Full-Time Faculty

John M. Abbarno
Professor, Philosophy
B.A., Canisius College; M.A., University of Dayton; Ph.D., Southern Illinois University

Patricia L. Abbott
Associate Professor, Psychology
B.A., Westfield (Mass.) State College; M.A., Ph.D., University at Buffalo

Brandon Absher, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Liberal Arts

Susan Adrian, RN, MS, SPNP
Clinical Assistant Professor, Nursing
University of Toledo

Cindy Adymy, RN, MSN
Clinical Assistant Professor, Nursing
University of Toledo Health Science Center, Bowling Green State University

Lloyd Alfonso
Associate Professor, School of Pharmacy
B.S., M.S., Goa University; PhD, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center

Renee Andreeff EDD
Clinical Assistant Professor, Physician Assistant
B.S., Gannon University; MPAS, University of Nebraska

Theresa Arida
Assistant Professor, Nursing
B.S., M.S., Daemen College; MS-FNP D'Youville College

Patricia Bahn
Associate Professor, Nursing
B.S., M.S., University at Buffalo

Kenneth Barker
Professor Emeritus, Biology
B.S., Rhodes College; M.S., University of Mississippi at Oxford; Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin

Mary Barone
Assistant Professor, Nursing
B.S., Syracuse University; M.S., University at Buffalo

Pamela Bartlo
Clinical Associate Professor, Physical Therapy
B.S., Daemen College; D.P.T., D’Youville College

Anthony Basile
Associate Professor, Physics, Chemistry
B.Sc., Brock University; M.S.C., University of Guelph; M.S., Ph.D., Cornell University

Jeanette Baxter, RN, MSN, CNM
Clinical Assistant Professor, Nursing
Medical University of South Carolina

Mario Beccari
Clinical Assistant Professor, School of Pharmacy
PharmD, University at Buffalo

Victoria Belousova
Assistant Professor, School of Pharmacy
PharmD, Albany College of Pharmacy

Susan Bennett
Clinical Associate Professor, Physical Therapy
B.S., Daemen College; MS, Ed.D., University at Buffalo

Kimberly Bernosky-Smith, Ph.D.
Chair/Assistant Professor, Mathematics and Biology

Brenda Beutel
Assistant Professor, Nursing

Gaia Bistulfi, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Math and Natural Sciences

Anna Boneberg, BSN, MSN, PNP-BC
Clinical Assistant Professor, Nursing
D'Youville College, University at Buffalo, Hilbert College, SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse University

Michelle Bork, RN, BSN, MSN
Clinical Assistant Professor, Nursing
Canisius College, D'Youville College, Grand Canyon University

Stephanie Brian
Clinical Associate Professor, School of Pharmacy
B.S., Brock University; PharmD, University at Buffalo

Lacey Bromley
Assistant Professor, Physical Therapy
BS, PhD, DPT, University at Buffalo

Stephenne Brown
Clinical Assistant Professor, School of Pharmacy
PharmD, MPH, RD/CDN, CDE B.S. and MPH; UCLA, PharmD Albany College of Pharmacy

Donna Brzykcy
Clinical Assistant Professor, Occupational Therapy
BS/MS, D’Youville College

Kristina Buran, RN, BSN, MSN
Clinical Assistant Professor, Nursing
D'Youville College, Duke University

Linda Bush, RN, WHNP
Clinical Assistant Professor, Nursing
Trocaire College, D'Youville College

Kirsten Butterfoss
Clinical Associate Professor, School of Pharmacy
B.S., University of Delaware; Pharm.D., University at Buffalo

Renee Cadzow, PhD
Associate Professor/Chair, Health Services Administration
Director, Center for Research on Physical Activity, Sport & HealthBA, Miami University; MA, PhD, University at Buffalo

Gina Camodeca
Associate Professor, English/Chair, Liberal Arts
B.A., University of Wisconsin; M.A., Ph.D., University at Buffalo

Andrew Case
Clinical Assistant Professor, Physician Assistant
B.S., M.S., D’Youville College

