University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown

Staff and Faculty Directory

Faculty

James R Alexander, PhD
Professor of Political Science
814-269-2983
Sami Alshurafa, PhD
Assistant Professor of Civil Engineering
814-269-7251
Jacqueline R Baird, MEd
Mathematics Instructor
814-269-2918
Angela Balog
Assistant Professor of Management
814-269-2971
Sean M. Beck
Assistant Professor of Information Systems
(814) 269-2980
Miron Bekker, PhD
Associate Professor
814-269-2986
Elisabeth T Bell-Loncella, PhD
Associate Professor
814-269-2904
Alvaro A Bernal, PhD
Professor, Foreign Language
814-269-7154
James Bilitski, PhD
Associate Professor
814-269-2926
Ryan G Bird, PhD
Department Chair and Associate Professor of Chemistry
814-269-2903
Luis Bonachea, PhD
Associate Professor
814-269-2907
Amy Bradley
(814) 269-7182
Marissa D Brainard, MS
Biology Instructor
814-269-2954
Amanda Budzina, DNP, RN
Assistant Professor of Nursing
814-269-2113
John J Byrne, PhD
Assistant Professor of Management
814-269-2985
Dawn M Cable
Mathematics Instructor
814-269-2935
Melissa M Casses, Ed.D., CRC, E-RYT
Assistant Professor of Special Education
814-269-7015
Sarah M Chesney, EdD
Assistant Professor, Science Education/STEM Education
814-269-7961
Mark Conlon, PhD
Assistant Professor of Education
814-269-7014
Natalie Conrad Barnyak, DEd
Associate Professor
814-269-7273
Elena Constantin, PhD
Professor
814-269-2937
Chris Cook PhD
Associate Professor of Political Science
814-269-2977
Christopher L Coughenour, PhD
Associate Professor
814-269-2945
Michael W Cox, PhD
Professor of English
814-269-7159
Catherine S Cox, PhD
Professor of English Literature
814-269-7163
Grant Cruse
Asst. Professor of Electrical Engineering
(814) 269-7266
Stephen J Curran, PhD
Professor
814-269-2927
Victoria Czarnek
Mathematics Instructor
814-269-2941
Deepak Dahiya, PhD
Assistant Professor of Computer Science
Christine R Dahlin, PhD
Professor of Biology
814-269-2910
Cristina M DeDiana, MAcc
Assistant Professor of Accounting
814-269-2968
Roelof deVries, MS, PE
Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering
814-269-7336
Mark T DiMauro, PhD
Asst. Professor of Digital Humanities
(814) 269-7146
Dawn Drahnak, DNP, RN, CCNS, CCRN, CHSE
Division of Nursing and Health Sciences
814-269-2045
Saeed M Dubas, PhD
Associate Professor of Mathematics and Electrical Engineering
814-269-7259
Peter J Egler
Head of Owen Library
814-269-7288
Michael N Ferencak, PhD
Associate Professor and Department Chair
814-269-2931
Mallory B Ferguson, DNP, RN, CHSE
Assistant Professor of Nursing
(814) 269-2054
Tracy J Fisanick
814-269-2908
Michael J Fletcher, PhD
Visiting Assistant Professor, Philosophy
814-269-7147
Nina R Girard, EdD
Associate Professor of Mathematics Education
814-269-2934
George "Skip" Glenn
Chair and Assistant Professor Marketing and Entrepreneurship
814-269-2967
Valerie S Grash, PhD
Associate Professor, Fine Art
814-269-7164
Robert Grimminger, PhD
814-269-2018
Marsha Grimminger, PhD
Assistant Professor
814-269-2905
Jill Henning, PhD
Professor of Biology
814-269-7285
Elizabeth M Hoffman
Mathematics Instructor
814-269-2938
Brian L Houston, PE
Associate Professor, Civil Engineering
814-269-7257
Stacey M Hufman, BS, RRT, CPFT
Director of Clinical Education and Assistant Director of Allied Health
(814) 269-2952
Julie Huston, MSN, CNM, CRNP
Visiting Instructor of Nursing
814-269-2052
Ako Inuzuka, PhD
Associate Professor, Communication
814-269-7142
Chandana Jayasooriya, PhD
Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering
814-269-7270
Stephanie T Jimenez, PhD
Psychology Department Chair and Associate Professor of Psychology
814-269-2962
Ola Johansson, PhD
Professor of Geography
814-269-2922
Jeremy C Justus, PhD
Associate Professor, English Literature and Multimedia and Digital Culture
814-269-7214
Guo Kai, PhD
Assistant Professor of Business Economics
814-269-2963
Maddumage Karunaratne, PhD
Professor of Electrical Engineering
814-269-7297
April N Kelley
(814) 269-7290
Beta Keramati
Physics Instructor
814-269-2089
Ryan J Kerrigan, PhD
Department Chair and Associate Professor of Energy & Earth Resources
814-269-2942
Rajendra Khanal, PhD
Assistant Professor
814-269-2021
Stephen T Kilpatrick, PhD
Assistant Vice President for Academic Affairs
814-269-2075
Kurt G Klavuhn, PhD
814-269-7228
Ross Kleinstuber, PhD
Interim Division Chair of Social Sciences
814-269-2979
Tuangtip Klinbubpa-Neff, PhD
Assistant Professor, English Literature
814-269-7238
Donna Kowalczyk, DEd
Assistant Professor
814-269-7012
Tanya Kunberger, Ph.D., P.E.
