Faculty and lecturers

Teaching Staff

Faculty emeriti/ae

Elmer Beal.  BA, Bowdoin College; MA, University of Texas at Austin. ethnology, anthropological theory, traditional music

JoAnne Carpenter.  BA, University of Massachusetts; MA, University of Minnesota; MFA, University of Pennsylvania. art history, architectural history, painting

Steven Katona.  BA, Harvard University, 1965; Ph.D. Harvard 1971, biology

Susan Lerner.  BA, University of Cincinnati; California Institute of Arts

Ernest McMullen.  Art, University of Maryland, Portland Museum School, Portland State University. ceramics, visual studies

Lecturer emerita

Candice Stover.  B.A. Northeastern University, 1974; M.A. Pennsylvania State University, 1976. writing/literature

Adjunct faculty

Christian Barter.  BA, Bates College; MFA, Vermont College. poetry

Ronald Beard.  BS, MS, University of Maine, Orono. community leadership

Michael A. Bennett. BM, University of Maine, Orono. percussion

Tom Cheetham. BA, Connecticut College; PhD, Iowa State University. philosophy

Matthew Drennan. BA, College of the Atlantic. seabird ecology

Katie Dube.  BA, College of the Atlantic; MA, St. John’s College; CTESOL, Transworld Schools. English, literature, philosophy

Larrance Fingerhut.  BA, New England Conservatory. comedic improvisation

June Kim.  BFA, New York University; MFA, Pratt Institute. photography, creative writing

Etta Kralovec.  BA, Lewis and Clark College; EdM, Columbia University; EdD, Teachers College, Columbia University. education

Christa Little-Siebold.  Universidad del Valle, Guatemala; MA, Tulane University. cultural anthropology, gender and power, anthropology of the Yucatán

Jay McNally.  BA, College of the Atlantic. business education

Fred Olday.  BA, Pennsylvania State University; MA, Harvard University; PhD, University of Massachusetts. botany, plant science

Salvatore Poier.  LLM, Facoltá di Giurisprudenza, Universitá degli Studi Di Trento, Italy; MA, the International Institute for the Sociology of Law; PhD, Universitá degli Studi di Milano, Instituto di Filosofia e Sociologia del Diritto. law, social theory

Siobhan Ryan.  BA, Boston College School of Arts and Science; MLIS, Pratt Institute, School of Information and Library Science. children’s literature

Kelley Rush Sanborn.  BA, Boston College; MA, Wheelock College. supporting students with disabilities in the regular classroom

Robert Seddig.  BA, Carleton College; MA, PhD, Princeton University. politics

Jennifer Shepard.  BA, University of Iowa. comedic improvisation

Jill Weber.  BA, University of Northern Colorado; MS, University of Maine. botany

Steve Wessler.  BA, Harvard College; JD, Boston University School of Law. human rights, law

Lynne Williams.  BA, Merrimack College; MA, City University of New York; PhD, University of Southern California; JD Golden Gate University School of Law. law