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Lloyd Ackert
Contact
Associate Teaching Professor of History
5011 MacAlister
lta24@drexel.edu
215.895.0993
Research & Teaching Interests

History of science & technology, ecology, Russian science

Department
  • Department of History
  • Center for Science, Technology and Society
Professor Anthony Addison
Contact
Professor
Disque Hall 418
addisona@drexel.edu
215.895.2646
Research & Teaching Interests

Inorganic and Biophysical Chemistry: Molecular architecture of oxygen-binding and electron transfer metalloproteins; synthesis and chemistry of biomimetic inorganic complexes; electrochemistry of small molecules, electron spin resonance spectroscopy of copper(II) compounds, spectroscopy of metalloproteins.

Department
  • Department of Chemistry
Stacey Ake
Contact
Co-Director, Certificate Program in Medical Humanities; Associate Teaching Professor of Philosophy
5023 MacAlister Hall
sea29@drexel.edu
215.895.6819
Research & Teaching Interests

Ethics, Semiotics, Existentialism

Department
  • Department of English and Philosophy
Michael Akins
Contact
Assistant Professor
PISB 319
mra69@drexel.edu
215.571.4453
Research & Teaching Interests Experience-dependent plasticity in the mammalian nervous system; post-transcriptional regulation of gene expression in neurons Department
  • Department of Biology
Peter Amato
Contact
Director, Programs in Philosophy; Teaching Professor of Philosophy
5030 MacAlister Hall
peterama@drexel.edu
215.895.1353
Research & Teaching Interests

Ethics; Social and Political Philosophy, Philosophy in Literature

Department
  • Department of English and Philosophy
  • Center for Science, Technology and Society
David Ambrose
Contact
Professor
Tenure

Korman Center 272
dma68@drexel.edu
215.895.6247
Research & Teaching Interests Applied analysis and scientific computing for nonlinear systems of partial differential equations, especially free-surface problems in fluid dynamics Department
  • Department of Mathematics
Shivanthi Anandan, Phi
Contact
Associate Professor
PISB 320
anandans@drexel.edu
215.895.2631
Research & Teaching Interests My research program uses molecular genetic and classical microbial genetics to study signal transduction pathways in marine and freshwater cyanobacteria. Department
  • Department of Biology
Alexey Aprelev, PhD
Contact
Assistant Teaching Professor
Disque Hall 924
aprelev@drexel.edu
215.895.2716
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Physics
Jason Aran
Contact
Assistant Teaching Professor
Korman Center 258
jsa33@drexel.edu
215.571.3585
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Mathematics
Loren Argabright, PhD
Contact
Professor Emeritus


Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Mathematics
Jan Armon
Contact
Associate Teaching Professor of English
5038 MacAlister Hall
jan.armon@drexel.edu
215.895.1961
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of English and Philosophy
Dr. Valarie Arms
Contact
Professor Emeritus
5047 MacAlister Hall
armsvm@drexel.edu
215.895.2444
Research & Teaching Interests

Rhetoric and Composition

Department
  • Department of English and Philosophy
Dr. Richard Astro
Contact
Department Head; Provost Emeritus; Distinguished Professor of English
5064 MacAlister Hall
astro@drexel.edu
215.895.2583
Research & Teaching Interests

20th Century American Fiction; 18th Century British Poetry; Sports and Social Issues

Department
  • Department of English and Philosophy
Phillip Ayoub, PhD
Contact
Assistant Professor
3025 MacAlister Hall
payoub@gmail.com
215.895.2495
Research & Teaching Interests

Transnational politics, social movements, gender and politics, international norm diffusion, and human rights.

Department
  • Department of Politics
Contact
Associate Teaching Professor of Health Administration

jfb83@drexel.edu
Research & Teaching Interests

Healthcare, medicine and ethics; aging and neurodegenerative diseases; science and technology studies

Department
  • Center for Science, Technology and Society
Susan Bell, PhD
Contact
Department Head and Professor of Sociology
3600 Market Street, Rm 722
susan.bell@drexel.edu
215.571.3266
Research & Teaching Interests

Sociology of health and illness; global and transnational health; reproductive health, rights and justice; experience of illness; narrative; visual sociology


Department
  • Department of Sociology
Dr. Joseph Bentz
Contact
Professor
PISB 416
bentzj@drexel.edu
215.895.1513
Research & Teaching Interests Biophysics of Cell Membrane Function - Membrane Transport by Multidrug Resistance Proteins, chanisms of Membrane Fusion, Peptide/Protein-Membrane Interactions
Department
  • Department of Biology
Donald Bersoff
Contact
Professor Emeritus
Kline School of Law, Room 271
Donald.Bersoff@drexel.edu
215.571.4819
Research & Teaching Interests

Legal and ethical issues in mental health; developmental disabilities and education; ethics and the law

Department
  • Department of Psychology
Dr. John Bethea
Contact
Department Head, Professor
PISB 123.04
jrb445@drexel.edu
215.895.2624
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Biology
Debjani Bhattacharyya, PhD
Contact
Assistant Professor of History
5025 MacAlister Hall
db893@drexel.edu
215.895.0992
Research & Teaching Interests

South Asian History, Urban and Environmental Studies, Legal History, Transnational History, Postcolonial Theory, Subaltern Studies, History of Modern Economic Thought and Feminist History.

Department
  • Department of History
Joseph Bentz , Ph.D.
Contact
Research Professor, Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science; Director, Laboratory of Pinelands Research
PISB 315
walter.f.bien@drexel.edu
215.895.2266
Research & Teaching Interests Community ecology (New Jersey Pine Barrens); fire ecology; natural resource management; restoration ecology; conservation biology with special interest in rare plants and the spatial ecology of the Northern pine snake. Department
  • Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science
Kenneth Bingham
Contact
Teaching Professor of English
5038 MacAlister
kenneth.bingham@drexel.edu
215.895.2441
Research & Teaching Interests

Freshman Writing; Engineering Ethics; Literature of Baseball

Department
  • Department of English and Philosophy
Ronald Bishop
Contact
Professor of Communication
3201 Arch Street, Suite 100, Room 148
bishoprc@drexel.edu
215.895.1823
Research & Teaching Interests

Investigative reporting, sports journalism, journalism history, journalism sourcing patterns, textual narrative and ideological analysis, cultural history of fame.


Department
  • Department of Communication
Dr. Carolyn Bitzer
Contact
Adjunct Faculty, Women's and Gender Studies
MacAlister 3031
ccb57@drexel.edu
Research & Teaching Interests

Curriculum design and delivery, strategic planning and program management, real world assessment and evaluation, women's and gender studies pedagogy, feminist new media for instructional use, linking instructional methods and outcome goals, qualitative research, multigenerational gender equity in sustainable development

Department
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
Jonah Blasiak
Contact
Assistant Professor
Tenure

Korman Center 275
jdb395@drexel.edu
215.895.6217
Research & Teaching Interests Algebraic Combinatorics, Representation Theory, and Complexity Theory Department
  • Department of Mathematics
Joan Blumberg
Contact
Instructor of Communication
3201 Arch Street, Suite 100, Room 157
jwb28@drexel.edu
215.895.6351
Research & Teaching Interests

Publishing, electronic publishing, publishing and communications, publishing and mass-media

Department
  • Department of Communication
Cathy Bolton
Contact
Assistant Teaching Professor
Stratton 208
cathy.h.bolton@drexel.edu
215.571.3928
Research & Teaching Interests

Program Evaluation in healthcare, supportive housing, and government-based social services; Design of performance metrics for quality assessment and clinical outcomes; Development of Quality Assurance Programs; Management of Analytic and Performance Improvement Teams in Healthcare

Department
  • Department of Psychology
Valerie Booth
Contact
Assistant Teaching Professor of English
5064 MacAlister Hall
vab42@drexel.edu
215.895.2583
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of English and Philosophy
Shyamalendu Bose
Contact
Professor Emeritus
Disque Hall 915
bose@drexel.edu
215.895.2043
Research & Teaching Interests Nanoscience, high-temperature superconductivity, theory of surfaces and interfaces, disordered systems, electron and X-ray spectroscopies of solids Department
  • Department of Physics
Robert Boyer
Contact
Undergraduate Adviser; Professor
Tenure

Korman Center 276
boyerrp@drexel.edu
215.895.1854
Research & Teaching Interests Functional Analysis, C* Algebras, and the Theory of Group Representations Department
  • Department of Mathematics
Congressman Brendan Boyle
Contact
Pennsylvania State Representative, District 170; Adjunct Professor

Bboyle@pahouse.net
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Center for Public Policy
Valerie Bracchi-Ricard
Contact
Assistant Research Professor
PISB 413
vcb33@drexel.edu
215.571.3785
Research & Teaching Interests Spinal cord injury, Neuroinflammation Department
  • Department of Biology
Dr. Raymond Brebach
Contact
Professor Emeritus
5049 MacAlister Hall
brebach@drexel.edu
215.895.2446
Research & Teaching Interests

Modern British Fiction; The Novel; Textual Studies

Department
  • Department of English and Philosophy
Eric Brewe
Contact
Associate Professor of Physics and Science Education
Disque Hall 918
eric.brewe@drexel.edu
215.895.2779
Research & Teaching Interests Physics Education Research, Introductory course reform, Network analysis in learning, Neuromechanisms of learning Department
  • Department of Physics
Eric Brose
Contact
Professor Emeritus
3021 MacAlister
broseed@drexel.edu
(215) 895-6789
Research & Teaching Interests

German & European history

Department
  • Department of History
Michael Brown
Contact
Affiliated Research Faculty
3101 Market Street, 2nd Floor
mpb96@drexel.edu
Research & Teaching Interests

Philosophy of Technology, Ontology and Epistemology, Social and Political Economies, FreeSchools

Department
  • Center for Science, Technology and Society
Robert J. Brulle, PhD
Contact
Professor of Sociology and Environmental Science; Associate Professor of Public Health (School of PH)
3600 Market Street, Room 735
brullerj@drexel.edu
215.895.2294
Research & Teaching Interests

Environmental policy and politics, critical theory, marine risk, social movements, environmental sociology.

Department
  • Department of Sociology
  • Center for Science, Technology and Society
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Professor Emeritus


Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Mathematics
Meghan Butryn
Contact
Associate Professor
Stratton 286
mlb34@drexel.edu
215.553.7108
Research & Teaching Interests

Obesity treatment; physical activity promotion; lifestyle modification; eating disorders prevention; behavioral therapy; acceptance and commitment therapy

Department
  • Department of Psychology
Zoltan Buzas
Contact
Assistant Professor
3025 MacAlister Hall
zib23@drexel.edu
215.895.2477
Research & Teaching Interests

International relations theory, international law and norms, international security, race and international politics

Department
  • Department of Politics
James Calkins, PhD
Contact
Professor Emeritus


Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Psychology
Andre Carrington, PhD
Contact
Assistant Professor of English
5056 MacAlister Hall
profcarrington@drexel.edu
215.571.4344
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of English and Philosophy
No Photo Available
Contact
Associate Professor of Philosophy
5031 MacAlister Hall
catudal@drexel.edu
215.895.2719
Research & Teaching Interests

Philosophy, Epistemology, Aesthetics

Department
  • Department of English and Philosophy
Anne Cecil
Contact
Director, Design & Merchandising, Westphal
URBN Center, 110C
acc27@drexel.edu
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
Dorothy Charbonnier
Contact
Assistant Teaching Professor
Stratton 210
dorothy.r.charbonnier@drexel.edu
215.571.4407
Research & Teaching Interests

International education, writing, research methodology, AIDS and Alzheimer’s disease

Department
  • Department of Psychology
Dr. Don Charles
Contact
Teaching Professor, Department of Biodiversity, Earth & Environmental Science; Senior Scientist and Section Leader, Phycology Section, Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
Patrick Center, Academy of Natural Sciences
dfc63@drexel.edu
215.299.1090
Research & Teaching Interests Applied freshwater ecology; use of diatoms as ecological indicators; paleolimnology; water quality assessment, eutrophication, climate change Department
  • Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science
Douglas Chute
Contact
Louis and Bessie Stein Fellow; Professor of Neuropsychology; Faculty Coordinator of ePsychology
Stratton 218
chute@drexel.edu
215.895.6111
Research & Teaching Interests

Neuropsychology and rehabilitation; Technological applications for the cognitively compromised and those with acquired brain injuries

Department
  • Department of Psychology
Dr. George Ciccariello-Maher
Contact
Associate Professor
3025 MacAlister
gjc43@drexel.edu
215.895.1017
Research & Teaching Interests

Colonialism, social movements, political theory, Latin America, and race and racism

