Farquhar Honors College

Faculty and Staff Directory

Faculty and Staff

Meet the Nova Southeastern University staff and faculty members who will help you throughout your time in the Farquhar Honors College. Our staff will help you navigate the honors requirements to ensure you get the most out of honors, and our faculty will teach your honors courses and host special events and workshops.

Developing relationships with faculty and staff is important because they can turn into lifelong mentors, invite you to participate in research and creative projects, and make you feel at home while at NSU.

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The Honors College helped me develop professional relationships and mentorships with professors that exist to this day. The faculty and staff at NSU always go the extra mile and genuinely want you to succeed.

John Paul | B.S. in Legal Studies

Faculty and Staff Directory

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Ashley Andersen, M.S.

Academic Program Manager II

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Beatrix Aukszi, Ph.D.

Professor - Chemistry

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Maria Ballester, Ph.D.

Professor - Chemistry

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George Bass, Ph.D., J.D.

Assistant Professor/Administrative Director - History & Political Science

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Melissa Bianchi, Ph.D.

Associate Professor - Writing & Communication

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Lisa Biondo

Administrative Coordinator III

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Leanne Boucher Gill, Ph.D.

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Professor - Psychology

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Jessica Brown

Associate Professor - Chemistry

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Shanti Bruce, Ph.D.

Professor/Chair - Communication, Media, & Arts

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Ricardo Carrera, Ph.D.

Professor - Mathematics

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Diego Castano, Ph.D.

Professor - Physics

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Victor Castro Junca

Professor - Physics

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Mark Cavanaugh, Ph.D.

Associate Professor - Conflict Resolution

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Mark Cayabyab

Associate Professor - Research

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Jing Chen

Associate Professor - Mathematics

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Megan E Colas, Ph.D., ATC, NREMT-B

Associate Professor - Athletic Training

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William Collins, Ph.D.

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Professor - Psychology

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Kelly Anne Concannon, Ph.D.

Professor - Writing & Communication

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Mario D'Agostino

Assistant Professor - Writing & Communication

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Ransford Edwards

Assistant Professor - History & Political Science

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Joshua Feingold, Ph.D.

Professor - Marine Biology

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Megan Fitzgerald Dunn, Ph.D.

Associate Professor - Writing & Communication

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Veronica Fortino, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor - Biology

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Yvette Fuentes, Ph.D.

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Associate Professor - Literature & Modern Languages

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Jessica Garcia, J.D., LL.M.

Associate Professor - Law/Director - Undergraduate Program

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Eben Gering, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor - Biology

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Jason Gershman, Ph.D.

Chair/Associate Professor - Mathematics

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Dimitrios Giarikos, Ph.D.

Professor - Chemistry/Director of Lab Operations

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David Griffin, Ed.D.

Professor Education

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Evan Haskell, Ph.D.

Professor - Mathematics

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Horace Hibbs, Ph.D.

Associate Professor - History & Political Science

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Jacqueline Hinckley, Ph.D., CCC-SLP

Professor/Program Director - Speech & Language Pathology

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Amy Hirons

Professor - Marine Biology

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Jeffrey Hoch, Ph.D.

Professor - Biology

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Theodore Hollar

Associate Professor - Public Health

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Kershen Huang, Ph.D.

Associate Professor - Finance

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Mark Jaffe, D.P.M.

Associate Professor - Biology

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Susan Kabot, Ed.D., CCC-SLP

Adjunct

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David Kerstetter, Ph.D.

Associate Professor - Marine Biology

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David Kilroy, Ph.D.

Chair/Professor - History & Political Science, Literature & Modern Languages

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Juliette Kitchens, Ph.D.

Professor - Writing & Communication

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Kandy Lopez-Moreno, M.F.A.

Associate Professor - Performing & Visual Arts

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Mindy Ma, Ph.D.

Associate Dean/Professor

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Madhavi Menon, Ph.D.

Professor - Psychology

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James Munoz, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

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Umamaheswari Natarajan, D.Pharm., M.Sc., Ph.D.

Associate Research Scientist

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Christi Navarro Batista, Ph.D.

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Assistant Professor - Public Health

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Andrea Nevins, M.F.A., Ph.D.

Dean

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Bianca Oliveira, M.A.

Executive Assistant I

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Richard Perry, Ph.D.

Associate Professor - Chemistry

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