Faculty


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Julius Adekunle (1996)
Professor, History (Graduate Faculty).
B.A., University of Ife, Nigeria; M.A., University of Ibadan, Nigeria; Ph.D., Dalhousie University, Canada.

Gilda M. Agacer (1998)
Associate Professor, Accounting (Graduate Faculty).
Associate Dean of the Leon Hess Business School.
B.A., University of East Philippines; M.I.B.S., Ph.D., University of South Carolina.

Nahid Aslanbeigui (1988)
Professor and Kvernland Endowed Chair in Philosophy and Corporate Social Policy, Economics, Finance and Real Estate (Graduate Faculty).
B.A., University of Tehran; M.A., Ph.D., University of Michigan.

Mary Kate Azcuy (2004)
Associate Professor and Graduate Program Director, English (Graduate Faculty).
B.S., Monmouth University; M.A., New York University; Ph.D., Drew University.

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Steven Bachrach (2016)
Professor, Chemistry and Physics (Graduate Faculty).
Dean, School of Science.
B.S., University of Illinois; Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley.

Barrie Bailey (2001)
Associate Professor and Chair, Economics, Finance and Real Estate (Graduate Faculty).
B.S., M.B.A., Ph.D., University of Central Florida.

Judith Bazler (1997)
Professor, Curriculum and Instruction (Graduate Faculty).
B.S., Northern Illinois University; M.Ed., Ed.D., University of Montana.

Kristin Bluemel (1994)
Professor and Wayne D. McMurray-Helen Bennett Endowed Chair in the Humanities, English (Graduate Faculty).
B.A., Wesleyan University; M.A., Ph.D., Rutgers University.

Stephanie Bobbitt (2018)
Assistant Professor, Educational Counseling and Leadership (Graduate Faculty).
B.S., S.U.N.Y. College of Environment Science and Forestry; M.S., The College of Saint Rose; Ph.D., Western Michigan University.

Charles Branch (2018)
Assistant Professor, Professional Counseling (Graduate Faculty).
B.S., University of West Alabama; M.A., University of Alabama at Birmingham; Ph.D., Auburn University.

David Burkholder (2009)
Associate Professor and Chair, Professional Counseling (Graduate Faculty).
B.S., Geneva College; M.Ed., Ohio University; Ph.D., Kent State University.

Jessica Reno Burkholder (2016)
Associate Professor, Professional Counseling (Graduate Faculty).
B.S., Miami University, M.A., Denver Seminary; Ph.D., Kent State University.

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Kenneth Campbell (1986)
Professor, History (Graduate Faculty).
B.A., Virginia Commonwealth University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Delaware.

Alan Cavaiola (1996)
Professor and Addiction Studies Graduate Program Director, Professional Counseling (Graduate Faculty).
B.A., Monmouth University (Monmouth College); M.A., Fairleigh Dickinson University; Ph.D., Hofstra University.

Michael Chattalas (2016)
Assistant Professor, Marketing and International Business (Graduate Faculty).
B.S., University of Maryland; M.S., Troy State University; M.Phil., Ph.D., Baruch College, City University of New York.

Edward Christensen (1996)
Associate Professor, Management and Leadership (Graduate Faculty).
Vice President for Information Management.
A.S., George Washington University; B.S., Southern Illinois University; M.B.A., Ph.D., Rutgers University.

John Comiskey (2011)
Associate Professor, Criminal Justice (Graduate Faculty).
M.S., Naval Post Graduate School, Ed.D., St. John Fisher College.

Richard Cox (2016)
Assistant Professor, Communication (Graduate Faculty).
B.S., M.F.A., Virginia Commonwealth University.

Michael Cronin (2010)
Associate Professor, Social Work (Graduate Faculty).
M.S.W., Columbia University; Ph.D., Yeshiva University.

Shannon Cunningham (2016)
Assistant Professor, Criminal Justice (Graduate Faculty).
B.A., M.S., Illinois State University; Ph.D., Texas State University.