Department
  • Department of Politics
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
Patrick Clarke
Contact
Assistant Professor
Tenure

Korman Center 269
pclarke@math.drexel.edu
215.571.3584
Research & Teaching Interests Homological Mirror Symmetry, Landau-Ginzburg Models, Algebraic Geometry, Symplectic Geometry Department
  • Department of Mathematics
Contact
Assistant Professor, School of Education; Case Study Advisor; Center for Public Policy
One Drexel Plaza, Ste. 148
Rebecca.A.Clothey@drexel.edu
215.895.5931
Research & Teaching Interests

Higher education; international education; education policy; equity and access

Department
  • Center for Public Policy
Jessica Cohen, PhD
Contact
Associate Teaching Professor
3600 Market Street, Room 723
jac595@drexel.edu
215.895.0482
Research & Teaching Interests

Family demography

Department
  • Department of Sociology
Dr. Paula Cohen
Contact
Distinguished Professor of English; Dean of the Pennoni Honors College; Co-Editor of the Journal of Modern Literature; Host of The Drexel InterView
5046 MacAlister Hall
cohenpm@drexel.edu
215.895.1266
Research & Teaching Interests

Nineteenth- and Early Twentieth-Century English and American Literature; Film Studies

Department
  • Department of English and Philosophy
Ilker Cola
Contact
Visiting Assistant Professor
Korman 254
iec26@drexel.edu
215.895.6264
Research & Teaching Interests ODE's, Dynamical Systems, Evolution of Social Behavior Department
  • Department of Mathematics
Carol Collier
Contact
Director, Environmental Studies and Sustainability Program (ENSS), Department of Biodiversity, Earth & Environmental Science
Senior Advisor for Watershed Management & Policy, Patrick Center for Environmental Research, The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University

crc92@drexel.edu
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science
John Coppola
Contact
Adjunct Instructor

jpc48@drexel.edu
215.895.2668
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Mathematics
Rose Corrigan
Contact
Associate Professor
School of Law, Room 265
rose.corrigan@drexel.edu
215.571.4736
Research & Teaching Interests

Women and politics, public law, American politics and policy

Department
  • Department of Politics
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
Karen Cristiano
Contact
Assistant Department Head of Communication; Associate Teaching Professor of Communication
3201 Arch Street, Suite 100, Room 166
kc42@drexel.edu
215.895.2374
Research & Teaching Interests

Journalism, medical writing, feature writing, copy editing, mass media and society.

Department
  • Department of Communication
Jason Cross, PhD
Contact
Assistant Teaching Professor
Disque Hall 506
jpc359@drexel.edu
215.895.2641
Research & Teaching Interests

Luminescent lanthanide complexes

Department
  • Department of Chemistry
Luis Cruz Cruz
Contact
Associate Professor
Disque Hall 912
ccruz@physics.drexel.edu
215.895.2739
Research & Teaching Interests Computational studies of confinement effects on the folding of amyloidogenic proteins, spatial correlations of neurons in the brain, firing dynamics of neuronal networks, fluid flow through porous media Department
  • Department of Physics
Ted Daeschler
Contact
Associate Professor, Department of Biodiversity, Earth & Environmental Science; Associate Curator of Vertebrate Zoology, Vice President for Systematic Biology and the Library, Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University 
The Academy of Natural Sciences
ebd29@drexel.edu
215.299.1133
Research & Teaching Interests Vertebrate paleontology, specifically vertebrate fauna of the Late Devonian Period in eastern North America Department
  • Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science
Brian Daly
Contact
Director, Clinical Training; Associate Professor
Stratton 290
brian.daly@drexel.edu
215.571.4252
Research & Teaching Interests

Evidence-based psychosocial interventions for youth; school mental health promotion; prevention and resiliency in urban youth; assessment and treatment of children with chronic illness; and, adolescent risk behaviors.

Department
  • Department of Psychology
Dr. Peter DeCarlo
Contact
Assistant Professor
Alumni Engineering Labs 280-C
pfd33@drexel.edu
215.895.2345
Research & Teaching Interests

Outdoor air quality, particulate matter size and composition instrumentation and measurements, source apportionment of ambient particulate matter, climate impacts of particulate matter

Department
  • Department of Chemistry
David DeMatteo
Contact
Director of JD/PhD Program; Associate Professor
Stratton 338
David.DeMatteo@drexel.edu
215.553.7107
Research & Teaching Interests

Psychopathy, forensic mental health assessment, testing in forensic assessment contexts, and drug policy research

Department
Ashley Dickinson, PhD
Contact
Assistant Teaching Professor
3401 Market Street, Room 110-E
ald393@drexel.edu
215.895.6150
Research & Teaching Interests

Corrections, offender rehabilitation, offender classification, risk management, gender and crime

Department
  • Department of Criminology and Justice Studies
Richardson Dilworth, PhD
Contact
Interim Department Head, Department of Politics; Director, Center for Public Policy; Professor
3600 Market Street, Room 731
dilworth@drexel.edu
215.895.2471
Research & Teaching Interests

American political development, urban politics, public policy

Department
  • Department of Politics
  • Center for Public Policy
Lisa Farley
Contact
Associate Teaching Professor of English
5059 MacAlister Hall
dimaiola@drexel.edu
Research & Teaching Interests

English as a Second Language

Department
  • Department of English and Philosophy
Dr. N. John DiNardo
Contact
Senior Vice Provost for Academic Affairs; Professor
Main Building - Office of the Provost
dinardo@drexel.edu
215.895.2510
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Physics
Michelle Dolinski
Contact
Assistant Professor
Disque Hall 913
michelle.j.dolinski@drexel.edu
215.895.6860
Research & Teaching Interests Neutrino Physics, Rare Nuclear Decays, Cryogenic Detector Technologies Department
  • Department of Physics
Robert D'Ovidio, PhD
Contact
Associate Dean for Humanities and Social Science Research and Graduate Education; Associate Professor of Criminology and Justice Studies
3401 Market Street, Room 110-A
robert.dovidio@drexel.edu
215.895.1803
Research & Teaching Interests

The intersection of computer technology, crime and the criminal justice system.

Department
  • Department of Criminology and Justice Studies
  • Center for Science, Technology and Society
Dan Driscoll
Contact
Teaching Professor of English; Associate Director, Writing Center
5013 MacAlister Hall
dwd27@drexel.edu
215.571.6778
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of English and Philosophy
Daniel Duran
Contact
Assistant Teaching Professor, Department of Biodiversity, Earth & Environmental Science
PISB 315
dpd56@drexel.edu
215.895.6441
Research & Teaching Interests Phylogeography, speciation, molecular ecology, and conservation genetics of insects Department
  • Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science
Laura E. Duwel, Ph.D.
Contact
Assistant Department Head, Teaching Professor
PISB 219
l.duwel@drexel.edu
215.895.2636
Research & Teaching Interests Undergraduate Education Department
  • Department of Biology
Brenda Dyer
Contact
Associate Teaching Professor of French
Language and Communication Center 212B
bad24@drexel.edu
215.895.6281
Research & Teaching Interests

Language acquisition pedagogy, teaching writing, seventeenth and eighteenth century French literature, women writers, translation.

Department
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
Mary Ebeling
Contact
Director, Women's and Gender Studies; Associate Professor of Sociology; Graduate Faculty Member, Communication, Culture & Media
3600 Market Street, Room 721
mfe@drexel.edu
215.895.6145
Research & Teaching Interests

Sociology of science and technology, data brokers and big data, healthcare privacy, marketing communication, medicine, health, knowledge and power in late capital, the production of value and alternatives, anarchism and democratic potentials of artist-run spaces, collectives and feminist methodologies

Department
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
  • Center for Science, Technology and Society
  • Department of Sociology
Felice Elefant , Ph.D.
Contact
Associate Professor
PISB 317
fe22@drexel.edu
215.895.0220
Research & Teaching Interests Epigenetic regulation of higher order brain function. Department
  • Department of Biology
No Photo Available
Contact
Assistant Teaching Professor of English
5062 MacAlister Hall
ake25@drexel.edu
215.895.6833
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of English and Philosophy
Nomi Eve
Contact
Assistant Teaching Professor

nae28@drexel.edu
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of English and Philosophy
Fafarman
Contact
Assistant Professor, Department of Chemical & Biological Engineering
Center for Automation Technology, 486
fafarman@drexel.edu
215.895.5818
Research & Teaching Interests

Nanocrystal synthesis and surface chemistry. Self- and directed-assembly of nanocrystal solids for use as energy conversion materials. Ultra-fast and steady state spectroscopy to study the behavior of electrons in semiconductor nanocrystals.

Department
  • Department of Chemistry
Daryl Falco
Contact
Associate Teaching Professor
Korman Center 258
dlf25@drexel.edu
215.571.3585
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Mathematics
Raymond Favocci
Contact
Assistant Teaching Professor
Korman Center 226
rjf23@drexel.edu
215.895.2851
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Mathematics
Dr. Frank Ferrone
Contact
Professor
Disque Hall 922
fferrone@physics.drexel.edu
215.895.2778
Research & Teaching Interests Experimental and theoretical protein dynamics, kinetics of biological self-assembly, including sickle cell and Alzheimer's disease, sickle cell testing and diagnostic devices Department
  • Department of Physics
Ewaugh Fields, EdD
Contact
Dean Emeritus; Professor Emeritus


Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Mathematics
Robert Finegan
Contact
Associate Teaching Professor of English
5038 MacAlister
fineganr@drexel.edu
215.895.2441
Research & Teaching Interests

Freshman Writing; Technical and Creative Writing

Department
  • Department of English and Philosophy
Leonard Finegold
Contact
Professor Emeritus
Disque Hall 915
leonard.x.finegold@drexel.edu
215.895.2740
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Physics
Alexis Finger
Contact
Associate Teaching Professor of English
109 Language and Communication Center
fingerag@drexel.edu
215.895.6818
Research & Teaching Interests

Speech Education

Department
  • Department of English and Philosophy
Roman Fischer, PhD
Contact
Assistant Research Professor
PISB 413
roman.fischer@drexel.edu
215.571.3785
Research & Teaching Interests

Protein engineering, immunology, neuroimmunology, neurology

Department
  • Department of Biology
Fraser Fleming, PhD
Contact
Department Head and Professor of Chemistry
Disque Hall 306
fraser.f.fleming@drexel.edu
215.895.2644
Research & Teaching Interests Rapidly constructing biologically relevant scaffolds as potential pharmaceutical leads, metalated nitriles as potent nucleophiles for hindered bond construction, metalated isocyanides as precursors to peptide mimics Department
  • Department of Chemistry
Joe Foley, PhD
Contact
Professor
Disque Hall 212
jfoley@drexel.edu
215.895.6218
Research & Teaching Interests

Separation science and analytical chemistry, with an emphasis on the fundamentals and applications of pressure- or voltage-driven liquid-phase separation techniques including ultra-high pressure liquid chromatography and capillary electrophoresis.

Department
  • Department of Chemistry
Evan Forman
Contact
Professor
Stratton 282
evan.forman@drexel.edu
215.553.7113
Research & Teaching Interests

Clinical Psychology; Mechanisms and measurement of psychotherapy outcome; Cognitive-behavioral and acceptance based psychotherapies; The development and evaluation of acceptance-based interventions for health behavior change (for problems of obesity and cardiac disease) as well as mood and anxiety disorders; Neurocognition of eating

Department
  • Department of Psychology
Richard Forney
Contact
Instructor of Communication
3201 Arch Street, Suite 100, Room 153
rjf39@drexel.edu
215.571.4334
Research & Teaching Interests Broadcast Journalism Technology; Effects of new technologies on personal and corporate communication skills; Effects of Media on Children and Adolescent learning and behavior Department
  • Department of Communication
Valerie Fox
Contact
Teaching Professor of English; Founding Editor, Press 1
5023 MacAlister Hall
valerie.fox@drexel.edu
215.571.4364
Research & Teaching Interests

Twentieth Century Drama; Modern and Contemporary American Poetry; Freshman Writing

Department
  • Department of English and Philosophy
Alexander Friedlander
Contact
Associate Dean for Undergraduate Education in the College of Arts and Sciences; Interim Department Head, Department of Communication; Associate Professor of Rhetoric and Communication
Dean's Office [CoAS], 4th fl MacAlister
sandy@drexel.edu
215.895.2602
Research & Teaching Interests

Rhetorical theory and practice, document design, writing and technology.

