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TIMOTHY M. LAWLOR
Associate Professor of Physics and Astrophysics
B.S., Pennsylvania State University, B.S.,  East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania, M.S., Wichita State University, Ph.D. University of Delaware
Scholarly/Research Interests:  Stellar Astrophysics - The first stars in the universe (Population III stars), massive binary stars; the late stages of stellar evolution; variable stars; born-again stars; hydrogen deficient, non-DA white dwarfs;  RCrB stars, PG1159 type stars, and hydrogen deficient CSPN.
Joined campus faculty 2006.
email: tlawlor@psu.edu

SANDRA LAWRENCE
Instructor in Spanish
B.A., Widener University; M.A., Villanova University
Scholarly/Research Interests: Mayan Linguistics, Bilingual Mayan Literature, and literacy in community outreach programs.
Joined campus faculty part-time in 1998, full-time 2000.
email:sml13@psu.edu

CYNTHIA LIGHTFOOT
Professor of Human Development and Family Studies
B.A., University of California, Santa Cruz; M.A., University of British Columbia, Vancouver; Ph.D., University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.
Scholarly/Research Interests: Sociocultural development of adolescents; self and identity development; adolescent risk-taking and peer culture; teen pregnancy; acculturation of immigrant children, youth, and families; narrative methodology.
Joined campus faculty in 1998.
email: cgl3@psu.edu

JOHANNA LOMBARD
Instructor in Mathematics
B.A., University of the Orange Free State
Joined campus faculty in 1999.
email:jxl65@psu.edu

DAVID M. MACAULEY
Associate Professor of Philosophy and Environmental Studies
B.A. (with Highest Honors), College of William and Mary; M.A., Ph.D., State University of New York at Stony Brook; University of Tubingen; New School for Social Research
Scholarly/Research Interests: Ethics, Environmental Philosophy, Continental Philosophy, and Philosopy of Technology.
Joined campus faculty in 2003.
email: dmm53@psu.edu

PAMELA MAIN
Instructor in English
B.A., Old Dominion University; M.A., Colorado State University; Master of Professional Writing, Univ. of Southern California.
Scholarly/Research Interests: Research interests include writing center scholarship, composition and rhetoric, and fiction writing.
Joined campus faculty in 2004.
email: pam47@psu.edu

JON MANTEAU
Instructor in Art
M.F.A., University of Delaware; Four year certificate, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (Philadelphia, PA); two years at Parsons School of Design (NYC, NY) Scholarly/Research Interests: Painting, drawing, printmaking, graphic design, art history and subculture.
Joined campus faculty part-time in 2010, full-time 2011.
email: jmf27@psu.edu

DANIELA MARTIN
Assistant Professor of Psychology
B.A., M.A., Hunter College of the City University of New York; Ph.D., The Graduate School, City University of New York
Scholarly/Research Interests:  Multi-cultural education in the development of student identity, achievement, and democratic practice:  social development of deaf children using cochlear implants and integration of deaf children into mainstream peer groups.
Joined campus faculty in 2008.
email: dzm11@psu.edu

SHARON MANCO
Instructor in Language and Literacy Education (LLED), Disability Contact Liaison
B.S.,Penn State University; M.A., Glassboro State College; Additional graduate level special education coursework leading to certification in special education - learning disabilities, University of Delaware.
Research Area: study skills and disability issues
Joined campus faculty in 1990 part-time, full-time 1996.
email: sam26@psu.edu

WAYNE J. MCMULLEN
Associate Professor of Communication Arts and Sciences
B.A., Temple University; M.A., Auburn University; Ph.D., Penn State University.
Recipient of the campus Outstanding Teacher Award in 1997 in 2002 and recipient of the University's George W. Atherton Award for Excellence in Teaching in 2000.
Scholarly/Research Interests: the rhetoric of film.
Joined campus faculty in 1991.
email: wjm11@psu.edu

TIMOTHY NIILER
Instructor in Chemistry/Physics
B.S., University of Delaware; M.A. Boston University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Delaware
Scholarly/Research Interests:  biomechanics of gait and balance disorders, study of normal gait development and utilization of low cost video capture systems, biomechanics of martial arts.
Joined campus faculty in 2008.
Email: tan13@psu.edu

CHRISTINA M. OLEAR
Instructor in Accounting
B.S. Accounting, Park University; B.S. Marketing, B.S. Management, Bloomsburg University; M.Acc Accounting with a specialization in Taxation, Strayer University
Scholarly/Research Interests: Pedagogy, ethics
Joined campus faculty in 2010.
email: cmo16@psu.edu

B.C. BEN PARK
Associate Professor of Human Development and Family Studies
B.A., Hannam University in Taejon; B.A., Lynchburg College; M.A., William and Mary, Ph.D., Syracuse University
Scholarly/Research interests: Relationship to increased suicide behavior in modern era and the classic sociological problem of how macro-level historical and structural forces have impacts on the micro-level of individual lives
Joined campus faculty in 2013.
email: bcp10@psu.edu

MEGAN L. POVELONES
Assistant Professor of Biology
B.S., Loyola University; Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Scholarly/Research Interests: Single-celled parasitic organisms, including the human pathogen Trypanosoma brucei, which is the causative agent of African sleeping sickness.
Joined campus faculty in 2012
email: mlp29@psu.edu

DANIEL PARRISH
Instructor in Mathematics
B.A., Saint Francis University; M.S., Seton Hall University
Scholarly/Research Interests:  number theory, combinatorics, computer algorithms, and complex analysis.
Joined campus faculty full-time in 2008.
email: dmp24@psu.edu

BARBARA ROSTICK
Instructor in Kinesiology
B.S., West Chester State College; M.S.,West Chester University.
Scholarly/Research Interests: Athletic Training, fitness and nutrition.
Joined campus faculty as a part-time member in 1996; full-time in January 1999.
email:bar15@psu.edu

HANS SCHMIDT
Assistant Professor of Communications
B.A., M.A., West Chester University; Ph.D., Temple University
Scholarly Research Interests: Research interests are related to media literacy, university-level media literacy education, journalism and journalism education, and new media applications.
Joined campus faculty in 2011.
email: hcs10@psu.edu

ADAM J. SORKIN
Distinguished Professor of English
A.B., with distinction in all subjects; M.A., Cornell University; Ph.D., University of North Carolina.
Scholarly/Research Interests: Modern and contemporary American Literature; poetry translation, translation of contemporary Romanian poetry, popular culture (especially American culture).
Joined campus faculty in l978.
email: ajs2@psu.edu

DJURADJ STAKIC
Professor of Human Development and Family Studies
B.A., University of Belgrade, Ph.D., University of Belgrade
Scholarly/Research Interests: Juvenile delinquency and violent behavior of youth: phenomenology, etiology, prevent and treatment; holistic and dialectic model of human, family and community interactions and development; science of prevention theory and metheodology.
Joined campus faculty in 2000.
email: dos4@psu.edu

JULIE STANTON
Associate Professor in Business
B.A., Georgetown University; Ph.D., University of Maryland
Scholarly/Research Interests: Consumer interest in organic and other niche foods, and in food marketing channels between developing and developed country markets.
Joined campus faculty in 2008.
email: jvs11@psu.edu