Media Guide | Albright College

Media Guide

Founded in 1856, Albright College is a nationally recognized, independent, four-year liberal arts college with an interdisciplinary focus and pre-professional programs located in Reading, Pennsylvania. Albright’s tradition of excellence in the liberal arts and pre-professional programs is rooted in the excellence of its faculty and staff. We are pleased to offer their expertise as a resource to the media and we invite you to call on them.

Inside you will find an alphabetical index of topics as well as an alphabetical listing of experts, and we welcome requests on other topics as well.

If you need assistance contacting the people listed in this directory, or to locate experts on other topics, please call the College Relations Office at 610-921-7526.

College Relations & Marketing
Albright College
13th & Bern Streets
P.O. Box 15234
Reading, PA 19612-5234

Index by Speaker

Index by Topic

Index by Speaker

Carla J. Abodalo, M.S.
Coordinator of Crime & Justice/Instructor, Sociology
Topics: Terrorism, domestic violence, Islam, Middle East, organized crime, serial murder

Gary L. Adlestein, M.A.
Associate Professor of English/Art/Film, winner of the Director’s Choice Award for the 2007 Black Maria Film and Video Festival for the film Gaudi
Topics: Experimental media, film and video: history, theory and production

Hilary Aquino, Ph.D
Assistant Professor of History, Accelerated Degree Programs
Topics: U.S. women, medicine/health and ethnicity, public health

Michael Armato, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Political Science
Topics: Urban politics; civic engagement; legislatures; state and local politics (particularly PA, NY and WI); American politics (generally), including campaigns and elections; voter disenfranchisement; federalism; the presidency; Congress; public opinion; American political parties, U.S. public policy; British politics

Wendy Jo Bartkus, M.S.
Psychology Program Coordinator, Accelerated Degree Program
Topics: Addictions counseling, adult college student anxiety, domestic violence, eating disorders, time management (for students)

Jon E. Bekken, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Communications
Topics: History of journalism, history of newsboys, labor movement in communications, retail book industry

Bryce Brylawski, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Biology
Topics: Fish and fisheries, aquatic invertebrates, nutrition and toxicology

Charles M. Brown, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Sociology
Topics: Christian popular culture (especially the creation, production and distribution of contemporary Christian music, books, videos, gifts, etc.), religion and popular culture, urban legends

Brian Buerke, Ph.D.
Chair/Associate Professor of Physics
Topics: Atomic Molecular Optical physics, atomic ionization, game theory, high-intensity lasers, astronomy education

Doreen Burdalski, M.B.A.
Chair/Assistant Professor of Fashion Merchandising
Topics: Retailing; fashion; merchandise buying, planning, management; visual merchandising; space management; point-of-sale marketing; planograms; floor plans; product development; retailing strategies, operations, mathematics; private label products; retail pricing

Alison Burke
Director of the Schumo Center for Fitness and Well-Being
Topics: Fitness (general), exercise trends on college campuses, exercise and stress management, Pilates, yoga, Zumba, wellness programming (especially for 65+)

Alberto J. Cacicedo, Ph.D.
Chair/Professor of English
Topics: Early modern culture in England (including drama, verse, history, religion and marriage practices), Milton, Shakespeare

Karen A. Campbell, Ph.D.
Professor and P. Kenneth Nase, M.D., Pre-Med Advisor
Topics: Bat ecology (natural history, benefits, interaction with people, common misperceptions), human physiology

Christopher Catone, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Mathematics
Topics: Differential geometry and mathematics in general

Justin Couchman, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Psychology
Topics: Metacognition, animal cognition, human-animal interaction

Guillaume de Syon, Ph.D.
Professor of History, author of Zeppelins! Germany and the Airship, 1900-1939
Topics: Albert Einstein; car culture: the automobile’s arrival as seen in early postcards; The Concorde; history of aviation technology; The Holocaust; Modern Europe (France/Germany/Switzerland); Space Program: do we really need one?; Wright brothers: why they made a difference; zeppelins

