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School of Humanities Faculty & Staff Directory

School Leadership

Name Title Phone E-Mail Office
Steven Hicks, Ph.D.
  • Director, School of Humanities and Social Sciences
(814) 898 6108 svh10@psu.edu 170E Kochel
Eric Corty, Ph.D.
  • Associate Director, Social Sciences
  • Professor of Psychology
(814) 898 6238 ewc2@psu.edu 103 Turnbull
Leigh-Ann Bedal, Ph.D.
  • Program Chair, History
  • Associate Professor of Anthropology
(814) 898 6070 lxb41@psu.edu 125 Kochel
Margaret Burke, Ph.D.
  • Program Chair, Childhood and Early Adolescent Education
  • Assistant Professor of Elementary Education
(814) 898 6950 mkb19@psu.edu 114 Turnbull
Sharon Dale, Ph.D.
  • Program Chair, Arts Administration
  • Associate Professor of Art History
(814) 898 6208 sxd4@psu.edu 136 Kochel
Elizabeth Fogle, M.F.A.
  • Program Chair, General Arts and Sciences
  • Lecturer in English
(814) 898 6821 elf12@psu.edu 132 Kochel
Melanie Hetzel-Riggin, Ph.D.
  • Program Chair, Psychology
  • Associate Professor of Psychology
(814) 898 6949 mdh33@psu.edu 108 Turnbull
Thomas Noyes, Ph.D.
  • Program Chair, Creative Writing
  • Associate Professor of English and Creative Writing
(814) 898 6209 twn2@psu.edu 141 Kochel
Tina Rapp
  • Administrative Support Coordinator
(814) 898 6152 tza1@psu.edu 170 Kochel Center
Robert Speel, Ph.D.
  • Program Chair, Political Science
  • Associate Professor of Political Science
(814) 898 6206 rws15@psu.edu 159 Kochel
Soledad Traverso, Ph.D.
  • Program Chair, Languages
  • Professor of Spanish
(814) 898 6237 sxt19@psu.edu 156 Kochel
Rod Troester, Ph.D.
  • Program Chair, Communication
  • Associate Professor of Speech Communication
(814) 898 6442 rlt5@psu.edu 47 Kochel
Craig Warren, Ph.D.
  • Program Chair, English
  • Associate Professor of English and Professional Writing
(814) 898 6445 caw43@psu.edu 135 Kochel

Faculty & Staff

Name Title Phone E-Mail Office
Rachel Adams Goertel, Ph.D.
  • Lecturer in English
(814) 898 6193 rag30@psu.edu #7 CH Annex 2
Almedina Alicusic, M.A.
  • Lecturer in English (part-time)
(814) 898 6278 aya5085@psu.edu #2 CH Annex 1
Guadalupe Alvear-Madrid, M.S.
  • Senior Lecturer in Spanish
(814) 898 6074 gra3@psu.edu 149 Kochel
Richard Aquila, Ph.D.
  • Professor of History and American Studies
(814) 898 6073 raquila@psu.edu 123 Kochel
Kelly Armor
  • Lecturer in Art
(814) 898 6278 kba1@psu.edu #2 CH Annex 1
Dean Baldwin, Ph.D.
  • Professor Emeritus of English
dxb11@psu.edu
Joseph Beilein Jr., Ph.D.
  • Assistant Professor of History
(814) 898 6451 jmb79@psu.edu 127 Kochel
Timothy Blake, Ph.D.
  • Lecturer in History
(814) 898 6952 trb20@psu.edu #5 CH Annex 1
Dawn Blasko, Ph.D.
  • Associate Professor of Psychology
(814) 898 6081 dgb6@psu.edu 112 Turnbull
Joseph Bookman, Ph.D.
  • Lecturer in Communication
(814) 898 6056 jdb52@psu.edu 050 Kochel
Rev. Charles Brock, M. Div. M. Litt
  • Senior Research Associate in Religious Studies
  • Director, Institute on the American Dream
(814) 898 6399 cjb16@psu.edu #4 CH Annex 2
Rachel Cacchione
  • Administrative Support Assistant
(814) 898 6151 rll175@psu.edu 170 Kochel
Jeffrey Cagle, M.A.
  • Lecturer in History (part-time)
(814) 898 6420 jac65@psu.edu #3 CH Annex 1
Anne Campbell, M.Ed.
  • Lecturer in Speech Communication
(814) 898 6763 aoc3@psu.edu 136 OBS
Amy Carney, Ph.D.
