Faculty

Architectural Building Engineering Technology/Interior Design/Civil Engineering Technology/Construction Management

Philip Marks
Associate Professor and Chair
B. of Arch. Eng., Southern Polytechnic State University
LEED AP

Michael Hayes
Assistant Professor and Associate Chair
B.A., University of Rhode Island
M.S., Drexel University
LEED AP

Mia Alwen
Assistant Professor
B.A., Hobart and William Smith Colleges
M.I.A., Rhode Island School of Design

Paul Champigny
Associate Professor
B.S., Roger Williams College
M.A., University of Rhode Island

Dawn Edmondson
Associate Professor
B.S., Atlantic Union College
M.S., Goddard College

Eric Kirton
Associate Professor
A.S., Hartford State Technical College
B. of Arch., New York Institute of Technology
M. of Arch., University of Michigan

Thomas Lonardo
Assistant Professor
B. of Arch., University of Miami

Gabar Mustafa
Assistant Professor
B.S., Calicut University
M.S., Northwestern University
Ph.D., Brown University

Paul Satas
Assistant Professor
B. of Arch., University of Illinois, Chicago


Automotive Technology/Automotive Collision Repair Technology

Paul Harden
Assistant Professor and Director of Transportation
Technologies
B.A., Hobart College
M.B.A., Boston University

Virgilio Tavares
Assistant Professor and Assistant Chair
A.A., Community College of Rhode Island
B.S., Rhode Island College

Christopher Bannister
Professor
B.S., Rhode Island College
M.S., Rhode Island College

Manuel Couto
Assistant Professor
B.S., Rhode Island College

Kevin DiGiovanni
Assistant Professor
B.S., Rhode Island College

Edwin Egge
Assistant Professor
B.S., Roger Williams College

Herbert A. Gowdey, Jr.
Instructor
B.S., Rhode Island College

Michael Isabella
Assistant Professor
B.S., Rhode Island College

Robert Kennedy
Assistant Professor
B.A., Rhode Island College

Mark Lite
Associate Professor
B.S., Worcester Polytechnic Institute
M.S., Lesley College

Raymond Mann
Assistant Professor
B.S., Rhode Island College

Derek Martel
Assistant Professor
A.S., New England Institute of Technology
B.S., New England Institute of Technology

Daniel Perry, Jr.
Instructor
A.S., Ferris State University
B.S., New England Institute of Technology

Raymond Stevens, Jr.
Assistant Professor
B.S., Roger Williams University

Arthur Testa, Jr.
Assistant Professor
B.S., Rhode Island College


Biological Sciences

Paula T. Cantwell
Associate Professor and Chair
A.A., Community College of Rhode Island
A.S., Holyoke Community College
B.S., Westfield State College
B.S.N., University of Rhode Island
M.A., University of Rhode Island

Elizabeth Dubofsky
Instructor
B.A., Boston University
M.S., University of New Hampshire

Debra Lundin
Assistant Professor
B.S., Eckerd College
M.S., University of Rhode Island

Michelle Thomson
Assistant Professor
B.S., University of Rhode Island
M.S., University of Rhode Island


Building Construction Technology

Felix Carlone
Associate Professor and Chair
B.S., University of Rhode Island

Daniel Ducharme
Instructor
A.S., New England Institute of Technology

Joseph Sepe
Assistant Professor
A.S., New England Institute of Technology
B.S., New England Institute of Technology


Business Management

Karen S. Whelan-Berry
Professor and Chair
B.S., Franklin Pierce College
M.B.A., Bentley College
Ph.D., Boston College

Heidi Allen
Associate Professor
B.A., Brown University
M.Ed., Rhode Island College
J.D., Suffolk University Law School

Elizabeth C. Hoch
Associate Professor
B.A., Emmanuel College
M.A.T., Rhode Island College

Daniel Peres
Associate Professor
B.A., Providence College
M.B.A., Bryant University

Christine Stevens
Associate Professor
B.S., Pennsylvania State University
M.B.A., University of Rhode Island