Ralph Cuseglio (2016)
Assistant Professor, Social Work (Graduate Faculty).
M.S.W., D.S.W., Rutgers University.

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Jonathan Daigle (2017)
Assistant Professor, Economics, Finance and Real Estate (Graduate Faculty).
B.S., M.B.A., The University of South Alabama; Ph.D., The University of Missisippi.

Rekha Datta (1995)
Professor and Freed Endowed Chair in the Humanities, Political Science and Sociology (Graduate Faculty).
Interim Provost/Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs.
B.A., M.A., Presidency College, University of Calcutta, India; Ph.D., University of Connecticut.

Veronica Davidov (2013)
Associate Professor and Anthropology Graduate Program Director, Anthropology (Graduate Faculty).
Ph.D., New York University.

Anne Deepak (2014)
Associate Professor, Social Work (Graduate Faculty).
B.A., Boston University; M.S., Ph.D., Columbia University.

Megan Delaney (2016)
Assistant Professor, Professional Counseling (Graduate Faculty).
Ph.D., Montclair State University.

Chad E. Dell (1996)
Associate Professor, Communication (Graduate Faculty).
B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Hillary DelPrete (2015)
Assistant Professor, Anthropology (Graduate Faculty).
B.S., Tulane University; M.A., Ph.D., Rutgers University.

Christopher DeRosa (2004)
Associate Professor and Chair, Anthropology; Associate Professor and Chair, History (Graduate Faculty).
B.A., Columbia University; Ph.D., Temple University.

Kevin Dooley (2005)
Associate Professor, Political Science and Sociology (Graduate Faculty).
B.A., Monmouth University; M.A., Ph.D., Rutgers University.

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Heide Estes (1998)
Professor, English (Graduate Faculty).
B.A., University of Pennsylvania; Ph.D., New York University.

Antonio Estudillo (2015)
Associate Professor, Curriculum and Instruction (Graduate Faculty).
B.S., Washington State University; M.A., Gonzaga University; M.S., Ph.D., Indiana University.

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David Ford (2018)
Assistant Professor, Professional Counseling (Graduate Faculty).
B.A., M.A., Wake Forest University; Ph.D., Old Dominion University.

Geoffrey Fouad (2016)
Assistant Professor, History (Graduate Faculty).
B.S., Catawba College; M.S., University of South Florida; Ph.D., San Diego State University/UC Santa Barbara.

Cira Fraser (1998)
Professor and Director of the DNP Program, Nursing (Graduate Faculty).
B.S., The College of New Jersey; M.S., Rutgers University, Newark; Ph.D., Adelphi University, R.N., ACNS-BC.

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Alex Gilvarry (2014)
Assistant Professor and M.F.A. Program Director, English (Graduate Faculty).
B.A., M.F.A., Hunter College.

Susan M Goulding (1996)
Associate Professor and Chair, English (Graduate Faculty).
B.A., M.A., Adelphi University; Ph.D., New York University.

Alena Graedon (2016)
Assistant Professor, English (Graduate Faculty).
M.F.A., Columbia School of the Arts.

Kathleen Grant (2018)
Assistant Professor, Educational Counseling and Leadership (Graduate Faculty).
B.S., Wagner College; M.A., The College of New Jersey; Ph.D., Montclair State University.

Walter Greason (2012)
Associate Professor and Chair, Educational Counseling and Leadership (Graduate Faculty).
B.A., Villanova University; Ph.D., Temple University.

Susan Forquer Gupta (2006)
Associate Professor, Marketing and International Business (Graduate Faculty).
Director, MBA Program.
B.S., M.S., University of Missouri-Columbia; Ph.D., University of Tennessee-Knoxville.

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John P. Hanly (2014)
Associate Professor, English (Graduate Faculty).
B.A., Georgetown College; M.A., University of Chicago; Ph.D., University of Louisville.

