Sep 18, 2021  
2019-2020 Graduate Catalog 
    
2019-2020 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Faculty


 

Master of Business Administration Faculty

Dr. Angelica Bahl, Professor of Marketing
BA, MA, Far-Eastern Institute of Trade; PhD, G.V. Plekhanov Academy of Economics

Dr. David Bechtold, Associate Professor of Management
B.S., Arizona State University; MBA, University of Hawaii at Manoa; PhD, University of Hawaii at Manoa

Dr. Gregory S. Black, Professor of Marketing
BA, Brigham Young University; MBA, Brig

ham Young University; PhD, Washington State University

Dr. Nicolas Cachanosky, Associate Professor-Economics
Licentiate in Economics, UCA-Argentina; M.A., ESEADE-Argentina; M.S., Ph.D., Suffolk University

Dr. Yunkyang Cho, Assistant Professor of Management
B.Sc., M.Sc., Seoul National University, South Korea; M.B.A., University of Guelph-Canada; Ph.D., University of Western Ontario-Canada

Dr. Anna Dai, Assistant Professor-Finance
MS Finance (University of Texas-San Antonio), PhD Finance (University of Texas-San Antonio).

Dr. Wossen Kassaye, Professor of Marketing
MA, University of Illinois; PhD, University of Illinois, Urbana

Dr. Rajendra Khandekar, Professor of Management
B. Tech (Honors), Indian Institute of Technology; P.G.D.M, Indian Institute of Management; PhD, University of Kansas

Dr. Viktor Kiss, Assistant Professor of CIS & BA
B.A., M.A., Middlesex University of London; Ph.D., University of Pecs-Hungary

Dr. Elizabeth R. McVicker, Professor of Management
BA, The University of Texas at Austin; MA, Johns Hopkins University; JD, University of Denver; PhD, New York University

Dr. Alexandre Padilla, Associate Professor of Economics
BS, Universite de Droit, d'Economie, et des Sciences d'Aix-Marseille III; MA., Universite de Droit, d'Economie, et des Sciences d'Aix-Marseille III; PhD, Universite de Droit, d'Economie, et des Sciences d'Aix-Marseille III

Dr. Norman E. Pence, Professor of CIS & BA
BA Mathematics, Southern Illinois University; MS Mathematics, Southern Illinois University; PhD, Colorado School of Mines

Dr. Mark A. Segall, Professor of CIS & BA
BS Chemistry, Purdue University; MS Information Systems, University of Colorado - Denver; PhD, Temple University

Dr. Johannes Hendrik Snyman, Professor of Management
BA, Harding University; MA, Radford University; MBA, New Mexico State University; PhD, New Mexico State University

Dr. Nicole S. Vowles, Chair and Professor of Marketing
BBA, University of San Diego; MBA, Ohio State University; PhD, Victoria University of Wellington

Dr. Stuart Warnock, Associate Professor of Management
BS, Midwestern State University; PhD, University of North Texas

Master of Science in Cybersecurity Faculty

Dr. Steven Beaty, Professor of Mathematics & Computer Science
B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Colorado State University

Dr. Janos Fustos, Professor of CIS & BA
B.S., M.S., Ph.D., University of Veszprem-Hungary

Dr. Di Jia, Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice and Criminology
B.S., Hebei University; M.A., Chinese People's Public Security University; Ph.D., Sam Houston State University

Dr. LiYing Li, Professor of Criminal Justice and Criminology
B.A., Beijing Teachers' College-China; M.S., University of California; Ph.D., University of Utah

Dr. Denise Mowder, Associate Professor of Criminal Justice and Criminology
B.A., University of Colorado-Denver; J.D., Willamette University College of Law; M.A., Ph.D., Washington State University

Dr. Wieying Zhu, Associate Professor of Mathematics & Computer Science
B.S., Xi'an Jiaotong University; M.S., Huazhong University of Science and Technology; Ph.D., Old Dominion University

Master of Health Administration Faculty

Dr. Amy Dore, Professor of Health Care Management and Master of Health Administration
BS, Health Care Management, Metropolitan State University of Denver; MHS, Health Systems, University of Denver; DHA, Health Administration, Central Michigan University

Dr. Jeff Helton, Associate Professor of Health Care Management and Master of Health Administration
BBA, Health Care Administration, Eastern Kentucky University; MS, Hospital and Health Administration; University of Alabama at Birmingham; PhD, Health Care Management, The University of Texas School of Public Health