Carlos Dimas, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of History and Latin American Studies
Topics: Argentina; Latin America (broadly); disease, public health and environmental issues in Latin America

Keith Feigenson, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Psychology
Topics: Perceptual and cognitive organization, inflammation, schizophrenia

Matt Fotis, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Theatre
Topics: Improvisational theatre, comedy, pop culture, political theatre, creativity

Victor J. Forte, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Religious Studies
Topics: Eastern religions, environmental compliance

Matthew M. Garrison, M.F.A.
Associate Professor of Digital Media, sculptor/combined media artist who exhibits internationally
Topics: Digital media (as it relates to art, design and entertainment media), visual arts

Teresa Gilliams, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of English
Topics: African-American literature, African-American women writers, Black History Month, hip-hop, literacy in the African-American community

Marsha B. Green, Ph.D.
Chair/Professor of Psychology
Topics: Humpback whales, ocean noise pollution

Richard Hamwi, M.F.A., Ph.D.
Chair/Associate Professor of Art, artist in watercolor and ink, has work in permanent collections in the National Museum of American Art at the Smithsonian Institution and the Italian Permanent Mission to the United Nations
Topics: Art education, watercolor painting, the value of art in education, the history of watercolor painting

Bridget Hearon, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Psychology
Topics: Overeating, eating disorders, exercise behavior; mood and anxiety disorders; addiction

Julia F. Heberle, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Psychology
Topics: Child Development: language, cognitive and social development

Adam Hersperger, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Biology
Topics: Infectious diseases, immune system, viruses, microbiology

Sheila M. Hogue ’03
Assistant to the Vice President for Enrollment Management and Dean of Admission
Topic: Raising a child with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

Susan M. Hughes, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Psychology
Topics: Evolutionary psychology, kissing, mate selection and attraction, voice attractiveness, hormonal influences on behavior, facial symmetry and sexual preference

John Incledon, Ph.D.
Professor of Spanish
Topics: Latin American literature, the Holocaust

Beth Kiester, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Sociology
Topics: Gender and family issues, work family conflict issues, wage gaps, motherhood penalties

Jennifer L. Koosed, Ph.D.
Chair/Professor of Religious Studies
Topics: Hebrew Bible, New Testament, women in Ancient Israel, Early Christianity, monsters in the Bible, representations of Jesus in literature and film, Judaism.

Irene Langran, Ph.D.
Chair/Associate Professor of Political Science
Topics: International development, global poverty, global health, international women’s issues, human rights, Cambodia, Philippines, Democratization

Katherine Lehman, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Communications
Topics: Television (nostalgia, identity, pop culture, media studies), reality television, representation of women in mass media, GLBTQ Studies

Roberto Mandanici, M.B.A.
Assistant Professor of Accounting
Topics: Personal finance, real estate investment, corporate audits

Julia Matthews, Ph.D.
Chair/Associate Professor of Theatre/Theatre Director
Topics: Early music performance in theatre, Shakespeare, Renaissance theatre, theatre in higher education

Stephen G. Mech, Ph.D.
Chair/Professor of Biology
Topics: Avian flu, birds, lanscape econology, population genetics, evolution, mammalogy

Samira Mehta, Ph.D.
Assitant Professor of Religion
Topics: Religion and the American family

Lawrence P. Morris, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of English
Topics: Medieval Irish history and literature, medieval English literature, modern Irish language, history of the English language

Adam Owenz, M.B.A.
Visiting Assistant Professor of Marketing
Topics: Marketing, management/leadership, organizational communications

Suzanne Palmer, J.D.
Assistant Professor of Economics and Business
Topics: Business/corporate/nonprofit, self regulation, intellectual property, gift cards, textbook market

Shreeyash Palshikar, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of World History
Topics: South East Asia; India; history of magic

