Jeanne Hey

Dean, College of Arts and Sciences

(207) 602-2371

Decary Hall

Jeanne Hey earned a B.A. in international relations and Spanish from Bucknell University and an M.A. and Ph.D. in political science from the Ohio State University. Her teaching and research interests lie in the areas of international politics, comparative foreign policy, the developing world, Latin America, and small states. She was a faculty member in Miami University's (Ohio) department of political science and program in international studies from 1992-2011, serving as the director of international studies for nine years. She... Read More


Comparative foreign policy

Latin America

developing world.

Susan Gray

Susan S. Gray

Ed.D. in Mathematics Education

Associate Dean, College of Arts and Sciences

Associate Professor and Chair

(207) 602-2248

Decary Hall

Susan Gray received an undergraduate degree from Pennsylvania State University, the MAT degree from the University of Pittsburgh, and a doctorate from Boston University.  She has been working on issues related to mathematics teaching and learning for over twenty years.  She enjoys teaching, curriculum and program development, research, and student and faculty mentoring. Read More


mathematics education

secondary mathematics teacher education


Charles Tilburg

Associate Dean, College of Arts and Sciences; Associate Professor, Department of Marine Sciences

(207) 602-2130

Marine Science Center


Physical oceanography

numerical modeling

coastal oceanography

larval transport

river plume dynamics


Brooks Payette

Brooks C Payette

M.A. Political Science

Assistant to the Dean, College of Arts and Sciences

(207) 602-2371

Decary Hall

A former White House intern and 2011 Truman Scholar Award Recipient, Brooks Payette is a graduate of the University of New Hampshire, where he completed both his B.A. and M.A. in Political Science.  His interests include community health, fitness and electoral politics.

Payette is also the Public Affairs Officer for the 157 Air Refueling Wing in the N.H. Air National Guard. He earned his commission in September 2013 and was selected to serve on the Air National Guard's Public Affairs Council. Prior to earning... Read More


campaign finance

childhood obesity