Graduate School
Faculty

These members of the Alfred University Faculty are engaged in graduate instruction or research direction:

Business Administration
Counseling
Downstate
Education
Engineering
Fine Arts
School Psychology

Business Administration

Zong Dai
Associate Professor of Management Information Systems; D.B.A. (University of Manchester); M.B.A. (University of Saskatchewan); Graduate Diploma in Economics (Anhui University).

Frank Duserick
Professor of Business Administration; M.B.A. (Harvard University); B.S. (U.S. Naval Academy).

Jennifer Griffith
Assistant Professor of Management; Ph.D (University of Oklahoma).

Theresa Gunn
Assistant Professor of Accountancy; Ph.D (TUI University); M.B.A. (Alfred University); B.S. (Alfred University).

Ting Ting Huang
Assistant Professor of Finance; Ph.D. (University of Pittsburgh); M.B.A.

Wilfred V. Huang
Professor of Management Information Systems, M.B.A. Program Director; M.S., Ph.D. (State University of New York, Buffalo); B.S. (Purdue University).

Sangjoon Lee
Assistant Professor of Economics; Ph.D. (State University of New York at Buffalo); M.B.A (George Washington University); B.A. (Yonsei University- Seoul, Korea).

Grzegorz Pac
Assistant Professor of Economics; Ph.D. (University of Colorado); B.S. (St. Peter's College).

Bruce Rosenthal
Director, School of Business; Ph.D. (Philadelphia University of the Sciences); M.B.A. (Rutgers University); B.F.A. (Syracuse University).

Kamila Sobol
Assistant Professor of Marketing; Ph.D. (York University)

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Counseling

J. Stephen Byrne
Assistant Professor of Counseling; Practicum and Internship Director; M.A., Psy.D. (Marywood University), B.A. (Boston College).

Kevin A. Curtin
Assistant Professor of Counseling; Director, Graduate Counseling Program; Ph.D. (George Washington University), M.S. (Radford University), B.S. (St. John Fisher College).

Kasie R. Lee
Assistant Professor of Counseling; Ph.D. (University of North Texas), B.A., M.Ed. (Vanderbilt University)

Hannah Young
Associate Professor of Counseling and School Psychology; M.A., Psy.D. (Alfred University); B.A. (Houghton College).

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Extension Programs

Robert K. Bitting
Associate Professor of Counseling and Director, Public Administration Program and Associate Director for Academic Affairs, Downstate Extension Programs; Ph.D. (University of Buffalo); M.S.Ed. (Alfred University); B.A. (Thiel College) .

John D. Cerio
Professor of School Psychology and Director, Extension Programs; Ph.D. (Boston College); M.Ed. (St. Lawrence University); A.B. (Syracuse University).

Education

Corrie Burdick
Assistant Professor of Education, Ph.D. (Syracuse University) M.S. (Syracuse University); B.F.A. (Syracuse University).

Antonio Causarano
Assistant Professor of Education; Ph.D., M.A. (University of New Mexico); B.A. (University of Messina, Italy).

Ann Monroe-Baillargeon
Professor of Education; Director, Graduate Programs in Education; Ph D. (Syracuse University); M.S. (University of Southern Maine); B.A. (University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.)

David Terry
Assistant Professor of Education; Chair, Division of Education; Ph.D. (State University of New York at Buffalo); M.S.T. (University of Florida); B.S. (Hobart College).

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Engineering

Jalal Baghdadchi
Professor of Electrical Engineering, M.S., Ph.D. (North Carolina A&T University); B.S. (University of Massachusetts).

William M. Carty
John F. McMahon Professor and Program Chair of Ceramic Engineering and Glass Engineering Science, Ph.D. (Washington, Seattle); B.S., M.S. (University of Missouri, Rolla).

Alexis G. Clare
Professor of Glass Science, B.Sc., Ph.D., (Reading, England).

Alastair N. Cormack
VanDerck Frechette Professor of Ceramic Science, M.Sc., Ph.D. (University College of Wales); B.A., M.A. (University of Cambridge).

Doreen D. Edwards
Dean, Inamori School of Engineering, Professor of Materials Science and Engineering, Ph.D. (Northwestern University); B.S. (South Dakota School of Mines and Technology).