Department
  • Department of Communication
Edward Fristrom
Contact
Co-Director, Certificate Program in Medical Humanities; Associate Teaching Professor of English
5039 MacAlister Hall
ecf35@drexel.edu
215.895.1824
Research & Teaching Interests
  • Writing Studies
  • Medical Memoir
  • Environmental Literature and Rhetoric
Department
  • Department of English and Philosophy
No Photo Available
Contact
Assistant Teaching Professor, Women's and Gender Studies
MacAlister 3031
david.r.fryer@drexel.edu
215.895.1408
Research & Teaching Interests

Gender theory, queer theory, genderqueer theory, ethics, psychoanalysis, phenomenology, africana thought, secular jewish thought

Department
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
Denise Garcia
Contact
Assistant Professor
PISB 422
adg82@drexel.edu
215.571.4534
Research & Teaching Interests Cellular and Molecular Neurobiology Department
  • Department of Biology
Marilyn Piety Foley
Contact
Professor of Philosophy
5032 MacAlister Hall
marilyn.piety@drexel.edu
215.895.2879
Research & Teaching Interests History of Philosophy; Ethics; Critical Reasoning; Kierkegaard Department
  • Department of English and Philosophy
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
Jon Gelhaus, Ph.D.
Contact
Professor, Department of Biodiversity, Earth & Environmental Science; Curator, Department of Entomology, Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
Entomology, The Academy of Natural Sciences
jkg78@drexel.edu
215.299.1141
Research & Teaching Interests Biodiversity, evolution and ecology of freshwater insects, particularly Diptera, in New World and Mongolia; Biodiversity of insects in New Jersey Pine Barrens Department
  • Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science
Pamela Geller
Contact
Associate Professor, Ob/Gyn and Public Health
Stratton 280
pg27@drexel.edu
215.553.7117
Research & Teaching Interests

Clinical and health psychology; Stressful life events and mental and physical health outcomes particularly in the area of women's reproductive health

Department
  • Department of Psychology
Maureen Gibney
Contact
Associate Teaching Professor
Stratton 206
maureen.gibney@drexel.edu
215.895.6104
Research & Teaching Interests

Clinical neuropsychology, social service and mental health, aging and ethical issues arising in elder care

Department
  • Department of Psychology
Tali Gidalevitz
Contact
Assistant Professor
PISB 418
Tali.gidalevitz@drexel.edu
215.571.4219
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Biology
Harold Gilman
Contact
Adjunct Instructor

hdg22@drexel.edu
215.895.2668
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Mathematics
Robert Gilmore
Contact
Professor Emeritus

robert.gilmore@drexel.edu
Research & Teaching Interests Group theory and its applications to atomic, nuclear, and condensed matter physics; Catastrophe theory, nonlinear dynamics, chaos, quantum mechanics Department
  • Department of Physics
William Goh, PhD
Contact
Associate Professor Emeritus

wgoh@math.drexel.edu
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Mathematics
David Goldberg, PhD
Contact
Associate Dean for Research & Graduate Education, Associate Department Head for Undergraduate Studies; Professor
Disque Hall 810
goldberg@drexel.edu
215.895.2715
Research & Teaching Interests Theoretical and computational cosmology, extragalactic astrophysics, gravitational lensing, popular science writing Department
  • Department of Physics
  • Astrophysics
Naomi Goldstein, PhD
Contact
Co-Director of the JD/PhD Program in Law and Psychology; Professor
Stratton 328
naomi.goldstein@drexel.edu
215.571.4299
Research & Teaching Interests

Forensic psychology and juvenile justice; Juvenile justice research and program evaluation; Juvenile justice policy and practice reform; Adolescent development and decision-making capacities; Miranda rights comprehension and juvenile confessions; Juvenile probation system reform; Dismantling the school-to-prison pipeline; Anger management with girls in the juvenile justice system; Reducing rates of disproportionate minority contact with the justice system

Department
  • Department of Psychology
Mary Katherine Gonder
Contact
Director, Bioko Biodiversity Protection Program; Co-Founder, Central African Biodiversity Alliance; Associate Professor
PISB 420
mkg62@drexel.edu
215.571.4638
Research & Teaching Interests Genomics, evolutionary processes, tropical biodiversity, conservation science, educational capacity building Department
  • Department of Biology
Cecilie Goodrich Ph.D.
Contact
Professor Emeritus
PISB 316
Goodricc@drexel.edu
215.895.2626
Research & Teaching Interests Development of simple behaviors after birth in relation to known developmental events in the mouse brain Department
  • Department of Biology
No Photo Available
Contact
Adjunct Instructor

jkg29@drexel.edu
215.895.2668
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Mathematics
Erin Graham
Contact
Assistant Professor
3025 MacAlister
erin.r.graham@drexel.edu
215.571.4448
Research & Teaching Interests

International organization & law, international relations theory, and global environmental governance

Department
  • Department of Politics
Pavel Grinfeld
Contact
Associate Professor
Tenure

Korman Center 271
pg77@drexel.edu
215.895.1291
Research & Teaching Interests Application of the Differential Calculus of moving surfaces and Variational Calculus, with heavy emphasis on computation, to problems in Bioengineering, low temperature Physics, Quantum Mechanics and Elasticity Department
  • Department of Mathematics
Anatolii Grinshpan
Contact
Assistant Teaching Professor
Korman Center 228
tolya@math.drexel.edu
215.895.4979
Research & Teaching Interests Function Theory and Operator Theory, Harmonic Analysis, Potential Theory Department
  • Department of Mathematics
Patricia Grosse
Contact
Assistant Teaching Professor
MacAlister 5062
plg48@drexel.edu
215.895.2431
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of English and Philosophy
Yixin Guo
Contact
Associate Professor
Tenure

Korman Center 227
yixin@math.drexel.edu
215.895.2581
Research & Teaching Interests Biomathematics, Dynamical Systems, Ordinary and Partial Differential Equations Department
  • Department of Mathematics
Susan Gurney
Contact
Assistant Teaching Professor
PISB 220
smg366@drexel.edu
215.895.5802
Research & Teaching Interests

Evolutionary genetics (humans and equids), stem cell biology, forensic science

Department
  • Department of Biology
Julia Hagemann May, PhD
Contact
Assistant Teaching Professor of Communication
3201 Arch Street, Suite 100, Room 160
jh378@drexel.edu
215.895.5804
Research & Teaching Interests Political communication, international politics and its news coverage, public opinion, debate in the public sphere, transatlantic relations, war, torture and human rights Department
  • Department of Communication
Ernest Hakanen
Contact
Professor of Communication; Graduate Faculty Member, Communication, Culture & Media
3201 Arch Street, Suite 100, Room 149
eah22@drexel.edu
215.895.1354
Research & Teaching Interests

Consumerism/media studies, adolescent media use and communication theory.

Department
  • Department of Communication
Keunah Han headshot
Contact
Assistant Teaching Professor of English
5055 MacAlister Hall
kh529@drexel.edu
215.895.6819
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of English and Philosophy
Nathan Hanna
Contact
Assistant Professor
5046 MacAlister Hall
nth34@drexel.edu
215.895.6124
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of English and Philosophy
Richard Haracz
Contact
Professor Emeritus

haraczrd@drexel.edu
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Physics
Maher Harb, PhD
Contact
Assistant Professor
Disque Hall 807
maher.harb@drexel.edu
215.895.1985
Research & Teaching Interests Solid state physics, ultrafast Electron electron diffraction, time-resolved X-ray diffraction, ultrafast lasers, nanofabrication, nano/microfluidics, instrument development, vacuum technologies Department
  • Department of Physics
Kirk Heilbrun
Contact
Professor
Stratton 334
kirk.heilbrun@drexel.edu
215.553.7109
Research & Teaching Interests

Forensic mental health assessment; Violence risk assessment; Risk management; Interventions to reduce risk

Department
  • Department of Psychology
Claire Herbert, PhD
Contact
Assistant Professor
3600 Market Street, Room 729
ch922@drexel.edu
215.895.3265
Research & Teaching Interests

Urban sociology

Department
  • Department of Sociology
Thomas Hewett
Contact
Professor Emeritus
Stratton 310
hewett@drexel.edu
215.895.2461
Research & Teaching Interests

Human computer interaction; Cognitive engineering; Design of computing systems to support creative work

Department
  • Department of Psychology
R. Andrew Hicks
Contact
Professor
Tenure

Korman Center 266
rah29@drexel.edu
215.895.2681
Research & Teaching Interests Geometry, Optics, and Computer Vision Department
  • Department of Mathematics
Cassandra Hirsch
Contact
Assistant Teaching Professor
MacAlister 5063
cjh72@drexel.edu
215.895.1301
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of English and Philosophy
Pawel Hitczenko
Contact
Professor
Tenure

Korman Center 270
phitczenko@math.drexel.edu
215.895.2622
Research & Teaching Interests Probability Theory and its Applications to Analysis, Combinatorics, Wavelets, and the Analysis of Algorithms Department
  • Department of Mathematics
Barbara Hoekje
Contact
Director Undergraduate Programs in Communication; Associate Professor of Communication; Graduate Faculty Member, Communication, Culture & Media
3201 Arch Street, Suite 100, Room 171
bjh10@drexel.edu
215.571.3569
Research & Teaching Interests

Sociolinguistic theory, discourse analysis, applied linguistics (language teaching, learning, and testing).

Department
  • Department of Communication
Lee Hoffman
Contact
Assistant Teaching Professor
Disque Hall 417
lwh28@drexel.edu
215.895.1784
Research & Teaching Interests

Interfacial studies on the self-assembly of natural organic materials, Dendrimer/metal nanocomposite design and synthesis hosting metal nanoparticles, surface and interfacial science applications

Department
  • Department of Chemistry
Amelia Hoover Green
Contact
Assistant Professor
3025 MacAlister
amelia.a.hoovergreen@drexel.edu
215.571.4447
Research & Teaching Interests
Dynamics of conflict-related violence; intra-armed group politics and socialization; statistics in human rights
Department
  • Department of Politics
Barbara Hornum
Contact
Associate Professor of Anthropology; Director, Center of Academic Excellence
PSA, 108
hornumbg@drexel.edu
215.895.4904
Research & Teaching Interests

Comparative gerontology, planned communities, continuing care communities, retirement, faculty development

Department
  • Department of Anthropology
Richard Horowitz
Contact
Associate Professor, Department of Biodiversity, Earth & Environmental Science; Senior Scientist, Fisheries Section Leader, Ruth Patrick Chair of Environmental Sciences, Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
Patrick Center, Academy of Natural Sciences
richard.j.horwit@drexel.edu
215.299.1092
Research & Teaching Interests Ecology of freshwater and estuarine fishes; watershed planning, management, and restoration; conservation of rare species; invasive species; phylogeography of freshwater fishes Department
  • Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science
Frederick House
Contact
Professor Emeritus
Disque Hall 623
house@drexel.edu
215.895.2725
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Physics
Christian Hunold
Contact
Associate Professor
3021-F MacAlister Hall
hunoldc@drexel.edu
215.895.6089
Research & Teaching Interests

Comparative politics, environmental politics, political theory

Department
  • Department of Politics
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
  • Center for Science, Technology and Society
  • Center for Public Policy
Mesha Hunte-Brown , Ph.D.
Contact
Associate Teaching Professor
PISB 221 G
meh27@drexel.edu
215.895.2064
Research & Teaching Interests Stream Ecology, Food Webs Department
  • Department of Biology
Jordan Hyatt, PhD, JD
Contact
Assistant Professor
3401 Market Street, Room 110-B
jmh498@drexel.edu
215.895.0490
Research & Teaching Interests

Community corrections, drug treatment, gang violence, homelessness, probation/parole, re-entry, risk assessment, sentencing

Department
  • Department of Criminology and Justice Studies
Gabriella Ibieta
Contact
Associate Professor of English
5033 MacAlister Hall
ibietag@drexel.edu
215.895.6959
Research & Teaching Interests

Comparative Literature; Cuban and Latin American Fiction

Department
  • Department of English and Philosophy
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
Contact
Associate Teaching Professor
Disque Hall 224
monica.ilies@drexel.edu
215.895.2642
Research & Teaching Interests

Structure- and fragment-based drug design. Structural characteristics and in vivo roles of metalloproteins

Department
  • Department of Chemistry
Robert Immordino
Contact
Associate Teaching Professor
Korman Center 230
ri22@drexel.edu
215.895.6830
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Mathematics
Henry Israeli
Contact
Associate Teaching Professor; Associate Director, Certificate in Writing and Publishing
311 Stratton
hpi22@drexel.edu
215.571.3436
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of English and Philosophy
Kirk Jalbert, PhD
Contact
Visiting Research Professor

kirkjalbert@gmail.com
Research & Teaching Interests

Social studies of science and technology; citizen science; environmental justice; information transparency; knowledge infrastructures; energy policy

Department
  • Center for Science, Technology and Society
Frank Ji
Contact
Professor
Disque Hall 507
hj56@drexel.edu
215.895.2562
Lab Phone: 215.571.3648
Research & Teaching Interests

Micromechancial sensors for biological and environmental applications; Nanomechanical drug screening technology. Organic nanomaterials for solar cell and battery; Nanoelectronic and optoelectronic materials; Highly conductive polymers.

