Faculty Directory

Department Chairs
Allied Health / Dental / SciencesDiana B. Himmel
Academic StrategiesMarguerite Yawin
ArtCarianne Garside
Business & TechnologyCandace M. Clark
HumanitiesCarol Mahmood
Mathematics & ScienceSusan Ricciuti & Dr. Robert Smith
Social SciencesDr. Francis Coan
Program Coordinators
Business AdministrationAmy Feest
Business Office TechnologyCandace M. Clark
CommunicationPatrice C. Hamilton
Computer Information SystemsAndre Blaszczynski
Criminal JusticeJessica Waterhouse-Van Wie
D.A.R.C.Harriet Cianci
Dental AssistingErin Annecharico
Early Childhood EducationJacalyn Coyne
EngineeringGregory D. Szepanski
Liberal ArtsDr. George Sebastian-Coleman
General StudiesDr. Rafaele Fierro
Graphic DesignStephen A. Klema
Human ServicesDr. Colleen A. Richard
PhotographyWilliam J. Kluba
TechnologyGregory D. Szepanski
WritingSally Terrell
Visual Fine ArtsWilliam J. Kluba
Academic Discipline Coordinators
ESL / LanguagesPaula Baird

Jesse Abbot
Associate Professor of Philosophy, English
B.A., Bard College; M.F.A., Brown University.
Erin Annecharico
Assistant Professor of Dental Assisting
C.D.A., Tunxis Community College; R.D.H., B.S., University of Rhode Island; M.S., Saint Joseph College.
Paula Baird
Associate Professor of English as a Second Language
B.A., Purdue University; M.A., University of Connecticut.
Andre Blaszczynski
Professor of Business Administration, Economics
B.A., M.A., University of Connecticut; M.B.A., Rensselaer Polytechnic Inst.
Barbara Boccaccio
Professor of Psychology
B.A., California State University; M.A., Springfield College; Ph.D., University of Connecticut.
Debbie Bradford
Lecturer in Developmental English
Academic Strategies
Robert Brown
Professor of English, History
B.A., University of Virginia; M.A., University of Connecticut.
Terry Cassidy
Associate Professor of English
B.A., University of New Hampshire; M.Ed., Northeastern University; Ed.D., University of Hartford.
Lisa Celona
Associate Professor of Foreign Language, Academic Advising
B.A., Williams College; M.A., Central Connecticut State University.
Jean-Marc Cenet
Professor of Mathematics
B.A., DePauw University; M.A.T., Ed.S., Indiana University.
Harriet Cianci
Professor of Drug and Alcohol Recovery Counselor Program, Drug and Alcohol Recovery Counselor
A.A., Berkshire Community College; A.S. Tunxis Community College; B.A., Charter Oak College; M.A., Lesley College; Ph.D., Northcentral University.
Candace Clark
Professor of Business Office Technology
A.S., Tunxis Community College; B.S., M.S., Central Connecticut State University.
Robert Clark
Associate Professor of Mathematics
B.S., M.S., University of Connecticut.
Marie Clucas
Instructor of Sociology, Foreign Language
B.A., University of Connecticut; M.S., Oxford University, U.K.; Ph.D., University of Warwick, U.K.
Francis Coan
Professor of History
B.A., M.A., Central Connecticut State University; Ph.D., University of Connecticut.
Edward Cook
Professor of Chemistry, Science
A.B., Clark University; Ph.D., University of Colorado.
Jacalyn Coyne
Professor of Early Childhood Education
A.S., Southern Connecticut State University; B.A.L.S., Lesley University; M.A.L.S., Wesleyan University.
Peter DeNegre
Assistant Professor of English
Richard Edwards
Professor of Sociology
B.S., University of Wales; M.A., University of New Hampshire.
Stephen Ersinghaus
Professor of English
B.A., M.F.A., University of Texas.
Rafaele Fierro
Associate Professor of History
B.A., Trinity College; Ph.D., University of Connecticut.
Carianne Garside
Assistant Professor of Fine Arts
B.F.A. Alfred University, M.A, M.F.A. University of Iowa.
Susan Gentry
Associate Professor of English
B.A., Montclair State University; M.A., San Francisco State University.
Robert Hadley
Instructor of Physics, Science
Physics, Science
Patrice Hamilton
Associate Professor of English
B.S., Fitchburg State College; M.A., California State University, Northridge.
Diana Himmel
Professor of Dental Hygiene, Allied Health