Dr. Erin Seedorf, Assistant Professor of Health Care Management and Master of Health Administration
BS, Psychobiology, Hastings College, MPH, Health Behavior Health Education, Michigan Public Health, DrPH, Doctor of Public Health, Colorado School of Public Health, CU Anschutz Medical Campus

Dr. Kevin Zeiler, Professor of Health Care Management and Master of Health Administration
BS, Health Care Management, Metropolitan State University of Denver; MBA, Health Care Management, Regis University; JD, Law, University of Denver, Sturm College of Law

Note: PhDc faculty are ABD and are expected to defend dissertations within the year

Master of Science in Human Nutrition and Dietetics Faculty

Dr. Jennifer Powell Bolton, Professor of Nutrition
B.S., Arizona State University; M.S., Illinois State University; Ph.D., Colorado State University

Dr. Ann Diker, Professor of Nutrition
B.A., Briar Cliff College; R.D., University of California; M.S., Ph.D., Colorado State University

Dr. Cynthia Gillette Dormer, Professor of Nutrition
B.S., Montana State University; M.S., Ph.D., Colorado State University

Dr. Jerald Foote, Associate Professor of Nutrition
B.A., University of Northern Colorado; M.S., Ph.D., Texas Tech University

Dr. Melissa Masters, Associate Professor of Nutrition
B.S., Radford University; M.S.W., Ph.D., University of Denver

Dr. Bruce Rengers, Professor of Nutrition
B.S., Utah State University; M.S., University of California; Ph.D., Colorado State University

Dr. Rachel Sinley, Assistant Professor of Nutrition
B.S., Ph.D., University of Nebraska-Lincoln; M.P.H., University of Minnesota-Minneapolis

Master of Professional Accountancy Faculty

Ms. Sheri Betzer, Lecturer of Accounting
B.S., Colorado Mesa State University

Dr. Gregory T. Clifton, Chair and Associate Professor of Accounting
B.B.A., Georgia Southern University; J.D., Thomas M. Cooley Law School; LL.M., University of Denver

Dr. Rick Crosser, Professor of Accounting
B.S., M.S., Colorado State University; Ph.D., Oklahoma State University; C.P.A., C.C.E.P.

Mr. Joe Giordano, Senior Lecturer of Accounting
B.S., University of Florida; M.B.A., M.S., University of Colorado-Denver

Dr. Andrew Holt, Professor of Accounting
M.Sc., Ph.D., University of London

Dr. Doug Laufer, Professor of Accounting
B.S., B.A., University of Denver; M.S., Colorado State University; Ph.D., Oklahoma State University; C.P.A., C.F.E.

Dr. Minga Negash, Professor of Accounting
B.A., Addis Ababa University; M.B.A., Catholic University of Leuven; Doctor of Economic Science, Vrije Universiteit Brussels

Dr. Letitia Meier Pleis, Professor of Accounting
B.A., M.A., University of Central Arkansas; Ph.D., University of North Texas; CPA, CMA, CFM

Dr. Richard L. Russell, Associate Professor of Accounting
B.B.A., M.P.A., Jackson State University College of Business; J.D., University of Iowa College

Master of Social Work Faculty

Dr. Kristen Atkinson, Lecturer in Social Work
B.A., Eastern Michigan University; M.S.W., San Francisco State University; Ph.D., University of Illinois at Chicago

Dr. Joanne Bailey, Professor of Social Work
A.A., San Jacinto College; B.S., M.A., M.S.W., Ph.D., University of Houston

Dr. Kristin Danhoff, Assistant Professor of Social Work
B.A., University of Nebraska-Lincoln; M.S.W., University of Nebraska-Omaha; Ph.D., Colorado State University

Ms. Lori Darnel, Assistant Professor of Social Work
B.A., University of Michigan; J.D., M.S.W, University of Denver

Ms. Barbara Decker, Lecturer in Social Work
B.A., M.S.W., University of Denver

Dr. Matthew Drake, Lecturer in Social Work
B.A., Weber State University; M.S.W., University of Utah; Ph.D., Colorado State University

Dr. Tanya Greathouse, Assistant Professor of Social Work
B.A., University of Colorado-Boulder; M.S.W., University of Denver; Ph.D., Smith College

Ms. Louise Haimowitz, Lecturer in Social Work
B.A., M.S.W., University of Denver

Dr. Christian Marcel Itin, Professor of Social Work
B.S., Cornell University; M.S.W., Ph.D., University of Denver

Dr. Dawn R. Matera Bassett, Associate Professor of Social Work
B.S., Radford University; M.S.W., Ph.D., University of Denver