Ann P. Caughill
Associate Professor, Nursing
M.S., University at Buffalo; Ed.D., D'Youville College

Maimoona Chinwala
Assistant Professor, School of Pharmacy
BS, CU Shah College of Pharmacy; MS, Ph.D., St. Johns University

Michael Cimino
Clinical Associate Professor, School of Pharmacy
B.S., St Bonaventure University; BS, MS, University at Buffalo

Lauren Clay, PhD, MPH
Assistant Professor, Health Services Administration
BA, LaSalle University; MPH, Drexel University; PhD, University of Delaware

John Copas RN, MSN
Clinical Assistant Professor, Nursing
D'Youville College

Sharon Cudney, RN, MS
Assistant Professor, Nursing
Erie Community College; D'Youville College

Kathleen Curtin, BSN, MBA, EdD
Clinical Assistant Professor, Health Services Administration
BSN, D'Youville College; MBA, University at Buffalo; EdD, D'Youville College

Dion D. Daly
Chair, Department of Business
Assistant Professor, Business
B.S., University at Buffalo; M.S., SUC at Buffalo; Ph.D., University at Buffalo

Clara Davie, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Math and Natural Science

Jeremiah Davie, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Math and Natural Sciences

Lisa Demarco, DC
Clinical Assistant Professor, Chiropractic

Jason Den Haese
Assistant Professor, Biology
B.S., M.S., Niagara University

Keiko Dow, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Math and Natural Sciences

Colleen Dowd, RN, BSN, MSN
Assistant Professor, Nursing
Niagara University; University at Buffalo

Richard Dowds
Emeritus Associate Professor, Biology
A.B., Hobart College; Ph.D., University of North Carolina

Robert Drobitch
Chair & Professor, School of Pharmacy
B.S., University of Windsor: B.S., Ph.D., Wayne State University

Wilfrid Dubois
Associate Professor, Biology
A.B., Columbia University; Ph.D., Boston University

Denise Dunford
Professor, FNP and DNP Programs
B.S., D’Youville College; M.S., DNS, University at Buffalo

Bethany Dunn
Program Director, Interprofessional Education Collaborative
Chair, Physician Assistant/Certified Graduate Member

Joseph Dunn
Associate Dean of Research and Professor, School of Pharmacy
B.S., Ph.D., University at Buffalo

Alice Duszkiewicz
Clinical Assistant Professor, Nursing
Webster College, Walden University, Daemen College, Trocaire College, Capella University

Mary Eder Hurley
Professor, Biology
B.A., Canisius College; B.S., D’Youville College; M.A., Ph.D., University at Buffalo

Sandra Englert, EdD
Assistant Professor, Nursing
B.S., Niagara University; M.S., Loyola University; EdD, D'Youville College

Gheorghita Mihaela Faitar
Associate Professor, Biology & Math
M.S., Bucharest Polytechnic University;
M.S., Ph.D., University at Buffalo

Silviu Faitar
Assistant Professor, Biology
M.S., University of Bucharest; Ph.D., University at Buffalo

Heather Ferro
Clinical Assistant Professor, Occupational Therapy
B.S./M.S., D’Youville College

Roger C. Fiedler
Professor, Doctoral Programs
B.A., Bard College; M.A., Fairleigh Dickinson University; Ph.D., University at Buffalo

Elizabeth Finnegan
Assistant Professor, English
B.A., Oberlin College; M.A., Ph.D., University at Buffalo

Maureen Finney
Dean, School of Health Professions/Associate Professor, Physician Assistant
B.S., D’Youville College; B.S., Niagara University; M.S., University at Buffalo; Ed.D., D’Youville College

Bonnie Fox-Garrity
Associate Professor, Business
B.S., SUNY Fredonia; M.A., University of North Carolina

Thomas Frank, DC, MBA
Clinical Associate Professor, Chiropractic

Margaret Frye
Clinical Assistant Professor, Occupational Therapy
M.A., New York University

Adinoyi Garba
Clinical Assistant Professor
PharmD, BCPS, Ahmadu Bello University; Upstate Medical University; Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

