Administration

University Officers

Ripich, Danielle - President
Ph.D., Kent State University; M.A. Cleveland State University; B.A. Cleveland State University

Koelbl, James J. - Provost and Senior Vice President; Dean, College of Dental Medicine
D.D.S., University of Illinois College of Dentistry; M.J., Health Law, Loyola University School of Law; M.S., Oral Biology, Loyola University; B.S., John Carroll University

Beaulieu, Ellen, G. – Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean, College of Graduate Studies
Ed.D., Nova Southeastern University; M.P.H., University of Hawaii; B.A., University of Hawaii; A.S., Forsyth School for Dental Hygienists

Majid, Anouar - Vice President for Global Affairs
Ph.D., Syracuse University-English; M.A., City University of New York-English; B.A., University of Fez, Morocco-English

Bilsky, Edward - Vice President for Research and Scholarship
Ph.D., University of Arizona; M.S., B.S., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Wilson, Martha - Associate Provost for Online Worldwide Learning
Ph.D., University of Alabama

Tumiel, John - Senior Advisor to the President
M.A, University of Alabama in Birmingham; B.S., Empire State College, State University of New York; A.A.S., Erie Community College

Mills, Dora A. - Vice President of Clinical Affairs, Director of Public Health
M.D., University of Vermont College of Medicine; M.P.H., Harvard University

Trufant, Nicole - Vice President for Fiscal Affairs/CFO
M.S.M., New England College; B.A., B.S., University of Southern Maine

Smith Forrest, Cynthia - Vice President for Student Affairs
Ed.D., M.Ed., Harvard University; M.Ed., B.A., University of South Carolina

Norton, John - Vice President for Institutional Advancement
M.S., American University; A.B., Susquehanna University

Chance, William - Vice President of Government and Foundation Relations
B.A., Yale University

Brazeau, Gayle A. -  Dean, College of Pharmacy
Ph.D. University at Buffalo, State University of New York, School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences; M.S., B.S. University of Toledo, College of Pharmacy

Wood, Douglas - Vice President for Health Affairs and Dean, College of Osteopathic Medicine
D.O., Kansas City University of Medicine & Biosciences, College of Osteopathic Medicine; Ph.D.,Wayne State University

Hey, Jeanne A. K. - Dean, College of Arts and Sciences
Ph.D., M.A., The Ohio State University; B.A., Bucknell University

Francis-Connolly, Elizabeth –  Dean, Westbrook College of Health Professions
Ph.D., University of Michigan; M.S., Boston University; B.S., Quinnipiac College

Golub, Andrew – Dean of Library Services
M.S., Simmons College; M.A., Miami University; B.A., Boston University

University Administrators

Beaulieu, Sharen – Executive Director of Human Resources
B.A., Piedmont College

Gato, Stacy – Director of Graduate and Professional Admissions
B.A., St. Joseph's College

Handy, Ray – Assistant Dean of Students – WCC
CAGS Springfield College; M.S., Springfield College; B.S. Springfield College

Henderson, Paul - Director, Student Financial Services
M.Ed., University of Massachusetts, Lowell

Langevin, John - Assistant Dean of Students, Director of Counseling
Ph.D., Columbia Pacific University; M.A., Azusa Pacific University; B.A./B.S.W., California State University

Loftus, Craig - Chief Information Officer

Nahorney, Mark J - Dean of Students
M.S., Central Connecticut State University; B.S., Central Connecticut State University

Taggersell, Kathleen -  Director of Marketing and Communications
B.S., Springfield College

College of Arts and Sciences Administration

Hey, Jeanne A. K. - Dean, College of Arts and Sciences
Ph.D., M.A., The Ohio State University; B.A., Bucknell University

St. Ours, Paulette - Associate Dean, College of Arts and Sciences
M.S., University of Southern Maine-Statistics; M.A., Boston College-Mathematics; B.A., Saint Joseph's College-Mathematics

Tillburg, Charles - Associate Dean, College of Arts and Sciences (Interim)
Ph.D, Florida State University; M.S., University of Texas, Austin; B.S., University of Texas

Ahmida, Ali - Chair - Department of Political Science
Ph.D., University of Washington-Political Science; M.A., University of Washington-Political Science; B.A., Cairo University-Political Science

Anderson, Matthew - Chair-Department of English
Ph.D., Yale University - Comparative Literature