Clinical Medical Assistant

Jo-Ann Z. Fielding
Associate Professor and Chair
B.S.N., Rhode Island College


Criminal Justice

Raymond J. Angell III, Esq.
Associate Professor and Chair
B.S., Roger Williams University
B.A., Rhode Island College
J.D., Roger Williams University

Melody Cassel, Esq.
Assistant Professor
B.S., Roger Williams University
J.D., New England School of Law

Robin Winslow
Assistant Professor
B.S., Salve Regina University
M.S., Salve Regina University
M.A., University of Rhode Island


Digital Media Production

Thomas P. Strolla
Professor and Chair
B.A., State University of New York at Oswego
M.A., Rhode Island College

John Cormier
Associate Professor
A.A.S., Wentworth Institute of Technology
B.S., Rhode Island College
M.Ed., Rhode Island College
C.A.G.S., Rhode Island College

Michael Davis
Associate Professor
B.S., Lyndon State College
M.A., University of Massachusetts

Sally Kingsbury
Professor
B.A., Bucknell University
M.A.T., George Washington University

James Locke
Associate Professor
B.A., Alma College
Prof.Dipl., Berklee College of Music
M.S., Indiana University


Electrical Technology/Electrical Technology with Renewable Energy Systems

Michael Petit
Associate Professor and Chair
B.S., University of Rhode Island
M.S., Rutgers University
Master and Journey Electrician, RI, MA, CT

Edmund Borges
Instructor
B.S.E.E., Brown University

Michael T. Eggeman
Assistant Professor
A.S., New England Institute of Technology
B.S., University of Rhode Island

Margaret McKenna
Professor and Chair
A.S., New England Institute of Technology
B.A., Barrington College
M.Ed., Rhode Island College
Master and Journey Electrician, RI

Paul V. Westrom
Associate Professor
B.S., New School for Social Research
M.S., Capella University
Journey Electrician, RI


Electronic Systems Engineering Technology/Electrical Engineering Technology

Dean A. Plowman
Assistant Professor and Chair
A.S., Community College of Rhode Island
Roger Williams College
B.S., University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth
M.B.A., Providence College

Antonio Coelho
Instructor
A.S., Community College of Rhode Island
B.S., University of Rhode Island
B.S., New England Institute of Technology

Terry Goffe
Associate Professor
A.S., New England Institute of Technology
B.S., New England Institute of Technology
M.Ed., Rhode Island College

Daniel Masterson
Associate Professor
B.S.E.E., Roger Williams University
M.S., Johnson and Wales University

Michael Recorvitz
Professor
A.S.E.E., Community College of Rhode Island
B.S., Rhode Island College
B.S.E.E.T., Roger Williams College
M.A., Rhode Island College


Graphics, Multimedia and Web Design

Warrick Mitchell
Associate Professor and Chair
B.S., Boston University
M.S., Rhode Island College

Anthony Coletta
Assistant Professor
B.A., University of Massachusetts, Lowell
M.S., Marlboro College

John Szymkowicz
Associate Professor
A.S., New England Institute of Technology
B.S., New England Institute of Technology
M.A., Rhode Island College


Humanities and Social Sciences

David Cranmer
Professor and Co-Chair
B.A., Brown University
M.A., Cornell University
Ph.D., Cornell University

Suzanne Gemma
Associate Professor and Co-Chair
B.A., University of Rhode Island
J.D., Boston College

Adam Breckenridge
Assistant Professor
B.A., University of Hawaii
M.F.A., Antioch University
Ph.D., University of South Florida

Sarah Holmes
Associate Professor
B.A., State University of New York, Fredonia
M.A., State University of New York, Brockport
Ph.D., University of Rhode Island

Moira Keating
Assistant Professor
B.A., College of the Holy Cross
M.A., University of Rhode Island
Ph.D., University of Rhode Island

William Murphy
Associate Professor
B.A., Harvard University
M.A., University of Pennsylvania
Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania

Joanne M. Walsh
Assistant Professor
B.S., St. Joseph’s University
Ph.D., New York University


Information Technology/Game Development and Simulation Programming Technology/Video Game Design

Erik van Renselaar
Professor and Chair
M.S., University of Groningen, The Netherlands