  • Assistant Professor of History
(814) 898 6304 abc13@psu.edu 153 Kochel
Nathan Carter
  • Administrative Support Assistant
(814) 898 6064 nrc5069@psu.edu 170 Kochel Center
Teresa Caruso, Ph.D.
  • Senior Lecturer in English
(814) 898 6440 tcc10@psu.edu 133 Kochel
John Champagne, Ph.D
  • Professor of English
(814) 898 6331 jgc4@psu.edu 139 Kochel
Huan Chen, Ph.D.
  • Assistant Professor of Communication
(814) 898 6393 huc15@psu.edu 48 Kochel
Qi Chen
  • Lecturer in Chinese (part-time)
(814) 898 6578 qxc110@psu.edu Burke Center 280
Heather Cole
  • Lecturer in Photography (part-time)
(814) 898 6420 htm2@psu.edu #9 CH Annex 1
Mary Connerty, Ph.D.
  • Senior Lecturer in English
(814) 898 6067 mcc12@psu.edu 144 Kochel
Allan Cook, Ph.D.
  • Lecturer in English
(814) 898 6788 arc16@psu.edu #13 CH Annex 1
Erin Dick, M.A.
  • Lecturer in English
(814) 898 6233 erw120@psu.edu #8 CH Annex 2
Gabrielle Dietrich, D.M.A.
  • Lecturer in Music/Director of Choral Ensembles
(814) 898 6636 gpd10@psu.edu 132 OBS
Ralph Eckert, Ph.D.
  • Associate Professor Emeritus of History
rle2@psu.edu
John Fontecchio, M.S.
  • Lecturer in Photography (part-time)
(814) 898 6424 jjf9@psu.edu 11 Erie Hall
Sharon Gallagher, Ph.D.
  • Lecturer in English
(814) 898 6404 smg16@psu.edu 145 Kochel
Susan Galle-Boyko
  • Lecturer in Psychology
(814) 898 6793 srg107@psu.edu 111C Turnbull
John Gamble, Ph.D.
  • Distinguished Professor of Political Science and International Law
(814) 898 6291 jkg2@psu.edu 142 Kochel
Diana Hume George, Ph.D.
  • Professor Emerita of English and Women's Studies
James Goertel, M.A.
  • Lecturer in English
(814) 898 6129 jpg20@psu.edu #11 CH Annex 2
Zachary Irwin, Ph.D.
  • Associate Professor Emeritus of Political Science
zti1@psu.edu
Dharma Jairam, Ph.D.
  • Assistant Professor of Psychology
(814) 898 6640 duj11@psu.edu PARC 104
Juan Fernández-Jiménez, Ph.D.
  • Professor of Spanish
(814) 898 6446 jxf5@psu.edu 160 Kochel
David Kahl Jr., Ph.D.
  • Assistant Professor of Communication
(814) 898 6207 dhk10@psu.edu 44 Kochel
Carl Kallgren III, Ph.D.
  • Associate Professor Emeritus of Psychology
  • Director of Administration and Outreach, CORE
kqx@psu.edu
Kilic Kanat, Ph.D.
  • Assistant Professor of Political Science
(814) 898 6071 kbk12@psu.edu 162 Kochel
Inkyu Kang, Ph.D.
  • Assistant Professor of Journalism
(814) 898 6498 iuk14@psu.edu 46 Kochel
Victoria Kazmerski, Ph.D.
  • Associate Professor of Psychology
(814) 898 6246 vak1@psu.edu 101 Turnbull
Colleen Kelley, Ph.D.
  • Associate Professor of Speech Communication
(814) 898 6392 cek2@psu.edu 45 Kochel
Glenn Kumhera, Ph.D.
  • Assistant Professor of History
(814) 898 6786 gjk19@psu.edu 152 Kochel
Eva Kuttenberg, Ph.D.
  • Associate Professor of German
(814) 898 6079 euk1@psu.edu 49 Kochel
Marilyn Kwitowski, A.B.D.
  • Lecturer in Speech Communication (part-time)
(814) 898 6176 mmg14@psu.edu #12 CH Annex 2
Matthew Levy, Ph.D.
  • Assistant Professor of Art History
(814) 898 6078 mll33@psu.edu 130 Kochel
George Looney, M.F.A.
  • Professor of English and Creative Writing
  • Editor-in-Chief, Lake Effect
(814) 898 6281 gol1@psu.edu 137 Kochel
Heather Lum, Ph.D.