Brown, A. Christine - Chair, Department of Biology
Ph.D., University of Oregon, Oregon Institute of Marine Biology; B.A., Bowdoin College

Burt, Stephen - Chair – Department of Arts and Communications
M.F.A., SUNY at Purchase - Printmaking; B.F.A., Rhode Island School of Design - Illustration

Campbell, Alexandra - Chair - Department of Society, Culture and Languages
Ph.D., M.Phil., Cambridge University - Criminology; B.A., University of York, St. John

De Wolfe, Elizabeth - Chair-Department of History and Philosophy
Ph.D., Boston University - American and New England Studies; M.A., SUNY at Albany - Anthropology; A.B., Colgate University - Social Science

Dragon, Emily - Director - Global Education Program
B.A., Brown University

Fox, Stephen - Chair - Department of Chemistry and Physics
Ph.D., State University of New York at Stony Brook; M.S., University of Georgia; B.S., University of St. Andrews

Gray, Susan - Chair - Department of Mathematical Sciences
Ph.D.-Boston University-Mathematics Education; M.A.T., University of Pittsburgh-Science Education; B.S., Pennsylvania State University-Medical Technology/Biology

Lynch, Douglas - Chair - Department of Education
Ph.D., University of Massachusetts

Morgan, Pamela - Chair, Department of Environmental Studies
Ph.D., University of New Hampshire; M.S., University of Maine

Morrison, Linda - Chair-Department of Psychology
Ph.D., Ohio State University - Counseling Psychology

Richardson, Beth - Chair - Department of Business Administration
J.D., American University, Washington College of Law; B.A., Bowdoin College

Costa-Pierce, Barry – Director, Marine Science Center
Ph.D., University of Hawai'i; M.Sc., University of Vermont; B.A., Drew University

Westbrook College of Health Professions Administration

Francis-Connolly, Elizabeth - Dean of the Westbrook College of Health Professions
Ph.D, University of Michigan; M.S.,Boston University; B.S.,Quinnipiac College

Ford, Timothy –  Dean of Graduate Studies,
Ph.D., University of Wales, Bangor; B.Sc., Sussex University

Graybeal, Clay T. – Associate Dean of Academic Affairs and Program Director (Interim) - School of Social Work
Ph.D., Rutgers University; M.S.W., Fordham University; B.A., Ohio University

Rudolph, Katherine - Associate Dean for Research
Ph.D., University of Delaware; M.S., Boston University; B.S., Syracuse University

White, Thomas - Program Director - Physician Assistant
J.D., Newport University; M.A., University of New Mexico; B.S., Alderson-Broaddus College and University of Pennsylvania

Mason, Trisha - Director -  Service Learning
M.A., Muskie School of Public Service, University of Southern Maine; B.A., Hamilton College

Massie, Maribeth -  Program Director - Master of Nurse Anesthesia
Ph.D., Virginia Commonwealth University; M.S., Columbia University; B.S., Ohio State University

Mills, Bernice - Program Director - Dental Hygiene Program
M.S., University of Southern Maine; B.S., Indiana University, A.S., Westbrook College

Morgan, Patricia - Program Director - Department of Nursing and Health Services Management
Ph.D., Swansea University; M.S., University of New Hampshire; B.S.N., University of Rhode Island

O'Brien, Jane  – Program Director – Department of Occupational Therapy
Ph.D., University of South Carolina; MSOT, Boston University; B.A., University of Maine Orono

Sheldon, Michael - Program Director - Department of Physical Therapy
Ph.D., University of Southern Maine; M.S., Duke University-Physical Therapy; M.S., University of Maine, Orono Zoology; B.S., University of Rhode Island -Zoology

Visich, Paul - Program Director - Department of Exercise and Sport Performance
Ph.D., M.P.H., University of Pittsburgh;  M.S., George Williams College; B.S., Pennsylvania State University

College of Osteopathic Medicine Administration

Wood, Douglas– Dean, College of Osteopathic Medicine
D.O., Kansas City University of Medicine & Biosciences, College of Osteopathic Medicine; Ph.D.,Wayne State University

Johnson, Kenneth H. - Associate Dean for Educational Programs & Vice Dean
D.O., University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine; B.S., St. Michael’s College

Dane, Peter - Associate Dean, College of Osteopathic Medicine
D.O., Michigan State University, College of Osteopathic Medicine; B.S., Notre Dame