John R. Pankratz, Ph.D.
Professor of History
Topics: American history, ecological history, family history, food and foodways in America, portrait photography

Newton A. Perrin, Ph.D.
Professor of German and Art History
Topics: Art history from 1700 to present; German literature; Nazi Germany; The German Weimar Republic; Totalitarianism and art; Marcel Proust, the world and work; Thomas Mann; Franz Kafka; political correctness in the academy; problems of literary culture in a visually-oriented culture; topics in European history; film culture; history of photography

Lindsay Phillips, Psy.D.
Assistant Professor of Psychology
Topics: Mental health and addiction, homelessness (general, treatments, veterans), reentry from prison to society, prison recidivism

Jayanthi Rajan, M.B.A
Instructor of Economics and Business
Topics: General marketing, international marketing, consumer behavior, marketing communications (brand image, advertising, event sponsorships, sales promotion)

Kennon J. Rice, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Sociology and Criminology
Topics: Race and gender inequality, relationship of crime and delinquency to neighborhood and city characteristics

Bonnie Rohde, M.B.A
Instructor, economics and business
Topics: Entrepeneurship, social media use in business, information systems in business, business analytics

Farhad Saboori, Ph.D.
Professor of Economics
Topics: Macroeconomic issues (inflation, unemployment, fiscal and monetary issues), international trade, statistics: forecasting

Andrew Samuelsen, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Biology
Topics: Cell Biology, Plant Genetic Engineering

Robert P. Seesengood, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Religious Studies/Chair of Classical Languages
Topics: The Bible (pop culture, in television and movies)

Gwendolyn Seidman, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Psychology
Topics: Psychology of interpersonal relationships, psychology of the Internet, research methods, statistics in psychology

Carrie Skulley, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Polticial Science
Topics: How traditionally marginalized groups receive representation in government; women in Congress

Matthew Sonntag, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Topics: Raman spectroscopy, scanning probe microscopy, single molecule detection, ceramic materials, nanochemistry/nanotechnology

Doug Stenberg, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Education
Topics: Shakespeare (King Lear and Macbeth especially), Chekhov, Film, Russia, Secondary School Teaching

Jerry Tartaglia
Lecturer in English/Communications/Digital Media, Filmmaker
Topics: Cinema (lesbian and gay cinema, experimental cinema); queer studies (not same-gender marriage issues); art and writing about lesbian, gay, bi-sexual, transgender culture; Dystopian film and literature; film preservation; digital technology and film; communications (media and new technology)

Barton A. Thompson, Ph.D.
Chair of Sociology/Associate Professor of Anthropology, Director of Johnson Center for Cultural Ecology and Director of Environmental Studies Program
Topics: Human nature in areas pertaining to crime, sex, war, politics and religion; humans and their effect on the environment; human coalitions; human territoriality; hunter-gatherers (how humans lived in the past and what it says about us today); issues in animal rights; Native Americans of the Arctic

Huy (David) Tran, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Economics and Business
Topics: Strategic management, organizational learning, international entrepeneurship

Paula E. Trimpey, M.F.A.
Associate Professor of Theatre and Fashion
Topics: Fashion, theatrical costumes, Victorian-era fashion

Samantha Wesner, DNP, CRNP, RNC, MSN
Vice President for Student and Campus Life and Chief Health Officer
Topics: Student health, women’s health, pandemic planning, Avian flu

Lisa A. Wilder, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Economics
Topics: Income inequality, Turkey and the European Union

Marian Frances Wolbers, M.A.
Instructor of ESL and English, freelance writer, author of Burundi (Places and Peoples of the World) and Rider, a novel, and former editor at Time-Life Books
Topics: Creative writing, professional writing, careers in writing, Japanese language, Japanese people and culture, teaching English as a second language

Index by Topic

   Mental health

Wendy Jo Bartkus, M.S.
Lindsay Phillips, Psy.D.
Bridget Hearon, Ph.D.