Associate Professor of Engineering and Computer Science and Division Chair
814.269.7244
David M Kupas
Interim Library Instruction Coordinator
814- 269-1983
Marissa Kathryn Landrigan
Associate Professor, Writing and Multimedia and Digital Culture
814-269-7148
James J Langan
(814) 269-7298
Emily Lasinsky, PhD
Assistant Professor of Psychology
814-269-2920
Douglas A Ledney, EdD
Asst. Professor of Education
814-269-7013
Stephanie Lesosky, MSN, RN, CNL
Assistant Professor of Nursing
814-269-2046
Hui Liu, PhD
Associate Professor of Chemical Engineering
814-269-7246
Paul A Lucas, PhD
Associate Professor, Communication
814-269-7150
Thomas Malosh, PhD
Associate Professor
814-269-2902
Jennifer Manges, MS
Biology Instructor
814-269-7993
Linda L Mantini
Mathematics Instructor
814-269-2916
Sandro Marchegiani, MS
Computer Science Instructor
814-269-2924
Kevin R Martin, PhD
Associate Professor of Physics and Department Chair
814-269-2951
Sofya S Masharipova, PhD
(814) 269-2915
Ahmad Massasati, PhD
Assistant Professor of Geography
814-269-2992
Robert W Matson, PhD
Professor of History
(814) 269-2973
Bethany McConnell, PhD
Assistant Professor
814-269-7107
Maryl R McGinley, PhD
Assistant Professor, Communication
814-269-7204
Ladan Momayez
Asst. Professor of Mechanical Engineering
(814) 268- 7273
Brian Moyer, PhD
814-269-7271
Stanford Mukasa
Professor of Journalism
(814) 269-7140
John W Mullennix, PhD
Professor of Psychology
814-269-7293
Maher M. Murad, Ph.D., P.E.
Professor of Civil Engineering
814.269.7219
Paul Douglas Newman, PhD
Professor of Early American History/Public History
814-285-6331
Diane M Nicodemus, PhD
Associate Professor, Communication
814-269-7162
Manisha Nigam, PhD
Associate Professor
814-269-2017
Dawn O'Roark, MSN, RN, CCRN, CHSE
Assistant Professor of Nursing
814-269-2053
Michaela O'Toole
Assistant Professor of Composition
Susan M Obarsky
Counselor, Health Services
(814) 269-7302
Cynthia Ofori-Boateng
Assistant Professor of Chemical Engineering
Stephan Ohl
814-269-7984
Shannon L. Isovitsch Parks, Ph.D., P.E.
