The New Faculty Learning Communities  

"New Faculty Learning Community 101" and "New Faculty Learning Community 102"

The New Faculty Learning Communities for first and second year faculty members are forums organized to help faculty members who are new to Shepherd University become acclimated, talk about relevant issues, and enjoy guest speakers who address topics like student advisement and tenure and promotion. The New Faculty LC's meet once per month.

For the 2014-2015 academic year, the following new full-time faculty members joined Shepherd:

  • Mr. Donald Mills – Visiting Assistant Professor for Mathematics
  • Ms. Helen Baker – Clinical Faculty for Teacher Education Placement
  • Ms. Jessica Graham – Clinical Professor for Health and Human Performance Lab Coordinator
  • Ms. Radka Ferancova – Clinical Professor and Career Advisor
  • Ms. Shannon McCarthy – Visiting Assistant Professor of Graphic Design

For the 2013-2014 academic year, the following new full-time faculty members joined Shepherd:

  • Dr. Chiquita Howard-Bostic– Assistant Professor of Sociology
  • Dr. Desmond Lawless – Visiting Assistant Professor of Health
  • Dr. Karen Adams– Assistant Professor of Mathematics
  • Dr. Nicoloas Pologeorgis– Assistant Professor of Business
  • Dr. Robert Anthony– Assistant Professor of Sociology
  • Ms. Beth Thomas – Martinsburg RBA Coordinator
  • Dr. Karin Spencer – Assistant Professor of Education
  • Dr. Laura Robertson – Assistant Professor of Biology 
  • Dr. Lindsey Levitan – Assistant Professor of Psychology
  • Ms. Michelle Ricketts– TRiO Student Support Services Counselor
  • Ms. Tammy Bowers – Assistant Professor of Nursing
  • Dr. Mary Hancock - Assistant Professor of Nursing
  • Ms. Yildiz Nuredinoski - Clinical Professor for Stretch English

For the 2012-2013 academic year, the following new full-time faculty members joined Shepherd:

  • Dr. Cydne Perry – Assistant Professor of Family and Consumer Sciences
  • Dr. Sher Hendrickson-Lambert – Assistant Professor of Biology
  • Dr. Aart Holtslag – Assistant Professor of Political Science
  • Dr. Jordan Mader – Assistant Professor of Chemistry
  • Dr. Rhonda Hovatter – Assistant Professor of Physical Education and Fitness for Life Coordinaton
  • Dr. Robert Tudor – Associate Professor of Music
  • Dr. Matthew Kushin – Assistant Professor of Mass Communications
  • Mr. David Modler – Assistant Professor of Contemporary Art and Theater for Art Education 
  • Ms. Amy Shroades – Assistant Professor of Nursing Education
  • Dr. Michael Groves – Visiting Assistant Professor of Nursing Education
  • Dr. Jacquelyn Cole – Visiting Assistant Professor of Chemistry
  • Dr. LeAnn Johnson – Visiting Assistant Professor of Education
  • Ms. Kelly Pannill – Academic Advisor
  • Ms. Rhonda Donaldson – Lecturer/Assistant Librarian-Electronic Resources/Collection Development Librarian

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