Animal CognitionJustin Couchman, Ph.D.
Animal RightsBarton A. Thompson, Ph.D.
AnxietyBridget Hearon, Ph.D.
AnthropologyBarton A. Thompson, Ph.D.
ArgentinaCarlos Dimas, Ph.D.
Art History
Newton A. Perrin, Ph.D.
   Totalitarianism and ArtNewton A. Perrin, Ph.D.
   Watercolor PaintingRichard Hamwi, Ph.D.
   Watercolor Painting, history ofRichard Hamwi, Ph.D.
Yoga for athletes
Alison Burke
Attraction, sexualSusan Hughes, Ph.D.
AutomobilesGuillaume de Syon, Ph.D.
Aviation, history ofGuillaume de Syon, Ph.D.
Avian Flu, birds and transmissionStephen G. Mech, Ph.D.
Samantha Wesner, CRNP, RNC, MSN
BatsKaren Campbell, Ph.D.
BibleJennifer Koosed, Ph.D.
Robert P. Seesengood, Ph.D.
   Cell BiologyAndrew Samuelsen, Ph.D.
   Conservation GeneticsStephen G. Mech, Ph.D.
   Conservation BiologyStephen G. Mech, Ph.D.
   EvolutionStephen G. Mech, Ph.D.
   Fish and FisheriesBryce Brylawski, Ph.D.
   Habitat FragmentationStephen G. Mech, Ph.D.
   Immune SystemAdam Hersperger, Ph.D.
   Infectious DiseasesAdam Hersperger, Ph.D.
   MicrobiologyAdam Hersperger, Ph.D.
   Plant Genetic EngineeringAndrew Samuelsen, Ph.D.
   Small MammalsStephen G. Mech, Ph.D.
   ToxicologyBryce Brylawski, Ph.D.
   VirusesAdam Hersperger, Ph.D.
Black HistoryTeresa Gilliams, Ph.D.
Jayanthi Rajan, M.B.A.
   Business AnalyticsBonnie Rohde, M.B.A.
   Economics (see Economics)Farhad Saboori, Ph.D.
Lisa A. Wilder, Ph.D.
   EntrepeneurshipBonnie Rohde, M.B.A.
   Information SystemsBonnie Rohde, M.B.A.
   Intellectual PropertySuzanne Palmer, J.D.
   Management/LeadershipAdam Owenz, M.B.A.
   MarketingAdam Owenz, M.B.A.
   Organizational CommunicationsAdam Owenz, M.B.A.
   Organizational LearningHuy (David) Tran, Ph.D.
   Personal FinanceRoberto Mandanici, M.B.A.
   Real estate investmentRoberto Mandanici, M.B.A.
   Social Media Use in BusinessBonnie Rohde, M.B.A.
   Strategic ManagementHuy (David) Tran, Ph.D.
CambodiaIrene Langran, Ph.D.
CareersKaren V. Evans
ChekhovDoug Stenberg, Ph.D.
Julia Heberle, Ph.D.
   Attention Deficit Hyperactivity DisorderSheila Hogue
Christian Popular CultureCharles M. Brown, Ph.D.
Community ServiceKaren V. Evans
Costumes, theatricalPaula E. Trimpey, M.F.A.
CrimeCarla Abodalo, M.S.
Kennon J. Rice, Ph.D.
CultsCharles Brown, Ph.D.
DemocratizationIrene Langran, Ph.D.
Domestic ViolenceWendy Jo Bartkus, M.S.
Digital MediaMatthew Garrison, M.F.A.
Eating DisordersWendy Jo Bartkus, M.S.
Bridget Hearon, Ph.D.
Income inequality
Lisa A. Wilder, Ph.D.
   Macroeconomic issuesFarhad Saboori, Ph.D.
Art education
Richard Hamwi, Ph.D.
   Continuing education for adultsKevin Ezzell
   English as a second languageMarian Frances Wolbers, M.A.
   Secondary School TeachingDoug Stenberg, Ph.D.
   Theatre in higher educationJulia Matthews, Ph.D.
   Value of art in educationRichard Hamwi, Ph.D.
Einstein, AlbertGuillaume de Syon, Ph.D.
England, early modern cultureAlberto Cacicedo, Ph.D.
Lawrence P. Morris, Ph.D.
   LanguageLawrence P. Morris, Ph.D.
   As a second languageMarian Frances Wolbers, M.A.
Effects of humans on
Barton A. Thompson, Ph.D.
   Environmental ActivismMarsha Green, Ph.D.
   Environmental complianceVictor J. Forte, Ph.D.
   Environmental issue in Latin AmericaCarlos Dimas, Ph.D.
European HistoryNewton A. Perrin, Ph.D.
Exercise and FitnessAlison Burke
Exercise BehaviorBridget Hearon, Ph.D.
   Work family conflict issues
Beth Kiester, Ph.D.

