Academic Departments and Chairs

Accountancy

Marc A. Rubin (1990)

B.S., Miami, 1975; M.A.S., Illinois, 1977; Ph.D., Texas, 1985.

Aerospace Studies

William B. Hamant, Lt. Colonel, USAF (2010)

B.S., Carnegie Mellon, 1990; M.S. Mercer, 1995.

Anthropology

Mark Peterson (2003)

B.A., University of California-Los Angeles, 1984; M.A., Catholic University of America, 1989; Ph.D., Brown University 1996.

Architecture and Interior Design

John Weigand (1981)

B.E.D., Miami, 1977; M.Arch., Illinois (Urbana-Champaign), 1979.

Art

Margaret Faimon (1991)

B.F.A., Indiana University, 1987; M.F.A., Yale University, 1989.

Biology

Douglas B. Meikle (1989)

B.A., Ohio Wesleyan, 1973; M.A., DePauw, 1975; Ph.D., Bowling Green State, 1980.

Business Technology

Theodore B. Light (2003)

B.B.A., Cincinnati, 1974; M.B.A., 1975; Ph.D., 1993.

Chemical and Paper Engineering

Shashi Lalvani (2003)

B. Tech., Indian Institute of Technology, 1976; M.S., New Hampshire, 1979; Ph.D., Connecticut, 1982.

Chemistry and Biochemistry

Michael Crowder (1995)

B.S., College of William & Mary, 1988; Ph.D., University of Virginia,

1993.

Classics

Steven Tuck (2001)

B.A., Indiana University, 1986; Ph.D., University of Michigan, 1997..

Communication

Richard Campbell (2004)

B.A., Marquette, 1971; M.A., Wisconsin-Milwaukee, 1980; Ph.D., Northwestern, 1986.

Comparative Religion

TBA.

Computer and Information Technology

Catherine Bishop-Clark (1989)

B.S., Dayton, 1986; M.S., Cincinnati, 1989; Ed.D., 1994.

Computer Science and Software Engineering

James Kiper (1986)

B.A., Olivet Nazarene College, 1975; M.S., Ohio State, 1978; Ph.D. 1985.

Economics

George K. Davis (1985)

B.S., Southern Methodist, 1977; M.A., 1980; Ph.D., 1984.

Educational Leadership

Kathleen knight Abowitz (1995)

B.A. Randolph Macon College, 1986; M.Ed., University of Vermont, 1989; Ph.D., University of Virginia, 1996.

Educational Psychology

G. Susan Mosley-Howard (1983)

B.A., University of Michigan, 1977; M.A., 1979; Ph.D., Michigan State University, 1984.

Electrical and Computer Engineering

Qihou Zhou (2002) (Interim)

B.S., Harbin Institute of Technology (China), 1982; M.S., Pennsylvania State University, 1991; M.A., Pennsylvania State University, 1991; Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University, 1991.

Engineering Technology

Ayodele Abatan (2006)

B.S., Ahmadu Bello University (Nigeria), 1971; M.S., Illinois, 1973; Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic, 1976.

English

LuMing Mao (1991).

B.A., East China Normal University (China), 1982; M.A, University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, 1989; Ph.D., University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, 1989; Ph.D., University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, 1991.

Family Studies and Social Work

Gary W. Peterson (2003)

B.S., Nebraska (Lincoln), 1970; M.S., 1971; Ph.D. Brigham Young, 1978.

Finance

Steve B. Wyatt (2006)

B.A., Alaska (Anchorage), 1975; Ph.D., Texas (Dallas), 1980.

French and Italian

Jonathan A. Strauss (1992)

B.A., Yale, 1982; M.A., New York, 1985; M.Phil., Yale, 1989; Ph.D., 1993.

Geography

Bruce D'Arcus (2001)

B.A., University of California-Los Angeles, 1994; M.A., University of Colorado, 1997; Ph.D., Syracuse University, 2001.

Geology & Environmental Earth Science

William K. Hart (1984)

B.A., Franklin and Marshall, 1977; M.S., Case Western Reserve, 1981; Ph.D., 1982.

