Faculty - School of Nursing and Health Sciences

Nadine Cozzo Englert, Ph.D., M.S.N., R.N.

Interim Dean
School of Nursing and Health Sciences

Nadine Cozzo Englert joined the School of Nursing and Health Sciences in 2006 and was named associate dean in 2015.

Ph.D. in Social and Comparative Analysis in Education, University of Pittsburgh
M.S.N. in Nursing Education, University of Pittsburgh
B.S.N., Florida Atlantic University

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Department Heads

donne, vicki
Vicki J. Donne, D.Ed

Professor of Education
Special education, reading instruction for deaf students, assistive technology

 
McDermott, Donna
Donna McDermott, PhD, RN, CHSE

Assistant Professor of Nursing
Specialties: Nursing education, simulation, prebriefing

 
Samantha J. Monda, Ph.D.
Samantha J. Monda, Ph.D.

Interim Department Head, Psychology
Associate Professor of Psychology
Sport and exercise psychology, counseling, student-athlete development

 
Wentling II, William
William Wentling II, DSc, MS, RT(R)(N), CNMT

Assistant Professor of Nuclear Medicine Technology
Specialties: Radiologic technology, nuclear medicine, radiopharmacy

 

School Faculty

Bernadowski, Carianne
Carianne Bernadowski, Ph.D.

Professor of Education
Qualitative research, bibliotherapy, early literacy

Bernauer, James A.
James A. Bernauer, Ed.D.

Professor of Education
Qualitative methodology, quantitative methodology, learning theories

Bires, Angela
Angela Bires, EdD, MPM, RT(N), CNMT, FSNNM-TS

Professor of Nuclear Medicine Technology
Nuclear medicine technology, curriculum development, student counseling

Davidson, Lynda J.
Lynda J. Davidson, PhD, RN

Professor of Nursing
Program evaluation, nursing education, technology in teaching

Devereaux, Terri L.
Terri L. Devereaux, PhD, MPM, FNP-BC

Associate Professor of Nursing
Rural and underserved health, health center design and operations, collaborative communication

Foreman, Stephen
Stephen Foreman, PhD, JD, MPA

Associate Professor of Nursing
Healthcare markets, nursing regulation, income inequality and health

Frndak, Diane
Diane Frndak, PhD, MBA

Assistant Professor of Health Services Administration
Leadership, quality and patient safety, process improvement

fuller, richard
Richard G. Fuller, D.Ed.

Professor of Education
Specialties: Distance education, technology in education, instructional design and leadership

Golmic, Bruce A.
Bruce A. Golmic, D.Ed.

Associate Professor of Education
Educational leadership and supervision, special education, interview preparation

Guimond, Betsy
Betsy Guimond, PhD, WHNP-BC

Assistant Professor of Nursing
Women's health, program evaluation, simulation

Hampe, Holly
Holly Hampe, DSc, MHA, MRM, RN

Assistant Professor of Health Services Administration
Leadership, patient safety and quality improvement, online synchronous simulation

Hansen, Mary A.
Mary A. Hansen, Ph.D.

Professor of Education
Educational measurement, assessment, quantitative research design

Harrington, Jillian
Jillian Harrington, EdD, CCS, CCS-P, CPC, CPC-P, CPC-I, CEMC, MHP

Assistant Professor of Health Services Administration
Healthcare compliance, revenue cycle and reimbursement, health policy and wellness

Haser, Shelly M.
Shelly M. Haser, Ph.D.

Professor of Education
Student teaching and field experience, teacher education administration, educational leadership

Hellier, Susan
Susan Hellier, PhD, DNP, FNP-BC, CNE

Professor of Nursing
Women's health, evidence-based practice, nursing education

Holdan, E. Gregory
E. Gregory Holdan, Ph.D.