Department
  • Department of Chemistry
Jiu Jiang
Contact
Research Associate Professor
PISB 411
jiu.jiang@drexel.edu
215.895.0548
Research & Teaching Interests

Aging and the mechanisms of impairment of specific CD8 T cell response in aged mice, the alteration of immune response in aged individuals.

Department
  • Department of Biology
Lallen Johnson
Contact
Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice
3401 Market Street, Room 110-G
ltj25@drexel.edu
215.895.0277
Research & Teaching Interests Drugs and violence; Race, crime, and justice; Ecology of crime; Geographic information systems Department
  • Department of Criminology and Justice Studies
Timothy Jones
Contact
Adjunct Professor
Off-campus
timjones@einstein.physics.drexel.edu
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Physics
Kelly Joyce
Contact
Director, Center for Science, Technology & Society; Professor of Sociology
3101 Market Street, Room 220
kelly.a.joyce@drexel.edu
215.571.4449
Research & Teaching Interests

Political, cultural and organizational dimensions of clinical medicine, social dimensions of technological innovation, and technology, science and aging

Department
  • Center for Science, Technology and Society
  • Department of Sociology
Adrienne Juarascio
Contact
Director, Practicum Training; Assistant Professor
Stratton 226
asj32@drexel.edu
(215) 553-7154
Research & Teaching Interests

Enhancing treatment outcomes for eating disorders and obesity; Acceptance-based behavioral treatments; Evaluating mechanisms of action in behavioral treatments

Department
  • Department of Psychology
Karen Kabnick , Ph.D.
Contact
Associate Teaching Professor
PISB 221 B
ksk49@drexel.edu
215.895.6695
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Biology
Dmitry Kaliuzhnyi-Verbovetskyi
Contact
Associate Professor
Tenure

Korman Center 273
dmitryk@math.drexel.edu
215.895.6798
Research & Teaching Interests Operator Theory, C*-algebras, Complex Analysis, System Theory, and Non-Commutative Function Theory Department
  • Department of Mathematics
Robert J. Kane
Contact
Director and Professor, Criminology and Justice Studies Program
3401 Market Street, Room 110-F
rjk72@drexel.edu
215.895.2571
Research & Teaching Interests

Police authority and accountability, urban ecology and sociology, violence and public health, police strategies and practices

Department
  • Department of Criminology and Justice Studies
Goran Karapetrov
Contact
Professor
Disque Hall 609
goran@drexel.edu
215.571.4090
Research & Teaching Interests Experimental Solid State Physics, Scanning Probe Microscopy, Nanoscale Catalysis, Mesoscopic Superconductivity Department
  • Department of Physics
Kirsten Kaschock
Contact
Assistant Teaching Professor of English
5058 MacAlister
kjk42@drexel.edu
215.571.3446
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of English and Philosophy
Alison Kenner, PhD
Contact
Assistant Professor
3101 Market Street, Room 222
amk438@drexel.edu
Research & Teaching Interests

Science, technology, and medicine, environmental health, cities and place, feminist theory, medical anthropology, experimental ethnography

Department
  • Department of Politics
  • Center for Science, Technology and Society
Boris Kheyfets
Contact
Adjunct Instructor

blk24@drexel.edu
215.895.2668
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Mathematics
Michael Khoo, Ph.D.
Contact
Assistant Professor, College of Computing and Informatics

khoo@drexel.edu
215.895.1230
Research & Teaching Interests

Information systems, educational technologies, digital libraries

Department
  • Center for Science, Technology and Society
Susan Kilham, PhD.
Contact
Professor, Department of Biodiversity, Earth & Environmental Science
PISB 323
kilhams@drexel.edu
215.895.2628
Research & Teaching Interests Climate change; aquatic ecology; physiological ecology of phytoplankton ; tropical stream food webs Department
  • Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science
Marlin Killen
Contact
Associate Teaching Professor; Faculty Coordinator of Online Education in Psychology; Faculty Fellow
Stratton 203
Marlin.Killen@drexel.edu
215.895.1068
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Psychology
Daniel King
Contact
Associate Professor
509 Disque Hall
daniel.king@drexel.edu
215.895.0571
Research & Teaching Interests

Development of inquiry-based labs for general and physical chemistry and incorporation of environmental data into lecture modules for general, physical and environmental chemistry.

Department
  • Department of Chemistry
Daniel Kleier, PhD
Contact
Associate Teaching Professor
Stratton Hall 414
daniel.a.kleier@drexel.edu
215.895.1861
Research & Teaching Interests

Quantum theory, electronic structure of molecules, design of crop protection chemicals, design of tartar control agents, online chemical education

Department
  • Department of Chemistry
Adam Knowles, PhD
Contact
Assistant Teaching Professor of Philosophy
5034 MacAlister Hall
ajk358@drexel.edu
215.895.2433
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of English and Philosophy
Scott Knowles
Contact
Interim Department Head; Associate Professor
3025 MacAlister Hall
sgk23@drexel.edu
215.895.2496
Research & Teaching Interests

History of technology, disaster, and public policy

Department
  • Department of History
  • Center for Science, Technology and Society
Emmanuel Koku
Contact
Associate Professor of Sociology; Graduate Faculty Member, Communication, Culture & Media
3600 Market Street, Room 725
emmanuelkoku@drexel.edu
215.895.6144
Research & Teaching Interests

Social Network Analysis, Qualitative/Quantitative Research, Medical Sociology, Social Epidemiology, Social Demography, Sociology of Development, Communication and Information Technology

Department
  • Department of Sociology
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
Miriam Kotzin headshot
Contact
Founding Editor, Per Contra; Professor of English
5048 MacAlister Hall
kotzinmn@drexel.edu
215.895.2445
Research & Teaching Interests

American Literature; Genre Studies; Creative Writing; Communications

Department
  • Department of English and Philosophy
Elana M. Koublanova
Contact
Adjunct Instructor

emk33@drexel.edu
215.895.2668
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Mathematics
John Kounios
Contact
Director, PhD Program in Applied Cognitive & Brain Sciences; Professor
Stratton 318
jk342@drexel.edu
215.553.7105
Research & Teaching Interests

Cognitive psychology/cognitive neuroscience, focusing on human memory, problem solving, intelligence, and creativity; Specialization in electrophysiological methods (EEG, ERP), and other behavioral and neuroimaging methods (e.g., fMRI)

 

Department
  • Department of Psychology
Hiromi Koyama
Contact
Instructor
Language and Communication Center 212B
hiromi.koyama@drexel.edu
215.895.6368
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
Rachel Kratzer, PhD
Contact
Assistant Teaching Professor
Disque Hall, Room 904
rachael.m.kratzer@drexel.edu
215.895.6669
Research & Teaching Interests Quasars, active galactic nuclei Department
  • Department of Physics
Danielle Kreeger PhD
Contact
Research Associate Professor, Department of Biodiversity, Earth & Environmental Science
PISB 315
dak29@drexel.edu
215.895.1270
Research & Teaching Interests Physiological ecology, ecosystem services and restoration of suspension-feeding bivalves; ecology and restoration of coastal wetlands; climate change Department
  • Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science
Stefanie A. Kroll, PhD
Contact
Assistant Research Professor, Department of Biodiversity, Earth & Environmental Science; Project Science Director, Acting Macroinvertebrate Section Leader, Patrick Center of Environmental Research, Academy of Natural Sciences

Stefanie.a.kroll@drexel.edu
215.299.1106
Research & Teaching Interests Watershed and stream ecology, aquatic macroinvertebrate ecology and as bioindicators, restoration ecology, human stressors on aquatic ecosystems, climate change Department
  • Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science
Sharon Ku, PhD
Contact
Assistant Research Professor
3021 MacAlister Hall
tk465@drexel.edu
Research & Teaching Interests

History and sociology of science, nanotechnology, scientific standardization

Department
  • Department of History
Naoko Kurahashi-Neilson, PhD
Contact
Assistant Professor
Disque Hall 914
naoko.neilson@drexel.edu
215.895.2725
Research & Teaching Interests Neutrino physics, High Energy Astro-particle Physics Department
  • Department of Physics
Marie Kurz, PhD
Contact
Assistant Research Professor, Department of Biodiversity, Earth & Environmental Science; Research Scientist & Biogeochemistry Section Leader, Patrick Center for the Environment, Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
Patrick Center, Academy of Natural Sciences
marie.kurz@drexel.edu
215.299.1018
Research & Teaching Interests Hydro-bio-geochemical controls on the sources and cycling of solutes in freshwater ecosystems; Reciprocal interactions between ecosystem function and solute availability, transport and retention; Groundwater-surface water interactions; Linking catchment-scale patterns in solute and ecosystem dynamics to process understanding; (Adaptive) management of water resources and aquatic ecosystems. Department
  • Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science
David Kutzik
Contact
Professor of Sociology; Graduate Faculty Member, Communication, Culture & Media
PSA 216
kutzik@drexel.edu
215.895.2309
Research & Teaching Interests

Social and cultural theory; political economy; gerontology; materialisms; semiotic realisms; activity theory; reflection theories; communities of practice and labor theories of culture.

Department
  • Department of Anthropology
Jake Lahne, PhD
Contact
Assistant Professor of Food Science, Department of Culinary Arts and Food Science, Center for Hospitality and Sport Management

jl3452@drexel.edu
Research & Teaching Interests

Consumer-sensory science; flavor chemistry; Mixed-methods food studies

Department
  • Center for Science, Technology and Society
Christopher Laincz
Contact
Associate Professor, School of Economics, LeBow College of Business
GHall 1018
claincz@drexel.edu
215.895.2503
Research & Teaching Interests

Economic development, technological change, growth, industrial organization, macroeconomics and monetary economics

Department
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
Leo Lampone
Contact
Adjunct Professor

lwl22@drexel.edu
215.895.2668
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Mathematics
Charles Lane
Contact
Professor
Disque Hall 911
lane@duphy4.physics.drexel.edu
215.895.1545
Research & Teaching Interests Experimental tests of invariance principles and conservation laws, neutrino oscillations and properties Department
  • Department of Physics
Donald Larson
Contact
Professor Emeritus
Disque Hall 623
donlarson@drexel.edu
215.895.2724
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Physics
Hwan Yong Lee
Contact
Assistant Teaching Professor
Korman Center 255
hlee@math.drexel.edu
215.571.3583
Research & Teaching Interests Electromagnectic wave propagation in composite media, optimization and inverse problems Department
  • Department of Mathematics
Hyunmin Lee
Contact
Assistant Professor; Graduate Faculty Member, Communication, Culture & Media
3201 Arch Street, Suite 100, Room 164
hl586@drexel.edu
215.571.3567
Research & Teaching Interests

Social media strategies for relationship and reputation management in public relations, examining media messages of public health issues and its psychological and behavioral effects on the public, communication theory and research methods

Department
  • Department of Communication
Nancy Lee Raitano
Contact
Director of MS and BS/MS Programs; Assistant Professor
Stratton 123E
nancy.raitano.lee@drexel.edu
215.895.2937
Research & Teaching Interests

Neuropsychological and neuroanatomic correlates of intellectual and developmental disabilities; Language, reading, and executive function in Down syndrome and other genetic disorders; Comorbid autism spectrum disorder symptoms in youth with genetic disorders; Neuroanatomic correlates of individual differences in typical and atypical cognition

Department
  • Department of Psychology
Tech Kah Lim
Contact
Professor
Disque Hall 906
limtk@drexel.edu
215.895.2717
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Physics
Tatyana Livshultz
Contact
Assistant Professor, Department of Biodiversity, Earth & Environmental Science; Assistant Curator of Botany, Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
The Academy of Natural Sciences
tl534@drexel.edu
215.299.1051
Research & Teaching Interests Botany; phylogenetic reconstruction; pollination biology; morphological and functional evolution of flowers; climate niche evolution; biogeography; biodiversity Department
  • Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science
Robert Loudon , Ph.D.
Contact
Associate Teaching Professor
PISB 221 E
rpl25@drexel.edu
215.895.6936
Research & Teaching Interests

Rho GTPases, regulation of actin cytoskeleton, regulation of G protein-coupled receptors by receptor kinases and arrestins

Department
  • Department of Biology
Amanda Lough, PhD
Contact
Assistant Professor
PISB 314
amanda.c.lough@drexel.edu
215.895.6456
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science
Christina Love
Contact
Assistant Teaching Professor
Disque Hall 804
love@drexel.edu
215.571.3699
Research & Teaching Interests Educational Methods and Technology, STEM Education, Science Literacy and Outreach, Particle Physics, Astrophysics Department
  • Department of Physics
Michael Lowe
Contact
Professor
Stratton 284
ml42@drexel.edu
215.553.7116
Research & Teaching Interests

Psychobiology of eating and weight regulation (dieting, treatment and prevention of eating disorders and obesity); Social cognition (empirical study of conscious and unconscious cognitive processing)

Department
  • Department of Psychology
John Lundberg
Contact
Emeritus Professor, Department of Biodiversity, Earth & Environmental Science; Emeritus Curator, Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
Ichthyology; diversity and evolution of fishes
jgl43@drexel.edu
215.405.5069
Research & Teaching Interests Systematic biology, biodiversity and diversification of fishes, morphology and paleontology Department
  • Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science
Dr. Brent Luvaas
Contact
Associate Professor of Anthropology; Graduate Faculty Member, Communication, Culture & Media
PSA 111
luvaas@drexel.edu
215.571.3660
Research & Teaching Interests

DIY and independent media production; transnational consumer culture; popular music; new media and mediated subjectivities; youth culture in the US and Indonesia.

