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branko bucar

Branko Bucar

Associate Professor of Business

B.A. and M.S., University of Ljubljana; Ph.D., Case Western Reserve University

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steve edelson

Steven A. Edelson

Associate Professor of Business

B.A., Bishop's University; M.S., Jonkoping International Business School; Ph.D., Temple University

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james falter

James Falter

Interim Director, MBA Program; Associate Professor

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raj javalgi

Raj Javalgi

Professor of Business and Entreprenuership

M.S., M.B.A., and Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

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phil kim

Phil Kim

Associate Professor of Business

B.A., Indiana University; M.S. and D.Sc., Robert Morris University

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Mike Petrochuk

Mike Petrochuk

Interim Dean; Professor of Business

B.A., University of Akron; M.H.A. Xavier University; D.B.A., Cleveland State University

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julie szendrey

Julie Szendrey

Professor of Business

B.M.E. and M.B.A., University of Dayton; D.B.A., Anderson University

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karen stock

Karen Stock

Associate Professor of Business

B.S., Miami University; M.A., Walsh University; D.M., Case Western Reserve University

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chase senk

Chase Senk

Associate Professor of Business; Academic Administrator, DeVille School of Business Degree Completion Program

B.A., Walsh University; M.B.A. and J.D., University of Akron

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Judy Kreye, Ph.D.

Judy Kreye, Ph.D.

Dean, Byers School of Nursing

B.S.N., Kent State University; M.S.N., Medical College of Virginia; Nurse Midwifery Certificate, Case Western Reserve University; Ph.D., Capella University

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Edward Cornman

Clinical Assistant Professor of Nursing, Coordinator for AGACNP Program

B.S.N., Youngstown State University, M.S.N., Kent State University; D.N.P., University of

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Mary Cook

Clinical Associate Professor of Nursing , Coordinator Nurse Educator Track

B.S.N. and M.S.N., The University of Akron, D.N.P Walsh University

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Jan Finneran

Director of Graduate Nursing Programs, Clinical Assistant Professor

B.S.N., The University of Akron; M.S.N., Malone University; D.N.P., University of Cincinn

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Christina Gabele

Coordinator of the Family Nurse Practitioner Program and Clinical Assistant Professor

B.S.N., Kent State University; M.S.N., Vanderbilt University; D.N.P., Kent State Universi

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Tracey Herstich

Clinical Assistant Professor

R.N., The Christ Hospital School of Nursing; B.S.N., University of Cincinnati; M.S.N., Un

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Angela Gager

Clinical Assistant Professor

B.S.N. and M.S.N., Kent State University

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henrique alvim

Henrique G. Alvim

Interim Program Chair and Assistant Professor

Dr. Alvim serves as Interim Program Chair and lead faculty for the Student Affairs in Higher Education specialization (non-licensable track) within the Counseling and Human Development Program.

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tiffany peets

Tiffany Peets

Associate Professor, Coordinator of Clinical Mental Health Professional Practice

Dr. Peets holds a Professional Clinical Counselor license with supervisory status in Ohio and a Divorce Mediation Certification from the University of Akron. She has a Ph.D.

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