Experts Guide

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Professional & Career Education

Anita Závodská, Ph.D.

Assistant Dean, Associate Professor

Solid Waste Management
Global Sustainability
Environmental Education & Awareness
Dr. Andrea Allen Keener

Dean

Childhood Anxiety
Post-traumatic Stress and Treatment
Community and Hospital Preparedness for and Response to Disasters and Acts of Mass Violence
Disaster Mental Health and Psychological First Aid
Richard Orman

Professor

Local Government
Posttraumatic Stress and Treatment
International Government Operations in Eastern Europe and Russia
Business Administration
Public Administration
U.S. Geography
Marilyn Marousek

Associate Professor of Administration, Academic Coordinator

Human Resources
Administration
Non-credit Courses
Training & Professional Development
Certification Programs

Admissions/Enrollment Mgmt

Betsy Thomas
Betsy Thomas

Admissions

Graduate Admissions
Roxanna Cruz
Roxanna Cruz

Associate Vice President, Recruitment and Admissions

Enrollment
Admissions
Cristen Scolastico
Cristen Scolastico

Undergraduate Admissions

Biology

Dr. Jeremy Montague — Professor of Biology

Professor of Biology

Ecology
Marine Biology (Marine, Cell, and Statistical)
Relationship between science, religion and politics

Business

*Dr. Tomislav Mandakovic
*Dr. Tomislav Mandakovic

Dean

Privatization
Operations Management
Strategic Planning & Management
International education
Productivity in the service industry
Venture analysis
Dr. Stephen Morrell

Professor

Economics & Finance
Nichole M. Castater

Assistant Professor of Finance

Economics
Finance
International Finance
International Business
Charles Evans

Professor

Currency
Bitcoin
Michael Broihahn

Associate Professor of Accounting

Accounting
Michael Tyler

Professor of Accounting

Managerial Accounting
Executive Compensation
Governmental Accounting
Dr. Manuel Tejeda

Professor of Management

Organizational Behavior
Research Methods
Social Justice
Diversity Management

Career Services

John Moriarty
John Moriarty

Director of Career Services

Job Market
Resume Writing Skills

Communications

Connie Hicks

Assistant Professor of Communication

Television News
Media Ethics
Craig Stevens
Craig Stevens

Lecturer

Television News
Broadcasting
Aspects of Media

Education

Jill Farrell

Dean, Professor of Education

Education
*Dr. Carmen McCrink

Associate Professor

FCAT
Teaching methodology
Critical thinking
Community College and Higher Education
*Dr. Lilia Dibello

Associate Professor

Migrant Education
Curriculum
Dr. David Kopp

Professor & Associate Dean

Training & Development
Performance Evaluation
Human Resource Development

English

Dr. Andrea Greenbaum

Associate Professor of English

Professional Writing
English Literature
Jewish Rhetoric & History
Gender Studies
Dr. Brad Bowers

Professor of English

20th Century British & World Literatures
Virginia Woolf and Ernest Hemingway
Italian Futurism
British Modernism
American Literature

Financial Aid

Aida Claro
Aida Claro

Director

Fine Arts

*Silvia Lizama
*Silvia Lizama

Professor of Photography, Chair of Department of Fine Arts

Photography
Scott Weber
Scott Weber

Associate Professor of Photography

Photography
History of Photography
*Dr. Giselle Rios

Associate Professor

Voice/Choral Music
Opera
Musical Theatre
John Manzelli

Associate Professor of Theater

Theatre
Acting

Health Services

Eileen Hineline

Director of Student Health Services

Student Health
Campus Health Issues

Health Sciences/Nursing

Dr. John McFadden

Dean

Nursing
Anesthesiology
Dr. Tony Umadhay

Associate Dean

Anesthesiology
Dr. Jeff Ritter

Assistant Professor

Health Services Administration
Management Consulting Experience in Health Care Marketing, Strategic Planning, & Leadership
*Dr. Evelio Velis

Associate Professor

Health Disparities
HIV/AIDS Epidemic
Homicide
Diversity in the Classroom
Dr. Rebecca Lee

Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology

Anesthesiology

History

Sports & Exercise Science

Leta Hicks, EdD

Associate Professor, Director of Sports & Exercise Science Programs

Exercise Science
Sports Management
Dr. Nauris Tamulevicius

Associate Professor of Exercise Physiology

Sport Management
Sport Tourism
Community Recreation
Dr. Gayle Workman

Associate Professor of Leisure & Recreation Management

Sport Management
Global Tourism and Recreation
Events & Facilities
Dr. Duncan Simpson

Associate Professor of Sport & Exercise Psychology

Biomechanics
Kicking
Soccer Heading
Motor Control
Dr. Kathy Ludwig

Associate Professor of Biomechanics

Sport and Exercise Psychology
Dan Rosenberg

Associate Professor

Sport Management Athletic Administration

Law

*Leticia Diaz

Dean & Professor of Law

Torts
FDA
Environmental Law
Glen-Peter Ahlers

Professor of Law

Legal Education
Law Libraries
Electronic and Print Information
Law and Literature
Legal Writing and Legal Research
Terri Day

Professor

First Amendment
Torts
Professional Responsibility
Special Education
Katherine Puzone

Associate Professor of Law

Death Penalty
Juvenile Law
Marsha Freeman

Professor of Law

Family Law
Property & Administrative Law
Juvenile Advocacy/Delinquency
School issues
Lee Schinasi