Dr. Ann Obermann, Assistant Professor of Social Work
B.A., St. Olaf College; M.S.S.W., University of Wisconsin-Madison; Ph.D., University of Denver

Dr. Jessica Retrum, Chair and Associate Professor of Social Work
B.S., Illinois State University; M.S.S.W., University of Wisconsin-Madison; Ph.D., University of Denver

Dr. Jessica Ritter, Associate Professor of Social Work
B.S.W., University of Texas at Austin; M.S.S.W., University of Texas at Austin; Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin

Dr. Adjoa Robinson, Lecturer in Social Work
B.S., University of Maryland-College Park; M.S.W., Howard University; Ph.D., Washington University in St. Louis

Dr. LaTra Tracy Rogers, Associate Professor of Social Work
B.S., Metropolitan State College of Denver; M.A., University of Denver; B.A., Ph.D., Colorado State University

Dr. Kristin S. Scherrer, Associate Professor of Social Work
B.A., University of Colorado-Boulder; M.S.W., M.A., Ph.D., University of Michigan

Dr. Eileen Starr, Assistant Professor of Social Work
B.A., Marywood Catholic University; M.S.W., Ph.D., Widener University

Dr. Kathryn A. Trujillo, Associate Professor of Social Work
B.A., University of Colorado-Boulder; M.S.W., Ph.D., University of Denver

Master of Arts in Teaching Faculty

Dr. Susan Ahrendt, Associate Professor of Elementary Education & Literacy
B.A., St. Olaf College; B.S., Ph.D., University of Minnesota-Minneapolis; M.A., University of St. Thomas, St. Paul, Minnesota

Dr. Lisa Altemueller, Professor of Special Education
B.A., University of North Carolina; M.A., Appalachian State University; Ed.D., University of Northern Colorado

Dr. Peggy Anderson, Professor of Special Education
B.S., University of Florida; B.A., Flagler College; M.Ed., The Citadel; Ph.D., University of Denver

Dr. Philip Bernhardt, Associate Professor of Secondary Education, K-12 Education & Educational Technology
B.A., University of North Carolina; M.A., Boston University School of Education; Ed.D., George Washington University

Dr. Pamela (Charlie) Buckley, Assistant Professor of Special Education, Early Childhood, & Culturally & Linguistically Diverse Education
B.S., M.S., Colorado State University; PhD., University of Northern Colorado

Dr. Rebecca Canges, Chair and Associate Professor of Special Education
B.A., M.A., California State University, Long Beach; Ed.D., University of Southern California

Dr. Krista Griffin, Associate Professor of Elementary Education & Literacy
B.A., M.A., Ed.D., University of Northern Colorado

Dr. William Gustashaw, Assistant Professor of Special Education, Early Childhood, & Culturally & Linguistically Diverse Education
B.A., M.S., Indiana University-Bloomington; Ph.D., University of Virginia-Charlottesville

Dr. Kara Halley, Associate Professor of Special Education
B.A., Adams State College; M.A., Ed.D, University of Northern Colorado

Dr. Tina Herring, Professor of Special Education
B.A., University of Washington; M.Ed., Lewis and Clark College; Ph.D., Ohio State University

Dr. Deborah Horan, Chair and Professor of Elementary Education & Literacy
B.A., M.A., University of Colorado at Denver; Ph.D., Boston College

Dr. Kathleen Luttenegger, Professor of Elementary Education
BA, Mount Holyoke College; MA, Columbia University Teachers College; MBA, University of Denver; PhD, University of Colorado, Boulder

Dr. Roland Schendel, Associate Professor of Elementary Education & Literacy
B.A., University of Puget Sound; M.A., Ph.D., University of Northern Colorado

Dr. Ofelia Schepers, Assistant Professor of Elementary Education & Literacy
B.S., M.S., University of Kansas; Ph.D., University of Colorado-Boulder

Dr. Corey Sell Associate Professor of Elementary Education & Literacy
B.A., University of Mary Washington; M.Ed., University of Virginia; Ph.D., George Mason University

Dr. Peter Vigil, Professor of Special Education, Early Childhood, & Culturally & Linguistically Diverse Education
B.A., Metropolitan State College of Denver; M.A., Ph.D., University of Colorado

Dr. Ingrid Carter, Associate Professor of Elementary Education & Literacy
B.A., University of California-Santa Cruz; M.S., California State University-East Bay; Ph.D., Indiana University-Bloomington

 

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