A.S., R.D.H., B.S., University of Vermont; M.S., Southern Connecticut State University.
Gary Jacobs
Professor of Dental Assisting
A.S., Tunxis Community College; B.S., Central Connecticut State University; M.P.A., University of Hartford.
Patricia Johnson
Associate Professor of Dental Hygiene
A.S., B.S., Pennsylvania College of Technology; M.S., University of New Haven.
Elizabeth Keifer
Professor of English
B.A., University of Massachusetts; M.A., Miami University.
Lucy Kiermaier
Assistant Professor of Early Childhood Education
B.A., Rider College; M.A., Wheelock College.
Stephen Klema
Professor of Graphic Design
B.F.A., Atlanta College of Arts; M.F.A., Hartford Art School, University of Hartford.
William Kluba
Professor of Fine Arts
B.A., M.A., M.F.A., University of Wisconsin, Madison.
Robin Knowles
Associate Professor of Dental Hygiene
A.S., B.S., University of Bridgeport; M.P.H., University of Connecticut.
John Kriscenski
Professor of Business Administration, Computer Information Systems
B.A., Central Connecticut State University; M.S.P.A., University of Hartford; J.D., Western New England College, School of Law; Attorney, State of Connecticut.
David Lardie
Professor of Accounting
B.B.A., Western Connecticut State University; M.S.P.A., University of Hartford; C.P.A., State of Connecticut.
Lynn Laskowski
Associate Professor of Biology
B.S., Trinity College; M.S., Yale University
Carol Mahmood
Professor of English
B.A., M.A. University of Connecticut; M.B.A., University of Hartford.
Renald Marchand
Instructor of Criminal Justice
B.S Western Connecticut State University, M.S. University of New Haven
Mark Milewski
Instructor of Business, Business Administration
B.A., Syracuse University; M.A., University of Connecticut; M.B.A. Bentley University.
Hendree Milward
Associate Professor of Mathematics
B.S., University of Arizona; M.A., Central Connecticut State University.
Michael Moore
Professor of Mathematics
B.S., Central Connecticut State University; M.S., Southern Connecticut State University.
Linda Navitsky
Professor of Biology
B.A., M.A., University of Connecticut.
Julie Nocera
Associate Professor of Allied Health/Dental Hygiene, Allied Health, Dental Hygiene
A.S., Fones School of Dental Hygiene, University of Bridgeport; R.D.H., B.S., M.S., Central Connecticut State University.
Susan Ricciuti
Associate Professor of Mathematics
B.A., Boston College; M.S., University of Connecticut.
James Schlatter
Assistant Professor of English
B.S., Florida State University; M.F.A., University of Massachusetts.
George Sebastian-Coleman
Associate Professor of English
M.A., University of California Berkley, B.F.A., Drake University; Ph.D., University of Notre Dame.
Mahendra Shah
Professor of Computer Science, Computer Information Systems
B.S., University of Bombay, India; M.B.A., University of Bridgeport.
Robert Smith
Assistant Professor of Biology
B.S., Colorado School of Mines; Ph.D., University of Connecticut.
Nicholas Stugard
Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Rebecca Sullivan
Professor of Allied Health, Dental Hygiene
Dental Assisting Certificate, St. Louis Community College; A.A.S., Bergen Community College; R.D.H., B.S., Columbia University ; Ed.M., Rutgers University.
Gregory Szepanski
Assistant Professor of Engineering/Technology
A.S., Hartford State Technical College; B.S., University of Hartford; M.S., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.
Sally Terrell
Professor of English
B.S. Manhattanville College; M.A., Trinity College.
Claudia Turcotte
Professor of Dental Hygiene
R.D.H., B.S., University of Bridgeport; M.S., Old Dominion University.
Jessica Waterhouse–Van Wie
Associate Professor of Criminal Justice
A.S., B.S., M.A., John Jay College of Criminal Justice, City University of New York.
Jennifer Wittke
Instructor of English
B.A., Eastern Connecticut State University; M.A., University of Sussex, U.K.
Marguerite Yawin
Professor of English
B.A., Wesleyan University; M.S., Central Connecticut State University.

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