  • Research Associate
(814) 898 6190 hcl11@psu.edu 102 Turnbull
Sara Luttfring, Ph.D.
  • Assistant Professor of English
(814) 898 6072 sdl164@psu.edu 146 Kochel
Jackie May
  • Administrative Support Assistant
(814) 898 6178 jum9@psu.edu 170B Kochel
William McLean, M.A.
  • Lecturer in Speech Communication
(814) 898 6696 wdm10@psu.edu 52 Kochel
Miriam McMullen-Pastrick, Ph.D.
  • Lecturer in Speech Communication
(814) 898 6302 mxm91@psu.edu 51 Kochel
Tammie Merino
  • Lecturer in English
(814) 898 6075 tlf14@psu.edu 150 Kochel
Gregory Morris, Ph.D.
  • Professor Emeritus of American Literature
glm6@psu.edu
Janet Neigh, Ph.D.
  • Assistant Professor of English
(814) 898 6447 jmn29@psu.edu 124 Kochel
Janelle Newman
  • Lecturer in English
(814) 898 6273 jln22@psu.edu #10 CH Annex 2
Charisse Nixon, Ph.D.
  • Associate Professor of Psychology
(814) 898 6041 cln5@psu.edu PARC 103
Diane Pauli, M.A.
  • Lecturer in Psychology (part-time)
djp32@psu.edu #5 CH Annex 2
Aimee Pogson, M.F.A.
  • Lecturer in English and Creative Writing
(814) 898 6788 alp248@psu.edu 163 Kochel
Clare Porac, Ph.D.
  • Professor of Psychology
(814) 898 6767 cvp4@psu.edu 113 Turnbull
G. Scott Rispin, M.F.A.
  • Lecturer in Art
(814) 898 6638 gsr12@psu.edu #6 CH Annex 3
Robert Roecklein, Ph.D.
  • Senior Lecturer in English
(814) 898 6080 rur5@psu.edu 155 Kochel
Angela Rood, Ph.D.
  • Lecturer in Psychology
(814) 898 6787 anr17@psu.edu 106 Turnbull
Nicole Rosen, M.A.
  • Lecturer in Sociology
(814) 898 6939 nlr17@psu.edu PARC 105
John Rossi, Ph.D.
  • Associate Professor of History
(814) 898 6441 jpr2@psu.edu 128 Kochel
Daniel Schank, M.F.A.
  • Lecturer in Art
(814) 898 6995 dcs35@psu.edu #6 CH Annex 2
Celise Schneider-Rickrode, Ph.D.
  • Assistant Professor of Political Science
(814) 898 6448 cob2@psu.edu 164 Kochel
Joshua Shaw, Ph.D.
  • Associate Professor of Philosophy
(814) 898 6444 jjs34@psu.edu 140 Kochel
Shariffah Sheik Dawood, Ph.D.
  • Lecturer in Psychology
(814) 898 6790 srs42@psu.edu 107 Turnbull
Nicole Shoenberger, Ph.D.
  • Assistant Professor of Sociology
(814) 898 6768 nas25@psu.edu PARC 107
William (Jay) Stevens, M.F.A.
  • Lecturer in English (part-time)
(814) 898 6995 wvs11@psu.edu #3 CH Annex 1
Robert Tauber, Ph.D.
  • Professor Emeritus of Education
Antonia Thomas, M.A.
  • Lecturer in Art History (part-time)
(814) 898 6689 aat13@psu.edu 135 OBS
Laurie Urraro, Ph.D.
  • Lecturer in Spanish
(814) 898 6641 llu106@psu.edu #13 CH Annex 2
Gary Viebranz, D.M.A.
  • Senior Lecturer in Music
  • Director of Instrumental Ensembles
(814) 898 6289 gav3@psu.edu 143 Kochel
Donald Wagner, J.D.
  • Lecturer in Political Science (part-time)
(814) 898 6992 dlw131@psu.edu #2 CH Annex 2
Sarah Whitney, Ph.D.
  • Lecturer in English and Women's Studies
(814) 898 6325 sew17@psu.edu 131 Kochel
Carol Wilson, Ph.D.
  • Assistant Professor of Psychology
(814) 898 6082 clw33@psu.edu 104 Turnbull
Kathryn Willis Wolfe, Ph.D.
  • Professor of French
(814) 898 6449 kww2@psu.edu 158 Kochel
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