Wendy Harriott (2000)
Associate Professor, Special Education (Graduate Faculty).
Associate Dean, School of Education.
B.S., Bloomsburg University; M.S., Marywood College; Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University.

Adam Heinrich (2018)
Assistant Professor, Anthropology (Graduate Faculty).
B.S., M.A., Ph.D., Rutgers University.

John Henning (2015)
Professor, Curriculum and Instruction (Graduate Faculty).
Dean of the School of Education.
B.S., Pennsylvania State University; M.Ed., Kent State University; A.D., Stark State College; Ph.D., Educational Psychology , Kent State University, Ohio.

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Jeffrey Jackson (2012)
Associate Professor, English (Graduate Faculty).
B.A., Linfield College; M.A., Portland State University.Ph.D., Rice University.

Laura T Jannone (2003)
Associate Professor, Nursing (Graduate Faculty).
B.S.N., M.S., New Jersey City State College; Ed.D., Teachers College, Columbia University. NJ-CSN, FNASN.

Scott Jeffrey (2009)
Associate Professor, Management and Leadership (Graduate Faculty).
B.S.C., M.B.A., Santa Clara University; Ph.D., University of Chicago.

Joanne Jodry (2003)
Assistant Professor and Mental Health Counseling Program Director, Professional Counseling (Graduate Faculty).
M.A., Monmouth University; Ed.D., Argosy University; D.M.H., Drew University.

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Ai Kamei (2018)
Assistant Professor, Special Education (Graduate Faculty).
B.A., M.S., Osaka Kyoiku University, Japan; Ph.D., The University of North Carolina at Greensboro.

Jiwon Kim (2012)
Associate Professor, Curriculum and Instruction (Graduate Faculty).
B.A., Dong-Guk University; M.S., Case Western Reserve University; Ph.D., Purdue University.

Rose Knapp (2010)
Associate Professor, Chair and Graduate Program Director, Nursing (Graduate Faculty).
B.A., State University of Plattsburgh; M.S., Seton Hall University; D.N.P., University of Miami, ACNP-BC.

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Stacy Lauderdale-Littin (2011)
Associate Professor, Special Education (Graduate Faculty).
B.S., Clemson University; M.A., California State University, Northridge; Ph.D., BCBA-D, University of California, Riverside.

Xudong Daniel Li (2014)
Associate Professor, Accounting (Graduate Faculty).
B.E., B.S., University of Science and Technology of China, M.B.A., University of California, Ph.D., University of North Texas.

Peter Liu (1994)
Professor, Criminal Justice (Graduate Faculty).
B.A., M.A., Jilin University, China; Ph.D., Indiana University of Pennsylvania.

Brian Lockwood (2010)
Associate Professor and Graduate Program Director, Criminal Justice (Graduate Faculty).
B.A., The College of New Jersey; M.A., Ph.D., Temple University.

Patrick Love (2019)
Assistant Professor, English (Graduate Faculty).
B.A., Western Michigan University; M.A., Ph.D., Purdue University. University; M.A., Ph.D., Purdue University.

Min-Hua Lu (1991)
Associate Professor and Chair, Marketing and International Business (Graduate Faculty).
B.A., M.A., Beijing Institute of Foreign Trade; D.B.A., George Washington University.

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Janet Mahoney (1995)
Professor, Nursing (Graduate Faculty).
R.N., St. Mary's Hospital; B.S.N., Monmouth University (Monmouth College); M.S.N., Seton Hall University; Ph.D., APN-BC, ENA-BC New York University.

Robin Mama (1992)
Professor, Social Work (Graduate Faculty).
Dean, School of Social Work.
B.S.W., College of Misericordia; M.S.S., Ph.D., Bryn Mawr College.

Colleen Manzetti (2012)
Associate Professor, Nursing (Graduate Faculty).
B.S., Rutgers University; M.S.N., Monmouth University; D.N.P., Samford, Alabama CNE, CNLCP.