Jinghong Fan
Professor of Mechanical Engineering, M.S., Ph.D. (University of Cincinnati); B.S. (Shanghai Jiao Tong University).

Herbert Giesche
Associate Professor of Ceramic Engineering, Ph.D. (University of Mainz-Germany); M.S. (University of Mainz-Germany).

Matthew M. Hall
Associate Professor of Biomaterials and Glass Science, Director, Center for Advanced Ceramic Technology, Ph.D. Glass Science (Alfred University); M.S. Glass Science (Alfred University); B.S. Ceramic Engineering (University of Missouri-Rolla).

William C. LaCourse
Kruson Distinguished Professor of Glass Science, Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute); B.S., M.S. (State University of New York, Stony Brook).

Wallace B. Leigh
Professor of Electrical Engineering; Program Chair of Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Renewable Energy Engineering, Ph.D. (Northwestern University); B.S. (University of Utah).

Dawei Liu
Assistant Professor, Ph.D. (University of Washington, Seattle), B.S. (Nanjing University).

Nathan P. Mellott
Assistant Professor of Materials Science and Engineering, M.S., Ph.D. (The Pennsylvania State University), B.S. (Michigan State University).

Scott T. Misture
Professor of Materials Science and Engineering; Program Chair of Materials Science and Engineering, Biomaterials Engineering, and Director of Study Abroad and Student Exchange, B.S., Ph.D. (Alfred University).

Steven M. Pilgrim
Professor of Material Science and Engineering, B.S., Ph.D. (The Pennsylvania State University).

Joseph W. Rosiczowski
Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering, B.S., M.E., Ph.D. (Clarkson University).

S. K. Sundaram
Professor of Materials Science and Engineering, Ph.D. (Georgia Institute of Technology); M. Tech. (Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur).

Jianxin Tang
Professor of Electrical Engineering, Ph.D. (University of Connecticut); M.S. (University of Bridgeport); B.S. (Guangxi University).

Xing Wu Wang
Professor of Electrical Engineering, Ph.D. (State University of New York, Buffalo); M.S. (Hangzhou University, China); B.S. (Harbin Naval Engineering Institute, China).

Anthony W. Wren
Assistant Professor Materials Science and Engineering, M.Sc., Ph.D. (University of Limerick); B.Sc. (National University of Ireland, Maynooth).

Yiquan Wu
Assistant Professor of Materials Science and Engineering, Ph.D. (Imperial College), M.S. (Chinese Academy of Sciences and University of Science and Technology of China), B.S. (Wuhan University of Science and Technology).

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Fine Arts

Martha G. Anderson
Professor of Art History, Ph.D. (Indiana University); M.A. (New York University); B.A. (St. Olaf College).

Brian Arnold
Associate Professor of Photography, M.A. (Massachusetts College of Art); B.A. (The Colorado College).

Leslie Bellavance
Dean, School of Art and Design, M.F.A. (University of Chicago); B.F.A. (Tyler School of Art at Temple University).

Peer Bode
Professor of Video Arts, M.A.H. (State University of New York, Buffalo); B.A. (State University of New York, Binghamton).

Xiaowen Chen
Associate Professor of Printmaking, M.F.A./M.A. (Illinois State University); B.F.A. (Lu Xun Academy of Fine Arts).

Hope Childers
Assistant Professor of Art History, Ph.D. (University of California at Los Angeles), B.F.A. (Louisiana State University).

Will Contino
Assistant Professor of Print Media, M.F.A. (Maryland Institute College of Art); B.F.A. (New York State College of Ceramics, Alfred University).

Diane Cox
Associate Professor of Sculpture, Chair, Three Dimensional Studies, M.F.A.-Sculpture (School of the Art Institute of Chicago); B.A. (University of Colorado).

Anne Currier
Professor of Ceramic Art, M.F.A. (University of Washington); B.F.A. (School of the Art Institute of Chicago).

Andrew Deutsch
Professor of Sonic and Video Arts, M.F.A., (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute); B.F.A. (New York State College of Ceramics, Alfred University).

Kate Dimitrova
Assistant Professor of Art History, Ph.D. (University of Pittsburgh), B.A. (University of California, San Diego).

Gerar Edizel
Professor of Art History, Ph.D., M.A. (Cornell University); B.F.A. (State Academy of Applied Fine Arts).