Jill Gavin-Gannon
Clinical Assistant Professor, Nursing
Excelsior College BBSH

Leslie Georger
Assistant Professor, Mathematics
B.A., Canisius College; M.S., Ph.D., University of Rochester

Megan Gervasi, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Math and Natural Sciences

David Gettman
Professor, School of Pharmacy
B.S., University of Montana; M.B.A., College of William and Mary; Ph.D., University of Florida

Merlene C. Gingher
Associate Professor, Occupational Therapy
B.S., M.S., Ed.D., University at Buffalo

Jeffrey Glodzik, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Liberal Arts

Louann Gloekler, BSN, MSN, PNP
Clinical Assistant Professor, Nursing

Joshua Gooch, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, English
B.A., University of California, Santa Cruz;
Ph.D., University of Iowa

Margaret Goodman
Professor, Chemistry
B.S., Ph.D., University at Buffalo

Rachel Gorodetsky
Clinical Associate Professor, School of Pharmacy
B.A., University of Georgia; PharmD, Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

Joseph A. Grande
Professor, Emeritus, History
B.S., SUCAB; M.A., University of Buffalo;
Ph.D., Notre Dame University

Stephen Grande, DC
Clinical Associate Professor, Chiropractic
B.S., Allegheny College; D.C., Palmer College of Chiropractic

Cristian Gurita
Assistant Professor, Mathematics
B.Sc., M.Sc., University of Bucharest;
M.A., PH.D., Temple University

Julia Hall
Director, Educational Leadership Doctoral Program; Director, IRB; Professor, Educational Leadership & Policy
B.A., University at Buffalo; M.A., McGill University; Ph.D., University at Buffalo

Matthew Hamilton, Ed.D., ATC
Assistant Professor, Exercise and Sports Studies
B.S., SUNY at Cortland, M.S., Canisius College, Ed.D., D'Youville College

John C. Harris
Assistant Professor, Mathematics
B.S., University of Nebraska; M.S., Ph.D., University of Chicago

D. Edward Hart
Professor Emeritus, Biology
B.S., M.S., University of Western Ontario;
Ph.D., Carleton University

Amany Hassan
Associate Professor, School of Pharmacy
BS, University of Alexandria; Ph.D., University of Oklahoma

Yasser Heakal
Associate Professor, Pharmacy
BS, Cairo University; MS, University of Toledo; MBA, Ph.D., Penn State University

Laura Hechtel, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Math and Natural Sciences

Theresa Hurd
Clinical Assistant Professor, Nursing

Timothy Hutcherson
Clinical Associate Professor, School of Pharmacy
B.S., University of Missouri-Columbia; Pharm.D., University of Missouri-Kansas City

Christopher Jadoch
Assistant Dean of Faculty and Student Affairs
Associate Professor, School of Pharmacy
B.S., JD, University at Buffalo

Briana Jegier, PhD
Associate Professor, Health Services Administration
BS, University of South Florida; MS, Rush University; PhD, St. Louis University

Emily Jerge, RN, MS
Clinical Assistant Professor, Nursing
University at Buffalo

Annette Johnson
Clinical Assistant Professor, Nursing
RN, MS, GNP, EdD(C), Nazareth College; Monroe College

Paul R. Johnson
Professor Emeritus, Religious Studies
B.A., Bethel College; M. Div., Bethel Theological Seminary; Ph.D., Duke University

Connie Jozwiak-Shields, RN, ANP-BC, PhD
Assistant Professor, Nursing
University at Buffalo, Niagara University

Joseph Jurkowski Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Business

Joseph Kabacinski
Assistant Professor, Business
M.B.A., Canisius College

David Kelly
Professor Emeritus, History
A.B., University of Chicago; M.A., Ph.D., Indiana University

Martin Kelly
Assistant Professor, Biology
B.S., University at Buffalo; M.S., University of Indiana, Bloomington; Ph.D., University of Texas, Austin

M. Ruth Reilly Kelly
Professor Emerita, History
B.A., D’Youville College; M.A., Ph.D., University at Buffalo; M.A.T., Christ the King Seminary