Associate Professor, Director of Clinical Placement

Military Law
Criminal Law
Leonard E. Birdsong

Professor of Law

Immigration/Asylum Law
Death Penalty
Grand Jury Investigations
Stephen Leacock

Professor of Law

Creating Contracts
Business Organization
Business Organization
Mitch Frank

Associate Professor of Law

Insurance Defense
Personal Injury Litigation
Trial Advocacy
Dr. Barry Dubner

Professor

Sea Piracy
International Law
Customs
Commercial Law
Contracts
Eang Ngov

Associate Professor

Constitutional Law
Congressional & Judicial Powers
Civil Rights
Supreme Court/Justices
Foreign Affairs
Military Tribunals
Criminal Law
Religion
Speech
Linda Coco

Associate Professor of Law

Bankruptcy
Anthropology
Nadia Ahmad

Assistant Professor of Law

Property Law
Energy Law
Renewable Energy
Environmental Law
Corporate Law
International and Comparative Law
Kate Aschenbrenner

Associate Professor of Law

Immigration
Nancy Cantalupo

Assistant Professor of Law

Sexual Assault & Harassment
Gender-based Violence
Gender & Civil Rights
Discrimination & Inequality
International Human Rights
International Law
Benjamin Edwards

Associate Professor

Business
Corporate Governance
Securities
Insider Training
Whistleblowers
Class Action Litigation
Kevin Leske

Associate Professor

Climate Change
Environmental
Civil Procedure
Administrative and Regulatory Law
Brian Sites

Assistant Dean for Bar Preparation, Assistant Professor

Technology
Cyber Law
Copyright
Experiential Learning
Bar Passage & Academic Success
Legal Research & Writing
Appellate Advocacy

Philosophy

*Dr. Pedro Gonzalez

Associate Professor of Philosophy

All Areas of Philosophy
Spanish & Latin American Philosophy
Liberalism, Marxism, Socialism & Democracy
Cuban & Cuban American Culture and Identity
Questions on the Nature of God (and its relation to science and technology)
Dr. Michael McKeon

Associate Professor of Philosophy

Social and Political Philosophy
Ethics
Philosophy of Religion

Podiatry

Dr. Thomas Merrill

Professor

Podiatric Reconstructive Surgery
Dr. Charles Southerland

Professor

Podiatry in Children and Impoverished Areas
Yucatan Children’s Project
General Podiatry
Dr. James M. Losito

Professor, Attending Podiatrist for Barry Athletic Program

Sports Medicine
Foot & Ankle Surgery
Dr. Jeff Jensen
Dr. Jeff Jensen

Dean & Professor of Podiatric Medicine

Podiatry
Research

Physician Assistant Program

Robin Schugar
Robin Schugar

Associate Professor of Medical Education & Director of Faculty & Curriculum

Development
Surgical PAs
Physician Assistants in general
Hospitals

Political Science

Dr. Sean Foreman

Professor of Political Science

Politics (Local, State and National)
Constitutional Law

Psychology

Dr. Guillermo Wated

Associate Professor

Industrial and Organizational Psychology
Dr. Frank Muscarella

Associate Professor of Psychology

Male Balding
Clinical Psychology
Geriatric Psychology
Evolutionary Psychology
Human Sexuality

Science/Chemistry

Zuzana Zakijova

Professor of Chemistry, Department Chair

Chemistry

Social Work

Sharron Singleton

Associate Professor

Mental Health
Crisis Intervention
Gender Issues
Maria Teahan

MSW program director

End of Life Issues
Mitch Rosenwald

Associate Professor

Conflict Resolution
Youth/Adolescent Issues
Counseling
Foster Care
Jennifer Williams

BSW Program Director

Mind/Body Connection
Integration of Non-Traditional Types of Therapeutic Interventions
Hypnosis, Regression and Energy Healing
Meditation /Stress Reduction Techniques
Ashley Austin

Associate Professor

LGBTQ Issues
Health disparities & treatment for LGBTQ youth & young adults
Transgender Affirmative Practice
Dr. Phyllis Scott

Dean & Associate Professor

Mental Health
Substance Abuse
Developmental Disabilities
Child Welfare Policy
Social Welfare Policy
Social Work Ethics
Sambra Zaoui

Instructor

Human Trafficking
Dr. Jill Levenson

Associate Professor

Sexual Violence
Sexual Offenders

Sociology/Criminology

Lisa Konczal

Associate Professor

Immigration
Juvenile Delinquency
Education
Research Methodology
Dr. Gary Grizzle

Associate Professor

Remarriage and Divorce
Urban Legends
Dr. Luigi Esposito

Associate Professor

Social Problems
Criminology
Race-Ethnic Relations
Sociological theory
Fernando Perez

Assistant Professor

Criminology
White-Collar & Corporate Crime
Drugs
Social Problems
Race-Ethnic Relations
Cultural & Latin American Studies
Dr. Laura Finley

Associate Professor

Domestic Violence
Women’s Issues
Dr. Victor Romano
Dr. Victor Romano

Assistant Professor

Racial/Ethnic Relations
Gender Studies

Theology

Fr. Mark Wedig

Associate Dean, Professor of Theology

Catholic Church
Religion
Ministry
Dr. Elsie Maria Miranda

Associate Professor

Religion
Ethics
Dr. Deborah Geweke
Lutheran Pastor

Lecturer

Lutheran Pastor