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New Full-Time Faculty 2017-18

​​​Providence College is pleased ​to welcome another excellent group of faculty members to campus. Below are their names, departments, titles, and graduate institutions.

  • Emann Allebban, Philosophy, Instructor, McGill University (Ph.D. candidate)
  • Nestor Azcona, Economics, Assistant Professor, New York University (Ph.D.)
  • Vincent Ferrer Bagan, O.P., Theology/Music Visiting Faculty, Pontifical Faculty of the Immaculate  Conception (S.T.L.)
  • James B. Bailey, Economics, Assistant Professor, Temple University (Ph.D.)  
  • Matthew A. Beach, English, Visiting Faculty, Brown University (Ph.D.)
  • Christopher M. Berard, English, Visiting Faculty, University of Toronto (Ph.D.)
  • Travis K. Bethel, Chemistry & Biochemistry, Visiting Faculty, Michigan State University (Ph.D. candidate)
  • Ion Coiculescu, Mathematics/Comp. Science, Visiting Faculty, University of North Texas (Ph.D.)
  • Juan David Cortes Ortiz, Finance, Assistant Professor, Iowa State University (Ph.D.)
  • Juliette M. Dunn, Foreign Language Studies, Visiting Faculty, Brown University (Ph.D.)
  • Bing Huang, Art and Art History, Instructor, Harvard University (Ph.D. candidate)
  • Ana Cecilia Iraheta, Foreign Language Studies, Assistant Professor, University of Minnesota-Twin Cities​ (Ph.D.)​
  • David P. Levy, Sociology, Visiting Faculty, Boston University (Ph.D. candidate)
  • Eric C. Melley, Music, Assistant Professor, Arizona State University (Ph.D.)
  • Maha Mitrelis, Accountancy, Practitioner Faculty, Bryant University (M.S.T.)
  • Jonathan M. Paquette, DWC/History, Visiting Faculty, University of St. Andrews (Ph.D. candidate)
  • Alan​​ Piper, O.P., Theology, Visiting Faculty, Pontifical Faculty of the Immaculate Conception (S.T.L.)
  • Judd M. Schiffman, Art & Art History, Visiting Faculty, University of Colorado (M.F.A.)
  • Ainslie E. Schultz, Marketing, Assistant Professor, University of Arizona (Ph.D.)
  • Shanmuka Shivashankara, Engineering-Physics-Systems, Visiting Faculty, University of Mississippi (Ph.D.)
  • John Sica, O.P., Philosophy, Visiting Faculty, Catholic University of America (Ph.L.)
  • ​** Dr. Michael Root – Rev. Robert J. Randall Distinguished Professorship in Christian Culture​

​​​​​​​New Full-Time Faculty 2016-17

Ping (Joshua) Ang, Economics, Visiting Faculty, University of Connecticut (Ph.D.)

Aisalkyn Botoeva, Sociology, Visiting Faculty, Brown University  (Ph.D.)

James D. Campbell, Economics, Assistant Professor, Brown University  (Ph.D.)

Maria E. Carroll, Chemistry, Assistant Professor, University of Illinois  (Ph.D.)

Erich D. Gust, Engineering-Physics-Systems, Assistant Professor, University of Texas (Ph.D.)

Paul E. Herron, Political Science, Assistant Professor, Brandeis University (Ph.D.)

Stephen G. Kuselias, Accountancy, Assist​ant Professor, UMass Amherst (Ph.D.)

Martha E. Lang, Sociology, Visiting Faculty, Brown University (Ph.D.)

Mahri Leonard-Fleckman, Theology, Assistant Professor, New York University (Ph.D.)

Christopher J. Lyddy, Management, Assistant Professor, Case Western Reserve University (Ph.D.)

Noemi Martin Santo, Foreign Language Studies, Visiting Faculty, Boston University (Ph.D.)

Matthew C. Murray, Philosophy, Visiting Faculty, Cardiff University (Ph.D.)

Roberta D. Powell, Health Policy and Management, Visiting Faculty, Harvard University (M.P.A.)

Peter J. Rogers, Library, Assistant Professor, University of Florida  (Ph.D.)

Joseph M. Silva, Art/Art History, Visiting Faculty, Brown University  (Ph.D.)

Arati Srinivasan, Management, Assistant Professor, Boston University (D.B.A.)

Jessica L. Tabak, English, Visiting Faculty, Brown University (Ph.D.)

Steven E. Weicksel, Biology, Visiting Faculty, University of Massachusetts (Ph.D.)

Christopher W. Wingate, Military Science, Professor, George Mason University (M.A.)

Chun Ye, English, Assistant Professor, University of Missouri (Ph.D.) 

** Michael S. Sherwin, O.P. – Rev. Robert J. Randall Distinguished Professorship in Christian Culture​