Golam M. Mathbor (1999)
Professor, Social Work (Graduate Faculty).
B.S.S., M.S.S., Bachelor of Law (LLB), University of Dhaka, Bangladesh; M.S.W., McGill University; Ph.D., University of Calgary.

Ann Marie Mauro (2020)
Professor, Nursing (Graduate Faculty).
Dean, School of Nursing.
B.S.N., M.S.N., Seton Hall University; Ph.D., New York University, R.N., CNL, CNE, FAHA, FAAN.

Frederick McKitrick (1994)
Associate Professor and Chair, Art and Design, History (Graduate Faculty).
B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Columbia University.

Joseph McManus (2012)
Associate Professor, Management and Leadership (Graduate Faculty).
M.B.A., Pepperdine University; J.D., Rutgers University Law School, Camden; Ph.D., Rutgers University.

Marie Mele Thomas (2015)
Assistant Professor, Criminal Justice (Graduate Faculty).
B.S., College of New Jersey; M.S., American University; Ph.D., Rutgers University.

Christina Merckx (2017)
Associate Professor, Health Studies and Physical Education (Graduate Faculty).
B.S., Anderson University; M.S., University of Northern Colorado; Ph.D., University of Southern Mississippi.

Nancy J Mezey (2002)
Professor, Political Science and Sociology (Graduate Faculty).
Dean, Honors School.
B.A., Vassar College; M.A., Ph.D., Michigan State University.

Kenneth Mitchell (2006)
Professor and Chair, Political Science and Sociology (Graduate Faculty).
B.A., University of California; M.S., London School of Economics; D.Phi., Oxford University, United Kingdom.

Donald Moliver (1982)
Professor and Steven and Elaine Pozycki Endowed Professor Chair in Real Estate, Economics, Finance and Real Estate (Graduate Faculty).
Dean, Leon Hess Business School.
B.A., Fairleigh Dickinson University, M.A., Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute.

Laura J. Moriarty (2014)
Professor, Criminal Justice (Graduate Faculty).
B.A., M.A., Louisiana State University; Ph.D., Sam Houston State University.

Joseph Mosca (1987)
Associate Professor, Management and Leadership (Graduate Faculty).
B.A., M.A., Montclair State University; Ed.D., New York University.

Mihaela Moscaliuc (2012)
Associate Professor, English (Graduate Faculty).
B.A., M.A., Al.l. Cuza University; M.A., Salisbury University; M.F.A., New England College; Ph.D., University of Maryland.

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Roy Nersesian (1985)
Professor, Management and Leadership (Graduate Faculty).
B.S., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute; M.B.A., Harvard Business School.

Eleanor Novek (1996)
Professor, Communication (Graduate Faculty).
B.A., Georgia State University; M.A., Ph.D., Annenberg School of Communication, University of Pennsylvania.

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Patrick L O'Halloran (2003)
Associate Professor, Economics, Finance and Real Estate (Graduate Faculty).
B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.

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Tina Paone (2006)
Professor, Educational Counseling and Leadership (Graduate Faculty).
B.A., University of Tampa; M.A., Ph.D., University of Nevada, Reno.

Katherine Parkin (2003)
Professor and Jules Plangere Jr. Endowed Chair in American Social History, History (Graduate Faculty).
B.A., Lake Forest College; Ph.D., Temple University.

John Patro (2020)
Associate Professor and Chair, Occupational Therapy (Graduate Faculty).
B.S.; M.S., University of Scranton; OTD, Chatham University.

Thomas Pearson (1978)
Professor, History (Graduate Faculty).
B.A., Santa Clara University; M.A., Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Nguyen Pham (2019)
Assistant Professor, Marketing and International Business (Graduate Faculty).
B.S., Vietnam University; M.B.A., Rutgers University; Ph.D., Arizona State University.

Michael Phillips-Anderson (2007)
Associate Professor, Communication (Graduate Faculty).
B.A., George Mason University; M.A., St. John's College; Ph.D., University of Maryland.