Merchandise buying, planning, management


Doreen Burdalski, M.B.A.

   Point-of-sale marketingDoreen Burdalski, M.B.A.
   Private-label productsDoreen Burdalski, M.B.A.
   Product developmentDoreen Burdalski, M.B.A.
   RetailingDoreen Burdalski, M.B.A.
   VictorianPaula E. Trimpey, M.F.A.
Newton A. Perrin, Ph.D.
   ExperimentalGary L. Adlestein, M.A.
   Lesbian and gayJerry Tartaglia
   History ofGary L. Adlestein, M.A.
   PreservationJerry Tartaglia
   Representations of Jesus inJennifer L. Koosed, Ph.D.
Fitness and ExerciseAlison Burke
Food, history ofJohn R. Pankratz, Ph.D.
Gender, inequality ofKennon J. Rice, Ph.D.
Gender and Family StudiesBeth Kiester, Ph.D.
GlobalizationIrene Langran, Ph.D.
GLBTQ StudiesKate Lehman, Ph.D.
College students
Mental health
Samantha Wesner, CRNP, RNC, MSN
Lindsay Phillips, Psy.D.
Keith Feigenson, Ph.D.
   AddictionBridget Hearon, Ph.D.
   AnxietyBridget Hearon, Ph.D.
   Global HealthIrene Langran, Ph.D.
   Pandemic planningSamantha Wesner, DNP, CRNP, RNC, MSN
   Public HealthHilary Aquino, Ph.D.
   Public Health & Disease in Latin AmericaCarlos Dimas, Ph.D.
   SchizophreniaKeith Feigenson, Ph.D.
   WomenSamantha Wesner, CRNP, RNC, MSN
Hebrew BibleJennifer L. Koosed, Ph.D.
Hip-HopTeresa Gilliams, Ph.D.
HolocaustGuillaume de Syon, Ph.D.
Jerry Tartaglia
HomosexualityJerry Tartaglia
HomelessnessLindsay Phillips, Psy.D.
John R. Pankratz, Ph.D.
   American WomenKate Lehman, Ph.D.
   ArtNewton A. Perrin, Ph.D.
   Aviation technologyGuillaume de Syon, Ph.D.
   BibleJennifer L. Koosed, Ph.D.
   BlackTeresa Gilliams, Ph.D.
   Car cultureGuillaume de Syon, Ph.D.
   EcologicalJohn R. Pankratz, Ph.D.
   English languageLawrence P. Morris, Ph.D.
   EuropeanNewton A. Perrin, Ph.D.
   FamilyJohn R. Pankratz, Ph.D.
   FoodJohn R. Pankratz, Ph.D.
   HolocaustGuillaume de Syon, Ph.D.
John  Incledon, Ph.D.
   Latin AmericaCarlos Dimas, Ph.D.
   MagicShreeyash Palshikar, Ph.D.
   Medieval IrishLawrence P. Morris, Ph.D.
   Newsboys, JournalismJon E. Bekken, Ph.D.
   PhotographyNewton A. Perrin, Ph.D.
   Watercolor paintingRichard Hamwi, M.F.A., Ph.D.
Barton A. Thompson, Ph.D.
   Effects on environmentBarton A. Thompson, Ph.D.
   Human-Animal InteractionJustin Couchman, Ph.D.
   SexualityBarton A. Thompson, Ph.D.
   TerritorialityBarton A. Thompson, Ph.D.
   ViolenceBarton A. Thompson, Ph.D.
Human RightsIrene Langran, Ph.D.
Humpback WhalesMarsha Green, Ph.D.
ImprovMatt Fotis, Ph.D.
Income InequalityLisa A. Wilder, Ph.D.
Beth Kiester, Ph.D.
IndiaShreeyash Palshikar, Ph.D.
InflationFarhad Saboori, Ph.D.
International tradeFarhad Saboori, Ph.D.
Internet, psychology ofGwendolyn Seidman, Ph.D.
IslamCarla J. Abodalo, M.S.