Andrea Gill
Professor of Ceramic Art, M.F.A. (New York State College of Ceramics, Alfred University); B.F.A. (Rhode Island School of Design).

John Gill
Professor of Ceramic Art, M.F.A. (New York State College of Ceramics, Alfred University); B.F.A. (Kansas City Art Institute).

Wayne Higby
Robert C. Turner Chair of Ceramic Art, M.F.A. (University of Michigan); B.F.A. (University of Colorado).

Brett Hunter
Associate Professor of Sculpture, M.F.A. ( Bowling Green State University ), B.A. (Kalamazoo College).

Michelle Illuminato
Assistant Professor of Foundations, M.F.A (University of Wisconsin, Madison); B.F.A. (Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburg).

Coral Lambert
Associate Professor of Sculpture, M.F.A. (Manchester Metropolitan University, England); B.A. (Canterbury School of Art, England).

Barbara Lattanzi
Associate Professor of Expanded Media, M.A.H. (State University of New York, Buffalo); B.F.A. (School of Art Institute, Chicago).

Lise Lemeland
Associate Professor of Painting, M.F.A. (Hunter College); B.F.A. (San Francisco Art Institute); B.A. (Stanford University).

Judy Livingston
Associate Professor of Graphic Design, M.F.A., B.F.A. (University of Michigan).

Lydia McCarthy
Assistant Professor of Photography, M.F.A. (University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill), B.F.A. (Massachusetts College of Art).

Walter McConnell
Professor of Ceramic Art, M.F.A. (New York State College of Ceramics, Alfred University); B.F.A. (University of Connecticut).

Mary Drach McInnes
Professor of Art History, Ph.D., M.A. (Boston University); B.A. (University of California, Berkeley).

Stephanie McMahon
Assistant Professor of Drawing and Painting, M.F.A. (University of Texas at Austin); B.F.A.( New York State College of Ceramics, Alfred University).

Theodore Morgan
Professor of Printmaking, M.F.A. (Ohio University); B.F.A. (Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo).

Angus Powers
Associate Professor of Glass Art, M.F.A. (Tyler School of Art at Temple University); B.F.A. (New York State College of Ceramics, Alfred University.)

Joseph Scheer
Professor of Printmaking, M.F.A., M.A. (University of New Mexico); B.F.A. (New York State College of Ceramics, Alfred University).

Linda Sikora
Professor of Ceramic Art, M.F.A. (University of Michigan); B.F.A. (Nova Scotia College of Art and Design).

Angie To
Associate Professor of Art, M.F.A. (Ohio State University); D.F.A. (Alberta College of Art and Design-Canada).

Kevin Wixted
Professor of Painting, M.A., B.A. (Bloomsburg University).

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School Psychology

Jana Atlas
Professor of School Psychology, Ph.D. (Wayne State University); M.S.W. (State University of New York, Albany); B.A. (State University of New York, Binghamton).

Stacy Bender
Assistant Professor of School Psychology; Ph.D. (Michigan State University)

Kevin A. Curtin
Assistant Professor of Counseling, Ph.D. (George Washington University), M.S. (Radford University), B.S. (St. John Fisher College).

Nancy J. Evangelista
Associate Provost and Dean of Graduate Studies; Professor of School Psychology; M.S., Ph.D., (Syracuse University); B.A. (Western Michigan University).

Ellen Faherty
Clinical Associate Professor, Director, Lea R. Powell Institute for Children & Families, Psy.D. (State University of New York at Albany); Ed.M. (Temple University); B.S. ( Pennsylvania State University).

Mark Fugate
Associate Professor of School Psychology, Ph.D. (Lehigh University); M.A. (Indiana University of Pennsylvania); B.A. (Oral Roberts University).

Edward Gaughan
Powell Professor of Psychology and Schooling, Ed.M., Ph.D. (Temple University); B.A. (King's College).

Cris Lauback
Associate Professor of School Psychology, Program Director, M.A., Psy.D. (Alfred University); A.B. (Colgate University).

Lynn M. O’Connell
Associate Professor of School Psychology, Psy.D. (Alfred University); B.A. (State University of New York at Plattsburgh).

Hannah Young
Assistant Professor of Counseling; Director, Graduate Counseling Program; M.A., Psy.D. (Alfred University); B.A. (Houghton College).

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