Alyson Pompeo-Fargnoli (2016)
Assistant Professor, Educational Counseling and Leadership (Graduate Faculty).
B.A., M.A., The College of New Jersey; Ph.D., Montclair State University.

Nicole Pacheco Pulliam (2014)
Associate Professor, Educational Counseling and Leadership (Graduate Faculty).
B.A., Ramapo College of New Jersey; M.A., Ph.D., Montclair State University.

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Erik Raj (2015)
Assistant Professor, Speech-Language Pathology (Graduate Faculty).
B.S., Stockton University; M.S., Misericordia University; Ph.D., Wayne State University.

Benedicte Reyes (2002)
Associate Professor, Economics, Finance and Real Estate (Graduate Faculty).
B.A., Ecole Superieure de Commerce de Reims, France; M.B.A., Temple University; Ph.D., Columbia University.

Maryanne Rhett (2008)
Professor and History Graduate Program Director, History (Graduate Faculty).
B.A., University of South Carolina; M.A., University of Arizona; Ph.D., Washington State University.

Kerry Rizzuto (2013)
Associate Professor and M.Ed. P3 Program Director, Curriculum and Instruction (Graduate Faculty).
M.A., Brooklyn College; Ed.D., Rowan University.

Joseph F. Rocereto (2006)
Associate Professor, Marketing and International Business (Graduate Faculty).
B.A., Dickinson College; M.B.A., Ph.D., Drexel University.

Alex Romagnoli (2014)
Associate Professor, M.A.T. Program Director and Chair, Special Education, Curriculum and Instruction (Graduate Faculty).
B.S., M.Ed., East Stroudsburg University; Ph.D., Indiana University of Pennsylvania.

Daniela Rosca (1998)
Associate Professor and Chair, Computer Science and Software Engineering (Graduate Faculty).
M.S., Polytechnic University of Bucharest; Ph.D., Old Dominion University.

Stuart Rosenberg (2010)
Professor and Chair, Management and Leadership (Graduate Faculty).
B.A., Marquette University; M.A., University of Wisconsin-Madison; Ph.D., Fordham University.

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Saliba Sarsar (1985)
Professor, Political Science and Sociology (Graduate Faculty).
B.A., Monmouth University (Monmouth College); Ph.D., Rutgers University.

Richard Scherl (2002)
Associate Professor, Computer Science and Software Engineering (Graduate Faculty).
B.A., Columbia University; M.A., University of Chicago; Ph.D., University of Illinois.

Karen Schmelzkopf (1998)
Associate Professor, History (Graduate Faculty).
B.A., M.A., Florida Atlantic University; Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University.

Robert H. Scott, III (2005)
Professor, Economics, Finance and Real Estate (Graduate Faculty).
B.A., Western State College of Colorado; M.A., Ph.D., University of Missouri at Kansas City.

Mikhail M. Sher (2018)
Assistant Professor, Management and Leadership (Graduate Faculty).
B.S., Carnegie Mellon University; M.S., Columbia University; Ph.D., Drexel University.

Deanna Shoemaker (2005)
Associate Professor and Graduate Program Director, Communication (Graduate Faculty).
B.F.A., Webster University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin.

Michaeline Skiba (2003)
Associate Professor, Management and Leadership (Graduate Faculty).
B.S., M.S., Loyola University; M.S., Boston College; Ed.D., Columbia University.

Donald Smith (2001)
Associate Professor, Management and Leadership (Graduate Faculty).
B.S., M.S., Ph.D., State University of New York at Albany.

Vernon Smith (2017)
Assistant Professor and M.S.Ed. School Counseling Program Director, Educational Counseling and Leadership (Graduate Faculty).
B.A., Judson College; M.S., Northern Illinois University; Ph.D., University of South Florida.