Professor of Mathematics and Education
Mathematics education, reflection, learning and teaching style

Kameg, Kirstyn
Kirstyn Kameg, DNP, PMHNP-BC

University Professor of Nursing
Psychiatric nursing, simulation, interprofessional education

Kamerer, Jessie
Jessie Kamerer, EdD, MSN, RNC-NIC, CHSE

Assistant Professor of Nursing
Nursing education, technology and simulation, faculty development

Kardong-Edgren, Suzan E.
Suzan E. Kardong-Edgren, PhD, RN, ANEF, CHSE, FAAN, FSSH

Professor of Nursing
Simulation, leadership, nursing education

Kaufmann, Judith
Judith Kaufmann, DrPH, CRNP, FNP-BC

Associate Professor of Nursing
Primary care, NP education, public health

Kunka, Beatrice A.
Beatrice A. Kunka, Ed.D.

Professor of Education
Assessment in higher education, K-8 science and math education, science for ESL

Lin, Fan-Yu
Fan-Yu Lin, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Education
Precision teaching, behavior analysis, early childhood special education

Locasto, Lisa W.
Lisa W. Locasto, DNP, RN, CNS

Assistant Professor of Nursing

Mason, Donna
Donna Mason, MS, CNMT, NMTCB(RS), RT(N)

Assistant Professor Nuclear Medicine Technology
Positron emission tomography, radiation safety, imaging

Ott, Joyce
Joyce Ott, DNP,CNS,RN-BC

Assistant Professor of Nursing
Psychiatric nursing, nursing education, faith community nursing

Pandit, Neha I.
Neha I. Pandit, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Psychology
Family counseling, psychopathology, psychological assessment

Parker, Susan W.
Susan W. Parker, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Education
Early childhood education, social issues related to children with disabilities

Paul, Stephen T.
Stephen T. Paul, Ph.D.

Professor of Psychology
Sensation and perception, cognition, research methods

Pyo, Katrina
Katrina Pyo, PhD, RN, CCRN

Associate Professor of Nursing
Medical, surgical, and critical care nursing; policy development

Ramponi, Denise
Denise Ramponi, DNP, FNP-C, ENP-BC, FAANP, FAEN

Associate Professor of Nursing
Emergency, simulation, leadership

Rateau, Margaret
Margaret Rateau, PhD, RN, CNE

Assistant Professor of Nursing
Nursing education, creative teaching strategies, disaster relief nursing

Richardson, Luann
Luann Richardson, PhD, DNP, FNP, PMHNP, FAANP

Associate Professor of Nursing
Psychiatric nursing, advanced practice issues, integrated practice

Ross, Carl
Carl Ross, PhD, FNP-BC, CNE, FAANP, CRNP

University Professor of Nursing

Sarasnick, Janice
Janice Sarasnick, PhD, MSN, RN, CHSE, CHSOS

Assistant Professor of Nursing
Nursing education, simulation, emergency/pediatric nursing

semich, george
George W. Semich, Ed.D.

University Professor of Education
Technology integration, leadership, online learning

Szpak, Janene
Janene Szpak, DNP, RN, CRNP, PMHNP-BC

Associate Professor of Nursing
Psychiatric nursing, nursing education, simulation

Taylor, Nathan N.
Nathan N. Taylor, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Education
Multicultural education, social studies education, gender and sexuality studies

Tomei, Lawrence A.
Lawrence A. Tomei, Ed.D.

Professor of Education
Educational psychology, instructional and educational technology

Wheeler, David A.
David A. Wheeler, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Psychology
Industrial-organizational psychology, adjustment, physiological psychology

Zeanchock, John A.
John A. Zeanchock, Ed.D.

Associate Professor of Education and Computer and Information Systems
Online learning, educational technology, curriculum and instructional design

Zhang, Ying
Ying Zhang, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Education
English language learners, English language development, educational linguistics

Zyhier, Shamika
Shamika Zyhier, PhD, MSN, RN

Assistant Professor of Nursing
Medical and surgical, cardiothoracic post-surgical care, nursing education