Mary Kennedy, RN, MS, ACNP
Clinical Assistant Professor, Nursing
University at Buffalo

Charles J. Kerrigan
Professor Emeritus, Business
A.B., Ph.L., Woodstock College; M.A., Georgetown University; S.T.L, College of Immaculate Conception (Montreal)

Paula Giacobbe Kersch
Assistant Professor, Spanish
B.A., Canisius; M.A., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Ph.D., University at Buffalo

Julie Kirsch
Assistant Professor, Philosophy
B.A., SUC at Buffalo; Ph.D., University of Toronto

Helena Kittleson
Clinical Assistant Professor, Nursing
B.S., University at Buffalo; M.S., Daemen College

Colleen Koszelak, RN, MS
Clinical Assistant Professor, Nursing
SUNY at Buffalo; D'Youville College

Susan Kowalewski
Professor, Business
M.B.A., M.S., Ph.D., University at Buffalo

Leslie C. Krentz
Clinical Assistant Professor, Occupational Therapy
B.A., University at Buffalo; B.S./M.S., D’Youville College

Jerome T. Kresse
Professor Emeritus, Chemistry
B.S., Michigan State University;
Ph.D., University of Florida

Stacie Lampkin
Clinical Assistant Professor, School of Pharmacy
PharmD, LECOM School of Pharmacy

Robert Leopold
Chair of Pharmacy Practice & Associate Professor, School of Pharmacy
B.S., Long Island University; M.S. St Johns University; PharmD, Shendoah University;
MD, Medical University of the Americas

Judith H. Lewis
Dean Emerita, School of Nursing
B.S.N., M.S., The Ohio State University; Ed.D., University of Cincinnati

Kacie Liwosz
Associate Professor, Chemistry
Ph.D., University at Buffalo

Susan Lombardo, RN, CNS, PhD
Clinical Associate Professor, Nursing
Niagara University, D'Youville College, SUNY at Buffalo

Michael MacEvoy
Director of Experiential Education
Associate Professor, School of Pharmacy
PharmD, University at Buffalo

Edith Malizia
Associate Professor Emerita, Nursing
B.S., M.S., M.Ed., Ph.D., SUNYAB

Sharon Mang
Assistant Professor, Nursing
M.S., University at Buffalo; DNP, Chatham University

Brenda Mangum, RN, MS
Clinical Assistant Professor, Nursing
Erie County Community College; D'Youville College

Sharon Manning, DNP
Clinical Assistant Professor, Nursing
B.S., M.S., Daemen College

Canio Marasco
Dean & Professor, School of Pharmacy
B.S., D’Youville College; Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Talisa Marchese
Clinical Associate Professor, School of Pharmacy
PharmD, BCPS, Gannon University; Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine

Kathleen Mariano
Professor Emeritus, Nursing
B.S., University of Pittsburgh; M.S., D.N.S., University at Buffalo

Thomas McCarthy
Clinical Assistant Professor, Exercise and Sports Studies
B.A., Canisius College; B.S., M.S., University at Buffalo

Shannon McCrory-Churchill
Clinical Assistant Professor, Nursing
B.S., M.S., University at Buffalo;
DHEd., A.T. Still University

Margaret McGeachy
Associate Professor, English
B.A., Laurentian University; M.A., Ph.D.,
University of Toronto

David Miller, DC
Clinical Assistant Professor, Chiropractic

Eric R. Miller
Associate Professor, Physical Therapy
B.S., Ithaca College; M.S., Canisius College;
D.Sc., Rocky Mountain University

Kathleen Miller
Associate Professor of Sociology
B.A., M.A, Ph.D., University at Buffalo

Abigail Mitchell
Professor, Nursing
B.S., Niagara University; M.S., University of Phoenix; DHEd, A.T. Still University

Karen Mlodozeniec
Assistant Director of Experiential Education
Clinical Assistant Professor, School of Pharmacy
BS, PharmD, RPH, Nova Southeastern University; State University of Buffalo School of Pharmacy