Joseph Ranone
Associate Professor and Associate Chair
B.S., Johnson and Wales University
M.S., Johnson and Wales University

E. Martin Truchon
Associate Professor and Assistant Chair
B.A., St. Leo’s College
M.S., Johnson & Wales University

Jason Aguiar
Assistant Professor
A.S., New England Institute of Technology
B.A., Emerson College
M.S., New England Institute of Technology

Clark Alexander
Associate Professor
B.S., University of the State of New York
M.S., University of Rhode Island
M.S., Capitol College

Christopher Arsenault
Assistant Professor
B.A., Rhode Island College

Mary Jean Clapp
Professor
B.S.Ed., Eastern Illinois University
M.S., Capella University
M.Ed., Rhode Island College

William Culbertson
Assistant Professor
B.F.A., Towson State University
M.A., Rhode Island School of Design

Timothy Culhane
Associate Professor
B.A., University of Rhode Island
M.A., University of Rhode Island

Jordan Dubreuil
Instructor
A.A., Bristol Community College
B.Arch., Roger Williams University

Robert R. Fogarty
Assistant Professor
A.S., Community College of Rhode Island
B.S., Bryant College

Sal Gelsomino
Assistant Professor
B.S., Providence College
M.A., Providence College

Timothy M. Henry
Associate Professor
B.S., United States Coast Guard Academy
M.S., Old Dominion University
Ph.D., University of Rhode Island

David Johnson
Assistant Professor
B.A., Rhode Island College
M.F.A., Lesley University

R. Scott Lambert
Associate Professor
A.S., Community College of Rhode Island
B.A., Rhode Island College
M.S., Nova Southeastern University

James McClure
Assistant Professor
B.A., Cogswell Polytechnical College

Vinny Ritoli
Instructor
A.S., New England Institute of Technology
B.F.A., American Intercontinental University

George Saban
Associate Professor
B.S., Cebu Institute of Technology
M.S., Bryant University

Bruce E. Staehle
Associate Professor
B.A., Culver-Stockton College
M.S., Nova Southeastern University


Marine Technology

Theodore D. Chamberlin
Instructor
A.S., Florida Institute of Technology
B.S., University of Rhode Island

Robert Kachanis
Assistant Professor
A.S., New England Institute of Technology
B.S., Rhode Island College


Mathematics and Sciences

John P. Mycroft
Associate Professor and Chair
B.A., Rhode Island College
Ph.D., University of Rhode Island

John Burger
Professor
B.S., Rochester Institute of Technology
M.A., Rhode Island College

Susan Shim Gorelick
Assistant Professor
B.S., Stony Brook University
M.S., The American University
Ph.D., University of Rhode Island
Adelphi University

Justine Moore
Assistant Professor
B.A., Rhode Island College
M.A., University of Rhode Island

Sharon Ryan
Assistant Professor
B.S., University of Rhode Island
M.A., Providence College
M.A.T., Providence College


Mechanical Engineering Technology

Jennifer Hurley
Associate Professor
B.S., University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth
M.S., University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth

Donald P. O’Keefe
Associate Professor
B.S., New York Institute of Technology
M.S., Pratt Institute (Brooklyn, NY)

Sheila Palmer
Assistant Professor
B.S.M.E., The Catholic University of America, Washington, DC
M.S., Georgia Institute of Technology
Ph.D., Georgia Institute of Technology

Andrea Unger
Instructor
A.S., New England Institute of Technology
B.S., University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth


Medical Laboratory Technology

Rebbecca Silva
Assistant Professor and Chair
B.S., University of Rhode Island
M.S., University of Rhode Island


Nursing

Dayle Joseph
Assistant Provost and Director of Nursing
B.S., Rhode Island College
M.Ed., Rhode Island College
M.S.N., University of Rhode Island
Ed.D., Boston University

Darlene E. Noret
Assistant Professor and Assistant Director of the RN Program
A.S., Community College of Rhode Island
B.S., Salve Regina University
M.S., University of Phoenix

Linda J. Del Vecchio-Gilbert
Associate Professor
B.S.N., University of Rhode Island
M.S.N., Emory University
D.N.P., Simmons College

