Born and raised in Biddeford Maine, I have been with the University since 1990. I have worked in the Counseling Office, the College of Arts and Sciences Dean's Office, the Student Affairs Dean's Office on the Portland Campus and in the College of Osteopathic Medicine. I have held my current position as Office Manager in the Student Academic Success Center since 2008.
I was born in Charleston, West Virginia. It was a dark and stormy night. I was of the first TV generation, so I know about Betty Boop, Richard Carlson, the Marx Brothers, and W. C. Fields. Along with Albert Einstein, Bette Davis, Robert A Heinlein, and those guys waiting for Godot, these are my heroes. My undergraduate degree was achieved at West Virginia University, my graduate degree at the University of Southern Maine. I've been here at UNE in one...
All facets of the writing process. I'm very eclectic and have a wide and fairly deep knowledge across many disciplines. I also have experience as a commercial artist
and sound technician. I build loudspeaker systems and furniture.
Megan Grumbling is an educator, poet, critic, and dramatic writer. Her poetry has appeared in Poetry, The Iowa Review, Crazyhorse, Memorious, The Southern Review, The Antioch Review, and other journals; was awarded the Ruth Lilly Poetry Fellowship from the Poetry Foundation; received the Robert Frost Foundation Award for Poetry; was chosen for Best New Poets, Best of the Net, Port City Poets, and other anthologies; and has been awarded residencies in Alaska, Tucson, and Lovell, Maine....
Before getting a BS in Industrial Technology, I worked as a carpenter for a commercial construction company. My career in education began by teaching carpentry, math, CAD and architectural design at both the high school and community college level. After receiving my MS in Special Education I began teaching in a more non-traditional setting.
I have three adult children and three grandchildren who all live within a 45 minute radius so we visit together at least every other week. I am active with my...
Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA)
Brain Research relating to behavior
I was born and raised in Tucson, AZ where I also earned my B.S. in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at the University of Arizona. Two years after graduation, I decided to follow my passion for marine science to graduate school at Nova Southeastern University in Ft. Lauderdale, FL. While pursuing my Master's, I worked as a research assistant for coral reef assessment, monitoring, and restoration and completed over 500 scientific dives. Upon graduation, I moved to Maine where I initially...
Marine Science Field Research
I began my professional career as a cartographer, stumbled into education in my mid-twenties and have been happily teaching mathematics ever since. Through hard work, a series of good turns and a bit of luck, I've developed an expertise in developmental mathematics specifically and developmental education more generally. I am passionate about learning and enjoy sharing knowledge with others. August is my favorite month as that is when all the cool school supplies come out!
I share a home with...