Department
  • Department of Anthropology
  • Center for Science, Technology and Society
Joanna Lyskowicz
Contact
Instructor of Spanish
Language and Communication Center 212A
jl437@drexel.edu
215.895.2894
Research & Teaching Interests

Spanish

Department
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
Sarah Magee
Contact
Instructor of Communication
3201 Arch Street, Suite 100, Room 156
smm629@drexel.edu
215.571.3550
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Communication
No Photo Available
Contact
Professor of English
5029 MacAlister Hall
mandelsr@drexel.edu
215.895.1822
Research & Teaching Interests

Freshman Writing; Technical Writing; Speech; American Literature

Department
  • Department of English and Philosophy
Dr. Daniel Marenda
Contact
Associate Professor; Director of the Biology Graduate Program; Co-Director of the Cell Imaging Center
PISB 421
daniel.marenda@drexel.edu
215.895.2526
Research & Teaching Interests Developmental neurobiology and behavior. Modeling Alzheimer’s disease, CHARGE syndrome, and Pitt-Hopkins in Drosophila Department
  • Department of Biology
No Photo Available
Contact
Adjunct Professor

ilana.margolis@drexel.edu
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
Dionicio Martinez Solorio
Contact
Assistant Professor
Disque Hall 415
dionicio@drexel.edu
215.895.3561
Research & Teaching Interests

Total synthesis of complex biologically active natural products serving as inspirational platforms for the discovery and development of new reactions and synthetic methods

Department
  • Department of Chemistry
Maria Delaluz Matus-Mendoza
Contact
Director of Modern Languages; Associate Professor of Spanish
2024 MacAlister Hall
mm349@drexel.edu
215.895.2171
Research & Teaching Interests

Language variation in Spanish, the relationship between language variation and mobility (social and geographical) among the Mexican communities in Mexico and the United States, first and second language acquisition, bilingualism, theater, baroque and contemporary literature.

Department
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
Dr. Jordan McClain
Contact
Assistant Teaching Professor of Communication; Graduate Faculty Member, Communication, Culture & Media
3201 Arch Street, Suite 100, Room 162
mcclain@drexel.edu
215.571.4332
Research & Teaching Interests

Critical views on journalism and news media, media framing, music journalism, celebrity, consumer culture, media literacy, media and American popular culture

Department
  • Department of Communication
Craig McClure, PhD
Contact
Associate Teaching Professor
Stratton Hall 412
Craig.P.McClure@drexel.edu
215.571.3197
Research & Teaching Interests Promotion of quantitative literacy in introductory courses; development of guided inquiry activities for introductory chemistry; outreach programs in STEM fields Department
  • Department of Chemistry
Richard McCourt, PhD
Contact
Professor, Department of Biodiversity, Earth & Environmental Science;
Associate Curator of Botany, Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University


rmm45@drexel.edu
215.299.1139
Research & Teaching Interests Biodiversity; evolution; ecology; and, specifically charophyte and conjugating green algae. Department
  • Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science
James Mccray
Contact
Professor Emeritus
Disque Hall 915
natphilo@comcast.net
215.895.6868
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Physics
Elizabeth McGhee Hassrick
Contact
Assistant Professor
A.J. Drexel Autism Institute

emh347@drexel.edu
215.571.3216
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Sociology
Drexel Faculty Member Deirdre McMahon
Contact
Associate Teaching Professor of English
5039 MacAlister Hall
deirdre.h.mcmahon@drexel.edu
215.895.2703
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of English and Philosophy
Stephen McMillan, PhD
Contact
Department Head; Professor
Disque Hall 816
steve@physics.drexel.edu
215.895.2709
Research & Teaching Interests Stellar dynamics, Computations of stellar systems Department
  • Department of Physics
  • Astrophysics
Kelly McShay
Contact
Director of Recruitment
College of Arts and Sciences
4020 MacAlister Hall
kam825@drexel.edu
215.571.4536
Research & Teaching Interests Department
Georgi Medvedev
Contact
Associate Professor
Tenure

Korman Center 222
medvedev@drexel.edu
215.895.6612
Research & Teaching Interests Applied Dynamical Systems, Mathematical Neuroscience Department
  • Department of Mathematics
Carol Mele
Contact
Associate Teaching Professor of Philosophy
5062 MacAlister Hall
carol.anne.mele@drexel.edu
215.895.6833
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of English and Philosophy
No Photo Available
Contact
Assistant Teaching Professor
5054 MacAlister Hall
mm3595@drexel.edu
(215) 895-6854
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of English and Philosophy
Usha Menon
Contact
Professor of Anthropology
PSA 109
menonu@drexel.edu
215.895.1023
Research & Teaching Interests

Self, identity & personhood, emotional functioning, Hindu morality, gender relations in Hindu society, adult development, popular Hinduism, post-colonial feminism, Hindu religious nationalism and Islamic radicalism.

Department
  • Department of Anthropology
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
Harriet Millan
Contact
Director, Certificate Program in Writing and Publishing; Associate Teaching Professor of English
311 Stratton Hall
millanhl@drexel.edu
215.895.6485
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of English and Philosophy
Irvin Miller
Contact
Professor Emeritus


Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Physics
Jonson Miller, PhD
Contact
Associate Teaching Professor of History
5022 MacAlister
jwm54@drexel.edu
215.895.0994
Research & Teaching Interests

American history, military history, history of engineering and technology

Department
  • Department of History
Rogelio Minana, PhD
Contact
Department Head and Professor of Spanish
MacAlister Hall 3031
rogelio.minana@drexel.edu
215.571.3194
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
Charles Mode, PhD
Contact
Professor Emeritus

modecj@drexel.edu
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Mathematics
Contact
Assistant Professor
Alumni Engineering Labs Room 273-F
fmontalto@coe.drexel.edu
215.895.1385
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Center for Public Policy
Danette Morrison
Contact
Assistant Teaching Professor
Stratton 209
dm3353@drexel.edu
215.571.4308
Research & Teaching Interests

Social and academic motivation within school context; Social relationships and identity development; Educational attainment of ethnic minorities.

Department
  • Department of Psychology
Jennifer Morse
Contact
Undergraduate Advisor; Professor
Tenure

Korman Center 262
morsej@math.drexel.edu
215.571.4101
Research & Teaching Interests Algebraic Combinatorics Department
  • Department of Mathematics
Kevin Moseby, PhD
Contact
Assistant Teaching Professor of Sociology
3600 Market Street, Rm 723
kevin.m.moseby@drexel.edu
215.571.3267
Research & Teaching Interests Social and cultural studies of bio-medicine and health Department
  • Department of Sociology
Drexel Assistant Teaching Professor of English Jill Moses
Contact
Assistant Teaching Professor of English
MacAlister 5063
jrm378@drexel.edu
215.895.1301
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of English and Philosophy
Shari Moskow, PhD
Contact
Department Head; Professor
Tenure

Korman Center 296
moskow@math.drexel.edu
215.895.2668
Research & Teaching Interests Applied PDEs and numerical analysis, in particular homogenization theory, inverse problems, and related asymptotic and numerical methods Department
  • Department of Mathematics
jmostov
Contact
Vice Provost for Global Initiatives
235 Randell
mostovj@drexel.edu
215.895.6793
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Politics
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
Marna Mozeff
Contact
Associate Teaching Professor
Garden Level 18
mam25@drexel.edu
215.895.6691
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Mathematics
Stephen Mullin
Contact
President and Principal, Econsult Solutions; Adjunct Instructor

mullin@econsultsolutions.com
Research & Teaching Interests

State and local public finance and policy analyis, taxation policy analysis, economic development, real estate development, business and government strategies

Department
  • Center for Public Policy
Dean Donna Murasko, PhD
Contact
Dean College of Arts and Sciences; Professor
4020 MacAlister Hall
donna.murasko@drexel.edu
215.895.1892
Research & Teaching Interests Changes in immune response with increasing age, immune response to viruses, CD8 T cell response in virus infections Department
  • Department of Biology
Russell Neilson
Contact
Assistant Professor
Disque Hall 805
russell.g.neilson@drexel.edu
215.895.2729
Research & Teaching Interests Dark matter, Neutrino physics Department
  • Department of Physics
Arthur Nezu
Contact
Distinguished University Professor of Psychology; Professor of Medicine; Professor of Community Health and Prevention
Stratton 268
amn23@drexel.edu
215.629.6275 (cell)
Research & Teaching Interests

Biopsychosocial models of stress and coping, particularly the role of social problem solving; Applications of Problem-Solving Therapy for chronic illness, particularly comorbid with depression; Treatment and prevention of suicide; Prevention and treatment of behavioral health problems of Veterans and Service Members

Department
  • Department of Psychology
Christine Nezu
Contact
Professor of Psychology; Professor of Medicine
Stratton 278
cn25@drexel.edu
215.553.7112
Research & Teaching Interests

Contemporary Problem-Solving Therapy (PST) for mood, personality, stress-related disorders; PST for as a biopsychosocial treatment for persons with chronic illness and medical symptoms; PST for Veterans/US Service Members, and their families; Clinical case formulation; Integrative psychotherapy approaches; Emotionally focused interventions and CBT; Departmental concentration areas of cognitive behavioral and health psychology

Department
  • Department of Psychology
Christopher Nielson
Contact
Assistant Department Head; Director of Programs in English; Teaching Professor of English
5037 MacAlister Hall
christopher.nielson@drexel.edu
215.895.6994
Research & Teaching Interests

Shakespeare; Renaissance Drama & Literature; Dramatic Literature; Freshman Writing

Department
  • Department of English and Philosophy
Alexander Nikolaev
Contact
Associate Professor of Communication
3201 Arch Street, Suite 100, Room 168
agn24@drexel.edu
215.895.1907
Research & Teaching Interests

Public relations, political communication, organizational communication, mass communication, international communications and negotiations, communications theory.