Associate Professor of Civil Engineering
(814)269-7263
Tara M Penrod, BS, RRT
Visiting Instructor of Respiratory Care and Program Director
(814) 269-2960
Barbara Petrosky, PhD
Associate Professor, Foreign Language
814-269-7153
Ann Rea, PhD
Professor of English Literature
814-269-7166
Martin A Rice, PhD
Associate Professor, Philosophy
814-269-7165
Laura Rice
Adjunct Professor of Composition
(814) 269-7145
Laura E Ritchey, PhD
Assistant Professor
814-269-2933
Bruce W Robart, PhD
Associate Professor
814-269-2911
Stacy Roberts
Assistant Professor Marketing
814-269-2996
Andrew T Rose, PhD
Associate Professor, Civil Engineering Department Chair
814-269-7249
Charline Barnes Rowland, EdD
Associate Professor of Education
814-269-7961
Daniel J Santoro, PhD
Associate Professor and Sociology Department Chair
814-269-2976
Mitzy L Schaney, PhD
Assistant Professor and Director of Environmental Studies
814-269-2993
Frederick C Schwerer, PhD
Associate Professor of English
814-269-7138
Jennifer Sherwood
Assistant Professor Accounting
(814) 269-2964
Ramesh Singh, PhD
Assistant Professor
814-269-7269
Jem Spectar, PhD
University President
814-269-2090
Steven E Stern, PhD
Chair, Division of Natural Sciences and Professor of Psychology
814-269-2901
Michael Stoneham
Chair of Humanities and Associate Professor, English Literature
814-269-7137
Travis Stouffer
Chair, Department of Information Systems
(814) 269-2965
John G Teacher
Assistant Professor, Theatre Arts
814-269-7230
John W Thompson, PhD
Associate Professor
814-269-2043
Anita Thompson, MA
Mathematics Instructor
814-269-2928
Matthew P Tracey, PhD
814-269-7183
Amy Wadsworth, DNP, RN
Assistant Professor of Nursing
814-269-2076
Allan M Walstad, PhD
Emeritus Professor
Sharon L Walstad (Bertsch), PhD
Professor of Psychology
814-269-2953
Jeffrey L Webb, MM
Associate Professor, Music
814-269-7155
Rebecca Webb, PhD
Biology Department Chair and Associate Professor of Biology
814-269-2913
Patty J Wharton-Michael, PhD
Associate Professor, Communication
814-269-7983
Timothy R Whisler, PhD
Interim Division Chair of Business & Enterprise
814-269-2996
Susan M Wieczorek, PhD
Associate Professor, Communication
814-269-7158
Laura M Wieserman, PhD
Assistant Professor of Electric Engineering
814-269-7250
Joseph J Wilson, MS
Mathematics Instructor
814-269-2929
Veronica A Wilson, PhD
(814) 269-2961
Elaine M Wilson, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
(814) 269-7058
Daniel L Winterscheidt
Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering
814-269-7250
Raymond B Wrabley, PhD
Vice President for Academic Affairs
814-269-2947
Fred Yang
Assistant Professor of Finance
Deborah Smiach Zakrzwski, CPA, CGFM
Associate Professor of Accounting
814-269-2969
Kimberly A Ziance, MEd
Biology Instructor
814-269-2917
Misha Zorich
MSW Program Coordinator
814- 269-7070 office, 770-778-0398 cell

Staff

Nicole L (Cognigni) Pecora
Head Coach, Women's Softball
814-269-7028
Vito F Addalli
Head Coach, Women's Soccer
814-269-7174
Karen M Barrick
Housing Coordinator
814- 269-7193
Kara E Bernard
Administrative Assistant, Natural Sciences
(814) 269-2900
Nadia Eva Bernardy
Administrative Assistant, Social Science Division
(814)269-2990
Susanne Bodenschatz
(814) 269-2995
Margaretta E Borodach
Administrative Assistant for the Education Division and Master of Social Work Program
(814) 269-7008
Thomas F Brubaker
(814) 269-7235
Amy Buxbaum
(814) 269-7991
Christopher A Caputo
Sports Information Director
814-269-2031
Kathleen Clawson
Director of Conferences & Events
(814) 269-1904
Karen L Clites
Division Administrative Assistant and Teacher Certification Officer
814-269-7010
Brian Colbert
(814) 269-7005
Francine Cooper
(814) 269-2080
Susan Devan
(814) 269-7020
Kelly Devett
Assistant Director of Residence Life
(814) 269-7106
Kimberly A Douglas
Director Academic Success Center
(814) 269-7122
Michael E Drahos
(814) 269-7173
Laryssa Ann Duncan
Administrative Assistant, Humanities Division
(814) 269-7140
Daniel W Dunn
(814) 269-7004
Wanda J Dwire
(814) 269-7020
Eric J Elias
814-269-2000
David L Finney
(814) 269-7129
Reginald C Floyd
814-269-7005
Aquila M Fox
Abby L Gearhart
Assistant Athletic Director
814-269-7011
Janie Grela, M. Ed.