Japan, language, people, cultureMarian Frances Wolbers
Job market and trendsKaren V. Evans
Journalism, history ofJon E. Bekken, Ph.D.
JudaismJennifer L. Koosed, Ph.D.
Kafka, FranzNewton A. Perrin, Ph.D.
KissingSusan M. Hughes, Ph.D.
Labor Movement (communications)Jon E. Bekken, Ph.D.
Lawrence P. Morris, Ph.D.
   History of EnglishLawrence P. Morris, Ph.D.
   IrishLawrence P. Morris, Ph.D.
   GermanNewton A. Perrin, Ph.D.
Latin AmericaCarlos Dimas, Ph.D.
In African-American community
Teresa Gilliams, Ph.D.
   Problems, in a visually oriented cultureNewton A. Perrin, Ph.D.
Teresa Gilliams, Ph.D.
   ChekhovDoug Stenberg, Ph.D.
   GermanNewton A. Perrin, Ph.D.
   IrishLawrence P. Morris, Ph.D.
   Latin American LiteratureJohn Incledon, Ph.D.
   MiltonAlberto J. Cacicedo, Ph.D.
   ShakespeareAlberto J. Cacicedo, Ph.D.
Doug Stenberg, Ph.D.
   Representations of Jesus inJennifer L. Koosed, Ph.D.
MacroeconomicsFarhad Saboori, Ph.D.
MathematicsChristopher Catone, Ph.D.
Brittay Shelton, Ph.D.
Mann, ThomasNewton A. Perrin, Ph.D.
Medieval EnglishLawrence P. Morris, Ph.D.
Medieval Irish, history and languageLawrence P. Morris, Ph.D.
MetacognitionJustin Couchman, Ph.D.
Middle EastCarla J. Abodalo, M.S.
Milton, JohnAlberto J. Cacicedo, Ph.D.
Monsters, in the BibleJennifer L. Koosed, Ph.D.
   Early performance in theatre
Charles Brown, Ph.D.
Julia Matthews, Ph.D.
NanotechnologyMatthew Sonntag, Ph.D.
Native Americans, ArcticBarton A. Thompson, Ph.D.
Nazi GermanyNewton A. Perrin, Ph.D.
Guillaume de Syon, Ph.D.
Newsboys, history ofJon E. Bekken, Ph.D.
Ocean EnvironmentMarsha Green, Ph.D.
Organized CrimeCarla J. Abodalo, M.S.
Pandemic PlanningSamantha Wesner, CRNP, RNC, MSN
PhilippinesIrene Langran, Ph.D.
History of
Newton A. Perrin, Ph.D.
   PortraitsJohn P. Pankratz, Ph.D.
Physiology, humanKaren A. Campbell, Ph.D.
PilatesAlison Burke
Pop CultureMatt Fotis, Ph.D.
   American politics
British politics
Foreign policy & elections
State/local politics
Women in politics
Michael Armato, Ph.D.
Michael Armato, Ph.D.
Michael Armato, Ph.D.
Irene Langran, Ph.D.
Michael Armato, Ph.D.
Carrie Skulley, Ph.D.
Poverty Issues
Global poverty
Irene Langran, Ph.D.
   Income inequalityLisa A. Wilder, Ph.D.
Beth Kiester, Ph.D.
Prison (reentry to society, recidivism)Lindsay Phillips. Psy.D.
Proust, MarcelNewton A. Perrin, Ph.D.
Eating Disorders & Exercise Behavior
Bridget Hearon, Ph.D.
   Evolutionary psychologySusan M. Hughes, Ph.D.
   InternetGwendolyn Seidman, Ph.D.
   Interpersonal relationshipsGwendolyn Seidman, Ph.D.
   Mental HealthKeith Feigenson, Ph.D.
   Research methods and statisticsGwendolyn Seidman, Ph.D.
RaceKennon J. Rice, Ph.D.
Reality television