Department
  • Department of Communication
Karen Nulton
Contact
Director, Writing Assessment; Associate Teaching Professor of English
5042 MacAlister Hall
ksn27@drexel.edu
215.895.2440
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of English and Philosophy
Michael O'Connor PhD
Contact
Associate Professor, Department of Biodiversity, Earth & Environmental Science
PISB 318
mike.oconnor@drexel.edu
215.895.2637
Research & Teaching Interests

Physiological and biophysical ecology

Department
  • Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science
  • Department of Biology
Oksana Odintsova
Contact
Associate Teaching Professor
Korman Center 232
opo23@drexel.edu
215.895.6241
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Mathematics
Sean O'Donnell, PhD
Contact
Associate Department Head, Department of Biodiversity, Earth & Environmental Science; Professor
PISB 321
so356@drexel.edu
215.571.4177
Research & Teaching Interests

Animal behavior, neuroethology and brain evolution, social insects, tropical ecology

Department
  • Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science
  • Department of Biology
Joel Oestreich
Contact
Director, Global Studies Major; Associate Professor
2024 MacAlister
jeo25@drexel.edu
215.895.6794
Research & Teaching Interests

International organizations, international finance, development, human rights

Department
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
  • Department of Politics
Sunmi Oh
Contact
Instructor
MacAlister Hall, Room 3031
sjo35@drexel.edu
215.895.6399
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
Jason Orne, PhD
Contact
Assistant Professor
3600 Market Street, Room 730
jo466@drexel.edu
215.571.4349
Research & Teaching Interests Urban Sociology, Sexualities Studies, Qualitative Methodologies, Sociology of Race and Ethnicity, Social Psychology, Social Theory Department
  • Department of Sociology
Elva Orozco Mendoza, PhD
Contact
Assistant Teaching Professor
MacAlister 3021-B
efo28@drexel.edu
215-571-3686
Research & Teaching Interests

Political freedom and action in the thought of Hanna Arendt, contemporary political theory, feminist theory and feminist methodology, feminicide in northern Mexico; gender-based violence, protest politics, theories of violence, women’s movement in Ciudad Juarez and Chihuahua, Mexico, identity politics, race, and gender in Latin American politics

Department
  • Department of Politics
Karol Osipowicz
Contact
Assistant Director of Undergraduate Studies;Assistant Teaching Professor
Stratton 204
karol.zdislaw.osipowicz@drexel.edu
215.571.4406
Research & Teaching Interests

Cognitive neuroscience, human brain mapping, neuroimaging to the study of human brain function and anatomy, cognitive plasticity and neural reorganization, psycholinguistics, memory, epileptogenesis, and the methodological advancement of multimodal neuroimaging

Department
  • Department of Psychology
Daniel Otte, Ph.D.
Contact
Professor Emeritus, Department of Biodiversity, Earth & Environmental Science; Senior Curator, Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
Entomology, Academy of Natural Sciences
do332@drexel.edu
215.299.1188
Research & Teaching Interests Taxonomy and biogeography of Orthoptera, particularly grasshoppers and crickets; origin of species Department
  • Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science
Gwen Ottinger, PhD
Contact
Associate Professor
3101 Market Street, Suite 250, Room 200
ottinger@drexel.edu
215.571.4823
Research & Teaching Interests

Environmental justice, energy, air quality, citizen science, big data, expertise, science and engineering ethics

Department
  • Department of Politics
  • Center for Science, Technology and Society
Kevin Owens, PhD
Contact
Associate Professor
Stratton Hall 415
kevin.owens@drexel.edu
215.895.2621
Research & Teaching Interests

Mass spectrometry research, including the development of matrix-assisted laser desorption/ionization (MALDI) time-of-flight mass spectrometry (TOFMS) techniques for use with biological and synthetic polymer systems, and the development of chemometric techniques for improved data analysis.

Department
  • Department of Chemistry
Flavia Padovani
Contact
Assistant Professor of Philosophy
5034 MacAlister
fp72@drexel.edu
215.895.2433
Research & Teaching Interests

Interplay between science and philosophy in the early twentieth century, the nature of scientific principles, the structure of scientific theories and theory change, and problems surrounding the intertwined themes of measurement and coordination

Department
  • Department of English and Philosophy
  • Center for Science, Technology and Society
Dimitrios Papadopoulos
Contact
Instructor | Teaching
Korman Center 252
dp399@drexel.edu
215.895.1957
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Mathematics
Contact
Director, Judaic Studies Program; Professor of Sociolinguistics; Graduate Faculty Member, Communication, Culture & Media
Library 331
rakhmiel.peltz@drexel.edu
215.895.1499
Research & Teaching Interests

Judaic studies, Yiddish culture and linguistics, ethnography of communication and immigrant cultural studies

Department
  • Department of Anthropology
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
Dr. Lynn S. Penn
Contact
Professor
Disque Hall 211
lsp28@drexel.edu
215.895.4970
Research & Teaching Interests Construction of complex and controlled polymer brushes for functional surfaces; experimental study of diffusion into polymer brushes and comparison with theoretical predictions; surface and interface chemistry, including wetting and adhesion; real-time monitoring and quantitative analysis of chemical reactions and adsorption on surfaces
 
Department
  • Department of Chemistry
Joel Pereira
Contact
Assistant Teaching Professor
Korman 247
jp3465@drexel.edu
215.571.3686
Research & Teaching Interests Commutative Algebra Department
  • Department of Mathematics
Ronald Perline
Contact
Associate Department Head; Associate Professor
Tenure

Korman Center 290
rperline@math.drexel.edu
215.895.6623
Research & Teaching Interests Applied Mathematics, Numerical Analysis, Symbolic Computation, Differential Geometry, Modeling of Nonlinear Optical Phenomena, Mathematical Physics Department
  • Department of Mathematics
Marci Perlstadt
Contact
Associate Professor
Tenure

Paul Peck Problem Solving and Research Building, Room 308
mperlstadt@math.drexel.edu
215.895.0224
Research & Teaching Interests Applied Mathematics, Computed Tomography, Numerical Analysis of Function Reconstruction, Signal Processing, Combinatorics Department
  • Department of Mathematics
Margene Petersen
Contact
Instructor
5059 MacAlister Hall
mlp59@drexel.edu
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of English and Philosophy
Ryan Petrie, PhD
Contact
Assistant Professor
PISB 419
rjp336@drexel.edu
215.895.1476
Research & Teaching Interests Cell motility, three-dimensional extracellular matrix, cell-matrix interactions, cytoskeleton dynamics, and intracellular pressure Department
  • Department of Biology
Brianna Pezzato
Contact
Adjunct Instructor

bcp49@drexel.edu
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Mathematics
Joshua Plencner, PhD
Contact
Assistant Teaching Professor
MacAlister 3021-B
jmp535@drexel.edu
215.571.3515
Research & Teaching Interests

Race and popular visual culture, comics studies, affect theory, visual theory and methods

Department
  • Department of Politics
Douglas Porpora, PhD
Contact
Director, Graduate Programs in Communication, Culture & Media; Professor of Sociology; Graduate Faculty Member, Communication, Culture & Media
PSA 215
porporad@drexel.edu
215.895.2404
Research & Teaching Interests

Rhetoric, political communication, morality, religion, political economy and war

Department
  • Department of Anthropology
Abioseh Porter
Contact
Professor of English; Editor, JALA, Journal of the African Literature Association
5050 MacAlister Hall
abiosehp@drexel.edu
215.895.2448
Research & Teaching Interests

Comparative Literature; Postcolonial Literatures

Department
  • Department of English and Philosophy
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
Marina Potapova
Contact
Assistant Professor, Department of Biodiversity, Earth & Environmental Science; Assistant Curator, Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
Diatom Herbarium, Academy of Natural Sciences
mp895@drexel.edu
215.405.5068
Research & Teaching Interests Taxonomy, ecology, and biogeography of freshwater diatoms Department
  • Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science
Robert Powell
Contact
Assistant Teaching Professor of Anthropology
PSA 200
rsp22@drexel.edu
215.895.6146
Research & Teaching Interests Early and Middle Bronze Age Crete; Archaeoastronomy; Early state formation;  Archaeology and anthropology of frontiers, Mass communication Department
  • Department of Anthropology
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
Anna Pun
Contact
Visiting Assistant Professor
Korman 236A

215.571.3584
Research & Teaching Interests Algebraic Combinatorics, Discrete Mathematics, Finite Geometry Department
  • Department of Mathematics
No Photo Available
Contact
Instructor
MacAlister Hall, Room 3031
jun.qiao@drexel.edu
215.895.6350
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
Amber Reed, PhD
Contact
Visiting Assistant Professor of Anthropology
PSA Building, Room 217
amber.r.reed@drexel.edu
215.571.3769
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Anthropology
Rachel Reynolds
Contact
Associate Professor of Anthropology; Graduate Faculty Member, Communication, Culture & Media
PSA 110
rrr28@drexel.edu
215.895.0498
Research & Teaching Interests

Sociolinguistics, ethnography of communication, intercultural communication, globalization and the rhetoric of community, political economy of immigration, race and ethnicity, new African immigrants in the United States, Igbo studies.

Department
  • Department of Anthropology
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
Jerome Ricard, PhD
Contact
Assistant Research Professor
PISB 413
jjr325@drexel.edu
215.571.3785
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Biology
Gordon Richards, PhD
Contact
Professor
Disque Hall 812
gtr@physics.drexel.edu
215.895.2713
Research & Teaching Interests Quasars, active galactic nuclei, supermassive black holes, galaxy evolution, sky surveys, infrared/X-ray/radio astronomy Department
  • Department of Physics
Cyndi Rickard, EdD
Contact
Senior Assistant Dean for Community Engagement; Assistant Teaching Professor of Criminology & Justice Studies
3401 Market Street, Room 110-I
crr46@drexel.edu
215.571.3734
Research & Teaching Interests

Community-based learning pedagogy; agents of justice and community health; mass incarceration and community

Department
  • Department of Criminology and Justice Studies
Adam Rickert
Contact
Associate Teaching Professor
Korman Center 234
arickert@drexel.edu
215.895.1949
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Mathematics
Donald Riggs
Contact
Teaching Professor of English
5058 MacAlister
riggsda@drexel.edu
215.895.6994
Research & Teaching Interests

Science Fiction; Renaissance Literature; Creative Writing; Freshman Writing

Department
  • Department of English and Philosophy
Jody A. Roberts
Contact
Research Faculty, Center for Science, Technology & Society; Director, Center for Contemporary History and Policy, Chemical Heritage Foundation

jroberts@chemheritage.org
215.873.8281
Research & Teaching Interests

Intersections of emerging molecular sciences and public policy and the ways in which tensions brought about between the two get resolved

Department
  • Center for Science, Technology and Society
Diana Robins
Contact
Associate Professor

diana.l.robins@drexel.edu
215.571.3439
Research & Teaching Interests

Early detection of autism spectrum disorder, screening for autism spectrum disorder in community settings, social cognition in autism spectrum disorder

Department
  • Department of Psychology
Gabriel Rocha
Contact
Assistant Professor of History
MacAlister 5024
gabriel.a.rocha@drexel.edu
215.895.2468
Research & Teaching Interests

Environmental history, atlantic world and global history, slavery and capitalism, settler colonial studies, political ecology of empires

Department
  • Department of History
No Photo Available
Contact
Associate Teaching Professor of English
5054 MacAlister Hall
donna.l.rondolone@drexel.edu
215.895.6854
Research & Teaching Interests

Medieval Literature; Arthurian Legend; Freshman Writing

Department
  • Department of English and Philosophy
Chris Rorres, PhD
Contact
Professor Emeritus

crorres@math.drexel.edu
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Mathematics
Gerald ""Harris" Rosen
Contact
M.R. Wehr Professor Emeritus of Physics

gerald.h.rosen@drexel.edu
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Physics
No Photo Available
Contact
Associate Teaching Professor of English
5026 MacAlister Hall
gor22@drexel.edu
215.895.6391
Research & Teaching Interests

Law, Communications, Composition

Department
  • Department of English and Philosophy
Gary Rosenberg
Contact
Professor, Department of Biodiversity, Earth & Environmental Science; Pilsbry Chair of Malacology, Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
Malacology, Academy of Natural Sciences
gr347@drexel.edu
215.299.1033
Research & Teaching Interests Magnitude and origin of species-level diversity in the Mollusca Department
  • Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science
William Rosenberg
Contact
Professor
3021-D MacAlister
rosenberg@drexel.edu
215.895.1302
Research & Teaching Interests

Behavioral politics, public opinion, political communication

Department
  • Department of Politics
John Rossi
Contact
Assistant Teaching Professor, School of Public Health

jar444@drexel.edu
215.762.4652
Research & Teaching Interests

Bioethics, ethics education for students as well as other public health audiences

Department
  • Center for Science, Technology and Society
Patricia Henry Russell
Contact
Adjunct Instructor; Teaching Professor Emerita
Emeritus


phenry@drexel.edu
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Mathematics
Jacob Russell
Contact
Associate Professor
PISB 325
jar337@drexel.edu
215.895.1643
Research & Teaching Interests Molecular Ecology, Symbiosis, Metagenomics Department
  • Department of Biology
  • Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science
Susan Rutkowsky, PhD
Contact
Associate Department Head, Associate Teaching Professor
Disque Hall 412
susan.anne.rutkowsky@drexel.edu
215.895.1509
Research & Teaching Interests

Development of labs and lecture demonstrations for general and organic chemistry courses; STEM outreach programs

Department
  • Department of Chemistry
Rosemary Rys
Contact
Instructor of Communication
3201 Arch Street, Suite 100, Room 154
rosemary.e.rys@drexel.edu
215.571.4333
Research & Teaching Interests Public Relations and Marketing Department
  • Department of Communication
No Photo Available
Contact
American Literature Editor, Rocky Mountain Review of Language and Literature; Professor of English
5028 MacAlister Hall
saarda@drexel.edu
215.895.6913
Research & Teaching Interests