Linda Mocny
Clinical Assistant Professor, Dietetics
B.S., SUC at Buffalo; M.S., D’Youville College

Lauraine Neal
Clinical Assistant Professor, Nursing
B.S., M.S., Daemen College

Christine Nelson-Tuttle
Clinical Assistant Professor, Nursing
APRN, MS, PNP-BC, CNS, DNS, SUNY Brockport, University of Rochester, University of Buffalo

Chau Nguyen
Associate Professor, School of Pharmacy
B.Sc., University of Western Ontario; Ph.D., Purdue University

Lauren Nicholas
Associate Professor of Sociology
B.S., Hilbert College, M.A., Ph.D., University at Buffalo

Patricia Nowakowski
Director of Clinical Education & Associate Professor, Physical Therapy
B.S., University at Buffalo; M.S., University of Pittsburgh; Ph.D., University at Buffalo

Amy Nwora
Director, Health Professions Education/Associate Professor/Certified Graduate Member
B.S./M.S., D’Youville College, Ph.D., University at Buffalo

Laxman Pandey
Assistant Professor, Chemistry
Ph.D., Georgia Institute of Technology

Karen Panzarella
Associate Professor, Physical Therapy; Interprofessional Simulation Curriculum Coordinator
BS, MS, PhD, University at Buffalo

Christopher Patridge
Associate Professor, Chemistry
Ph.D., University at Buffalo

Sarah Pictor
Clinical Associate Professor, Physical Therapy
B.S., University of Vermont; D.P.T., D’Youville College

Karen Piotrowski
Associate Professor Emeritus, Nursing
B.S.N., D’Youville College; M.S., University at Buffalo

Jeffery T. Podraza
Clinical Assistant Professor, Physicial Therapy
BS, Daemen College, MS, PhD, University at Buffalo

Lynn Pownall, DC, DACNB
Clinical Associate Professor, Chiropractic

Penelope Prentice
Professor Emerita, English
B.S., Miami University of Ohio;
M.A., Ph.D., Loyola University

Bernadette Pursel
Clinical Assistant Professor, Nursing
B.S.N., D’Youville College; M.S., University at Buffalo

Elizabeth Quinlan-Bohn
Clinical Coordinator, Physician Assistant
B.S., M.S., University of Rochester, B.S., Hahnemann University

Lisa Rafalson, PhD
Associate Professor, Health Services Administration
B.A., Loyola University of Chicago; M.S., Ph.D., University at Buffalo

Manpreet K. Rai
Assistant Professor of Psychology
B.S.C., University of Calgary; M.S. Fort Hays University; Ph.D., Kansas State University

Eleanor Richards
Professor Emerita, Nursing
B.S., Western Reserve University;
M.S., Syracuse University

Pamela Riester
Clinical Assistant Professor, Nursing
B.S.N., M.S., University at Buffalo

Diana Rioli, RN, MS, FNP
Clinical Assistant Professor, Nursing
Valparaiso University, D'Youville College

Lynn C. Rivers
Department Chair, Associate Professor, Physical Therapy
B.S., University at Buffalo; M.S., SUC at Buffalo;
Ph.D., University at Buffalo

April Rockwood
Associate Professor, Occupational Therapy
B.S., M.S., Ph.D., University at Buffalo

Rebecca Roloff RN, PNP
Clinical Assistant Professor, Nursing
University at Buffalo, D'Youville College

Linda Russ
Assistant Professor, Occupational Therapy
B.S./M.S., Ph.D., University at Buffalo

Donald F. Sabo, Jr.
Professor Emeritus, Sociology
B.A., M.Ed., M.A., Ph.D., University at Buffalo

Ronald Santasiero, M.D.
B.A., M.D., University at Buffalo

Kendra Schmitz
Clinical Assistant Professor, Nursing
B.S.N., Daemen College; M.S., University of Phoenix

Terrianne K. Schulte
Assistant Professor, History
B.A., M.S., SUC at Buffalo;
M.A., Ph.D., University at Buffalo