Martha Griffin
Associate Professor
B.S.N., Salem State College
M.S.N., Boston College
Ph.D., University of Rhode Island

Matthew James
Instructor
A.S., Community College of Rhode Island
B.S.N., Rhode Island College
M.S., University of Rhode Island

Suzan Menihan
Assistant Professor
B.S.N., University of Rhode Island
M.S.N., University of Rhode Island

Deborah L. Milton
Instructor
B.S., Rhode Island College
M.S., University of Phoenix

Fatima Morel-Silva
Instructor
B.S., Rhode Island College
M.S., University of Rhode Island

Patricia Schneider
Instructor
B.S., Fisher College
M.S.N., Excelsior College

Mary Catherine Wharton
Assistant Professor
B.S., Georgetown University
M.S.N., University of Texas
M.A./C.A.G.S., Salve Regina University


Occupational Therapy

Carol A. Doehler
Professor and Chair
B.S., Quinnipiac University
M.S., University of New Hampshire

Mary Brinson
Assistant Professor
B.S., Indiana University
M.S., Boston University
O.T.D., Boston University

Nancy Dooley
Professor and Program Director for M.S. in
Occupational Therapy Program
B.S., Quinnipiac University
M.A., New York University
Ph.D., New York University

Randal Fedoruk
Associate Professor
B.S., University of Alberta
M.A., New York University
O.T.D., Rocky Mountain University

Cynthia Fuchs
Assistant Professor
B.S., Utica College of Syracuse University
California State University, Dominguez Hills

Joanne Jones
Associate Professor
A.S., Johnson and Wales University
B.S., University of Texas, Galveston
M.S., Texas Tech University
O.T.D., Rocky Mountain University

Rebecca Simon
Academic Fieldwork Coordinator
and Associate Professor
B.A., Stonehill College
M.S., Tufts University


Physical Therapist Assistant

Laurie A. Miner
Associate Professor and Chair
B.S., Ithaca College
M.S., State University of New York, Albany
Ph.D., State University of New York, Albany

Debra Adams
Assistant Professor
B.S., Quinnipiac University

Russell Benoit
Assistant Professor
B.S., University of Massachusetts, Lowell
M.S., University of Massachusetts, Lowell

Michael A. Favocci
Academic Coordinator of Clinical Education and
Assistant Professor
A.A.S., Newbury College
B.S., University of Rhode Island


Plumbing, Heating, and Refrigeration/Air Conditioning Technologies

Michael Markarian, Director
B.S., Suffolk University
M.B.A., Suffolk University


Heating Technology

Ron Como
Associate Professor and Chair
B.S., Rhode Island College

Clinton J. Shurtleff
Associate Professor
B.S., Rhode Island College


Plumbing Technology

John Tavanian
Assistant Professor
A.S., New England Institute of Technology
B.A., Rhode Island College


Refrigeration/Air Conditioning Technology

Richard J. Heffernan
Assistant Professor and Program Coordinator
A.S., New England Institute of Technology
B.S., Rhode Island College

Ernest Savastano
Assistant Professor
B.S., Rhode Island College

Brian Sullivan
Assistant Professor
A.S., New England Institute of Technology


Respiratory Care/Electronic Medical Records

Paul Mangino
Assistant Professor and Chair
B.S., Northeastern University
M.Ed., Johnson & Wales University
C.A.G.S., Johnson & Wales University
Ed.D., Johnson & Wales University


Surgical Technology

Lisa Reed
Professor and Chair
A.S., Bristol Community College
B.S., Rhode Island College
M.S., Salve Regina University

Charlene DiNobile
Professor
A.S., Community College of Rhode Island
B.S.N., Rhode Island College
M.Ed., Rhode Island College

Megan S. Treloar
Instructor
A.S., New England Institute of Technology
B.A., University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth


Veterinary Technology

Darlene Jones
Associate Professor and Chair
B.S., Louisiana State University
D.V.M., Louisiana State University

Donna Fortin Davidson
Assistant Professor
B.S., University of Rhode Island
D.V.M., Tufts University

Melanie Donnachie
Instructor
A.S., St. Petersburg College
B.S., Purdue University