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  • Dr. Joan Neff

    Campus Provost


    Expertise: criminal behavior; delinquent behavior; victimology; criminal justice system; juvenile justice system

  • Dr. Crystal Sheaves

    Assistant Professor, Department Chair, School of Nursing


    Expertise: Family Nurse Practitioner; women's health; nursing; primary care; community nursing; immunizations; health promotion; disease prevention

  • Dr. Kenan Hatipoglu

    Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering


    Expertise: smart grid and microgrid applications, power system analysis and control; renewable energy resources; power electronics

  • Dr. Andrea Kent

    Assistant Professor of Political Science, IDEA Fellow


    Expertise: American politics; comparative politics; world politics; international relations; constitutional law; terrorism; global issues; elections; public opinion; political activism and participation

  • Dr. Tarek Farhat

    Lab Manager, Chemistry Instructor, Technical Consultant


    Expertise: analytical lab instrumentation; filtration systems (micro-filtration, reverse osmosis, etc.); lab bioreactor systems; carbon capture; polymer thin film deposition; programming and interactive web page design.