Director of Grants
814 269-2082
Patrick G Grubbs
814-269-2000
Heather Bloom Hall
Director, Campus Activities and Engagement
814-269-7065
Courtney M Hamula
814-269-7005
Matthew J Harr
(814) 269-7020
Sarah Harris
(814) 269-7300
Brett Haselrig
Director of Admissions
814-269-7076
Heidi M Hasse
Student Accounts Specialist
814-269-7037
Theresa Marie Hochfeld
Administrative Assistant, Admissions Welcome Center
7050
Joni D Hoffman
Events Manager
814-269-1994
Emily A Hoffman
(814) 269-7041
Gary M Hohman
(814) 269-7096
Lisa A Hunter
Registrar
814-269-7060
Jacqueline M Ivock
Coordinator of Operations
814-269-7130
David G Janusek
Assistant Director of Alumni Engagement and Giving
Dwight L Keim
(814) 269-7276
Michael Kemock
(814) 269-7020
Ashlee Marie Kerekes
Student Accounts Specialist
814-269-7036
Eric Kinsey
Men's Soccer Coach
814-269-2034
Jennifer S Kist
(814) 269-7049
Emily J Kist
814-269-7119
Karla M Kitner
(814) 269-7029
Bob Knipple
Executive Director of Housing & Dining Services
814-269-7072
Jennifer M Kohler
Athletics
814-269-2000
Tamy A Kokel
(814) 269-7046
Jeanine M Lawn
814-269-7045
David Layman
814-269-7065
Tabitha A Leary
(814) 269-7260
Andrea Leibfreid
Administrative Assistant, Assistant Vice President of Academic Affairs
814-269-2077
Alyssa R Locke
Digital Media and Marketing Specialist
814-269-7157
Justin D Locke
Director of Enrollment Operations and Analytics
Kimberly M Mabon
Programmer/Analyst
814-269-7020
Jessica Lynn Marines
Administrative Assistant, Business & Enterprise
(814) 269-2996
Regina Matthews
Clinical Nurse Coordinator
(814) 269-7110
Richard R May
Athletics
814-269-2024
Suzanne McIntosh
(814) 269-7073
Dawn Miller (Beam)
Administrative Assistant, Academic Affairs
(814) 269-2078
Amanda F Milne
Human Resources Specialist
(814) 269-7195
Brian L Moore
(814) 269-7020
Joseph N Moxim
(814) 269-7197
Conor Mulcahy, PhD
814-269-7110
Edward A Ostrowski
(814) 269-7005
Susan Palov
(814) 269-2090
Kathleen A Patterson
(814) 269-7030
Pasquale Pecora
Athletic Director
814-269-2004
Shelley Peruso
(814) 269-7124
Syd Kathryn Petro
Admissions Counselor and Recruitment Specialist
814-269-7079
Christian J Phillips
(814) 269-7020
Sherri L Rae
Community Relations and Engagement/Title IX Liaison
814-269-7113
Brandon Rager
Director of Career and Professional Development Center
814-269-7188
Amanda A Reed
(814) 269-2072
Tyler A Reinhart
814-269-2000
Ryan Repak
(814) 269-7005
Thomas M Rizzo
814-269-7065
George Roberts
Buddy Roth
Events Manager
(814) 269-2074
Robert Rukavina
(814) 269-2005
Abigail B Schauf
Campus Activities and Engagement Coordinator
814.269.7059
J Jeffrey Sernell, PhD
(814) 269-7020
Todd Shaffer
(814) 269-7133
Angelica Shoemaker
Academic and Career Counselor
814-269-1987
Kimberly D Shook
(814) 269-1962
Julie Showalter
Assistant Director of Facilities Management
814-269-7264
Lori Singer
Director of Philanthropy and Major Gifts Officer
(814) 269-2092
Gerald F Smith
814-269-7005
Daniel R Smith
(814) 269-7276
Janice A Snyder
(814) 269-2960
Gerald J Stofko
814-269-7005
Christian J Stumpf
Vice President, Student Affairs
814-269-2020
Rachel Thomas-Kimmel
Academic Counselor
(814) 269-2059
Gina Thompson
Division Administrative Assistant
814.269.7250
Elissa Till
(814) 269-2024
