont Law School; B.S., Chemistry and Visual Arts, College of the Holy Cross.
JOSEPH A. SCHELLINGS
Associate Professor, Management
J.D., Fordham University School of Law; M.B.A., (Finance), Columbia University Graduate School of Business; B.S. (Economics), Mount Saint Mary’s College.
RALF O. SCHNEIDER
Assistant Professor, Industrial Design
M.Des., Universtiy of Cincinnati; Diplom Produkt Designer, Kunsthochschule, Berlin Weissensee - Hochschule fur Gestaltung.
RICHARD SHURTLEFF
Associate Professor, Sciences
M.S., Physics, University of Massachusetts - Amherst; B.S., Physics, State University of New York at Stony Brook.
GARY M. SIMUNDZA
Professor, Mathematics
M.S., Biophysics, University of Rochester; B.S., Physics, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.
GERGELY SIROKMAN
Assistant Professor, Sciences
Ph.D., Chemistry, Massachusetts Institute of Technology; B.S., Chemistry, Brandeis University.
ELAINE A. SLATER
Associate Professor, Humanities and Social Sciences
M.A., Art History, Tufts University; B.A., Art History, Simmons College.
EMMA SMITH ZBARSKY
Assistant Professor, Mathematics
Ph.D., Mathematics, University of Chicago; M.S., Mathematics, University of Chicago; S.B., Mathematics, M.I.T.; S.B., Physics, M.I.T.
MONICA A. SNOW
Associate Professor, Construction Management
Ph.D., Forestry, U. New Brunswick; M.Eng., Civil, Memorial University, Newfoundland; B.S., Forest Engineering, U. New Brunswick; Registered Professional Engineer; Honorary Research Assistant, University of New Brunswick.
JIAHUI SONG
Professor, Electrical Engineering and Technology
Ph.D., Electrical and Computer Engineering, Old Dominion University; M.S., Engineering, Southeast University (Nanjing); B.S., Engineering, Southeast University (Nanjing).
NADINE STECHER
Assistant Professor, Sciences
Ph.D., Biology, University of Cincinnati; M.S., Biology, University of Rostock; B.S., Biology, University of Rostock.
MARILYN R. STERN
Professor, Humanities and Social Sciences
M.S., Broadcasting and Film, Boston University; B.A., English, Skidmore College; C.A.E.S., English, Boston College.
CINDY P. STEVENS
Associate Professor, Management
Ph.D., Technology Management, Indiana State University; M.A., Technical and Professional Communication, East Carolina University; B.A., English, Hilbert College.
DAVID E. STEVENS
Professor, Mathematics
M.S., Mathematics, Northeastern University; B.S., Mathematics, University of Massachusetts - Amherst; A. Eng., Electronic Engineering Technology, Wentworth Institute.
SEAN STEWART
Department Chair, Interior Design and Assistant Professor, Design & Facilities
M. Arch, San Francisco Institute of Architecture; B. Architecture, Boston Architectural Center; Registered Architect.
AMOS J. ST. GERMAIN
Professor, Humanities and Social Sciences
Ph.D., American Civilization, University of Iowa; M.A., American Studies, Purdue University; B.A., History, Fordham University.
INGRID STRONG
Assistant Professor, Architecture
M. Arch, Harvard University; B.A. Architecture and Music, Bennington College; Registered Architect; LEED Accredited Professional.
E. SCOTT SUMNER
Department Chair and Associate Professor, Construction Management
M.S., Systems Management, University of Southern California; B.S., Geology/Civil Engineering, California State University at Los Angeles; Certified Construction Manager.
DURGA SURESH
Associate Professor, Computer Science
M.S., Computer Science, St. Joseph’s University; B. Engineering (Electronics and Communication), Madras University.
LYNETTE SUSLOWICZ
Assistant Professor, Interior Design
Master of Interior Design, Boston Architectural College; B.S., Fisheries Conservation, University of Massachusetts; NCIDQ Certified.
THOMAS A. TADDEO
Associate Professor, Construction Management
M.S., Civil Engineering, Stanford University; B.S., Civil Engineering, Tufts University.
ILIE TALPASANU
Associate Professor, Mechanical
Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, University of Texas at Arlington; Doctor Engineer, Mechanics and B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Polytechnic University, Bucharest; EIT.
BO TAO
Associate Professor, Mechanical
Ph.D. and M.S., Mechanical Engineering, The Johns Hopkins University; M.S. and B.S. in Aerospace Engineering, Beijing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics.
FREDERICK TRILLING
Associate Professor, Management
J.D., Suffolk University; M.B.A., Suffolk University; B.A., Political Science, Brandeis University.
ROBERT TRUMBOUR
Assistant Professor, Archnitecture
M. Arch., University of Texas at Austin; B.F.A., University of Massachusetts at North Dartmouth.
JOANNE W. TUCK
Professor, Humanities and Social Sciences
M.Ed., Social Education, Boston University; B.A., History, Boston University.
PALOMA VALVERDE
Department Chair and Assistant Professor, Sciences
Ph.D., Chemistry, Biochemistry, University of Murcia, Spain; MS. Chemistry, Biochemistry University of Murcia, Spain; B.S., Chemistry, University of Murcia, Spain.
MICHAEL M. WERNER
Professor, Computer Science
Ph.D., Computer Science, Northeastern University; M.S. Computer Information Systems, Boston University; M.S., Mathematics, University of Illinois, Urbana; B.S., Mathematics, Brooklyn College.
GLENN E. WIGGINS
Dean of the College of Architecture, Design and Construction Management and Professor, Architecture
Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology; S.M. Arch. S., Massachusetts Institute of Technology; B. Arch, Texas Tech University; Registered Architect, NCARB Certification.
SIMON R. WILLIAMSON
Associate Professor, Design & Facilities
M. Des., Royal College of Art, London; B.A. (hons.), Industrial Design, University of Northumbria.
CHARLIE WISEMAN
Assistant Professor, Computer Science
Ph.D., Computer Science, Washington University of St. Louis; M.S., Computer Science, Washington University of St. Louis; B.S., Computer Science, University of Tennessee
HONGSHENG WU
Associate Professor, Computer Science
Ph.D., Biostatistics; M.A., Biostatistics, Boston University; M.S., Computer Science, Ohio University; B.S., Analytical Chemistry, Shandong University, People’s Republic of China.
MIRA YUN
Assistant Professor, Computer Science and Networking
Ph.D., Computer Science, George Washington University; M.S., Telematics Engineering, Pukyung National University; B.S., Telematics Engineering, Pukyung National University.
HASAN ZAMAN
Assistant Professor, Electrical Engineering and Technology
Ph.D., Electrical Engineering, University of Michigan; M.S., Electrical Engineering, University of Michigan; B.S., Electrical & Electronic Engineering, Bangladesh University of Engineering & Technology.
MANSOUR ZENOUZI
Professor, Mechanical Engineering and Technology
Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, Northeastern University; M.S., Mechanical Engineering, Tufts University: B.S., Mechanical Engineering, University of Science and Technology, Tehran, Iran; Registered Professional Engineer.


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