Early American Literature; Race and Gender Studies

Department
  • Department of English and Philosophy
Jacqueline Sadashige
Contact
Adjunct Professor
MacAlister 2024
jns53@drexel.edu
Research & Teaching Interests

Popular culture; film; race, gender and identity; post-colonial and global literature; fashion

Department
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
Sheila Sandapen
Contact
Assistant Teaching Professor
5040 MacAlister Hall
sfs34@drexel.edu
215.895.5888
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of English and Philosophy
Nianli Sang, M.B., Ph.D.
Contact
Co-Director of the Cell Imaging Center; Associate Professor
PISB 417
nianli.sang@drexel.edu
215.895.6885
Research & Teaching Interests Molecular, Cellular and Biochemical Bases of Major Human Diseases Department
  • Department of Biology
Tiago Saraiva
Contact
Assistant Professor
5014 MacAlister
tfs37@drexel.edu
215.895.6870
Research & Teaching Interests

History of science, history of technology, environmental history, science and technology studies

Department
  • Department of History
  • Center for Science, Technology and Society
Valerie Sarris
Contact
Adjunct Instructor

vs487@drexel.edu
215.895.2668
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Mathematics
Aleister Saunders, PhD
Contact
Senior Vice Provost for Research; Professor
104 Left Bank
Aleister.Saunders@drexel.edu
215.895.6772
Research & Teaching Interests Biochemistry, Genetics, Molecular/Cellular Biology Department
  • Department of Biology
Ludo Scheffer
Contact
Chair, Faculty Senate; Director of Undergraduate Studies; Teaching Professor
Stratton 105
lcs22@drexel.edu
215.895.6140
Research & Teaching Interests

Meta-cognitive development, writing, and computers; Language and literacy development in the early years in the context of family and schooling; Youth-at-risk; School violence and bullying; Program/intervention effectiveness

Department
  • Department of Psychology
Eric Scheidly
Contact
Adjunct Professor
Off-campus
scheidly@drexel.edu
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Physics
Simone Schlichting-Artur
Contact
Senior Assistant Dean of Global Initiatives; Teaching Professor of German
Language and Communication Center 211
schlichs@drexel.edu
215.895.2443
Research & Teaching Interests

International business communication (Germany and the U.S.), public health policy and languages, German post-war history through film and literature, development of writing assessment tools for German minor.

Department
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
Eric Schmutz
Contact
Professor
Tenure

Korman Center 261
eschmutz@math.drexel.edu
215.895.1948
Research & Teaching Interests Probabilistic Combinatorics Department
  • Department of Mathematics
Maria Schultheis
Contact
Department Head; Professor
Stratton 123B
schultheis@drexel.edu
215.895.6105
Research & Teaching Interests

Neurorehabilitation; Application of technology to psychology; Virtual reality technology; Driving capacity after neurological compromise; Rehabilitation of functional, everyday activities

Department
  • Department of Psychology
Jennifer Schwartz
Contact
Director, Psychological Services Center; Associate Teaching Professor
Stratton 266
Jennifer.L.Schwartz@drexel.edu
215.553.7127
Research & Teaching Interests

Adult Psychopathology; Evidence-Based Practice; Competency-Based Training; Competency-Based Clinical Supervision

Department
  • Department of Psychology
Professor Stenner
Contact
Professor
Disque Hall 605a
rschweitzer-stenner@drexel.edu
215.895.2268
Research & Teaching Interests

Vibrational Spectroscopy; structure analysis of peptides in solution; understanding the coil state of peptides and proteins; protein folding of Heme proteins; theoretical modeling of ligand-receptor interactions and transmembrane signaling in mast cells

 

Department
  • Department of Chemistry
Jonathan Seitz, PhD
Contact
Director of Undergraduate Studies; Associate Teaching Professor of History
3021-C MacAlister
jwseitz@drexel.edu
215.895.0996
Research & Teaching Interests

History of science, Italy, Europe

Department
  • Department of History
  • Center for Science, Technology and Society
Portrait of Nicholas Shapiro
Contact
Visiting Research Professor

NShapiro@chemheritage.org
Research & Teaching Interests

Everyday infrastructure, DIY scientific instrumentation, biopolitics, critical theory, multispecies ethnography

Department
  • Center for Science, Technology and Society
Mimi Sheller
Contact
Director, Center for Mobilities Research and Policy; Professor of Sociology; Graduate Faculty Member, Communication, Culture & Media
3101 Market Street, Room 219
mimi.sheller@drexel.edu
215.571.3652
Research & Teaching Interests

Sustainable mobility and mobility justice: new cultures and infrastructures of travel, transport, mobile communication, and urbanism; Caribbean Studies: history, culture and political theory of the region, including intersections of race, ethnicity, gender, sexuality and class; Caribbean mobilities: the relation between tourism, migration and air travel across the U.S.-Caribbean borders; tracing the histories and forecasting the futures of cultures of mobility and wider mobility regimes, including theorizing transitions in complex systems.

Department
  • Center for Mobilities, Research and Policy
  • Department of Sociology
  • Center for Science, Technology and Society
Li Sheng
Contact
Associate Professor
Tenure

Korman Center 274
lsheng@math.drexel.edu
215.895.6613
Research & Teaching Interests Discrete Optimization, Operations Research, Graph Theory and its applications, Biostatistics Department
  • Department of Mathematics
Natsumi Shor
Contact
Assistant Teaching Professor of Japanese
Language Communication Center 212-B
shornt@drexel.edu
215.571.4335
Research & Teaching Interests Japanese Language, Business, Film, and Culture. Department
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
Wesley Shumar
Contact
Department Head, Anthropology; Professor; Graduate Faculty Member, Communication, Culture & Media
PSA 117
shumarw@drexel.edu
215.895.2060
Research & Teaching Interests

Ethnography of cyberspace, online learning communities, political economy of higher education, globalization, activity theory, semiotics, critical realism, psychoanalysis, identity and the self.

Department
  • Department of Anthropology
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
Myrna Shure
Contact
Professor Emeritus
Stratton 332
ms54@drexel.edu
215.553.7120
Research & Teaching Interests

Child development; Problem-solving interventions with children; Prevention programs

Department
  • Department of Psychology
Diane Sicotte
Contact
Associate Professor of Sociology
3600 Market Street, Rm 728
dms76@drexel.edu
215.895.2264
Research & Teaching Interests

Multimethods research on environmental inequality; sociology of the environment; urban sociology; social inequalities; environmental justice movements.

Department
  • Department of Sociology
Fred Siegel
Contact
Director, First-Year Writing Program; Teaching Professor of English
5063 MacAlister Hall
siegelf@drexel.edu
215.895.6484
Research & Teaching Interests

Popular Theater; Dramatic Literature, Creative Non-Fiction; Freshman Writing

Department
  • Department of English and Philosophy
Chloe Silverman, PhD
Contact
Associate Professor
3101 Market Street, Room 221
cbs78@drexel.edu
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Politics
  • Center for Science, Technology and Society
Gideon Simpson
Contact
Assistant Professor
Tenure

Korman Center 267
simpson@math.drexel.edu
215.895.1849
Research & Teaching Interests Partial Differential Equations, Scientific Computing and Applied Mathematics Department
  • Department of Mathematics
Chris Sims
Contact
Assistant Professor
Stratton 324
Chris.Sims@drexel.edu
215.553.7170
Research & Teaching Interests

Learning and decision-making under uncertainty; Visual memory and perceptual expertise; Sensorimotor control and motor learning; Computational models of cognition

Department
  • Department of Psychology
Amy Slaton
Contact
Professor
5015 MacAlister
slatonae@drexel.edu
215.895.2061
Research & Teaching Interests

History of technology, labor, race

Department
  • Department of History
  • Center for Science, Technology and Society
Julia Sluzenski
Contact
Assistant Teaching Professor
Stratton 205
julia.m.sluzenski@drexel.edu
215.571.4309
Research & Teaching Interests

memory and its neural basis, lifespan development

Department
  • Department of Psychology
Ron Smith
Contact
Instructor, Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science Director, DESLA Summer Program

rvs33@drexel.edu
Research & Teaching Interests Shorebird Ecology and Conservation; Amphibians of the NJ Pine Barrens; Restoration Ecology; Climate Change – Regional Effects and Education Department
  • Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science
Dr. Andrew Smith
Contact
Associate Professor
5041 MacAlister Hall
afs52@drexel.edu
215.895.2434
Research & Teaching Interests

Philosophy of Sustainability, Social and Political Philosophy, American Philosophy

Department
  • Department of English and Philosophy
  • Center for Science, Technology and Society
Kevin Smith, PhD
Contact
Assistant Teaching Professor
PISB 221 A
kps43@drexel.edu
215.571.3469
Research & Teaching Interests Organismal Biology, Ecology, Herpetology, STEM Education Department
  • Department of Biology
Karl Sohlberg, PhD
Contact
Associate Professor
Disque Hall 222
sohlbergk@drexel.edu
215.895.2653
Research & Teaching Interests

Theoretical and Computational Physical and Materials Chemistry; Development of theoretical models for both electrical and mechanical molecular devices

Department
  • Department of Chemistry
Jian Song
Contact
Visiting Assistant Professor
Korman 254
js4378@drexel.edu
215.895.6264
Research & Teaching Interests Probability, Stochastic Analysis, Stochastic Partial Differential Equations, Fractional Brownian Motion, Mathematical Finance and Information Theory Department
  • Department of Mathematics
Xiaoming Song
Contact
Assistant Professor
Tenure

Korman Center 221
song@math.drexel.edu
215.895.6998
Research & Teaching Interests Stochastic Calculus, Large Deviation Theory, Theoretical Statistics, Data Network Modeling and Numerical Analysis Department
  • Department of Mathematics
Lawrence Souder
Contact
Teaching Professor of Communication
3201 Arch Street, Suite 100, Room 158
ls39@drexel.edu
215.895.2730
Research & Teaching Interests

Science and technical writing, communication ethics.

Department
  • Department of Communication
Jonathan Spanier
Contact
Professor, Materials Science & Engineering, Affiliated Faculty
LeBow 440
spanier@drexel.edu
215.895.2301
Research & Teaching Interests Light-matter interactions in electronic materials, including ferroelectric semiconductors, complex oxide thin film science; laser spectroscopy, including Raman scattering Department
  • Department of Physics
Mary Spiers
Contact
Associate Professor
Stratton 207
spiersm@drexel.edu
215.895.1722
Research & Teaching Interests

Clinical neuropsychology and medical psychology; Memory and practical applications for memory disorders in the elderly; Cognitive health of women

Department
  • Department of Psychology
Elias Spiliotis, Ph.D.
Contact
Associate Professor; Director of the Cell Imaging Center
PISB 423
ets33@drexel.edu
215.571.3552
Research & Teaching Interests Cell biology, cytoskeleton (microtubules, actin, septins), neuronal and epithelial morphogenesis, spatial regulation of intracellular transport, cell motility and cell division. Department
  • Department of Biology
James R. Spotila , Ph.D.
Contact
L. Drew Betz Chair Professor, Department of Biodiversity, Earth & Environmental Science
PISB 324
spotiljr@drexel.edu
215.895.2627
Research & Teaching Interests Physiological ecology, Biophysical Ecology and Conservation Biology Department
  • Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science
Jennifer Stanford
Contact
Assistant Professor
PISB 425
jss75@drexel.edu
215.895.6180
Research & Teaching Interests STEM Education, Undergraduate Research, Cell Biology Education, Increasing Diversity in the STEM Pipeline Department
  • Department of Biology
No Photo Available
Contact
Associate Professor
5012 MacAlister
Mailbox: 3025 MacAlister
steen@drexel.edu
215.895.6615
Research & Teaching Interests

History of technology; comparative industrialization and transnational history, business history

Department
  • Department of History
Allan Stegeman
Contact
Teaching Professor
3201 Arch Street, Suite 100, Room 161
stegemal@drexel.edu
215.895.2734
Research & Teaching Interests

Communication, technology and mass media, video.