Katherine Lehman, Ph.D.

Gwendolyn Seidman, Ph.D.

American Family
Samira Mehta, Ph.D.
    BibleJennifer L. Koosed, Ph.D.
Robert P. Seesengood, Ph.D.
   Early ChristianityJennifer L. Koosed, Ph.D.
   EasternVictor S. Forte, Ph.D.
   JudaismJennifer L. Koosed, Ph.D.
   Popular culture andCharles M. Brown, Ph.D.
Research MethodsGwendolyn Seidman, Ph.D.
Resume WritingKaren V. Evans
Book industry
Jon E. Bekken, Ph.D.
Charles Brown, Ph.D.
Doreen Burdalski, M.B.A.
RussiaDoug Stenberg, Ph.D.
Serial MurderCarla J. Abodalo, M.S.
Service LearningKaren V. Evans
Sexual attraction, kissing, voice attractivenessSusan M. Hughes, Ph.D.
Sexuality, differences in male and femaleBarton A. Thompson, Ph.D.
ShakespeareAlberto J. Cacicedo, Ph.D.
Doug Stenberg, Ph.D.
Social Media Use in BusinessBonnie Rohde, M.B.A.
Social MovementsCharles Brown, Ph.D.
South AsiaShreeyash Palshikar, Ph.D.
Space ProgramGuillaume de Syon, Ph.D.
Sports (see Athletics)
Farhad Saboori, Ph.D.
   ResearchStephen G. Mech. Ph.D.
Study AbroadKaren V. Evans
Team BuildingKaren V. Evans
   Media studies
   Pop culture
   Reality TV
Katherine Lehman. Ph.D.


TerrorismCarla J. Abodalo, M.S.
TextbooksSuzanne Palmer, J.D.
TheatreJulia Matthews, Ph.D.
Matt Fotis, Ph.D.
CostumesPaula E. Trimpey, M.F.A.
Turkey and the European UnionLisa A. Wilder, Ph.D.
UnemploymentFarhad Saboori, Ph.D.
Urban LegendsCharles M. Brown, Ph.D.
Violence, domesticCarla J. Abodalo, M.S.
WarBarton A. Thompson, Ph.D.
Visual ArtsMatthew Garrison, M.F.A.
VolunteersKaren V. Evans
WellnessAlison Burke
Western EuropeGuillaume de Syon, Ph.D.
African-American writers
Teresa Gilliams, Ph.D.
   HealthSamantha Wesner, CRNP, RNC, MSN
   In ancient IsraelJennifer L. Koosed, Ph.D.
   In Mass MediaKate Lehman, Ph.D.
   InternationalIrene Langran, Ph.D.
   U.S. Women’s HistoryKate Lehman, Ph.D.
Wright BrothersGuillaume de Syon, Ph.D.
ZeppelinsGuillaume de Syon, Ph.D.
Watercolor PaintingRichard Hamwi, M.F.A., Ph.D.
WritingMarian Frances Wolbers


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Updated Fall 2011