David Schuster, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Chemistry
Ph.D., SUNY Roswell Park Cancer Institute

Arup Sen
Associate Professor, Business
B.S., Hampton University; M.S, Virginia
Commonwealth University; Ph.D., University at Buffalo

Meghan Serio, RN, MS
Clinical Assistant Professor, Nursing
University at Buffalo

Caren Shapiro
Professor, Biology
B.A., University of California at Davis; M.S., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin

Victoria Shimanovich
Assistant Professor, Mathematics
Ph.D., University of Iowa

Mudit Singhal
Associate Professor, School of Pharmacy
B.S., University of Saugar; Ph.D., University of Louisiana-Monroe

Walter Sisto, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Religious Studies
B.A., Rutgers; M.A., Seton Hall;
Ph.D., University of Toronto

Gregory Soja
Associate Professor, Chemistry
Ph.D., University at Buffalo

Frank Stephen
Assistant Professor, Biology
B.A., Canisius College; Ph.D., University at Buffalo

David Stewart
Assistant Professor, Chemistry
Ph.D., University at Buffalo

Gary Stoehr
Founding Dean & Professor Emeritus
B.S., University of Pittsburgh; PharmD, Duquesne University

Emma Studlack
Clinical Assistant Professor, School of Pharmacy
PharmD, St. John Fisher College Wegmans School of Pharmacy

Catherine Szabo, RN, MS
Assistant Professor, Nursing

Sarah Tomlinson
Emerita, Assistant Professor, Biology
B.A., Kalamazoo; B.S., North Carolina State;
M.S., Ph.D., University of Michigan

Craig Tyson, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Liberal Arts

Theresa Vallone
Chair/Associate Professor, Occupational Therapy/Program Director, Interprofessional Education Collaborative, Certified Graduate Member
B.S., University at Buffalo; M.S., D’Youville College; Ed.D., D’Youville College

James Velasquez
Associate Professor/ Chair
Exercise and Sports Studies
B.S., Canisius College, M.S., Syracuse University, Ed.D., D’Youville College

Dominic Ventura
Assistant Professor, Chemistry
B.S., Ph.D., University at Buffalo

Christine Verni
Interim Dean, School of Nursing/Assistant Professor, Nursing
B.S.N., M.S., FNP, EdD, D’Youville College

Paul Violanti, RN, FNP, PNP, DNP
Clinical Assistant Professor
University at Buffalo; D'Youville College

Robert Wagner
Professor Emeritus, Mathematics
B.A., M.A., Ed.D., University at Buffalo

Rebecca Waite
Clinical Associate Professor, School of Pharmacy
B.S., SUNY-Oswego; PharmD, University of Maryland

Christine Walawander
Associate Professor, Psychology
B.B.A., B.A., Niagara University; M.S., Ed.D., Northern Illinois University

Jason Wallace, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Math and Natural Sciences

Todd Walter
Associate Professor, Psychology
B.A., Niagara University; M.A., University at Buffalo; Ph.D., University of Florida

Ian Walters
Professor, Mathematics
B.A., Indiana University; Ph.D., Western Michigan University

Edward Weiss, III
Professor, Dietetics
B.A., Gettysburg College; M.A., Duke University; Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University

Megan Whelan
Chair/Clinical Assistant Professor, Dietetics
B.S., University of Massachusetts; M.S., University at Buffalo

Ronald White, DPT
Clinical Assistant Professor, Physical Therapy
BS/MS, DPT, D'Youville College

Alyssa Wozniak
Clinical Assistant Professor, School of Pharmacy
PharmD, D’Youville College

Brian H. Wrotniak
Professor, Physical Therapy
B.S., SUNY at Geneseo; B.S., Daemen College; M.S., University of Indianapolis, Ph.D., University at Buffalo

Martha J. Yingling
Professor Emerita, Nursing
B.S., Niagara University; M.S., Canisius College

Shoshanna Zucker
Associate Professor, School of Pharmacy
BS, Iona; MS, Ph.D., Albert Einstein College of Medicine