Joni L Trovato
(814) 269-7045
Nancy Turner
814-269-7276
Matthew D Updyke
(814) 269-7005
Laurie Voelker
(814) 269-7289
Joshua D Vranich
814-269-7005
William H Walter
Information Tech Program Supervisor
(814) 269-7020
Todd W Williams
Head Baseball Coach
(814) 269-7170
Daniel W Woods
814-269-7005
Loretta Zerby
(814) 269-7031
John G Ziats
(814) 269-7186

Adjunct Faculty

Holly Acker
Adjunct Instructor of Composition
(814) 269-7140
Carmen M Ayers
(814) 269-2995
John Bagnato
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Music, Director of the Jazz Ensemble
(814) 269-7140
Raphael M Baloglou
(814) 269-2990
Shad D Benton
(814) 269-2000
Mike Bodolosky
Adjunct Instructor of Music
Brian P Burke, PhD
Adjunct Assistant Professor, English Composition
Josh Calandrella
Adjunct Instructor of Composition
(814) 269-7140
Cynthia A Camaione
814-269-2996
Justin M Carbonara
814-269-2996
Corey M Christman
814-269-2996
Meghan M Craig
814-269-2960
Emily L Crowell
814-269-2960
Maria H Curlej
814-269-2995
Mitchell Custer
Adjunct Professor, Music and Director of the UPJ Band
(814) 269-7140
John M Dayton
814-269-2990
Jacob J Dininny
814-269-2960
Deborah P Donahue
814-269-7010
Johnna Donaldson
814-269-2995
Francine Endler
814-269-7002
Kathleen J Fedorko
814-269-2960
Leah A Fetsko
814-269-2908
George Gvozdich, PhD
Adjunct Professor
814-269-2996
FJ Hartland
Adjunct Instructor, Theatre
(814) 269-7232
Lani J Hepner
814-269-2960
Bradley E Holuta
814-269-2960
Daniel Hutton
Adjunct Professor of Music
(814) 269-7140
Evan Johnson
Adjunct Professor Marketing
(814) 269-2996
Roger N Kerekes
Adjunct Instructor, Journalism
814-269-7278
Wendy L Klett
814-269-2960
Robert Lamkin
Assistant Instructor
Albert Lee
Adjunct Professor
814-269-2980
Stephen R Lindberg
Adjunct Instructor
814-269-2944
Nancy Love, PhD
Nursing Pharmacology & Therapeutics Instructor
814-269-2995
Grace Markum
Adjunct Professor Marketing
814-269-2996
Lisa M Mayancsik
814-269-2960
Abbey McCann
814-269-7140
Christine A Menna
814-269-2996
Amy L Miller
Adjunct Instructor
814-269-7258
Amy M Morrison
814-269-2919
Bradley J Mostoller
Adjunct Professor Information Systems
814-269-2996
Vishnu "Lucky" Pamula
Adjunct Professor Information Systems
Paulette P Parlock
Adjunct Instructor, Foreign Language
814-269-7982
Jessica F Paskowski
814-269-2990
David Petrosky, PhD
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Foreign Language
814-269-7153
Daniel Pintos
Adjunct Instructor of Composition
(814) 269-7140
Kim R Rauch
Adjunct Instructor, Music
(814) 269-7145
Andrea M Roberts
814-269-7010
Matt Sernell
Instructor, Business Department
296-2994
Rachel M Sernell
814-269-7010
Kelli R Slonka
814-269-2960
Bethany Thomas
Adjunct Instructor, Theatre
(814) 269-7232
Anita Thompson, MA
Mathematics Instructor
814-269-2928
Reine L Turcato, PhD
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Foreign Language
814-269-7176
Lisa Ursino
814-269-2000
Rex Van Ashbrook
Adjunct Professor Entrepreneurship
Michael J Vuckovich
814-269-7002
Julie E Wagner
814-269-2975
William Wandersee
Adjunct Instructor of Writing and Journalism
(814) 269-7140
Keli Williams, M.Ed.
814-269-7002
Sharon Wissinger
814-269-2000
Laura Yevchak
Adjunct Instructor of Composition
(814) 269-7140