Bates, Bruce P. - Interim Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs; Chair, Department of Geriatric Medicine
D.O., KCOM

Kelley, Patricia A. - Associate Dean of Constituent Services
M.S., University of Tennessee; B.A., University of Maine

Vaughn, James - Curriculum Director
Ph.D., University of New Hampshire

Schwalenberg, Evelyn, FACP - Assistant Dean for Clinical Education
D.O., University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine; B.A., Assumption College

Ruggiero, Mark – Director, Maine AHEC Network
M.H.S., Johns Hopkins School of Public Health; B.A., Temple University

Stableford, Sue, R.N., M.P.H. - Director, Health Literacy Institute
M.P.H., University of Michigan; M.S.B., Husson College

Manyan, David R. - Interim Associate Dean for Research & Interim Section Head for Biomedical Sciences
Ph.D., University of Rhode Island; M.S., University of Rhode Island; B.A., Bowdoin College

Gugliucci, Marilyn R. - Director, Geriatric Education & Research
Ph.D.

Newman, Doris - Director of Medical Education and Director of Neuromusculoskeletal (NMM) Residency
D.O., University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine; B.S., Texas Women’s University

Sanzone, Raymond - Executive Director of Northeast Osteopathic Medical Education Network (OPTI)
M.H.A., Columbia University; B.S., University of New Haven

Hurley, Laurilee-  Assistant Director of Recruitment and Alumni Services
M.Ed., Plymouth State University; B.S., Southern New Hampshire University

Lacroix-Lane, Lisa - Assistant Director of Graduate & Professional Admissions
A.S., Westbrook College

Pezzulo, Christopher -  Medical Director, University Health Care
D.O., University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine; B.A., Stony Brook University

Carrier, Jane - Section Head, OMM; DME/Program Director Graduate Medical Education
D.O.

Doane, Cheryl - Section Head, Primary Care
D.O., Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine; M.S.Ed, Northern Illinois University; B.S., Northern Illinois University

College of Pharmacy Administration

Brazeau, Gayle A. - Dean, College of Pharmacy
Ph.D., University at Buffalo, State University of New York, School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences; M.S., B.S. University of Toledo, College of Pharmacy

Woodward, Jean M. B. - Associate Dean for Student Affairs and Admissions
Ph.D., University of Texas - Austin; M.S., Purdue University; B.S., University of Rhode Island

Rosenthal, Glenn W. - Associate Dean, Academic Affairs, College of Pharmacy
Ed.D., University of Pennsylvania; MBA, Rider University; M.A. Psych., Ohio University; B.A., Ohio University

McCall III, Kenneth L. - Chair, Department of Pharmacy Practice
Pharm.D., University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center College of Pharmacy; B.S. Pharmacy, University of Oklahoma

Sutton, Steve – Chair (Interim), Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Ph.D., State University at Buffalo, State University of New York, School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences; B.S. Pharmacy, Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Allied Health Sciences

Krebs, James R. - Director, Experiential Education
Pharm.D., University of Rhode Island; B.S. Pharmacy, Ohio Northern University

Redwanski, John - Director, Drug Information Center
Pharm.D., Purdue University, B.S., Ball State University

Morrissette, Robert A. - Director, Office of Continuing Education
B.S. Pharm., Massachusetts College of Pharmacy

College of Graduate Studies Administration

Ford, Timothy –  Dean of Graduate Studies
Ph.D., University of Wales, Bangor; B.Sc. Sussex University

College of Dental Medicine Administration

Koelbl, James J. - Dean of the College of Dental Medicine

D.D.S., University of Illinois College of Dentistry; M.J., Health Law, Loyola University School of Law; M.S., Oral Biology, Loyola University; B.S., John Carroll University.

Notice and Responsibilities Regarding this Catalog

This Catalog documents the academic programs, policies, and activities of the University of New England for the 2013-2014 academic year. The information contained herein is accurate as of date of publication August 12, 2013.

The University of New England reserves the right in its sole judgment to make changes of any nature in its programs, calendar, or academic schedule whenever it is deemed necessary or desirable, including changes in course content, the rescheduling of classes with or without extending the academic term, canceling of scheduled classes or other academic activities, in any such case giving such notice thereof as is reasonably practicable under the circumstances.

While each student may work closely with an academic advisor, he or she must retain individual responsibility for meeting requirements in this catalog and for being aware of any changes in provisions or requirements.