Sarah Springer (2016)
Assistant Professor, Professional Counseling (Graduate Faculty).
BA, Mason Gross School of Arts; MA, Colulmbia University, PhD, Montclair State University.

Lilly Steiner (2010)
Associate Professor and M.S.Ed. Literacy Program Director, Curriculum and Instruction (Graduate Faculty).
B.A., University of Wisconsin; M.A., University of North Dakota; Ed.D., Boston University.

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Nancy Uddin (1999)
Associate Professor, Accounting (Graduate Faculty).
B.A., William Patterson University; Ph.D., Rutgers University.

Anwar D. Uhuru (2019)
Assistant Professor, English (Graduate Faculty).
B.A., M.A., Marygrove College; Ed.M., Teachers College Columbia University; Ph.D., St. John's University.

Paul Urbanski (2013)
Assistant Professor, Social Work (Graduate Faculty).
B.F.A., University of Michigan; M.S.W., Columbina University; Ph.D., University of Albany, New York.

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Richard F. Veit (2000)
Professor, Anthropology (Graduate Faculty).
Interim Dean, School of Humanities and Social Sciences.
B.A., Drew University; M.A., College of William and Mary; Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania.

Lisa Vetere (2005)
Associate Professor, English (Graduate Faculty).
B.A., Siena College; M.A., St. Bonaventure University; Ph.D., Lehigh University.

Marina Vujnovic (2008)
Associate Professor, Communication (Graduate Faculty).
B.A., University of Zagreb; M.A., University of Northern Iowa; Ph.D., University of Iowa.

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Jiacun Wang (2004)
Professor and Graduate Program Director, Computer Science and Software Engineering (Graduate Faculty).
B.S., Jiangsu University of Science and Technology; Ph.D., Nanjing University of Science and Technology, China.

Courtney Werner (2015)
Assistant Professor, English (Graduate Faculty).
B.A., Moravian College and Theological Seminary; M.A., Texas State University; Ph.D., Kent State University.

Hettie Williams (2007)
Assistant Professor, History (Graduate Faculty).
B.A., Rowan University; M.A., Monmouth University; Ph.D., Drew University.

Charles Willow (2004)
Associate Professor, Management and Leadership (Graduate Faculty).
B.S., M.S., Hanyang University; M.S., Texas Tech University; Ph.D., University of Houston.

Kenneth Womack (2015)
Professor, English (Graduate Faculty).
B.A., Texas AM University; M.A., Texas AM University/Moscow Institute of Communication, U.S.S.R.; Ph.D., Northern Illinois University.

Chiu-Yin Wong (2011)
Associate Professor, M.Ed. ESL Program Director, Curriculum and Instruction (Graduate Faculty).
B.A., Brigham Young University; M.A., Ph.D., Texas Tech University.

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Cui Yu (2002)
Associate Professor, Computer Science and Software Engineering (Graduate Faculty).
B.S., Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics; Ph.D., University of Singapore, Singapore.

Minna Yu (2010)
Associate Professor, Accounting (Graduate Faculty).
B.A., M.S., Dongbei University, China; Ph.D., Kent State University.

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Joelle Zabotka (2014)
Associate Professor, Social Work (Graduate Faculty).
B.A., Drew University; M.S.W., Columbia University; Ph.D., Rutgers University.

Vecihi S. Zambak (2018)
Assistant Professor, Curriculum and Instruction (Graduate Faculty).
B.S., M.S., Bogazici University, Istanbul, Turkey; M.S., University of Amsterdam; Ph.D., Clemson University.

Ronald Zhao (2002)
Associate Professor, Accounting (Graduate Faculty).
B.A., Fudan University, China; M.A., Shanghai Foreign Language Institute, China; Ph.D., Texas Tech University; C.P.A., C.M.A.

Ling Zheng (2018)
Assistant Professor, Computer Science and Software Engineering (Graduate Faculty).
B.S., Southern Medical University, Guangzhou, China; M.S., Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China; Ph.D., New Jersey Institute of Technology.