German, Russian, and East Asian Languages

Margaret Ziolkowski (1988)

B.A., Princeton, 1973; M.A., Yale, 1976; Ph.D., 1978.

History

Charlotte Goldy (1984) (Interim)

Associate Professor, History

B.A., SUNY- Binghamton, 1971; M.A, SUNY- Binghamton, 1973; Ph.D., SUNY- Binghamton, 1978.

Information Systems & Analytics

John Benamati (1997)

B.S., Indiana University of Pennsylvania, 1984; M.S., Marist College, 1987; Ph.D., Kentucky, 1997.

Kinesiology and Health

Helaine Alessio (1987)

B.S., Rutgers, 1981; M.S., Ithaca College, 1983; Ed.D., Maryland, 1986.

Management

Byron Finch (1987)

B.S., Iowa State, 1978; M.S., 1980; Ph.D., Georgia, 1986.

Marketing

Robert F. Dahlstrom (2011)

B.S., B.A., Xavier, 1980; Ph.D., Cincinnati, 1990.

Mathematics

Patrick Dowling (1989)

B.S., University College (Dublin), 1979; M.S., 1980; Ph.D., Kent State, 1986.

Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering

Timothy Cameron (2010)

B.S., Cornell, 1981; M.Eng., Carnegie Mellon, 1985; Ph.D., 1988.

Microbiology

Luis Actis (1994)

M.S., Universidad de Cordoba (Spain), 1975; Ph.D., 1982.

Music

Bruce Murray (2012)

B.A., Carnegie Mellon, 1997; M.Mus., Yale University, 1980; Ph.D., 1985.

Naval Science

Patrick Malay, Colonel (USMC) (2011)

B.A., SUNY-Buffalo, 1984; M.S., Syracuse, 1996; M.S. U.S. War College, 2007.

Nursing

Paulette Worcester (1995)

B.S.N., DePauw, 1977; M.A., Ball State, 1984; D.N.S., Indiana, 1993.

Philosophy

Emily Zakin (1995)

B.A., Haverford College, 1988; M.A., SUNY-Stony Brook, 1993; Ph.D., 1997.

Physics

Herbert Jaeger (1992)

M.S., Fachhochschule Dieburg (Germany), 1977; M.S., Oregon State University, 1984; Ph.D., Oregon State University, 1987.

Political Science

Patrick Haney (1992) (Interim)

B.A., Ohio State University, 1988; Ph.D., Indiana University, 1992.

Psychology

Leonard Mark (1983)

B.A., Clark, 1974; M.A., Connecticut, 1977; Ph.D., 1979.

Sociology and Gerontology

Jean Lynch (1988)

B.A., Rhode Island, 1970; M.A., 1982; Ph.D., Brown, 1988.

Spanish and Portuguese

Ann Jarrett Bromberg (2001)

B.A., University of Colorado-Denver, 1984; M.F.A., University of Kansas, 1989; Ph.D. University of Texas, 1997.

Speech Pathology and Audiology

Susan Brehm (2003)

B.S., Miami University 1997; M.A., Miami University, 1999; Ph.D., University of Florida, 2003.

Statistics

A. John Bailer (1988)

B.S., Miami, 1982; M.A., North Carolina-Chapel Hill, 1984; Ph.D., 1986.

Teacher Education

Sally Lloyd (1990) (Co-Interim)

Professor of Educational Leadership & Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies, Educational Leadership

B.S., Creighton University, 1976; M.S., Texas Tech University, 1979; Ph.D., Oregon State University, 1982.

Teacher Education

Paula Saine (1999) (Co-Interim)

Associate Professor, Teacher Education

B.A., McNeese State University, 1981; M.A, Florida A&M University, 1996; Ph.D., Washington State University, 1999.

Theatre

Elizabeth Reitz Mullenix (2006)

B.A., Vermont, 1987; M.A., Illinois, 1991; Ph.D., 1995.

For a list of current faculty, please visit the following website:
http://www.units.miamioh.edu/academicpersonnel

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