Department
  • Department of Communication
No Photo Available
Contact
Associate Professor
Matheson Hall 504E
stehr@drexel.edu
215.895.0554
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Center for Public Policy
Scott Stein
Contact
Founding Editor, When Falls the Coliseum: a journal of American culture (or lack thereof); Teaching Professor of English
5026 MacAlister Hall
sstein@drexel.edu
215.895.6391
Research & Teaching Interests

Creative Writing; Freshman Writing

Department
  • Department of English and Philosophy
Susan Stein, PhD
Contact
Director, Professional MS Communication Programs; Associate Teaching Professor
3201 Arch Street, Suite 100, Room 163
susan.e.stein@drexel.edu
215.571.4510
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Communication
Dr. Jerry Steinberg
Contact
Adjunct Professor
Off-campus
jis32@drexel.edu
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Physics
Richard Steinberg
Contact
Professor
Disque Hall 707
steinberg@drexel.edu
215.895.2727
Research & Teaching Interests Search for magnetic monopoles; Neutrino oscillations Department
  • Department of Physics
Jeanne Steuber
Contact
Assistant Teaching Professor
Korman Center 236
jms77@drexel.edu
215.895.1957
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Mathematics
Donald F. Stevens
Contact
Associate Professor
5009 MacAlister
stevens@drexel.edu
215.895.2465
Research & Teaching Interests

Modern Latin American history

Department
  • Department of History
Judith Storniolo
Contact
Teaching Professor of Anthropology
PSA 112
jas92@drexel.edu
215.895.2186
Research & Teaching Interests

Historical and comparative linguistics, Mesoamerican languages and culture, applied anthropology, public policy, oral traditions and narratives, ideology and ritual, Mesoamerican ethnohistory; and pre-Columbian literature.

Department
  • Department of Anthropology
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
Kenneth Swartz
Contact
Assistant Teaching Professor
Korman Center 224
kps35@drexel.edu
215.895.6675
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Mathematics
Jose Tapia, PhD
Contact
Associate Professor
MacAlister 3021-E
jat368@drexel.edu
215.895.6762
Research & Teaching Interests

Social development, world economy, climate change, macroeconomic effects on health

Department
  • Department of Politics
Scott Tattar
Contact
Instructor of Communication
3201 Arch Street, Suite 100, Room 159
sdt56@drexel.edu
215.571.3611
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Communication
Eva Thury
Contact
Associate Professor of English
5035 MacAlister Hall
thury@drexel.edu
215.895.1711
Research & Teaching Interests

Literature, Computer Science

Department
  • Department of English and Philosophy
Monica Togna, PhD
Contact
Assistant Teaching Professor
PISB 221 F
mmt73@drexel.edu
215.895.2684
Research & Teaching Interests Organismal Biology (Physiology / Anatomy / Dev Bio), Microbiology Department
  • Department of Biology
Joseph M. Torsella
Contact
Distinguished Visiting Fellow
3600 Market Street, 725
jmt368@drexel.edu
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Center for Public Policy
Som Tyagi
Contact
Associate Department Head for Non-Major Studies, Professor
Disque Hall 806
tyagi@drexel.edu
215.895.6956
Research & Teaching Interests Nanobiophysics, Raman spectroscopy, Magnetic materials Department
  • Department of Physics
Kristene Unsworth
Contact
Assistant Professor, College of Computing and Informatics
Rush 409
ku26@drexel.edu
215.895.6016
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Center for Science, Technology and Society
  • Center for Public Policy
Brigita Urbanc
Contact
Associate Professor
Disque Hall 909
brigita@physics.drexel.edu
215.895.2726
Research & Teaching Interests Computational and experimental biophysics of protein folding and assembly, relevant to Alzheimer's and Parkinson's disease; discrete molecular dynamics of coarse-grained protein and lipid models Department
  • Department of Physics
Michel Vallires
Contact
Professor
Disque Hall 805
mv@physics.drexel.edu
215.895.2714
Research & Teaching Interests Nuclear Physics Department
  • Department of Physics
Loÿc Vanderkluysen, PhD
Contact
Assistant Professor, Department of Biodiversity, Earth & Environmental Science
PISB 314
loyc@drexel.edu
215.571.4673
Research & Teaching Interests Volcano remote sensing and monitoring, volcanic gases, igneous petrology and geochemistry, Large Igneous Provinces Department
  • Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science
David Velinsky
Contact
Department Head; Professor, Department of Biodiversity, Earth & Environmental Science; VP for Environmental Research; Director and Senior Scientist, Patrick Center for Environmental Research; Section Leader, Biogeochemistry, Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University  
Patrick Center, Academy of Natural Sciences
djv23@drexel.edu
215.299.1147
Research & Teaching Interests Fate and transport of chemical contaminants, Stable isotope and nutrient biogeochemistry; sediment geochemistry and deposition, water quality Department
  • Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science
T.S. Venkataraman
Contact
Professor Emeritus

t.s.venkataraman@drexel.edu
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Physics
Michael Vogeley
Contact
Associate Department Head for Graduate Studies; Professor
Disque Hall 811
vogeley@drexel.edu
215.895.2710
Research & Teaching Interests Cosmology, Galaxy formation and evolution, Statistical analysis of large data sets, Active galactic nuclei Department
  • Department of Physics
Kathleen Volk Miller
Contact
Director Graduate Program in Publishing; Director, Drexel Publishing Group; Co-Editor, PBQ; Teaching Professor of English
5036 MacAlister Hall
kathleen.r.volkmiller@drexel.edu
215.895.1303
Research & Teaching Interests

Creative Writing

Department
  • Department of English and Philosophy
Contact
Associate Director, First-Year Writing Program; ESL Coordinator; Assistant Teaching Professor
5059 MacAlister Hall
mv396@drexel.edu
215.895.1638
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of English and Philosophy
No Photo Available
Contact
Associate Professor
Disque Hall 508
wadepa@drexel.edu
215.895.2652
Research & Teaching Interests

Exploration of a newly discovered [3,3]-sigmatropic rearrangement; development and exploitation of a carbon-based hemiacetal mimic; exploration of cycloaddition reactions involving nitroethylene derivatives and novel nitrile oxides

Department
  • Department of Chemistry
Contact
Instructor | Teaching
Korman Center 251
vtwadke@drexel.edu
215.895.6392
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Mathematics
Tony Wambsgans, PhD
Contact
Associate Teaching Professor
Straton Hall 409
anthony.wambsgans@drexel.edu
215.895.1585
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Chemistry
Scott Warnock
Contact
Director, University Writing Program; Associate Professor of English
0032B MacAlister Hall
sjwarnock@drexel.edu
215.895.0377
Research & Teaching Interests

Technology and Composition

Department
  • Department of English and Philosophy
Elizabeth Burke Watson, PhD
Contact
Assistant Professor of Wetlands Science, Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science; Wetlands Section Leader, Patrick Center for the Environment, Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
Patrick Center for Environmental Research, The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
elizabeth.b.watson@drexel.edu
215.299.1109
Research & Teaching Interests Wetlands Ecology, Global Change, Ecohydrology, Paleoecology, Spatial Analyses Department
  • Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science
Hazel Cooper-Watts
Contact
Associate Teaching Professor of English
5058 MacAlister Hall
wattsra@drexel.edu
215.895.2441
Research & Teaching Interests

Creative Writing; Freshman Writing

Department
  • Department of English and Philosophy
Jason Weckstein, PhD
Contact
Associate Professor, Department of Biodiversity, Earth & Environmental Science; Associate Curator of Ornithology, Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
Ornithology Department, Academy of Natural Sciences
Jason.D.Weckstein@drexel.edu
215.299.1023
Research & Teaching Interests Biodiversity, systematics, phylogenetics, and evolutionary biology of birds and their parasites. Department
  • Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science
Rachel Wenrick
Contact
Associate Teaching Professor of English
5013 MacAlister Hall
rw346@drexel.edu
215.895.6778
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of English and Philosophy
Richard White
Contact
Assistant Teaching Professor
Korman Center 252
rdw35@drexel.edu
215.895.2683
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Mathematics
No Photo Available
Contact
Assistant Teaching Professor
5040 MacAlister Hall
avw22@drexel.edu
215.895.5888
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of English and Philosophy
Jet Wimp
Contact
Professor Emeritus


Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Mathematics
Hugo Woerdeman
Contact
Professor
Tenure

Korman Center 294
hugo@math.drexel.edu
215.895.6828
Research & Teaching Interests Matrix and Operator Theory, Systems Theory, Signal and Image Processing, and Harmonic Analysis. Currently he is working on Multivariable Interpolation and Factorization problems, and Matrix Theory problems arising in Quantum Computing. Department
  • Department of Mathematics
Evan Wood, PhD
Contact
Associate Professor
Disque Hall 223
ew456@drexel.edu
215.895.1681
Research & Teaching Interests

Atmospheric chemistry, impacts of biomass burning on air pollution and climate change, impact of airports on air quality, and design and deployment of novel instrumentation for field studies

Department
  • College of Arts and Sciences
  • Department of Chemistry
J. Doug Wright
Contact
Associate Department Head; Associate Professor
Tenure

Korman Center 292
jdoug@math.drexel.edu
215.895.0981
Research & Teaching Interests Partial differential equations, particularly the behavior of nonlinear waves in systems arising in hydrodynamics, optics and cell biology Department
  • Department of Mathematics
Jun Xi, PhD
Contact
Associate Teaching Professor
Disque Hall 218
jx35@drexel.edu
215.895.2648
Research & Teaching Interests

Biomacromolecular interactions, mechanisms of DNA replication and DNA repair, structure and function of molecular chaperones, drug target identification and new therapeutic development, single molecule enzymology, DNA directed organic synthesis

Department
  • Department of Chemistry
Dennis Guang Yang
Contact
Assistant Teaching Professor
Korman Center 255
gyang@math.drexel.edu
215.571.3583
Research & Teaching Interests Dynamical Systems, Neurodynamics Department
  • Department of Mathematics
Yun Yoo
Contact
Adjunct Instructor

yy29@drexel.edu
215.895.2668
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Mathematics
Alden H. Young
Contact
Director of Africana Studies; Assistant Professor
3025 MacAlister Hall
ahy24@drexel.edu
215.571.3626
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of History
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
Thomas Yu
Contact
Professor
Tenure

Korman Center 268
tyu@math.drexel.edu
215.895.2066
Research & Teaching Interests Applied Analysis, Applied Geometry, Multiscale Methods Department
  • Department of Mathematics
Dr. Jian-Min Yuan
Contact
Professor
Disque Hall 819B
yuanjm@drexel.edu
215.895.2722
Research & Teaching Interests Biophysics, protein folding/unfolding, protein aggregation, cellular signaling pathways, stochastic dynamics; chemical physics, reaction dyanmics, nonlinear dynamics, interaction of radiation with matter Department
  • Department of Physics
Michael Yudell
Contact
Chair & Associate Professor, Department of Community Health and Prevention, Dornsife School of Public Health; Affiliated Faculty, Department of History
Nesbitt Hall 454
myudell@drexel.edu
267.359.6084
Research & Teaching Interests

Autism spectrum disorders, bioethics, emergency preparedness, ethics, gene-environment interaction, genomics, history of public health

Department
  • Department of History
  • Center for Science, Technology and Society
Jennifer Yusin
Contact
Associate Professor of English
5013 MacAlister Hall
jyusin@drexel.edu
215.895.6778
Research & Teaching Interests

Postcolonial Literature

Department
  • Department of English and Philosophy
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
Zaller
Contact
Professor
5010 MacAlister
zallerrm@drexel.edu
215.895.1512
Research & Teaching Interests
English history and early modern European history
Department
  • Department of History
Sergio Zefillipo
Contact
Adjunct Instructor

sz32@drexel.edu
215.895.2668
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Mathematics
Dr. Asta Zelenkauskaite
Contact
Assistant Professor of Communication; Graduate Faculty Member, Communication, Culture & Media
3201 Arch Street, Suite 100, Room 165
az358@drexel.edu
215.895.1717
Research & Teaching Interests Social Media, User-Generated Content, Computer-Mediated Communication, Interactivity, Active Audience Analysis, Mobile Communication, Gender and Online Identity, Prosumer Culture, Internet of Things, Quantitative/Qualitative Research. Department
  • Department of Communication
Yihong Zhang
Contact
Adjunct Instructor

yihong@math.drexel.edu
215.895.2668
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Mathematics
Zoe Zhang
Contact
Assistant Professor
Stratton 326
fengqing.zhang@drexel.edu
215.553.7172
Research & Teaching Interests

Neuroimaging data analysis; Data mining; Bayesian inference; High dimensional data analysis

Department
  • Department of Psychology
Matthew Ziemke
Contact
Assistant Teaching Professor
Korman 247
mjz55@drexel.edu
215.571.3586
Research & Teaching Interests Functional Analysis, Operator Algebras, Semigroups, Mathematical Physics Department
  • Department of Mathematics
Eric Zillmer
Contact
Professor of Neuropsychology; Director of Athletics
Stratton 221
zillmer@drexel.edu
215.895.1977
Research & Teaching Interests

Sports psychology; Sports performance; Psychological assessment; Psychology of terrorists

Department
  • Department of Psychology